Motorcity Motorist Centres Ltd was established in January 1985. Originally operating in Pontefract the company expanded in April 1988 opening an additional site in Wakefield, then having outgrown the site that branch was relocated in September 1991 to larger premises here at Knottingley.
Our aim has always been to offer our customers a high quality, cost effective service on all makes of vehicle. Having a workshop floor area of almost 6000 sq/ft, which accommodates 6 vehicle repair lifts in addition to Class 4 & 7 MOT testing facilities, tyre bay and additional working areas, we undertake all kinds of servicing, mechanical, electrical and diagnostic repairs on all makes of cars and light commercial vehicles up to 7.5 tonnes
We have a well appointed, comfortable customer waiting and reception area which offers television and free vend drinks.
Knottingley Using the latest state of the art diagnostic and air conditioning service equipment from leading companies such as Bosch, Nextech, Texa and Snap-On we pride ourself on our ability to cope with almost any problem your vehicle may develop, whether it be engine, ABS (Anti lock brakes), ESP (Stability/Traction control), SRS (Airbag), Air-Con or any of the many other systems commonly fitted to modern vehicles.
We employ well qualified staff with a wealth of experience; some of our most senior employees have been in the trade for more than 30 years and several have been with the company for more than 20 years.
The company is justly proud of its training record with staff gaining qualifications thorough approved professional bodies such as City and Guilds, The Institute of Motor Industries, The Institute of Road Transport Engineers, The Society of Operations Engineers as well as the more equipment and systems specific qualification courses through which staff have attained training qualifications with industry leaders the likes of Bosch and Snap-On (diagnostics), Hella (air conditioning systems) amongst others.
We are able to carry out servicing to manufacturers recommended schedules, providing parts from leading original equipment component manufacturers which either equal or exceed the vehicle manufacturer’s specification as is required to maintain your vehicle warranty.
We compete very favourably with national fast fit chains in most cases when supplying and fitting Exhausts, Brakes, Tyres, Batteries, Shock absorbers etc. as well as offering a much broader service such as MOT testing and repairs, Diagnostic Work, Clutch replacement, Timing belt replacement, Steering and Suspension repairs, Air-conditioning servicing and repairs, Engine and Gearbox repairs, as well as Servicing and general maintenence.
Should your vehicle require paint or bodywork repairs then we are pleased to recommend Andrew Bradbury Vehicle Body Repairs who are situated here within our Knottingley site.
We are proud of our connections with local communities and our sponsorship of local amateur sports teams, particularly their junior sections. We believe it is important that children be afforded the opportunity to channel their energies into sports which promote competition and cooperation in a healthy and enjoyable environment.