Motoring Blog

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Why Should You Service Your Car Regularly?

Whether you’re considering a full or interim car service, each service type unlocks a variety of advantages for the average vehicle owner. The car service is unique to your vehic... Read more...

What’s the Difference Between MOT and Service?

Being the owner of a vehicle means you have a number of requirements to fulfil to ensure your car or van is safe and roadworthy. The MOT and service are two of the main checks that... Read more...

How to Pass Your MOT Test with Flying Colours!

As a vehicle owner, it is your responsibility to ensure your vehicle has an up-to-date MOT certificate. Ministry of Transport (MOT) tests aren’t just a legal requirement, they ar... Read more...

Transmission Problems and How to Fix Them!

Your vehicle’s transmission has a vital role. When you change gear, your car’s transmission works to transfer the engine’s power to the wheels to move your vehicle along. Whi... Read more...

Car Bulb Replacement Guide

Winter is well underway, which means less favourable weather conditions are now a reality for most parts of the country. Team this with the shorter days, and conditions become even... Read more...

Car Overheating Signs – Why is My Car Overheating in Winter?

With winter here to stay for a few months, you may think that your vehicle overheating problems are over for one season. Car overheating is synonymous with the summer season, but e... Read more...

How to Clean the Underside of My Car

As the saying goes “cleanliness is next to godliness”, and with a recent study showing that British drivers spend an awful lot of time in their vehicles – 32 hours of every y... Read more...

How to Change Windscreen Wipers – A Guide

With the winter months fast approaching and adverse weather conditions on their way, ensuring your vehicle is prepared for all the joys of the season is important. Rain, sleet and ... Read more...

What is a Category N Car? – A Quick Guide to Vehicle Write Off Categories

Whether you’ve been involved in an accident or your vehicle has suffered a major fault, hearing that your car may be beyond repair is never easy. Here at Collison Motoring Servic... Read more...

Strange Car Noises and What They Might Mean

When it comes to identifying issues with your car, using all of your senses is a must. Car issues can show themselves in many ways, with the odours and visual signs the first thing... Read more...