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January 2016

Ensuring your tyres are ready for winter

By | Tyres

Parts of Cornwall recently had an early morning frost, a sure sign that winter is on the way.

Frosty and wet roads make for a different driving experience and it’s vital at this time of year that your tyres are in good enough shape to cope with those changing conditions.

In this article Paul Richards, the tyre expert at Powells garage in Redruth, brings you three top tips to help ensure you enjoy safe winter motoring.

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Classic Jaguar fitted with stainless steel exhaust.

By | Food for thought

Every so often when you are an exhaust fitter you work on the sort of car you dream about owning.

This happened recently at Powell’s garage at Redruth when a classic car enthusiast arrived with a beautiful 1960 Jaguar XK 150 3.8 Coupe.

Head of tyres and exhausts at Powell’s Paul Richards explains what happened next :

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