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Diagnostic Evaluation

Do you have a fault light on or an electrical issue?

Ox-In-Flames is the place for you.

We’re specialists in vehicle diagnosis, and have steadily built the reputation of being one of the best at vehicle diagnostics in the whole of the UK. And, that’s not easy. Our team of highly skilled technicians, combined with innovative tooling and a deep knowledge bank, means if you’re after a diagnostic evaluation around Walsall, we’re the place for you.

Don't you just plug in a computer?

If only it was that easy!

We do use computers to help us evaluate your problem. However, one fault code could have a ton of causes, which is why every stage of our diagnosis is essential.

What’s involved in a diagnosis?


By consulting with you, we’ll gather important first-point information to help our technicians


Next, we’ll inspect your vehicle with you to help you understand what we think the problem is


All vehicle computer systems are interrogated for current and historic faults


This is where we get innovative, using technical product bulletins to help us discover any known issues such as the current software updates


Relevant system data evaluation lets our technician highlight anomalies and identify which tests are needed


We’ll consult our technical information systems to identify test specifications


With all this new information, tests are now undertaken using serial data tools, oscilloscopes, pressure and flow gauges and more. This is where we get geeky!


With the test results in hand, we can make an accurate assessment of your problem, at which time we’ll call you to discuss our analysis and the next steps.

Book Now

Call us now to book your car in for a diagnostic checkup.

Why Ox-In-Flames?

Over the last few years we’ve developed an awesome reputation for being the best in the business when it comes to the technology in your car. Ultimately, our team are a bunch of geeks, and love nothing more than getting techy to discover problems. Put that skill, with our passion, at an awesome price… That’s why Ox-In-Flames is right for you. You’ll get the best!

And, we’re super convenient if you’re near Sevenoaks, Orpington, Halstead, Knockholt, Pratts Bottom, Dunton Green, Riverhead, Cudham and the surrounding areas.

Courtesy Car

We have a range of courtesy cars to provide you with whilst your vehicle is being repaired. If you require one please book in advance.

Used Cars Sales

Our sales team have many years experience in selling used cars. Please browse through our used car stock or call the sales team. If you can`t find what you are looking for we will try and source one for you through our contacts.

Other Services

We also supply fuel and Calor Gas and can supply or repair your wheelbarrow or small lawnmower tyres