Bishop Auckland Tyres N Tests Ltd is currently the only garage in the area to be accepted as a member of AutoCare, the UK division of European garage installer programme EuroGarage. The comprehensive scheme is designed to provide support for independent garages, helping members to maintain a professional service and image.
Business owner Steve Coulthard, who has carried out a complete revamp of the garage, is keen to encourage other garages to join the network, which offers a wide range of benefits to help members compete in an increasingly technical market place.
These include help with image and branding, marketing, training and IT software, while members will be registered on the AutoCare website www.autocareuk.com.
Among the criteria a garage must meet to be accepted as an AutoCare member is a commitment to quality service which customers can rely on. Any garages interested in joining the AutoCare scheme should contact Coulthard Motor Factors on 01388 661482. Bishop Auckland Tyres N Test, in Chester Street, as well as being a member of the Good Garage Scheme also, offers a comprehensive range of services, including class four, five and seven MOTs, all makes of tyres, exhausts, clutches, batteries and diagnostics.
The garage also has the equipment and expertise to carry out servicing and repairs on all new cars under the block exemption regulation, which ensures motorists have freedom of choice with regard to where their vehicles are serviced and repaired. Under the legislation, a warranty will not be invalidated if work is carried out by an independent garage as long as the car has been serviced to the manufacturer’s specification using original equipment or matching quality parts.
On the following pages you will see a brief description of the garage and the services it offers. We hope that this will help to answer any questions you may have, but if not please don’t hesitate to contact us as we’re more than happy to help.
Our contact details:
Bishop Auckland Tyres N Tests Ltd
9 Chester Street
Telephone: 01388 604485 / 661339 / 605687