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Do I need to service my car every year?

Monday 17th January 2022

What is car servicing? A car service is series of checks and tests which are measured against the vehicle manufacturer’s guidelines. These tests are carried about by a trained mechanic - a service will check over your steering, brakes, suspension, and other mechanical systems. If you have a car th... Read More

Can you insure your vehicle without an MOT?

Monday 17th January 2022

Wondering if you can insure your car without an MOT? The answer is yes - you can technically insure your car without an MOT. However, in the UK, it is illegal to drive without your MOT. Find out more from our helpful guide now. Does my car insurance become invalid once my MOT expires? Usually, as... Read More

How to drive in the snow

Wednesday 22nd December 2021

No matter how confident you are as driver, or how long it has been since you passed your driving test, driving in the snow is challenging for anyone. Attempting to reverse, park or simply drive on a literal skating rink can cause drivers to panic and feel uneasy – which increases likelihood for acci... Read More

What’s included in a hybrid service?

Wednesday 22nd December 2021

A hybrid car is a vehicle which combines a petrol or diesel engine with an electric motor. There are various different types of hybrid vehicles, such as plug-in hybrids and mild hybrids, and they’re designed with reducing CO2 emissions in mind. You can get your MOT and serviced at the same time. Hyb... Read More

6 things you need to do before selling your vehicle

Wednesday 22nd December 2021

Before selling your car, there are fair few things you will need to do. Whilst selling privately will most likely earn you more profit, it is considerably less convenient. Not only will you be in charge advertising, enquiries and finalising tax and insurance arrangements, but there is also quite a b... Read More

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  • Always top service from the guys at Strood ,won't go anywhere else .very happy every time I've used them .

    - MICHAEL, Strood - Dec 31, 2021
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    - Susan, Doncaster - Jan 1, 2022
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