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  • 2012 Mini Cooper S Brake Pad Replacement

    17th July 2018

    I’ve written this article to describe, briefly, how the Cartisan Service Team carried out a 2012 Mini Cooper S Brake Pad Replacement.     Mini   To this day, auto enthusiasts consider the Mini to be one of the most iconic cars of all time. English-based British Motor Corpororation (BMC) and its successors manufactured the original Mini for nearly...

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  • BMW 320d Shock Absorber Replacement

    6th July 2018

    This article briefly describes the work carried out to replace a BMW Shock Absorber for a 2011 320d. The Cartisan Service team installed brand new Bilstein shock absorbers in place of the BMW OEM shocks.   The BMW 320d E90   Despite the BMW E90 being launched in 2003, the 320d E90 was launched only in 2007. This particular...

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  • BMW X5 Air Suspension Replacement (Rear) | 2010 E70

    6th July 2018

    This article briefly describes a BMW X5 Air Suspension Replacement. The Cartisan Service team carried out the suspension replacement at a Cartisan Workshop.   The BMW X5 E70   The BMW X5 E70 was the successor to the X5 E53. The E70 is marginally wider and longer than the previous generation X5 but stands at the same height as...

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  • Audi Service – 2013 A6 with Shell Helix Ultra 5W-40

    6th June 2018

    This article is written to briefly describe an Audi Service carried out by the Cartisan team. The model was a 2013 A6 which had covered approximately 60,000km.   Audi Service – 2013 A6   The customer visited the Cartisan Preferred Workshop as planned. After handing over, the Service Adviser parked the A6 in the service bay. The Cartisan Mechanic...

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  • BMW X5 Brake Pad Replacement | 2010 X5 with Brembo Brake Components

    6th June 2018

    This article is written to describe a BMW X5 Brake Pad Replacement carried out by Cartisan. The model was a 2010 XDrive30d.   The customer decided to go ahead with the front brake overhaul for his X5. The on-board computer warned the customer that the brake pad replacement was due. From physical inspection, we could determine that the brake...

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  • Volkswagen Jetta Suspension Replacement – 1.9TDI | Bilstein

    26th May 2018

    This article is written to briefly describe a Volkswagen Jetta Suspension Replacement. The Jetta was a 2009 MK5 1.9TDI model. Cartisan used and recommends Bilstein & Febi Bilstein suspension components for your VW Jetta.     The VW Jetta   One of the first VWs to hit Indian shores was the 2009 Mk 5 Jetta. This particular model was one...

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  • Mercedes-Benz Brake Pad Replacement- E250 CDI with Brembo

    14th May 2018

    This article is written to briefly describe a Mercedes Benz Brake Pad Replacement. The model in question was a 2015 E250 CDI.     The Mercedes-Benz E250 CDI   While the new Mercs are sort of sleek and rounded, the Mercedes’ of the previous generation are, in my own words, sharp. The 2015 W212 comprises of largely straigh lines....

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  • BMW X1 F48 Brake Pad Replacement

    11th May 2018

    I’ve written this article to briefly describe a BMW X1 Brake Pad Replacement. The model was a 2016 F48, the latest generation.     The BMW X1   Compared to the old model, the new BMW X1 is a completely new car. After nearly 7 years or producing the station wagon version of the BMW 3, BMW have completely...

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  • Volvo S60 Brembo Brake Pad Replacement

    7th May 2018

    We recently carried out a Volvo S60 Brembo Brake Pad replacement. Here’s a brief description of the service process and a quick review of the car itself. The Volvo S60   The 2013 S60 we have here is a beautiful car to look at. The S60 is designed along the lines of simplicity and funcionality. The cabin is proper...

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  • Mercedes Benz C200 Kompressor Service by Cartisan

    5th April 2018

    We’ve just carried out a Mercedes Benz Service. It was the 2006 W203 C200 Kompressor. Here’s a brief recap of how the service was carried out.   W203 C200 Kompressor   You’ve probably heard people say old is gold. When it comes to the W203 C200, old is probably diamonds! This particular C200 Kompressor is fitted with a 1.8L...

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