Thank you for visiting GP Motors, your number one preference for your auto servicing essentials in Colgate, West Sussex. We're available for you irrespective of whether you require an MoT, vehicle servicing and maintenance, or merely require specific car parts and replacement.
Our qualified engineers are trained to service or fix any make or model by using the newest techniques and diagnostic equipment.
GP Motors specialises in MOT tests for most vehicle classes. We are able to provide extensive MOT tests along with automobile servicing in Colgate, West Sussex, for private customers and business clients. We can also usually supply, for your convenience, a free collection and delivery service, by appointment, to guarantee you never waste time needing to hang around waiting for the MOT or service.
We get the job done swiftly and effectively and can easily deal with almost all vehicle makes, including light commercial vehicles (LCVs).
Our well informed and helpful experts can advise you on the preferred course of action should your vehicle fail its MOT and need attention.
Fill in the booking/enquiry form in the "Contact/Booking" section and we will book you in without delay.
Take advantage of more out of your automobile, with regards to both durability and selling price, with regular car maintenance at GP Motors. Our experienced professionals are qualified to repair any car using the newest procedures and fault-finding equipment. We are committed to giving you a helpful, hassle-free and honest service.
We offer you 3 specific tiers of servicing to accommodate all requirements. No matter whatever your car needs - we can assist.
Our three levels of maintenance, Minor, Interim and a full or Major service, are obtainable - see below. The main thing you can do to extend the life and functionality of your automobile is to have an oil and filter change annually or every 6 to twelve thousand miles.
We advise receiving a Major Service annually to completely guarantee that your motor vehicle is functioning to the ideal efficiency. This can certainly help prevent sudden breakdowns and enable you to plan for your vehicle maintenance through the year.
All spare parts used by GP Motors are manufactured to Original Equipment (OE) standards.
We even offer Manufacturer Sechedule Services. Get in touch with us for more about this.
Vehicles we can service:
GP Motors is not only your local garage. We take great pride in fantastic customer care and high quality workmanship.
We will get you back on the road rapidly, with expert vehicle routine maintenance and servicing. Our warm and professional crew can provide complete automobile diagnostics services for all makes.
Here at GP Motors we take care of all sorts of car repairs, small or large. Due to the fact that we are an independent garage, you will spend less money having your automobile serviced through us, when compared with what you would shell out at a main dealer. It is not uncommon for our fees to be no less than fifty percent below main dealer charges. All work carried out is undertaken to car dealership requirements without compromise in quality. Every single automobile service will be conducted based on the manufacturer part recommendations to ensure that the parts we use are actual parts of OE ( Original Equipment ) standard. This signifies every car is serviced with authorised components.
We benefit from an impressive community reputation as one of the leading private vehicle garages in West Sussex. Our faithfulness to manufacturer maintenance schedules means any outstanding vehicle warranties remain whole. We strengthen our skills by equipping our work spaces with the most up-to-date servicing and diagnostic technology.
Some of the countless examples of exactly what we undertake consist of:
Our fully trained technicians can carry out all kinds of mechanical car repairs.
Just a few of the many examples include:
We can deal with all ABS faults on your vehicle, from minor problems to major repairs. We cover most car manufacturers such as BMW, Audi, Seat, Ford, Volvo & Volkswagen.
We can reset your airbag light for any fault codes registered in your airbag module. We trace faults and rectify on Airbag Systems We also supply and fit new and used airbags
We can repair or replace all types of alternators for every make and model of car are available in the event of malfunction. We also supply budget and premium battery.
Our full brake inspection examines the condition of all your car brakes and its components such as brake pads, discs & drums to keep you safe and to help prevent more costly repair bills in the future.
We can inspect and replace you cambelt (timing belt), either as part of a scheduled service, or as an individual action. Cambelt replacement costs are set according to your vehicle.
We provide clutch operating maintenance inspection and servicing. Genuine and OEM replacement Clutch components to suit your vehicle and budget
We specialise in diagnostic fault finding and use state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment for diagnosing and repairing today's modern cars and vans.
We specialise in ECU maintenance and servicing which can significantly improve your car’s performance and also fuel consumption. ECU remapping also available.
We perform emission testing to diagnose emission faults. We also repair/replace sensors, DPFs, and emission control systems.
We can replace or repair exhaust parts that are damaged or require replacement. We supply and fit exhausts and catalytic converters for virtually all makes of car and van.
We can arrange for the removal, repair and re-fit of gearbox transmissions. We also offer a high quality gearbox replacement service.
We provide car key cutting / car key programming. We can also supply a new chip and reprogram the key if the key or chip has been lost.
We can replace your old or broken number plate. We are fully compliant with Police checks and MOT requirements.
GP Motors specialises in MOT testing with all vehicle class inspections available. Our helpful engineers will advise you of the best course of action should your vehicle fail to meet the standards required of the tests.
We will assess the state of your radiator and service your cooling system fully. We undertake repair and reconditioning of car radiators.
Our expert technicians are trained to service any make and model of car using the latest techniques and diagnostic equipment, and are committed to providing a friendly, straightforward and honest service.
We diagnose any problems with your car's ESP or suspension, and we can then quote for any remedial work be it a simple sensor or something more serious.
We offer engine tuning and remapping services to help you get the most out of your car or to rectify and tuning issues causing engine trouble.
We supply both budget and branded premium tyres. We also offer full wheel balancing and wheel alignment services to ensure you stay on the straight and narrow.
We are experienced in and perform all types of welding necessary to repair and maintain your vehicle, from pre-MOT and MOT failure repairs to general bodywork and exhaust welding.
We offer a full contaminated fuel removal service. If you've put the wrong fuel in your car we can drain the tank, flush the fuel system and get the vehicle on the road again.
GP Motors provides full servicing for all major makes and models - according to vehicle manufacturer schedules and guidelines.
We only make use of spares that are comparable to or exceed the requirements of those spares initially employed by the vehicle producers (Original Equipment OE standards).
Below are our basic prices for servicing (dependant on vehicle).
We also offer manufacturer schedule servicing. Contact us for a quote.
Our three levels of service are designed to meet the varying needs of cars no matter their age, condition or history.
This service covers 31 checks including an oil and filter change and a general health check of the main components on your car.
A comprehensive service with 49 checks. It includes the replacement of engine oil, oil filter and air filter and an extensive range of checks to ensure optimum running of your vehicle.
A comprehensive service covering everything included in the Interim Service and also items that are regularly recommended for replacement every 2 years.
We are also able to perfom a Manufacturer’s Service for you vehicle. If you would prefer this option instead of one our menu services, please ask for a quote specific to your vehicle.
|LIGHTS AND ELECTRICAL SYSTEM|
|1: Check operation of exterior lights||✕||✕||✕|
|2: Check headlight alignment||✕|
|3: Check rear reflectors||✕||✕|
|4: Check operation of instrument warning lamps||✕||✕||✕|
|5: Check illumuination of dash and heater control lamps||✕||✕|
|6: Check battery condition and connections||✕||✕|
|7: Check horn||✕||✕||✕|
|8: Test / advise alternator output and security||✕|
|INTERNAL / VISION|
|9: Check door / bonnet lock operation and lubricate locks, hinges and catches||✕||✕|
|10: Check windscreen wiper and washer condition and operation||✕||✕||✕|
|11: Top up windscreen washer reservoir with additive if required||✕||✕||✕|
|12: Check / advise pollen filter condition, replace if necessary*||✕||✕|
|13: Check air conditioning system / temperature if applicable||✕||✕|
|14: Drain engine oil and refill*||✕||✕||✕|
|15: Replace oil filter||✕||✕||✕|
|16: Replace air filter||✕||✕|
|17: Replace fuel filter (if fitted and external from fuel tank)||✕|
|18: Check / advise general oil leaks||✕||✕||✕|
|19: Check / advise coolant level and antifreeze strength||✕||✕||✕|
|20: Top up antifreeze if required||✕||✕|
|21: Check coolant hoses for leaks and condition, incl. header tank||✕||✕||✕|
|22: Check condition and tension of auxiliary drive belts (excl. timing belt)||✕||✕|
|23: Spark plugs changed according to mileage*||✕|
|24: Check / clean HT leads and components (if fitted)||✕||✕|
|25: Check / adjust valve clearances (if fitted)||✕|
|26: Visual check of fuel system (incl. tank and cap)||✕||✕|
|27: Check timining belt replacement interval & report if due according to mileage / age||✕||✕||✕|
|28: Check brake servo operation||✕||✕||✕|
|29: Check / advise brake fluid level and boiling point||✕||✕||✕|
|30: Top up brake fluid if required||✕||✕||✕|
|31: Visual check of brake pads for wear or damage||✕||✕||✕|
|32: Visual check of brake callipers for leaks and security||✕||✕||✕|
|33: Visual check of brake discs, shoes and cylinders for wear or damage||✕||✕||✕|
|34: Visual check of brake pipes and hoses||✕||✕||✕|
|35: Check operation of handbrake||✕||✕||✕|
|36: Check security of handbrake linkages and travel and adjust if required||✕||✕|
|STEERING / SUSPENSION|
|37: Check condition of road springs||✕||✕||✕|
|38: Check power steering fluid reservoir||✕||✕||✕|
|39: Check steering / suspension components for wear and corrosion||✕||✕||✕|
|40: Check steering rack gaitors condition||✕||✕|
|41: Check shock absorber condition and mounting, report any leaks||✕||✕|
|42: Check wheel bearings for excessive play or noise||✕||✕|
|43: Check drive shaft gaitors for security and report any leaks||✕||✕|
|44: Check gear box fluid level manual / automatic differential (if applicable)||✕||✕|
|45: Check / adjust clutch operation||✕||✕||✕|
|46: Check for transmission oil leaks||✕||✕||✕|
|47: Check condition of clutch cable (where visible)||✕||✕||✕|
|48: Check / advise condition of exhaust and mountings||✕||✕||✕|
|TYRES / WHEELS|
|49: Check tyre condition and tread depth (incl. spare)||✕||✕||✕|
|50: Check / adjust tyre pressures (incl. spare)||✕||✕||✕|
|51: Remove all road wheels and check flanges and mountings||✕|
|52: Check wheel nut torque to manufacturer’s specification||✕||✕||✕|
|53: Carry out engine management system scan||✕||✕|
|54: Reset vehicle service light where applicable||✕||✕||✕|
|55: Stamp service book||✕||✕||✕|
Feel free to contact us if you have any questions or would like to book in your car.