3 female motor bloggers you need to know about

Are female motor bloggers taking over the internet? The motor industry still comes across as a male-dominated industry. However, each year women influence the decision of billions of pounds of car sales. One area in particular where women are thriving in our industry is in blogging. There are a large number of female-focused brands and blogs … Continued

A guide to your MOT test – Smile Servicing and Repairs

Booking your MOT early Nothing good can come from procrastinating over your MOT test except—nothing good!  If you’ve waited until the ninth hour, you might be fined a substantial amount of money for being late.  If your car doesn’t pass the MOT, and you haven’t allotted enough time for repairs, you could be staring at … Continued

Choosing you car tyres

4 steps to choosing the best car tyres for your vehicle When you think about car safety you’d assume that your seatbelt and your airbags are the most important pieces that keep you safe. However, tyres are also significantly important as they are the only part of your car that has contact with the ground. … Continued

Summer is here! Caring for your car during summer months

Tips and tricks for preparing your car for the summer holidays Summer has arrived! And that means it’s nearly time for the summer holidays. Whether you’re going on a road trip to the beach, to see family or to a festival, your car will be a hot spot (literally) this summer. Before you head off … Continued

New Speeding Fines and What it means for you

New Speeding Fines – Smile Servicing  4 things you need to know about the new speeding fines in England and Wales Last month the law for how speeding crimes are punished changed in England and Wales. Speeding penalties are now a lot stricter and you might even have to pay up to 150% of your … Continued

5 Ways to Avoid being a Drowsy Driver

5 things you can do to avoid driving when tired Stay safe on the roads with Smile Servicing Between managing a career, family and social life it can seem somewhat impossible to get a decent night’s sleep. It feels like there aren’t enough hours in the day especially if we add driving into the equation. … Continued

Your Annual MOT Test

MOTs explained and why every vehicle needs one Smile Servicing’s guide to your annual MOT test   You might not get your vehicle serviced regularly as it isn’t a legal requirement, although it is highly recommended in order to make sure your vehicle is working properly. New cars get MOT tested by law for the … Continued

Car Service History

What is a car service history and why do you need one? The Smile Servicing guide to getting your car’s service history Smile Servicing recommend getting a full car service once a year, or every 10,000 miles but every car is different and that’s why it’s important to know about your car’s service history. Every … Continued

How to check your car battery

Understanding how your car battery works The Smile Servicing guide to car battery maintenance You’ve probably clicked on this blog wondering if you’re going to need a new car battery? Well, let us explain. A car battery operates a number of important functions in your car and keeps it moving. If your car battery didn’t … Continued

Motorist Winter Checklist

Motorist Winter Checklist Smile Servicing & Repairs, Portsmouth: Our Must-Read Winter Drivers’ Guide Now that winter is on the horizon, it’s critical that you prepare your car for the colder months. As many as 20% of drivers fail to make any checks, at all, in other months, and even in winter only half of these … Continued