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# car-tips - Monday 26 February, 2018

How those pesky dashboard warning lights can affect your car's NCT
# Driver Dilemma
# Driver Dilemma

How those pesky dashboard warning lights can affect your car's NCT

Feb 26th 2018, 5:12 PM 18,381 Views 1 Comment

We’re here to help you decode them.

# car-tips - Monday 5 February, 2018

How to make sure your tyres are the correct pressure
# Driver Dilemma
# Driver Dilemma

How to make sure your tyres are the correct pressure

Feb 5th 2018, 3:13 PM 7,524 Views 0 Comments

Don’t risk your safety with incorrect tyre pressure.

# car-tips - Monday 16 January, 2017

How to protect your car's paintwork in the long term
# Dear Driver
# Dear Driver

How to protect your car's paintwork in the long term

Jan 16th 2017, 12:36 PM 2,150 Views 0 Comments

Got a motoring question or looking for some advice? We’re here to help.

# car-tips - Friday 23 December, 2016

Those warning lights on your dash? Here's how to understand them...
# Danger Danger
# Danger Danger

Those warning lights on your dash? Here's how to understand them...

Dec 23rd 2016, 11:04 AM 26,777 Views 1 Comment

And when you actually need to do something about them.

# car-tips - Monday 19 December, 2016

Essential tips to destress and stay sane while driving home for Christmas
# Driving Home For Christmas
# Driving Home For Christmas

Essential tips to destress and stay sane while driving home for Christmas

Dec 19th 2016, 3:15 PM 320 Views 0 Comments

Be cool as a cucumber even when you are top to toe in tailbacks.

# car-tips - Monday 12 December, 2016

What emergency kit should your car never be without?
# Dear Driver
# Dear Driver

What emergency kit should your car never be without?

Dec 12th 2016, 3:39 PM 1,954 Views 0 Comments

Smart drivers are always prepared and keep an emergency kit in their car.

# car-tips - Monday 28 November, 2016

Do I need to put winter tyres on my car?
# Dear Driver
# Dear Driver

Do I need to put winter tyres on my car?

Nov 28th 2016, 4:56 PM 4,256 Views 2 Comments

Winter tyres are mandatory in some European countries, but not in Ireland.

# car-tips - Monday 21 November, 2016

What's the best way to de-ice your windscreen?
# De-ice Ice Baby!
# De-ice Ice Baby!

What's the best way to de-ice your windscreen?

Nov 21st 2016, 2:42 PM 10,944 Views 6 Comments

No need to hang around in the cold if you follow these tips.

# car-tips - Friday 28 October, 2016

Own an elderly car? Here's how to prepare it for winter
# How To
# How To

Own an elderly car? Here's how to prepare it for winter

Oct 28th 2016, 4:21 PM 3,769 Views 2 Comments

We bring you top tips from a classic owner.

# car-tips - Monday 10 October, 2016

How to know when your wipers need replacing
# Wiper Replacement
# Wiper Replacement

How to know when your wipers need replacing

Oct 10th 2016, 5:01 PM 2,209 Views 0 Comments

And then do the deed, of course.

# car-tips - Monday 3 October, 2016

How To: Make sure your tyres are at the right pressure
# Under Pressure
# Under Pressure

How To: Make sure your tyres are at the right pressure

Oct 3rd 2016, 1:34 PM 22,125 Views 0 Comments

Check your car’s tyre pressure at least once a month and before long trips. We show you how.

# car-tips - Monday 19 September, 2016

Hack: Use your head to extend your car's remote locking
# Use Your Head
# Use Your Head

Hack: Use your head to extend your car's remote locking

Sep 19th 2016, 2:32 PM 3,340 Views 0 Comments

This unusual car hack can give the wireless signal from your car remote a boost.

# car-tips - Monday 12 September, 2016

Car tip: How to get your tyres wheely, wheely clean!
# Wicked Wheels
# Wicked Wheels

Car tip: How to get your tyres wheely, wheely clean!

Sep 12th 2016, 3:27 PM 2,298 Views 0 Comments

These tips will make your tired tyres look brand spanking new again.

# car-tips - Monday 5 September, 2016

Car tip: Keep kids safe for the school run by using the right seat
# School Run Safety
# School Run Safety

Car tip: Keep kids safe for the school run by using the right seat

Sep 5th 2016, 4:59 PM 653 Views 0 Comments

Stay on the right side of the law and keep your precious cargo safe by using the correct restraint system.

Selling your car? Here's how to create the perfect advert
# Car Adverts
# Car Adverts

Selling your car? Here's how to create the perfect advert

Sep 5th 2016, 4:44 PM 9,793 Views 1 Comment

Your car won’t sell itself so here’s how to write the best used car sale advert, with photos.

# car-tips - Monday 15 August, 2016

Car trivia: Where is the cheapest fuel in the world?
# Fuel Prices
# Fuel Prices

Car trivia: Where is the cheapest fuel in the world?

Aug 15th 2016, 4:47 PM 708 Views 0 Comments

So cheap, it’s actually free.

# car-tips - Monday 8 August, 2016

Reduce car sickness with these easy tips
# Motion Sickness
# Motion Sickness

Reduce car sickness with these easy tips

Aug 8th 2016, 2:13 PM 1,089 Views 2 Comments

Don’t let motion sickness ruin your road trip. Follow these tips to feel better in no time.

# car-tips - Monday 18 July, 2016

Car tip: Lighting up during the day saves lives
# Safety First
# Safety First

Car tip: Lighting up during the day saves lives

Jul 18th 2016, 5:08 PM 1,013 Views 2 Comments

Research shows that using your lights during the day reduces the risk of collisions.

# car-tips - Monday 11 July, 2016

Want to stay a little bit safer while driving? Turn down the music
# Car Tip
# Car Tip

Want to stay a little bit safer while driving? Turn down the music

Jul 11th 2016, 12:33 PM 861 Views 0 Comments

Research shows that listening to loud music can hamper driver reaction times.

How to get your car to pass the NCT
# Nct
# Nct

How to get your car to pass the NCT

Jul 11th 2016, 12:31 PM 11,921 Views 1 Comment

Do you know that half of all motors failed the test last year? Don’t be one of those…

# car-tips - Monday 27 June, 2016

Keep your car super organised with our simple hack
# Car Hack
# Car Hack

Keep your car super organised with our simple hack

Jun 27th 2016, 3:51 PM 1,220 Views 0 Comments

Follow this tip to organise your car essentials and keep everything neat and tidy.

# car-tips - Monday 20 June, 2016

How to jump start a car
# Car Hacks
# Car Hacks

How to jump start a car

Jun 20th 2016, 1:18 PM 10,068 Views 1 Comment

Follow these tips to safely jump start a car.

# car-tips - Monday 13 June, 2016

How to create your own DIY mobile phone cradle
# Car Hacks
# Car Hacks

How to create your own DIY mobile phone cradle

Jun 13th 2016, 3:24 PM 5,406 Views 0 Comments

You can make a handsfree kit using just an elastic band.

# car-tips - Friday 3 June, 2016

Get a grip and get your car out of sticky situations
# Car Hack
# Car Hack

Get a grip and get your car out of sticky situations

Jun 3rd 2016, 11:39 AM 2,986 Views 0 Comments

Follow these tips to get your car unstuck from festival mud (or snow or ice in winter!)

# car-tips - Monday 30 May, 2016

Why baking soda is a motorist's best friend
# Car Hacks
# Car Hacks

Why baking soda is a motorist's best friend

May 30th 2016, 12:54 PM 4,944 Views 2 Comments

The white stuff can be used for a multitude of car hacks – here are our top ones.

# car-tips - Monday 23 May, 2016

How to adjust seats to the correct driving position
# Car Hacks
# Car Hacks

How to adjust seats to the correct driving position

May 23rd 2016, 12:06 PM 33,515 Views 1 Comment

Adjusting your seat to the correct driving position not only improves safety but improves your driving too.

# car-tips - Friday 13 May, 2016

3 ways to make your car seats sparkle
# Car Hacks
# Car Hacks

3 ways to make your car seats sparkle

May 13th 2016, 3:02 PM 18,762 Views 0 Comments

Follows these tips to make cloth, leather and vinyl car seats look like new.

# car-tips - Friday 6 May, 2016

How to clean car headlights using... toothpaste
# Car Hacks
# Car Hacks

How to clean car headlights using... toothpaste

May 6th 2016, 4:36 PM 3,396 Views 0 Comments

Follow these minty-fresh steps to brighten up dull lights on the cheap.

# car-tips - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Here is the quickest way to defog car windows
# Car Hacks
# Car Hacks

Here is the quickest way to defog car windows

Apr 28th 2016, 5:11 PM 4,009 Views 0 Comments

Follow these tips to clear that haze in no time at all.