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MOT Checklist – Tips to help your car pass first time 0

The dreaded MOT test… It takes a special kind of masochist who looks forward to that particular nail bite. The annual ritual, the nervous wait to find out whether or not we’re going to be stripped of our transportation, the sizable repair bill rubbing salt in the wound. Obviously our cars suffer a fair amount(…)

10 top tips on how to maximise fuel efficiency for your Peugeot 0

As a Peugeot driver, there may not be an awful lot you can do to influence the cost of fuel, but it is possible to drive in a more fuel efficient manner. Here are a few tips to help you save money on your weekly fuel bill. Drive smoothly. Research shows that heavy acceleration, abrupt(…)

How to save fuel when driving 0

The most obvious way to cut fuel costs is to buy the cheapest petrol and diesel, but there are other things you can do to get more miles out of your tank. Here are our tips to help keep your fuel bills down. Be aerodynamic. Wind resistance increases fuel consumption. Keep your windows closed and(…)

5 tips to help your car’s tyres last longer 0

Tyres are expensive. Naturally as drivers, we want to get as much life out of our tyres as possible but it’s important not to take risks. If your tyres need to be replaced, it’s better to just bite the bullet and do it, as worn tyres are a serious safety concern. However, there are ways(…)

Tips on how to charge a car battery and finding the right car battery charger 0

Changing you car battery is simple enough, but before you remove and discard the old one, make sure you actually need a new battery first. It could be your old one still has a bit of life left in it, but just needs a charger… It’s true that car batteries don’t last forever, especially with(…)

Caring for your car – Hints & Tips 0

Driving a nice clean car gives you a certain spring in your step as you buzz around town. Cleaning your car however can be a bore at the best of times. However, as the old saying goes ‘If a job’s worth doing, it’s worth doing well’. So, with that in mind, here are a few(…)

Spring car care tips 0

As February becomes a distant memory, we can start to look forward to warmer climes. Over the next few weeks and months, spring should start to make itself known. The winter months are an ordeal for all vehicles on the road, especially for those of us living outside the towns and cities where road surfaces(…)

Halloween Driving Safety Tips 0

It’s that time of year when little clusters of witches, ghosts, and goblins will start to appear on pavements after dark carrying bags of goodies and hopefully not too many eggs…seriously not eggs, please kids? Anyway, love it or loath it, Halloween is just round the corner and as any visit to the shops will(…)

London Parking Tips 0

One of the worst aspects of being a motorist in London is the horrors involved with parking. If you’re in any way unfamiliar with the city, the entire experience can be an overwhelming nightmare. It’s not impossible to find a space, but they will always be a highly prized commodity. Here are some tips to(…)