Top Mechanics For Rocker Cover Gasket Replacement & Repairs in Cardiff
Garage in Bristol, 14 years of experience
K & C Garage was formed in 2015 by Matt Roxburgh. Owner Matt has been in the trade for over 15 years working in various garages and comes with a wealth of experience and the team are all fully qualified to c...
PAUL, Bristol • 30th November 2017
Land Rover Range Rover Sport • Rocker cover & gasket replacement - right
Mobile mechanic in Swindon, 15 years of experience
I did my apprenticeship at a garage in Swindon as I studied with Northstar College. After graduating I left and went to Charlie Browns auto services for 2-3 years. Following my time at Charlie Browns I went ...
Mobile mechanic in Mansfield , 30 years of experience
I began my career Zimbabwe as a motor mechanic and spent around 6 years here before coming across to the UK. I have worked for Jaguar and Aston Martin among others and contracted to different franchised deal...
ALASTAIR, Bristol • 4th November 2017
Chrysler PT Cruiser • Rocker cover & gasket replacement
Garage in Cardiff, 11 years of experience
11 years experience of Maintenance and Repairs of motor Vehicles
Garage in Cardiff, 17 years of experience
Having worked in main dealers for 17 years I gained a high level of skill and customer service. Having reached the level of master technician it was time to work for myself. I pride myself on delivering a h...
IAN, Cardiff • 20th February 2023
Audi A5 • Major Service
Garage in Cardiff, 15 years of experience
I have got 15 years experience spread across main dealers such as Ford ( 6 years), Mercedes (7years), Aston Martin (2years). I have decided to go out on my own. All work is carried out to the highest dealers...
LEIGHTON, Cardiff • 20th January 2023
MINI Mini Countryman • Brake pads replacement - front (all)
Garage in Cardiff, 20 years of experience
Cardiff Trade Centre is an amalgamation with Speedo Auto which was previously trading for over 10 years. The new business began trading in 2014. We operate a 4 ramp workshop with 7 staff and carry out all re...
PAUL, Cardiff • 11th January 2023
Mercedes-Benz E-Class • Interim Service
Garage in Cardiff, 10 years of experience
We have been established for over 10 years and we thrive ourselves off good customer service and honesty. All our technicians are fully qualified and insured to carry out repairs on most makes and models. W...
IAN, SOUTH GLAMORGAN • 12th December 2022
Garage in Cardiff, 4 years of experience
Capital MOT & Service Centre are a local, highly reliable garage offering MOT tests, services and a complete range of car maintenance repairs.All makes and models of cars, vans, MPV’s and large goods vehicle...
Mobile mechanic in Cardiff, 15 years of experience
I've worked on cars since a very young age I grew up working in my grandads garage called lower Stoke garage were we worked on a vast variety of cars i then moved on from there to become a recovery mechanic ...
Garage in Cardiff, 35 years of experience
Tudor Street MOT Station is run and operated by Johnny Singh who has over 35 years experience in both independent and dealership garages. The business operates with 4 fully qualified staff for your peace of ...
VICTORIA, Cardiff • 15th February 2020
Volvo V40 • Alternator replacement
Garage in Cardiff, 7 years of experience
I have been in the trade since 17 years old, so have over 7 years experience under my belt and am qualified up to NVQ level 3. I started out officially completing my apprenticeship with JJ Motors in Cardiff ...
CATRIONA, Cardiff • 1st March 2019
Audi A1 • Premium Pre-purchase Inspection
Garage serving Cardiff, 6 years of experience
we are a small garage focused on high quality repairs on all cars,from engine replace to custom jobs preparing a car for stage 1,2or 3 we can do it all air suspension components repair or replace to front m...
Garage serving Cardiff, 5 years of experience
Been working in a garage for more than 5 years as a mechanic. Now I am happy to travel to fix cars at your home and work address. If you have any questions just ask. Always happy to help
Garage serving Cardiff, 15 years of experience
Here at a l autos we cover all aspects of mechanical work we offer a mot service and the latest diagnostic technology we pride ourselves on being petrol and diesel engine specialist
Frequently asked questions about rocker cover gasket replacement & repairs in Cardiff
Read our answers to questions about rocker cover gasket replacement costs, symptoms and more.
What does a rocker cover gasket replacement in Cardiff involve?
There will be different requirement of the process depending on the engine manufacturer, but the basic requirement is similar as follows;
- Mechanic will inspect the rocker cover and the gasket.
- If necessary, the mechanic will replace the rocker cover gasket.
- Mechanic will clean the rocker cover.
- Mechanic will advise if any other parts need to be replaced.
- Mechanic will run the engine and check for any leaks.
What are the symptoms of a bad valve cover gasket?
As the component is simple, there are only a couple of points to look for;
- Oil seeping out between the rocker cover and the cylinder head
- Oil evident in the spark plug or injector wells
- Oil burning smells from the top of the engine
How long does it take to change a rocker cover gasket?
A rocker cover gasket replacement typically takes 1.5 hours, but times can range from under 1 hour to 2.5 hours. Ultimately, the time that the job will take depends on a range of factors. For example, 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 leaking rocker cover gasket an MOT failure?
While the rocker gasket cover is not checked during an MOT, any sort of leak that is excessive will result in an MOT failure. It's best to find out the source of the leak and get it fixed by a qualified mechanic.
Can Cardiff garages offer home collection and delivery for rocker cover gasket replacement?
Yes, many garages in Cardiff are able to offer collection and delivery for a rocker cover gasket 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 rocker cover gasket replacement in Cardiff.
Can Cardiff mobile mechanics do rocker cover gasket replacement at my home or office?
Yes, Cardiff mobile mechanics can do a rocker cover gasket 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 rocker cover gasket replacement cost in Cardiff?
The average cost of a rocker cover gasket replacement in Cardiff varies between £51 and £135, 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 Rocker cover, Rocker cover gasket, Rocker cover gasket, Rocker cover gasket and/or Rocker cover gasket. We have quotes for the top 40 manufacturers.
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- Mitsubishi Fuso
- Ford US
- Great Wall
- Aston Martin
- London Taxi's International
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Mechanics in and around Cardiff
- Avs Servicing, Wrexham
- Bmwhiz, Cardiff
- CURBSIDE REPAIRS, Caerphilly
- Dinapoli Motor Services, Cardiff
- Euro Testing Centre Ltd, Cardiff
- Evolution Hgv &Plant Repairs Ltd, Wrexham
- Greenlite Automotive, Newport Gwent
- Jones Automotive, Chester
- Mad Max Mobile, Pontprennu
- One Stop Autos, Cardiff
- Queensferry MOT Testing Station Ltd, Deeside
- Redline Auto Repair Centre, Cardiff
- Revolution Motors Ltd, Newport
- Roberts Mobile Mechanic, Gwersyllt
- SMR & Cure A Car, Deeside
- Stokes Mechanical Services, Holywell
- Taylor Tunes, Cardiff
- Three Lords, Carmarthen
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