What does a full service include on a car?
A car service can involve up to 50 or more components, systems checks and adjustments including: An engine oil change and/or filter replacement.
Checking lights, tyres, exhaust and operations of brakes and steering.
Ensuring your engine is ‘tuned’ to run in its peak condition..
How much does a full service on a car cost?
The average cost of a Full Service is £151.00. Prices range from £133 to £300. The average cost of a Major Service is £284.00. Prices range from £250 to £400.
Do they clean your car during a service?
As well as changing the engine oil, a basic service should check all other fluid levels in the car including screen wash, brake fluid, engine coolant and power steering fluid level. If any look too low, fill them up. It will also check your anti-freeze concentration.
Is it hard to service your own car?
Routine servicing is pretty easy — changing the oil, replacing brake pads, engine air filters, cabin air filters windshield wipers, change a battery, etc is not a big challenge. Getting deeper than that can be so fiddly & painful with the cramped working spaces on current cars, that you probably won’t want to go there.