Car & Van Services in St Ives & Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

The team of technicians are fully trained in the service and repair of Citroen, Peugeot and Vauxhall models, but also have excellent experience in general car and van repair and maintenance. Records are kept which means customers can be contacted well in advance to let them know when their MOT is due for their car or van.

Book in advance and a courtesy car, collection, and pick up can also be arranged. We live in a fast-paced world and the team know how important it is to keep customers mobile. Going the extra mile gives customers the assurance Purser & Luxford know is important to them. All vehicles are given a road test, vehicle health check and service wash free of charge before they are returned to their owners.

A friendly and familiar face will keep the customer informed every step of the way to ensure that no stone is unturned in ensuring great service and value for money. Our services for both cars and vans include diagnostic checks, where mechanical and electrical services are carried out as required.

Citroen specialist – The company is the only dedicated Citroen specialist for 15 miles to the east and 26 miles to the west. Local Citroen and Peugeot owners in St Ives, Huntingdon or the wider Cambridgeshire area know that they can get the services they need right on their doorstep. Purser & Luxford have been Citroen-authorised repairers for more than 20 years – so they know all there is to know about the wide range of models available to suit your every need – from city cars to family vehicles, super minis to MPVs.

  • We service all models of Citroen cars and commercial vehicles whether or not it is under manufacturer’s warranty. If it is under warranty then we can carry out any warranty work it may require. From time to time Citroen may bring out software updates for your Citroen – to improve performance for example. This can only be carried out at a Citroen Authorised Repairer like us. So why not try a local, established, friendly family business, like Purser & Luxford in St Ives, Cambridgeshire near Huntingdon.

Free 28-point vehicle health checks are carried out by a fully trained technician for those wishing to get the low-down on their car or van to give them peace of mind. These services include:

  • Tyres
  • Lights
  • Wipers
  • Brakes
  • Exhaust
  • Steering
  • Suspension

The team will also check all those essentials we sometime forget until it’s too late – such as oil, screen wash, coolant, power steering and brake fluid.


The staff will remind you in good time when your MOT is due – you can MOT your vehicle up to a month before the due date – and if your vehicle fails they will contact you swiftly to talk through the details with you. Do not fret, they will take all the worry away, and explain what needs to be done to the vehicle to get it road worthy again.

MOTS are carried out on class 4 and class 7 cars and vans, as well as motorbikes. Currently, the law requires that, once a vehicle has reached three years old, an MOT is carried out every year.

Tyres, Exhausts and Batteries

A wide range of all makes of tyre are kept in stock from top of the range to budget tyres. Punctures are repaired as you wait. Technicians will advise you of the best tyre, exhaust or battery for your vehicle, all competitively priced with some great deals available – just ask – you will be surprised!


No job is too small – even the smallest of nicks, dents and scratches can be dealt with quickly and efficiently at a competitive price. We have great relationships with body shops in the local St Ives and Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire area, this allows us to get your car or van back to you as soon as possible.

Air conditioning

Purser & Luxford will ensure your air conditioning is in ‘tip top condition’ to deal with those hot summer months, so that you’re comfortable at all times in your car or van.

For more information about all of the services that we offer for your car or van here at Purser & Luxford in St Ives, Cambridgeshire near Huntingdon please get in touch with our friendly team on 01480 463850.