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Mobile mechanic in Cornwall, 6 years of experience

Worked in accident repair/mechanics for about 6 years. Made the transition to just mechanics in the last 3 years whilst doing private work for mostly friends and family.

357 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Cornwall, 25 years of experience

Andy Tomkins mobile mechanic I carry out all forms of on site vehicle repair work and servicing on all makes and models around the Cornwall and Devon area. I have been working in this industry for over 2...

28 Reviews

Garage serving Cornwall, 11 years of experience

9 years working in a busy local independent garage. now turned mobile mechanic big or small our van is kitted out for any job. Clutches Cambelts Diagnostics Servicing Brakes Any maintenance Mot work...

10 Reviews

Garage in Cornwall, 12 years of experience

Broken down We provide emergency roadside Assistance and recovery 24 hours if we cant fix your car at the roadside we will arrange recovery for you

17 Reviews

Garage in Cornwall, 13 years of experience

CJS Vehicle Repairs offers a wide range of car mechanic services, including engine diagnostics, brake repairs, oil changes, and general vehicle maintenance to keep your car running smoothly.

3 Reviews

Garage in Cornwall, 27 years of experience

Have worked at 3 garages throughout my career Specialising in diagnostics and general repairs I have just opened my own garage in Fowey This is a list of the work I can undertake diagnostics ,Cambelts...

44 Reviews

Garage in Cornwall, 33 years of experience

Hi I’ve got 33 years experience in main dealer and independent garages, including 24 successful years running my own garage and MOT station, Ive decided to take it a bit easier and just complete a few jobs a...

2 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Cornwall, 9 years of experience

Our goal is to provide you with excellent customer service, because we understand how important it is to be treated with kindness, honesty, and respect. Whether you want to have work done on your car, or jus...

7 Reviews

Garage in Cornwall, 30 years of experience

GMR General Motor Repairs offers a comprehensive range of automotive services as both a mobile mechanic and garage, ensuring convenience and flexibility for their valued customers.

85 Reviews

Garage in Cornwall, 34 years of experience

I have been in the automotive repair industry for 34 years. I first began to learn the trade in 1986. I worked with Volvo until 2004, learning the industry and gaining experience. I have also worked for vau...

2 Reviews

Garage in Cornwall, 21 years of experience

Hi I've been working on cars all my life I'm fully qualified and fully insured I will take your car for a mot from your home or workplace and bring it back and if it fails I will price it up for you.im strai...

26 Reviews

Garage in Cornwall, 15 years of experience

I began my career in computers and IT before taking a career change and worked in diagnostics from 2007 as a specialist and over the years integrated mechanics into the business and in 2012 the business was ...

26 Reviews

Garage in Cornwall, 18 years of experience

I began my career studying Automotive Engineering in School and then went onto college. My first job was at St just garage and I've had many other jobs since then. I have worked in a few fast-fit garages to...

8 Reviews

Garage in Cornwall, 18 years of experience

I have over 18 years experience within the Motor Trade. I’m happy to carry all types of work including Servicing and repairs MOT’s Welding Suspension work Clutches Diagnostic checks Brakes Tyres...

Frequently asked questions about power steering repair & replacements in Cornwall

Read our answers to questions about power steering repair costs, symptoms and more.

What does a power steering pump replacement in Cornwall involve?

Whilst there are variations between manufacturers, the basics are pretty similar.

The mechanic will;

  • Check the operation of the power steering pump if it needs to be replaced
  • Undo the power steering pipe unions attached to the pump
  • Drain the power steering fluid from the pump
  • Remove the power steering pump and replace it with the new unit
  • Put everything back together
  • Refill the PAS fluid and bleed the system
  • Start the car and test the steering

What are the symptoms of faulty power steering pump?

  • When power steering fluid is leaking from the pump unit.
  • The steering wheel is heavier to turn than normal.
  • When there is a squeaking or grinding noise from the unit when turning the wheel.

How long will a power steering repair take in Cornwall?

On average, power steering repair times can range from 1 to over 2 hours with an average of 1.2 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 faulty power steering an MOT failure?

Yes, faulty power steering will normally result in an MOT failure. Since steering is a safety critical component, the MOT tester will inspect it for insecure placement, fractures, misalignment, leaks and even lack of power steering fluid.

Is a power steering pump expensive to replace?

A power steering pump replacement can range from £200-£700 to replace depending on the make and model of the vehicle. The exact price will depend on the level of work required and parts needed to fix the problem.

How much does it cost to replace the power steering pump in Cornwall?

The cost to replace the power steering pump ranges from £200-£700. This price can change depending on the parts required for a specific make and model as well as labour rates of the area.

How much does it cost to replace a power steering rack in Cornwall?

The cost to replace a power steering rack is on average about £700 to £900 including labour costs in the UK. The exact price depends on the make and model of the car, if it's an electric or hydraulic steering rack, as well as local labour costs.

How long does it take to replace a power steering hose?

It can take about 1-2 hours to replace a power steering hose, but can be longer if there additional repair needed with other associated car parts.

What are the symptoms of a bad steering rack?

The symptoms of a bad steering rack include:

  • A loose steering wheel
  • Steering wheel shakes
  • A squeaking noise when turning the wheel
  • Burning oil smell
  • A feeling of resistance when turning the wheel
  • Unstability on motorway or at higher speeds

Can Cornwall garages offer home collection and delivery for power steering repair?

Yes, many garages in Cornwall are able to offer collection and delivery for a power steering repair. 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 power steering repair in Cornwall.

Can Cornwall mobile mechanics do power steering repair at my home or office?

Yes, Cornwall mobile mechanics can do a power steering repair 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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