Top Tips: How to Defrost Your Windscreen

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We’ve all been there: it’s a miserable winter’s morning, you’re already late for work, you stumble out to your car in the pitch black only to find that your windscreen is covered in a thick layer of frost. There’s nothing worse. If this scenario sounds painfully familiar, don’t worry, we’ve compiled some tips on how…

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Is Using Sat Nav on Your Phone Legal?

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These days, it seems our phones can do everything – even direct us on the roads. But just because they can, does it mean that we should be using a phone as a sat nav system?  While it’s certainly a convenient tool, you need to make sure you’re doing it in a legal and safe…

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What to Include in a Winter Car Kit

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No one likes winter driving. Whether you’re constantly having to dip your full beam, travelling at a snail’s pace due to fear of ice, or genuinely worried your hands might fuse with the steering wheel if they get any colder, it’s safe to say that we’d prefer to be doing just about anything else. But winter…

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Top 10 Winter Car Checks

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It’s not always fun being a motorist in winter, so we need to make doubly sure that our vehicles are road-ready. To help with this, 1st Call Windscreens have put together a list of the 10 most important winter car checks. Get a winter service First things first – get your car in for a…

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How to Change Your Windscreen Wipers

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Given the sheer amount of rain, snow, dust and debris that hits our windscreen in a week here in Britain, it should come as no surprise that they will need changing every once in a while. However, before you go off and pay your local garage to change it for you (which will cost a…

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