River Valley Garage

River Valley Garage

5 star rating 176 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

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.

16 Nov 2018

4 star rating

Always good friendly service

16 Nov 2018

5 star rating

16 Nov 2018

4 star rating

very good service. Polite and reliable staff.

15 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Excellent service and customer service, helpful and knowlegable staff.

15 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Good reliable garage

13 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Very good, need to go back for more repairs.

13 Nov 2018

5 star rating

12 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Always excellent service at a reasonable coat

12 Nov 2018

4 star rating

very reliable garage and very polite and helpful staff.

12 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Have used the garage for many years and always had great service.

10 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Excellent garage have used them for over20 years!

09 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Prompt friendly service.

09 Nov 2018

5 star rating

09 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Quick, friendly and professional

08 Nov 2018

5 star rating

08 Nov 2018

5 star rating

always a great honest garage to use, we use this garage as the work is to a very high standard and honest quotes given

07 Nov 2018

5 star rating

FRIENDLY AND EFFICIENT GARAGE

07 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Everyone I've come into contact with at River Valley Garage have always been friendly and professional. All works have always been completed at a high standard and have always been value for money.

07 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Always friendly, professional and very efficient. Gives good advice, carries out work swiftly and efficiently and gives good value for money.

06 Nov 2018

5 star rating

Work done on time eventhough the parts were late coming in to the garage. I was kept informed of the progress as I was on a deadline.

06 Nov 2018

5 star rating

05 Nov 2018

5 star rating

River Valley are a professional and completely trustworth garage. They get the work done on time and exactly at the price they quoted you. They are a pleasure to deal with and I won't go anywhere else

04 Nov 2018

5 star rating

These guys always fit my car in, keep me informed and give me a fair price, I can’t fault them

02 Nov 2018

4 star rating

02 Nov 2018

4 star rating

Reliable and trustworthy, only reason 4 stars was no courtesy car available otherwise it would have been 5 stars

01 Nov 2018

5 star rating

01 Nov 2018

4 star rating

31 Oct 2018

5 star rating

Excellent friendly service

31 Oct 2018

5 star rating

31 Oct 2018

4 star rating

31 Oct 2018

4 star rating

30 Oct 2018

5 star rating

Always a pleasure to deal with.

30 Oct 2018

5 star rating

Always good on the work and the price. I always recommend a

30 Oct 2018

5 star rating

Fantastic service

29 Oct 2018

5 star rating

River Valley Garage is staffed with friendly staff who pay close attention to the finer details. I would recommend it to anyone and I often do.

29 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Excellent Service, work carried out on time and for quoted price, staff are very polite and helpful

26 Oct 2018

4 star rating

They get on with the job.

26 Oct 2018

4 star rating

25 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Always very helpful staff.

25 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Always helpful, honest and polite. Providing a great service each time.

25 Oct 2018

4 star rating

25 Oct 2018

4 star rating

24 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Very friendly, honest, I don't feel ripped off and totally trust them as my father used to be in the trade before retirement and is always impressed with their honesty, work and prices. A good find!

24 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Always very helpful and reasonable.

24 Oct 2018

4 star rating

23 Oct 2018

4 star rating

23 Oct 2018

4 star rating

MOT and Service very pleasant staff who talked me through what had been done and what will need doing in the future

23 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Have been using this garage for many years and reliable service

22 Oct 2018

4 star rating

River Valley consistently provide a first class service. Friendly, reliable, realistic honest and completely trustworthy. It's actually an enjoyable experience taking both my car's here.

21 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Trustworthy,friendly,local garage

21 Oct 2018

4 star rating

20 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Excellent service, knowleadgeable and friendly staff, very quick repairs and quality workmanship and very reasonable rates. Highly recommended.

19 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Fast and efficient service A*

17 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Always pleasant and professional customer service, and helpful in an emergency.

16 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Excellent service as always

16 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Prompt friendly service as usual. Helpful advice when needed to explain why things are done.

14 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Customers since they opened and before. Always been excellent, honest and totally trustworthy.

13 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Fast efficient service.

12 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Always good service from the staff

12 Oct 2018

4 star rating

12 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Good friendly staff. Prompt service. Great.

10 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Have had our Mot’s done here for 25+ years. Always had good friendly service from them.

10 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Great, friendly and knowledgeable

10 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Excellent service from staff. Very efficient and timely. Reassuring and thoughtful, and took great care of my classic car.

09 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Fantastic Team

08 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Excellent service

08 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Very friendly staff and great service

05 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Always get great service from River Valley,

05 Oct 2018

4 star rating

I would recommend River Valley Garage. They offer a professional service,and I am never shocked at the cost.

04 Oct 2018

4 star rating

02 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Top garage. 100% honest and reliable. Best in the area!

02 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Top quality service and attention. You won't find a better, more honest garage in the area! Highly Recommended for all your car needs!

01 Oct 2018

4 star rating

Excellent service as always

01 Oct 2018

4 star rating

We have used River Valley Garage for a number of years. The staff are friendly and helpful and the charges are fair.