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Top Mechanics For Rocker Cover Gasket Replacement & Repairs in Derbyshire

658 Reviews

Garage in Derbyshire, 25 years of experience

I completed my apprenticeship at a small garage in Nottinghamshire called Underwood Garage and after my apprenticeship I worked in the business for 5 years. I worked in recovery after the garage as a dedicat...

56 Reviews

Garage serving Derbyshire, 13 years of experience

I started my car repair Apprenticeship in 2004 and finished it at a main Land Rover dealership as a Diesel Specialist. After working at several garages I've decided to start a business as a mobile mechanic. ...

39 Reviews

Garage serving Derbyshire, 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 ...

270 Reviews

Garage serving Derbyshire, 12 years of experience

I started off my career at a local independent garage where I stayed for 5 years. This was a VW, Audi specialist, which really gave me some in-depth knowledge on these vehicles. Following this I then went on...

490 Reviews

Mobile mechanic serving Derbyshire, 20 years of experience

I began my career with Formula 1 Auto Centres as a tyre & exhaust fitter for around 1 year. I wanted to gain my proper qualifications so I studied at college to gain my NVQ Level 2 and 3 and subsequently I...

204 Reviews

Garage in Deeside, 20 years of experience

The majority of my experience has come from working for main dealers and learnt many skills through this route. I have worked for Saab, Ford, Citroen, Renault and most recently Vauxhall. I was there for 6 y...

193 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Loppington, 33 years of experience

Hometune was originally established in 1968 as the first mobile car engine tuning company in the UK. Originally a franchise with over 150 vans nationwide, we have been owned and run by such companies as Maz...

125 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Derbyshire, 50 years of experience

John owns and runs Premier Vehicle Services. Prior to that began his mechanic career with an apprenticeship in 1970 with a garage in Repton and spent a number of years there before moving on. He worked with ...

34 Reviews

Garage in Derbyshire, 15 years of experience

Servicing and repairs to all makes and models. MOT failures. Breakdown and battery assistance. Diagnostics. Friendly service

1636 Reviews

Garage in Derbyshire, 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...

35 Reviews

Garage in Derbyshire, 19 years of experience

Fully qualified level 3 dealer mechanics ev/hybrid trained with mot license.

25 Reviews

Garage in Derbyshire, 30 years of experience

Do the following services : Servicing, Brakes, Tyres, Engine treatments, Tracking and MOT

38 Reviews

Garage in Derbyshire, 19 years of experience

We are mechanics you can trust. We thrive on customer service and the best prices around. We have a NO MESS,TIDY UP policy with our technicians. Our workshop is modern and clean with nice bright color theme....

30 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Derbyshire, 5 years of experience

Did my qualifications through college since then I have worked on a range of cars from small hatchbacks to large suvs of the job is small or large guaranteed I’ll do the work to the highest standard

272 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Derbyshire, 34 years of experience

I have worked for some of the UK’s largest names in motor vehicle repair/breakdown sector Establishing my own business in 2005 offering a professional,friendly and reliable mobile service covering most car...

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Frequently asked questions about rocker cover gasket replacement & repairs in Derbyshire

Read our answers to questions about rocker cover gasket replacement costs, symptoms and more.

What does a rocker cover gasket replacement in Derbyshire 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.

How much does it cost to replace a rocker cover gasket in Derbyshire?

Prices for a rocker cover gasket replacement range from £65 to £210 with an average cost of £110. Ultimately, the cost of replacing the rocker cover gasket depends on your car and what parts your car's manufacturer recommends using for the replacement. Find out what you could save by having your rocker cover gasket replaced by ClickMechanic by selecting your car at the top of this page!

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 Derbyshire garages offer home collection and delivery for rocker cover gasket replacement?

Yes, many garages in Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire.

Can Derbyshire mobile mechanics do rocker cover gasket replacement at my home or office?

Yes, Derbyshire 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.

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