Product deals of the week: winter checks, car toys and kit

Article Jamie Fretwell
Jan 15, 2013
Halfords Maisto Rock Crawler radio-controlled car

Discounts from Ford and Halfords.

Ford’s winter check is currently ‘free’. Book your Ford car in for a 30-point winter car check at your local Ford dealer, and you’ll get a £20 M&S voucher. The check covers battery, exhaust, tyres, steering, suspension, brakes, wipers and fluids, and costs £19.99. The deal runs until 31 March. See for info.

Bargain toys and car equipment in a big sale at Halfords. The chain has limited stock left in its New Year sale. The Tamco Micro R/C Helicopter with built-in camera is cut from £52.99 to £25, while the Maisto Rock Crawler radio-controlled car is now a bargain £12, down from £39.99. The £79.99 Halfords HP1400 pressure washer is also cut to £39.99, and selected Turtle Wax products are half price. For more, see