AP Autocare Ltd 16-18 Whitehouse Place Bedminster Bristol BS3 4BL

Bristol's #1 Independent Multi Manufacturer Car Servicing Centre


Dealer Level Diagnostic Testing

Vehicle Diagnostics

Dealer Level Diagnostics

We have dealer level diagnostic equipment for Volkswagen, Audi, Seat, Skoda, BMW, Mini, Porsche, Citroen, Peugeot and Renault. Our equipment is capable of carrying fault finding, Reading parameter measurements, Key Programming, Coding and configuration of new ECUs, body control modules and instrument clusters, Carry out manufacturer software updates on control units. Resetting of auto adaptives and much much more. Our equipment is backed by a technical suport team of ex dealer master tech's and regulary updated. This is by far more adavanced than your average fault code reader.

Our Diagnostic Technicians

Our diagnostic technicians are fully qualified and trained in the lastest of vehicle technologies, they regularly receive training to keep them up to date with future advances in technology. Our technicians use a wide variety of tools and equipment - including advanced oscilliscopes and signal generators to test and simulate failed components.

If your vehicle has a running fault or warning lamp on then book now to get your vehicle assessed by our team.

Our expert diagnostic technicians can help you with the following:

  • In depth fault finding
  • Coding and configuration of control units after replacement
  • Key programming
  • Manufacturer software updates
  • Pairing of control modules
  • Configuring retrofit add-ons
  • Fault finding for many control systems - ABS, Airbag, Engine managment, body control, air conditioning

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We carry out vehicle servicing to the highest of standards to comply with strict manufacturer recommendations.

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MOT Testing

We are able to carry out MOT Testing on Cars, Vans up to Class 7 and Motor homes using the latest automated test lanes.

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Air Conditioning

Routine Servicing and re-gas to repairs and diagnostics, are technician's are fully qualified to deal with refrigerant.

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Performance tuning or Fuel Economy Tuning. We provide a solution for everyone

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Need a specific repair?

Need a one off specific repair carried out on your vehicle? Then please contact us for a quote and we will get back to you with a price.