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Basic Car Maintenance

Our course in basic car maintenance provides ladies with the skills to carry out tasks such as changing a wheel and the knowledge to deal confidently with garage mechanics.

  • Car servicing – what does it include?
  • Under the bonnet – what goes on in there?
  • How to change a wheel
  • How to check and correct oil & water levels
  • Internal dials – how to read them
  • What basic tools to carry
  • Safety – tyre thread depth; brake fluid etc.
  • Garage jargon – demystified