Car Servicing

Birstall garage named among ‘world’s best designed petrol stations’ 0

A petrol station in Birstall, Leicestershire has been named one of the world’s best designed petrol stations. DesignCurial, a major design website, judged 200 gas stations around the world before narrowing the competition down to a ‘top ten’. Stations are judged on their design, innovation, and their structures impact and relationship to the area around(…)

How car servicing can save you money 0

If your engine is healthy, it’s also efficient… To many drivers, the car service is a necessary expense, something that has to be stumped up for each year. But keeping your car in top condition will save you money, not just in the long run either. Here are some basic practical maintenance tips that could(…)

UK’s least reliable used cars 0

For lots of us, buying a used car can be a huge gamble; a giant leap into the unknown with regards to reliability. But it doesn’t have to be like this. Sure, there will always be exceptions to the rule, but by analysis of even the most basic of reliability data, you can get a(…)

When will we stop being drivers and start becoming passengers? – An opinion piece by Oly Richmond. 0

Has the time arrived when we wave goodbye to our motors and jump in an all-new electronic self-driving car instead? Apparently so, if a new study is to be believed, despite the old motoring industry currently doing fairly well. A new study titled ‘Rethinking transportation 2020-2030’ has presented the idea of a driverless city. There(…)

Servicing Stop tips on replacing your tyres 0

As durable as they may be, your tyres don’t last forever. Eventually, they’ll wear out and need replacing. There are various elements that determine how quickly this happens: your driving habits, whereabouts you live and how well your tyres are maintained all play a part. When should I buy new tyres? It’s a good idea(…)

Garage network gear up to service electric vehicles 0

As electric vehicle development gathers momentum in the field with almost all of the major manufacturers, more motorists than ever before are considering waving goodbye to the more conventional petrol and diesels offerings and welcoming an electric vehicle. To keep up with this rapid new trend sweeping the globe, garages are taking steps to keep(…)

One in ten brand new cars has to return to dealership for repairs 0

Hundreds of brand new cars are being returned to dealerships due to problems that develop in the first few weeks, a new survey has revealed. Amongst the main faults reported were problems with the electrical systems, engine issues, and rattling interiors. 2016 was a record year for new registrations; this means over 300,000 new vehicles(…)

Supercar owners seek out value servicing 0

Owners of the UK’s most luxurious vehicles valued at more than ten times the national average salary are spending as little as a couple of a hundred pounds on annual servicing, according to data released by Servicing Stop. The online car service provider has revealed a list of supercars which have been booked in for their low-cost services.(…)

Majority of UK motorists clueless to car maintenance 0

Cars and their technology are becoming more advanced every day, but UK motorists are still struggling to understand the very basics behind car maintenance. Simple tasks such as checking tread depth and changing light bulbs on vehicle lights are beyond the capabilities of the majority of British motorists. A new survey has revealed the startling(…)

TIME FOR SOME SUN: Summer getaway? What Brits fear the most when on the move abroad 0

This summer, millions of Brits will flock abroad for their holidays and some well deserved rest and relaxation. Once on foreign soil, you’d expect recharging batteries would be the order of the day, but it seems most of us are becoming increasingly worried about the travelling around – and the dangers potentially involved – once(…)