Top Mechanics For Glow Plugs Replacement & Repairs in Staffordshire
Garage in Staffordshire, 15 years of experience
Our mechanic have 20 years experience on repairs cars and van, diagnostic, engine rebuilding, other mechanic have 10 years experience on cars diagnostic, mechanical repairs, and body work repairs.
ATANAS, Crewe • 15th March 2023
Ford Transit Custom • Glow plugs replacement (all)
Garage in Staffordshire, 22 years of experience
Hi, my name is Darren Branch. I have been working on cars most of my life, with 21 years worth of PROFESSIONAL experience. I have long realised that it is not the actual garage that you should be putting yo...
ANTHONY, Rowley Regis • 15th December 2022
Garage in Staffordshire, 9 years of experience
Mots class 4 5 and 7. All repair work servicing, brakes , tyres , exhaust and clutches.
ALED, Halesowen • 16th June 2022
Mercedes-Benz A-Class • Glow plugs replacement (all)
Garage in Staffordshire, 14 years of experience
Welcome to Shaft Motors Ltd. We have worked with many makes and models cars and light commercial vans for many years. I personally have around 14 years experience from assistant mechanic to senior technici...
MICHAEL, West Midlands • 25th October 2021
Nissan Qashqai • Glow plugs replacement (all)
Garage in Staffordshire, 30 years of experience
We are a small family run business established in 1984. Our main aim is to deliver professional services to the highest standards as we pride ourselves on keeping our customers happy and delivering their req...
DARYL, STOKE ON TRENT • 23rd March 2021
Ford Focus • Glow plugs replacement (all)
Mobile mechanic in Staffordshire, 25 years of experience
As a 17 year old i decided that i wanted a life in the Army, so i joined the Royal Engineers. On leaving the army i started working in the motor trade doing several jobs but mechanics was where i wanted to ...
GRAHAM, Walsall • 17th February 2021
Nissan Qashqai+2 • Glow plugs replacement (all)
Mobile mechanic in Staffordshire, 12 years of experience
I began my career with my apprenticeship in Poland before coming to the UK. My first role in the UK was with 4 Cars in Yardley, Birmingham for 7 years before moving across to Whittaker Fleet Care for around ...
CHRISTOPHER, Tamworth • 10th January 2021
Ford Transit • Glow plugs replacement (all)
Garage in Staffordshire, 10 years of experience
I started out working at the garage where I did my apprenticeship, and eventually climbed the ladder to a management position. I am also currently doing subcontracting jobs and MOT testing. I am also running...
Garage in Staffordshire, 20 years of experience
Sham's Autos began in 2002 as a business and through the years has developed a strong customer base and the garage has developed into what now is a 4 ramp workshop which includes an MOT ramp, we employ 4 ful...
Garage in Staffordshire, 17 years of experience
Talk Torque Ltd T/A Car Surgeon™ Car Surgeon™ is an auto repair facility dedicated to quality service and maintenance of general, high-end and performance vehicles at an affordable price. Many mainland...
RONALD, Birmingham • 4th April 2020
Garage in Staffordshire, 38 years of experience
I began my career with Ford where I completed my full apprenticeship and stayed with the business for around 2 years. I worked with VW for 8 years. I have also worked for other brands such as DAF trucks as ...
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KEITH, Cannock • 11th November 2019
Peugeot 307 SW • Glow plugs replacement (all)
Garage in Staffordshire, 25 years of experience
KJ Motors is an independent garage based in West Bromwich with a five star rating on google and check a trader . Sid as he is affectionately known by the locals owns and runs the garage. Sid is a fully quali...
Garage in Staffordshire, 30 years of experience
Has your car been giving you regular problems? Have you noticed a pipe leaking or engine overheating? Maybe it’s time you got your vehicle serviced. Who better to do it than the experts at R.P.S Garage Servi...
CRAIG, Wolverhampton • 12th April 2019
Ford S-MAX • Glow plugs replacement (all)
Garage in Staffordshire, 29 years of experience
Whatever attention your vehicle needs, we’re here to help whether you need a bulb replacing to a nationwide recovery we can help. With 30 years experience including training with the AA & RAC we are only to ...
MARK, Tamworth • 12th July 2018
Vauxhall Insignia • Glow plugs replacement (all)
Mobile mechanic serving Staffordshire, 28 years of experience
I started work with Ford dealership then moving to various dealers Vauxhall was my favourite. Once I qualified I went to work with the aa really enjoyed that job as it tested my knowledge and skill set. Move...
ROBERT, ASHBOURNE • 18th February 2023
Renault Megane • Glow plugs replacement (all)
Frequently asked questions about glow plugs replacement & repairs in Staffordshire
Read our answers to questions about glow plugs replacement costs, symptoms and more.
What does a glow plugs replacement in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire?
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 Staffordshire garages offer home collection and delivery for glow plugs replacement?
Yes, many garages in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire.
Can Staffordshire mobile mechanics do glow plugs replacement at my home or office?
Yes, Staffordshire 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.
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Mechanics in and around Staffordshire
- D R Automotive Ltd, Stone
- G&S Autos Centre Ltd, Cannock
- Iss Motors, Aberystwyth
- Joey Auto Group LTD, Rugeley
- M.E.Automotive, Hednesford
- P J MOTORS, Hednesford
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