Audi A6 diagnostics Fault p2002 & p2458

By |2019-05-19T12:07:18+00:00May 13th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized, Videos|Tags: , , , , , |

We recently had this 2016 Audi A6 2.0 diesel at our car garage in Finglas. The customer had a complaint of a Engine warning light and a Dpf warning light. Our trained mechanics also noted that the adblue warning was also on the dashboard. As part of the Dpf doctor network we were able to put [...]

Timing Belt Replacement Dublin

By |2019-04-12T21:07:04+00:00April 12th, 2019|Categories: Car Maintenance|Tags: , , , |

Your cars Timing belt or Timing Chain is a very important component. The job of the Timing belt is to keep various moving parts of the engine in harmony. Timing belt and Timing chain replacement is very important and failure can result in costly repairs. Timing belt replacement cost can vary from €200 to €600 depending [...]

Dpf Cleaning Dublin

By |2019-03-05T22:15:48+00:00March 5th, 2019|Categories: Car Maintenance, Dpf Cleaning|

The Dpf Doctor has arrived at Larkin Automotive, Dpf cleaning Dublin couldn't be simpler and you can be assured that your vehicles blocked dpf is been repaired by trained Dpf Specialist. Larkin Automotive is now part of an accredited network with the technical training and information. We don't just offer Dpf cleaning, we offer solutions! We [...]

DPF Cleaner

By |2019-02-10T19:53:50+00:00February 10th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

DPF Cleaner In our car repair garage this week, we were presented with another Diesel car with a Engine check light. Our car workshop was able to Diagnose this quickly and cost effective as a blocked dpf filter. At Larkin Automotive we are experts in Dpf repairs , we carried out a full Dpf clean and [...]

Motorway Breakdown

By |2019-01-06T08:18:37+00:00January 6th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Our Motorways in Ireland are one of the safest roads we have. However Motorway Breakdown’s, Motorway Puncture’s or a Blowout can be quite a dangerous situation. Larkin automotive offer Motorway rescue, Mobile Puncture repairs, Mobile Tyre Fitting and Recovery service’s and here are some tips if you find yourself in this situation. Motorway recovery Pull onto [...]

Helping the Homeless

By |2018-12-29T13:53:09+00:00December 29th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Helping the homeless this Christmas, we promoted our tyre sales to raise much needed funds , We were delighted to raise over €600.00 and donated to the “Bridges of hope, homeless outreach” programme. Colm is the heart of this programme and our donation will go towards providing sleeping bags and much needed supplies to those in [...]

Merry Christmas to all of our customers from Larkin Automative

By |2018-12-29T10:36:29+00:00December 20th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

2018 has been an incredible year! We'd like to take this opportunity to wish all of our loyal customers a very merry Christmas and a happy new year. Be sure to check out some of our previous blog posts with great tips, such as our essential cold weather checks and what to do if you break down [...]

Why you should service your car regularly

By |2018-12-11T11:24:37+00:00December 11th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

There are a number of benefits to getting your car serviced regularly. It's not a legal requirement, but servicing your car can act as a type of preventative maintenance. It can save you a lot of money in the long run! So why service your car? Today we discuss some of the top reasons. Improve safety [...]

Avoid a breakdown in the rain

By |2018-11-21T14:27:18+00:00November 18th, 2018|Categories: Breakdown & Rescue|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The weather outside is frightful, and we'll probably be stuck with it for another few months at least. Heavy rain can cause difficult and dangerous driving conditions, and the last thing you want is to have a breakdown in the rain. We're here to offer some tips on how to avoid a breakdown in the rain: [...]

Essential cold weather vehicle checks

By |2018-10-04T20:50:07+00:00October 5th, 2018|Categories: Car Maintenance|Tags: , , , , |

Now that we're in October, the weather is getting colder and crisper. The evenings are shorter, and winter isn't very far away. At this time of year, it's essential to perform regular cold weather vehicle checks to ensure you are safe at all times. Maintaining your car means it is less likely to break down and [...]