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What happens during a car service?

What is checked during a car service will depend on which service type you select, however the following parts are likely to be checked...

When you take a car for servicing, the most important component involved in the car service is changing the engine oil.

When you take a car for servicing, the most important component involved in the car service is changing the engine oil.

Because every car and every car owner is different, Arnold Clark Service Centres offer different servicing options for your vehicle.

You can choose from a standard service from £119 or a major service for £169.

What is checked during a car service will depend on which type of service you select; however, the following parts are likely to be checked or replaced:

  • Lights
  • Wipers
  • All fluids levels
  • Brake pads, shoes, pipes and lines
  • Cambelt
  • Suspension dampers
  • Air filter
  • Spark plugs
  • Handbrake
  • Clutch cable freeplay
  • Fuel filter

View the full checklist.

Arnold Clark Service Centres also offer the following:

  • Free collection and delivery service
  • Free courtesy car while your car is in for service (insurance £12 per day)
  • Free fluid top-ups between service
  • Free health checks

For Service Plan enquiries, please contact 0141 772 4532.

Why not book your next service or MOT online now?

About the Author

Amanda Waugh

Staff Writer at Arnold Clark

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