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How to get your car ready for winter

Kwik Fit | Thursday 15th December 2016 2:05pm

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Winter can be a harsh season for your car but planning ahead by carrying out some basic maintenance and packing some essential kit should help you avoid a winter breakdown

Is your car battery ready for winter?

Kwik Fit | Thursday 10th December 2015 11:00am

Is the UK on the verge of ‘the coldest winter for 50 years?’ Even if El Niño doesn't hit the UK this winter, reduce the risk of a winter breakdown by making sure your car battery is winter-ready.

Trouble getting going in the morning?

Kwik Fit | Friday 23rd January 2015 1:00pm

Technician testing battery

More breakdowns occur at winter than any other time of the year. Don’t get caught out, call into Kwik Fit for a free winter safety car check

Antifreeze – keeping your engine running this winter (and cool in the summer)

Kwik Fit | Tuesday 6th January 2015 11:00am

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How does antifreeze work? We take a look at why antifreeze or engine coolant is important and why choosing the correct antifreeze for your vehicle is crucial

Driving home for Christmas – make sure you pack a few essentials

Kwik Fit | Tuesday 23rd December 2014 1:00pm

Audi driving in snow

If you're hitting the road this Christmas to be with family and friends, follow our quick tips to help prepare your car and ensure you make it home in time for turkey.


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