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Key Facts Regarding Your Car Battery

In one of our previous blog posts, we have discussed the most common signs that may occur when you need a new car battery. Today, we discuss key facts about the car battery to provide you with more information on this vital car component. The lifespan of your car’s...

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Key Facts and Tips Regarding the MOT Test

If you’ve never had to take your car to get an MOT, you may not know what to expect. With so many stories of rogue traders circulating, you may be worried that you’ll end up paying over the odds for any necessary repair work. In the latest blog post from Griffin...

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Tips: Buying a new Vehicle

Whether you need a new car because yours has suffered a fault or you’re just looking for something a bit newer and nippier, there are always a variety of vehicles on offer. However, before you make a quick decision and potentially make an expensive purchase, there are...

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What to Expect from a Car Service

Regular car servicing is important for a variety of reasons. Not only will it keep you informed of the condition of your vehicle, the information gained from regular servicing will also be helpful if you come to sell your car on in the future. In the latest blog post...

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Winter Driving Tips

If possible, it is best to avoid driving in extreme weather conditions. However, some journeys are unavoidable. In the latest blog post by Griffin Autos, we discuss winter driving tips to help keep you safe on the road this winter. Plan Your Journey The best thing you...

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Car Battery Life and Signs You Need a New One

The average life of a car battery is between three and five years, however, there are a variety of factors that can contribute to this estimated time span. Griffin Autos take a look at some of the tell-tale signs that your car battery life is dwindling and that...

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Tyre Wear: Preventing Damage

Although there are multiple vital components to your car, your tyres are your only form of contact with the road and should be regularly checked for tyre wear and damage. In the latest blog post by Griffin Autos, we take a look at the importance of good quality car...

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Common Issues with a Car Brake System

Your car brake system is one of the most important components in your car. If you are concerned about your braking system or have noticed that something is different with how your car brakes, it is important that you get it looked at by a professional car mechanic. In...

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The importance of Vehicle Maintenance

Regular vehicle maintenance is important for both new and old cars, and not only serves to provide us with the peace of mind that our cars are safe to drive on the road, it also ensures they are fuel efficient. In our first blog post, the team at Griffin Autos take a...

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Andrew Catlin



After working at Vauxhall dealers and independent garages Craig Rumbelow and Russell Carter established Griffin Autos in 2008. Securing their unit in Ampthill industrial park with space for up to eight cars they have grown the business and become well-known and trusted mechanics for engine conversions, modifications, servicing and repairs.