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Solving Car Repair Problems on a Budget

Most people find themselves a little strapped for cash at some stage of their lives. Usually, it’s during their late teens or early twenties, whilst studying or partying too much. Either way, it makes owning a car – and solving car repair problems on a budget – that much more difficult, as constant payments for car maintenance can quickly drain limited finances.

It is therefore, both wise and practical to exercise a little control over how much you spend when solving car repair problems. Here are a few tips that can help save the pennies so you can afford to put petrol in your vehicle and actually go places!

One way of solving car repair problems on a budget is to avoid them in the first place. By washing your car regularly yourself (instead of taking it to an automatic car wash), you will save water (if you just use one bucket and a sponge), get a bit of exercise, but more importantly, you will protect your car from needing car repairs due to corrosion from excessive dirt and dust.

Also in the avoiding car repair problems vein, is driving carefully. Naturally, if you take more care whilst driving you will reduce the risk of anything happening to your car. Reckless driving often leads to unnecessary accidents and can lead to expensive car repairs and/or personal injury to another party.

Another tip is to tend to car repair problems early on. Contacting a SMART car repair technician to run car diagnostic testing on a regular basis, although costing something, will ensure that any car repair problems that arise will be taken care of early, before they develop into more complicated or extensive ones. By leaving a small problem unattended to, you may find that it compounds and ends up costing a lot more than the service would have anyway.

An additional point is to check your warranty. Many times consumers are unaware that certain repairs are covered by the warranty. It is, therefore, prudent, to keep all relevant paperwork regarding your car and its purchase, in a safe place.

Double check your warranty. No, it’s not a misprint, it’s true. Despite some warranties clearly stating what is covered and what is not, many dealers will try to talk their way out of it. Know your rights and stand your ground. Issues such as rail dust have had mixed success from consumers trying to get a replacement vehicle that has not been affected by it.

Should you have a small accident and scratch your car, then a paintless dent removal specialist can perform a car repair job that will leave you thinking you bought a new car! The price paid for this service is considerably cheaper than taking your car to a garage, a panel beater, or a painter, and the result is quite amazing.

It is important that should your car require significant car repairs, you use a reputable garage to avoid discovering the same problems resurfacing at a later date.

Whichever method you choose, it is still hard to believe that the paint used in car paint repair today originated from a substance comprised of items such as berries, blood, plants, soot and ash, during the cave men era.

Entering car repairs into any Internet search engine will direct you easily to a myriad of sites that focus on various aspects of car repairs for large and small cars. Linked to many of these are forums where you can chat to other users and gain insightful knowledge about the best garages, service personnel, and other tips for car repairs on a budget.

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Some reviews from our Satisfied Customers

Great work carried out
on 26, Mar 2017
Repaired two alloys for me. Great work carried out, friendly and fun service from the two gents and good value for money. I would definitely recommend.
Dave Williamson
from Cardiff
Excellent job
on 10, Feb 2017
Did a repair on my machine cut alloys came to my house were honest before they started that as it was a machine cut they could do a repair but not exactly match the finish well i'Il defy anyone to spot the repair it is an excellent job would defiantly recommend
John Carter
from Cardiff
Great service
on 07, Jul 2017
Great service, work and guys. As an accident prone driver I will definitely use them again!
Highly recommend!!
on 07, Oct 2017
Highly recommend!! Great job on a bumper repair, very professional service
Very pleased
on 18, Oct 2017
Very pleased with the work done by Carmond at LVV services. He managed to come out to do the work the day after I contacted him. Disguising/repairing a cigarette burn on the back seat. Looks good as new and at a reasonable price. Would definitely recommend. Very helpful and great friendly service.
HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
on 02, Sep 2017
Fantastic job Carmond! Very happy with the job you done for the wheel on my car and just a small fraction of a full refurb. Honest service, friendly and reasonably priced finished to a very high standard and a nice chat whilst the work was completed. Can not ask for more... HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
Fantastic service and a fantastic price!
on 21, Sep 2017
Fantastic service and a fantastic price! Would recommend them to anyone! My car looks good as new and it was completed in under an hour! Thank you guys!
Carla James
from Caerphilly
Very good service!
on 08, Sep 2017
Very good service! Great repair on my Hyundai rear bumper, can't tell its been repaired. Excellent price. Definately reconmmend,would use again if needed. Bonus of having repair completed on your own driveway!
Darren Yemm
from Swansea
Arrived on time
on 16, Oct 2017
A great job gents. Arrived on time and were polite friendly and knew exactly what they were doing. I have no hesitation in recommending LVV Services. Thanks loads
Very fair pricing
on 05, Oct 2017
Had the steering wheel refurbed brilliant job looks like new, attention to detail is excellent, its made my car look a lot better, i would def recommend, with very fair pricing
Terry Halling
from Swansea
Sorted my seats with burn holes
on 09, Nov 2017
Restored my alloy and sorted my seats with burn holes. Can’t fault at all.
Gethin Jones
from Cardiff
Very high quality work
on 16, Oct 2017
Had a scrape to the wheel arch repaired on TT and repairs to worn driver seat bolster. Very prompt and quick, very high quality work. Would definitely recommend
Andy White
from Swansea
Great service excellent repair
on 10, Jun 2017
Great service excellent repair on small dents on my Audi Q5 drivers door, can't tell its been repaired. Prompt arrival at my home two great guys excellent price. Definitely recommend,would use again if needed.
Stephen Waters
from Bettws - Bridgend
Repair job was amazing!
on 24, Feb 2017
Great service and came to the house which was a massive bonus! Had a scuffed black alloy, the repair job was amazing! Looks like new! Definitely recommend to anyone looking for a car repair!
Louise Baldwin
from Swansea
What a fantastic job
on 10, Nov 2016
Had a couple of dents removed from my black Kuga last week. What a fantastic job and what a nice couple of guys. Easy to deal with, punctual and professional. Will definitely use their services again and would recommend to anyone. Thanks Steve.
Andrew Knight
from Swansea
Brilliant guys!
on 15, Jun 2017
Brilliant guys! thank you so much for making my bump look a lot better! ? 100% recommend
Lauren Davies
from Bridgend
Repaired my seat fast
on 22, Nov 2017
Repaired my seat fast with no hassle! Fantastic efficient service, worth the money!
Shannon Horton
from Sarn Bridgend
Excellent job
on 18, Feb 2017
Excellent job, thank you Steve & Carmond very pleased with what you did I definitely use you again and definitely recommend you, once again thanks
Mark Meredith
from Cardiff
Highly recommended.
on 17, Nov 2017
Excellent service! Very professional and easy to deal with. Highly recommended.
Sam Small
from Gowerton Swansea
Good Value for money
on 09, Feb 2017
Good Value for money
Sue Russell
from Bridgend
Very happy
on 29, Sep 2017
Very happy with my bumper repair and cost
Dan Malfatti
from Cardiff
on 08, Aug 2019
Came to sort out a dent and some scuffed paintwork on my Maserati!! First class job quick and professional can’t see the repair - recommended
Steve Bridgend
from Bridgend

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