CAR BREAK DOWNS, FLAT BATTERY ETC WILL BE CHARGED AT A FLAT RATE OF £35.00 IN SWANSEA AREA'S FROM 9 TO 5, AFTER THAT TIME IT WILL BE A £50 CALL OUT CHARGE, EVEN IF WE DONT GET YOUR CAR STARTED THE CALL OUT CHARGE STILL APPLIES, OTHER AREAS OUT OF A 8 MILE RADIOUS WILL BE CHARGED MORE SO FOR EXAMPLE A CALLOUT TO LLANELLI WILL BE £45 FROM 9 TO 5, £60 OUTSIDE THOSE TIMES ETC ETC, PLEASE ASK FOR PRICE BEFORE YOU CALL US OUT, AS THERE WILL BE NO PRICE REDUCTION WHEN WE ARE ON THE JOB, PAYMENT IS ALSO PAYABLE AS SOON AS WE ARRIVE BEFORE WE EVEN LOOK AT THE CAR, I HOPE YOU UNDERSTAND THIS IS DUE TO A LOT OF TIME WASTERS WHO PHONE AND SAY THEY HAVE A FLAT BATTERY WHEN THEY CLEARLY KNOW ITS A LOT MORE THAN THAT.
WARNING LIGHT LIST
Warning Light Engine management warning light indicating the system
has picked up a fault, and can only be diagnosed with diagnostic
equipment. The vehicle may lack power when the warning light is on, this
is sometimes built into the system to get you home or to a garage. The
vehicle may be driven while the warning light is on provided the vehicle
is running without any misfires, but should be checked out as soon as
ABS Warning Light The anti-lock braking
system is a safety system that stops the wheels from locking up and
therefore prevents the vehicle from skidding. If the ABS Light comes on
it indicates a fault with the Anti-locking Braking System and should be
checked over for faults. You can drive the vehicle while the light is on
but the ABS may not work and defaults back to normal braking.
Warning Light The Brake Warning Light can be caused by low brake fluid
in the system or brakes pads wearing thin. The Brake Fluid level should
be checked at once, and topped up, a low fluid level may be due to a
leak. The brake system should be checked out as soon as possible. Also
make sure the handbrake lever is fully off, as it shares this warning
Traction Control Warning Light Traction Control
/ Anti slip programme is built into the ABS system, but this time it
detects if a wheel is spinning due to slippery conditions or driver
error. The system will apply pressure to the brake on the wheel or
wheels that is spinning. The warning light will show if it detects a
fault with the system. It will be displayed along with the ABS light if a
fault is picked up. Diagnostic equipment is needed to find and rectify
Electronic Stability programme Warning
Light Electronic Stability Program detects, prevents and recovers the
vehicle from skids. It helps the driver from losing control on slippery
roads or due to driver error. The warning Light may come on while the
system is active. If the light stays on it has picked up a fault and
will need diagnostic equipment to diagnose the fault.
Warning Light The Battery Warning Light should come on when you turn
the ignition on and go out when the engine is started. If the Battery
Light is on while the engine is running it indicates a fault with the
charging system and may run the battery flat in a very short time. If
the battery light is not coming on when the ignition is switched, it
also indicates a fault.
Engine overheating Warning
Light If the Overheating Warning Light comes on while the engine is
running, the engine should be switched off straight away. The water
level should be checked when the engine has cooled down. The cooling
system should be checked over for any leaks or faults which is causing
the engine to overheat. Major engine damage can be caused if you
continue to drive with a overheated engine!
Light The Oil Warning Light indicates low oil pressure, and can cause
major engine damage if the engine is kept running with the Oil light on.
The Oil Level should be checked and topped up if low. Do not over fill
with oil, click on the OIL GUIDE link above for the correct oil grade
for your vehicle. The Oil Level should be kept between the min and max
on the dipstick.
Diesel Particulate Filter Warning
Light This warning light is for the Diesel Particulate Filter (may be
displayed simply as DPF). The Diesel Particulate Filter is designed to
remove diesel particulate soot. The warning light will come on to warn
you the filter is more than 75% full of soot or the additive tank that
some systems use is low on additive. It may be possible to clear the
soot by adding a bottle of Forte DPF Cleaner to the fuel and driving
over speeds of 40 mph for more than 10 minutes. If this does not clear
the light the additive tank may need filling up with special additive.
We carry out DPF regeneration using our diagnostic equipment.
Bag Warning Light The Air Bag Warning Light indicates a fault with the
Supplemental Restraint System, and can only be diagnosed with
diagnostic equipment. The vehicle may be driven while the warning light
is on, but the aig bag safety system may not work when the light
indicates a fault. For fault codes
water trap Warning Light The water
trap warning light indicates their may be water in the fuel filter and
either needs draining or replacing with a new fuel filter. Once drained
or replaced the light should go out.
Glow Plug Warning
Light Glow Plug warning light indicates the system has picked up a
fault with the glow plug circuit or the engine management,and can only
be diagnosed with diagnostic equipment. The vehicle may lack power when
the warning light is on, this is sometimes built into the system to get
you home or to a garage. The vehicle may be driven while the warning
light is on provided the vehicle is running ok, but should be checked
out as soon as possible.
Tyre Pressure Warning Light
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System will display a warning light if the
system detects a wheel is low on pressure, and should be checked for
Spanner Warning Light This warning light is
used on Vauxhall / Opel vehicles indicating the system has picked up a
fault with the Engine management, and can only be diagnosed with
diagnostic equipment. The vehicle may lack power when the warning light
is on, this is sometimes built into the system to get you home or to a
garage. The vehicle may be driven while the warning light is on provided
the vehicle is running without any misfires, but should be checked out
as soon as possible.
Spanner Warning Light The Spanner
warning light is a reminder light that the vehicle is due for a
service. It will need resetting after each service.
Power Steering Warning Light This warning light is used on mainly
smaller vehicles fitted with Electric power steering units. The warning
light will come on if it picks up a fault with the system, which when on
you will notice the steering will feel heavy. On some vehicles the
battery warning light will come on as well, this is due to a charging
problem and not a electric power steering fault. The system will need
diagnostic equipment to find which part of the system is at fault.
overheating This warning light is displayed if the Catalytic Converter
is over heating, the vehicle should be stopped as soon as possible and
left to cool down. Have the vehicle checked out.
out Warning Light This warning light is displayed if a light is out on
the vehicle, maybe a sidelight, brake light, reversing light, a quick
check around the lights and a new bulb should solve the problem.
Light on Warning Light This warning light is displayed if the rear fog
light is switched on. The rear fog light should only be used in very
Fuel level on Warning Light This
warning light is displayed if the fuel level in the vehicle is running
low and should be refuelled as sonon as possible.
Full beam on Warning Light This warning light is displayed if the head light full beam is on.
Screen Wash Warning Light This warning light is displayed if the screen washer fluid level is running low.
Warning Light This warning light is displayed if the cooling system
radiator fluid level is running low, only check the cooling system level
when the coolant temperature as cooled down, please refer to the owners
handbook for more advise.
Mon - Fri: 9AM - 5PM
Sat: 10AM - 12PM