Entries are open for the BIG Awards 2024 – Enter here!
Entries are now open for the Independent Garage Association’s (IGA) British Independent Garage of the Year Awards 2024; a night to showcase and celebrate the best of Britain’s independent automotive sector. Why Enter the BIG Awards? Join us as we shine a spotlight on the backbone of the independent automotive industry – from outstanding garages […]
Autodata Technical Issue 69 – Knocking noise from the RH front of a 2013 Citroën DS5 1,6
Each month the Autodata team answers a common technical question and provides a printable document with technical diagrams to download and keep, exclusively for IGA members. Q. We are struggling to find the cause of a knocking noise from the RH front of a 2013 Citroën DS5 1,6 when driving over rough roads or when […]
What’s on at the RMI Academies – December 2023
The RMI Academy of Automotive Skills offers a wide range of high-quality MOT, management, technical and annual training, with preferential prices for IGA members. No matter your training needs, we are here to help you grow your business and develop your staff with sites in Runcorn, Southam, Lincoln and Winchester. Don’t forget to take advantage […]
Be Aware – December 2023
What is a payment in lieu of notice? “Unfortunately I am having to consider a number of redundancies. If I terminate an employee (or they resign) and I want to make a payment in lieu of notice instead of them working their notice period, do I still record their last working day as the date […]
A guide to managing your money from automotive charity Ben
Managing your money Our money isn’t something we always openly talk about with others so it can be confusing to know what to spend your money on or how best to save or invest it. How much your mate spends on a car or what they’re able to save in a month is probably different […]
2023/24 MOT Annual Training Update – Beat the end of year rush!
There are only four months left for testers to complete their mandatory MOT annual training or be suspended from testing, however there’s still time to complete it before the end of the year! Stay on top of your requirements and book your preferred training option with The RMI Academy of Automotive Skills today to avoid […]
Press Release – Entries Open for IGA’s BIG Awards 2024!
Entries are now open for the Independent Garage Association’s (IGA) British Independent Garage of the Year Awards 2024; a night to showcase and celebrate the best of Britain’s independent automotive sector. With a diverse range of categories, the BIG Awards provide a unique platform for recognising excellence in the independent automotive sector. The categories open […]