Mechanics Jargon – The key words to know

Mechanics Jargon – The key words to know

Many people dread their visit to the local garage or mechanic, and often this dread can be made worse by not knowing or understand the jargon which is used. Whilst we make every effort to ensure people are fully informed and understand, sometimes jargon slips into...
Are you unintentionally invalidating your insurance?

Are you unintentionally invalidating your insurance?

Car insurance is a legal requirement that the vast majority of people know and respect. There are however a few areas which can cause you to unwillingly invalidate your insurance. Whether its a simple white lie to reduce your premium, exaggeration on the truths or...
Traditional MOT due to change on 20th May 2018

Traditional MOT due to change on 20th May 2018

The MOT test as we know it is changing The way the MOT works in England, Scotland & Wales will be changing from Sunday 20th May 2018. The changes will take effect immediately on the 20th May and will cover cars, vans, motorcycles and other light passenger...
The top 10 car repairs and how they effect you

The top 10 car repairs and how they effect you

Introduction Many car owners get nervous when the colder months are around as the chances of a car failure or break down increase with the cold weather. Whilst we are in the middle of winter we thought it would be a good idea to look at the top 10 repairs, the...
The ultimate guide to driving in snow & ice

The ultimate guide to driving in snow & ice

Introduction It’s that time of year where most places will see some level of snow and certainly some winery conditions, but how does this effect your car, the way you drive and the preparations required? In this blog post we will try to cover the common areas to...
Getting your car serviced whilst in warranty

Getting your car serviced whilst in warranty

Many people are led to believe that their new vehicles warranty will be void if they don’t get the vehicle serviced at the main dealers. However in 2003, one of the European laws known as Block Exemption was updated so that any independent garage can now carry out...