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How to repair alloy wheels at home

Friday 16th April 2021

Natural wear and tear to your alloy wheels is common – and can be caused by scuffs or light scratches, hitting the kerb, or going over potholes. That’s why it’s helpful to be clued up with some DIY know-how to allow you to repair your alloy wheel damage yourself, rather than having to take your vehi... Read More

How to tell if your car needs an oil change

Friday 16th April 2021

Regular oil change appointments can help to extend the longevity of your vehicle, improve the safety and enhance its overall performance. But, how can you tell if you need an oil change? Our guide highlights the most common signs to watch out for, and how to change car oil. Signs you need an oil ch... Read More

How to tell if you need new brake pads

Thursday 18th March 2021

Brakes are arguably one of the most important parts of your vehicle – knowing you can stop carefully, in a safe distance, at any time you require, leads to a better more relaxed driving experience. But often, our vehicles’ brakes can begin to experience natural wear and tear, which can mean they cou... Read More

Car dashboard lights meanings

Friday 19th February 2021

Most modern vehicles are fitted with multiple electronics and sensors which monitor how your vehicle is behaving. Spotted a sign on your dashboard and you’re unsure what it means? Our helpful guide to car warning lights has you covered. Car dashboard symbols and their meanings Firstly, it’s import... Read More

Why you should upgrade your wiper blades

Monday 8th February 2021

Many drivers in the UK are not aware of the risks and dangers that having faulty wiper blades poses to their vehicle, and their safety. Typically, many people wait until an MOT or service to be told there is a problem with their windscreen wipers – however, this guide will inform you of why you shou... Read More

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  • Staff are very friendly and helpful. The ability to pre book servicing and mot’s is invaluable!

    - James, Polegate - Oct 30, 2020
  • I did end up spending a lot of money but I had half expected it as I could tell my brakes and tracking were on need of attention

    - Ailish, Ipswich - Dec 17, 2020
  • Great service despite staff being off for Covid testing, manager coped well with limited services.

    - Swindon - Jan 1, 2021
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