Use downtime to find best suppliers says

As December tends to be a quieter time for technicians, with motorists trying to avoid costly repairs around Christmas time, online parts supplier, is reminding garages and workshops to use this downtime wisely – and search for the best suppliers to use in the new year.

Research from SMMT has reported that the automotive industry is on track to deliver its lowest new car registrations, with a 12 percent dip also in used car volumes in the last quarter. This means motorists are holding on to cars longer, so they will be needing more repairs – and amid the cost-of-living crisis, price will be top of their list when it comes to looking for a garage to carry out the repair.

Matt Gates, director of, comments: “Speaking to garages and workshops, this time of year sees job lists slowing down as consumers try to save money ahead of the festive period. We encourage technicians to ensure they are sourcing parts from the best places to keep repair costs down – and potentially encourage more bookings at this time of year.”

“At our aim is to offer the best products at the lowest price possible, with fast delivery, industry leading customer service and fitment expertise.”

The online parts supplier is committed to next-day delivery and stocking the necessary parts for garages, to meet the needs of the modern workshop and demands of the ageing vehicle parc. offers fast delivery on leading automotive parts brands, including Blue Print, Borg & Beck, Bosch, Febi, Gates, LuK. If you’re in need of any parts or products to help keep your vehicle in good health, simply enter your vehicle registration at or speak to one of’s product experts to find out more.

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