May 28, 2020

Motabars Guide to Ghost Immobilisers

Ghost immobilisers offer added protection against theft of keys, key cloning, hacking or keyless entry, which effectively give thieves access to your vehicle. How do ghost immobilisers work? Ghost immobilisers add an extra, discrete security measure for vehicle owners on top of the traditional coded key fob. Engines will only start if an additional, unique … Continue reading “Motabars Guide to Ghost Immobilisers”

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May 21, 2020

Motabars Guide to Dashcams

A dashcam is an onboard camera, fixed to either the front or rear of a vehicle to take continuous recordings during journeys. The majority of dashcam users have a front facing camera affixed to the dashboard of their car. This is so it records the road ahead during journeys, and will record incidents and accidents, … Continue reading “Motabars Guide to Dashcams”

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Motabars Guide to Bike Racks

There’s nothing more exciting than loading up your bikes and setting off for a day out in search of trails, cycle routes and open countryside. Most of us are keen to load up and be on our way as quickly as possible, so it’s important to choose the right bike rack for your vehicle and … Continue reading “Motabars Guide to Bike Racks”

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May 11, 2020

COVID-19 – Coronavirus Update

After careful consideration and taking advice from several sources we have decided that because MotaBars is classed as a non-essential retailer but also has a workshop we fall into 2 categories in the Governments new guidelines, on one hand we are told we can open but on the other we are told not to open. … Continue reading “COVID-19 – Coronavirus Update”

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March 20, 2020

COVID-19 Update to our customers

To our wonderful customers. Firstly can we send our well wishes to you. It is uncertain and difficult times that change on a daily basis.   We are keeping up to date with government guidelines to ensure we continue to operate as normally as possible while keeping our staff and customers safe. We are also … Continue reading “COVID-19 Update to our customers”

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September 23, 2019

What sets us apart from the competition?

We got asked the other day what sets us apart from the competition, why should someone come to us over other companies. –  Experienced, knowledgable staff who are valued and in return value our customers.  Julian has worked at MotaBars for over 20 years, and the whole team benefit from his knowledge and experience.  We … Continue reading “What sets us apart from the competition?”

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June 15, 2019

Caravan weight distribution.

Great video from Hardings Swift Caravan Services highlighting the problems caused by loading excessive weight at the rear of your caravan.

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May 13, 2019

Do you know what to check before you tow?

Not to mention the keeping you and everyone else safe on the road, avoid a costly fine of up to £2,500, ban from driving, and 3 penalty points for using a vehicle in a dangerous condition by carrying out these checks every time you tow.

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February 21, 2019

We’re Hiring!

We are currently recruiting for a Towbar Fitter to work from our busy workshop in Leamington Spa.

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February 11, 2019

Do you know how to check your towing capacity?

We often get asked what the towing capacity of a tow bar is, but it is your car that determines what you can tow safely and legally.

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