Car Service

Our services

BMW cars are among the most technically advanced cars in the world. It is therefore, vital that your garage has all the up to-date equipment to service your car.


We at Smoothtune Colchester, assess the vehicle needs of our customers and our well trained mechanics use only the very best possible service.

A move to electronic service history is a new innovation offer by the BMW company. This means any service carried out is logged directly to the BMW database and we are privileged to be part of this scheme. This means that all data is referred to BMW cars is taken directly from the key fob using a BMW key reader and is sorted directly on their secure database.

We have invested heavily in this new technology that offers the customer completely safe car history and reliability as part of our service.


All mechanical repairs covered with 12 months warranty for the parts and labour.

Mechanical repairs:

- Engine service - oil and filters
- Full Engine rework

- Gearbox repairs and replacement
- Exhaust repairs and replacement
- Brakes parts replacement
- Turbo charger element replacement
- Bearings and other driving elements
- Overheating problem solutions

- Suspension and air suspension

Other services:

- MOT testing by appointment

- Lighting upgrades

- Re-Mapping services

- Diagnostic only

- Swirl Flap Removal

- BMW Software updates and retrofits

- ECU Programming and coding

- Loan Cars Available


How to check CBS Service Status

Oil service. The oil and oil filter in your BMW’s engine should be replaced to ensure optimum performance and help maintain efficiency. The microfilter(s) should also be replaced.

Microfilter. The microfilter/pollen filter should be replaced with every engine oil service. This icon may not be displayed in your BMW.

Front brakes. The front brake pads on your BMW are close to their wear limit and need replacing. Your brake discs should also be checked.

Spark plugs. The spark plugs in your petrol engine should be replaced at every second oil service along with the air filter. This icon may not be displayed in your BMW.

Rear brakes. The rear brake pads on your BMW are close to their wear limit and need replacing. Your brake discs should also be checked.

Diesel particulate filter. The diesel particulate filter in your BMW may be blocked or need replacing. Visit your nearest BMW Authorised Retailer.

Brake fluid. The brake fluid in your BMW should be replaced to maintain optimum performance.

MOT. Your BMW is due the annual statutory inspection for vehicles 3 years and older.

Vehicle check. Your BMW is due a Vehicle Check Service. This thorough inspection covers a wide variety of elements to help ensure your BMW remains safe, roadworthy and continues to look and perform at its optimum.

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