Servicing Advice


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

Why can car services differ in price?

Monday 22nd November 2021

It’s time for your routinely car service… perhaps you’ve received a reminder from your previous garage, or you’re noticing a few grumbles and groans that could need looking into. Either way, ensuring you have your vehicle serviced is important not only for car maintenance, but for your safety and th... Read More

What is a hybrid car?

Monday 22nd November 2021

A hybrid car essentially combines a petrol or diesel engine with an electric motor - by doing so the car reduces CO2 emissions. With the government bidding to become net-zero by 2050, hybrid vehicles have become more popular over the recent years. There are many different types of hybrid cars, some... Read More

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