Tag: car

Nov 19, 2019
Is Your Car Ready For Winter?

It is never a great experience when your car breaks down. But, in the dead of winter, it is even worse. As the weather gets cold, you should stay aware of warning signs that your car might be headed for a problem. Here are the top things to look out for, so that you don’t […]

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Oct 23, 2019
Why Is My Vehicle Leaking Transmission Fluid?

If you spot a red or brown fluid leaking from your vehicle and dripping onto the road, garage or driveway, then this is not a sign you should ignore. It is likely that this red fluid is automatic transmission fluid, and if it is leaking or dripping onto the ground, then there could be a […]

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Sep 22, 2019
What Is A Transmission Control Module?

While an automatic vehicle is loved for its simplicity and ease, it is still important to know how your vehicle works, just in case there is ever an issue. By having an understanding of what goes on under the bonnet means you are more likely to spot problems early on which usually means a cheaper […]

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Sep 05, 2019
Your Car Suspension: How Does It Work?

Your car’s suspension has several different vital roles in keeping your vehicle running smoothly. Because of its many functions, the state of your suspension is important and can affect the safety of your car. Given how important it is, it’s a good idea to have some idea of how it works, so you can understand […]

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Aug 24, 2019
A Quick Guide to Suspension Problems

As any driver knows, British roads aren’t the smoothest. Which is why a car’s suspension system is so important. It makes sure a vehicle absorbs the bumps of the road and ensures it can accelerate, corner and brake safely. As with all car parts, suspension systems wear out over time, something which has a significant […]

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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 14, 2019
Which Tyres Should You Buy?

The tyres you choose for your car have a significant impact on its overall performance. Tyres affect the way your vehicle accelerates, steers, brakes and feels while driving. Whether you have a manual or automatic gearbox, your tyres will still make a big difference. When it comes to tyre shopping, there are thousands of different […]

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Aug 12, 2019
Top Tips For Extending The Life Of Your Car’s Battery

Getting stranded because of a flat battery can be incredibly stressful no matter where you are when it happens. Of course, batteries to have a specific life span and you will need to replace your car’s battery at regular intervals. However, there are things you can do to make sure you get the most (and […]

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Jul 01, 2019
What’s Stopping You From Buying Electric?

While electric vehicles are growing in popularity, there is still a long way to go if the UK wants to meet a goal of zero emissions by 2050. So, what is holding the UK back when it comes to electric vehicles? Lack of charge points For electric cars to be successful, there needs to be […]

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Jun 29, 2019
Top Tips For Driving In Torrential Rain

With the recent downpours that have made us wonder when summer is going to arrive, it is playing havoc with the roads too. Floods and downpours have affected the whole transport network with train cancellations and parts of major motorways closed. Vehicle breakdown companies have been reporting a huge number breakdowns during this period of […]

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