Longmynd Service Station Blog

  • 6 Common Car Brake Problems

    The brakes in your vehicle are a crucial component and paramount to the safety of the driver, other motorists, and pedestrians. During your annual MOT, car brakes are thoroughly checked. If the brakes are not in safe order, then your car will fail its MOT. If the vehicle passes its MOT but there...

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  • Common Problems With Car Air Conditioning

    The air conditioning system plays an important role towards passenger comfort whilst in the vehicle, helping us to stay cool on hot summer days; this is something especially important when travelling at high speed or in heavy traffic, when opening the windows is an unpleasant option. The air...

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  • Why Is My Car Steering Wheel Shaking?

    A shaking car steering wheel should never be ignored, as it may be an indication of a more serious issue and should be investigated promptly.

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  • Looking After Your Car Battery thumb

    Car battery failure is one of the leading causes of vehicle breakdown in the UK. Over the past year, the covid-19 pandemic and its subsequent lockdowns and travel restrictions have meant that drivers across the UK have used their cars less than usual.

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  • clutch replacements

    The clutch assembly is one of the most important components in the car. Its function is essential, without a clutch, the car would be unable to change gears or operate properly. Ensuring the clutch is fully operational at all times is an integral part of car maintenance.

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  • car tyre care tips

    Ensuring your tyres are roadworthy and replaced when necessary is paramount to your own safety as well as to the safety of others on the road.

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  • MOT Coronavirus rules

    Due to the unprecedented spread of the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) the UK Transport Secretary announced the extension of all MOTs set to expire on or after March 30th, by 6 months. The announcement came in response to fears that the national lockdown is making it difficult for drivers to...

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  • Longmynd Service Station Launches New Online Tyre Service

    Buy and book your tyre change online using our handy online tool : https://www.longmyndservicestation.co.uk/service-station/tyres

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  • how often do i need to replace my car battery?

    Car battery failures are one of the leading causes of call outs for roadside assistance – many car owners simply fail to fully appreciate just how vital the role of the battery really is. Put simply, without a battery the car won’t start.

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  • top 10 reasons for car breakdowns

    Although car breakdowns are generally more common during the cold winter months, they may occur at any time of the year for a number of reasons. Generally speaking, a breakdown can be expected at some point during the natural life cycle of any vehicle.

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