EV Maintenance

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Keep your electric vehicle running smoothly with our guides and resources


Electric Cars: A Comprehensive MOT Guide

Learn how an electric vehicle MOT differs from a petrol or diesel MOT. Plus a range of tips on keeping your EV maintained and in top condition to pass its MOT.

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Why is my EV Taking So Long to Charge?

If your EV is taking more time to charge than it used to, then a common question to ask is why is my EV taking so long to charge? In this article, we will investigate common problems that can cause an EV to charge slower than normal.   We will also … Read more

How Long Do Electric Cars Last?

One of the most common questions that people have when they start thinking about buying an Electric car is just how long they last. While petrol cars can last between 150,000 to 300,000 miles, the question remains: how long can we expect an electric car to last?  In this article, … Read more

EV Owners Guide to Servicing Your Electric Car

Welcome to Electric Car Guides’ introduction to servicing your electric car. It’s vital for EV owners to understand how to properly maintain and service electric cars to keep them running smoothly. Unlike petrol cars, EVs have different components and systems that require specialised attention from trained EV technicians.  In this … Read more

Electric Cars: A Comprehensive MOT Guide

As UK motorists continue to adopt electric cars and many brand-new EV owners will be wondering how an electric car MOT test differs from the traditional MOT test. In this comprehensive EV MOT guide, we investigate everything you need to know about electric MOTs. We’ll explore how an electric MOT … Read more

Do Electric Cars Make a Noise?

Do electric cars make a noise? As the world shifts towards electric cars we need to understand the noises that EVs produce. This article explores the various noises that EVs make, investigating their hums and whirs and the engineering behind their quiet operation. We also explore the artificial sounds that … Read more


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