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How Do Car Reversing Sensors Work?

It’s very easy to misjudge distance when you’re parking, especially when it’s dark, it’s raining, or if you’re in an unfamiliar area. But car reversing sensors can remove all the guesswork and doubt from parking. They make it possible for any driver to perfectly park every time, and in even the tightest of spaces. So … Read more

Car Stickers and Eyelashes in the UK: Are They Legal?

Some people like to decorate their cars. And why not? It’s your car! But while some car decorations are perfectly fine, others are potentially hazardous, and even illegal. If you’re thinking of jazzing up your car, it’s worth knowing where you stand: What’s legal, and what isn’t? Are Car Stickers Legal in the UK? The … Read more

Is It a Good Time to Buy a Car?

With ongoing lockdowns and general economic uncertainty as a result of Covid-19, is it sensible to buy a car in 2021? How has the pandemic affected the price of cars? And if it’s not a good time to buy a car right now, when might the situation improve? In this post we’ll explore the current … Read more

Can I Buy A Car During Lockdown?

During lockdown, only “essential businesses” are allowed to stay open. This usually means supermarkets, pharmacists, and newsagents. But what about car dealerships? Are you allowed to buy a car during lockdown? Can I Buy A Car During Lockdown – The Guidelines and The Law You can buy a car during lockdown. There are no laws … Read more

Buying a Car Online – Hints, Tips and More

You can buy anything online, even a car. However, while you can order certain items online without a second thought, you should take extreme care when buying a car online. Yet there are times when buying a car online might be your only option. During Covid-19 lockdown, car dealerships are not allowed to open. Many … Read more

How to Pay Your Road Tax

What is road tax? Who pays it, how should you pay it, and when should you pay it? What is Road Tax?  The name might suggest that road tax is tax the government collects to pay for the upkeep of the roads. But this isn’t the case. Road maintenance is largely funded out of general … Read more

What is Climate Control in Cars vs. Air Con?

If you’re in the market for a new car, you’re probably reading a lot about the various features available in different cars. Some cars have air conditioning. Others have climate control. Some might claim to have both. Both systems are designed to maintain a comfortable temperature on the inside of the car. But what’s the … Read more

How Long Does a Car Service Take?

Regular services are necessary to keep your car running safely. This can keep you safe, keep your car running and save on repairs in the long run. How Long Does a Car Service Take? Most car services will take no more than three hours. However, over the course of your service, the garage may find … Read more

Should I Buy a Diesel Car in 2021?

Diesel cars get a lot of bad press these days. The government seems keen to paint them as inefficient pollution machines. So they’re applying lots of extra taxes and charges for diesel drivers, and they’re even planning on banning them outright in the near future. But despite all this, diesel cars can still be cheaper … Read more

Why Do I Have a Tyre Repair Kit Instead of a Spare Wheel?

Historically, cars have included a spare wheel as standard. The idea is, if you get a puncture, you can exchange your punctured wheel on the roadside before driving to a garage for a proper replacement. But we’re increasingly seeing cars equipped with tyre repair kits instead of spare wheels. Are you wondering why your car … Read more