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  • Tyre of the Month April 2015 Continental Eco Contact 5

    We’ve chosen the excellent Continental EcoContact 5 for our tyre of the month this April. With the sun now regularly showing its face and the temperatures climbing, now’s the time to ditch the winter tyres and fit a set of standard or summer tyres to your car. The ContiEcoContact 5 combines short braking distances with low rolling resistance, which in the past has always been considered extre . . .

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    Posted on: 13/04/2015

  • The Importance of Wheel Alignment

    Many motorists overlook the importance of their wheel alignment, focusing more on the condition of their tyres. But did you know how much of an effect poor wheel alignment can have on your tyres? The purpose of wheel alignment is to ensure your car drives in a true straight line. If wheel alignment is off, tyre life is shortened due to irregular wear. Car and mileage performance also decreases as . . .

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    Posted on: 28/02/2015

  • Secrets to passing you MOT Test...

    March is one of the most common months for MOT tests, but the bad news is that around 40% of cars fail their MOT test first time round.* However nearly half of all MOT failures could be avoided with a few simple checks that can be done at home, before taking your car to be tested. Take a look at the list below and discover the secrets to giving your car the best chance of passing first time. Che . . .

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    Posted on: 24/02/2015

  • Tyre Checks - Advice from Henfield

    We all know how important it is to check our tyre pressure regularly and also check that our tyre tread is adequate and legal, but a lot of us tend to overlook the rest of the tyre! The team at Setyres Henfield have offered some super helpful advice to help us all identify inconsistencies and important damage to our tyres, that we might have otherwise overlooked. What should I look out for?    I . . .

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    Posted on: 14/01/2015

  • Driving home for Christmas with Setyres Brighton & Hove

    If you are one of the thousands of Britons that travel across the length and breadth of the UK to visit family, or travel home for Christmas, the team at Setyres Hove have created a Christmas car checklist just for you. With the number of breakdowns in winter nearly double of those that occur in the summer months, a few simple vehicle checks can help you reach your final destination in time for C . . .

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    Posted on: 23/12/2014

  • Winter Time Driving

    December is finally here and it’s only a matter of time now before the frost really sets in and snow blankets the UK. Which is all very well for those of us that can stay tucked up inside, but how confident are you when it comes to venturing out in the car in such unpredictable conditions? We’ve put together a few tips to help you tackle the treacherous elements this winter... Driving . . .

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    Posted on: 09/12/2014