Marco replied to the topic Norfolk police photo reveals state of tyre after serious blow out in the forum General independent garage chat 2 months ago
So did the police fine the driver? As this could have ended with lives being lost due to an un-road worthy vehicle. Surely this should carry a higher fine and punishment then speeding?
That tyre was clearly bald and the driver clearly does not do routine checks.
This is becoming a frequent sight on our roads. And to think we are not a third…[Read more]
Marco replied to the topic Vehicle defects blamed for more than 1,500 crashes a year in the forum General independent garage chat 2 months ago
In this modern times in the UK I see more and more people stretching their budgets to get a car out of their payroll just to keep up with the trend. And when these high end vehicles require repairs they simply don’t have the funds to keep them safely on the road. I’ve seen some very nice expensive models wearing 4 different brand budget tyres.…[Read more]
Marco replied to the topic Tesco to install thousands of FREE electric car chargers to its store car parks in the forum General independent garage chat 7 months, 3 weeks ago
This very interesting, but how many charging bays are being applied to each store? As on average most people spend around 45 minutes shopping. So my point is you would need at least 20 bays.
And lets not forget that electricity comes from power stations, unless this is all wind powered electricity?.
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Marco replied to the topic Watch: Motorist “nearly causes pile up” by stopping on carriageway to get bag from boot in the forum General independent garage chat 9 months, 2 weeks ago
How stupid can this person be!!! They should be fined for this careless act. I dread to think of the cost to the system if a high speed accident had happened. Not alone the lives lost.