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How to check your car’s fuses

Thursday 13th July 2023

What is a car fuse? A fuse is typically a metal wire strip that burns or melts when a current that is too strong passes through it, interrupting the flow of electricity and breaking or blowing the circuit to a device. A car fuse, most commonly a blade-type fuse, is a coloured shell of plastic with... Read More

How to find the jack points on your car

Thursday 13th July 2023

Whether you’re planning to change your car’s tyres or investigate a mechanical issue, knowing how to properly jack up your vehicle is essential. Jacking up your car should always be approached with caution. If you’re unsure about performing this task yourself, don’t worry – simply book an appointmen... Read More

Songs to include on your road trip playlist

Thursday 13th July 2023

Planning on taking a road trip? You may have undertaken all the necessary checks your vehicle requires, considered the things to bring with you and topped up on all those important fluids. But one thing that often gets overlooked is how to stay alert behind the wheel on those long journeys.   Whils... Read More

How to clean brake discs

Wednesday 12th July 2023

Brake discs are made up of iron or carbon composite that is attached to the suspension of a car and is gripped by brake pads that are held in a brake caliper. The friction between the brake pads and discs is what brings the vehicle to a stop. Brake discs help the driver to easily adapt the pressure... Read More

New Formula One Autocentre in Wellingborough

Thursday 15th June 2023

Here at Formula One Autocentres, we are happy to announce that we have a brand new centre opening up in Wellingborough! To celebrate our new branch, we will be offering customers a few brand-new one-time only deals: Code NEWSERV25 - 25% off any Full or Interim ServiceCode NEWAIR34 Air Con Re-Gas On... Read More

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  • U have been using this Milton Keynes centre for sometime now, friendly and helpful guys, I always get my car within the time given and always neat job. You have a permanent customer in me.

    - ADEMOLA , Milton Keynes - Feb 24, 2024
  • Formula One Autocentres take the stress out of motoring Knowing that your car is being looked after and inspected by caring professionals gives me peace of mind.

    - Peter , Bristol (St. Philips) - Feb 24, 2024
  • I have been using this branch since it was opened years ago. I try always to get my cars work done here. Great staff always very helpful 5* all round I would also recommend to anyone

    - Kevin , Bristol (St. Philips) - Mar 11, 2024
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