How To Check And Top Up Windscreen Wash

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Topping up the screen wash fluid or washer fluid is one of the easiest maintenance tasks you can do yourself. However, if you’ve not done it before, it can be a bit confusing with all the different fluid reservoirs you see under the bonnet. To help you locate and fill up your screen wash reservoir, … Read more

How Much Oil Does My Car Need?

Engine oil is the lifeblood of a vehicle, responsible for ensuring its vital components run efficiently, and without undue wear and tear. The oil acts as a lubricant to ensure the many moving parts of the engine are moving smoothly while also keeping the engine cool. As a car owner, it’s important to stay on … Read more

Why is my Steering Wheel Shaking?

​If you’ve ever experienced the unsettling sensation of your steering wheel shaking while driving, you’re not alone. In this article, we delve into the potential causes of a shaking steering wheel, and how to diagnose and address the problem effectively. Why does my steering wheel shake at high speeds? Unbalanced or out-of-balance tyres are usually … Read more

Why does my Car Squeak at Low Speeds?

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Ever wondered why your trusty car transforms into a squeaky orchestra when you’re cruising or driving at lower speeds? As annoying as the sound is, this could be an early sign of something wrong with one of the car parts. For reference, “squeaking” may sound like in the video below. In this article, we dive … Read more

Why is my Car Making a Rattling Noise?

Experiencing any unusual sounds or noises while driving can be worrying. Rattling noises can sometimes be a sign of a serious fault in the engine that could need urgent attention or a simple issue with a quick fix – either way, it’s recommended never to ignore these signs. This article will take you through a … Read more

Why is my Car Juddering?

Have you ever been cruising down the road, only to feel your car suddenly start to shake and vibrate? This is commonly called car juddering and can turn a pleasant drive into a worrisome experience for a motorist. In this article, we will look at some of the common culprits behind why your car might … Read more

7 Common Car Repair Mistakes to Avoid

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On average, UK car owners spend £800 on car repairs annually. While maintenance costs cannot be ignored there are certain things you can do to keep the car repair bills to a minimum. From neglecting regular oil changes to ignoring strange noises and smells, we’ll cover it all in this article so that you can … Read more