Category: Maintenance Tip

Everything You Need to Know About the MOT Test MILTA Technology
Apr 19, 2021
Everything You Need to Know About the MOT Test

The infamous MOT (Ministry of Transport) test is the annual check-up that all cars of 3 years or older have to go through in the UK to be deemed roadworthy. Without a valid MOT, your car is considered to be unsuitable to be driven on public roads within the UK. So, unless you have a […]

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Why Is It a Good Habit to Service Your Car Annually? MILTA Technology
Mar 12, 2021
Why Is It a Good Habit to Service Your Car Annually?

We understand, you don’t look forward to having to take your car into the garage for its annual service. It’s a tedious chore, and can leave you without a car for a day, or longer if there’s something wrong that has to be urgently fixed. Worse still, we are all of us at least a […]

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Slow Punctures – What to Do MILTA Technology
Feb 25, 2021
Slow Punctures – What to Do

Did you know that defective tyres are among the top causes of road accidents in the UK and around the world? We tend to only pay attention to our tyres when they are in the most extreme condition and in need of either rotation or replacement. A more pernicious problem of which we need to […]

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Why Are My Gears Grinding? MILTA Technology
Dec 10, 2020
Why Are My Gears Grinding?

Grinding gears is never a good sign. If you feel or hear your gears grinding it’s best to get it checked out. There several different potential causes and none of them are good. The sooner you sort the problem, the less damage will be done. If you want to know what is causing the grinding, […]

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What You Need To Know About Automatic Transmission Fluid MILTA Technology
Nov 26, 2020
What You Need To Know About Automatic Transmission Fluid

In an automatic car, there is nothing as important as the transmission fluid. If there is one thing you should take the extra time to check, it’s this. Here’s everything you need to know about it. / What Your Transmission Fluid Does Your transmission fluid is what protects your gearbox and keeps everything moving smoothly. […]

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Audi Q series in winter
Oct 30, 2020
Winter Mode In Your Vehicle Explained

There are so many features on modern cars that it can be easy to miss ones that can be a big help. Winter mode is one that you might not know about, though it can offer benefits in less than optimal road conditions. Here’s everything you need to know about winter mode. What Does Winter […]

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How To Maintain Your Car When You’re Using It Less MILTA Technology
Jun 03, 2020
How To Maintain Your Car When You’re Using It Less

At the moment, many of us have our cars parked up on the driveway or in the garage with little need to use them. The Coronavirus pandemic has seen the world grind to a halt, and as a result, vehicles are hardly being used. Whether your car is idle because of the current UK lockdown, […]

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Why Do I Need To Service My Automatic Transmission? MILTA Technology
May 13, 2020
Why Do I Need To Service My Automatic Transmission?

More and more drivers are making the switch to automatic vehicles. The many benefits are difficult to ignore, including easy hill starts, effortless traffic control and minimal maintenance. However, automatic transmissions are not entirely maintenance-free and still need some care and attention. You might have heard that automatic transmissions need servicing just like a manual […]

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How To Spring Clean Your Car For 2020 MILTA Technology
May 08, 2020
How To Spring Clean Your Car For 2020

With the weather getting warmer and the sun finally shining, you might be feeling like it is time for a spring clean. Your home isn’t the only area that deserves a freshen up this season, with the cleanliness of many cars being ignored during the colder months. If your car is looking a little grubby […]

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How to Keep Your Car Safe During the Festive Season MILTA Technology
Dec 21, 2019
How to Keep Your Car Safe During the Festive Season

Over Christmas, there are more cars on British roads than any other time of the year. For many, a car is invaluable at this time of year. Which is why it’s important to take care of it and make sure it’s safe to drive over the festive season by checking: Tyres Tyres without correct pressure […]

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