How to Prevent Corrosion on Your Wheels

Is Alloy Wheel Corrosion Dangerous? Alloy wheel corrosion occurs when iron, oxygen and moisture react together to create rust. As well as looking unsightly it can also corrode the rim and wheel and speed up the wear and tear of the wheel itself. As well as this, rust particles can risk clogging up valves in […]

Recognising the Signs of a Dead Battery

What Does the Car Battery Do? Even the most novice of car owners are aware that the car’s battery plays an important part in the running of your vehicle. It powers the on-board computer, ignition system, lights and radio as well as many other elements of your car. When your car battery dies, it can […]

How to Replace a Head Gasket

What Is a Head Gasket? Your head gasket is responsible for preventing coolant and oil mixing together. It seals the internal combustion process and is located between the cylinder head by the top of the engine and the main structure of the engine. It has a demanding job as it simultaneously seals oil, coolant and […]

What does a BMW gearbox fault mean?

A BMW gearbox fault means there is an issue with your transmission. If there is a problem with the transmission on your BMW, you could experience a range of issues with your vehicle and even find it goes into ‘limp mode’ to prevent further damage – meaning it needs to be towed to a mechanic. […]

Why Do Cars Require a Service?

If you own a car then you’ve probably heard that you should get it serviced every year, or every 12,000 miles if that comes sooner, but why? Well despite certain conspiracy theorists it’s not just a money grab. Regular servicing of your car is in the best interests of you, your passengers, and your wallet. […]

The Ultimate Guide to an Audi Car Service

A Short History Of Audi Audi stands with fellow German car brands BMW and Mercedes-Benz as the best-selling luxury cars in the world. Audi remains a sought after car brand thanks to its stylish design and up to the minute technology. It’s slogan ‘Vorsprung durch Technik’ translates to ‘being ahead through technology’. Part of the […]