TOP FIVE TIPS
You don't need to be a mechanical genius to carry out routine adjustments
or safety checks on your vehicle. Here are five tips which you may find
1 Correct tyre pressure not only improves
poor road holding but also assists driver's comfort level and can cure
excessive steering weight when driving. Check the next time you stop
for petrol it's quick and easy to do.
2 Windscreen wiper rubbers in good condition
clear the screen, however, torn or damaged blades can scratch the glass
(an MOT failure).
3 A quick look under the bonnet and
regular servicing before long journeys may prevent a siezed engine.
top up oil level and brake fluid level if necessary.
4 Check all lights
are in operation, this is a simple task and could prevent being stopped
by traffic police. Remember you can avoid accidents by BEING SEEN!
5 Always make sure
your handbrake is in good working order as this is your emergency brake
in the event of foot pedal failure.