One of the worst experiences any vehicle owner can be forced to deal with is to get stranded on the roadside during winter. Vehicle owners are always advised to keep up with their regular service, and ignoring this advice could cost you a lot. Although repairs and maintenance are required throughout the year, the winter weather can take a toll on your vehicle. By taking simple precautions, you will avoid the need for a tow truck service.
If, like me, you like to drive and are something of a petrol-head, then feeling confident is part of what it is all about when motoring. Knowing what to do if you face a hazard on the road or how to deal with a blowout is all part of the driving experience, to me. Having said that, few motorists really know what checks they should be making to ensure their car is properly roadworthy. I've spent the last few years upgrading my car maintenance skills and - although I'm no qualified mechanic - I now undertake all sorts of jobs needed to keep my car running properly and safely. Read my blog and pick up some car maintenance tips that anyone can do.