​Service Plans – are they really worth it?
Jul 7, 2017, 2:18 PM
These days it is common for manufacturers to offer servicing plans on new cars. Many buyers will be tempted by purchasing several services up front as part of one package, but do they really ever represent good value for money? There are many reasons why independent garages still offer the best…
Is your vehicle ready for the challenge of winter
Nov 16, 2016, 7:27 PM
With our summer holidays now being a distant memory it is becoming time to wrap up warm as the temperatures start to rapidly drop.
​Autumn driving - beware of the dangers
Aug 26, 2016, 10:38 AM
By Simon Barrett – Managing Director of Barrett Lee, August 2016
​Holiday time - is your vehicle ready for the journey
Jul 4, 2016, 11:21 AM
With the holiday season now upon us many of you will be preparing for your longest drive of the year. When embarking on your annual holiday it is likely many of you will be travelling a significant number of miles and perhaps even abroad. With so much to plan it is quite common for people to forget…
Classic cars - they don't look after themselves you…
Jun 3, 2016, 3:31 PM
Owners of classic cars have a real challenge on their hands when it comes to caring and maintaining such venerable vehicles. Having a classic car can in many ways be compared to owning a dog; it needs regular care, love and affection. Caring for classic cars can sometimes feel like a full-time job,…
Air conditioning - are you ready to take the heat?
Feb 25, 2016, 3:29 PM
With the warmer months fast approaching you will soon be reaching for that air conditioning switch in your vehicles. However, many people will have been neglecting their ‘air con’ systems during the cold spells, and this can have serious consequences.