Essential Equipment for Car Workshops

For all local car workshops, it is important that they are fitted with the highest quality vehicle workshop equipment possible. The quality of vehicle maintenance delivered to customers will a lot of the time depend on the quality of workshop equipment supplies that they have available to them. This makes it imperative that all auto service centres ensure that they fit high quality workshop equipment in their garages.

It is not only just auto service centres that may have workshop equipment supplies fitted however. Some motor vehicle enthusiasts may have their own personal workshops available to them where they can carry out vehicle maintenance and repairs. In these cases it is important that the individual ensures that the equipment is of the best quality and that they have the necessary experience to operate them.

There are certain providers who cannot be fully trusted to deliver workshop equipment of the necessary quality to ensure safe and effective vehicle repairs and maintenance. This makes it important to use only trusted and reliable workshop equipment suppliers such as FMP Motor Factors when identifying vehicle workshop equipment.

Types Of Auto Workshop Equipment

There are a number of different types of car workshop equipment that both local garages and customers can access. As such it can be difficult to identify which workshop equipment supplies would be best served for each garage. Here is some information on the types of workshop equipment that local garages should have as a minimum requirement:-

  • Air tools & compressors
  • Welding equipment
  • Hand tools
  • Different vehicle jacks including workshop jacks , bottle jacks, trolley jacks, low entry jacks, lightweight aluminium jacks and heavy duty commercial jacks
  • Diagnostic equipment
  • Vehicle servicing tools including timing tools, filter removal tools, caliper wind back tools, hub nut sockets and feeler gauges
  • Other basis workshop equipment such as air lines, fittings and connectors, cleaning equipment, floor paint, brushes and shovels, signs and MOT accessories

Workshop Equipment Supplies 

FMP Motor Factors are workshop equipment suppliers that provide workshop equipment to both local garages and customers across all of South Wales from their depots in Swansea, Port Talbot, Llanelli and Carmarthen. This allows both garages and individual customers to carry out necessary repair and maintenance on their vehicles no matter where they are based.

If you would like to receive any more information on the range of vehicle workshop equipment that are currently available at FMP Motor Factors, then don’t hesitate to either call one of our team on the numbers below or to pop to any of the depots.



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Open Mon-Fri, 8.00am - 5.30pm and Sat 8am - 1.30pm
FMP Motor Factors, Unit 1, St John's Court, Upper Fforest Way,
Swansea Enterprise Park SA6 8QQ

Port Talbot

Open Mon-Fri, 8.00am - 5.30pm and Sat 8am - 12.30pm
FMP Motor Factors, Unit 30, Baglan Industrial Park,
Port Talbot, SA12 7DJ