Members often call us for advice around products and services which they need to run their business.
We are also regularly approached by businesses offering products and services which they would like to promote to independent garages.
This directory provides a listing of these products and services which we believe may be of interest to members.
In some cases the supplier has undertaken to provide special offers or discounted prices to members.
A J Gallagher
0800 612 2269
For half a century the Gallagher Automotive Team has been protecting a full spectrum of motor trade businesses across the country – from small family firms and independents up to the largest franchises. Their nationwide team of specialist brokers’ places over £33 million of premiums annually with a wide range of specialist motor trade underwriters, helping ensure you have the competitive and comprehensive cover in place that’s right for your business.
+49 221 534107 00
ALLDATA Repair is the only source of unedited original manufacturer’ repair information, including a uniform navigation, advanced searching, wiring diagrams, and maintenance and service schedules for more than 720 models, 35,000+ engine combinations, and 33 million repair documents across 22 brands.
ALLDATA is the industry standard, used by more than 400,000 technicians worldwide, helping independent garages increase productivity, accuracy and profitability by repairing to manufacturer standards.
01628 688 111
Autodata has been designed and developed to help drive workshops across the UK, delivering comprehensive, accurate and reliable technical information to the automotive aftermarket. Their innovative online web application provides quick and easy access to technical information for over 32,000 models, across 136 different vehicle manufacturers.
0844 892 0155
Bosch provides the aftermarket and repair shops worldwide with a complete range of diagnostic and repair shop equipment and a wide range of spare parts.
Consumer Credit Centre
01484 443 424
The Consumer Credit Centre provides compliance and business support services for firms who offer finance as a payment option for their goods and/or services. They provide three core services to the motor trade: – Free helpdesk support available on 0808 124 0010 to help you understand FCA regulation and your responsibilities when offering finance – Ongoing compliance support, providing guidance, plans, templates, regulatory updates and more – For those new to finance, a fully managed application service for firms looking to achieve authorisation from FCA
0121 568 3201
ECOBAT Logistics are experts in waste battery collection and recycling, which is delivered through their One Call Collection service. This enables any battery chemistry to be collected from anywhere in the UK.
Many batteries are classified as hazardous and lithium batteries in particular can present a dangerous fire risk if incorrectly handled and stored. Through One Call Collection, ECOBAT Logistics can offer specialist advice and support to ensure all batteries are managed correctly and also supply the correct paperwork and audit trails to ensure peace of mind in the safe management of your waste. For more information call our collections team on 0121 568 3201 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Garage Services Online
01423 855 902
Garage Services Online is a premium website package provider, trusted by hundreds of independent garages to provide them with a website that matches their unique business requirements. With a wealth of in-depth industry knowledge and experience, clients’ expectations are always exceeded, with search engine listing results normally reserved only for those with the highest marketing budgets.
Garage Services Online offers design, build, content writing, maintenance, hosting, and search engine optimisation and management, across flexible payment options with no up-front fees. Technical and customer support is completely UK-based.
0800 731 8921
Global Payments is focused on delivering innovative payment technology solutions to help your business succeed and focus on what you do best.
We’re the UK’s no.1 job website dedicated to the automotive industry. As a niche job website, our ethos is to provide quality over quantity. With over 280,000 qualified professionals registered, you’re bound to find your next candidate with InAutomotive. Simply give us a call to discuss what you need, or get your job live in minutes with our online checkout.
0800 592 254
Johnsons Workwear is the UK’s leading workwear supplier, providing a hassle-free workwear service giving you peace of mind and leaving you free to concentrate on running your business. Johnsons are able to provide a bespoke range of garments and ancillary items to meet the specific requirements of Trust My Garage members.
OPUS IVS is a world leader in advanced aftermarket automotive diagnosis, helping you fix European cars, faster.
+44 3300 940 177
With more than 50 years’ combined experience, the Partners& Automotive team has a keen passion for the automotive sector – admiring the classics and enthused about how technology is shaping the future (both on track and off). We assist motor trade businesses in designing bespoke motor trade insurance and risk management programmes, tailored to their specific needs to help them protect their business.
As a next generation insurance advisory business, Partners& combines the best traditions of broking, such as technical advice and client service, with modern thinking and intelligent use of technology, to enhance the client experience and create a dynamic workplace for its talented team. We work in partnership with our clients as their risk protection advisers to provide holistic solutions for their business and personal insurance needs.
Partners& is the trading style of J N Dobbin Limited which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Registered in England and Wales. No 00497227.
Are you looking for dedicated, professional Engineering Technicians, Chartered Engineers or Executive Managers with outstanding personal qualities and a diverse range of experience? REME provides a database of job opportunities for ex or serving officers and soldiers.
0330 159 8325
Slicker Recycling offers a comprehensive service for your waste oil and workshop waste needs. They aim to make the collection of your hazardous waste as simple as possible, from call to collection. Within a matter of days one of their dedicated collection vehicles will be on site to collect your waste safely and efficiently Get in touch today to find out more.
Leading global innovator and manufacturer of tools, equipment, diagnostics and repair information.
Spiral Utilities is an independent company that offers specialist business cost reduction advice and associated utility management services. They offer a wide range of utility management services that would normally only be available to the largest companies.
The All-in-one Garage Management Software For Workshops. Everything you need to run an efficient and profitable garage. See why over 8000+ people are using TechMan’s garage management system. www.techmangms.com
✓ Book and manage jobs ✓ Issue quotes to customers ✓ Manage supplier purchase orders and returns ✓ Manage company courtesy vehicles ✓ Assign workloads to individual technicians ✓ Manage and record staff absence and holidays ✓ Keep a clear view on your workforce ✓ Powerful reporting facilities
Wearewood specialise in website design and hosting, marketing, graphic design, and print solutions for the motor trade.
The IGA DOES NOT recommend products or services. The presence of a product or service in this directory should not be interpreted as an endorsement or recommendation of that product or service by the IGA.
Before making a purchase you should satisfy yourself that the product or service meets your needs and that any contractual terms and conditions are appropriate for your business. For high value items or long term contracts you may wish to contact the RMI Legal team before committing to a contract.