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150 Reviews

Garage in Hull, 15 years of experience

I started my career back in the early 2000's working as a mobile breakdown and recovery technician. Having worked here for a number of years I then worked at several other independent garages. I have work...

138 Reviews

Garage in Hull, 16 years of experience

I began my career doing my apprenticeship with an independent garage in Cottingham, I was with the garage for 6 years. I set-up my own business doing mobile mechanics & recovery after my time in Cottingham. ...

32 Reviews

Mobile mechanic serving Hull, 15 years of experience

Mechanic Auto electrical Thatcham approved Tracker approved Love what I do on a daily basis.

39 Reviews

Garage serving Hull, 15 years of experience

I started tinkering with cars aged 15, I then worked with family and friends picking up knowledge from their expertise. At the age of 25 I decided to go forwards and gain my qualifications for mechanics I s...

45 Reviews

Garage serving Hull, 12 years of experience

I started out my mechanic career working with England's Garage in Scarborough for 6 years and it was here where I completed my apprenticeship. I operated my own business soon after this in 2010 as a mechani...

245 Reviews

Garage serving Hull, 20 years of experience

I have been in the motor trade for the last 20 years I have worked mainly in dealerships and have worked on a wide range of vehicles from cars to hgv I will be able to undertake most jobs at any location if ...

200 Reviews

Garage serving Hull, 10 years of experience

we are a family run business specialising in complex diagnostics issues and emissions problems including dpf filters we also have a fully equipped workshop to carry out general repairs and maintenance we are...

22 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in York, 23 years of experience

I am mechanic and mot tester with over 20 years experience In the motor trade. With 10 year management experience. I specialise in fault finding and diagnostics. I run a fully equipped mobile unit equipped w...

238 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Doncaster, 15 years of experience

Having done my apprenticeship in an independent garage for 5 years then spending the Last year of the apprenticeship at Volkswagen and spent 7 years thereafter. Left VW for Peugeot then BMW for couple years....

89 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Doncaster, 25 years of experience

I graduated from North Notts College and then moved on to do my apprenticeship at a placement in Retford, Nottinghamshire. The garage I worked out of specialized in Vauxhall repairs and servicing. I learned ...

243 Reviews

Garage in Leeds, 20 years of experience

We are a local garage that offer everything from remapping, Servicing, repairs, maintenance, exhausts, clutches, brakes, welding, alloy wheel refurb, wheel recolours, MOT's and much more and also as well as ...

437 Reviews

Garage in Nottingham, 25 years of experience

I have 25 years of experience in the mechanics industry. After leaving the Royal Engineers I started my mobile mechanic business, originally in Derby. After 7 years, I decided to move to Australia. While t...

1640 Reviews

Garage in Sheffield , 8 years of experience

I started my career as a mechanic at BMW undertaking an apprenticeship which lasted 4 years. After learning all the tricks of the trade at BMW I then went onto Land Rover for 2 years further enhancing my ski...

132 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Bolsover , 8 years of experience

Been a mechanic from school as i done mechanic courses in school and college with a pass! Worked in several mechanic/tyre garages also mobile tyre fitting working on all makes and models, light and commercia...

Frequently asked questions about glow plugs replacement & repairs in Hull

Read our answers to questions about glow plugs replacement costs, symptoms and more.

What does a glow plugs replacement in Hull involve?

  • The mechanic will pre-soak the glow plug threads with penetrating oil or similar and wait for it to take effect.
  • Mechanic will then ease the glow plugs undone and remove them one by one
  • New glow plugs will then be installed
  • Engine start up will be tested and error codes cleared down

What are the symptoms of bad glow plugs?

You may experience some of the following symptoms

  • Glow plug warning light flashing when the ignition is switched on
  • Engine management warning light (EML) lit
  • Struggling to start from cold
  • Excessive fuel consumption while the engine warms up

How long will a glow plugs replacement take in Hull?

On average, glow plugs replacement times can range from 1 to 2 hours with an average of just over 1 hours. The time that the job takes will depend on a number of factors, like your vehicle's make and model, year, as well as other factors. Select your car at the top of this page for information on job time and cost for your vehicle through ClickMechanic.

Is a faulty glow plug an MOT failure?

Yes, a faulty glow plug may result in an MOT failure - if the glow plug warning light on the dashboard goes off after a few seconds then it will normally pass the MOT (this is a sign the plugs have heated up correctly). If the warning light continues to flash or illuminate on the dashboard, it could result in an MOT failure as your vehicle may experience emissions issues.

How do you know if your glow plugs need changing?

Some tell-tale signs that your glow plugs may need changing include:

  • Engine misfiring
  • Rough idling
  • Decrease in fuel efficiency
  • Difficulty starting the car (especially in cold weather)
  • Dark or black-coloured exhaust smoke

Can Hull garages offer home collection and delivery for glow plugs replacement?

Yes, many garages in Hull are able to offer collection and delivery for a glow plugs replacement. With ClickMechanic collection & delivery is free if your vehicle is drivable. Once booked a mechanic will pick up the vehicle on the day and time of your choice, do the work, and return the vehicle at a time convenient to you. Simply enter your vehicle registration number and postcode to get an upfront price for a glow plugs replacement in Hull.

Can Hull mobile mechanics do glow plugs replacement at my home or office?

Yes, Hull mobile mechanics can do a glow plugs replacement at your home or office, provided there is a safe and sufficient space to conduct the repair or replacement. With ClickMechanic, once booked for a date and time of your choice, your booking will be offered to vetted mobile mechanics in your area.

How much does a glow plugs replacement cost in Hull?

The average cost of a glow plugs replacement in Hull varies between £109 and £133, depending on your car's make and model. See the averages for different makes below. We consolidate industry standard data with millions of data points to give you the most accurate price.

These estimates may include Glow plug.

Estimates on average repair costs, such as the above results for a glow plugs replacement, are based on ClickMechanic's quote data which combines multiple third-party sources. Actual costs may vary. We provide estimates on average repair costs for information only and accept no liability for any inaccuracies or errors. If you think an estimate is incorrect, please contact us to let us know.

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