River Valley Garage

River Valley Garage

5 star rating 140 reviews

Kingswood, London Apprentice, St Austell, PL26 7AR


01726 74056
01726 74056

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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
  • Diagnostics
  • Clutches

Opening Times

Mon 08:30 - 17:30
Tues 08:30 - 17:30
Wed 08:30 - 17:30
Thur 08:30 - 17:30
Fri 08:30 - 17:30
Sat 08:30 - 13:00
Sun Closed

About Us...

Welcome to River Valley Garage

We now specialise in diesel diagnostics and are a Delphi diesel Service Centre. We offer a full range of diagnostics, reconditioning, supplying and testing of all makes of diesel and petrol fuel injection equipment. We also specialise in providing servicing, repairs, tyres and MOT for all makes and models including cars, vans, motorcycles, camper vans, motor homes, and LCVs (Classes 1,2,3,4 & 7). All at very competitive prices.

All our services and MOTs come with parts and labour guaranteed for 1 year. If you're hard pressed for time and unable to bring your vehicle in for a booking, we can also offer free pickup and delivery service, or ask about the availability of one of our Courtesy Cars.

Opening Times

Mon 08:30 - 17:30
Tues 08:30 - 17:30
Wed 08:30 - 17:30
Thur 08:30 - 17:30
Fri 08:30 - 17:30
Sat 08:30 - 13:00
Sun Closed

Services

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

About Us...

Welcome to River Valley Garage

We now specialise in diesel diagnostics and are a Delphi diesel Service Centre. We offer a full range of diagnostics, reconditioning, supplying and testing of all makes of diesel and petrol fuel injection equipment. We also specialise in providing servicing, repairs, tyres and MOT for all makes and models including cars, vans, motorcycles, camper vans, motor homes, and LCVs (Classes 1,2,3,4 & 7). All at very competitive prices. All our services and MOTs come with parts and labour guaran...

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We now specialise in diesel diagnostics and are a Delphi diesel Service Centre. We offer a full range of diagnostics, reconditioning, supplying and testing of all makes of diesel and petrol fuel injection equipment. We also specialise in providing servicing, repairs, tyres and MOT for all makes and models including cars, vans, motorcycles, camper vans, motor homes, and LCVs (Classes 1,2,3,4 & 7). All at very competitive prices.

All our services and MOTs come with parts and labour guaranteed for 1 year. If you're hard pressed for time and unable to bring your vehicle in for a booking, we can also offer free pickup and delivery service, or ask about the availability of one of our Courtesy Cars.

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Latest customer reviews

18 Nov 2019

5 star rating

Have no hesitation in returning to said garage. Excellent customer service, clean and efficient.

11 Nov 2019

4 star rating

I've been coming to river valley since they opened they have always been accommodating friendly and always do a professional job

11 Nov 2019

5 star rating

Known the garage from my in law who uses them and I've been going since I've had my car. Friendly, accomondating, hard working staff.

11 Nov 2019

4 star rating

I have been going to this garage fire years and they have never let me down.

11 Nov 2019

5 star rating

Always extremely polite and very helpful staff. A pleasure to deal with this garage and staff.

06 Nov 2019

5 star rating

Always good service from the staff.

06 Nov 2019

5 star rating

I have been using this garage for 30 years. They are extremely helpful and professional in everything they do and I have and will recommend them to anyone.

06 Nov 2019

5 star rating

as always brilliant service through out

06 Nov 2019

5 star rating

After my car broke down on a busy Friday afternoon on my way to work we managed to get the car to River Valley Garage, we're after a Diagnostic Investigation had to have the Crankshaft Sensor replaced, the staff were so helpful and the work was carried out within an hour, so impressed thank you so much.

06 Nov 2019

5 star rating

Best Garage in the area, always able to hep us at short notice and do an excellent job, quickly and efficiently.

06 Nov 2019

5 star rating

Very friendly and keep you informed.

06 Nov 2019

5 star rating

Excellent, prompt and courteous service including loan vehicle

06 Nov 2019

5 star rating

Always have excellent service, prompt and efficient.

06 Nov 2019

5 star rating

Excellent service and support from River Valley Garage. They repaired our car quickly and efficiently. Really helpful staff.

06 Nov 2019

4 star rating

Helpful and efficient

06 Nov 2019

5 star rating

Brilliant service from a trusted and reliable garage

06 Nov 2019

5 star rating

Always friendly and helpful. Would recommend to all friends.

06 Nov 2019

5 star rating

Helpful efficient and a good service.

06 Nov 2019

5 star rating

Our go to garage, always very efficient, excellent customer service, as well as great value for money. Always recommend.

26 Oct 2019

5 star rating

extraordinary personal service

26 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Terrific Service!

25 Oct 2019

5 star rating

River Valley are always polite and helpful. It's really easy to book the car in via their website. Easy to park and welcomed. Phoned with progress and advisories, and then phoned when ready.

24 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Great service and friendly staff

24 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Great work. Honest.

23 Oct 2019

5 star rating

I always use this garage because the staff as excellent and they've never ripped me off and always carry out their work to the absolute highest standard.

22 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Great service with a smile as always,thanks

12 Oct 2019

4 star rating

Professional friendly staff. Quick and efficient service. Will be using them again in future.

11 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Friendly service with courtesy cars, good rates and exellent work

10 Oct 2019

4 star rating

I have used this garage since I moved to St Austell area 10 years ago on recommendation. They are a friendly, professional and reliable team.

10 Oct 2019

4 star rating

On failing my MOT, I was given an estimate for the necessary repairs and timescale which was fair. The work was booked in and undertaken efficiently and on time, minimising the time vehicle was off the road. Would recommend without hesitation.

10 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Friendly service

09 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Friendly, welcoming staff providing excellent service; what more do you need?

08 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Excellent service as always.

08 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Excellent service. Went in for full service & MOT. I said rear brakes sound like they need replacing. They didnt just a good clean. There honest, car feels like its been seviced. Its my first time here, I will be back.

08 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Regular customer at this garage and when needing repairs they are carried out and completed the same day

07 Oct 2019

5 star rating

First class service and very efficient

07 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Excellent work yet again, I cannot fault the service I get at River Valley

05 Oct 2019

5 star rating

Excellent, friendly reliable service

04 Oct 2019

5 star rating

River Valley is an excellent garage - they are knowledgeable and helpful and even when the bill is steep they try their best to keep costs down, often doing extra little bits too. Highly recommended!

20 Jul 2019

4 star rating

My family and I have been using the garage for years now, they are always helpful and friendly.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

I'm really nervous when dropping my car into a garage. I used River Valley Garage as my partner recommend them. I would definately recommend them to friends. Their communication was excellent and same with the service. Many thanks.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Always friendly, honest and efficient!

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

River Valley was recommended to me a few years ago, always get a quick turnaround of work to a high standard, and well priced. Good for a nice for dog walk during MOT.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Really helpful, friendly and completely trustworthy. Best garage we’ve ever used!

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

A great local Garage able to deal with all types of vehicles from Cars to Motorbikes. All staff are Personable, knowledgeable and easy to deal with. Highly recommended! 5 ??

20 Jul 2019

4 star rating

All done promptly.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Friendly, helpful, courteous, efficient. Known and remembered by name which makes the service personal.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Best Service around. we were recommended to come to River Valley garage and we have never yet been disappointed . Polite, Friendly, Helpful and Good value.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Excellent, didn't have to wait too long. Happy it sailed through MOT. Services are brilliant.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

The quality of work, advice and speed of service is second to none.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Staff were friendly, helpful and efficient.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

I am a returning customer who have used your garage in the past only changing when I moved from the area. I find staff to be polite and friendly. Work is efficient and I have always been pleased with the results.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Good mechanics, very friendly and helpful staff.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Always good service.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Very efficient, good at communicating, trustworthy with their work.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Our whole family use this garage, their work is good, we trust them and their prices are fair.

20 Jul 2019

5 star rating

Courteous and professional service

20 Jul 2019

4 star rating

Professional service.

24 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Always helpful and fairly priced.

24 Jun 2019

5 star rating

This garage is efficient and customer-friendly. So much so, that I recently returned for MOT, Service and repairs despite moving house 26 miles away earlier this year.

22 Jun 2019

5 star rating

using river valley for many years.always first class service.

20 Jun 2019

4 star rating

Excellent service from the guys at the garage!

20 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Exceptional customer service. Very efficient and the staff communicate very effectively. Wouldn't go anywhere else now and we have 4 cars for MOT, servicing and repairs.

18 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Always great service at reasonable prices.

18 Jun 2019

5 star rating

The customer care at River Valley is outstanding and the standard of work exceptional. We wouldn't go anywhere else now

17 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Excellent courteous service.

17 Jun 2019

4 star rating

Reliable and friendly and good quality of workmanship.I always use them for services and MOTs.

17 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Prompt friendly service. Work carried out is top notch. Bike MOT’s available here too. Excellent customer care. ??

17 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Excellent.

14 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Excellent work as always. Thoroughly recommended.

13 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Always Trustworthy and reliable

12 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Excellent service as always. Can't do enough for you.

12 Jun 2019

5 star rating

River Valley Garage is run very efficiently. The staff are helpful and friendly. My car had a service/MOT recently. The driver's door has been difficult to open and needed a good yank every time. I didn't mention this but to my delight it has been fixed and no charge on the bill for this. Thank you River Valley Garage.

11 Jun 2019

5 star rating

excellent as usual always on the ball and helpfull

11 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Very friendy and effciant service

10 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Fast and efficient service, excellent. Thank you.

07 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Very helpful and good value for service

06 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Fair and honest service at a reasonable price.

06 Jun 2019

5 star rating

exallant sevice, very friendly staff

06 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Work completed to customers satisfaction

05 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Staff very helpful, polite and most importantly, competent.I have recommended them to friends and will continue to do so. Excellent

05 Jun 2019

5 star rating

All the people working there are polite, helpful and very competent. I have no hesitation in recommending this garage. Excellent!

05 Jun 2019

4 star rating

A very good local garage.

04 Jun 2019

5 star rating

Very good service

02 Jun 2019

5 star rating

This Garage consistently delivers for the customer at affordable prices, Simon is a star!

01 Jun 2019

5 star rating

I always have 3 vehicles and I take them all there, always. Cars, vans, motorbikes...always great and fair service.

31 May 2019

5 star rating

Always good service. Friendly and helpful staff.

31 May 2019

5 star rating

Excellent value and 1st class service.

29 May 2019

5 star rating

Knowledgeable and efficient, you put your trust in the garage and they deliver.

29 May 2019

5 star rating

Excellent service, very knowledgeable staff. Final bill was exactly what had been estimated by them after my recent MOT and service. No extras added!

28 May 2019

5 star rating

Always very helpful and give a really good service.

27 May 2019

5 star rating

Very helpful, quick service and very reasonable costs

27 May 2019

5 star rating

Superb garage, very friendly and always keeps you informed.

25 May 2019

5 star rating

Simple quoting, easy to book in, completed the job on time and below the estimate. Very good.

24 May 2019

5 star rating

I have used a number of independent garages locally (St Austell area) over the past few years. River Valley Garage have become my garage of choice in recent years and I now place all of my vehicles there for their MOTs and any maintenance and servicing requirements that I may have. The staff there are very helpful and in my experience, they have repeatedly proved to be very trustworthy and offer excellent value for money. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend them to anyone and indded, often I do.

24 May 2019

5 star rating

Really helpful knowledgeable friendly garage. I'd happily send anyone here.

22 May 2019

5 star rating

Have used River Valley for several years, always great service!

21 May 2019

5 star rating

Always honest and fair with good workmanship

21 May 2019

5 star rating

Always polite and approachable with excellent service

21 May 2019

5 star rating

Always a good job and quick.

21 May 2019

5 star rating

Excellent service thanks to all at river valley garage.

20 May 2019

5 star rating

Friendly and helpful team. Honest prices

20 May 2019

5 star rating

As ever, excellent friendly service from the staff. Thank you for taking such good care of my car.

18 May 2019

4 star rating

Reliable and fair.

14 May 2019

5 star rating

Friendly and efficient

14 May 2019

5 star rating

Used River Valley garage for a good few year & always found to be very accommodating & carried out work very quickly.

14 May 2019

5 star rating

Fantastic service and work

14 May 2019

5 star rating

Thoughtful, welcoming people who go out of their way to get you back on the road quickly and economically

13 May 2019

5 star rating

Great garage with professional and friendly staff.

09 May 2019

5 star rating

Local garage, friendly helpful quick to help.

09 May 2019

5 star rating

Fab work, quick and reliable many thanks

08 May 2019

5 star rating

Found a keeper here!! will be using this place from now on, ??

07 May 2019

5 star rating

Used this garage for many years for MOT's and repairs, can not fault them.

02 May 2019

5 star rating

Very helpful service, well informed, keeps you upto date with any problems that might occur, well done keep it up.

01 May 2019

5 star rating

Prompt Professional and very friendly. Would recommend.

01 May 2019

5 star rating

First class job done by qualified engineers. Polite friendly service.

29 Jan 2019

4 star rating

Now it is time to decide your particular investments.

24 Jan 2019

5 star rating

Pleasant staff. Very helpful and courteous.

02 Dec 2018

5 star rating

Always excellent. Thoroughly recommended

01 Dec 2018

5 star rating

01 Dec 2018

5 star rating

Great garage - they were happy to work around my availability to book in my service and carried out the work very quickly.

30 Nov 2018

5 star rating

30 Nov 2018

4 star rating

Great quick service with helpful friendly staff.

29 Nov 2018

3 star rating

Great job but the did not re set the date and time ect, for the second time.

29 Nov 2018

3 star rating

29 Nov 2018

5 star rating

28 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Excellent customer service and updates from Simon, Ian and Stacey concerning the vehicle in their care.

28 Nov 2018

5 star rating

27 Nov 2018

4 star rating

27 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Excellent efficient staff and very friendly. Would thoroughly recommend.

26 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Excellent and competent staff,friendly staff.

26 Nov 2018

5 star rating

very good service

26 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Very Good

25 Nov 2018

5 star rating

GREAT SERVICE VERY HELPFULL

24 Nov 2018

5 star rating

I've used this garage for years. Trustworthy and reasonably priced.

22 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Aways courteous and prompt. Willing to dealwith any issue.

21 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Consistently good

19 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Used this garage for 28 years, no problems so far!

19 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Excellent service. The garage communicated effectively, and the repair and MOT were carried out promptly.

19 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Excellent service. The garage communicated effectively, and the repair and MOT were carried out promptly.

19 Nov 2018

4 star rating

Great service rang as soon as work was done.