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Not all accident damage is cosmetic

Not all accident damage is cosmetic

Car owners in Dagenham who successfully drove through the recent snow and ice without “denting” their pride and joy may still need to have their vehicles checked out to prevent further damage and to avoid unnecessary costly repairs.

Audi launches ‘real-time’ online service booking tool

Audi launches ‘real-time’ online service booking tool

Audi has taken another pioneering step towards its goal of delivering unparalleled customer service by launching the first online booking facility capable of managing servicing and MOT requests in real-time and confirming appointments almost immediately.

Younger drivers run risk through service skipping

Many younger drivers are failing to have their car serviced and maintained correctly, according to research carried out by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).

Shell launches new lubricants mobile app

Shell, global lubricants supplier, has announced the launch of the Shell Lubricants app for iOS and Android. The app aims to become an essential tool for Shell customers across Europe and marks a further step into mobile for the global energy company.

Staffordshire women rely on Santa’s little helpers for motor assistance

It’s a sad fact that women and cars go together like engine oil and water – and, now, a survey has confirmed the shocking truth about Stafford’s female motorists.

Bosch Car Service offers free Winter Check

Bosch Car Service offers free Winter Check

Motorists don’t have to let the current economic climate put them off vital car maintenance, because the Bosch Car Service network is offering a free Winter Check.

Prestige car owners pay up to £13,000 for repairs

Owners of performance and prestige cars pay twice as much to repair their cars as drivers of more regular runabouts and can be faced with bills of up to £13,000.

Get protected with Vauxhall MOT Test Insurance

Get protected with Vauxhall MOT Test Insurance

Millions of people rely on their car every day, from transporting their families around to getting to work. An MOT failure combined with an unexpected repair bill that cannot be paid straight away can mean a car being put off the road immediately.

West London business advises on MOT changes

West London Volkswagen is advising motorists that new laws regarding MOTs could result in failure, following multiple changes to the test.

Vauxhall owners can book servicing online

Vauxhall owners can book servicing online

Vauxhall drivers can now take the easy route to car maintenance, thanks to Vauxhall’s new quick and easy online booking service - with prices starting at £99.

Women like fit cars not fast cars

Boy racers may not want to hear it, but new research conclusively proves that women aren’t impressed by flashy cars or 0-60 times. In fact, they are much more concerned about the stamps in the service book.

New blow to motorists as labour rates hit record high

Motorists have been dealt another blow with the news that garage labour rates have risen to a record average of £83 per hour, according to Warranty Direct’s annual Labour Rates Survey.

New Audi Cam brings servicing to the small screen

New Audi Cam brings servicing to the small screen

The term ‘candid camera’ takes on new meaning from this week as Audi Centre technicians across the UK double as pioneering ‘Audi Cam’ film producers to further the brand’s quest for absolute clarity and transparency in its customer relationships.

Seat’s fixed price service scheme gets even easier to book

Seat’s fixed price service scheme gets even easier to book

It’s Fixed, Seat’s hugely successful fixed price servicing scheme for owners of older cars, has clocked up a landmark 10,000th customer, just nine months after it began.

Free MoT with a Saab fixed-price service

Free MoT with a Saab fixed-price service

Saab Parts UK and its national network of Authorised Service Centres are pleased to offer all Saab owners a complimentary MoT in conjunction with an Oil or Annual service booked in August or September.