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When should you use hazard warning lights?

Tuesday 8th September 2020

What are hazard warning lights? Hazard warning lights are used to warn other road users that there is a temporary traffic obstruction. You can access your hazard warning lights by the hazard warning lights button – which is usually either a red triangle with two smaller white or black triangles on... Read More

Tips for driving with pets in the car

Monday 7th September 2020

Got a staycation booked that accepts pets? Or perhaps you’re travelling to see friends or relatives, and want to bring along your canine companion? Whether you’re travelling with dogs or travelling with your cat on a road trip, learn the best ways to keep your pet both safe and happy during car jour... Read More

How to prepare your car for a long drive

Friday 4th September 2020

Planning a staycation to the seaside? Or perhaps you’re taking a road trip to visit friends or relatives? Whatever the reason, road trips are a great way to get around the country – as long as your vehicle is prepared for the journey. So, what should you check on your vehicle before a long trip? Our... Read More

UK Road Rage Survey: Our Biggest Road Annoyances Revealed

Wednesday 2nd September 2020

Many of us have found ourselves in situations where we’ve felt frustrations whilst driving; in fact our recent survey of 500 UK drivers has revealed that 60% of us have been on the receiving end of road rage. What Are Our Top Annoyances On The Road? Our survey found four clear annoyances for drive... Read More

The Hidden Cost Of Lockdown: Tyres

Wednesday 2nd September 2020

Have you noticed that your tyres have needed changing since lockdown eased? Tyre pressure reduced? A slow puncture causing problems? Pothole drama? Our research has found that in the last eight weeks alone, tyre related issues have cost Brits over £1.5million! We’ve changed over 20,000 tyres since... Read More

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  • Vehicle ready exactly on time. Very good service, excellent explanation given regarding some future work to be done. Will recommend F1 to others too.

    - Cheltenham - Oct 19, 2020
  • Friendly staff, clean workshop and waiting area, Covid aware, with good social distancing measures in place.

    - trevor, Fareham - Sep 11, 2020
  • I have been using Formula 1 Autocentres(Histon Road, Cambridge) for the past 8 years with my old car and now with my new one. I am very pleased with the service I had received and the staff is always very helpful and friendly. I have highly recommended you to all my friends and colleagues.

    - Ionita, Cambridge (Histon Road) - Jul 6, 2020
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