FAQ’s at Major Motors Ltd

Vehicle Diagnostic in Stoke-on-Trent

Any Problems phone Major Motors for advice:

Do I need my car servicing?
Yes all cars need servicing, It depends on when it was last serviced and the mileage

Can I have my MOT before its due date?
Yes within a month before without losing any time.

Am I legal to drive my car if its failed a MOT?
No you should not drive your car it if its failed

I’ve got a engine/emission light on, do I need it looking at?
Yes it needs a electronic test 35 + vat to locate the fault.

My car is pulling over, what could it be?
First thing is to check your tyres and tyre pressures, if they are ok it needs to come in and lets check it out, it may be your brakes sticking , suspension or tracking

My car is making a noise when I press the clutch pedal
It sounds like the release bearing is sizing, so it will need a new clutch kit

I’m losing water and have to top it up , will I do any damage driving it?
Depends on how bad the the leak is, If it runs out of water and overheats you will do damage, so i would recommend getting it looked at ASAP.

If my red oil light is on am I OK driving it?
No you must pull over where its safe, and turn your engine off because it may do damage and be very expensive

Does the cam-belt/ timing belt need changing?
Yes we go on manufactures recommendations, but we do fit new tensioners and water pumps if the belt runs on them.

If my brake pads need replacing do i have to have discs as well?
No but It all depends on the condition of the disc and the thickness, we always use manufactures specifications.

Will you inform me if i need any extra work.
We always try to contact you first unless aranged first.

If you have any further questions or queries dont hestiate to contact us or alternativley fill out our enquiry form on the contact us page.

We can also offer the following:

  • Servicing

  • MOT’s

  • Diagnostics

  • Air Conditioning

  • Tyres

  • Four Wheel Alignment