So, you spend months learning to drive and finally pass your test. Next comes choosing a car. With so many options out there, it can be a very overwhelming decision! When deciding on your first car, you’ll need to consider how affordable the car itself is as well as how affordable it is to maintain. […]
It can sometimes feel impossible to keep your car clean in the winter, with snow, puddles, slush and mud, it seems the weather is constantly against you. Not everyone has time to wash their cars and it is definitely not an enjoyable activity in the cold. Using a car wash regularly can become expensive, so […]
September 22, 2019Uncategorized
Tyres can crack for numerous reasons, including; Overheating Tyre Pressure Age Wet Roads Old Roads Degradation But what do these actually mean and what can we do to prevent them? Overheating – UV rays can make tyres expand with heat, then constrict in the cold. Tyre Pressure – If tyres are over pressurised then […]
Whether you are driving to visit family or going on holiday with your dog, it is important to consider how to make the journey safe and as calm as possible for your pet. Secure in Harness Our first tip is to make sure your dog is secure in a harness and seatbelt. You can […]
Climate change and going green is such a current issue and so many people are interested in finding out how they can make a difference. There is always actions that can be taken to ensure that your car is more environmentally friendly. It isn’t always possible for people to invest in new hybrid, super green […]
February 28, 2019Tyres
MOT tests changed in May last year, and although that seems a while ago, the full effect of these changes are being felt now. Don’t be caught out with how these changes may affect you when you bring your car in for its MOT. These tougher regulations mean it is more important now to look […]
February 4, 2019Uncategorized
The thought of a long car journey with children can terrify any parent. Check out our top 10 tips for keeping children (and adults) entertained!
September 7, 2018Tyres
And why should you let LA Autos Bedford take care of your tyres? As the only source of contact between your car and the surface of the road, the tyres are one of the single most important pieces of equipment when it comes to vehicle safety. Tyres, which are worn out or just in generally […]
June 13, 2018Diagnostics
We all know that cars are becoming more computerised, which means that it’s getting harder and harder to tell exactly what the problem is. Here at LA Auto’s, with our specialist equipment, we’ll be able to determine the cause of the problem, and find a solution for you. This process is called Engine Diagnostics.
April 1, 2018Exhausts
If you have recently begun to notice your car make unusual sounds and noises whilst you were driving, you may have suspected that something was wrong with the engine. Although this is a possibility, one of the most common reasons for excessive or unusual noises from a car is often from the vehicles exhaust system. […]