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Check cars if driving for the first time in weeks

Flat batteries and stuck handbrakes could be a concern

Flat batteries, incorrect tyre pressures and seized handbrakes - just some of the issues motorists could be facing if they haven't driven for a few weeks.

The number of cars on the Island's roads has been cut during the coronavirus lockdown.

As restrictions begin to be lifted, some drivers may be getting back behind the wheel for the first time.

As well as needing to carry out tyre, fluid and light checks beforehand, Paul Piercy from Auto Solutions says you may notice some unusual sounds once on the road:

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