First Stop Blog

gray concrete road between brown and green leaf trees

September 30th, 2019

THREE ROAD HAZARDS TO LOOK OUT FOR IN AUTUMN

Driving

Autumn is the season of sunny and dry weather, with pleasant temperatures. It’s famous for its changing colours and the change in landscape.

Weather and road conditions change with the season. To avoid Autumn road hazards – get to know the risk and prepare.

a wet motorway with cars driving down

September 30th, 2019

DRIVING TIPS FOR WET ROADS IN IRELAND

Driving

“I’ll just leave a few minutes early, be grand”, is not going to cut it every single time.  

We gathered simple, yet effective tips for safe wet-weather driving in Ireland.

close up of tyre tread

September 2nd, 2019

FREE TYRE SAFETY CHECK

Tyres

Knowing your tyres are in good condition is vital to keeping yourself, your vehicle passengers and other road users safe when in your car.

Why not take advantage of our FREE tyre safety check!

car driving on road in rural area

September 2nd, 2019

REDUCE YOUR CARBON FOOTPRINT IN A CAR

Driving

Better driving can not only reduce a negative impact on climate change by reducing CO2, but it can also save you a good deal of money by saving fuel.

Here at First Stop Tyre and Car Services we want to help you in becoming a ‘greener’ driver.

close up of tyre on black car

August 14th, 2019

THE MOST VALUABLE SAFETY FEATURE ON YOUR VEHICLE

Tyres

As Ireland’s leading tyre experts, First Stop Tyres and Car Service Ireland have unrivalled experience of keeping the nation’s motorists safe on the road.

Tyres keep you on the road, prevent your vehicle from sliding in the rain, allow you to slow down and stop quickly.

Tyres matter.

person checking oil level in car engine

August 14th, 2019

BASIC VEHICLE SAFETY CHECKLIST

Maintenance

“The little things mean the most. We pick up on the little things as soon as the drivers drive in. These are the small yet important things that the drivers might not notice themselves”

close up of flat tyre

June 27th, 2019

DON’T LET A FLAT TYRE STOP YOU FROM SUMMER ADVENTURES

Maintenance

8 Reasons your tyres go flat and how to avoid the worst-case scenarios.

woman riding in vehicle putting her head and right arm outside the window while travelling the road

June 18th, 2019

10 Summer Driving Tips

Driving

Here are our 10 most important driving tips this summer. 
May your journeys be safe and fun!

black car with bridgestone branding driving through water

June 13th, 2019

Every Vehicle Needs Safe Tyres

Tyres

There are many hidden dangers of cheap and part worn tyres. We at First Stop want to help you to make an informed decision when purchasing tyres. In this blog post we discuss the benefits of premium and mid-range, over cheap and part-worn tyres.