DPF Cleaner

By | 2019-02-10T19:53:50+00:00 February 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+00:00 January 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+00:00 December 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+00:00 December 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+00:00 December 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+00:00 November 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+00:00 October 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 [...]

Our mobile Tyre Fitting Unit will come to you

By | 2018-09-25T21:39:44+00:00 September 19th, 2018|Categories: Tyres|Tags: , , |

Puncture? Flat tyre? The last thing you'll want to do is try and get to your local tyre shop and wait in line for a replacement. That's why our state of the art MOBILE TYRE SERVICE will make your life even easier and come to you! Our MOBILE TYRE FITTING UNIT will travel to your home, [...]

The importance of purchasing premium tyres for your car

By | 2018-08-22T09:13:49+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|Categories: Tyres|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Tyres play a vital role in the overall safety of your car. In Ireland alone, an Garda Siochana reported 172 road collisions with tyre defects as a factor between 2007-2012, including a number of fatal collisions. Because tyres are the only contact between your car and the road, it is essential to ensure your tyres are [...]