Simon Huntington Ltd is one of the most highly respected Independent Land Rover Specialists in the North of England. We have gained our reputation over many years, we really care about our customers and get to know their vehicle needs.
We employ highly qualified vehicle technicians with specialist Land Rover knowledge, all of whom are capable of undertaking any size of task. The team is fully conversant with the requirements of every model in the Land Rover and Range Rover collection of vehicles produced since the mid 1940s right up to the very latest models of today. All are expert at using the AutoLogic Land Rover Diagnostic systems.
We have a modern workshop full of all the latest equipment and specialist tools to keep your Land Rover and Range Rover on and off the road: the latest vehicle lifting platforms, digital four wheel drive alignment system, tyre changers, wheel balancers and other Land Rover specialist tools. Our workshop can match any Franchised Dealership.
Simon Huntington Ltd also carry out servicing for customers who own specialist built Land Rovers that have been modified and upgraded by famous names such as Overfinch, A Kahn Design, Urban Truck, Revere London and Bespoke.
Free courtesy cars are available when your vehicle is being worked on.
Please ask when making your booking to ensure we have availability.
Diagnostic technology at Simon Huntington Ltd
Autologic – we have the technology! Autologic for Land Rover is a diagnostic tool designed to replicate the functionality of the tools used by the manufacturer. The system can sometimes be superior to that used by dealerships in detecting faults with your vehicle. Autologic enables us to provide a comprehensive diagnostics service in our own workshops without relying on dealer availability.
Autologic provides diagnostic interrogation to ALL Land Rover vehicles – from those earlier vehicles first fitted with electronic control units (ECU’s) through to the current new models including the Range Rover Evoque and the very latest L 405 Range Rover, New Range Rover Sport and Discovery Sport vehicles.
Put simply, it offers total diagnostic coverage of engine, chassis and body systems on every Land Rover model, current and historical.
The ‘Autologic’ Diagnostics provides real-time data, component activation, programming of new control units, reads and clears fault codes and service light resets.
Whether it is your vehicle’s annual service, a full engine rebuild or chassis repair you want, all our work is carried out with our specialist and personal pride.
When servicing your vehicle under manufacturer’s warranty we follow dealer service schedules , fitting the correct genuine parts so your vehicle remains compliant and under warranty. When your vehicle is out of warranty we use quality OEM parts significantly cutting the cost of servicing and repairs.
We offer a comprehensive welding repair service for chassis and body repairs, whether you need a new rear cross member on your Defender Chassis or a sill repair/renewal on your classic Range Rover. We have years of experience and really know what we’re doing.
We offer a chassis/body wax oil and underseal service. Ring us for a quote tailored to your requirements.
You can rest assured that we have access to a wide range of genuine and after market suppliers to ensure we get the best value, quality parts for your Land Rover. We only charge for the work that needs to be done.
Once a vehicle is three years old it needs an annual MOT. The MOT test looks at important elements to check if the vehicle meets the minimum legal requirements. You should be aware though that the MOT certificate is not a guarantee of the general mechanical condition of a vehicle.
To see if your vehicle is due an MOT or to view the current status of your vehicle visit the Government site here
If your vehicle fails its MOT we can fix the problem areas and MOT retest your vehicle for free.
MOT Test Station – All our testing is by appointment. Why not arrange to have your test done one calendar month in advance to avoid any last minute rush.
Restoration, enhancements and rebuilds are all things we can do. From the very beginning, Simon Huntington Ltd has made restoring tired Land Rovers to their former glory a specialty. We are experts at this kind of work and always happy to talk about your needs and requirements, whether it be a Series1 rebuild or a 1970 Range Rover classic 2 door. We are here to provide specialist knowledge.
Work can be undertaken on vehicles of any age, model or condition, whether you’re looking to create a showstopper or just get your pride and joy back on the road. We have numerous completed projects some of which are shown here.
Tyres – we offer a very competitive tyre fitting service and because we have several deliveries a day, we can fit tyres while you wait. No hidden costs, just good service.
Tow Bars – We only fit Tow Bars to Land Rovers and Range Rovers and we do a thorough job. Parts are on next day delivery and we supply and fit with the correct designated electrics. Your vehicle is programmed as required to ensure the electrics/suspension/lights work properly.
Number plates – we are a DVLA registered number plate supplier, making them on site and FITTING FOR FREE while you wait.
As Cumbria’s Independent Land Rover specialist, we can carry out remapping and tuning of your vehicle to improve its performance and economy. How does remapping work?
Well, remapping alters the software calibration parameters for the engine to improve its economy and performance and ensure individual components like injectors and turbo chargers are running at their most efficient. In essence, it’s fine tuning for greater power and efficiency.