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Regular Servicing.

It appears obvious and most people would agree, that regular vehicle servicing is vital to maintaining your safety while driving. However, there are many factors that may cause us to delay this action, such as time and money but if you ask any garage, it’s both safer and more cost effective to remain focused on regular vehicle servicing.

Why is it so important to get your vehicle serviced regularly?

When your car is ready for a service but you are too busy or low on cash to take it to a local garage, you may choose to let it run for a few hundred miles before eventually booking an appointment. However, you should know that getting your vehicle’s oil changed as soon as possible is in your best interest. Don’t delay bringing your vehicle in if you want to retain its performance and potentially extend the life of the engine!

It improves your safety

One of the most important reasons to maintain your vehicle is to guarantee that it is safe to drive. It’s important to get your oil changed on a regular basis, plus your technicians will also complete additional routine inspections to ensure there are no other underlying problems that might occur while you’re driving. Check your brakes, air and cabin filters, and tyre air pressure, among other things. You’ll be pleased you took your car in for that service rather than continuing to drive a potentially unsafe vehicle, plus if they detect an issue you’ll be able to make sure your vehicle receives quick repairs.

Preserves the value of your car

There is a distinct contrast between a well-kept vehicle and one that looks to have been neglected. If you want to use the car’s trade-in value to purchase a new vehicle in the future, how well you cared for it, not only visually, will be taken into account. If you’ve taken good care of your vehicle, it’ll have a high market value and you’ll obtain a greater trade-in value instead of junk components.

Reduces your operating expenses

Any seasoned driver understands the need of regular vehicle maintenance. They recognise that early detection and correction of issues may save a lot of money, time, and, most importantly, stress! Getting your vehicle serviced on a regular basis means you won’t be wasting fuel like so many other drivers. Running out of fuel, driving on tyres that have little to no wear, and driving without coolant are all things that may and will increase the amount of money you spend on your vehicle over time.

The importance of regular servicing. Contact Reliance Bicester

Get in touch to book an appointment

If you’re concerned that your car is due for a service but you’ve yet to book an appointment, then simply get in touch with friendly professionals at Reliance Auto Test, Bicester; we’re here to help!

Additionally, regular routine servicing and brake checks are crucial for increasing your vehicles longevity and maximising its performance. Not only does it work to rectify any current wear and tear in your vehicle, but it also effectively aids in preventing further damage from presenting itself in the future.


Our Services


Vehicle MOT

Our fully-equipped garage enables us to undertake MOTs and inspections on all vehicles in the Class IV, V & VII categories and we have the technical expertise to work on models of any type and age.

Vehicle Servicing

Car servicing is essential for keeping your vehicle well-maintained and in the best possible condition. Although not a legal requirement like MOTs, full annual servicing is highly recommended to increase the life-span of your vehicle and reduce the need for major car repairs.

Wheel Alignment

If you’re concerned about your vehicles wheel alignment, our latest equipment uses advanced technology making even 4 wheel alignment more accurate.

Breaking Systems, Discs & Pads

Brakes that function and operate smoothly are extremely important to ensure a safe driving experience. Brake discs & pads are crucial components of your car’s braking system and keeping them in optimal working condition is vital for the safety of both you and other drivers around you.

Vehicle Diagnostics & Repair

If you have a vehicle fitted with an Engine Control Unit (ECU), our qualified technicians can carry-out advanced car diagnostics and run your car through an ECU code reading machine, which will produce a unique report indicating if any further work needs to be done.

Inspection & Safety Checks

If you’re vehicle is experiencing vibrations or your vehicle is pulling to one side, then it’s time to check your brakes, suspension, steering or tyres.

General Repairs

Whether it’s an electrical fault or a worn clutch, a transmission or suspension problem, our experienced technicians can quickly diagnose and repair your vehicle.

Tyre Checks & Replacement

For safety reasons, it is recommended that you replace your tyres before the legal limit is reached. As an official partner of BlackCircle tyres, let us quote you.

Regular vehicle servicing and maintenance should also be done to avoid future inconvenience and unfortunate incidents on the road like sudden breakdown etc. It is wise to schedule and book a routine service to ensure your vehicle is always running smoothly whilst also protecting your safety on the road.

Pricing & Plans

For a quote, simply drop us a message to start a conversation and explain your vehicle concerns, or give us a call. We’re here to help!

Book Appointment

To book an appointment, you can send us a message with details of the problems with your vehicle. You can reach us via Facebook & Google, or simply pick up the phone and give us a call.

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(01869) 320032