MOT vs Car Servicing- What’s the Difference?

MOT vs Car Servicing- What’s the Difference?

We here at Griffin Autos have decided to run you through the key difference between an MOT and car servicing in order for you to understand why they are both imperative to the smooth operation of your vehicle. What is an MOT? To begin, a MOT is named after the...
How Does a Car Service Improve My Vehicles Performance

How Does a Car Service Improve My Vehicles Performance

Many people overlook the importance of having their car serviced. It is, however, one of the best things you can do to help your car’s longevity and performance. Servicing may be costly in the short term, but it is far better for avoiding costly repairs in the...
How To Prepare Your Car For An MOT

How To Prepare Your Car For An MOT

When the time comes to get your MOT it can be an unnerving experience for car owners, as they hope that they will not have to fork out a heavy payment in order to fix their car. If you are in that same situation then don’t worry, we are here to assist you. In this...
3 Common MoT Failures

3 Common MoT Failures

By law, you need to MoT your car once per year in order to ensure it is road safe for both yourself and other motorists. In 2017, around 35% of cars failed their MoT, so it’s not uncommon for cars to fail them. That being said, there are quite a few common MoT...
When to Switch from Winter Tyres

When to Switch from Winter Tyres

In the UK, more and more people are opting to use Winter tyres in the cooler months.  Not just suitable for snow and ice, Winter tyres help maintain grip and control on the roads.  However, for optimal performance it is suggested that they be used when the temperature...
Tips for Buying a Used Car

Tips for Buying a Used Car

Before you delve right into trying to find your perfect new vehicle, there are a few things you should decide on first. Doing a bit of prior planning will save you hours of time could easily be swallowed up in the vortex that is the used car market. Narrowing Down...