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Car Care


Tips for driving at night

Monday 11th January 2021

Whether you’re a new driver, you’ve taken a break from driving for a while, or simply want to brush up on your skills of driving at night, our top tips on driving in the dark have you covered. With the additional challenges it can pose, late night driving can be more dangerous than daytime driving –... Read More

8 tips for driving after taking a break

Thursday 7th January 2021

Looking to get back behind the wheel after a short break away? This could be due to staying at home during lockdown, or if you had a change in circumstance, such as job or living situation, which meant you didn’t need to drive anymore. Whatever the reason, it’s likely you’ll want to take some steps... Read More

Home car maintenance checklist

Monday 14th December 2020

During this unexpected year, it’s likely that your vehicle may not have been performing the same number of miles that it is used to. Whether you’ve been limiting your contact by not using your vehicle as much, or you’re simply looking for a vehicle maintenance checklist you can do at home, our guide... Read More

5 reasons why your car won’t start in the cold

Thursday 10th December 2020

December brings with it the chilling temperatures, icier roads to contend with when driving and the need for lots of cans of de-icer! But what happens if your car won’t start during the colder months? Our guide highlights the 5 most common reasons for why your vehicle may not start in the cold, so y... Read More

5 reasons why your car air conditioning smells

Tuesday 10th November 2020

Why does my car air conditioning smell? Does your air conditioning smell musty? Or perhaps it’s blowing out an unpleasant smell when you turn it on? As well as being inconvenient and leading you to feel uncomfortable, smelly car AC systems can sometimes indicate a more serious problem. Below, we h... Read More

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  • The service from the staff was A1 and staff were very smartly dressed and polite

    - Basildon - Sep 14, 2020
  • Staff members were helpful honest and Friendly. Highly recommend. Price was competitive too compared to previous places in the past

    - Shipley - Oct 24, 2020
  • After a problem with one of the machines my appointment was rescheduled.That was no problem and the job was done satisfactory.

    - Leicester (Wigston) - Sep 13, 2020
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