Maintaining your car

If you're after a guide for some basic maintenance on your car then you're in the right place. You never know, a tip or trick here might save you a bill at the garage!

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Maintaining your car

How to prepare your car for an MOT

If your car is over three years old, you need to take it for an official MOT test every year. Driving your car without a valid...

CarShop
CarShop
5 min read
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Maintaining your car

How to check your engine oil

Engine oil is arguably one of the most important fluids in your car. This is responsible for lubricating all the moving parts in the engine....

Saffron Wilson
Saffron Wilson
3 min read
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Maintaining your car

Keep your car tip top this winter with CarShop's 5 winter car care tips

With winter fast approaching, you’re going to be relying on your car more than ever....

Saffron Wilson
Saffron Wilson
4 min read
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Maintaining your car

Types of Services – Which Service does my Car Need?

Having your car serviced regularly ensures that it keeps running smoothly and is kept road legal. If you have any warranty, be it third party or manufacturers, keeping...

Steve Shields
Steve Shields
2 min read
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Maintaining your car

The 9 bad driving habits every driver should avoid

One of the first things people always say when you pass your test is to avoid picking up too many bad driving habits! But do we...

Sophie Kerrou
Sophie Kerrou
5 min read
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Maintaining your car, Driving tips and features

Save fuel with CarShop's top driving tips

With fuel prices on the rise, we’re constantly having to watch our pennies when we get behind the wheel. So, here are a few top tips...

CarShop
CarShop
2 min read
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Maintaining your car

Are Car Service Plans Worth It?

Whether you’re buying a new or used car from a reputable dealer, it’s very likely you’ll be offered a maintenance plan, also known as a service plan....

Steve Shields
Steve Shields
2 min read
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Maintaining your car

How do you get rid of a scratch on a car?

Finding a scratch on the paintwork of your vehicle is every car owner's nightmare. Fortunately, there are ways to remove scratches from your car and make...

CarShop
CarShop
3 min read
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Maintaining your car

Maintenance tips for your car - keep your car in working order

No one wants a hefty bill at the garage, and the easiest way to not have that happen is to do as much of the simple...

Saffron Wilson
Saffron Wilson
6 min read
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Maintaining your car

CarShop's spring cleaning guide

Many of us are eager to get out and enjoy the milder temperatures, driving around with our mates or taking the family to a country park...

CarShop
CarShop
4 min read
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Maintaining your car

Changing a car tyre made easy

Recently we conducted some research across our social channels to find out what percentage of our audience knew how to change a car tyre; One of...

CarShop
CarShop
6 min read
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Maintaining your car

How to change a wheel

Changing a wheel can be carried out by one person and shouldn't take longer than half an hour if done correctly. You could even carry out a...

CarShop
CarShop
4 min read