Category Archives: Car checks

4 Tips for Keeping your Car Running in Winter

As the temperature starts heading to zero or below, you are going to have to think about changing your car maintenance habits to ensure that your vehicle is winter-ready. Here are our top tips from MEB: Fuel Tank Keep fuel levels topped up over winter, ensuring you have at least a quarter tank of fuel […]

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Spring: Time to get out and about and enjoy your car

Spring is almost here (hoorah!).  If you’ve not been out and about much during the winter, now is time to dust off the driving gloves, take your car out of storage and get out and enjoy the beautiful countryside. Advice to those who have not used their car in Winter If you didn’t use your […]

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Autumn Driving Conditions

Goodbye Summer, Hello Autumn.  There is certainly a change in the air so time to get used to new driving conditions and autumn weather hazards. Leaves Who’d have thought that leaves could cause so much damage?  Well they can. Dry leaves – these can get stuck in tight places in your vehicle’s undercarriage. Dry leaves […]

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Spring Checks at MEB the Motor Centre

According to the AA, Spring is the best time to clean your car inside and out. The interior of the car could have been damp for the winter, with the outside suffering from mud splatters and salt on the roads. For full details on how to get the best out of Spring cleaning your car, […]

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New Year’s Resolutions for Car Owners

2016 is now over. What a year it was! You might be thinking about New Year’s resolutions. Well, to help you along the way we have a great list of practical resolutions for car owners that you’ll want to stick to. Clean your car regularly It’s not just about the look of the car.  Cleaning […]

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Winter Driving Checks

Winter has most definitely arrived. The morning frost on the windscreen, the freezing cold steering wheel. The colder weather brings harsher driving conditions and different issues for your car. So here is a rundown of the checks you can do yourself, or through your garage, in order to keep it running properly over the winter: […]

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Autumn Checks

September is here and despite the anticipated heatwave on the horizon it is nearly Autumn. And Autumn brings with it new driving conditions. Here is a list of likely autumn driving hazards and the things you can do to prepare yourself for them: Low Autumn sun causing dazzle Keep your windscreen wash topped up to […]

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MEB Goes Back to School with Motoring Tips

Summer is sadly nearly over. Time to refresh your memory on those basic car checks you can carry out yourself.  Avoid breakdowns and refresh your memory with our list of maintenance checks and get yourself in gear for the driving year ahead. Oil checks 47% of motorists don’t check their oil regularly enough and 27% […]

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