How exciting, it’s that time of year again.
The new reg is here! (is it really 2017?)
So that fresh, new, shiny paintwork is going to get some beating from our British roads and Ace are here to save the day!
Stone chips are the bane of many car owners lives, I know what it’s like when I come round to washing my car and I see the front bumper covered.
The best secret I’ve ever been given to getting great m.p.g figures is to be in the highest gear you can, driving the lowest speed. Every car is different, but learn to change up to the next gear as early as you can, without making the engine struggle.
Tip: Try using hills & gradients to your advantage, and change gear even earlier when driving down them.
Secret 2 – Gentle Throttle Foot
There are 2 elements to throttle control, the first being not to accelerate too hard, but gradually until you reach your desired speed and then back off.
It’s officially Winter and for many of us it means leaving the house 5 minutes earlier to de-ice the windows on our car, turning up the heating and moaning about it to everyone.
Well we want to make the Winter months easier for you motorists out there so here’s 8 simple Handy Tricks and Tips to get your Vehicle working more efficiently in this cold weather…
- Air Con: Turning up your AC when you first get in the car could be the answer you’ve been looking for. The air conditioning unit helps to eliminate moisture from within the car keeping your cold glass, mist free.
- Antifreeze – This really is your best friend during these colder months, make sure that your coolant tank is topped up.