COVID-19 Coronavirus Message Updated: 7th April
Mail Order Customers:
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Our carrier DHL is operating near normally across the world (including in Italy), with the exception of Hubei province in China. Allow an extra day for delivery (2 days for Australia, New Zealand & Japan), just in case.
  * For the UK only, Royal Mail are delivering the vast majority of orders on time according to our data, but is experiencing higher levels of staff absences, so there may some local delays.
  * We will be working normally and have a large warehouse full of parts that will help keep your car on the road even if many of the parts manufacturers are now closing.
Workshop Customers:
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Following government guidance, we are open as usual. Taking your vehicle to a garage for repairs is a permitted activity (safety) as long as you observe the social distancing rules. We have no signs of illness in the company and are taking all precautions to minimise contact and disinfect daily (not least because we have staff in vulnerable groups). Our mechanics wear gloves at all times and we will disinfect your vehicle with our Zaflora sprays on handing back to you. We would respectfully ask you to show our staff the same courtesy.
  * To help those in self isolation, we are now offering a free Collect & Return Service of up to 30 miles, so if you have any servicing due in the next 3 months now might be good time to get it out of the way without even having to open your front door. We will disinfect your car on collection and return.
  * MOTs due for renewal from 30 March will be extended for six months. However, you are still legally obliged to keep your vehicle in a safe and roadworthy condition, so if you need to use your car in this period, it is still recommended to get one done.







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The correct way to check your oil

1:- Park car on level ground and remove dip stick, It is best to do this warm but doing it cold is a lot better than not doing it at all (Note, the dipstick may be in a different place on your model)

2:- Clean dipstick thoroughly.

3:- Re insert dip stick in tube, push fully home and then withdraw and check the oil level.

4:- Clean dipstick again and repeat stages 2 and 3, making sure that the second reading is the same as the first. If the reading is not the same repeat the process again until you get a consistent reading, then top up as required, the area between minimum and maximum is 1 liter

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