Welcome to Pfeiffers Garage in Hove




We specialise in diagnostics, servicing, and mechanical repairs of water-cooled VW, Audi, Seat and Skoda cars and light commercials.


We are equipped with the latest dealer level diagnostic equipment (ODIS), capable of software updates, ECU coding and complex fault finding only previously available to the main agents.


We are proud to be an independent workshop, registered and authorised by Volkswagen. We are fully trained in main dealer technologies and diagnositics tools, able to provide main dealer level diagnostics and programming of new and second hand ECU Units.


Some faults can only be fully fixed with a software update in line with the part replacement, we are one of few independent garages to be able to offer this service as standard.


We can offer DPF cleaning on all vehicles, along with DPF fault repairs.


All our servicing comes with a Warranty as standard.

Service, clean, re-gas and repair a wide range of air conditioning products

Have your clutch repaired or replaced with the highest quality parts

Servicing and repairs for your fuel injection system

Full MOTs with free re-testing if any repairs are required and carried out by us

Replacement and full set-up

Vitally important for safe driving – get this checked and changed regularly

Gearbox repairs and replacements, oil changes and inspections

Don’t ignore your vehicle warning lights. All airbag, traction control, ABS and ESP repairs undertaken

Car key programming for transponder keys and auto remote locking fobs

Test and check the condition of your car battery, with full replacement available if needed

Have your Cam Belt and Water Pump checked and replaced

Check and replacement of tyres, repositioning of wheels and re-distribution of weight around the wheels

Remove the dull, worn sheen from your headlamps with our polishing services

Alloy wheel refurbishment available in a wide variety of finishes

Maintain peace of mind between services, with our holiday and winter checks

Contact us or come in to the garage for free estimates at any time


Our technicians are main dealer trained and our staff have over 90 years combined experience just in the V.A.G. range.


We offer a good honest and reliable service at well below main agent labour rates. We have a large parts department stocking quality parts so most cars are repaired on the same day.

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Established by Peter Pfeiffer in 1968