Portsmouth mechanic 
Car Repairs and Maintenance Portsmouth


Check a trade logo
RAC - approved garage
Hilsea Tyres is an RAC approved garage offering Car Repairs and Maintenance Portsmouth . We  have a great team of high skilled super experienced car mechanics for all your car repair needs. Hilease Tyres Portsmouth car repair centre follow the RAC customer charter for approved garages. Hilsea Tyres is a family run business with 20 years experience, we offer an honest and reliable service you can trust can trust. 


At Hilsea Tyres Portsmouth we only use the best equipment. We are the only garage on the south cost to use the Hunter Elite TD System.

Skilled team

The Hilsea Tyres Team are highly skilled and very experienced. There will be no guesswork here, we will get to and fix the root of your problem.

trustworthy SERVICE

Car garages can be a mine field. At Hilsea Tyres Portsmouth we offer a trustworthy jargon free service. We will make sure to get your car back on the road.


At Hilsea TyresPortsmouth car repair we offer a huge range of vehicle services in Portsmouth and the surrounding area . We offer the basics such checking engine oil and windscreen wipers to help prevent bigger issues in the future. Not only that we also offer complete engine overhauls. Our team of high skilled very experience Portsmouth mechanics can handle any repairs that you need. Hilsea Tyres understand that your car is often a lifeline for your family so whatever it is you need, our team makes sure the repairs are done to the highest standard at an affordable price.


Cambelt replacement is a pretty significant job if it has snapped. When it breaks the valve hit the pistons, bending the valves. In order to stop the cambelt breaking have your car serviced regularly and replace your cambelt at between 40,000 to 100,000 miles or 4+ years. 


Car brake pads and shoes often last between 30,000-35,000 miles when used for predominately city and urban driving. In less demanding situations like motorway miles brakes can last 80,000 miles or more.


Clutches in modern cars are designed to last around 60,000 - 80,000 miles before they need to be replaced. This is dependent on the kind of miles you do, city driving and stop-start traffic can take its toll on a clutch faster than motorway driving. If it starts to slip. it maybe time to get it replaced.


Your gearbox is a vital part of the cars engine. Get your vehicle serviced and have its oil and filters changed regularly to keep it in tip top condition.


Your cabin air filters should be replaced approximately every 15,000 to 30,000 miles. If your air is not blowing cold, the issue could be a cooling fan problem, radiator trouble, or you may need to simply recharge your AC.


There are many different types of exhaust systems on a car such as dual exhausts or performance enhancing exhausts. Here at Hilsea Tyres Portsmouth car repairs we can fix or modify all of them.

Portsmouth Diagnostic testing

Hilsea Tyres offer Fault code reading and warning light identification

Has a warning light started flashing on your dashboard or do you have a car fault code showing? The team at Hilsea Tyres Portsmouth understand that these lights and codes can be very worrying, especially if it's the engine management light that has appeared. As time goes on, cars are changing and becoming way more advanced. Modern vehicles have hundreds of sensors that send signals to the Engine Control Unit or ECU. At Hilsea Tyres Portsmouth mechanic we can plug your car in and run diagnostic tests to determine if your car has any issues with its engine, exhaust, DPS, transmission, ignition coils, oil tank, throttle to name a few.

It's important to mention that not all cars display warning lights or fault codes when something goes wrong. The good news is our Engine Diagnostic test can be used as an early warning indicator showing problems that may develop in the future.


There can be no greater indicator of a trustworthy reliable business than the thoughts and reviews of its customers. We would love you to take the time to read some of our fantastic customer reviews on both Google and Facebook.
"Always excellent service, whether going to them, or a call out."

Dan Adams

Google Review

"Had my MOT done and they were friendly and sorted my car put very quickly. Would definitely recommend."


Google Review
"Great job done by the team didn't have my tyre size when I got there but they sorted it out really quick would recommend."


Google Review
linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram