The Car Service & Car Repair Resources Centre
Welcome to the Car Service and Car Repair resources centre that forms part of Oliver’s Car Service Centre, your local car mechanics offering car service and car repair solutions in Gorey. Please feel free to view and use any of the resources posted on this section of the site. If you need any help with your car service or car repair solutions then please get in touch with us.
At Oliver’s Car Service Centre, we strive to offer quality car servicing and car repair to the community in and around Gorey, County Wexford, and South Wicklow. In providing our customers with the best value in car service and car repair in the area, we believe this is just one of the things that make us among the best car mechanics in Gorey.
Oliver’s Car Service Centre, the one-stop-shop for all car services and car repairs located only a 5-minute drive from Gorey Shopping Centre & Tesco.
Is car servicing worth it? In this blog, Ian Oliver, Owner/Manager and resident car maintenance expert at Oliver’s Car Services, is going to talk us through why car servicing is important and how it can help prolong the life of your car or van.
Get your car ready for winter
What does tyre size mean?
To the untrained eye, the side wall of a tyre can look like a meaningless set of numbers, letters and symbols. Hidden amongst these is the tyre size. But what does it look like and, more importantly, what does it mean?
Thursday Tip: Why is having your wheels aligned important? Your Guide to Wheel Alignment Proper wheel alignment is vital to getting the most even wear and best performance from your tyres. Properly aligned wheels provide: Safe, predictable vehicle control A smooth and...
One of the most important aspects of car maintenance, which is often overlooked, is tyre condition and safety. As, and it can’t be stated often enough, the tyres of your car are the ONLY thing that is on your car that connects with the road. So when you add to this that you have no control over the road condition, you must keep your car tyres in the best shape that you can. There is a 5 point plan that, if you follow, will give you the best chance to keep your tyres in good condition and you safe on the road.
The tyres on your vehicle are the only part of your vehicle in contact with the road.
Therefore, they play a key role in vehicle safety.
Your car’s electrical system consists of the battery, starter and alternator. If any part of the system is not working as it should that the whole system will not run properly and as such the car is not running efficiently if at all.
Thursday Tip: Red Battery Light is lit on the dashboard Why you need to get it checked!It is that time of year again when the nights start to draw in and the darkness in the morning gets longer, and so we become far more reliant on the lights and, by default, the...
Thursday Tip: How to Jump Start Your Car and why sometimes it is best not to!Jump starting your car can be an easy way to get it going if the battery is flat. However, if they are not used correctly then using jump leads can cause damage not only to the leads but more...
Thursday Tip: Doing A Battery and Alternator Test with an Electronic Battery and Alternator TesterIn the last post we looked at how to test your battery with a multimeter. In this post we look at how to check your battery with an electronic battery and altenator...
Thursday Tip: How to test a car battery to make sure it is charging and discharging correctlyEvery car has one, and without it you'd be going nowhere! When you turn the key and hear a click, or nothing at all, here's a few tests you can do with a simple multimeter....
Car Service: Checking Tyre Tread DepthCar Service: Checking Tyre Tread Depth Why is the depth of tyre tread important? Making sure that your car tyres are legal is a fairly quick and in-expensive operation. It usually involves a visual inspection of your tyres, not...
We would recommend always carrying a set of spare bulbs with you just in case, Your Thursday tip from Oliver’s Car Service Centre in Gorey
Get your tyres checked and balanced this August for free
Media: Ian Oliver reveals where he saw a niche in the market for Oliver’s Car Service Centre in Gorey on South East Radio’s Business Matters with Karl Fitzpatrick
Ian Oliver reveals where he saw a niche in the market for Oliver’s Car Service Centre in Gorey on South East Radio’s Business Matters with Karl Fitzpatrick
Car Service: Get your headlights checked, cleaned and aligned
A little bit about a lot of car bulbs and car headlight alignment
Get a free headlight alignment, clean and bulb replacement this August with Oliver’s Car Service Centre
Get a free headlight alignment,
clean and bulb replacement this August with Oliver’s Car Service Centre in Gorey
Before to head off on long drives for your holidays, here are some checks you should consider completing.
August Bank Holiday Competition win a free service and diagnostic check over at Oliver’s Car Service Centre – worth €200
Win a free service and diagnostic check over – worth €200 at Oliver’s Car Service Centre in Gorey in our Bank Holiday competition
We are looking for a qualified car mechanic/technician to work in Oliver’s Car Service Centre in Gorey
We are looking for a reliable and qualified car mechanic/technician with professional experience in the repair of cars and light goods vans.
At Oliver’s Car Service Centre, we fix cars
Oliver’s Car Service Centre was founded to provide a reliable service with excellent standards in quality and your overall satisfaction. We are a family-owned and run business with a passion for automotive excellence.
We take responsibility for your car’s repair experience from the moment you call Oliver’s Car Service Centre to the time your car leaves our workshop.
We will make certain that every aspect of your visit will be executed with the utmost quality, honesty and precision.
Reliable car repair services with excellent standards in quality and your overall satisfaction
“Quality means doing it right, when no one is looking.”