Signs it’s time to change your tyres

Many people wait to change their tyres until they are advised to do so on their MOT however if you drive quite a few miles in between MOTs or you drive in fairly harsh conditions then you may find yourself driving with illegal tyres and could face having an accident and/or facing prosecution. To avoid […]

Winter tyres or all round tyres?

Buying tyres is something almost all car owners have to do at some point. So drivers that cover a lot of miles, this may be a task that you have to do annual or possibly even more. As a buyer, you can be inundated with choices when it comes to tyres; should you buy budget […]

Are budget tyres ok?

When it comes to choosing tyres you can be inundated with options which are all suitable for your vehicle. It may be that you have not had to buy tyres before and might not really be aware of the different brands. Most tyre fitters will explain what choices you have but it may be worth […]

Shopping around for tyres

Tyres are often an expense us motorists incur at least once a year. Depending upon how much you drive in your car and the quality of tyres you have last fitted will make a difference in when you need to change them. It may be that you have not long had new tyres on but […]

Becoming a tyre fitter

A tyre fitter repairs or replaces damaged or worn tyres. They often need to inspect tyres for customers to check for wear or for a puncture for example and may need to advise them on what sort of tyres they need. They can work on any kind of vehicle, from cars or light vehicles to […]

Wheel alignment costs

If you find that your car is pulling to one side when you drive it, there is a vibration coming from the steering or your tyres are wearing unevenly, then you may need to get your tracking checked by having a wheel alignment. Wheel alignment is also sometimes referred to as wheel tracking and should […]

Damaged wheels

Damaging the wheels on a car can not only make it look less attractive but can actually be dangerous. It is said that a large number of us carry on driving cars with damaged wheels without even realising we are doing it. If you have recently had a medium to large impact on your wheel, […]

MOT only test stations

If you are looking for a place to take your car for an MOT but are worried about being landed with unnecessary repairs that really do not need doing, then why not opt to have your next MOT carried out at an MOT only testing station. There are hundreds of these all over the UK […]

Putting alloy wheels on your car

Some cars come straight from the factory with alloy wheels on, others are added as an optional extra and other cars are built with steel wheels and wheel trims. Adding alloys wheels to a car can make it look a lot more stylish and some say it can also improve the handling and performance of […]

Tyres losing pressure?

If your one of your tyres is losing pressure then there could be a number of reasons for this to happen. The most common one is that you have got a puncture in the tyre. This may be something as small as a tack or a nail but can cause quick air lose especially if […]