Renault Car Servicing

Proper care and attention for your car is an important aspect of vehicle ownership. 

Your Renault should be serviced at regular intervals and only genuine replacement parts should be used to preserve its performance, reliability and safety. 

These tasks are all completed at Glyn Hopkin by Renault-trained technicians.


Services start from only £106*

Our state-of-the-art facilities in Chelmsford, Colchester and St. Albans are well-equipped to complete a wide range of essential services.

You can request a date and time that is most convenient and we will do what we can to honor it.

You can make an online booking via the online booking tab or if you prefer, you can also arrange a service or repairs by phone during business hours.

Benefits of a Renault service:

  • Safety - full vehicle health check
  • Reliability - Renault approved parts
  • Transparency - Fixed price on Service and Maintenance
  • Courtesy car - provided when available
  • Collection or delivery - local service available
  • Customer excellence - vehicles returned washed and clean, and all repairs benefit from 1 year guarantee on parts and labour

Brake Pads & Discs

Front Discs & Pads from £250

Rear Discs & Pads from £270

Brakes are key to your driving safety. Glyn Hopkin offer great value for money, peace of mind and reassurance – for your braking safety. To avoid unexpected brake failure, replacing your brake pads before they completely wear to the metal brake pad backing extends the life of your brake disc.

When should brake pads and discs be replaced?

Sometimes, both pads and discs will need changing and replacing at the same time though generally discs will outlast the life expectancy of pads. Front brake discs will eventually get too thin, which could result in overheating and losing efficiency.

Cambelt / Timing Belt

Cambelt replacements

A cambelt or commonly known as a timing belt, is an essential part of your vehicle's engine.

It is very important to consider changing your cambelt if your vehicle is more than 5 years old or has covered more than 60,000 miles.

It is very risky to drive around with a worn cambelt as it could cause severe engine trouble.

If cambelts are too tight they may stretch and break, if they’re too loose they won’t work efficiently.

What will happen if I do nothing?

After its replacement due date the cambelt will eventually snap whilst your engine is running.

Even at idle, major engine damage can usually occur.

There are no warning characteristics that would allow you to safely stop before losing power and causing possible costly damage to your engine.


Prices start from only £54.85

The MOT will ensure your vehicle complies with key safety and environmental requirements.

When to book my car for an MOT?

The first test is required once a car is 3 years old.

After that, it will need an MOT every 12 months.

Why choose a Renault dealer to book my MOT?

All of our testers are UK Vehicle Inspectorate trained and we will only be using Renault approved parts to carry out any necessary repair work.

Also, all our work will be guaranteed for a year.

On the day, our Renault experts will inspect the following:

  • Bodywork, doors and mirrors
  • Lights and horn
  • Brakes
  • Steering and suspension
  • Tyre's and wheels
  • Windscreen, wipers and washer bottle
  • Exhaust fuel and emissions
  • Seats and seat belts
  • Vehicle Identification Number
  • Registration plate

* Additional parts may be required according to the maintenance programme (not included in stated price). Excludes V6 engines.

All branches are closed from Tuesday 24th March until further notice

Following the statement from the prime minister on Monday evening, all our dealerships will temporarily close on Tuesday 24th March.

You can still contact us…

Any service bookings will receive a follow up by a member our team as soon as the business is back open. Should you have any queries or questions about any existing orders or scheduled work, as well as any general enquiries, you can still contact us through the usual channels on our website or by emailing

As the situation develops, the safety of our staff and customers will remain of the highest importance and we will continue to inform you with the latest updates through our website, email and social media channels. Together we will get through this.

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