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AP Autocare – Bristol’s Best Independent Garage
AP Autocare is a renowned independent garage in Bristol that has gained recognition for its proficiency in servicing various car brands. With over two decades of experience under their belt, they offer transparent pricing along with exceptional customer service and an extensive range of services including ECU remapping as well…
Friday 24th May 2024
Renault Cars Innovation and Performance
The Innovation and Performance of Renault Cars Renault’s impact on modern times is undeniable, thanks to their impressive track record of creating groundbreaking car models that have left an undeniable mark in the automotive industry. Their emphasis on innovation and performance has been a driving force behind this success story,…
Tuesday 23rd April 2024
Renault Car Servicing & Repairs Bristol
Bristol’s Leading Independent Renault Garage Book online today. At AP Autocare, we specialise in the servicing and repairs of all makes and models of Renault cars and vans, including Renault Sport models, and we are a recognised Renault specialist. Our years of experience and unrivalled customer service enable us to…
Tuesday 16th April 2024
Bristol’s Best MOT & Service Centre
MOT and Service Centre in Bristol Bristol’s Best MOT & Service Centre We service, repair, and MOT any make and model. Why Use AP Autocare For Your MOT and Service? While you wait service Celebrating over 40 years in business Bristol’s premier trusted car service centre Same day service Registered…
Thursday 14th March 2024
Buying a Volkswagen Transporter – Your Ultimate Guide
Your Ultimate Guide to Buying a Volkswagen Transporter Welcome to our Volkswagen Transporter sales where finding your perfect VW iconic vehicle has never been easier. As one of the most trusted dealerships for VW vans and campers in Bristol and throughout the UK, we offer an extensive selection of models…
Thursday 4th January 2024
Volkswagen Transporter Conversions, Repairs and Servicing Bristol
VW Conversions, Repairs and Servicing in Bristol AP Autocare is the go-to destination for Volkswagen Transporter owners seeking expertly crafted campervan conversions, pop-top installations, professional repairs and servicing, or campervans for sale.  The VW community has trusted our team for many years, as we have provided excellent and high-quality campervan services…
Wednesday 6th December 2023
VW Body Shop Bristol
Volkswagen Collision Repair: Your Trusted VW Body Shop Destination in Bristol Welcome to our (Volkswagen) VW Body Shop and Accident Repair Centre in Bristol, AP Autocare. We are a locally owned collision repair, MOT, and garage facility that has the Volkswagen Repair Authenticity Guarantee. We take pride in providing exceptional…
Thursday 9th November 2023
Car Repairs Bristol
The Best Car Repair in Bristol AP Autocare is a family-run independent garage with over half a century of experience in the motor industry. We are committed to providing reliable and professional car repair services for all our clients based within Bristol or beyond. Our extensive range of vehicle repairs…
Saturday 30th September 2023
Car Service Bristol
Dependable and Trusted Car Services Are you seeking a dependable and cost-effective car service in Bristol? Are you searching for a car garage that can handle any issue with a wide range of services, from MOT testing to clutch replacement, brake replacement, exhaust fitting, oil filter change, diagnostics, interim or…
Monday 28th August 2023
The Best Car Mechanic Near Me
The Best Car Mechanic Near Me in Bristol Are you looking for a trustworthy, reliable, and independent garage to service or repair your car? Do you want to avoid the hassle of going to a garage and waiting for hours? Do you want to have peace of mind that your…
Wednesday 26th July 2023
Car Repair in Bristol
Mechanical Car Repair and Bodyshop Repairs in Bristol Are you looking for a reliable and affordable car repair service in Bristol? Look no further than AP Autocare, the independent garage in Bedminster, Bristol, that serves the Centre, South Bristol, and the surrounding area with quality work and exceptional customer service.…
Thursday 29th June 2023
How to Choose the Best Accident Repair Centre for Your Car
How to Choose the Best Accident Repair Centre for Your Car  Choosing the right accident repair centre is crucial for restoring your car to its pre-accident condition, ensuring quality repairs, and providing peace of mind when driving the car in the future. At AP Autocare, we consider ourselves one of…
Sunday 28th May 2023
5 Questions To Ask When Choosing A Mechanic
Choosing A Mechanic Anyone who owns a car understands that you never truly know what you are buying or what can be expected. Having your car regularly serviced will prevent a lot of problems or issues from happening, and it will also highlight any potential future issues so you can…
Saturday 29th April 2023
What to do When Your Car Overheats
Car Overheating: Steps to Take Smoke coming out from under your car’s bonnet can be distressing for any driver. This is a common situation on a long trip or during the summer when temperatures rise to the point that they overwhelm your vehicle’s cooling system. Unfortunately, overheating can affect your…
Monday 20th March 2023
5 Engine Noises That Require Immediate Attention
5 Engine Noises To Be Aware Of Cars are not designed to make unusual sounds other than what they usually produce. Unfortunately, many drivers ignore unusual car noises, and this can often result in more costly repairs or even make your car unrepairable. When you notice unusual noises from your…
Tuesday 7th February 2023
Are Your Tyres Balanced?
When was the last time your tyres were balanced, and why is it important? Tyre balancing is one of the most recommended car maintenance services in a car owner’s manual. However, many motorists still skip this crucial maintenance task, risking the health of their vehicle and others on the road.…
Tuesday 24th January 2023
What is included in an Audi interim service?
Audi Interim Service Audi produces some of the highest-performance cars on the market today. The mix of luxury and quality makes it the go-to brand for car enthusiasts looking for a thrilling road experience. To enjoy the reliable performance of Audi vehicles, you must maintain and care for them properly.…
Wednesday 21st December 2022
How To Choose a Garage For Your High-performance Car
How To Choose A High-performance Car Garage Aside from buying a house, buying a car is one of the biggest investments you’ll make in your life. It makes perfect sense to want to do as much as possible to get the longest service from your vehicle. This means finding a…
Thursday 17th November 2022
Are MOTs Changing To Every 2-Years?
MOTS: Are they changing to every 2 years? The government has announced potential plans to move the MOT test from an annual test to one every two years in the UK for vehicles over three years old. These proposed changes are being considered by the government to try and alleviate…
Friday 7th October 2022
Tiptronic Gearbox vs. Automatic Transmission
What are the benefits of a Tiptronic Gearbox? While manual transmissions currently account for the majority of vehicle sales in the United Kingdom, automatic transmissions are seen as the industry’s future. Automatic gearbox sales have increased by 70% in the UK since 2007, while manual gearbox sales have steadily declined.…
Tuesday 13th September 2022
Why are new cars so hard to come by right now?
Why do new cars have such a long delay from order to purchase? The global semiconductor shortage is affecting businesses worldwide, and the automotive industry is no exception. Many key components needed to build a new car rely on chips, and with chipmakers struggling to keep up with demand, there…
Wednesday 24th August 2022
Class 7 MOTs
Everything you need to know about Class 7 MOTs What is checked on a Class 7 MOT? A Class 7 MOT is a testing procedure for large vehicles in the United Kingdom. The test covers both the safety of the vehicle and its emissions. What is a Class 7 MOT?…
Thursday 7th July 2022
Summer & Winter Tyre Maintenance Tips
Summer & Winter Tyre Maintenance: Everything you need to know Maintaining your tyres is important all year round, but it’s even more crucial in the summer and winter months when the weather can be more extreme. In the summer, the hot weather can cause your tyres to degrade faster, while…
Thursday 16th June 2022
How to Keep Your Car Running After 100,000 Miles
Tips on How to Keep Your Car Running After 100,000 Miles Your car is one of the most important investments you will make in your lifetime. Not only does it provide you with transportation, but it also helps to keep you and your family safe. This is why it is…
Monday 16th May 2022
9 Tips To Keep Your Vehicle’s Air Conditioning Effective For The Summer
Tips To Keep Your Vehicle’s Air Conditioning Effective For The Summer It’s that time of year again. The mercury is rising, the sun is beating down, and you’re looking for any way to stay cool. Fortunately, your car’s air conditioning system can be a lifesaver on hot summer days. But…
Tuesday 12th April 2022
Can A Garage Refuse to MOT My Car
Can A Garage Refuse to MOT My Car (or Van or Motorcycle)? A garage is like any business and turning away customers is not great for business. However, by law, there are circumstances when an MOT Testing Station has to refuse to conduct an MOT test on a vehicle. Here…
Thursday 24th March 2022
MOT Testing Terminology Explained
MOT Testing Terminology Explained by AP Autocare, probably Bristol’s best MOT testing station. Like many industries, the MOT Testers, MOT documentation and the guidelines themselves use terminology the definitions of which may not be obvious to vehicle owners. Here is a guide on the most commonly used: Abandon The term…
Wednesday 9th February 2022
MOT News January 2022
Why you need to book your MOT early this year DRIVERS were given a grace period for their MOTs in 2020, but that’s now over, causing a backlog of motorists needing one. With the number of drivers scheduling their MOTs on the rise, it’s best to get your car checked…
Thursday 20th January 2022
Free MOT Retests
Free MOT Retests From AP Autocare If and when your vehicle fails its MOT you can leave it with the MOT test centre for them to repair the issues and retest it for no extra cost. As long as the partial retest is done within 10 days of the original…
Friday 17th December 2021
Car Dent Repair Bristol
Car Dent Repair Bristol Service By AP Autocare At AP Autocare we have a state of the art paint spraying booth and oven in our car body shop which makes us one of the best car garages for dent removal and paint repairs in Bristol. We use this technology, and…
Monday 15th November 2021
Tips to Prepare Your Car for Winter
Tips to Prepare Your Car for Winter discussed by AP Autocare When winter is here and the dark, cold nights have set in you should always ensure your car is ready and safe to drive in the colder, wetter and icy conditions. You never know when the freezing temperatures will…
Monday 25th October 2021
Buying a VW Campervan FAQ
Buying a New or Converted VW Campervan Are you looking to buy a new Volkswagon Campervan? Are you wondering if it is best to pay a premium for a new one, try and find a bargain-priced used VW campervan or convert a VW campervan to your own layout and style?…
Monday 27th September 2021
Car Cleaning Guide
Car Cleaning Guide Keeping your car in its’ best condition should be one of your top priorities. Not only just mechanically but aesthetically. Your car is legally required to adhere to a list of safety and performance regulations, from the number of harmful gases emitted from the exhaust to whether…
Monday 21st June 2021
Top 7 Car Issues
Top 7 Car Issues Keeping your car on the road can be not only difficult and time-consuming, but expensive too. Modern cars now have many different parts that only specialists are able to completely repair or replace using special equipment and tools. We understand that things do break unexpectedly to…
Monday 17th May 2021
Bumper Scuff Repairs
Bumper Scuff Repairs Discussed by AP Autocare in Bristol Whether you have a brand new car or an older car there is nothing more annoying than you or someone else scuffing, bumping or scratching your bumper. You can sometimes remove the scuffs yourself if they are light, however, in some…
Monday 12th October 2020
Toyota Car Garage Bristol
Toyota Cars Discussed by AP Autocare With over 2.3M cars manufactured in 2019, Toyota Cars are amongst the most popular cars in the world. AP Autocare is Bristol’s favourite car garage for Toyota cars. Popular Toyota models, that AP Autocare service, repair and MOT include: Toyota Corolla Toyota RAV4 Toyota…
Thursday 17th September 2020
Reasons my Car is Stalling
Reasons my Car is Stalling discussed by AP Autocare There are lots of reasons why your car might stall and they aren’t always user error. When your car stalls at a junction or traffic lights it can make you panic trying to get it started again, especially if you have…
Friday 14th August 2020
Vehicle Brakes & Clutches Bristol
Vehicle Brakes & Clutches Bristol Discussed by AP Autocare Lots of us haven’t been using our cars as much as we did over the last few months and it may be that you’ve started using your car more regularly again and the brakes or clutch doesn’t feel quite right. It’s…
Thursday 23rd July 2020
Car Dashboard Warning Light Meanings
Car Dashboard Warning Light Meanings Discussed by AP Autocare It doesn’t matter whether you drive a lot, long distances, short journeys, or infrequently; understanding your dashboard warning light symbols is essential to driving safety as well as saving you a lot of time, money, and worry. Your vehicle’s dashboard displays…
Monday 22nd June 2020
Car Air Conditioning FAQ’s
Car Air Conditioning FAQ’s discussed by AP Autocare Bristol Most vehicles today have air conditioning and being without it in the summer can be a real inconvenience as we have now all come to rely on it and it also de-mists your windscreen in the winter on those frosty cold…
Wednesday 8th April 2020
Engine Re-Mapping FAQ’s
Engine Re-Mapping Services from AP Autocare Partners with Pendle Performance Who is Pendle Performance? Pendle Performance is a tuning company which was started over 26 years ago and has a wealth of knowledge and many years of first-hand tuning experience. They specialise in Engine Management Control system (ECU) software recalibration…
Thursday 26th March 2020
Bodywork & Paint Repair FAQs
Bodywork & Paint Repair FAQ’s discussed by AP Autocare in Bristol Whether it is a minor dent to your bodywork or paintwork, or you’ve had an accident and you need panels or bumpers replaced or you need a full or part respray then it’s important to understand what you should…
Thursday 13th February 2020
A Garage you can Trust
‘A Garage you can Trust’ discussed by AP Autocare When you need work on your car; a service, a fault repaired, an MOT or bodywork repaired it can sometimes be difficult to find a garage you can trust. There are lots of different things you can and should look out…
Monday 20th January 2020
SEAT Cars Bristol
SEAT Cars discussed by AP Autocare SEAT are renowned for their high-quality build and sharp designs that give the cars a great kerb appeal and driver satisfaction rating. AP Autocare is Bristol’s favourite garage for SEAT cars. Popular SEAT models, that AP Autocare service, repair and MOT are: Alhambra –…
Saturday 18th January 2020
MOT Advisories FAQs
MOT’s and MOT Advisories FAQ’s discussed by AP Autocare Bristol As a vehicle owner, it is your legal responsibility to ensure your car is MOT’d every 12 months to ensure your vehicle is safe and legal to drive. A car needs to have its first MOT when it is 3…
Tuesday 26th November 2019
BMW MOT’s and Repairs
BMW MOT’s and Repairs discussed by AP Autocare As a car owner, everyone should know that having their car MOT’d annually is their responsibility, and it is a legal requirement to ensure the car they are driving is roadworthy and safe. What is an MOT? An MOT test checks that…
Monday 14th October 2019
BMW Car Maintenance & Servicing FAQ’s
BMW Car Maintenance & Servicing FAQ’s Answered by AP Autocare Bristol Whatever age your BMW is you should always carry out your own routine checks, have it serviced regularly at a BMW recognised garage and its MOT renewed every 12 months. This will ensure it is safe to drive, legal…
Tuesday 24th September 2019
Volkswagen Transporter Paintwork Bristol
Volkswagen Transporter Repaint Bristol Volkswagen Transporter vans have been iconic across the world for decades and their legacy and relevancy has remained with us up until this day. They are one of the things that never seem to go out of fashion. Transporters have been used for centuries for multiple…
Thursday 18th July 2019
Tips for Making Sure Your Car Passes its MOT
How to Make Sure Your Car Passes its MOT Test The MOT test was introduced in the UK in 1960 under the direction of the Minister of Transport under powers in the Road Traffic Act 1956. The original test was very basic and included brakes, lights, and steering checks, which…
Thursday 6th June 2019
What Your Car Needs Installed This Summer
What Your Car Needs Installed This Summer Summer is finally here. It’s time to relax, unwind, explore, but overall, have a great time! There are many things in life that are important for enjoying your summer including friends, family, sunny weather, places to go, holidays, ice cream, barbecues and more!…
Wednesday 5th June 2019
The Greatest Ever Movie Cars
Top 10 Greatest Movie Cars Multiple cars of all shapes and sizes have played vital roles in all kinds of movies, some that are commonly drove on our streets everyday. The roles that these cars have played in famous movies have helped their manufacturers to make sales from the specific…
Thursday 9th May 2019
FAQ – AP Autocare
Where are you based? AP Autocare are based in Bedminster which is around a 15-minute drive from the city centre. Our garage is on Whitehouse Place, which can be accessed via York Road (A370). We are very close to local restaurants, cafes and supermarkets, so there is plenty to do…
Friday 5th April 2019
Audi Body Shop Bristol
Audi Car Specialists Bristol Are you looking for somewhere to take your Audi for a bodywork service in Bristol? AP Autocare has a car body shop and mechanics who specialise in Audi cars. If you would like more information or a quote, please contact our friendly advisers on To 0117…
Monday 7th January 2019
VW Bodyshop Bristol
VW Specialists in Bristol AP Autocare has a car body shop in our garage and it is the best place in Bristol to take your Volkswagen for any bodywork repairs and maintenance. If you’d like to learn more or inquire about our car body repair Bristol services, call our garage…
Monday 7th January 2019
Car Mechanic Bristol
Car Mechanic Bristol  Do you need a car mechanic in Bristol? AP Autocare can provide the perfect service for you. We are conveniently located in the centre of Bristol, only a short walk from Temple Meads and Cabot Circus. This means you can leave your car with us and easily…
Monday 15th October 2018
MOT Bristol
Check MOT Bristol At AP Autocare Bristol, we offer an excellent MOT test in Bristol. We are trustworthy and professional with many years of experience. We have two MOT bays so can carry out an MOT on your vehicle usually at short notice. Amongst our team of technicians, we have…
Friday 10th August 2018
Car Scratch Repair Bristol
AP Autocare Car Scratch Repair Bristol Cars are difficult to keep looking as shiny and new as when you first bought them as scratches can appear all the time. These scratches can drastically lower the value of your car and its sellability. You probably find minor scratches quite frequently and…
Thursday 9th August 2018
Advice on MOTs in Bristol
AP Autocare MOT Service in Bristol  At AP Autocare, our professionals are able to carry out a full MOT test on your at short notice. If your vehicle fails, we offer a free retest if it is carried out within 10 working days of the original test. We are capable…
Tuesday 17th July 2018
Car Air Conditioning Bristol
CAR AIR CONDITIONING IN BRISTOL DISCUSSED BY AP AUTOCARE Air con has become a very relied on component in almost all modern cars. As well as being particularly useful in the warmer months to keep cool, it is also useful in winter months to demist window screens. However, not that…
Thursday 12th July 2018
Our Services Explained
Our Services Explained About AP Autocare AP Autocare is one of Bristol’s top car garages. We have been trading for over 40 years and still provide the very best in customer service that is possible. We are very proud of the positive reputation that we have gained over the years…
Wednesday 27th June 2018
Car Technology
Car Technology – Past & Future We rely on our cars and other vehicles for a majority of our day to day journeys. From taking the kids to school or commuting to and from work, to going on holiday in the UK or Europe. In previous years, having a car…
Thursday 26th April 2018
What Do My Dashboard Symbols mean?
Car Diagnostics Bristol Hearing an odd grumble, squeak or grind emitting from a part of your vehicle is one of the most obvious signs that there is something wrong with your car. Other signs include lack of power, skidding or lowered control of the vehicle. However, what if you can’t…
Monday 26th March 2018
Why Choose a Used Car Over a New Car?
Used Car Sales Bedminster Statistically a car that is brand new loses around 10% of it’s value as soon as it has been driven out of the manufacturer’s factory. This means that if you choose to buy a brand new car, you are essentially throwing money away. This is why…
Friday 23rd March 2018
Car Garage Bristol Info
Is your family growing? Or maybe you’re just looking for some excitement during your day to day activities? Here at AP Autocare, we have a car to suit any requirements and they are all amazingly priced! As a leading car garage Bristol, we stock a huge range of different car…
Friday 16th February 2018
MOT Bristol Changes
Here at AP Autocare, we have over 40 years experience in car maintenance and repairs. In this time, we have seen a huge amount of development within the car manufacturing industry. With these changes has come a long list of regulations for vehicles on our roads, which are monitored by an…
Friday 16th February 2018
Car Body Repair Bristol
Here at AP Autocare, we understand that bumps and scrapes can happen to your vehicle. Whether it’s through a fault of your own or the fault of another driver, it can be frustrating and leave your car looking worse than wear, therefore lowering it’s overall value. That is why we…
Friday 19th January 2018
Used Cars Bedminster
New VS Used Cars Choosing a new car can be a difficult process. With an abundance of different makes, models and engine sizes available it can be hard to choose the best one for you. Here at AP Autocare, we have many years experience in advising people on which car…
Friday 15th December 2017
MOT Test Bristol
What to Check Before Car MOT Test? Is your car due it’s MOT? People often worry that their car will not pass it’s MOT Bristol. However there is often no reason to. Here at AP Autocare, our team have be performing MOTs for many years, and have experience in undertaking…
Friday 15th December 2017
Car Garage Bristol
Car Garage Bristol AP Autocare is one of the leading car garages Bristol, with a team of highly qualified and friendly technicians ready to evaluate your vehicle and provide you with top quality advice and repairs. With over 30 years experience after commencing business in 1976, we have gone from…
Tuesday 17th October 2017
MOTs Brislington
With summer now looking as if it is over, it’s time to start preparing for Autumn and winter, which can bring rain, ice and snow, especially on the roads around Bristol. These weather changes can be treacherous and make driving conditions difficult and dangerous, which is why keeping your car…
Wednesday 13th September 2017
Scratch Repair Brislington
Scrapes and scratches can drastically lower the value of your car. Keeping your car looking as good as it did when you first got it can be difficult, even for the best of drivers. Small scratches and scrapes can happen anywhere, such as your local supermarket carpark or a narrow…
Wednesday 13th September 2017
Accident Repair Centre Bristol
Accident Repair Centre Bristol – How we can help! Here at AP Autocare we are used by many as a Car Accident Repair Centre in Bristol – Many customers have questions about what the most common types of repairs are in the AP Autocare garage. This post will answer these questions…
Thursday 17th August 2017
Car Repairs Bristol
Keeping your car in working order and in good condition is important for you to be able to perform your daily commute or your weekly shop. This is why regular car repairs Bristol is important and can save you money in the long run. As one of the leading and…
Thursday 17th August 2017
Car Servicing Bristol
Car Servicing Bristol – How servicing your car can save you money! AP Autocare provide Car Servicing in Bristol to a loyal and pleased customer base – We have been providing affordable services since 1976 and operate with a 5/5 review rating on Auto Trader UK. Our aim is to…
Friday 14th July 2017
Car Bodywork Bristol
Car Bodywork Bristol – Why you should choose AP Autocare Here at AP Autocare, we offer a professional, reliable and cost effective solution to any of your car bodywork needs. If you have any questions regarding our Car Bodywork Bristol service or any of our other services please do get…
Thursday 13th July 2017
AP Autocare Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Who are AP Autocare? AP Autocare is a local serving garage operating in the Bristol area. Established in 1976, we have grown to become one of the most reputable independent city centre MOT and Service Centres in Bristol. We provide courtesy car facilities or will try to accommodate your needs…
Monday 19th June 2017
MOTs In Bristol
MOTs In Bristol – By AP Autocare A basic clarification of the MOT – a MOT is a test carried out to make certain the vehicle is safe to drive and it is in a fit condition to be driven on the road. Although test confirms that the vehicle was…
Friday 12th May 2017
AP Autocare – Regional Runners Up – Good Garage Scheme Awards
AP Autocare – Regional Runners Up – Good Garage Scheme Awards If you are trying to find a valued and respected garage you can trust in the Bristol area, you may want to consider AP Autocare since it is proud to announce it’s nomination for the Good Garage Scheme Awards.…
Tuesday 14th February 2017
Vehicle Dent Removal Bristol
Most Effective Vehicle Body Repair Garage in Bristol – AP Autocare For something built of such a lot of metal, a car can get damaged remarkably easily. Whether it was your fault or someone else’s, an unpleasant scratch to the side of your vehicle isn’t pleasant for anybody as it…
Monday 7th November 2016
Car Servicing Garage In Hotwells
Car Maintenance Hotwells – By AP Autocare Whichever car you drive, vehicle servicing should invariably be a specific thing to consider as it is amongst the best things you can carry out in order to possess a perfectly- functioning and trouble free car. A well looked after car ensures that…
Thursday 15th September 2016
Vehicle Servicing Garage In Southville
Vehicle Maintenance Southville – By AP Autocare Whatever motor vehicle you drive, vehicle servicing should be some thing you should look at simply because it is probably the best things you can carry out in an effort to have a very efficiently- performing and hassle-free automobile. A cared for car…
Friday 12th August 2016
Car Service In Bristol
Car Servicing In Bristol – By AP Autocare Keeping your car in its best condition is important for a majority of your daily tasks such as your daily commute or weekly shop. If your car were to break down or stop working, you would see simple tasks become a mountain…
Friday 1st July 2016
MOT Centre Bristol
MOT Centre Bristol Curated By AP Autocare When booking your car in for an MOT test, you may be asking yourself “what is the point?” Whilst we can assume that everyone knows what an MOT test is and the actual need for it to be applied, but we know that…
Tuesday 7th June 2016
Tyre Maintenance in Summer
Tyre Maintenance in Summer & Tyres Bristol by AP Autocare Summer can be a season that’s extremely dangerous especially if your tyres are not well maintained or ready for the hot temperatures and increase in debris on the roads. Dust is often blown by the wind and due to the…
Thursday 12th May 2016
Car Servicing Bristol
Car Servicing Bristol By AP Autocare If you are wondering about a car service and perhaps why you should even bother, then this post is for you as we go through a few things that make a service for your car not just worth while but greatly beneficial to you,…
Friday 15th April 2016
AP Autocare – Car Repairs Bristol
AP Autocare – Car Repairs Bristol by AP Autocare Trying to find a good car repair service can be like trying to find a needle in a haystack. As there are so many literal wheeler-dealers trying to offer a false economy as they offer a cheap service that isn’t professional…
Monday 11th April 2016
Car Air Conditioning Maintenance
Car Air Conditioning Maintenance by AP Autocare Bristol Air conditioning systems are a vital part of car convenience and comfort, especially in the Summer season. When they are fully operational, they blow wonderfully refreshing cold air which can reduce the need to open windows in the car. Interestingly opening windows…
Wednesday 16th March 2016
Class 4 Vehicles MOT Bristol
Class 4 MOTs by AP Autocare Bristol A class 4 vehicle is classed by the government as a private vehicle that can carry 9-12 passengers, a light commercial vehicle, quad bikes, motor homes up to 500kg, and any car up to 8 passengers. You will find your normal 5-seat car…
Wednesday 16th March 2016
Whаt is an MOT
Whаt is an MOT And Whу it iÑ• sо Imроrtаnt tо Pаѕѕ thÑ–Ñ• Test – by AP Autocare Bristol Common Failures On MOT If you are looking into common failures in an MOT, visit our page on MOT Bristol or call us on: 0117 963 8916 or book online here.…
Sunday 21st February 2016
Peugeot Service Bristol By AP Autocare
Tips аnd Tricks Tо Avoid Hеftу Car Sеrvісе Bіllѕ Sеrvісіng оf nеw cars dоеѕn’t cost much, but іf at the аgе оf thе car іnсrеаѕеѕ, thе bills of service tend tо іnсrеаѕе. Thіѕ іnсrеаѕе of servicing bіllѕ соuld be аvоіdеd bу taking proper and rеgulаr care оf уоur vеhісlе. Cаr…
Thursday 4th February 2016
Car Respraying in Bristol
AP Autocare – Car Respraying Garage in Bristol Keeping your cars paint work in manufacturer new condition is a hard task, especially if your car isn’t in a conditioned garage that is locked off to the outside world. If you’re a realist, and actually use your car, then you may…
Monday 11th January 2016
Car Paint Booths
Car Paint Booths by AP Autocare Thinking оf repainting your саr? Whеthеr уоur саr has bееn in аn ассіdеnt оr іѕ ѕhоwіng its аgе, you may wаnt tо hаvе ѕоmе аrеаѕ-оr thе entire vehicle-repainted. Sіnсе thе соndіtіоn оf your car’s fіnіѕh dеtеrmіnеѕ іtѕ general appearance, a paint job can keep…
Wednesday 9th December 2015
Bristol Car Servicing
Bristol Car Servicing by AP Autocare As cars gеt mоrе hi-tech аnd hi-spec Ñ–t may seem lеѕѕ Ñ–mроrtаnt to mаkе sure thаt you gеt уоur саr serviced. But this mаkеѕ it еvеn mоrе Ñ–mреrаtÑ–vе thаt you kеер your саr ѕеrvісеd аnd keep your service rесоrdÑ• uÑ€ tо dаtе. MаkÑ–ng Ñ•urе…
Tuesday 8th December 2015
Citroen Service Bristol
Citroen Service Bristol By AP Autocare Are you looking for a car service in Bristol? AP Autocare offer Citroen Service in Bristol – Call 0117 963 8916 or book online here Are you looking to get your Citroen vehicle serviced? Are you wondering what mechanics will check on your vehicle?…
Tuesday 24th November 2015
Saving Money On Car Servicing in Bristol
Sаvіng Money On Thе Costs Of Runnіng A Car By AP Autocare Bristol Wе аll knоw that runnіng a саr іѕ expensive but hоw оftеn dо wе wоrkоut еxасtlу whаt wе are spending? Thеrе аrе wауѕ tо rеduсе соѕtѕ on уоur сurrеnt vehicle аnd factors tо соnѕіdеr whеn buуіng a…
Wednesday 4th November 2015
Tips tо Kеер Cars Running Ovеr 100,000 Mіlеѕ
4 Mаіntеnаnсе Tips tо Kеер Cars Running Ovеr 100,000 MÑ–lеѕ by AP Autocare Whеn thеу’vе juÑ•t bееn асԛuÑ–rеd from a dealership, nеw vehicles uÑ•uаllу run very Ñ•mооthly, the еngÑ–nе giving everything Ñ–t hаѕ throughout thе RPM rаngе, Ñ•hосkÑ• are nicely аbѕоrbеd bу the Ñ•trutÑ• аnd соіlÑ• wrарреd into the Ñ•uѕреnѕіоn…
Tuesday 20th October 2015
Car Body and Car Paint Repairs Bristol
Car Body and Car Paint Repairs in Bristol by AP Autocare AP Autocare is one of the leading car paint repair garages in Bristol. We have the latest technology in car spraying equipment. We use the highest quality materials and our staff have many years experience in providing an excellent…
Friday 16th October 2015
VW Diesel Emissions News
VW Diesel Emissions News by AP Autocare You may have read in the news lately that there is a bit of a black cloud over VW cars and the diesel emissions test. Do Bristol VW car owners have anything to be concerned about? We investigate the facts. VW Diesel Emissions…
Tuesday 22nd September 2015
The History Of The Audi Car
The History Of the Audi Car – a Delve into the Past By AP Autocare The origin of Audi begins with a man named August Hoch, who founded Horch & Co. in 1901. He invented the first vehicle with a team of 15 other workers. He soon left the company…
Monday 14th September 2015
BMW Maintenance and Repair Bristol
BMW Mаіntеnаnсе аnd Repair Bristol By AP Autocare If you own a BMW and are looking for a repair, service, MOT or maintenance then this article is for you. Thе Bаvаrіаn Mоtоr Wоrkѕ а.k.а. BMW іѕ one of the best performing аnd luxurу саrѕ іn thе wоrld. Owning one іѕ…
Friday 11th September 2015
Best VW Car Servicing in Bristol
Gеt thе Bеѕt VW Car Servicing in Bristol Your саr іѕ a very precious asset аnd dеѕеrvеѕ the bеѕt оf ѕеrvісіng when thе nееd for it аrіѕеѕ. Yоu juѕt cannot rеlу оn аnуоnе to ѕеrvісе уоur саr. Yоur саr is аѕ рrесіоuѕ аѕ аnуthіng tо уоu аnd so іrrеѕресtіvе оf…
Monday 17th August 2015
Car Servicing Bristol
Car Servicing Bristol By AP Autocare For more information please telephone 0117 963 8916 or book online for car servicing in Bristol.
Thursday 30th July 2015
Car Servicing – Why should you book a service?
Car Servicing – Why should you book a service? A stitch in time saves nine An unreliable car can be a problematic stress in your life you can do without, and always comes at the wrong time. It can amount to huge unexpected fees if you break down and need…
Tuesday 14th July 2015
5 Best Porsches Ever
Porsche are one of the most recognisable car producers in the world. Everyone knows what you mean when you mention a “911” and the more recent introduction of the Boxster has added another name to the list of Porsche household names. Here is our list of the best 5 Porsche…
Monday 13th July 2015
Press Release – Car Air Conditioning
Common Problems with Car Air Conditioning How-To Guide Teaches Car Owners of Bristol Simple Steps for Success Company Name: AP Autocare Address: 16-18 Whitehouse Place, Bedminster, Bristol. BS3 4BL Telephone: 0117 963 8916 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Bristol, UK – Prestige car servicing and repairs company in Bristol, AP Autocare, publish…
Tuesday 30th June 2015
Quality Car Service Bristol
Quality Car Service in Bristol By Ap Autocare For more information on our quality car servicing in Bristol please telephone 0117 963 8916 or book online here
Sunday 28th June 2015
Engine Mаіntеnаnсе – Tірѕ Bеfоrе TаkÑ–ng Yоur Cаr on HоlÑ–dау
Engine Mаіntеnаnсе – Top Tірѕ Bеfоrе TаkÑ–ng Yоur Cаr on HоlÑ–dау By Bristol’s AP Autocare If уоu’vе decided уоu’rе going to Ñ•tау in the соuntrу for уоur holiday thÑ–Ñ• уеаr аnd you’re Ñ€lаnnÑ–ng оn driving, you’re going tо nееd tо реrfоrm a bÑ–t оf basic engine mаіntеnаnсе first. Thеrе’Ñ• no…
Tuesday 23rd June 2015
Common Problems With Car Air Conditioning
Common Problems With Car Air Conditioning By AP Autocare Bristol It is indispensable to have an air conditioning system in your car. However, in as much as air conditioning is considered vital, there are some problems and faults that may ruin its purpose. Car air conditioning is prone to some…
Thursday 11th June 2015
BMW – History Of The Car Company
When it comes to the automotive industry, BMW is undoubtedly one of the most-known acronyms in the world. In a nutshell, BMW stands for Bayerische Motoren Werke, or simply Bavarian Motor Works, and it is a world-renowned manufacturer of motorcycles, four-wheeled cars as well as airplane engines. What makes BMW…
Saturday 30th May 2015
Carbon Ceramic Brake Discs Press Release
Name: Martyn Lenthall Company Name: AP Autocare Address: 16-18 Whitehouse Place, Bedminster,Bristol. BS3 4BL Telephone: 0117 963 8916 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Bristol, UK – As part of their ongoing efforts to provide the best information on Carbon Ceramic Brake Discs, AP Autocare has publish a new article entitled Carbon Ceramic…
Saturday 30th May 2015
Best Car Servicing Garage In Bristol?
If You Are looking For The Best Car Servicing Garage in Bristol – Try AP Autocare At AP Autocare we consider ourselves as Bristol’s best garage and service centre for car servicing, repairs and MOT’s. For car services in Bristol we offer: Genuine or Original equipment specification alternative Parts Dealer…
Friday 22nd May 2015
Carbon Ceramic Brake Discs
What is a brake and how does it work? A brake is a device used to stop any vehicle by applying frictional forces. It is one of the most important control components of the vehicle and it is required to stop the vehicle within smallest possible distance in an emergency.…
Thursday 14th May 2015
Porsche Car Servicing Bristol
Expert Servicing Of Porsche Cars In Bristol By AP Autocare Porsche Cars Acknowledging the difficulties of owning a sports car, sticking to servicing schedules for your Porsche can combine the very best of owning and driving a super model sports car and the most time consuming and costly. No doubt…
Saturday 25th April 2015
Porsche Service & MOT Customer Review
Porsche Service & MOT Customer Review Of AP Autocare Bristol We work on many different models of prestige cars including ‘high end’ Porsche, Mercedes, Range Rovers, Jaguars, Audis and the like. New customers normally come to us through word of mouth or a recommendation. Mr Charles was no exception. His…
Tuesday 14th April 2015
How Air Conditioning Works
Having air conditioning in the car is essential for hot days and muggy weather. It works by reducing any moisture and humidity, as well as cooling the air. This is the same way air conditioning systems are used in buildings. Air conditioning has four main principles, Evaporation, Condensation, Compression and…
Thursday 26th March 2015
A Detailed Look at ECU Remapping
We can’t think of anything worse when you hear your vehicle technician vocalise all these fancy words which you don’t fully understand and ECU remapping is probably one of them! So let us explain to you exactly what it means… So what is ECU? ECU is also known as an…
Thursday 19th March 2015
7 Most Common Failures During an MOT Test
If your MOT is due soon, don’t be surprised if there’s something that catches you out when you take it in to the garage. Check out our list of the top 7 most common causes of a failed MOT…and a few facts on just how easily they can be fixed.…
Monday 2nd March 2015
MOT Check List
Did you know a new vehicle will not need to have an MOT test for the first three years? But did you also know that different rules apply if the vehicle is being used as a licensed minicab or taxi. An MOT only checks some of the important features on…
Tuesday 17th February 2015