Interim Service Carlisle Prices from £78.00


6 month, 40-point service

The Interim Service is designed for the high mileage car user, or vehicles which require frequent checks. Here at Thompson Service Centre we will test all the main moving parts that may need attention over a short period of time.

An interim service generally checks levels of the fluids, including brake fluid, screen wash and anti-freeze coolant. In addition to this, it will also check the condition of the engine, such as the plugs and filter, as well as testing the batteries, lights and tyres.

Here is a more detailed breakdown of exactly what is checked by us in an interim service:

  • Bodywork and mirrors etc.
  • Timing belt interval
  • ABS
  • Warning lights
  • All seatbelts
  • Interior and exterior lights
  • Front and rear windscreen wipers, washers and rear view mirror
  • Fuel cap
  • Air conditioning (if necessary)
  • Power steering
  • Auxiliary and fan belts
  • Air filter
  • Battery
  • Clutch
  • Handbrake operation
  • Gearbox oil and axel oil topped up
  • All fluid levels topped up
  • Inspection for corrosion
  • Engine oil replaced
  • Oil filter replaced
  • Steering and suspension
  • Exhaust system
  • Fuel lines, brake pipes, hoses and handbrake
  • Checks for signs of leakage from cylinders/callipers
  • Tyres
  • Brake pads
  • Drums and discs
  • Exhaust emissions

Full Service Carlisle Prices from £148.00


Annual 69-point service

Book a Full Service at Thompson Service Centre here in Carlisle and benefit from comprehensive car servicing and the reassuring expertise of our technicians.

We can be up to 40% cheaper than the main dealers and our highly trained technicians can service any make and model of car. We only use high-quality, original-spec parts and all our work is guaranteed for 12 months or 12,000 miles for complete peace of mind. We recommend you book a full car service once every year.

A full service here at Thompson‘s includes all the checks within an interim service along with the following:

  • Door hinges, catches and locks
  • Coolant system checked for leaks
  • Engine cooling fan
  • Operation of throttle checked
  • Air filter replaced
  • Condition of distributor cap
  • Checks for engine and gearbox mounts for wear
  • Starter motor cranking and security tests
  • Visual inspections of radiator and coolant pipes
  • All wheel bearings checked for noise
  • Check condition of all wheels
  • Check front and rear brakes

Following these checks, your service book will be stamped in recognition of the servicing which can be kept and shown as part of your vehicle’s history.

Major Service Carlisle Prices from £214.00

24 month, 71-point service plus parts replacement

Our most comprehensive car service product here at Thompson Service Centre, covering parts that are regularly recommended for replacement every two years.

We guarantee all parts and work for 12 months or 12,000 miles, and we employ expert ATA-trained technicians here at our base in Carlisle.

Included in a major service all wheels are removed and all brakes removed (pads) and inspected, cleaned and refitted and brakes re adjusted.

The service also Includes the following:

Change oil and filter

Remove all wheels and check brakes. Remove pads etc as nec clean and adjust.

Replace fuel filter where nec after checking previous records

Replace Air Filter where nec after checking previous records

Check Aux drive belts for wear and condition

Check antifreeze content

Check and top up washer fluid

Check and top up brake fluid

Check all lights for operation

Check serviceability of wipers and wiper blades

Visual check of exhaust

Check tyres for serviceability and wear

Check for and leaks from braking system

Check for any other leaks of fluids etc

Visual check of steering components and report

Visual check of all suspension components

Reset service indicator

Road test vehicle and report of any further actions that may be necessary.