DPF Issues

A lot of Diesel vehicles these days are fitted with DPF filters. Some people aren’t sure what exactly a DPF filter is and might not hear about one until their vehicle goes into limp mode and the garage tells you it may need replacing. The DPF filter is part of...

Why a New Car should be MOT’ed after 3 years

For a year or so, the government has been toying with whether to extend the period that a car will come in for its first MOT. They were thinking they would move it from 3 years to 4 years. With the standard that cars are being built now, compared to say 20 years ago,...

A Rare Old Beast – Rover Metro

It is a rare occurrence to see a Austin/Rover Metro of this age. Not only because of that, but this little Metro is a rare beast all on its own. One of a kind Metro that was produced and modified to improve car safety. Many things have been reinforced or improved, so...

The Future of Diesel Engines

The majority of cars these days have diesel engines. More and more it is being annoyance that manufacturers are shelving future research into the diesel engine, due to the high demand on lower emissions. (http://garagewire.co.uk/…/volvo-to-ditch-diesel-vms-boss-…/…)...