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3rd May 2022

Ensuring that your tyres are adequately inflated is paramount for road safety, as having the correct tyre pressure affects many aspects of your vehicle’s performance. This can include braking distance, steering, fuel economy and even tyre lifespan. Underinflated tyres wear down quicker and diminish tyre tread, whereas overinflated will similarly lessen your grip on the roads. In our guide, we wil...

26th April 2022

With the change in seasons, you might also be thinking about changing your tyres. Whether you are switching from winter tyres to summer tyres, or simply storing your spare tyres, understanding tyre storage is essential. By not correctly storing your tyres, this could cause their lifespan to be shortened and compromise the safety of your vehicle. Read everything you need to know about tyre storage...

26th April 2022

Knowing what type of engine your car has can simplify finding the parts you need to keep it in tip-top condition. To find out your car’s engine type, you’ll need its vehicle identification number (VIN). This guide tells you where to find the VIN on your car, what the VIN means, and how you can decode it to find out your engine type. How to find out what car engine I have? To learn what type of c...

18th March 2022

Catalytic converters are essential for removing harmful gasses from your car’s exhausts and are on every car. The precious metals in a catalytic converter have made them a target for theft in recent years, so if this happens, it can be quite costly to replace. This guide will tell you everything you need to know about catalytic converters! What does a catalytic converter do? Catalytic converters...

18th March 2022

Whilst you may think driving in Europe is as simple as just driving on the right, you may be surprised to discover many differences when driving in this continent.  Our helpful guide, we will tell you everything you need to know about driving in Europe from documents to driving tips. European driving checklist Before you embark on your European road trip, there are several things you will need t...

17th March 2022

Windscreen wipers are essential for cleaning all the dirt and debris that may fall onto your windscreen day-to-day. That’s why it’s so important to keep them in excellent condition, as worn windscreen wipers are both dangerous and illegal. In this helpful guide, we’ll teach you how to replace your windscreen wipers when they show signs of wear and tear, as well as how to know when they need repla...

11th March 2022

As a company we are shocked by the devastating situation in Ukraine and the humanitarian crisis that is unfolding. Over one million people need food, water, medicine and shelter having been forced to flee their homes, jobs and loved ones, with no end to the crisis in sight. In response to the desperate situation in Ukraine, we've felt moved and compelled to do something to help. For every tyre so...

3rd March 2022

Having your car overheat can be a distressing time – not only does it indicate something may be wrong with your car, but it can also pose a great safety risk if not tended to immediately. Our helpful guide informs you on the steps to take when your car is overheating and how to best handle the situation. What causes a car to overheat? There are various reasons as to why your car could overheat,...

25th February 2022

E10 petrol contains 10% renewable ethanol which, in turn, reduces the carbon emissions released into the atmosphere – whereas petrol in the UK currently only contains up to 5% of renewable ethanol. E10 petrol is already commonly used worldwide, including locations such as the United States, Australia and Europe. Carbon dioxide is one of the biggest gases that contribute to climate change. By mixi...

25th February 2022

Naturally, having an electric car service can be quite different to having a fuel car serviced – as electric cars do not have a fuel engine and have entirely different needs. However, in most cases, maintaining your electric car is a lot simpler than a traditional combustion engine. Maintenance of an electric car can cost as much as 50% less than a fuel-powered car. Additionally, the maintenance o...