Monthly Archives: July 2016


10m cars have illegal tyres

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More than one-in-four of the 37 million cars and LCVs on our roads is being driven with an illegal tyre that could cost its driver a £2,500 fine and three penalty points, an MOT failure, or worse.

The findings were revealed following a Tyre Safe survey conducted in partnership with Highways England which studied 340,000 tyres as they were replaced at 819 outlets across the country.

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Helping where ‘every little helps’

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We were delighted to be able to help one of Britain’s big supermarkets when one of its delivery van’s had a problem.

With our 24 hour call out system in full operation Tesco knew they could rely on Powell’s to help them when they needed it.

Call us on 07875 345039 if you need breakdown assistance.

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Classic RS Turbo in for brakes

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It’s hard to believe that it’s over 30 years since the Ford Escort Series One RS turbo first appeared.

Today these car’s are highly valued and highly sought after and it is rare to see them on Cornish roads.

And then out of the blue one of them, in immaculate condition, recently turned up at Powell’s garage at Redruth needing some attention to its braking system.

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