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3 Common transmission problems and where to fix them


The transmission in your vehicle is one of its most essential components. Have you recently noticed something unusual about how your car functions, but can’t seem to detect what could be the issue? The moment you realise that something is wrong with your vehicle’s functionality, it is time to assess the problem and get the vehicle repaired.Without a properly working transmission, your car will be extremely difficult to drive.

Five ways to share the road safely with cyclists


Forget the stereotypes. Forget the YouTube videos of angry confrontations. Forget the idea that motorists and cyclists are on opposite sides

6 main reasons people fail an MOT


An MOT is a test to show that your car is road-worthy and safe. All vehicles that are three years old or more require a valid MOT test certificate, which is then renewed annually. Here are the top 7 reasons many of us fail our MOT tests:

Confident record breaker van Gerwen: “If I play my own game, I can beat everyone.”


When Approved Garages asked Michael van Gerwen if he felt confident going into this year’s Premier League, he said: “Yeah, of course. My confidence is high. I’m playing quite well and the last few years I played well in the Premier League. I hope this year I can do the same.”

Gavin McDonnell eases to a classy points win in Manchester


British super-bantamweight Gavin McDonnell eased to a comfortable points victory over Jorge Sanchez in Manchester on Saturday, setting the Doncaster boxer up for a potential world title shot later this year.

Wright: “The Premier League can destroy people if you don’t know how to handle it.”


Peter Wright moved two points clear at the top of the Premier League table when he won James Wade in Dublin last Thursday. We spoke to “Snakebite” Wright before his victory in last week’s Betway Premier League in Dublin …

Gavin McDonnell takes aim at world title shot


Days away from the biggest fight of his professional career so far - and one that could propel him onto boxing’s elite world stage - and Gavin McDonnell is as ready as he will ever be

Approved Garages help England Netball smash world record for Sport Relief!


Approved Garages gathered their netball team and travelled down to London to take part in a netball event that was being staged to raise money for Sport Relief. But this wasn't any ordinary event. The 90 hour challenge was also being played to help England Netball break a Guinness World Record!

Would you ride in a driverless car?


The next two decades will see the widespread adoption of autonomous cars, according to a new report by the Institute of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE).

Phil Taylor talks about his 'brand-new, redesigned, super-duper' darts


Armed with his new darts, which Phil Taylor describes as his ‘Ferrari’ darts, Taylor made a majestic comeback in Newcastle. The 16-time world champion reminds his fans why they call him ‘The Power’.

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