Archives for May 2017

How Many Calories Do You Burn Behind the Wheel?

After last week’s heat wave, it looks like the summer months will soon be upon us! And with this time of year comes panic for those of us who failed to uphold our New Year’s Resolutions of avoiding the chocolate, or hitting the gym every night (we knew neither was ever likely). However, it’s not […]

What We Did At Mechanex Manchester

We’ve found that trade shows are great way to reach out to mechanics and the industry. It gives us the chance to meet people who we haven’t come across us yet online, and convince us. Mechanex is one of these shows, held a couple of times a year. This time our team headed for Manchester […]

4 Signs Your Car’s Brakes Need Replacing

Maintaining your brakes is essential for safety, you never know when you might need to stop in an emergency. In order to save time and money, it’s important to know the signs that your car needs new brake pads, shoes, drums or calipers. Here’s the most common ones, and how quickly you should get them […]

How To Extend The Lifespan Of Your Car Brakes

Working brakes are essential to keeping safe on the road, and could even be the difference between life and death. It’s impossible to make your brakes last forever, most brakes will lose their effectiveness after 25,000 miles. However, it’s possible to extend this lifespan by adapting your driving style to reduce the strain on your […]

What Should I Do If My Brake Warning Light Comes On?

There are 2 main warning lights for the brake system, though many manufacturers combine these to simplify things. One let’s you know the handbrake is still on, and will have a “P” symbol, whilst a “!” means that there is an issue with the system. What does the warning light mean? If you have a […]

Roger Moore’s Top 5 James Bond Cars

Sir Roger Moore died yesterday at the grand old age of 89. As possibly the most loved and certainly suavest James Bond, Roger Moore brought a twinkle of humour to the role. Arguably, he couldn’t have achieved that without a bunch of terrific gadgets supplied by Q. Not in the least because of the Bond […]

The Top 5 Amphibious Cars

To celebrate World Turtle Day, we have listed the top five amphibious cars ever to have cruised the roads and the waves. Whilst speed is not a turtle’s forte, this will be considered for those that make the list, along with technology, convenience and, of course, style. Read on to find out which are the […]

A Guide To Spring Cleaning Your Car

img source:cargroom.co.nz Why should I clean my car? A lot happens when you park your car. Birds, trees and even the weather work against you. Even while driving, you are subject to other cars exhaust particulates that give you a black soot dusting, not to mention all the muck they kick up as well. up […]

April’s Mechanic Of The Month: Matthew

It was another close call this time to choose our mechanic for the month of April. We’ve seen an uplift in professionalism which meant we had a couple of close contenders for the accolade. This time we have chosen Matthew from Llanarth in Wales. Matthew has been running Matts Mobile Mechanics since 2015, joining ClickMechanic […]

Meet The Team: Customer Experience & Account Management

Over the last few months we have grown rapidly, not only in terms of the amount of people who are getting a repair with us but also in terms of staff. We wanted to take this opportunity to put a face, and story, to the many voices you may encounter when you pick up the […]