Car Garage in Wokingham| Your Questions Answered
If you live in the Wokingham area and need the services of a one-stop car garage which can take care of car repairs, car servicing and MOT testing, look no further. Our MOT garage and workshop in Sindlesham provides a complete range of garage services for motorists across the entire Berkshire region. And we’re not just limited to working on cars either!
Our fully-trained and experienced technicians also undertake light commercial vehicle MOTs and light commercial vehicle repairs at cost-effective prices.
We also offer services as a vehicle welding garage and deal with any corrosion issues you might be experiencing. Customers often ask us questions about car repairs, light commercial vehicle MOTs and our supporting garage services. Here, we answer some of the more common questions we receive from Wokingham motorists but if you have a query that’s not included on this page, please don’t hesitate to contact James Autos on 01189770831.
Are you an MOT garage?
Yes. Call us to arrange an appointment and we will undertake MOT testing on your vehicle. MOT testing can be carried out while you wait in our comfortable viewing area. Each inspection takes about 45 minutes to complete and once we’ve passed your vehicle at our MOT garage, you are free to drive back to Wokingham or onto your next destination.
What happens if I don’t pass MOT testing?
The inspector will list the reasons why car or light commercial vehicle MOTs have resulted in failure. If you would like us to, our MOT garage can undertake any appropriate car repairs to enable your vehicle to pass on a retest. James Autos provides customers from Wokingham and Berkshire with free retesting at our car garage within 10 days of original MOT testing.
Do you undertake light commercial vehicle MOTs?
Yes. Light commercial vehicle MOTs are conducted in the same way as they are on cars. MOT testing on light commercial vehicles consists of checks on brakes, lights, emissions and safety aspects including the seat belts, seats and steering. For a full breakdown one very thing car and light commercial vehicle MOTs entail, callus now on 01189 770831.
We also undertake light commercial vehicle repairs at competitive prices.
How often do you recommend car servicing?
Full car servicing should take place every 12,000 miles or every 12 months, whichever comes first. If you are a high mileage road user from Wokingham, we suggest an interim service where we change the oil and filters, check the fluid levels and carry out a shorter multipoint check on your vehicle. An interim service should be undertaken every 6,000 miles.
Should I make an appointment for car servicing?
A full service will include a complete check of your vehicle. Car servicing is usually made by appointment only but if you’ve made the journey over from Wokingham looking for a service, feel free to pop into our car garage and check for availability as cancellations sometime occur. We do, however, recommend an appointment under most circumstances.
We also operate as a vehicle welding garage so if you have any corrosion problems, we can fix them for you and increase the chances of passing MOT testing.
Are your car repairs guaranteed?
Yes. All car repairs for motorists in Wokingham and across the Berkshire area are guaranteed and the OEM parts we use are covered by the manufacturer’s 12-month warranty. Our car garage caters for vehicles of all makes and models, and our experienced technicians will diagnose and complete car repairs to your total satisfaction.
I’m looking for a vehicle welding garage close to Wokingham. Can you help?
We are a dedicated vehicle welding garage just 10 minutes away from Wokingham, and we can provide suitable services at your request. Corrosive metals can cause your automobile to fail MOT testing. A skilled technician at our garage will provide any vehicle welding required on cars or light commercial vehicles to enable passes on annual MOT testing.
Are you able to provide repairs on my van?
Light commercial vehicle repairs are undertaken by our highly-skilled mechanics. We provide cost-effective light commercial vehicle repair services to keep vans running to maximum capacity on the roads of Wokingham and Berkshire. If you require light commercial vehicle repairs at a competitive price, contact us today for an estimate.
We’ll be as responsive as we can and will always try to minimise vehicle downtime so that you can have your fleet back to full strength, often on the same day as you book in.