Balmoral Road Car Sales & Crown Garage offer a full range of services
We provide one of the best services for MOT tests at our Garage in Dumfries. By using highly experienced staff and equipment you can be assured your car is in good hands to be inspected.
We offer a service that ensures Class 4 (Cars) and Class 7 (vans) can now be tested at our garage.
Contact us on 01556 509125 for more information on availability.
Vehicles in Britain are subject to an annual MOT test.
For vehicles that come within the MOT scheme, testing is mandatory every year after the vehicle is three years old.
For more information regarding the MOT test scheme visit the Direct.gov.uk website.
A small investment in routine servicing, plus a good inspection programme, results in a good return on that investment because of:
- Reduced cost of repairs over the car's coming years
- Peace of mind reducing the risk of breakdowns.
- Will reduce your costs for repairs in the future
- Less chance of accidents
- The possibility of greater fuel economy and keeps the vehicle to its maximum working order
Balmoral Road Car Sales & Crown Garage have fully qualified and experienced staff that can supply and fit brakes for all makes and models at competitive prices.
It is essential for your car to have the brakes in their full working order this can range from disc brakes, disc pads, brake calipers and brake pipes.
Are your brakes in working order?
When your brakes have a problem, common signs include below:
If your car is exhibiting any of these signs, don't hesitate to Balmoral Road Car Sales & Crown Garage Service Team as soon as possible to prevent further damage and cost to your pocket.
- Brake juddering when applied
- A grinding noise when brakes applied
- A high, hard brake pedal
- Rear wheels locking upon braking
- A squealing or grinding noise when braking
- If the vehicle pulls to one side when braking
- A loss of efficiency during heavy braking or on a long descent
- A general grinding noise when driving
At Balmoral Road Car Sales & Crown Garage we can cure most types of diagnostics on your car.
All cars are now fitted with computers and a myriad of technology to run and monitor the internal workings of the vehicle. One of the most important functions these computers provide is ensuring your car is operating within the manufacturer's parameters; the engine, safety systems (ABS, Anti-Slip etc. etc.) are all operating correctly and safely. Most people usually only become aware of the functions of these computers when one of the fault warning indicators illuminates on the dashboard.
Looking to buy tyres for your car? Balmoral Road Car Sales & Crown Garage can get you driving safe and legal on the road.
Look for cuts, cracks and bulges, or any other evidence of damage, from violent impact or kerbing, or excessive wear inner/outer of the tyre or middle of tread. Damaged tyres may be illegal and can be dangerous. For peace of mind, call into Balmoral Road Car Sales & Crown Garage for some friendly expert advice and ask for your free tyre check.
You may not be aware that over 10% of air-con gas permeates from the air-con system every year.
This means that it may not work as well as it should. This service is not part of routine vehicle servicing so if your vehicle is more than 2 years old it's probably due for a recharge.
Your car's suspension is a vital safety issue for your vehicle.
Worn shock absorbers not only reduce driver comfort, but they can also dramatically affect the handling and safety of your car.
Worn suspension components may also cause an irritating knocking noise.Book In
TerraClean is a patented technology which cleans the inside of your vehicle's fuel system. By removing carbon we can improve engine performance, reduce emissions and reduce vehicle running costs. Balmoral Road Car Sales and Service is your approved TerraClean service centre in Dumfries and Galloway. We are trained professionals who understand and use engine diagnostics to identify and resolve carbon-related problems to help achieve optimum engine efficiency for your vehicle.Book In
Advanced Driver-Assistance Systems (ADAS) have been developed to improve the driving experience. These systems use a combination of cameras and sensors that are often built into car windscreens. An ADAS calibration is a process carried out to correctly align the cameras and sensors of a car so that its ADAS system can work as intended.