Keeping You and Your Passengers Safe this Winter Advice from the AA for You and Your Passengers Prepare for the worst and hope for the best. As well as the things you should be carrying on every journey regardless of the weather, you should make up a winter emergency kit to keep in the […]
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Winter Safety Check – What’s involved? We care for you and your car which is why we offer our customers FREE Winter Safety Checks. The AA report that the majority of accidents happen over the winter months with a steep rise in reported breakdowns. We would like to keep you and your car ready for […]
Winter Check – What do I need to do? Check your car Antifreeze– check coolant level regularly and, if required, top-up with a mixture of the correct type of antifreeze. We check concentration to ensure adequate cold temperature protection. Battery– the most common cause of winter breakdowns. A battery more than five years […]
Car Clinic – Are You Ready for Winter?
Road safety tips After todays inclement weather it is never too late to remind ourselves of some basic driving tips (taken from the highway code) when driving in bad weather. You MUST use headlights when visibility is seriously reduced, generally when you cannot see for more than 100 metres (328 feet). You may also […]
Focus on Tyres This month we focus on tyres – how to look after them and the cost of getting it wrong!
There are new tax disc regulations…. but do you know how they affect you? From 1 October 2014, the paper tax disc will no longer need to be displayed on a vehicle windscreen. If you have a tax disc with any months left to run after this date, then it can be removed from the […]
Just for Fun – what are your summer kids up to? Ours have been busy making videos! If you have something car related you would like to share that your children have produced, please let us know and you may see it appear on our website! It could be anything from a simple drawing to […]
Electric Cars – What is the fuss about?
Mums Guide to Harpenden Awards Only Garage finalist! We are very proud to announce that we are runners up in the category for Best Lifestyle Service for Mums award. It is an incredibly broad category but we were delighted that we were the only garage finalist. We are working hard to be the easiest choice for […]
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- Keeping your car healthy during LockdownApril 18, 2020 - 7:28 pm
SALES – SERVICE – REPAIR – TYRES If you’re not using your car for essential travel, you might want to ensure it is ready for you when you do need it. We explore here how to keep your battery charged, prevent flat spots on tyres and advise on the latest optional 6-month extension to MOT’s. […]