Brakes are the most important feature on a car when it comes to safety. Brakes keep you safe, your passengers, and other road users. As with any part of a vehicle, brake systems can fail which can lead to serious accidents. We’ll explore the top 10 reasons for car brake failures and what you can do to prevent them, so you can understand the reasons why brakes fail and maintain a safe and reliable vehicle.
Your car suspension helps provide a smooth ride and better handling performance on the road. When it starts to fail you may notice the driving experience changes. In this car maintenance article, we pinpoint the 5 obvious signs that your vehicle’s suspension needs repair.
With the recent cold snap of weather it’s likely you’ve experienced ice or even snow present on your vehicle. It’s sensible to avoid driving with ice on your windscreen as safety is paramount when it comes to driving. Poor visibility when driving can be deemed by the Police as Dangerous Driving with fines and possible jail sentences involved. Here are our top tips on how to avoid ice build up and removing it effectively.
On June 10th 2019, a new smart motorway law came into force for UK drivers while using motorways which can produce an instant £100 fine if disobeyed. We’ll discuss the new law so you’re up to speed and help you avoid a fine.
“Are dash cams worth it?” we hear you cry! With technology becoming more prevalent in your car these days, having a dash cam is now relatively inexpensive. Perhaps you’re considering a dash cam yourself and trying to justify the cost, or just have a curiosity about what it can do? Have a read through this article and decide for yourself whether a dash cam is suitable for your needs. Read more!
It’s hard saying goodbye to your beloved car and even more so when it’s at the end of it’s life. That’s why we’ve put together an article on how to scrap your car and the various options you have available to you.
We’re all busy these days and the last thing on your mind would be to update your UK driving licence with the DVLA. But forgetting to do so could land you with a major fine. We’ll quickly run through the main reasons why you may need to update your driving licence and avoid a £1,000 fine in the future.
The UK is set for a wintery blast in the coming days so now is the time to prepare your car for snow, sleet and freezing temperatures. We thought we’d provide some helpful advice for keeping your car protected during this cold winter snap and keep you safe. Here’s our top snow tips for ensuring your car is kept running during these times. Read more!
It’s getting freezing out there now in the UK and there’s no time like the present to consider preparing your car for winter driving. Whether it’s icy roads or snow drifting in, you always need to keep your car maintained for all eventualities, so we’ve put together a selection of our top tips to ensure that your car remains safe and reliable on the road during these winter months. Read more!
Adverse weather conditions can really hamper drivers on the roads with not only poor visibility but loss of control on the road surface. Heavy rain and flash flooding are one of the most hazardous conditions on the road and can strike sometimes without warning. We thought we’d give our best advice to stay safe when driving in the rain to help avoid any accidents.