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We are part of the Car Wash Cafe and South Wales Car Sales. We are also a Quantum Tuning Partner and we can offer every service you will ever need to keep your vehicle on the road.
We have recently become an RAC Dealer Partner.
Whether you are broken down and need recovering or just a quick winter inspection, we can help! We have over 20 years experience and are all fully qualified mechanics.
Our Managing Director Lee Pallister firmly believes that the bar needed raising when it comes to customer service and customer satisfaction in South Wales's motor industry. This is why when you visit any of his businesses, you are treated as valued customers and afforded the very best customer service available. We either employ qualified staff or train our staff to be fully qualified.
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Competencies and Services
Swansea Tyre & Clutch & MOT Centre does a lot more than just fit tyres and clutches & MOT’s!
We service, & repair all makes and models of vehicles and light commercials. We are also a Quantum Tuning Partner and are able to remap and tune your vehicles while you wait!
We are part of the RAC Approved Garages network and also Trading Standards Motorcodes Approved.
We are on the Approved Garages Network and also The Good Garage Scheme which means that you are always looked after and to the highest possible standards!
You are also able to find us on the AA Garage Guide!
We offer 24 hour recovery including specialist fuel drain services across South Wales, so if you break down we will be there to help!
Swansea Tyre & Clutch Centre have the latest Snapon diagnostic equipment. We are able to perform all kinds of diagnostics on Engines and Gearboxes. We are trained MASTER TECHNICIANS and will be able to diagnose just about any fault on any vehicle.
We charge £40.00 plus VAT for a computer diagnostic on your vehicle. If you choose to use us for the repair, we will deduct the diagnostic cost from the total bill, thus making your diagnostic FREE OF CHARGE!
Clutch Replacement at Swansea Tyre Clutch & MOT Centre
As we are specialists in clutch replacement, we feel you cannot find a better place in Swansea to have your clutch replaced. Swansea Tyre, Clutch & MOT Centre we are experts on clutches! We replace clutches on all types of vehicles. We also offer dual mass flywheel conversions for many makes of car.
If you are worried something might be wrong with your clutch, but you’re not sure what? Book a free, no-obligation clutch inspection today.
Whether you’re hearing noises when changing gears, or something just feels ‘not right’, our fully qualified technicians will conduct a comprehensive check of your clutch system to put your mind at rest.
If you do need clutch replacement, we’ll always give you a full written quote before we start work. We’ll even show you the problem part once we have fixed it. We offer a full 25,000 mile or 24 month guarantee on all clutches fitted at Swansea Tyre and Clutch Centre.
We are specialists in all types of clutch replacement and flywheels, all our advice is on a no obligation terms and is completely FREE!
2 YEAR WARRANTY ON ALL CLUTCH REPLACEMENT AT SWANSEA TYRE, CLUTCH & MOT CENTRE!
We offer a no quibble, 2 year warranty on all our clutch replacements at Swansea Tyre Clutch and MOT Centre. This warranty covers all workmanship and parts fitted.The warranty covers all the following:
Clutch Cover Plate
Concentric Slave Cylinder (if applicable)
All Labour Costs to Replace
Please note: This warranty does NOT cover the clutch friction plate as this is a wear and tear item.
Our Clutch Replacement Service is covered by our price promise as below:
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We Guarantee to BEAT any price from any garage in a 10 mile radius from our workshop! Simply put, if you provide us with a WRITTEN quote from a VAT registered garage anywhere within 10 miles of our workshop, we will BEAT their price and throw in a FREE wash at The Car Wash Cafe!
WE ARE THE CHEAPEST AND BEST IN SOUTH WALES!
The Price Promise is available on all products & services offered and fitted in Swansea Tyre Clutch & MOT Centre, and must be applied at the time of purchase. The product must be identical (for tyres – manufacturer, pattern, size, speed rating and load rating: for non tyres – manufacturer, specification and size). For more information please see our terms and conditions.
The Price Promise offer only applies where the product is purchased and fitted as one transaction at Swansea Tyre & Clutch Centre.
Dual Mass Flywheel Replacement in Swansea dual mass flywheel
Modern cars (normally diesel) are often fitted with a dual mass flywheel. The idea of the dual mass flywheel is to absorb vibrations from uneven running engines- this is why they are usually found in diesels. The vibration is absorbed by a series of strong springs in the two flywheel halves. The Dual Mass Flywheel was developed to address the escalation of torque and power, especially at low revs.
The growing concern for the environment and the adoption of more and more stringent regulations have marked the development of more efficient engines. Manufacturers have managed to lower the amount of cylinders in an engine sometimes to as low as 3 or even 2 cylinders. These new engines are able to deliver much more torque at lower revs, the problem this has created is that the engines suffer from an increase in vibration. When this vibration is transferred through the clutch, it makes driving the vehicle very unpleasant. A Dual Mass Flywheel helps to even out the vibrations and makes for a smoother drive and more progressive torque increase (especially in lower gears).
Faulty Dual Mass Flywheel Symptoms
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Principle of dual mass flywheel – Black: absorbers springs . Red: flywheel-crankshaft side- Blue:. flywheel-transmission side
The springs inside a Dual Mass Flywheel can wear and loose their strength, in time and cause the Dual Masses to spin and cause problems.
Symptoms of a faulty Dual Mass Flywheel include:
Heavy vibration on tick over
Difficulty in selecting gears
Especially heavy vibrations through the clutch pedal
When the faulty Dual Mass Flywheel is diagnosed, it is important to change the damaged part as soon as possible as it can cause damage to other components of the vehicle. In the past we have needed to change drive shaft and prop-shaft bearings, engine mounts and starter motors and in one particularly bad example, we needed to replace the gearbox as the vibrating Dual Mass Flywheel had shaken the gearbox housing to bits!
How We Can Help
Swansea Tyre, Clutch & MOT Centre are experts at Clutch and Dual Mass Flywheel replacement. We are able to diagnose, remove and refit your new clutch and Dual Mass Flywheel in one day (normally). We have several mechanics who can easily diagnose your fault and help with your problem. Should you need a Dual Mass Flywheel replacement, we would also advise this is the time to also replace the clutch, as the gearbox will be removed from your vehicle to replace the Dual Mass Flywheel, it is only common sense to change the clutch at the same time. All our clutch replacements come with a 2 year guarantee on all parts and labour! We only fit quality parts, so we are able to offer the very best quality assurance.
Not only do we fit the best parts, we also have a price guarantee. We Guarantee to BEAT any VAT registered garage in South Wales on a like for like basis. We will not be beaten on price or quality of work! Our workshop is RAC approved, We are also Trading Standards Approved, & part of the Good Garage Scheme (all with full marks for customer satisfaction).