Blog Tag Alignment

Wheel balancing and wheel alignment – what’s the difference?

Kwik Fit | Wednesday 16th March 2016 11:49am

Many people mistake wheel alignment for wheel balancing and vice versa but they are actually very different things. We take a look at the benefits of each.

8 ways to improve the fuel efficiency of your car

Kwik Fit | Thursday 18th February 2016 10:38am

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With fuel prices at their lowest in 7 years, motorists are travelling an extra 950 miles every year. We take a look at other ways to get the most out of your tank.

Potholes on the mend but drivers still face alignment woes

Kwik Fit | Friday 26th June 2015 3:00pm

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Potholes are a major cause of wheel damage and wheel alignment problems. Road surface improvements and new technology are helping to reduce the impact

The perils of potholes – are your wheels taking a battering?

Kwik Fit | Friday 14th November 2014 11:00am

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Potholes are a major cause of tyre damage and wheel misalignment. A four-wheel alignment inspection from Kwik Fit can help to prolong the life of your tyres

Tread carefully – braking distance increases as tread wears out

Kwik Fit | Friday 8th August 2014 1:00pm

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If your tyre tread drops below 3mm your braking distance will increase significantly, especially when driving in wet weather conditions

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