Archive for the ‘Car cleaner bottles’ Category

Second-hand makes sense says motoring expert

Tuesday, November 29th, 2011

While you might want to add the car shampoo and top of the range detailing products to a brand spanking new motor, Neil Lyndon of the Daily Telegraph says there’s never been a better time to buy a used car.

The current gloomy economic climate means that demand for new vehicles has fallen and as a result you can pick up quite a good deal on the forecourt but used cars now represent much better value. (more…)

Ensure your lights and wipers are tip top this winter

Friday, November 11th, 2011

With winter drawing in it's advisable to ensure your car's lights and wipers are clean and in working order, says the Car Care Council.

Rich White, executive director of the US-based body, says that lights and wipers play a crucial role in road safety but are particularly important during the cold and dark months.

He added: "From the driver's seat you may not notice a light that isn't working, so inspect all of your car's lights and replace those that are out. Also, inspect and replace wiper blades so you can see clearly when wet weather hits."

In addition to ensuring lights work property prior to a journey, you should also ensure that they are clear and bright, something specialist glass cleaner would help with. Dirt and debris can build up if left unattended to and dim your lights from being seen by other road users.

Mr White's comments echo those made recently by Caroline Holmes, spokeswoman for road charity the Institute of Advanced Motorists.

Posted by Mark Henderson