Blog Tag Kwik Fit

What do Horsepower & Brake Horsepower Mean?

Bradley Jando | Monday 26th July 2021 12:21pm

A horse walking alongside an SUV

Horsepower and Brake Horsepower are thrown around all the time, but what do the terms actually mean, and where do they come from? We do a deep dive into the history of engines.

How to Identify Run-Flat Tyres

Bradley Jando | Friday 23rd July 2021 12:21pm

Technician changing a car tyre

If you need your tyres replaced then you may be wondering whether your car’s fitted with run-flat tyres or not. Read on and we’ll explain how to identify them.

Do Caravans Need Brakes?

Bradley Jando | Friday 16th July 2021 3:01pm

Caravan pitching with the sun shining through trees

If you’re considering buying a caravan or trailer, you may be wondering whether it needs brakes. Most often, yes. Here’s how they work!

When Should I Change My Tyres?

Bradley Jando | Wednesday 7th July 2021 3:17pm

New tyre against a dark background

You may be surprised by how long tyres can last if you opt for high quality, premium brands, but here are things to look out for with tyre maintenance.

Why You Should Check Your Tyre Pressure Often

Jack Dreyer | Thursday 1st July 2021 5:15pm

Driver checking their tyre pressure.

Having over or under-inflated tyres can be dangerous not only to you but to other road users. Read on to find out the what, why, and hows of tyre pressure.

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