BUSBY STOOP GARAGE – BLOGS

3 things to consider about the Taxi Industry

The taxi industry has changed dramatically in recent years and there are many things that contribute to that. Between the rise of companies like Uber and the world becoming more digital, it can be hard for cabbies in this economy. It’s become rarer to call local cab firms directly or hop into a cab at... Read More


How to prevent a winter breakdown this year

Winter is here and that means colder weather and using your vehicle more (because who wants to walk anywhere when it’s less than 10 degrees outside?). As your car will be used more it’s important to make sure everything is in good running order. The last thing you need is a winter breakdown somewhere without... Read More


The pros and cons of premium fuel

Should I pay for premium fuel? One of the best ways to make a sensible decision before investing your money in something big is writing a pros and cons list. Whether you’re buying a new car or a new phone – you’ll want to make sure you’re getting good value for money. While this is... Read More


Don’t Drive When Tired

What to think about if you’re tired before driving Busby Stoop’s guide to help you avoid driving when tired Have you ever driven to work full of energy and left feeling exhausted and like you can’t be bothered to drive home? Well, it’s important to consider the round trip before you drive anywhere as being... Read More


Maintaining your car's value

Here are three ways you can beat price depreciation If you’ve ever purchased a new car and bought it at its full price tag then you’ll know it’s not so cheap. You’d, therefore, think if you wanted to sell it on after three years on so that you’d be able to make most of that... Read More


Car Maintenance Guide - Your Car Air Filter

6 things you should know before changing your car air filter All cars have a heating, ventilation and air-conditioning system that allows you to have heating and air-conditioning in your car. In part of this system, there is an air filter that removes pollen, dust, and debris from the air before it’s released into your... Read More


Can I drive my vehicle if it fails its MOT?

What to do when your MOT fails? As it currently stands all vehicles must go for an MOT test every year to make sure they’re roadworthy or if it’s a new vehicle the first MOT test isn’t due for three years. The law states that: “You can get an MOT up to a month (minus... Read More


Get Maximum Efficiency from Your Car

Keeping your car running during the winter The winter can be the most testing of weathers for both man and machine. Whilst you can wrap up warm and drink hot chocolate every half an hour, your car (unless it’s a Transformer named Optimus Prime) cannot. This is one of the times of the year where... Read More