North-South divide in car servicing

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Car servicingThere is a definite North-South divide when it comes to motorists being satisfied with garage servicing, it has been revealed.
As many as 29% of complaints to a special motor industry garage advice line last year were from motorists in south east England.

But only 12% were from north west England and just 2% from north east England, said the self-regulatory automotive industry body Motor Codes.

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These calls related to cases where Motor Codes had to formally intervene. But overall, just 7% of the calls last year needed formal intervention.
Problems with cars' engine control units topped the list of gremlins which afflicted motorists last year, Motor Codes said.

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