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Buyers guide to pre-registered cars

While buying a brand new car might be alluring, and being the first driver registered to the car certainly has its benefits, it’s not necessarily the right choice for you. Before you make you decide, read our guide to pre-registered vehicles to see if it’s the best option for your needs. When it’s time to […]

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What you need to drive in Europe

Make sure you’re not caught out by European driving regulations this summer.  Here’s everything you need to drive in Europe. With cheap ferry and channel tunnel crossings available making travel to Europe by car a synch, the prospect of planning a holiday on the continent – or even booking a last minute deal – is […]

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Ins and Outs of Air Conditioning

While most cars these days it’s almost unheard of to find a new car that doesn’t come with some form of air conditioning as standard, it surprising how often people misunderstand how their car’s air conditioning works. This results in a lack of maintenance that can massively reduce its usefulness. So to make sure you’re […]

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The truth about average speed cameras

Dispelling the myths and misconceptions surrounding average speed cameras, we get down to the truth of how they work and how you can avoid getting fined. While we can all understand the need to monitor speeds from a safety perspective, no one like seeing the yellow of a speed camera in the road ahead. With […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Driving Safely & Avoiding Distractions

There are now more cars on British roads than ever before. As such, the risk of accidents has increased and there are thousands of casualties and fatalities on a yearly basis. Throughout this guide we’ll take a look at how you can improve your driving to be safer on the roads, whilst analysing some of […]

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What to do if your windscreen gets damaged

The windscreen of your car performs an important job – so if you’re driving with a damaged windscreen you need to be aware of the laws and risks. In this guide we will tell you all you need to know to help you prevent or fix your windscreen-related issues! How do i stop a crack from […]

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Guide to essential dashboard warning lights

Guide to essential dashboard warning lights Modern cars are becoming increasingly more complex with the addition of brand new technology and features. All these new features come with a new button or symbol for drivers learn and understand. Dashboard warning lights have been around for decades and convey crucial information to drivers. These symbols can just […]

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Best Car Accessories to Buy

There was a time when the only car accessory we ever needed was a car stereo. Of course, that was before modern technology reared its gorgeous head and showed us that the driving experience could be a lot more comfortable and safer with the innovative car accessories being sold in the market today. Manufacturers are […]

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The buyers guide to car finance

*Originally posted 23rd December 2015. The post has been updated to include more recent information. Which Car Finance is right for me? Buying a new car is an exciting experience for anyone, but it can quickly become a stressful one if you’re bombarded with car finance payment options and financial jargon that you’re not familiar […]

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Intro to Suzuki’s Small Car Range

We take a look at Suzuki’s small car range to you decide which one is the right choice for you Although the roads seem to be dominated by SUVs and crossover vehicles, it’s still small cars that make up the majority of new car sales in the UK.  According to statistics gathered by the Society of […]

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Parking Guide [Infographic]

Parking Guide Infographic – An infographic by T W White & Sons NOTE: This article has been updated to include a description of the bay parking instructions.  It was originally posted on 10th April 2013. Ever found yourself going backward and forwards as you hold up a whole queue of drivers while you try and […]

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Check and top up your engine coolant – Step by step guide

With the hot weather hitting the UK  you might not think the increased temperatures will have too much of an effect on your car. However, it is essential to regularly check and top up your engine coolant level when needed. Don’t dismiss the warm weather’s impact on your vehicle, as letting your engine coolant level drop […]