Vehicle Maintenance

Even if your vehicles are regularly serviced, there are a number of things you can do to help maintain them in tip-top condition, and which will ultimately save you money. Here are our top vehicle health tips.

Brake fluid maintenance

Brake Fluid’s Crucial Role in Vehicle Safety

Brake fluid, also referred to as hydraulic fluid, plays a critical role in ensuring the proper function of your vehicle's braking system. It serves as the vital medium that transmits force from the brake pedal to the various components within the brake system, ultimately bringing your car or truck to a stop when you engage the brake pedal.

The Essential Role of Antifreeze in Engine Maintenance

Antifreeze, often referred to as coolant, is a crucial component of your vehicle's engine cooling system. It serves a multitude of functions that are pivotal for the efficient and safe operation of your car.

Exploring Engine Oil Types

Engine oils are the lifeblood of your vehicle's internal combustion engine, ensuring its smooth operation, longevity, and overall performance. These oils are available in three primary categories, each offering distinct characteristics and advantages to cater to the diverse needs of modern engines.
Vehicle tyre pressure

Tyre Pressure Checks for Vehicle Efficiency and Safety

Regularly checking your vehicle's tyre pressures is a vital aspect of car maintenance that many vehicle owners tend to overlook. Regardless of the type of vehicle you drive or the specific tyres you use, the efficiency and safety of your vehicle are significantly impacted by the correct inflation of your tyres.
Windscreen cleaning fluid

Avoid Dishwashing Detergent in Windscreen Wash

A frequent we get from vehicle owners is whether it's acceptable to use dishwashing detergent in the windscreen wash system of their cars. The simple answer is this: it's not a recommended practice. Let's delve into the reasons why.

Automatic Transmission Fluid’s Vital Role

Automatic transmission fluid (ATF) is a key but often underappreciated component in your vehicle's operation. It performs several essential functions that are vital for the proper functioning and longevity of your transmission. Let's delve deeper into the significance of ATF in your vehicle's performance.