Category: Avoiding Troubles

Aug 16, 2019
Understanding Dashboard Light Colours

No driver wants to see a dreaded warning light pop up on the dashboard and understanding exactly what your vehicle is trying to tell you with these lights can be complicated. As well as there being various lights for different issues, these lights are also colour coded depending on the severity and type of warning. […]

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Aug 16, 2019
Why Is My Car’s Air Conditioning Not Working?

Air conditioning in vehicles can sometimes lose their cool and become less effective than they once used to be. There is a range of issues that can affect the air conditioning in a car with an automatic transmission, including not cooling, losing power and emitting bad odours. There are a number of reasons for these […]

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Jun 27, 2019
Are You A Dazzled Or Dazzling Driver?

A new survey has found that over 50% of regular drivers are negatively suffering from the adverse effects of dazzling headlights, more so than they were just 12 months ago. This new study has found that bright, dazzling headlights are getting worse for drivers. Dazzling headlights can have a blinding effect for oncoming traffic. This […]

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Jun 18, 2019
Top 4 Questions To Ask Your Mechanic

Taking your car into the mechanic isn’t always a straightforward process, and many of us often find ourselves scratching our heads wondering exactly what all that technical jargon means. It is vital that you are fully informed of what is going on with your vehicle, and that you feel confident your car has been left […]

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Jun 08, 2019
Are You Invalidating Your Car Insurance Without Knowing?

Having valid car insurance is a legal requirement for every driver and is designed to keep you and other road users safe. After you have purchased car insurance, it is essential that you don’t do anything that could restrict or invalidate your cover, either accidentally or not. If you do invalidate your car insurance, it […]

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Jun 03, 2019
Top Tips For Driving In Spain

With summer just around the corner, many motorists in the UK will be heading off the sunnier climes on a longer road trip to Spain. Whether you are driving to Spain or hiring a car in the country during your holiday, there are several things you need to be aware of. Here are some of […]

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Apr 30, 2019
How To Maintain A Luxury Car

For many people, owning a luxury car is a dream come true. A dream they may have worked incredibly hard to achieve.  It is, however, also one they will need to work hard to maintain because taking care of a luxury care takes time and effort. Maintaining The Look Of A Luxury Car When you […]

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Apr 25, 2019
Will Your Next Car Run On Biofuel?

With an increased interest in the environmental impact the products we buy are having on the planet, it’s probably no surprise that more and more consumers are looking for alternatives to the petrol and diesel cars that currently dominate the automotive market. This is why we are seeing an increase in the number of electric […]

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Apr 18, 2019
How To Get More From Your Tyres

Your tyres are four of the most critical aspects of your car, and not taking proper care of them can have serious consequences. If your tyres are poorly maintained, it can impact your vehicle’s performance, efficiency and safety. Tyres, like anything on your car, require regular maintenance to keep them in good condition and performing […]

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Apr 10, 2019
Diagnosing Strange Car Noises

Today’s cars are generally well-designed and well-made.  They are safer to driveand less likely to break down.  Which means if you hear strange noises, you need to pay attention. What to do if you hear a noise If you hear a noise you haven’t heard before, don’t worry.  Cars aren’t quiet.  Here, we look at […]

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