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Brand new Formula One Autocentre opening in Warrington

Thursday 19th May 2022

A brand new Formula One Autocentre will be opening up in Warrington on 19th May 2022. To celebrate its new opening, we have a wide range of offers available:  Code NEWSERV25 - 25% off any Full or Interim Service Code NEWAIR34 Air Con Re-Gas Only £34.99 Code NEWCOOP10 - £10 off Selected Cooper Z... Read More

Are cracked tyres illegal?

Tuesday 17th May 2022

If you have small cracks on the wall of your tyre, this is not illegal - however, it is a sign that your tyres may need replacing soon. If the cracks on the tyre are substantial, this could result in a tyre blowout and can be extremely dangerous for drivers and others on the road. For clarity on wh... Read More

5 ways your windscreen could fail your MOT

Thursday 28th April 2022

If your annual MOT is just around the corner, you may be wondering about the best ways to prepare for your MOT test. Familiarising yourself with what motoring components can fail an MOT is a good place to start – for example, understanding how obstruction of visibility to your windscreen can affect... Read More

History of the MOT test

Thursday 21st April 2022

The MOT test is compulsory for every car - however, have you ever wondered why we must have an MOT test and where it all began? In this helpful guide, we will uncover the history of the MOT test and the reasons why it was introduced. The first MOT tests Compulsory testing for British cars was offi... Read More

How does air conditioning work?

Thursday 21st April 2022

Air conditioning systems are a common feature in many, if not all, modern cars on the market. However, you may not know about the importance of regularly maintaining your cars air conditioner as you would for any other car part. In our helpful guide, we will be telling you how your air conditioner w... Read More

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What people are saying about us...

  • Exceptionally good service, the delay was due to my car needing further work so I was not bothered about the extra time needed. I highly recommend F1,and will use again in the future.

    - Alan , Chichester - Dec 17, 2021
  • My First visit,easy to book online and pleasant, friendly staff. Chris explained everything to me,and everything completed in the day. I will certainly return in the future and recommend to family and friends

    - Julie, Darwen - Dec 22, 2021
  • Even though the issues with my car ended up needing a specialist the staff helped me the best they could to source what I needed and have said they will do everything they can to help in the future if needed. I have our second vehicle booked in with them for work and MOT next week. Thanks

    - Rugby - Jan 30, 2022
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