Servicing

Basildon Motoring Centre offer a wide range of services

With a comfortable waiting area including complimentary drinks and things to keep the children amused, you can sit back and relax while we take care of your car.

We are located on a main bus route or just a short walk into Basildon town centre.

We pride ourselves on exceptional customer service with main dealer trained technicians to the highest standards.

All prices listed are correct at time of publication and may change

We provide one of the best services for MOT tests at our Garage in Basildon. 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 01268 820000 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.

£40.00

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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

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Longmans Motors 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 Longmans Motors 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

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At Longmans Motors 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 manufacturers' parameters; the engine, safety systems (ABS, Anti-Slip, 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.

£60.00 inc VAT

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Looking to buy tyres for your car? Longmans Motors 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 Longmans Motors for some friendly expert advice and ask for your free tyre check.

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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.

£60.00 inc VAT

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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.

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We carry an extensive range of batteries, which are available to be fitted while you wait. Ranging from a 3-year, 4-year & 5-year warranty

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