Colin's Garage

Colin's Garage

5 star rating 43 reviews

Unit 5, Pethericks Mill, Bude, EX23 8TF


01288 354616
01288 354616

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Your full service includes the following checks:

  • Change Oil and Oil Filter.
  • Check Coolant Level
  • Check Washer Bottle Water
  • Check Brake Fluid
  • Check Clutch Fluid - if applicable
  • Check Auto Transmission Fluid
  • Check Fan/Alternator Belt tension
  • Check wipers
  • Check operation of Lights
  • Check adjust Brakes
  • Change Spark Plugs (Petrol)
  • Change the Air Filter
  • Change the Fuel Filter

Your full service includes the following checks:

  • Change Oil and Oil Filter.
  • Check Coolant Level
  • Check Washer Bottle Water
  • Check Brake Fluid
  • Check Clutch Fluid - if applicable
  • Check Auto Transmission Fluid
  • Check Fan/Alternator Belt tension
  • Check wipers
  • Check operation of Lights
  • Check adjust Brakes
  • Change Spark Plugs (Petrol)
  • Change the Air Filter
  • Change the Fuel Filter

Your interim service includes the following checks:

  • Change Oil and Oil Filter.
  • Check Coolant Level
  • Check Washer Bottle Water
  • Check Brake Fluid
  • Check Clutch Fluid - if applicable
  • Check Auto Transmission Fluid
  • Check Fan/Alternator Belt tension
  • Check wipers
  • Check operation of Lights

Your interim service includes the following checks:

  • Change Oil and Oil Filter.
  • Check Coolant Level
  • Check Washer Bottle Water
  • Check Brake Fluid
  • Check Clutch Fluid - if applicable
  • Check Auto Transmission Fluid
  • Check Fan/Alternator Belt tension
  • Check wipers
  • Check operation of Lights

Your MOT includes the following checks:

  • Lighting and Signalling Equipment
  • Steering (including suspension)
  • Brakes
  • Tyres and Road Wheels
  • Seat Belts
  • Body, Structure and General Items
  • Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
  • Drivers View of the Road

Online bookings must be made with a minimum of 3 days’ notice, however if you require work more urgently please contact the garage as they may have availability.

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Services

  • Car Repairs
  • Car Service
  • MOT
  • Air Conditioning
  • Tyres
  • Exhausts
  • Brakes
  • Batteries
  • Electronics
  • Diagnostics
  • Clutches

Opening Times

Mon 08:00 - 17:00
Tues 08:00 - 17:00
Wed 08:00 - 17:00
Thur 08:00 - 17:00
Fri 08:00 - 17:00
Sat Closed
Sun Closed

About Us...

Colin’s Garage is the one stop shop for all repairs in Bude, North Cornwall.

In June 2016 we moved Colin’s Garage from Kilkhampton where we had been based for six and a half years. Colin Stretton teamed up with Steve Townsend, who Colin worked with in Basingstoke, and took over A J Motor Services at Pethericks Mill. They now bring over 50 years of combined expertise to Bude. Colin’s Garage is modern yet built on traditional values and service.

Opening Times

Mon 08:00 - 17:00
Tues 08:00 - 17:00
Wed 08:00 - 17:00
Thur 08:00 - 17:00
Fri 08:00 - 17:00
Sat Closed
Sun Closed

Services

  • Car Repairs
  • Car Service
  • MOT
  • Air Conditioning
  • Tyres
  • Exhausts
  • Brakes
  • Batteries
  • Electronics
  • Diagnostics
  • Clutches

About Us...

Colin’s Garage is the one stop shop for all repairs in Bude, North Cornwall.

In June 2016 we moved Colin’s Garage from Kilkhampton where we had been based for six and a half years. Colin Stretton teamed up with Steve Townsend, who Colin worked with in Basingstoke, and took over A J Motor Services at Pethericks Mill. They now bring over 50 years of combined expertise to Bude. Colin’s Garage is modern yet built on traditional values and service.

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Latest customer reviews

06 Nov 2020

5 star rating

Brilliant garage

06 Nov 2020

5 star rating

Excellent, knowledgeable garage

23 Oct 2020

5 star rating

Prompt efficient courteous highly recommended

23 Oct 2020

5 star rating

Very friendly, efficient customer service, very quick & effective job.

23 Oct 2020

5 star rating

Very pleased. Very good service and friendly staff.

14 Oct 2020

5 star rating

Colin's Garage Offer A Friendly Reliable Service. I Have Used Them For Years And Always Recommend To Others.

14 Oct 2020

5 star rating

Always Great Service With Great Prices

21 Sep 2020

5 star rating

Collected car from our house and returned. A good job done and a very fair price.

09 Sep 2020

5 star rating

Excellent customer service. Receptionist very friendly & helpful. Oil leak repair handled very quickly within 2 hours and cost very reasonable. I would definitely recommend & use again.

02 Sep 2020

5 star rating

Great work and price. I was informed of any work needed before it was carried out. Highly recommended.

14 Jul 2020

5 star rating

Great service again always a pleasure

09 Jul 2020

5 star rating

This garage is absolutely brilliant nothing was to much bother, very polite staff from the owners to the mechanics nice clean & tidy garage one of the best I've been to.

07 Jul 2020

5 star rating

Mr car was waiting for part during lockdown. the receptionist kept me frequently updated as to eta of part and promptly prioritised repair due to time car off road.

07 Jul 2020

5 star rating

Mr car was waiting for part during lockdown. the receptionist kept me frequently updated as to eta of part and promptly prioritised repair due to time car off road.

02 Jul 2020

5 star rating

I have used Colin's garage for a few years now. The service and work carried out has always been to a high standard. The staff have always been friendly and polite. Very adaptable when required. Work always to a high standard.

02 Jul 2020

5 star rating

Being significantly disabled I was fortunate to be directed to Colin's Garage and offered sound advice and arranged collection and return of my car. the staff were courteous and the work was executed satisfactorily. Top Gear!

02 Jul 2020

5 star rating

Very efficient kept me up to date with progress and carried out the repair in one day, Great Service

30 Jun 2020

5 star rating

Work was to be carried out in April. I was phoned as soon as the garage opened. All precautions taken , l found the garage and all the staff helpful and efficient

30 Jun 2020

5 star rating

Fast and efficient work.. Friendly service and helpful

26 Jun 2020

5 star rating

After some very difficult times Colins garage did everything to service my car as required by Kia. Excellent!!

25 Jun 2020

5 star rating

Excellent customer service and a proper job done! Thankyou so much

25 Jun 2020

5 star rating

I was impressed by the way they went out of their way to help me and the speedy resolution of the problems with my car. The bill for the work was also less than I expected so I was very happy

19 Jun 2020

5 star rating

Colin could have charged me £180 for two new headlamps instead he charges me £20 to polish/clean the existing headlamp lenses so that they were clear and my car could pass its MOT

05 Jun 2020

5 star rating

Excellent service as ever. Wouldn't go anywhere else. Totally puts my mind at rest.

05 Jun 2020

5 star rating

Very good friendly service, fitted me in at very short notice. Will be using again.

21 May 2020

5 star rating

Colin and his wife Maggie are always very courteous and accommodating when booking my car in for service/MOT/or just pop in with a query. Garage is always clean,neat and tidy.

20 May 2020

5 star rating

Very prompt, helpful service.

03 Apr 2020

5 star rating

No unnecessary work - fitted us in despite being busy.

17 Mar 2020

5 star rating

First class service.

05 Mar 2020

5 star rating

Absolutely faultless, great service, no hassles and superb value for money. Would recommend.

05 Mar 2020

5 star rating

Excellent service as always. Great people in this garage.

05 Mar 2020

5 star rating

Colin's garage could not be more helpful. Excellent.

27 Feb 2020

5 star rating

Excellent work, service MOT quick and efficient, very polite . Thank you Colin and Leanne.

25 Feb 2020

5 star rating

Luke & Dave are highly personal & professional. Excellent customer service. 5 Stars. Highly recommend.

19 Feb 2020

5 star rating

I've used this garage before. Windscreen wipers failed on my vehicle. Took it to garage at 9am and despite being busy they fitted the work in. Repair carried out and back on the road with minimal delay. Very friendly staff. Sensible price.

29 Jan 2020

5 star rating

Everything explained before & after work done. Good standard of work & completed on time. No nasty shocks with the bill. fantastic place to go for classic car repairs.

27 Jan 2020

5 star rating

Booking appointment was easy. Staff very friendly and efficiently explained the work carried out.

23 Dec 2019

5 star rating

Every time I go to this garage they are polite, helpful and nothing is too much trouble, even down to checking my tyres- thanks.

23 Dec 2019

5 star rating

Quick and friendly staff no hanging about waiting in the office, work done to a high standard on time and verify reasonable rates.

17 Dec 2019

4 star rating

always polite and friendly

16 Dec 2019

5 star rating

Always helpful and work carried out promptly and to a high standard at reasonable cost

16 Dec 2019

5 star rating

Good service again, was able to source an 'awkward part to find',

02 Dec 2019

5 star rating

Car taken in for MOT. Test carried out efficiently and verbal description of advisories given at end of test. Receptionist friendly and helpful.