Car Servicing Guide

Servicing keeps your vehicle in prime condition, helping protect against wear and tear. Even a basic interim service can keep your car running smoothly and protect it from repairs. Usually, people will also take on more rigorous servicing to replace commonly worn down elements such as the air filters or spark plugs. Interim Full Major […]

ClickMechanic Launches its Mechanic in Residence Programme and Expands Career Options for Car Mechanics

Today, ClickMechanic has revealed its Mechanic in Residence programme. With this announcement comes a newfound, alternative career path for car mechanics. It means those that no longer want to, or are unable to, work in the field, can still remain in the industry. By applying to the Mechanic in Residence programme, car mechanics can now […]

50% of Used Cars Fail at Least One Category During a Pre-Purchase Inspection

We have tapped into our pre-purchase inspection data to reveal that 50% of used cars will score poorly in at least one category during a pre-purchase inspection. Pre-purchase inspections tend to be broken down into several categories which will analyse the working condition of all aspects on a used car. ClickMechanic’s is broken down into […]

ClickMechanic Introduces Machine Learning into Its Quote Engine to Offer Newfound Depth and Precision in Car Repair Costs

We’re pleased to announce the introduction of machine learning in ClickMechanic’s quote engine. This addition advances the capabilities of the booking system, making it the first of its kind in the industry. It allows it to generate a previously untapped depth of quotes with distinct accuracy. ClickMechanic’s quote engine provides instant, industry-standard fixed price quotes […]

More Than Half of UK Adults Believe That Young Girls Are Discouraged from a Career in Mechanics Due to Its Being a Male-Dominated Industry

Our latest research has revealed that more than half of UK adults believe that young girls are discouraged from a career in mechanics, as a result of its being a male-dominated industry. In fact, 58% argue that the gender imbalance will have a negative influence on a young girl’s decision to enter into this profession. […]

ClickMechanic Breaks Workshop Power Awards Record with 3x Awards and Is Shortlisted for Another 5 Awards This Year!

ClickMechanic was pleased to accept a record breaking number of awards at the Workshop Power Awards last month. These three awards included Best Tech Product of the Year, Product Innovation of the Year and the Extra Mile Award. Combined, these awards accentuate the innovation behind ClickMechanic’s design which introduces a technological and disruptive approach to […]

The UK’s Top 10 Car Repairs Will Cost the Average Driver over £30,000 in Their Lifetime!

With autumn’s wet and chilly weather already upon us, many motorists will be anticipating car issues over the coming colder months. But what are the most common car repairs and how can drivers prolong them? We have tapped into our database to reveal the UK’s most common independent mechanical car repairs and has calculated the […]

ClickMechanic Partners with Arval, a Vehicle Leasing and Fleet Management Company

ClickMechanic is proud to be working with leading vehicle leasing and fleet management company, Arval. This relationship, which is currently in its first phase, will ultimately provide a new safe and secure servicing option for consumers and businesses who lease a vehicle through Arval. As of this week, we will be working alongside Arval to […]

Half of UK Drivers Will Only Take a Break After 3 Hours of Driving

Our latest research has found that half of UK drivers will only stop and take a break after at least 3 hours of driving. According to the Highway Code from the Department of Transport, you must take sufficient breaks whilst driving; it recommends a minimum rest of 15 minutes after every 2 hours of travelling […]

Over Half of UK Drivers Cannot Change a Wheel

According to our latest research over half of UK drivers do not feel confident changing a wheel. Whilst the basic mechanics behind the first cars are still fairly straightforward to understand, car engineering has long since developed and become more complicated. As a result, more motorists are becoming less confident at changing parts on their […]