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Your Free 5 Point Winter Car Health Check

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Learn more about how you can keep your car healthy through the winter with Halfords free 5 point car health check.

Your Free 5 Point Winter Car Health Check

Looking after your car is tricky for most people, especially if you've got a million things on your plate or if you're not really sure what you're doing. The winter is especially hard on cars, so it's even more important than normal to keep up with this.

But Halfords can help - our fully-trained team can give your car a free health check* to make sure it's in top condition. We'll even top up your screen wash for free!

What do we check?

With a Halfords winter car health check we look at 5 things:

  • The battery
  • Light bulbs
  • Windscreen wipers
  • Oil levels
  • Screen wash levels

Why do we check these 5 areas?

All 5 areas are common problems - they affect us all and are crucial to your car's performance and your safety. It's important to know that:

  • A battery failure is one of the main reasons why people call a breakdown service, so looking after your battery will save you time and money.
  • Driving with broken or faulty lights is illegal - and dangerous!
  • Believe it or not, your car needs oil just as much as it needs petrol. Too much or too little can cause serious damage.
  • When you're driving in bad weather, the last thing you want to worry about is poor visibility. Healthy wipers and loads of screen wash are vital.

Keeping your car healthy with Halfords

We've got all the accessories, equipment and replacement parts that you'll need to look after your vehicle. You'll find the right battery, bulb, blade or oil online but we're also on hand to give you any advice - just pop into your local Halfords and speak to one of the team.

*Unfortunately, we can't offer this in city centres due to parking restrictions.


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