Servicing Advice

Fuel saver service at Formula One Autocentres

Thursday 17th March 2022

With fuel prices on the rise and an ever-increasing consciousness of the environment, maximising fuel economy is incredibly important. By using our fuel saver service, you can not only save money but also reduce your carbon footprint, too. What is fuel economy? Fuel economy refers to the distance... Read More

What do I need for an MOT and Service

Wednesday 9th March 2022

Whether your MOT and service is due at the same time, or at different points of the year, it’s important to note what to take to your MOT test and car service. From the documents, you’ll need to provide to remembering to remove your child’s car seat, learn more about preparing for your car service a... Read More

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

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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