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How to care for your car

It’s easy to take your car for granted. We often get into our car trusting it will take us from A to B without any issues. To make sure this is the case it’s important to proactively maintain your car and look out for any tell-tale signs that it needs a bit more care and attention. There’s a lot to think about when it comes to how to take care of your car to keep it performing at its best maximising the performance, reliability and the resale value, should you ever want to sell or trade in.
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    Servicing your car with Mobil

    Next time you take your car to the garage make sure you’re equipped with knowledge and the right questions to ensure your car gets the service you want, and the best possible engine protection.

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    How much engine oil do I need?

    Your engine oil plays a key role in looking after your engine and helping it run at its best. You need to make sure you use the right amount of engine oil for your vehicle and keep it topped up.

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    How to check my engine oil

    Checking your engine oil is quick and simple and will save you time and money in the long-run. Follow our step-by-step guide to help you carry out an engine oil check.

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    Engine oil light

    When you see your engine oil light come on, it’s a warning from your engine you need to take seriously. Make sure you understand the possible reasons behind it and what you should do if the light comes on.

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    How to check your transmission fluid

    You need to keep your car supplied with the right transmission fluid to help provide enhanced protection and extend your transmission’s life. Our step-by-step guide will help you check and refill your transmission fluid.

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    How to use less petrol

    With just a few simple changes, you can make noticeable improvements to your fuel economy. Follow our top tips to help you become a more fuel-efficient driver.

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    How to change your engine oil

    Regular oil changes will ensure your engine keeps performing at its best, helping your car to achieve maximum power and enhanced fuel efficiency. Use our step-by-step guide to change your engine oil at home.

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    How to change your brake fluid

    Your brake fluid plays a critical role in making sure your brakes are working properly, keeping you safe out on the road. Our step-by-step guide will help you understand how to change your brake fluid.

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    How to refill your coolant

    Keeping your engine cool is a vital part of your car maintenance and it only takes a couple of minutes to check your coolant.  Follow our step-by-step guide for a safe way to top-up your engine coolant.

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