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β€˜Our archive of posts about selected vehicles we have worked on in the past. Please use the search function below to look for a vehicle make, a running issue or anything else of interest.’

Adrian at Engine Carbon Clean East Midlands
MOT now PASSED - thermostat, engine mounts and Engine Carbon Clean (VW Caddy 2009 - 129,567 miles)
Diesel

MOT now PASSED – thermostat, engine mounts and Engine Carbon Clean (VW Caddy 2009 – 129,567 miles)

πŸ“ ‘So the Caddy SDI MOT was a FAIL on emissions… so had it carbon cleaned, was advised to replace thermostat, and what a difference, the van has now passed the MOT and its noticeable … smoother and quieter πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»’ ⚠️ Spending too much on fuel? MOT or service due?

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MOT Pass for this Aston Martin DB7 after an Engine Carbon Clean
Aston Martin

Two 1990s classics – turning an MOT Fail into a PASS for this rare Pre-Production Aston Martin DB7 after an Engine Carbon Clean, plus a nice Subaru Impreza

⚠️ Struggling on emissions for MOT? 🎯 A rare pre-production Aston Martin DB7 now passed its MOT, plus a rather nice Impreza. πŸ“ ‘After a narrow emissions fail at MOT followed an online recommendation to have my father’s DB7 looked at, and had my own 1997 Impreza (with a post-pandemic

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