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What is a TPMS sensor?

A TPMS sensor an electronic item that connects to the tyre valve that can monitor in real-time the air pressure (often called PSI, pounds per square inch) inside the actual tyre. What do they do? The sensor will alert you via a dashboard light becoming illuminated when pressure in the tyre is too low. Why… Read More »

Honda Civic Sport Mud Guards – Available in the UK

The purpose of mud flaps and splash guards is a relatively simple one. To minimise the spray of water, mud, snow and gravel. This therefore offers protection to the paint on your vehicle along with protecting the passengers, other vehicles, and pedestrians from the flying debris thrown into the air by the rotating tyres. With… Read More »

Honda Announce Swindon Factory Closure

The UK’s car industry has received a tremendous amount of upheaval recently. With tougher emission regulations and a fall in the demand for diesel cars, the sector has needed to adapt. One of the latest disruptions involves Honda’s announcement that they are shutting down their only factory within the EU. The Japanese manufacturer has confirmed… Read More »

Tips for Safer Winter Driving

Carefully consider the below before out in the cold you go! Plan your journey carefully. Start by thinking is this a journey you need to make? Key vehicle checks: Check your windscreen wipers are in excellent condition and fully working Windscreen washer fluid should be topped up with winter strength anti-freeze Ensure you have de-icer… Read More »

7000 Reviews and Counting!

We know that taking time out to complete feedback on your purchases isn’t always the first thing on your mind when you have new parts and accessories to fit so a big thank you from everyone here at Cox Motor Parts to all of our customers who have taken the time to review our service,… Read More »

MK8 Honda Civic Custom Front Sports Grilles

Cox Motor Parts offer a wide range of genuine Honda replacement front grilles for the MK8 (2006 to 2011 models) Civic. The factory fitted perspex grille has unfortunately not been the most resilient to general road use, with even small stones causing cracks in the grille . These are also incredibly expensive to replace like-for-like… Read More »

Top 10 Honda Service Items Infographic

Here at Cox Motor Parts, we always get people asking us about which parts they will need to keep their Honda in the best possible condition and what is required when it comes to servicing so we’ve put together a list of the 10 most common service items a car is likely to need, check… Read More »

Genuine Honda FK8 Civic Type-R Accessories

There’s no denying that the newest Honda Type-R Civic is a great car, it’s won a host of awards and is well on the way to proving it’s the best Type-R yet. Pretty close to perfection we’re sure you’ll agree but there are a selection of accessories we think take it to the next level.… Read More »

Civic Diesel – 10 Things

More efficient, more spacious, quieter, cleaner and just, well, cooler than ever before. The new Honda Civic Diesel isn’t only the best Civic diesel yet, it’s one of the best Honda diesels ever made. Here are 10 reasons why. 01 It’s much cleaner than your average diesel – and petrol – car The car’s 1.6… Read More »

Cox Motor Parts Sponsors Civic Cup Racing

Cox Motor Parts are excited to announce that they are the main sponsor for Civic Cup Racing for 2018! The Civic Cup is one of the most renowned and well patronised clubman racing championships in the UK. Since its formation in 2011 as a series, the Civic Cup has grown to become the headline event… Read More »

2018 Honda Jazz Sport

Honda are excited about the new 2018 Jazz Sport and so are we. Featuring an updated, sportier look with bolder lines, its not like any Jazz you’ve seen before – it will even do 0-62mph in under 9 seconds! We’ll be building up our range of parts and accessories for this new model over the… Read More »

Honda Civic Type-R Wins Another Award

The 2017 Honda Civic Type R has won yet another award, this time for ‘Best Hot Hatch’ from WhatCar?. The news comes just days after the British-built “Godzilla of hot hatches” won a hat-trick of ‘best-of’ awards, including ‘Car of the Year’, ‘International Editors’ Car of the Year’ and ‘Hot Hatch of the Year’ from Top Gear magazine. WhatCar?… Read More »

New for 2018 – Civic Diesel and Jazz

Details have just been released for two exciting new models in the Civic and Jazz ranges for 2018 – here’s what we know so far: 2018 Civic Diesel  Comprehensively revised engine delivers outstanding real-world efficiency and refinement New 1.6 i-DTEC delivers athletic response and agile feeling for the driver Low CO2 emissions (93 g/km) and… Read More »

10 Warning Signs Your Car Tyres Need Replacing [Infographic]

More than 40% of vehicle defect-related deaths in the UK have been found to have been caused by illegal, defective or under-inflated tyres. Last year in the UK, a total of 2,855 casualties were caused by defective vehicles, with dangerous tyres cited as a contributory factor in 968 cases. To make sure you reduce the… Read More »

Over 6000 Reviews! Thank You!

A quick thank you from everyone here at Cox Motor Parts to all of our customers who have taken the time to review our service, that’s over 6000 of you! Our current TrustScore is 9.8 out of 10 and whilst that is very high, we want that to be even higher. Score Correct as of… Read More »

How to Check Engine Oil Levels

Oil in your vehicle plays a critical role therefore it is important that you know how to check the levels. Honda recommends to check your engine oil level each time the vehicle is refuelled, as recommended in your owners handbook. Petrol Engine Oil Level Checking Use this procedure for normal service checking of oil level.… Read More »