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Our expert insights into car service in Southampton

Our expert insights into car service in Southampton

What is a car service?

Usually, we recommend giving your car a full service every year or every 12,000 miles, whichever happens first.

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How much does it cost to fix my car? car-service/southampton

Save up to 30% on your car service in Southampton. See our table below to browse our honest, upfront prices.

What happens when we service your car?

We service all makes and models of cars and vans up to 3,000kg, and we can save you time and money – typically more than an hour, and a bill that’s 65% cheaper than elsewhere to be precise!

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Daniel, from London

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Terry

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What is a car service?

Usually, we recommend giving your car a full service every year or every 12,000 miles, whichever happens first.

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How much does it cost to fix my car? car-service/southampton

Save up to 30% on your car service in Southampton. See our table below to browse our honest, upfront prices.

What happens when we service your car?

We service all makes and models of cars and vans up to 3,000kg, and we can save you time and money – typically more than an hour, and a bill that’s 65% cheaper than elsewhere to be precise!

Learn more

Daniel, from London

Hey Fixter, when should I do a car service?

Daniel
Terry

Terry, Fixter in-house mechanic expert

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How much does car service cost in Southampton?

How much does car service cost in Southampton?

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A typical car service in Southampton costs around £160.14 - £172.70. Depending on your car brand, model and engine, the price of a car service on your vehicle can be higher or lower. We have computed prices for some of the best-selling cars in Southampton in order to give you an idea of how much the car service should cost.

Car make and modelDealers
average price
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Volkswagen 1200 D Lwb

2.4 litres

£188.64 £160.1415%

Mercedes C Class

1.8 litres

£196.38 £166.4215%

Audi A1 Sport Tfsi

1.4 litres

£199.81 £172.7014%

Suzuki Dl650a V Strom

650 litres

£195.83 £161.7117%

Lexus Is 250 Advance

2.5 litres

£197.77 £160.1419%

Nissan E Nv200

1.6 litres

£197.93 £160.1419%

Suzuki Alto Sz

1 litres

£190.24 £164.8513%

Renault 11

1.4 litres

£192.88 £166.4214%

Peugeot 208

1.2 litres

£208.95 £171.1318%

Peugeot 208

1.2 litres

£208.95 £171.1318%

Renault 11

1.4 litres

£192.88 £166.4214%

Suzuki Alto Sz

1 litres

£190.24 £164.8513%

Suzuki Dl650a V Strom

650 litres

£195.83 £161.7117%

Audi A1 Sport Tfsi

1.4 litres

£199.81 £172.7014%
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* The cost of your car service depends on your car make and model and may vary depending on your location.

Our trusted and certified garages in Southampton

ACE AUTOMOTIVE SOUTHERN LTD

Southampton, UK
stars-5
11 reviews
We are located in Southampton, UK and handle your vehicle's MOT, Servicing and Repairs for all car makes and models.

L&D STANLEY

SOUTHAMPTON, UK
stars-4
10 reviews
L&D STANLEY and their team of qualified mechanics at SOUTHAMPTON, UK look after your cars MOT, Servicing and Repairs

BADMINSTONS HYTHE LTD

Southampton, UK
stars-4.5
28 reviews
We are located in Southampton, UK and handle your vehicle's MOT, Servicing and Repairs for all car makes and models.

BEST AUTOCENTRE EASTLEIGH

Eastleigh, UK
stars-5
29 reviews
BEST AUTOCENTRE EASTLEIGH is located in Eastleigh, UK. We provide quality car services and repairs with our team of expert mechanics

Boarhunt

Fareham, UK
stars-4.5
22 reviews
We are located in Fareham, UK and handle your vehicle's MOT, Servicing and Repairs for all car makes and models.

BEST AUTOCENTRE WINCHESTER

Winchester, UK
stars-4
12 reviews
BEST AUTOCENTRE WINCHESTER is located in Winchester, UK. We provide quality car services and repairs with our team of expert mechanics

Here’s what our customers have to say…

  • Brian Owen
    from Manchester
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    Great service at more than reasonable price , MOT and full service, car picked up from where I work at around 8:30 and brought back early evening all completed without the hassle of hanging around. Will definitely use again when needed and would certainly recommend .

  • Lesley
    from Manchester
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    Excellent service, friendly & helpful. I was ill on the day I had arranged collection from work & there was no hassle rearranging for another day (even though the guy was on his way to collect 🙈) Would highly recommend!

  • George Eleady-Cole
    from Liverpool
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    THE WERE VERY EXCELLENT - PROFESSIONAL - THEY DID A VERY GOOD JOB ON MY CAR - THE DUDE THAT PICK THE CAR UP AND DELIVERED THE BACK TO ME WAS SUPER AND FRIENDLY - I WILL USE THEM AGAIN WITHOUT DOUBT - THANKS

  • Andy h
    from Wakefield
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    Good communication- was rung by fixter to confirm and was also contacted by the garage

  • A.
    from Ilford
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    Fantastic service. Everything was smooth from start to finish.

  • NEIL WHEELER
    from Manchester
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    Exceptional service, value, and communication.

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We personally select every local garage based on our unique 25-point criteria, which includes staff qualifications, equipment standards and customer ratings.

Fully qualified mechanics with 10+ years’ experience 👨‍🔧

Your car is in the UK’s safest expert hands.

Manufacturer-equivalent parts only ⚙️

Identical to your manufacturer’s, but much cheaper!

In-house experts approve all work personally 🔍

Every service carried out by our partner garages is fully reviewed.

12-month warranty on parts and labour 🛠

Any additional work needed will be carried out for free.

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Want to learn more about car service in Southampton?

Want to learn more about car service in Southampton?

Southampton

Southampton is 70 miles south-west of London and 15 miles north-west of Portsmouth. It is the largest city in Hampshire and also in the south-east of England, with an estimated population of 250,000.

Boasting many medieval heritage buildings, Southampton hosts some of the longest surviving stretches of medieval walls in England.

It’s also home to a multitude of museums, including the Tudor House and Southampton Maritime museums. The SeaCity Museum is located in the west wing of the Civic Centre and focuses on the city’s trading history and the famous ocean-going passenger liner, The Titanic.

The Guildhall (currently branded The O2 Guildhall) has played host to a mass of musical talent in its time: Pink Floyd, David Bowie, The Killers, Amy Winehouse and Lostprophets have all played here, as well as the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra and Southampton Philharmonic Choir.

The most popular cars in Southampton

One of the major players in the growth of the SUV market, the Nissan Qashqai is estimated to be the most popular car in Southampton, according to data provided between 2012 to 2018 by ownership and postcode.

Close on its heels—and in order of popularity—are the Volkswagen Golf, Volkswagen Tiguan, Ford Fiesta and the Mercedes A-Class.

Vehicle numbers in Southampton

There are approximately 175,000 licensed vehicles in the Southampton area, with some of the most popular models including the Ford Focus, Vauxhall Corsa and the VW Polo.

Fixter garages in Southampton

There are a total of 14 Fixter garages in the Southampton area, all ready and waiting to provide you with a fantastic quote for your car service, MOT and a wide range of vehicle repairs.

Fixter garages service the following postcodes and more, in and around the Southampton area:

  • S01: Bargate, Millbrook & Freemantle, Southampton
  • SO14: Bevois & Bitterne Park, Southampton
  • SO15: Freemantle, Shirley & Redbridge, Southampton
  • SO16: Swaythling & Bassett, Southampton
  • SO17: Portswood, Southampton
  • SO18: Bitterne Park, Southampton

Car servicing

It’s usually recommended to give your car a full service every year or every 12,000 miles, whichever happens first. In between times, an interim service ensures your motor remains in the best possible condition.

Although not legally required, regular servicing will keep your vehicle running smoothly and safely, pinpointing potential problems early on and reducing the risk of more serious (and expensive) issues cropping up later.

And while there is some overlap with an MOT in terms of things checked, it doesn’t pay to skimp on either inspection.

What’s included in a car service?

Fixter offers three kinds of services, depending on your mileage, with exact prices dependent on your car’s age, model, make and engine size. All three exceed virtually all manufacturers’ recommended inspections.

Our strategic partnership with AXA™ Insurance, gives us access to an unparalleled network of garages and parts suppliers.

Full service

  • 71 maintenance checks
  • Drain engine oil, refill, replace oil filter and checks for excessive leaks.
  • Replace air filter.

Major service

  • 71 maintenance checks
  • Drain engine oil, refill, replace oil filter and checks for excessive leaks
  • Replace air filter.
  • Replace cabin filter.
  • Replace fuel filter (if needed).
  • Replacing of brake fluid and coolant.

Interim service (recommended for high-mileage motorists)

  • 40 maintenance checks
  • Oil change; checks for any excessive leaking

We never carry out or recommend unnecessary work, or do anything you haven’t asked us to.

When should I do a car service?

It’s usually recommended to give your car a full service every year or every 12,000 miles, whichever happens first. Keep in mind that regular servicing will keep your vehicle running smoothly and safely.

What happens when we service your car?

Our hassle-free, UK-wide vehicle servicing procedure, with its transparent, upfront pricing, couldn’t be easier. We service all makes and models of cars and vans up to 3,000kg. We can save you time and money – typically more than an hour and a half and a bill that’s 65% cheaper than elsewhere to be precise!

Even better, you won’t even have to drive to the garage yourself, wait for the work to be done or discuss the bill. Collection and drop-off are free and all part of the service, and there’s a year-long warranty on all parts and labour. What’s more our garages have been handpicked.

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