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Volvo launches new website to help spread the cost of servicing

Volvo Car UK has launched a new website in partnership with Allianz Global Assistance, allowing owners of vehicles up to 48 months old to purchase a Volvo Service Plan that allows them to pay either a one off payment or a fixed monthly fee.

MOT crucial for service skippers

More than one in three motorists (39%) on our roads are thinking of skipping their next service, according to research from Kwik Fit.

Online booking will keep customers coming back

Online booking will keep customers coming back

Mazda will be among one of the first manufacturers in the UK to offer customers an online service booking system on their dealer websites.

5 year free service offer on Korando from SsangYong

5 year free service offer on Korando from SsangYong

SsangYong is introducing a 5-year free servicing offer on selected Korando crossover models purchased during August and September, in addition to the existing market leading 5-year limitless mileage warranty that protects all SsangYong cars.

Mercedes-Benz Service App launches online booking

Mercedes-Benz Service App launches online booking

Mercedes-Benz has further enhanced its market-leading Service App with a unique feature to allow customers to find a preferred retailer, arrange a vehicle service, see clear and transparent pricing, and complete the booking directly via the App, all in real time.

Over three quarters of drivers at risk due to poor car maintenance

Eighty four per cent of motorists are putting themselves at risk on the road by not checking the basic components of their cars regularly, according to Trust My Garage.

Government backed code offers motorists peace of mind

Government backed code offers motorists peace of mind

Motorists who take their vehicle to a garage displaying the Trust My Garage shield will be able to enjoy a service backed by the Trading Standards Institute (TSI) after the countrywide independent garage scheme confirmed that it has applied to become a government approved code.

Two thirds of female drivers at risk due to poor car maintenance

Two thirds of female drivers at risk due to poor car maintenance

A staggering 67 per cent of female drivers in the UK are putting themselves at risk on the road by never checking their brake fluid levels, according to the latest research from countrywide independent garage scheme Trust My Garage.

Seat’s fixed servicing scheme reaches its 30,000th customer

Seat’s fixed servicing scheme reaches its 30,000th customer

Seat is celebrating reaching a landmark 30,000 customers for its unique It’s Fixed! servicing scheme.

Ford transforms customer care with new breakthrough programme

Ford transforms customer care with new breakthrough programme

Ford is to transform its aftersales experience for retail customers with the introduction of a range of new services launched under the “Ford BlueService” name.

Motorists focused on surface not service

A massive £1.9 billion pounds will be spent this year by drivers keen to keep their car bonnet gleaming, yet many will neglect what’s underneath the shine.

Mercedes-Benz launches new pricing for service care

Mercedes-Benz launches new pricing for service care

Servicing a new or used Mercedes-Benz has been made even more affordable with the announcement of a new tariff for the Service Care plan, with cover for 10 models now available for less than £1 a day.

Braking bad: Britain on the verge of a brake-down

Braking bad: Britain on the verge of a brake-down

Britain’s drivers are sharing the road with cars on the edge of a ‘brake down’ and are at risk of accidents as a result, according to a new report from Kwik Fit.

New app helps motorists keep on top of key car maintenance tasks

Online car finance specialists, Car Loan 4U have launched their innovative new iPhone and Android App called CoDriver, which has been exclusively developed to keep customers in the know for key car-related tasks such as MOT, tax and insurance renewal.

Just a 'minute or two' to pass your MOT

Just a 'minute or two' to pass your MOT

A nationwide campaign to help motorists reduce MOT failures is launched today, backed by 5,545 manufacturer main dealers across the UK.