Best car cleaning and car care tips
We get some top car care and car cleaning tips from one of the best in the business
Best LED work lights and inspection lamps
We test the latest, brightest LED inspection lamps to help you work on your car
Best leather cleaners 2020
Clean and nourish your car’s luxurious hide trim with these top leather cleaners
Guide to car windscreen repair and car window replacement
What to do if you get a stone chip or crack in your car windscreen
How to clean alloy wheels
Alloy wheels can get dirty pretty quickly. Here's how you can keep them looking fresh with an alloy wheel cleaner
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
Best interior trim cleaner 2020
Shift dust and grubby cabin stains as we name our pick of the best spray-on car interior trim cleaners
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Best car headlight bulbs 2019
We shine a light on the brightest performers as we pick our best car headlight bulbs
Best coolant testers 2019
We pick from eight coolant testers to find out which is the best at checking engine fluid
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
Best toolboxes to buy
Which storage solution best organises tools of all shapes and sizes?
Best car wash mitts 2019
Get a grip on grit with a wash mitt. We tested a range to find the best car-care essential…
Best pliers sets: 2018 group test
Which of eight full pliers kits is the perfect pick for use on a car?
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…
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
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
Best degreasers and engine cleaners 2018
We tested the best gunk removers you can buy in the UK, some more environmentally friendly than others...
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 fix a puncture with the spare wheel
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…
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.
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
Draper 27030 review
Why are screwdrivers with hard, square, plastic handles like these classed as mechanics’ tools?
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.
Clarke Pro 122 review
Heavy duty is the name of the game here.
Sealey AK4317 review
This is the cheapest set here, and it doesn’t disappoint.
Kennedy Professional KEN-572-6040K review
The small details always mark out the winners.
Armour All Multi-Purpose Cleaner
This is pretty much a one-stop shop for cleaning cars
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
Unilite PS-IL6R Prosafe 600
The 600 in the name refers to lumen output, which is bright and covers a decent area.
Our previous Best Buy is still a great performer, but the competition has moved on
While Draper’s 43080 is a slightly newer version of the 24367 we featured last time.
This is an upgrade to the Draper 24367 featured in our last test.