Interim vs Full Service: What’s The Difference?

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An Interim Service has fewer checks and part replacements than the Full Service, it is less comprehensive. Generally, it is recommended that a full service should be conducted once a year or every 12,000 miles, whichever comes first. An interim service on the other hand is conducted every 6 months or 6000 miles and is … Read more

EV and PHEV: Repairs and Servicing Explained

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Taken the plunge with an electric car yet? Or still thinking about an EV for your next choice of wheels? Either way, car owners are left with questions about what happens with repairs and servicing after the purchase. The good news is, with fewer moving parts, there’s probably less that can go wrong with an … Read more

6 Tips To Get Your Car Ready For The Summer

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Holidays in the UK are back on with the travel rules being relaxed since May 17. If you live in England, Scotland or Wales you are free to travel anywhere within those countries bearing in mind certain rules and guidelines. With summer just around the corner, this means more trips to scenic places and longer … Read more

5 Reasons You Should Service Your Car Regularly

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As a driver, you’ve probably wondered, “my vehicle drives fine, do I really need to service it?” or “I passed my MOT, why should I service my car?” Just like regular health checks for your body, your car needs a check-up too. Car manufacturers recommend regular service checks to help maintain the safety and overall … Read more

Should You Panic If Your Engine Warning Light Is On?

You’ve probably seen the engine warning light, commonly known as ‘check engine light’, light up on your dashboard on at least one occasion. So what next? More often than not, you don’t need to panic, but it is definitely a sign to get your car checked. What is the Engine Management Light (EML) and why … Read more

Are you ready for your MOT test? Here’s a checklist!

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An MOT test for your car might sound like just another annual task you need to do to fulfill legal requirements as a driver, but the MOT test can reveal car problems that you were unaware of and could potentially be dangerous. If your MOT due date is approaching, here are a few basic vehicle … Read more

Comprehensive Guide to Car Servicing

Regular car 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. Car … Read more