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Our ‘how to’ section is to help provide you with everything you need to know when it comes to maintaining your car. From changing a tyre to getting rid of stubborn stains on your car seats. Find out how you can keep your car running smoothly and keep it looking in great condition.

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How to use cruise control

Many drivers are still put off using cruise control, despite it coming as standard on an increasing amount of new cars. Cruise control is a great feature that can take the stress of long journeys and worry of speeding away from the driver. In this guide, we will explain everything you need to know about […]

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How to avoid a middle lane hogging fine

Stay on the right side of the law with our guide to motoring legislation, which contains penalties for careless driving, including middle lane hogging. Middle lane Hogging In recent years there have been numerous cases of the public being fined for middle lane hogging. In more extreme cases, a man in West Yorkshire was given […]

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Parking Guide [Infographic]

Parking Guide Infographic – An infographic by T W White & Sons NOTE: This article has been updated to include a description of the bay parking instructions.  It was originally posted on 10th April 2013. Ever found yourself going backward and forwards as you hold up a whole queue of drivers while you try and […]

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Check and top up your engine coolant – Step by step guide

With the hot weather hitting the UK  you might not think the increased temperatures will have too much of an effect on your car. However, it is essential to regularly check and top up your engine coolant level when needed. Don’t dismiss the warm weather’s impact on your vehicle, as letting your engine coolant level drop […]

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How to change the clock in the Suzuki Vitara

Simple as it sounds, changing the clock in the Suzuki Vitara isn’t as straightforward as you initially think it might be! Our video shows you just how to do it:   The analogue clock in the Suzuki Vitara dashboard is a main focal point of the centre console, but when the clocks go forward, it can […]

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Never worry about stubborn stains on your car seats again!

Cleaning stubborn stains from your car’s seats can be difficult! If you’ve got children or are partial to the odd drive-thru, and you’ve stumble across this blog after an unfortunate accident with a milkshake?! or other. Panic ye not, we have a nice little guide on helping you remove those unsightly stains on your car seats in another […]

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How to: drive in strong winds

As Autumn takes hold of  the country and we’re fast forwarding towards winter, make sure you’re ready and prepared to drive when the winds pick up. We thought we would give you a helping hand and put together a guide on how to drive safelty in strong winds. OBSERVATIONS Observations from behind the wheel are […]

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How to improve your car security

As cars become increasingly more complex with ever more sophisticated security devices, criminals will always find ways to stay one step ahead of the game. And as the UK is still emerging from a post-recession recovering economy, car theft is still very prevalent across the nation. That’s why at T W White & Sons we’ve […]

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How to check and change your brake fluid

Knowing how to check and change your brake fluid is just as important as checking your car’s engine oil and knowing how to change that. Your vehicle is a well-oiled machine (hopefully…) that takes many different components working in harmony to run properly. Therefore no one area is more important than the other, which is […]

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How to change a wheel

Knowing how to change a wheel on a car is vital – it’s funny how punctures never come at the right time, isn’t it? Usually, luck would see you fall flat (literally) soon after you’ve bought a brand new set of tyres, packed the car up to go on holiday or are in a rush […]

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How to check and change engine oil

Knowing how to check and change engine oil in your car is vitally important – we highlighted the consequences of what not enough oil in can do , so knowing how to look for it and rectify the situation shouldn’t be ignored. That’s why we’ve put together a step-by-step guide on how to check and change […]

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How to: remove stubborn stains from your car seats

Cleaning stubborn stains from your car’s seats can be difficult. If you’ve got children, the chances are your car will have had numerous little fingers rubbing sticky stuff into the upholstery. While car manufacturers work tirelessly on developing more ‘life-proof’ interiors and fabrics, there’ll always be a substance that manages to find its way into […]