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Getting your car ready for a summer road trip

Date: 11th June 2019
Author: Graham Henwood

Getting your car ready for a summer road trip

We’re all hoping for a good dose of sunshine this summer, and with it comes the potential for some exciting road trips; days out, holidays, visiting friends and family. All with the windows down, the music up and the sun streaming through your windscreen (or something like that!). Before you set off anywhere, it’s as important in summer as it is in winter to keep your car maintenance in check and to be well prepared for a road trip.

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What to look for in a car bodywork repair shop

Date: 20th May 2019
Author: Graham Henwood

What to look for in a car bodywork repair shop

Suffering damage to your car can be very upsetting and frustrating, not to mention putting you out of pocket to get it fixed. You need a reliable, professional repair shop that you can trust to return your car to its former glory. But how can you tell who will provide such a great service?

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What to do if you suffer a dent in your car

Date: 23rd April 2019
Author: Graham Henwood

What to do if you suffer a dent in your car

Dents in your car bodywork are incredibly annoying and can leave your motor looking less than its usual tip-top condition but do you always have to take it to a professional garage like Rainbow Bodyshops or can you fix some dents yourself?

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Spring cleaning your car’s bodywork

Date: 12th March 2019
Author: Graham Henwood

Spring cleaning your car’s bodywork

While it may not feel like it at the moment, spring and warmer weather are on their way so now is the perfect time to check over your car’s bodywork and get it prepped for the sunny days ahead.

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Five ways to show your car some love this Valentine’s season

Date: 12th February 2019
Author: Graham Henwood

Five ways to show your car some love this Valentine’s season

With the freezing weather, grit and salt to contend with and those cold starts in the mornings your car might be starting to feel somewhat unloved this winter so take advantage of Valentine’s Day to treat your motor.

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How to protect your car from salt and snow this winter

Date: 16th January 2019
Author: Graham Henwood

How to protect your car from salt and snow this winter

Our cars can become victims of the elements in the winter, thanks to the damp, wet and cold conditions which all have negative effects on the body work and the engine – but there are other factors to consider in the winter too.

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5 top gifts to buy the motorist in your life this Christmas

Date: 11th December 2018
Author: Graham Henwood

5 top gifts to buy the motorist in your life this Christmas

Choosing the perfect gift is always tricky at this time of year but if you are looking for something for the motorist in your life, there are a number of easy options to make sure they are driven crazy with delight when they open their presents.

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6 step checklist to make sure your car’s in good shape for the winter

Date: 12th November 2018
Author: Graham Henwood

6 step checklist to make sure your car’s in good shape for the winter

Winter can be very harsh on your car so now is the time to take preventative measures to help get your car through the season of road salt, mud and freezing temperatures.

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How to keep your car bodywork pristine over the winter

Date: 16th October 2018
Author: Graham Henwood

How to keep your car bodywork pristine over the winter

The winter brings on a whole range of potential problems for your car’s bodywork, from rain and cold affecting the paint and causing rust, to the salt from gritting lorries harming the underside of your car.

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