Mechanics for the muddled…

To avoid getting caught out in a sticky situation it’s useful to know the basics of mechanics. This doesn’t mean you’re heading for a career in engineering, it just means that if and when your tyre blows, for example, you know roughly how to fix it without having to call in back up, which can be expensive.

How to change a tyre…

How to change windscreen wiper fluid

How to check oil

How to change and refill engine collant

How to jump start a car

Things to check before an MOT…

How to change a car battery…