July 5, 2022


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Price of dwelling disaster threatens highway security with drivers avoiding MOTs to save cash

Motorists are sometimes caught off guard by unanticipated important upkeep prices, with 39 % having needed to pay for brand new tyres, wiper blades (25 %), and/or new brakes and brake pads (20 %) along with their MOT over the previous yr.

The common spend on automotive upkeep over the past 12 months was £274.40, with some spending as a lot as £1,000 or extra (three %).

Halfords Chief Buyer Officer Karen Bellairs mentioned: “The price of motoring within the UK is rising quicker than inflation and worryingly our analysis has discovered many drivers are struggling to deal with the payments inflicting some to overlook reserving an MOT check.

“We at Halfords are totally dedicated to maintaining drivers protected and transferring by offering reasonably priced automotive servicing and upkeep choices for all.”

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