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The new A6 Manchester Airport Relief Road

The new A6 Manchester Airport Relief Road opened to pedestrians and cyclists yesterday and we went along to explore it before it opens to vehicles next week. The road will provide a vital link for residents and businesses across Stockport, Manchester and East Cheshire. It’s hoped that the road will reduce congestion and traffic as users… Read more »

My Bosch Car Service

As a Bosch Car Service Centre we’re always interested to hear about the new technologies being developed by Bosch and how they may benefit our business. At the last regional meeting in June, My Bosch Car Service (MyBCS) was presented to the BCS garages from the North West. The platform will allow customers to book… Read more »

Electric Vehicles – Is it worth the switch?

Electric Vehicles- Is it worth the switch? It is expected that by 2030 there will be 125 million electric vehicles on the road. From 2016-2017 the number of electric vehicles on the roads increased by 60% but they still represent just 0.2% of all vehicles. We’re taking a look into why sales are expected to… Read more »

Vehicle Technician Job Vacancy

Great career opportunity to work in a busy, long established and reputable garage.   Location: Stockport, SK3 0DF Hours: 40/44 hours per week Monday to Friday 8am-5pm or 9am-6pm (alternate weeks) Saturday 8am- 12 pm (1 in 2 Saturdays) Salary: £11.60/hour or £24,500/year (to be discussed at interview). Weekly pay & approved overtime. Info &… Read more »

Your New MOT Test

Major changes to the MOT test are now live! The DVSA has revised the Ministry of Transport (MOT) test and the new rules came into effect on Sunday 20th May. Our first MOT under the new legislation took place at 8am this morning. We’ve put together a summary of the changes, although there won’t be… Read more »

The team is expanding. We’re Recruiting!

We’re expanding and looking for another person to join our customer facing office team. Title: Vehicle Customer Service Advisor Location: Stockport, SK3 ODF Salary: Fixed hourly rate based on experience (to be discussed at interview). Starting wage £8.50- room for increase dependant on experience. Wages paid weekly. Contract: Temporary- Immediate start until September. Possibility of additional work beyond… Read more »

Air Conditioning Changes

It’s recommended that you have your vehicles’ air conditioning re-gassed at least every 2 years to keep it running efficiently. If you turned your Air Con on last weekend to find that it wasn’t performing up to scratch this could be due to a number of different problems. As of 2017 the air conditioning gas… Read more »

Meet the Team: Matt

Nickname: Legend Ryder How long have you been working at John Delany Motors?  Since 1994 Quickly sum up a day in the life of a Foreman? A headache What would you be doing if you didn’t work at John Delany Motors? Pornstar, failing that I’d be an archaeologist Describe your dream holiday?  Bora Bora- for… Read more »

The MOT Test – Your Questions Answered

Our new MOT bay is now open! With that in mind we’ve put together some answers to our most frequently asked MOT questions. What is an MOT? A Ministry of Transport test is a legal requirement for all road using vehicles. It is carried out by a vehicle technician with the MOT qualification. They test… Read more »