Smile Servicing Blog - Car Tips and Maintenance

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

Winter Air Conditioning

Winter Car Air Conditioning Smile Servicing & Repairs, Portsmouth – Some Expert Advice on Your Car Air Conditioning This Winter Most people only use their car air conditioning system during summer – however, these vehicle owners could well be damaging the vital components of their air con system without even realising. Here we explain why, … Continued