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Car air conditioning in winter. Why you should use it.

Using car air conditioning in winter

Roxby Road Garage Air ConditioningSounds bizarre, doesn’t it? Using car air conditioning in the winter months. They’re cold enough; our cars don’t need cooling down any more. Well, you’re right but if you wait until the New Year to fire it up again, you’ll be left disappointed. So why on earth is using your air conditioning in winter a good idea? We’ll let the chaps in the workshops at Roxby Road Garage explain.

How does the car air conditioning system work?

So here’s the science bit. Hopefully, this will give you a better idea of why using your air conditioning during winter is such a good idea.

The most important part of your air conditioning system is the refrigerant gas stored in the compressor. This makes the outside air crisp and cool and is probably the [...]

Alloy wheels and bespoke tyre fitting service

Auto thefts decline because of technology, but statistics conflict


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We do not sell any part worn tyres. Although they may seem like a cheap alternative at first, they will not offer you good value for money in the long term. Rather than just considering the initial purchase price, drivers should look at the cost per mm of a tyre.


Neil came to us with his Ford Fiesta:

Tyre Size: 195/45/16

Part Worn Tyre Quote: £40.00

Our Brand-New Tyre Quote: £48.00

Our price includes fitting!

Remember you are buying a used product and can end up spending more continually replacing part-worn tyres compared to cost and life-span of a brand-new tyre. Our staff are always happy to quote you the best price on the tyres of your choice and offer you any advice

Always check that that your tyres meet safety standards. Make sure to check your pressures are correct and your tread depth is more [...]

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