James and Aldridge Garage Ltd

Thorne Farm, Kings Hill, Bude, EX23 0LU
Cornwall Car Recovery
RAC Approved Garage

MOT Test Centre

Our MOT testing lane can cater a variety of vehicles from the largest of motor homes to the average size family car. James and Aldridge Garage Ltd can also carry out MOT tests on taxis.

We offer a free re-test within 10 days.

24/7 Vehicle Recovery

If your car will not start or has another problem that means you cannot safely drive to us then we can come to you. James and Aldridge Ltd operate a car transporter and can collect your vehicle.

Broken down whilst out and about? James and Aldridge can recover your vehicle and get you home safely.

Car Servicing

Our mechanics are trained to the highest standard and are fully qualified using the latest equipment for servicing your car. Whether it’s a simple oil change or a full engine rebuild you can trust James and Aldridge Ltd to get you safely back on the road. Get in contact today for our car service pricing.

About Our Garage

 

James and Aldridge Garage LTD are based in Bude, Cornwall. We carry out Car Servicing, Car Repairs, MOT Testing, 24/7 Vehicle Recovery and Vehicle Transport and we’re now a Used Car Cornwall Dealership. Our Workshop is fully equipped with the very latest in servicing technology and all of our local car mechanics are trained to provide the highest level of vehicle care.

We are now an RAC Approved Garage! The RAC have been serving motorists since 1897 and as the motorist’s champion, it’s their duty to provide motorists with a network of independent garages they can trust. As an RAC Approved Garage we follow the RAC Customer Charter for Approved Garages. This means that every time you bring your vehicle to our garage you will get:

Honest Pricing – All work will be explained clearly and the costs will be transparent
Quality Work – Any car repair done will meet the high standard set by the RAC
Exceptional Customer Service – You’ll find the service friendly, straightforward and jargon free

For more information about the RAC and the Approved Garages network, please visit: www.rac.co.uk/approvedgarages

If you have any problems with your vehicle then get in touch today for a car repair estimate – either by telephone or you can email us – full details are in our contact section below.

Used Cars

We’re now a used car dealership selling great quality, cheap used cars. All of our vehicles are inspected to the highest degree and come with 12 months MOT and serviced up to date. Our vehicles all come with a standard 3 month warranty but you have the option to extend the warranty at an extra cost, giving you peace of mind if needed!

Our latest range of used cars are listed below but stocks can change daily, follow us on Facebook to keep up to date! To view a vehicle and/or test drive a vehicle please get in touch, by either contacting us on 01288356568 or filling out the form below.

Vehicle Transportation and Car Recovery Services

We offer you a personal ‘one to one’ service collecting and delivering your car without any hassle and look to treat our customers with the highest level of service possible. We aim our standards higher than other transportation providers so you can be sure that your vehicle will delivered with the most care and safety. Whether it’s 10 miles or a 1000 miles we will be competitive on our prices without affecting our level of service.

We also offer a 24/7 Car Breakdown Service and Vehicle Recovery in Cornwall and Devon. James and Aldridge Garage are there for you for all roadside assistance and breakdown needs. Our recovery vehicle is also large enough for Commercial Van Recovery if required! For your complete auto recovery services, get in contact today! 

Give us a call or message us for a free quote!

MOT Cornwall Garage and Taxi MOT Testing

 

If you need an MOT in Cornwall or Devon then our fully automated MOT test lane uses the latest equipment giving us the ability to test all makes and models of petrol and diesel cars and light commercial vehicles (LCV). Should your car fail the MOT test, we can carry out the repairs on site. We also offer a free retest within 10 working days. Get in contact today for a hassle free MOT and we also offer car service and van service! All of our cars for sale come with 12 months MOT as standard!

We offer MOTs on:

  • Class IV
  • Class VII Pre MOT’s
  • Camper Van MOT’s​
  • Taxi Test’s

The RAC MOT Check & Repair Plan

 

The RAC know that 62% of motorists have had a vehicle fail its MOT and so to help protect motorists they have developed the RAC MOT Check and Repair Plan. The plan is given to you free of charge at the time of a service, provided a Vehicle Health Check has been completed and any remedial work identified is carried out*

The plan covers you for up to £750 of repairs should your vehicle fail its next MOT test**

• The RAC MOT Check & Repair Plan is free of charge
• Peace of mind that if your vehicle needs repairs to pass its MOT, the plan will cover you for specific parts
• Covers repairs up to a total of £750

For more information about the RAC MOT Check and Repair Plan and full terms and condition please visit www.rac.co.uk/approvedgarage or alternatively speak to a member of the team.

*Remedial work completed at your own expense
**Please note only the items specified in the plan are covered. Any other repairs remain your own responsibility. £750 of repairs is inclusive of VAT.

Taxi Testing

A more rigorous annual test than the usual MOT is now required before being used on public roads as taxis. Contact us for pricing and to book your taxi in for the annual test or if you are interested in have your taxi or taxi business maintained by us.

Motorhome MOTs

We can cater for all size motor homes large or small, single or twin axle. Give us a call to get your motor home booked in.

Services

  • Diagnostics
  • Servicing
  • ​Car Repair
  • Recovery
  • ​MOT’S
  • ​Trailer Repair
  • Horsebox Repair

Emergency Mechanic Cornwall

James and Aldridge garage offer emergency repairs in our garage in Bude. We have a 24/7 on call mobile mechanic for all your breakdown and roadside assistance, our transportation vehicle can then get you back to the garage.

Car Repairs
New Batteries
Transmission
Vehicle Maintenance

Our Customer Reviews

Darren Slater
Darren Slater
06:59 22 Aug 18
One of our customers broke down whilst on holiday in Cornwall and James & Aldridge Ltd recovered the car and carried out the repairs so they could continue on there holiday. Ed who dealt with us was fantastic really easy to deal with and very professional. Thank you so much guys we would recommend you in a heart beat 5* Darren Slater
lisa Sinclair peek
lisa Sinclair peek
15:24 18 Sep 18
my car developed a problem while on holiday in Cornwall last week. A quick phone call to the garage and I was in and they diagnosed the problem straight away. Gave us a courtesy car so we could continue our holiday. My car was fixed and back on the road very quickly. Can't thank the guys enough. Top Service given.
Christopher Buckley
Christopher Buckley
19:06 27 Aug 18
Excellent garage saved my bacon when away on holiday last week. Can not recommend enough
Martin Webb
Martin Webb
14:47 23 May 18
The guys here are great. Especially Ed. Very reasonable and always manage to fit me in. I get all my work done there and have even sent my dad on too. I would recommend them.
Simon Mitchell
Simon Mitchell
10:35 25 Mar 18
Went in for some welding. Great job. Cheaper than originally quoted. Would definitely recommend
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Contact Us

James And Aldridge Garage LTD

Thorne Farm, Kings Hill, Bude, EX23 0LU

Phone: 01288 3​56568

E-mail: jag.bude@hotmail.com

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