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Unless you own a fully electric vehicle, your car will have a fuel pump. Its job is to pump your fuel from the tank to the engine at a consistent pressure. Without it, your car simply wouldn’t work. But because fuel pumps are active whenever a vehicle’s ignition is on, they get a lot of […]

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Winter is the absolutely worst time if you’re worried about rust on your car. With the permanently wet weather, and salt regularly coating our roads, corrosion of multiple car parts is common. But which parts of your card should you be most aware of? And what can you do when serious rust strikes? Rust and […]

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Online shopping is nothing new. You’ve probably already purchased at least one thing online this week. Maybe even today. But what about car parts? Although high quality car parts are very much available online, and often at a very favourable price point, a lack of confidence in the supplier can deter people from making a […]

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We’re quite lucky in the UK. As much as most of us love the occasional heavy dumping of snow, our weather is fairly inoffensive in winter. We get storms, but not on the scale of the US. It’s cold, but not like much of Europe. And icy roads only occur for a few weeks a […]

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Coil springs. They’re one of those car parts that most drivers don’t know much about. In fact, if you’ve never had problems with yours, you’d be forgiven for not even knowing that they existed. Because it’s quite uncommon for coil springs to go wrong. They’re sturdy, durable things that will usually last for years. But […]

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Buying car parts from traditional vendors can be expensive. But the chances are, if you own a car, you’re going to need to purchase replacement parts at some point. Whether it’s something relatively simple, like brake pads, or for something less common and more involved. Both options can be expensive, so it can be tempting […]

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Introduced in 1975, and made a legal requirement for all petrol cars in 1993, catalytic converters have become one of the first lines of defence against vehicle pollution. Their job is to take the most harmful emissions released by a car’s exhaust – carbon monoxide, nitric oxide, nitrogen dioxide, and hydrocarbons – and convert them […]

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A car’s braking system is a complicated thing, involving various parts. Most drivers understand the role of the brake pads, discs, and cables. But what about the brake calipers? What do they do? Why are they important? And how do you know if they’re working properly?

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How to Install a Clutch Kit

September 15, 2021

Replacing a clutch kit is one of those things that leaves most of us thinking of costly mechanic bills. It’s integral to vehicle functionality. It’s not just tinkering around the edges. It is serious work. And actually, kind of a scary prospect because of that. The thing is, replacing a clutch kit isn’t that hard. If you have a bit of basic mechanical knowledge, and the willingness to give DIY a try, you might be able to save yourself a pound or two.

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If you own a car, you probably know that you’ll need to change your engine oil from time to time. But do you know when you need to change it? Acting as a lubricant for all of the moving parts within your vehicle, your engine oil is vitally important to your car’s performance. But because […]

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engine alternator

Not sure when to change your alternator? No problem here are 5 signs it might be time for a new one.

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Catalytic converter

With catalytic converter thefts on the rise get an insight into what is causing this increase and what can be done to protect this key exhaust component,

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Car parts
Next Day Car Parts

August 3, 2021

Here at Online Automotive we understand the importance of getting your parts to you quickly, which is why we offer next day delivery on our parts, click to find out how to take advantage of this service.

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spare car parts

Click the link above to discover our 5 top tips when buying spare car parts online.

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brake pad

Read on to find out our 5 top signs that will let you know your pads need an upgrade.

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expensive exhaust

As an essential component on every vehicle, here’s everything you need to know about exhausts and what to look out for when replacing them.

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van fleet

Buying the right parts for your van is of the utmost importance, so to ensure you don’t get stung when replacing parts with put together this helpful guide.

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Broken down car

Spread the cost of repairing your car with our fix now pay later service here at online automotive.

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car parts

Take a read to find out our top tips for buying cheap car parts online.

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Get an insight into everything you need to know when replacing your car backbox

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Car parts

Get an insight into everything you need to know when buying replacement car parts online in this helpful blog.

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Here are our top 5 advantages of buying car parts online, from convenience to cost savings here’s everything you need to know.

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Get an insight into the most common MOT failures of 2019 so you know what to look out for in the lead up to your next MOT.

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