Yn yr cyfnod anodd yma rydym ni yma yn Teiars Huw Lewis yn cymryd diogelwch ac iechyd ein cwsmeriaid a'n staff o ddifrif. Mae ein staff yn ystyriol ac yn dilyn prosesau i leihau risgiau haint yn ein adeiladau ac hefyd yn y cerbydau.
Rydym wedi cynyddu ein cyfundrefnau glanhau yn y derbynfeydd. Ar gyfer cwsmeYriaid sy'n bryderus am ddod atom gallwn ddod atoch chi. Os ydych chi'n byw yn lleol gallwn ni gasglu a danfon eich car i chi. Gall eich car gael ei wasanaethu, ei atgyweirio neu gael MOT heb i chi adael y ty.
Gallwn e-bostio anfonebau, cymryd taliadau cerdyn dros y ffôn neu dderbyn trosglwyddiadau banc.
Bydd pob un ohonom yma yn Teiars Huw Lewis yn parhau i gynnig ein lefel uchel arferol o wasanaeth i'n cymuned yn ystod y cyfnod heriol sydd o'n blaenau.
Rhowch alwad i ni a gadewch inni sicrhau bod iechyd eich car yn un peth llai i boeni amdano.
In these difficult times we at Huw Lewis Tyres are taking the health and safety of our customers and staff seriously. Our staff are considerate and follow processes to minimise risks of infection in the depots and vehicles. We have increased our cleaning regimes in the reception and work areas.
For customers who are anxious about coming to us, we can come to you. If you live locally we can collect and deliver your vehicle to you. Your vehicle can be serviced, repaired or be MOT’d without you leaving the house.
We can email invoices, take card payments over the phone or accept bank transfers.
All of us at Huw Lewis Tyres will continue to offer our usual high level of service to our community during the challenging period ahead.
Give us a call and let us make sure your vehicle’s health is one less thing to worry about.
Aberystwyth 01970 611166
Lampeter 01570 422221
Machynlleth 01654 700000
Teiars Huw Lewis Tyres is your professional, friendly, great value, local tyre supply and fitting centre serving Lampeter and the surrounding area. Offering personal service and local knowledge along with an excellent range of tyre brands to suit all pockets and vehicles. We are proud to be a certified Michelin Centre since 2014.
As well as tyres we also offer wheel balancing and tracking and the full range of parts needed to keep your vehicle on the road. Our services include batteries, exhausts, wipers, bulbs, servicing and winter preparation. Come to us first and be assured of great service. See our full website www.huwlewistyres.com for more details and special offers.
We supply all types of tyres but in this part of the world we recommend Michelin as a premium tyre, especially the Cross-climate, GENERAL as a mid range tyre and although we do not recommend budgets in terms of value for money, for those on a tight budget we recommend AUTOGRIP. Our prices are UK competitive.
Driving Through Flood Water… What you need to know!
We know it can be frustrating and time consuming to take diversions and it can be tempting to just go through the water… but is it worth it?
The Problem With Driving Through Water
Driving through water is dangerous, especially if it is flowing over the road. Your car can easily be swept away. You will also have no idea about the condition of the road underneath. In general, don’t drive through water if the water level is over half the height of a tyre. If you are unsure about the depth, don’t be the first to take the plunge! Observe other vehicles. If you decide to drive through water, drive slowly and steadily.
Driving through a flooded road can cause damage to your vehicle. The best option is to take a diversion or park in a safe place until the water recedes. If you drive through water and your engine stalls, you have no choice but to restart the engine. This can cause severe engine damage. Even otherwise, water can cause havoc with all low lying components of your car. Here are some things to check if you drive through a deep water.
Check The Interiors
Water can enter the cabin and damage the interiors of your car. Check the carpet and other floor level components for dampness. If it is damp, your car will need professional cleaning. Just allowing the car to dry is not enough due to the risk of mildew growth. If mould grows in the cabin, it will result in bad odours and unhealthy air quality. Besides the risk of mould, components like seat brackets are likely to rust or malfunction if they are allowed to remain damp.
Check The Fluids To Rule Out Contamination
If you drive through deep water, it can enter the engine compartment and contaminate critical fluids like the engine oil, transmission oil and differential fluid. Pull out the dipsticks and check the condition of the fluids. If something appears diluted, discoloured or milky, chances are that contamination has occurred.
If you suspect fluid contamination, call your garage and have your vehicle towed in for a check. Driving a vehicle with contaminated fluids can cause severe engine damage.
Check The Air Filter
If the air filter is wet or shows signs of dampness, it must be replaced. You may also need engine oil replacement.
Check The Underside Of The Vehicle
If you drive through muddy water there is a high possibility of mud, grass, road debris and dirt sticking to the bottom of your car. Check the engine compartment, radiator, undercarriage and the bumpers. If there is dirt on any part, get it cleaned as soon as possible. If moist dirt sticks to metallic components, it can cause corrosion and result in expensive repairs.
Get Brakes And Suspension Joints Checked
Get the brakes checked by a mechanic. Dirt and water can go into brake components and prevent optimal functioning. Get the suspension joints checked for rust and lubrication.
Check The Lights
Check all external lights and indicators for water damage. Damaged components will need replacement if they cannot be cleaned or repaired. If your car is equipped with a rear camera or parking sensors, verify that everything is functioning correctly.
If you hear abnormal noises, take your car to the garage. With timely investigation and repairs, you can avoid major damage and expensive bills.
Driving through water is dangerous for both you and your vehicle so it’s best to not risk it.
If you have driven through water, come in and get your car checked so we can detect and fix any problems. This can save you a lot of trouble and money.
You can use this website to book your tyres or pop in and see us if you’re not sure what you want and would like some advice.
What our customers think
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