The suspension system of a vehicle is checked during an MOT to ensure that it meets the required standards of safety and roadworthiness. The following are some of the checks that are carried out to assess the condition of a vehicle’s suspension during an MOT: Shock absorbers: The shock absorbers […]
Should I be changing my Tyres for Summer?
As the temperature starts to rise, it’s time to start thinking about changing your tyres for summer. Many people assume that their all-season or winter tyres are suitable for any weather condition, but the reality is that using the wrong tyres can lead to reduced performance, increased fuel consumption, and […]
Why Checking Your Fluid Levels Is Essential For your Car
Regularly checking your car’s fluid levels is a simple yet crucial part of car maintenance that can help prevent costly repairs and extend the life of your vehicle. Your car’s fluids play a vital role in ensuring the proper functioning of its various systems and components. Here’s why checking fluid […]
Checking Your Tyre Pressure
Checking Tyre Pressure Regularly: Why It’s Important and How to Do It Maintaining proper tyre pressure is one of the easiest and most important things you can do to keep your car running smoothly and safely. Underinflated tires can lead to decreased fuel efficiency, uneven tyre wear, and reduced performance, […]
How are lights checked during an MOT?
During an MOT, lights are checked to ensure that they are working properly and are aimed correctly. The following lights are checked: Headlights – both the main beam and dipped beam are checked for brightness, alignment and condition of the lens. Rear lights – brake lights, reversing lights on cars […]
Automotive Mechanic Required
Here at Hockey Group Automotive we are on the look out for a Automotive Mechanic on a full time basis. We are based in Penpergwm between Abergavenny and Raglan along the old Abergavenny Road. To find out more about the position and to apply click the link below. Download Job […]
Why Is Regularly Servicing Your Car Important?
One of the major benefits of regularly servicing your car is that you can be one of the people to sport the “FSH” Acronym on your car advert. FSH means Full Service History. This shows that you have looked after your car and it is less likely to come with […]
How To Check Your Oil Levels
If you have noticed sudden knocking or engine noise, oil smell in the car, exhaust smoke, dark/ dirty oil, the appearance of the oil change light or if you have driven an excessive amount of miles recently. Then you should promptly check or change your oil. Oil is essential for […]
Make Sure You’re Safe This Winter With Our Winter Check
Make sure that your car is safe and fully functional for winter with our winter check service. Carried out by our qualified mechanics at our award winning garage, we can ensure that your car is safe when driving on the roads this winter with various checks on your car. Which […]
How To Check Tyre Tread Depth From Home
If you’re concerned that your tread depth is no longer suitable, especially coming into winter, here is a quick and easy way for you to check if they are still within the legal limit at home using only a 20p coin. Simply start by grabbing a 20p coin, then insert […]
Closed for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s State Funeral
With the announcement of the funeral of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, which will take place on Monday 19th September. As a mark of respect and to allow the time to remember Her Majesty our office will be closed and will reopen on Tuesday 20th September.
On Monday, August 29th Bank Holiday Hockey Group Automotive will be at Prince Charles Play Park for Raglan Festival which will host a plethora of events and fun activities for kids and those of older ages. Hockey Group will be there to reach a wider audience; also share how our […]
Hockey Group Automotive & RHL Activities send support to Ukraine
Hockey Group Automotive and RHL Activities are doing their part in supporting Ukraine by carrying out an MOT and Vehicle checks on two vehicles which are on route as we speak. Hockey Group’s sister company RHL Activities have also donated over 1,500 T-shirts which will be given to residents.
Hockey Group Automotive are supporting local business Celtic Vale
Hockey Group Automotive is pleased to be supporting local business Celtic Vale with all their automotive requirements. Hockey Group Automotive supply all types of repairs and services for their convoy of vehicles, with Celtic Vale’s last visit to our award-winning garage including a full service and a MOT for one […]
Hockey Group Automotive support local businesses
Hockey Group Automotive are happy to be supporting local businesses such as The Parsons Nose with all their automotive needs. The Parsons Nose trust us with their fleet of vehicles to complete MOT’s, services or any specific repairs they need. Their most recent visit included a repair that required a […]