The ACCUK Motoring Blog

Here at ACC UK Ltd, we like to bring you handy hints and tips on how to maintain your Volvo or Toyota and how to save money on your annual car running costs. We also like to keep you informed of changes to laws relating to driving and car ownership.

My Car Won't Start: Could It Be Your Battery?

  • Friday, April 05, 2019
One of the most common reasons that your Volvo or Toyota wont start is usually the battery. Do you know how old your car battery actually is? Especially during the winter months your car battery is put under a lot of strain. At 0 degrees F a car battery can lose about 60% of its strength at 32 d Read more...

My Car Won't Start: Could It Be Your Starter Motor?

  • Friday, March 29, 2019
The blog this week is about common problems regarding why your Volvo or Toyota wont start. In this blog we will concentrate on your Starter Motor. Read on to find out more: So what is a starter motor? Your starter motor in your Volvo or Toyota is an electrical device used to start an intern Read more...

My Car Won't Start - Could It Be Your Fuel System?

  • Friday, March 22, 2019
The blog this week is about common problems regarding why your Volvo or Toyota wont start. In this blog we will concentrate on your fuel system. Read on to find out more: If you are having problems starting your Volvo or Toyota or you find it feels like it is stuttering when you go to accel Read more...

Common Exhaust Problems

  • Friday, March 15, 2019
The blog this week is about common problems you may encounter with the exhaust system on your Volvo or Toyota. One of the most common issues with any exhaust system, regardless of the make and model of your vehicle, is corrosion. Over time corrosion of the metal will occur because of rain, s Read more...

ACC UK Ltd – Winners At The Aftermarket Excellence Awards 2019

  • Friday, March 08, 2019
ACC UK Ltd are delighted to announce that we won an award at the Car Dealer Aftermarket Excellence Awards (http://cardealermagazine.co.uk/publish/car-dealer-magazine-launches-aftermarket-excellence-awards/158657) that were held last week. The awards were held on Thursday 28th February at The Spi Read more...

Regular Servicing & Maintenance is a Cost Saver

  • Friday, March 01, 2019
The blog this week is about looking after your Volvo or Toyota on a regular basis. If you ensure you maintain your service schedule and perform regular checks at home you really can increase the longevity of your car and save money on costly repairs. Planned maintenance is ALWAYS going to be che Read more...

When To Perform A Volvo or Toyota Oil Change

  • Saturday, February 23, 2019
The blog this week is about when to perform an oil change on your Volvo or Toyota. Read below to find out our tips: Your engine oil is very important – not only does it lubricate all the moving parts within the engine, helping to maintain their health and longevity by avoiding friction and  Read more...

ACC UK Ltd – Finalists At The Aftermarket Awards 2019

  • Friday, February 15, 2019
ACC UK Ltd are delighted to announce that we have been announced as finalists in not one but two categories at the upcoming Car Dealer Aftermarket Excellence Awards (http://cardealermagazine.co.uk/publish/car-dealer-aftermarket-excellence-awards-nearly/164909). The two categories that we have fo Read more...

ACC UK Ltd – Winners At The Innovation & Excellence Awards 2019

  • Friday, February 08, 2019
ACC UK Ltd are proud to reveal that we were announced as Winners at the recent Innovation & Excellence Awards 2019 (http://www.corporatelivewire.com/awards.html) in the category Excellence in Vehicle Servicing. During the awards process LiveWire invited over 90,000 corporate professiona Read more...

Winter Driving Tips

  • Friday, February 01, 2019
The blog this week is about some handy tips for all car drivers during the very unpredictable weather (https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-cornwall-47084365) we have during the winter months here in the UK. When we say unpredictable we mean, one minute it can be gloomy, the next it can be blue Read more...
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