The hidden cost of missing a service 1

In today’s uncertain economic climate everyone is looking for ways to save money. Motoring can be a particularly expensive necessity, and record prices at the pumps are fuelling a trend towards skimping on car servicing. A survey carried out on 2,000 people by Kwik-Fit suggests that 2.5 million less car services were performed by UK(…)

Servicing your Vauxhall 0

Vauxhall are one of the most popular car manufacturers in the UK, and this is demonstrated by the fact that both its Corsa and Astra models are listed in the top five bestselling new cars in a recent market study by AutoTrader. The key to Vauxhall’s success is their ability to produce reliable, dependable and(…)

Why regular services are vital for your safety 2

Car servicing is not only important for keeping your vehicle in good condition. It is also essential for ensuring a safe drive. An inadequately maintained and inspected car can prove dangerous, and significantly increase your chances of being involved in an accident. Most people are aware that car servicing entails an oil and filter change,(…)

DIY servicing – why it could cost you more than you think 0

One of the main aims of performing regular car servicing is to save money in the long term. When done properly this is possible, giving you improved fuel efficiency and an extended lifetime for all essential parts. But in trying to save money, some people go one step further and attempt to perform the car(…)

Servicing for Mercedes-Benz cars 0

In the century since the first Mercedes automobile rolled off the production lines, Mercedes-Benz has become synonymous with luxury and precision German engineering. All Mercedes have style, comfort and prestige in abundance, yet with such luxury motoring comes a price tag to match. As a Mercedes owner you no doubt take the utmost care in(…)

Keep your Ford in tip top condition with regular services 0

Ford is one of the most popular makes of car in the UK, and a survey carried out by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders revealed that the bestselling new car in May 2010 was the Ford Focus, with the Ford Fiesta not far behind in third place. Given the long history of the(…)

Full service history – a major selling point for used cars 0

When you’ve spent a significant amount of money on a car, you want to know that you’ll be able to sell it for a good price years down the line if you decide to trade it in for a new model. Unfortunately in the used car trade there are no such guarantees, and depreciation in(…)

BMW Servicing 0

If you’ve spent your hard-earned money on a BMW, you want to ensure that your car maintains the superb level of performance that these German cars are so famous for. However, finding a BMW dealership that has the specialised facilities for BMW servicing can be tricky and you can find yourself paying over the odds(…)