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5 Ways to Make Your Tyres Last Longer

By countryvehiclesshefford | Sep 13, 2021 | Comments Off on 5 Ways to Make Your Tyres Last Longer
5 Ways to Make Your Tyres Last Longer

Lots of Country Vehicles customers are astounded when we tell them they need new tyres. “But I’ve only just changed them!” is a common reply. And it can feel like that, can’t it? Of course tyres take quite a pounding with the amount of driving we tend to do now. And it can feel like…

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How Much Do You Know About Braking Distance?

By countryvehiclesshefford | Sep 10, 2021 | Comments Off on How Much Do You Know About Braking Distance?
How Much Do You Know About Braking Distance?

When we talk about braking distance, what do we mean by the term? Common sense suggests that it’s the time it takes for your car to come to a stop. And of course, that’s true – but it’s only half the equation. As well as braking time there’s ‘thinking time’; the time it takes for…

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Air Conditioning Recharge Shefford

By countryvehiclesshefford | Aug 11, 2021 | Comments Off on Air Conditioning Recharge Shefford
Air Conditioning Recharge Shefford

Need an Air Conditioning Recharge in South Bedfordshire? It may not have been the hottest summer on record – but it’s not over yet. There are rumours that the late August Bank Holiday may still deliver the goods. So if you’re heading for the coast with the family it’s worth checking whether your air con…

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5 Tips for Summer Driving

By countryvehiclesshefford | Aug 4, 2021 | Comments Off on 5 Tips for Summer Driving
5 Tips for Summer Driving

Given the state of the weather so far this summer, keeping an umbrella in the boot would be our top tip! There are rumours, though, that the hot weather could return for the August Bank Holiday. On the off-chance this might happen, the Country Vehicles team has come up with 5 tips for summer driving.…

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Tyre Maintenance

By countryvehiclesshefford | Jul 14, 2021 | Comments Off on Tyre Maintenance
Tyre Maintenance

5 Tyre Maintenance Tips From CVS Tyres tend to come into focus only when there’s a problem but, in fact, they’re critical to the safety and fuel efficiency of your vehicle. After all, your tyres are what connect you to the road surface and maintain control for the driver. The grooves you see in your…

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Is it Illegal to Drive With Headphones?

By countryvehiclesshefford | Jul 9, 2021 | Comments Off on Is it Illegal to Drive With Headphones?
Is it Illegal to Drive With Headphones?

5 Driving Myths Debunked Local garages like Country Vehicles in Shefford aren’t just about getting your car serviced, or sorting your MOT. We’re part of the local community, so we take time to get to know our customers, as well as their cars. We also see ourselves as a source of useful information, whether it’s…

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6 Tips to Help You Pass Your MOT

By countryvehiclesshefford | Jun 17, 2021 | Comments Off on 6 Tips to Help You Pass Your MOT
6 Tips to Help You Pass Your MOT

Preparing for Your MOT – a Checklist If your car is over 3 years’ old, it will need to pass an MOT test each year to prove its roadworthiness. This is a date in the diary that drivers tend to dread – because a fail means your car cannot be driven until the required repairs…

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What Does a Car Diagnostic Test Tell You?

By countryvehiclesshefford | Jun 2, 2021 | Comments Off on What Does a Car Diagnostic Test Tell You?
What Does a Car Diagnostic Test Tell You?

What’s the Purpose of the Diagnostics Test? Diagnostic testing for cars first arrived in the UK in the 1980s, although early prototypes were prohibitively expensive. It wasn’t until the mid 90s that diagnostic machines became affordable and were available to garages like Country Vehicles. Now they’re part of our fixtures and fittings but that doesn’t…

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Independent Garage Bedfordshire

By countryvehiclesshefford | May 21, 2021 | Comments Off on Independent Garage Bedfordshire
Independent Garage Bedfordshire

5 Benefits of Using an Independent Garage in Bedfordshire In a recent survey carried out by Servicing Stop, 70% of UK motorists said that they would rather use an independent garage than a dealership. Now that’s the kind of survey we like! Country Vehicles in Shefford has always been a local independent garage in Bedfordshire,…

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Independent Jaguar Servicing

By countryvehiclesshefford | May 13, 2021 | Comments Off on Independent Jaguar Servicing
Independent Jaguar Servicing

Independent Jaguar Servicing in South Beds When you’ve invested in a Jaguar, you want the very best care and attention for your vehicle. Which means a dealership, right? Not every owner would agree. A good many of our CVS clients choose independent Jaguar servicing over the dealerships. Why? Because they value the passion we bring…

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