car servicing

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(…)

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(…)

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.(…)

Robots could soon be booking your car into be serviced 0

You can buy, trade, and sell your car online and while this isn’t a new phenomenon, a new study recently revealed that a fifth of cars will be bought online by 2027 – putting 27,000 dealership jobs at risk. The same thing is happening in the servicing sector. Motorists have the ability to book their(…)

The UK’s most hated cars – #10 The Austin Allegro 0

The title of the ‘UK’s most hated car’ is a contentious one. Everyone has their own opinions on what really constitutes the ultimate stinker and there have been many contenders to choose from over the years. The next few weeks will see us revisit some of the real hummers, that have stank up the roads(…)

Flat tyres revealed as main car breakdown call-out reason 0

Not carrying a spare tyre and a lack of driver knowledge was the major reason for car breakdown callouts in 2016. Since it stopped being standard for new vehicles to have a spare wheel included, plus the increasing number of reported potholes on UK roads, the number of breakdowns for replacement tyres has soared; rising(…)

A third of motorists lie to get cheaper car insurance 0

The study, commissioned by Servicing Stop, found that 33% of motorists will lie to get cheaper car insurance and a further 11% will drive without a valid MOT to save money. Another 7% would happily go without insurance altogether if it meant saving a few pennies. The survey asked motorists how they plan to save(…)

Preview of the Paris Motor Show 2014 1

The Paris Motor Show 2014 The Paris Motor Show will begin on the 2nd of the October. There has been a lot of excitement leading up to it and it is easy to see why. Highly anticipated models The world’s best automotive manufactures will be there with their latest models including Mercedes, Audi and Jaguar.(…)

Car history survey 0

Servicing Stop is carrying out a survey to understand how car owners feel about service history. The survey is easy to follow and contains only three questions. Are you likely to buy a car with no service history? Motorists looking to purchase a second hand car sometimes consider the service history as a major factor(…)

Engine Fluids – Where does your fuel come from? 0

There are a number of fluids present in your vehicle and its engine, which are needed to ensure your vehicle runs efficiently and smoothly. This series of articles looks into all of these in more details, but here we look at where your fuel comes from. Crude Oil is recovered, refined and separated, and made(…)