Car Batteries – Common Cause of Breakdowns

Written by tony, May 18, 2018


Most people’s understanding of a car battery is that it somewhat takes care of itself; as long as the car is running, the battery is generating power.  This is partly true however it doesn’t stop the 500,000 plus battery related breakdowns the RAC alone attends every year. So what’s going on? Batteries are among the […]


Common Summer Breakdowns & Staying Safe

Written by tony, April 20, 2018


It looks like summer has come early as much of the country enjoys glorious sunshine and 20c temperatures this week.  As more of us are expected to hit the roads, more breakdowns are likely.  But does the warmer weather really affect your vehicle?  And what checks should you be making before heading off on a […]


Are you Prepared for a Car Breakdown?

Written by tony, February 28, 2018


One of the most common fears drivers have is breaking down.  While you can’t prevent a breakdown entirely, keeping your car maintained will significantly reduce your chances.   While we hope it won’t, it could happen to anyone. So it’s best to be prepared. All drivers should be mindful of what to do in a breakdown […]


Steps to Choosing the Right Body Shop

Written by tony, January 5, 2018


Whilst most people have a preferred car garage, for MOT’s and general repairs. They may For most people the need for a body shop is less common.  Unless you find yourself in a bump, scrape or worse you may have no need for a body shop. But that doesn’t make it less important. Body shops […]


What Are Smart Repairs?

Written by tony, December 8, 2017


SMART or (Small and Medium Area Repair Technique) repairs are a method of car body repair which localizes the repair, saving both time and money. Common types of SMART repairs include small dents, scratches and scuffs to the bumper and damage to alloy wheels. In many cases it is not possible to know who caused […]