Can my tyre be repaired?
Depending on the size and location of the damage, most punctures can be repaired. If the damage is to the side wall of the tyre it cannot be repaired. If the tyre does not have much tread left it may also not be able to be repaired.
Why should I pay the extra for a premium brand tyre?
You get what you pay for. The cheaper the tyre generally the lower the performance and durability. The more expensive tyres will offer greater grip and handling and provide a smoother / quieter ride. Expect greater mileage from a premium tyre also. We can advise further on New Tyres.
Do you only stock Bridgestone’s?
No. B Select Ashmore both stock and supply all Brands of tyres at competitive rates. From Kumho to Michelin to Cooper and Yokohama we will have what you need. Primewell, Supercat, Dayton, Hankook, BFG, Nitto, Nexen, Continental, Falken, Micky Thompson, Kenda, Triangle, Dunlop, Achillies, Federal.
With the backing of Bridgestone Corporation, one of the world’s leading tyre manufacturers, Bridgestone stores have access to an extensive range of quality Bridgestone tyres. Bridgestone outlets benefit from Bridgestone’s cutting edge Research & Development. Other Bridgestone brands include Firestone, Supercat, Dayton and Primewell.
What is Corner Weighting?
Corner weighting is a service provided to mainly motorsport orientated vehicles. Using automotive scales all 4 wheels are placed on individual scales. The idea is to balance the weight from side to side and front to back in some cases by either adding or removing weight and or adjusting the suspension higher or lower. To adjust the suspension the vehicle must 1st be fitted with height adjustable suspension.
Can we look after fleet vehicles?
We are authorized to look after most fleet car companies. Just book in and we will look after the rest with minimum fuss to the customer.
All popular brands of tyres offer manufacturers warranty to cover manufacturing defects. Bridgestone offer on top of this a Road Hazard Warranty covering tyres damaged through the normal course of daily driving. This is based on a pro-rata scale. If tyre is less than 10% worn its replaced FOC. After this its charged at a pro-rata rate
How often do I need to get my wheel alignments checked?
We recommend every 10,000klms or whenever you get the car serviced. We can advise if we recommend an alignment be carried out. Un-even tread wear and certain wear patterns are a good indicator that you need a wheel alignment. Tyres, Tyre Retailer, New Tyres.
What is a Log Book service?
A log book service is a service carried out following the log book supplied by the vehicle. Its a schedule specified by the manufacturer of a vehicle stating what items need attention at different intervals. These items need to be completed at each interval in order to maintain the Manufacturers warranty. Missing any of the items may Void warranty. B Select Ashmore is certified to carry out log book servicing.
How much for a service?
We have services starting at $89. Dependent on the vehicle and what needs doing we can work with you to find a service to meet your needs and budget.
Do you give obligation FREE quotes?
YES. Our qualified mechanics will give you down to earth advice and pricing on any works you need. We will not commence any work without the prior understanding and approval of our customers.
What is B Select?
B Select is the new age of Bridgestone franchises. With an emphasis on Auto service along with tyre sales the model creates a one stop shop approach to mechanical service similar to taking your car to the Dealer only a lot cheaper. Choosing a B Select outlet to look after your vehicle will ensure a hassle free, transparent and honest experience. You also have the piece of mind that you are dealing with a large corporate but with the service level only obtained from an owner occupied business.
What services do you offer?
Manufacturers Log book servicing, General servicing, All mechanical repairs, Clutches, Brakes, Radiators, CV joints, differentials, Auto service, Air-con re gas, Road worthy Certificates, Computer Diagnostics, Huge range of tyres in stock, Computer wheel alignments and balancing. We are a one stop shop we will do it all.
Do the auto repairs and or car services completed come with a warranty?
We are so confident in the ability, experience and attention to detail that our motor mechanics exhibit that we back all work done with a 12 month/20,000km warranty.
Are your Motor Mechanics / Auto Technicians qualified?
Yes only fully qualified motor mechanics that have been in the trade for many years are employed. Our head mechanic has been a qualified motor mechanic for over 15 years. B Select also continues staff training with internal and external training courses.