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Gold Car Servicing in Orpington

Old Forge Garage provides three different levels of car servicing based on your amount of annual usage. Our Gold car servicing package is a premium product which gives Orpington motorists the same standards of excellence as a full car service from a main dealership. This page provides a breakdown of the elements contained in our Gold car servicing package.

Contact us today to book your car in for a service at our Orpington workshop, and don’t forget to check out our ‘Offers’ page to see if you can save money on our supporting garage services. We’re committed to providing value with an honest and transparent approach.

GOLD CAR SERVICING PRE-ENGINE CHECK

  • Check vehicle history
  • Check timing belt replacement interval
  • Check for damage to bodywork, lamps, trim and oil level
  • Fit protective covers
  • Check condition and operation of all seat belts
  • Check operation of interior and exterior lights
  • Check operation of ABS and airbag warning lights
  • Check air conditioning operation including bad odour
  • Check windscreen washers and wipers
  • Check horn
  • Check operation of suspension dampers
  • Lubricate door hinges, locks and bonnet catches
  • Apply Forté treatments to remove internal contamination
  • Check fuel cap

UNDER THE BONNET

  • Check cooling system including fan operation
  • Check and record antifreeze protection
  • Check and record brake fluid condition
  • Check all auxiliary drive belts
  • Check engine breather system
  • Check vacuum pipes
  • Check power steering operation and fluid condition
  • Check throttle body. Clean if required
  • Check battery level and lubricate terminals
  • Check and top up all under-bonnet fluid levels
  • Replace air filter
  • Replace spark plugs
  • Replace fuel filter
  • Replace pollen filter

VEHICLE RAISED

  • Check oil, filter and fit new sump plug washer
  • Check fuel lines and brake pipes
  • Check the condition and security of the exhaust
  • Check and top up axle and transfer box oil levels
  • Check and top up gearbox oil level
  • Check all steering and suspension joints, mountings and gaiters
  • Carry out tyre report
  • Check all wheel bearings for excessive play and noise (adjust)
  • Check CV gaiters and joints for wear or splits
  • Check clutch cable and cylinder
  • Grease all greasing points
  • Check operation and condition of front brakes
  • Check operation and condition of rear brakes including handbrake
  • Carry out brake report

VEHICLE LOWERED

  • Refill engine with specified grade oil
  • Torque wheel nuts and studs
  • Locking wheel nut key location

TO FINISH

  • Carry our diagnostic check
  • Reset service interval indicator
  • Road test vehicle and report any findings
  • Re-check engine oil level
  • Ensure all upholstery, gear lever, steering wheel, etc. are clean
  • Stamp services book(s)


FOR A BREAKDOWN OF ITEMS INCLUDED IN A GOLD SERVICE PLEASE SEE BLACK TICK BOXES

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE GOLD SERVICE CHECKLIST


To book in for Gold car servicing at our Orpington workshop, call Old Forge Garage now on 01689 823292.

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