How to change a car battery and choose the right battery
Winter driving - battery check
Tips & advice

How to change a car battery and choose the right battery

Flat car battery? Our guide to replacing it, installing a replacement and using a battery charger should help
23 Sep 2020
Best car cleaning tips: the secrets to a perfect finish
Tips & advice

Best car cleaning tips: the secrets to a perfect finish

We get some top car care and car cleaning tips from one of the best in the business
23 Sep 2020
Best plier sets 2020
Product group tests

Best plier sets 2020

A set of pliers will help you get to grips with fiddly jobs on your car – we pick the best
14 Aug 2020
How to change a car tyre
Tyre test 2016 - car on jack
Tips & advice

How to change a car tyre

Need to change a tyre on the drive or by the side of the road? Our online guide is here to help you get safely back on the road...
30 Jul 2020
Best car wash mitts 2020
Product group tests

Best car wash mitts 2020

Get a grip on grit with a wash mitt. We tested a range to find the best car-care essential…
9 Jun 2020
Best car headlight bulbs 2020
Best headlight bulbs - header
Product group tests

Best car headlight bulbs 2020

We shine a light on the brightest performers as we pick our best car headlight bulbs
21 May 2020
How to get bird poop off your car
Tips & advice

How to get bird poop off your car

It can damage your paint, so work fast to remove bird droppings from your car as soon as possible
27 Mar 2020

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Keeping your car cool: 10 top tips
Audi A4 long-term test - final report air con
Tips & advice

Keeping your car cool: 10 top tips

Even in the UK, it can get hot in the summer. So we’ve put together some helpful tips for keeping your car cool
25 Mar 2020
Best leather cleaners 2020
Best leather cleaners - header
Product group tests

Best leather cleaners 2020

Clean and nourish your car’s luxurious hide trim with these top leather cleaners
9 Jan 2020
Best coolant testers 2019
Best coolant testers - header
Product group tests

Best coolant testers 2019

We pick from eight coolant testers to find out which is the best at checking engine fluid
12 Jul 2019
Best toolboxes to buy
Best Toolboxes - header
Product group tests

Best toolboxes to buy

Which storage solution best organises tools of all shapes and sizes?
8 May 2019
Best screwdriver sets: 2018 group test
Best screwdriver sets 2018 - header
Product group tests

Best screwdriver sets: 2018 group test

Good screwdriver sets make tough jobs easier, but which one is the best? We test eight to find out…
31 Jul 2018
Best ratchet spanner sets 2018
Best ratchet spanner sets 2017 - header
Product group tests

Best ratchet spanner sets 2018

Spin bolts and fasteners on and off your car in the narrowest gaps with our pick of these neat ratchet spanner sets
16 Mar 2018
Best degreasers and engine cleaners 2018
Best degreaser - teaser image
Product group tests

Best degreasers and engine cleaners 2018

We tested the best gunk removers you can buy in the UK, some more environmentally friendly than others...
15 Mar 2018
How to investigate TDV6 turbocharger noise
How to investigate TDV6 turbocharger noise - step 1
Land Rover Discovery 3

How to investigate TDV6 turbocharger noise

A whistling Land Rover Discovery 3 or Range Sport Sport turbo might be sorted by a simple cure, here’s how to fix it…
27 Jul 2017
How to change a headlight bulb (sponsored)
Nissan sponsored - headlight bulb
Sponsored

How to change a headlight bulb (sponsored)

Don’t get caught in the dark. We show you how to change your car’s headlamp and taillight bulbs.
15 Nov 2016
How to change your car air filter (sponsored)
Sponsored

How to change your car air filter (sponsored)

A clean air filter keeps your engine breathing clearly, so take the time to check it for damage and replace if necessary
6 Sep 2016
Draper 27030 review
Draper 27030
Product reviews

Draper 27030 review

Why are screwdrivers with hard, square, plastic handles like these classed as mechanics’ tools?
2 Aug 2016
Siegen SO1090 review
Siegen SO1090
Product reviews

Siegen SO1090 review

Torx and hex head screws are gradually replacing slotted and crosshead configurations, making the Siegen a great set to bring your kit up to date.
2 Aug 2016
Clarke Pro 122 review
Clarke Pro 122
Product reviews

Clarke Pro 122 review

Heavy duty is the name of the game here.
2 Aug 2016
Sealey AK4317 review
Sealey AK4317
Product reviews

Sealey AK4317 review

This is the cheapest set here, and it doesn’t disappoint.
2 Aug 2016
Kennedy Professional KEN-572-6040K review
Kennedy Professional KEN-572-6040K
Product reviews

Kennedy Professional KEN-572-6040K review

The small details always mark out the winners.
2 Aug 2016
Armour All Multi-Purpose Cleaner
Armor All Multi-Purpose Cleaner
Product reviews

Armour All Multi-Purpose Cleaner

This is pretty much a one-stop shop for cleaning cars
7 Jun 2016
How to change your car wiper blades
Windscreen wipers
Tips & advice

How to change your car wiper blades

Improve your view – and peace of mind – with our simple DIY guide to fitting new windscreen wiper blades to your car
5 May 2016
Unilite PS-IL6R Prosafe 600
Unilite PS-IL6R Prosafe 600
Product reviews

Unilite PS-IL6R Prosafe 600

The 600 in the name refers to lumen output, which is bright and covers a decent area.
29 Apr 2016
Sealey LED360G
Sealey LED360G
Product reviews

Sealey LED360G

29 Apr 2016
Draper 43080
Draper 43080
Product reviews

Draper 43080

This is an upgrade to the Draper 24367 featured in our last test.
29 Apr 2016
Kennedy KEN-503-5100K
Kennedy KEN-503-5100K
Product reviews

Kennedy KEN-503-5100K

While Draper’s 43080 is a slightly newer version of the 24367 we featured last time.
29 Apr 2016
Silverline 261135
Silverline 261135
Product reviews

Silverline 261135

29 Apr 2016
Ring RIL3600HP MAGflex Twist
Ring RIL3600HP MAGflex Twist
Product reviews

Ring RIL3600HP MAGflex Twist

Ring’s new RIL3600HP mixes brilliant light output with great versatility.
29 Apr 2016
Ring RIL4000
Ring RIL4000
Product reviews

Ring RIL4000

Our previous Best Buy is still a great performer, but the competition has moved on
29 Apr 2016
Laser 6185
Laser 6185
Product reviews

Laser 6185

This pushes our winner hard.
29 Apr 2016
TopTech Rechargeable LED Worklight
TopTech Rechargeable LED Worklight
Product reviews

TopTech Rechargeable LED Worklight

Sourced from Euro Car Parts, this TopTech telescopic inspection lamp goes its own way.
1 May 2014
Clarke Rechargeable Worklight RWL30
Clarke Rechargeable Worklight RWL30
Product reviews

Clarke Rechargeable Worklight RWL30

1 May 2014