How To Guides

Hints and Tips: “Changing Your Radiator”

Maybe it was due to the lovely long summer but, for some reason, we have seen an increase in Figgies with broken radiators. It is possible to change these yourselves and so, this month, Toby and the team show you how to change the Figgy radiator. We can supply all the...

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Hints and Tips: “Changing The Washer Pumps”

When you want to spray water on the windscreen, there is actually a pump that squirts the wash solution onto the screen for you. Over time these can wear out and fail, so this month Toby and the team show you how to change the pump yourself. We can supply all the...

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How Far Would You Travel For Our Free Health Check?

This month, two separate Figgy owners travelled down from Scotland to see us, bringing their cars for our free Figaro Health Check. This was a good decision in both cases. Firstly, we identified a potential safety issue on one of the Figgies, which we were delighted...

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Hints and Tips: How To Wax Your Figaro

No, it's not an April Fool and we haven't opened a beauty salon for giving facials to your Figaros! The wax treatment we are describing is applied to the underside of the car and inside the box as part of rust prevention and water proofing treatments. Some owners do...

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Video: How To Fit A New Figaro Steering Rack

After working your way through our library of helpful "How To" videos, we think you're ready to tackle a bigger task. So this month, we're going to teach you how to replace and refit a new Figaro steering rack. As you can see from the video, this will only take you 2...

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Hints and Tips: The Car Won’t Start In Park Mode

One of the common problems with a Figgy is the "Parking Bush" wears out over time. This means that even though you are trying to start the car in "Park" mode, the Figaro thinks you are still in "Drive" and won't let you start the car. So, this month, our helpful Hints...

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Hints and Tips: What To Do With Noisy Fan Belts!

There are few things more annoying than the whine of a noisy Figaro alternator belt! This can be caused by it coming loose or perishing through age etc. So, this month, our helpful Hints and Tips video shows you how to tighten the fan belt and how to change it...

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