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Prepare for Summer Road Trips

Whether you’re planning a short trip or a tour around Europe, it’s important that you make sure your car is prepared for any road trips you take this summer. Hot weather can put additional strain on vehicles, so it’s your job to make sure it’s in top condition before you hit the road. Check Your Engine Fluids In hot weather we get thirsty – and so do our cars! Avoid an unnece...
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Tyre of the Month: Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2

Designed to deliver high performance handling and short braking distances, the excellent Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2 is our July tyre of the month. Ideal for dynamic drivers, this sporty summer tyre achieves superb performance when you need it most. Short Braking Distances Thanks to Goodyear’s innovative ActiveBraking technology, this tyre is optimised to achieve short braking distanc...
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Tyre of the Month: ContiCrossContact LX 2

We have named excellent 4x4 tyre ContiCrossContact LX 2 our tyre of the month this June. Optimised to deliver excellent performance and handling on-road and in light off-road conditions, the ContiCrossContact LX 2 provides high levels of safety wherever your adventure takes you. In addition, this tyre is optimised for enhanced driving comfort and long life. Excellent Handling Properties Th...
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When Is It Time for an Air Con Recharge?

Have you ever been in the car on a hot day and switched on your air conditioning to be greeted with hot air that won’t cool down? If so, it’s time to have your air conditioning recharged! Why Do I Need an Air Con Recharge? Air conditioning works to ‘condition’ the air – not only cooling it down but reducing moisture, which is why you can use it in winter to rapidly demist your wi...
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Tyre of the Month: Michelin Primacy 4

This May we have chosen the excellent Michelin Primacy 4 as our tyre of the month thanks to enhanced safety and long tyre life. Launched in early 2018, the Michelin Primacy 4 is designed to deliver exceptionally high levels of performance in wet weather and it continues to deliver when worn down to the legal tyre tread limit. Superb Wet Weather Capabilities Constructed with an innovative t...
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Changes to the MOT Test

The MOT test is changing from May 2018. Make sure you are aware of the changes that are coming in to practise and how they will affect you! The changes coming in to effect on 20th May 2018 will affect cars, vans, motorcycles and other light passenger vehicles. New Defect Categories The changes include new categorisations of defects which are classified as dangerous, major and minor. The...
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Tyre of the Month: Avon ZZ5

As the weather is starting to warm up we have chosen excellent summer tyre Avon ZZ5 as our April tyre of the month. Designed to provide ultra-high performance, the Avon ZZ5 is ideal for driving enthusiasts and high end sports cars. The Avon ZZ5 has been tested throughout Europe on track and road. Enhanced Handling Capabilities Designed with a wide continuous outer shoulder area, the Avon...
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Visit PTA Garage Services for your free spring safety check

Spring is finally here, however, it is vital that you ensure that the cold conditions of winter did not leave any lasting damage to your vehicle. Although temperatures might be starting to get milder, spring weather can also provide challenging driving conditions of its own including floods, potholes and an increased amount of smaller road users like cyclists and pedestrians. To help incr...
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Make Sure Your Tyres Don’t Fail Your MOT!

Did you know that a huge 10% of MOT test fails are due to tyres? Learn how you can check yours are safe, legal and comply with MOT test regulations! One Size Does Not Fit All! You will fail the MOT test if you are using the wrong sized tyres for your vehicle. Having the wrong sized tyres fitted is also highly dangerous, so it is important that you are sure your tyres are right. To check that ...
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Tyre of the Month: Bridgestone Turanza T001

As we move in to spring we have chosen the superb Bridgestone Turanza T001 as our tyre of the month. A flagship tyre of the Bridgestone touring range, the T001 provides enhanced safety and supreme driving comfort for excellent all-round performance. The Bridgestone Turanza T001 has been rated ‘very recommendable’ by the AllgemeinerDeutscherAutomobil-Club (ADAC). Excellent Wet Weather P...
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Tyre of the Month: Pirelli P Zero Corsa System

Designed to deliver excellent sports performance, we have chosen the superior Pirelli P Zero Corsa System as our February tyre of the month. Developed by Pirelli together with supercar manufacturers, this tyre provides high levels of handling as well as superior traction for dynamic drivers on both road and track. The innovative Pirelli P Zero Corsa System combines directional tread (for the ...
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Tyre of the Month: Dunlop SP Sport FastResponse

This January we have chosen the excellent Dunlop SP Sport FastResponse as our tyre of the month thanks to its excellent wet weather capabilities and precise handling capabilities. This tyre is also a more economical choice, engineered to minimise energy loss and wear, resulting in long tyre life and enhanced fuel efficiency. Superior Wet Weather Performance The Dunlop SP Sport FastResponse...
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Tyre of the Month: Yokohama W.Drive V902B

This December we have chosen the Yokohama W.Drive V902B as our tyre of the month. This superior winter tyre delivers high levels of safety and performance on dry, wet and snow covered surfaces and they remain flexible at low temperatures for excellent grip in difficult winter weather conditions. Excellent Aquaplaning Resistance Winter weather can often mean difficult wet conditions on t...
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Tyre of the Month: ContiWinterContact TS 810

We have chosen the superior ContiWinterContact TS 810 as our tyre of the month this November thanks to its high levels of stability on winter roads and excellent resistance against aquaplaning. This tyre delivers superior safety and high levels of performance in difficult winter weather conditions. Superior Grip The ContiWinterContact TS 810 is designed with enhanced edge characteris...
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Do I Need Winter Tyres?

It’s that time of year when motorists begin to question whether or not they need winter tyres for their vehicles. While winter tyres are a legal requirement in many other European countries, in Britain we are not required by law to fit winter tyres to our vehicles – but does that mean that we shouldn’t? How Do Winter Tyres Work? Winter tyres provide enhanced driving safety in difficult w...
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Tyre of the Month: Michelin Alpin 5

As we move ever closer to winter, we have chosen superior winter tyre Michelin Alpin 5 as our tyre of the month. Awarded ‘Best Performance’ on snow, wet and ice braking by ADAC in 2015, this tyre is a reliable choice for tackling cold weather conditions. Enhanced Winter Traction Constructed with an innovative tread pattern design which features sipes that are as deep as the tread, the ...
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Check Your Tyre Pressure This Tyre Safety Month

Every October TyreSafe run a Tyre Safety Campaign designed to raise awareness of the importance of regularly checking your tyres. Tyre safety awareness could have a huge impact reducing the number of tyre-related accidents on our roads. TyreSafe found that as many as 57% of tyres are being driven with the incorrect tyre pressure. Over or under-inflated tyres can affect your safety on the road s...
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Tyre of the Month: Goodyear Vector 5+/Eagle Vector 2+

This September we have chosen the Goodyear Vector 5+/Eagle Vector 2+ as our tyre of the month thanks to its excellent all season performance and high resistance against aquaplaning for enhanced safety in wet weather conditions. Safety in Wet Conditions Thanks to specialist Goodyear V-TRED Technology, the Goodyear Vector 5+/Eagle Vector 2+ is designed with optimally placed grooves which work ...
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Post Summer Vehicle Checks

Make sure your car suffered no damage this summer and is prepared to cope when temperatures drop with these useful post summer vehicle checks from PTA Garage Services. Fill Up Your Engine Fluids Your engine oil and engine coolant are constantly being used so it is important to make sure that they are still at sufficient levels! Check the level of your engine oil by inserting your dipstick, wh...
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Avoid Common MOT Test Fails

Did you know that nearly 50% of all faults found on MOTs could be avoided by carrying out simple checks and maintenance on your vehicle? The DVSA stated that around 40% of cars fail their MOT first time round – make sure your car isn’t one of them by avoiding these common fails! Problems with Lights Last year 30% of failed MOTs were due to problems related to lighting and signalli...
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Tyre of the Month: Bridgestone Weather Control A001

This August we have named the excellent all season tyre Bridgestone Weather Control A001 as tyre of the month. August weather is known for being unpredictable, so we have chosen this tyre as it offers high levels of safety and performance in wet weather and superb handling all year round. Weather Reactive Designed with a specialist all weather compound, the Bridgestone Weather Control A001 a...
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What Will Happen to the EU Tyre Label?

Under European legislation introduced in 2012, all new tyres must carry a label grading their fuel efficiency, wet grip and noise emission levels. This label helps motorists to make a more informed choice when purchasing new tyres as the easy A-G rating shows exactly where your tyre stands in relation to other tyres. As Britain prepare to leave the European Union, some European laws will no longe...
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Tyre of the Month: Pirelli P Zero Rosso

This July we have chosen the Pirelli P Zero Rosso as our tyre of the month thanks to its impressive steering precision and high levels of driving comfort. Ultra-High Performance The Pirelli P Zero Rosso is an ideal tyre for dynamic drivers and modern sports cars, providing an excellent balance between high performance and driving comfort. Its optimised tread pattern gives the tyre a compact ...
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Driving Abroad

Driving abroad is a great way to explore a new country, however, it can also be a daunting experience as many countries have laws, regulations and even road signs that are different to the ones that you are familiar with. Make sure you are prepared for driving abroad with this helpful advice from PTA Garage Services. Please be aware that this advice is more of a general overview and we would reco...
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Tyre of the Month: Avon Ranger 70

This June we have named the Avon Ranger 70 as our tyre of the month. Ideal for high performance 4x4 vehicles, the Avon Ranger 70 provides superior handling and excellent stability in wet and dry summer conditions. High Levels of Driving Stability The Avon Ranger 70 is engineered using a specialist sidewall compound which works to enhance steering precision and improve handling capabilities. ...
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Driving in Summer

Summer driving may be less challenging than driving in winter weather conditions, but with more traffic on the road and varying seasonal weather you should still ensure that you are prepared before undertaking summer journeys. Time for a Clean Spring can typically be wet and even icy, so it is important that you thoroughly clean your car and keep an eye out for any damage. You should especia...
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Tyre of the Month: Hankook Ventus S1 Evo (K107)

PTA Garage Services have named the Hankook Ventus S1 Evo (K107) as our May tyre of the month. Providing both comfort and performance, this tyre is a superior choice for unpredictable spring weather conditions. Excellent Handling The Hankook Ventus S1 Evo (K107) is constructed using a high-density nylon reinforced belt, combined with a steel belt which works to evenly distribute pressure acro...
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When Should I Replace My Windscreen Wipers?

Damaged or broken windscreen wipers could damage your windscreen or may even cause you to fail your MOT test, so it is important that you ensure yours are in good condition. Windscreen wipers are fairly inexpensive to replace and you should frequently check yours to make sure that they are in good condition. Why are Windscreen Wipers Important? Windscreen wipers are a relatively small componen...
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Tyre of the Month: ContiGo!

Spring means longer days and warmer temperatures, so it’s no surprise more and more motorbikes take to the road. To celebrate the start of motorbike season we have chosen superior motorbike tyre ContiGo! as our April tyre of the month. Designed for all-round use, this tyre is ideal for urban riders and it is optimised to provide excellent performance in all seasonal conditions. Superio...
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Make Sure Winter Left No Lasting Damage to your Vehicle

Due to cold weather, salted roads and wet conditions, winter can leave lasting damage to your vehicle. Make sure you check your car for any early signs of damage this spring, and ensure that you get any warning signs checked out to prevent small damage from becoming major repairs. Check for Corrosion Corrosion, or rusting, can affect the bodywork of your vehicle and it is often aggravated by t...
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Tyre of the Month: Michelin CrossClimate

During March weather conditions can be unpredictable and can change swiftly. Providing high levels of safety, no matter the weather, the Michelin CrossClimate is a superior tyre choice to keep you and your passengers safe on the road. This tyre has been constructed using an intelligent mix of compounds, resulting in a successful fusion of summer and winter tyre technology for all-round excelle...
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Pre-MOT Checks with PTA Garage Services Bicester

March is the most common time for MOTs, as it is either March or September when new number plates are released and cars over 3 years then become due for their first MOT test. Vehicles are required to undertake an MOT test annually, once they are older than 3 years, to ensure that they meet legal road requirements. Not all vehicles will pass the MOT test, and in this case you will be required to ...
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Tyre of the Month: Uniroyal RainExpert 3

We have chosen the Uniroyal RainExpert 3 as our tyre of the month this January. Adept at handling the type of wet conditions we often see in January, this tyre provides a high level of performance on water covered roads. Uniroyal are known as the inventors of the rain tyre, and the RainExpert 3 really is a true expert when it comes to facing wet road conditions. Innovative Shark Skin Technolo...
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Keep your Car Battery in Working Order Over Christmas

Car batteries are the number one cause of breakdowns during winter as they are placed under additional strain from the demands of cold weather. Look after your car battery and keep it in good condition with this helpful guide from PTA Garage Services. Why Do Car Batteries Struggle in Winter? Car batteries face additional strain in winter due to a combination of factors. The cold weather can af...
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Tyre of the Month: Dunlop SP WinterSport M3

During December weather conditions can be challenging, so it is important that you can rely on your tyres. PTA Garage Services have labelled the Dunlop SP WinterSport M3 as tyre of the month due to its safety and dependability in difficult winter conditions. RunOnFlat Technology The Dunlop SP WinterSport M3 is constructed using innovative Dunlop RunOnFlat technology. This means that this tyr...
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Prepare your Car for Winter Driving

Snow, ice and cold temperatures can put additional strain on drivers and vehicles and as a result, it is the time of year that you are most likely to suffer a breakdown. Prepare your vehicle to cope with the challenges that may lie ahead this winter with these tips from PTA Garage Services. Tyres Tyres maintain your contact with the road so it is important to check them every 3 weeks to keep y...
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Tyre of the Month: Goodyear UltraGrip 9

PTA Garage Services have named the Goodyear UltraGrip 9 as our November tyre of the month. Offering outstanding performance in the toughest winter conditions, the Goodyear UltraGrip 9 is well equipped to deal with snow, slush, ice and whatever else winter might throw your way. Established in 1898, Goodyear are renowned for leading the way in tyre technology and have become one of the world&rsquo...
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Tyre of the Month: Pirelli Winter Snowcontrol Serie 3

Ahead of temperatures dropping in the upcoming winter months, our October tyre of the month is the Pirelli Winter Snowcontrol Serie 3. With over 100 years of experience and a strong determination to challenge the boundaries of technology, style and sustainability, Pirelli have become the leading tyre manufacturer in the world. The Pirelli Winter Snowcontrol Serie 3 is ideal for facing difficult wi...
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Driving in Wet Weather

Many motorists underestimate the dangers of driving in wet weather conditions, but they can be hazardous. Rain can make surfaces slippery, obscure your vision and increase your braking distances, so you should adjust your driving to stay safe. Rain During the first half hour when it begins to rain, the surface of the road can be deceptively dangerous. As the rain combines with mud and oil on th...
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Tyre of the Month: ContiPremiumContact 2

This September we have selected the superior ContiPremiumContact 2 as our tyre of the month. Continental’s PremiumContact range provides excellent handling capabilities and responsive braking in varying weather conditions. Ideal for medium-sized and luxury cars, the ContiPremiumContact 2 has been recommended by Auto Bild, Germany’s leading automobile publication, due to its &lsquo...
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Goodyear Launch the Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3

Earlier this year, Goodyear launched a brand new high performance tyre to follow on from predecessor Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2. The Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 provides enhanced steering precision, impressive gripping capabilities and has been met with widespread critical acclaim from motoring publications including Auto Express. The tyre’s launch was celebrated with a captivating video whi...
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Tyre of the Month: Hankook Kinergy Eco (K425)

This August we have chosen superior summer tyre Kinergy Eco (K425) from Hankook as our tyre of the month. Providing an excellent all-round performance without sacrificing its fuel efficiency, this tyre is an excellent choice for dynamic drivers looking to enhance economy. Fuel Efficient Performance Designed with the revolutionary technology of nano-scale silica particles, the Hankook Kinergy...
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Tyre of the Month: Avon Storm 3D X-M

To celebrate the long days and warmer temperatures of July, we have chosen the Avon Storm 3D X-M motorbike tyre as our tyre of the month, as there is no better way to spend summer days then riding on the open road! The Avon Storm 3D X-M has been designed for fitment on sport bikes including the Suzuki Hayabusa, Honda Blackbird and Kawasaki GTR1400. Enhanced Grip Designed for high performance ...
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10 Ways to Improve your Fuel Economy

Running a car can get expensive. One way to lower your monthly costs is to improve your fuel efficiency. Take a look at these 10 tips from PTA Garage Services and see how much you could scrape off your fuel bill! 1. Look after your car Looking after your car and ensuring that all vehicle components are running smoothly can have a big impact on your fuel economy! If your engine is maintained and...
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Roadside Breakdown Advice

Suffering a breakdown whilst driving on a road or motorway can be stressful, but it is important that you stay calm and in control. Make sure you are prepared for this situation by taking a look at our roadside breakdown advice. Get your car off the road If your car breaks down whilst you are driving, the first thing that you need do is get off the road, whether you are on a country lane, an A...
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Tyre of the Month: Michelin Pilot Sport 4

This June, we have selected the excellent Michelin Pilot Sport 4 as our tyre of the month. The Pilot Sport range from Michelin has been developed to provide high levels of performance and was co-designed by leading car manufacturers including Audi, Porsche and BMW. Released earlier this year, the Michelin Pilot Sport 4 has received widespread critical acclaim and is set to be a leading summer t...
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The Dangers of Part Worn Tyres

Many motorists are attracted to buying part worn tyres because they offer a lower initial cost than buying new tyres, however, the dangers of using part worn tyres far outweigh any savings! A False Economy Part worn tyres may seem significantly cheaper than new tyres, but in the long run they may be the pricier option. Sold with significantly less tyre tread, part worn tyres will need to be re...
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Tyre of the Month: Bridgestone Potenza Adrenalin RE002

This May we have chosen to name the Bridgestone Potenza Adrenalin RE002 as our tyre of the month. Providing precise handling, high traction and excellent grip, this tyre is ideal for dynamic drivers who demand high performance from their tyres. Founded in 1931, The Bridgestone Tire Company is one of the largest global manufacturers of tyres and they owe their success to their commitment to high p...
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Tyre of the Month - Dunlop SP Sport Maxx

For our tyre of the month this April, we’ve selected the superior Dunlop SP Sport Maxx. Ideal for summer conditions and optimised to offer high levels of performance, this Dunlop tyre provides a safe and comfortable ride without compromising its dynamic performance. With a history spanning over 125 years, Dunlop have steadily built a strong reputation for quality, high performance tyres. Th...
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Tyre of the Month – Goodyear Excellence

Due to its superior wet weather performance and enhanced handling capabilities, the exceptional Goodyear Excellence is the PTA Garage Services tyre of the month, this March. Goodyear are globally recognised as leaders in the tyre market, this is due to an impressive history that spans over 115 years and a commitment to innovation. The Goodyear Excellence benefits from this experience and is a su...
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Tyre of the Month – Pirelli P Zero

Here at PTA Garage Services, we have chosen the Pirelli P Zero as our tyre of the month this February. Bearing the slogan ‘faster than your mind’, this tyre is superior when it comes to performance and is ideal for powerful models and dynamic drivers. Pirelli are well known for their association with motorsports and they have utilised their extensive sporting history to create the P Ze...
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10 ways to help your car pass its MOT

Did you know that a massive 40%* of vehicles fail their MOT test first time? And, even worse, nearly 50%* of all faults found during the test could have been avoided! Save time and money by doing some simple checks and maintenance before you visit the MOT test centre and help your vehicle to pass first time. PTA Garage Services have compiled the top ten ways which could help you to avoid failing ...
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Brand new PTA Garage Services opens in Bicester

PTA Garage Services has opened a brand new branch in Bicester. Located just off the busy Oxford Road, the new PTA Garage is ideally situated to serve the residents of Bicester and its surrounding areas, including Hopcroft, Middle Barton, Somerton, Upper Heyford, Middletone Stoney, Fritwell, Kiddlington, Deddington, Banbury and Chipping Norton. Our latest PTA Garage Services branch stocks an exten...
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Tyre of the Month - ContiEcoContact 3

This January we have chosen the superior ContiEcoContact 3 as our tyre of the month. Designed as part of Continental’s safe and efficient EcoContact range, this tyre offers shorter braking distances and enhanced gripping capabilities without compromising economy. Designed for compact and mid-sized vehicles, the ContiEcoContact 3 offers enhanced handling properties and extremely good trac...
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Driving Home for Christmas

Due to difficult weather conditions, decreased visibility and higher levels of traffic taking to the road, driving over the festive period can be hazardous. That’s why it is important to take precautions to ensure that you stay safe on the road during the festive season. As well as ensuring that your vehicle can cope with difficult winter weather, which you can have checked free at your loc...
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Tyre of the Month – Michelin Alpin A4

Here at PTA Garage Services we are naming the Michelin Alpin A4 as our tyre of the month this December. Following a successful history spanning over a century, Michelin have built up a strong reputation when it comes to tyre safety and innovation. The Michelin Alpin A4 has benefitted from their extensive tyre knowledge and is a superior tyre when it comes to coping in harsh winter weather. The ...
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Tyre of the Month – Bridgestone Blizzak LM-32

For our tyre of the month this November, we’ve chosen the exceptional LM-32 from the Blizzak range from Bridgestone. The Blizzak range is designed to deliver exceptional performance when temperatures begin to drop and the LM-32 certainly offers a premium winter performance. A winter tyre suitable for cars, the Blizzak LM-32 makes for comfortable and confident driving in a variety of tough, ...
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Tyre of the month – Dunlop SP WinterSport 4D

With temperatures starting to drop, here at PTA we’re starting to think about switching to our winter tyres. This is why we’ve chosen an exceptional winter tyre as our tyre of the month this October, the Dunlop SP WinterSport 4D. Dunlop are recognised worldwide as being a leading tyre manufacturer of high performance tyres and the SP WinterSport 4D maintains the high standards that Du...
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Visit PTA Garages for a free safety check this Winter

Winter can be hard on vehicles, as cold temperatures and difficult conditions can lead to problems. Winter is the most common time for drivers to suffer breakdowns, which is unsurprising when ice, snow, rain and darkness are just some of the issues that vehicles and drivers will face. Many winter related breakdowns could be avoided if you have your vehicle fully checked to ensure that it will per...
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Tyre of the Month - Uniroyal RainSport 3

PTA Garage Services have chosen the superior Uniroyal RainSport 3 tyre as our tyre of the month this September. Uniroyal are famous for inventing the rain tyre, meaning their tyres are guaranteed to offer a superb wet weather performance, and the RainSport 3 is no exception. In the UK and Ireland, it rains for around 165 days each year and the risk of having an accident is twice as high on wet r...
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Tyre of the month - Goodyear EfficientGrip Performance

As summer continues, our tyre of the month this August is an excellent summer tyre from Goodyear - the EfficientGrip Performance. Goodyear are recognised for creating quality tyres and the EfficientGrip Performance is no exception. The EfficientGrip Performance has been designed to set a superior standard when it comes to summer driving, due to its improved grip and shorter braking distances ...
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Tyre of the month - Michelin Motorbike Tyre Pilot Road 4

With longer days and warm temperatures, what better way to enjoy the summer than riding on the open roads. That's why we have chosen a superior summer motorcycle tyre as our tyre of the month for June. Manufactured by Michelin, the Pilot Road 4 is an outstanding choice. Michelin is an industry forerunner when it comes to reliable, high performance tyres and the Pilot Road 4 is certainly no ex...
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Welcome to PTA Folkestone

PTA Garages Services are proud to announce the opening of a brand new state-of-the-art branch in Folkestone. Located on the busy Tram Road, the new PTA Garage is ideally situated to serve the local ar...
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Tyre of the Month May – Pirelli Cinturato P7 Blue

With summer drawing ever closer, our tyre of the month this May is the summer car tyre from Pirelli – the Cinturato P7 Blue. Pirelli have a long and reputable history of producing high performa...
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Bank Holiday Driving Tips

With another long weekend approaching, and the weather offering us more in the way of warmth, now is as good a time as ever to get a short trip planned and make the most of the British countryside. ...
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Tyre of the month April – Continental SportContact™ 5P

For our tyre of the month this April, we’ve chosen the latest tyre from the SportContact range from Continental. The latest innovation from the Continental experts is an ultra high performance ...
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Tyre of the month March – Michelin Energy Saver +

As spring is peering round the corner, our March tyre of the month is one all drivers and driving styles can benefit from. The MICHELIN Energy Saver + is one of the most popular summer car tyre...
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Will your car pass its MOT?

Whether your vehicle is undergoing its first MOT (required once the vehicle is three years old) or its tenth, every driver is right to be apprehensive when taking their vehicle to its yearly MOT test...
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February Tyre of the Month - Dunlop Arroxmax StreetSmart

As spring approaches and the evenings are proving a little lighter, here at PTA Garage Services we’re hoping that the weather will get kinder, which means that bikers will soon be back out on ...
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January Tyre of the Month - Bridgestone Ecopia Range

If one of your new year’s resolutions is to start looking after the contents of your wallet more closely – then our tyre of the month this January might be able to help you do just that....
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December Tyre of the Month - Goodyear UltraGrip 8 Performance

With the cold weather setting in and a season of unexpected weather ahead of us, here at PTA Garages we’ve done our research into the importance of Winter Tyres. As a result, our tyre of the ...
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Get Your Car Winter Ready

Driving over the winter months is a testing time for drivers; with rain, snow, ice and dark evenings it’s not surprising that it’s the most common time for drivers to require roadside as...
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Our 5 Stage Interim and Full Car Service Process

Regular car servicing extends the life of your car, improves fuel economy and reduces the risk of avoidable repair bills and the inconvenience of mechanical breakdown.  Most manufacturers re...
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Look After Your Tyres - Improve Safety & Extend Tyre Life

A lot of customers don’t realise the benefits that can come from looking after their tyres. Keeping a close eye on your tyres and checking them on a regular basis can help to improve driving s...
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PTA Garage Services Launch Tips & Advice Blog

Welcome to the brand new PTA Garage Services blog.  The blog provides tips and advice on car and motorbike tyres, servicing and MOT’s.    PTA Garage Services have over forty yea...
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