Car Care and Maintenance Tips

FAQs about Tyre Fitting

Do you know when your tyres are becoming worn or need to be replaced? If you think they are looking a little bald in places or you can see any

Buying your child’s first car?

A tyre with a puncture.

How to fix a puncture on a

  • TPMS

    What is TPMS?

    TPMS   Tyre pressures are now monitored automatically on all passenger vehicles manufactured after November 2014 by a device known as Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) but many older cars
  • Run flat tyre with puncture

    What are run flat tyres?

    What is a run flat tyre? Run flat tyres or self supporting tyres are designed for the purpose of remaining functional for a short while with no air pressure in
  • tread depth

    Why is tyre tread depth so important?

    Many motorists do not understand the importance of tyre tread depth and the affects it can have on their vehicles, themselves and other drivers. It is the measurement between the
  • tyre pressure

    Why Is It Vital To Check Your Tyre Pressure?

    A lot of drivers make the mistake of not checking their vehicles tyre pressure, which can result in the driver having to invest time and money into replacing or repairing
  • oil change

    How to tell if a car needs an oil change

    There are many checks which are essential when carrying out vehicle maintenance, one of the most necessary of all is changing the oil. It is a simple check which needs
  • wheel alignment

    Top 10 Car Tyre Tips

    It is vital to remember that your tyres are the only thing separating your vehicle from the road, hence it is of paramount importance to remember that every care should
  • mot mechanic

    Mot Checklist: What Mechanics Check For

    MOT tests are designed to examine your vehicle and ensure that it is safe to drive. Many of us hand our cars over to a garage each year completely unaware
  • tyres

    The dangers of part worn tyres

    Many people wait to change their tyres until the tread has reached the minimum legal limit. Some even buy part worn tyres to replace their existing ones once the wear