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Avoid glare and take care when driving at night

THE clocks have gone back, so that must mean winter is here! And with the advent of winter comes colder, icier weather and longer, darker nights. So now you have enjoyed your extra hour in bed, it’s time to start thinking how to approach the dangers which lurk in the dark. So what does this […]

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Order winter tyres now, says IAM

If you’re going to fit winter tyres, order them now, says IAM. THE Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) says drivers planning to fit winter tyres to their vehicles should order them to beat the rush. In many other countries, where the winters are harsh, it is a normal thing to switch to winter tyres and, […]

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Motorists on a charge as nights draw in

MOTORISTS are being urged to get their batteries checked in readiness for the onset of winter. Each year technicians at national fast-fit chain ATS Euromaster take a ‘close look’ at tens of thousands of vehicle batteries, providing customers with a free print-out of their battery’s performance. The clocks going back normally heralds the start of […]

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