Top 10 summer car care tips

Like Goldilocks, cars don't like extremes of temperature. So, with the UK experiencing a heatwave, we take a look at what you can do to minimise the chances of a breakdown...

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Temperatures across parts of the UK are currently soaring, with the Met Office reporting that June has already been 2 degrees warmer than the average over the last three decades.

What's more, forecasters say that the odds of a hotter than average summer for the next two months has more than doubled.

However, while that might be good news if you're planning a staycation, prolonged exposure to hot weather can damage your car. So, here's what to do to avoid a potentially costly breakdown.