PITSTOP - Letchworth specialise in car care for all types of Cars & Vans. We use The Good Garage Service Schedule so you can make sure that your car is serviced to an agreed standard. This type of servicing record can greatly enhance your chances of improving a sale price or trade-in. Please Note, we ONLY use Top Quality Branded serviceable parts on your car or van when servicing or replacing.


Servicing on vans


Large vans:

Service A  £169.00
inc. oil, filters, levels

Service B  £210.00
inc. oil, filters, levels

Six weekly RHA  £65.00
vehicle inspection

We also service and carry out mechanical repairs to all makes of cars, petrol or diesel

Please call for quotes on all repairs inc. tyres, brakes, clutches, cambelts etc.

ROAD TEST​S                                                                                      


check steering for pull / vibration / travel                                            

check clutch for slip / judder                                                          

check brakes for pull / judder                                                          


VEHICLE ON FLOOR                                                                                

check exterior lights operation

check seat belts (excluding any child seats if fitted and report)

check wipers condition and operation


check front washer operation and top up

check rear washer and wiper for condition and operation

check condition and tension of fan / aux. belt where visible

check instrument panel for warning lights and report

check / top up power steering reservoir (if applicable)


VEHICLE ON RAMP                                                                                 

​check and report Wheel Alignment or Geometry

​check steering gaiters, joints and dust covers

check prop-shaft, suspension joints and grease nipples where fitted

check wheel bearings for excessive play or noise

check inner and outer driveshaft gaiters

check tyres size, condition, tread depth, and fitment included spare

check clutch operation and top up fluid if applicable


check shock absorbers and spring condition (where visible)

check and adjust tyre pressures (including spare)

check condition of brake pads and shoes

check condition of brake discs and drums

check condition of wheel cylinders, calipers and adjusters

check handbrake linkages

check exhaust system

check any items reported by customer

SERVICE TASKS                                                                                   

replace engine oil and engine oil filter

replace air filter

check coolant level and top up if required

check brake fluid level and top up if required

check anti-freeze strength MIN -20

check battery condition and grease terminals if accessible

lubricate accessible door hinges

lubricate bonnet catch


SCHEDULED SERVICE TASKS                                                                         

​check for timing belt replacement interval and report if

due according to mileage or age

check for Pollen Filter replacement interval and report if

due according to mileage or age

report if Spark Plugs are due to be changed according to

mileage or age

reset vehicle service light where applicable subject to

data and tooling availability

ROAD TEST                                                                                       

road test

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