Left Hand Drive in the UK: Is It Allowed

You might be planning to bring a car to the UK from abroad, importing a dream car or whether you have your eye on a classic car. Whatever the situation, if your vehicle is left-hand drive, find out more about the rules and what you need to consider. Can you drive a left hand drive … Read more

How Often Can You Do a Speed Awareness Course?

If you’re caught speeding, you might get a fine, along with some points on your licence. But in some cases, you might be able to avoid the fine and the points by taking a speed awareness course. What is a Speed Awareness Course? A speed awareness course is a workshop, usually lasting a day, that’ll … Read more

Are You Insured to Drive in a Red Weather Warning?

Yes. You are insured to drive during a red weather warning. You’re also insured to drive during an amber and yellow weather warning. Driving during extreme weather conditions will not invalidate your car insurance. If you’re involved in an accident while driving in extreme weather, you’ll still be covered, and you’ll still be able to … Read more

Car Aircon Smells: How to Fix Stale, Damp & Musty Aircon

In warmer weather, your car’s air con can feel like a lifesaver. But what if, along with the cool and refreshing air, your car aircon also blasts out something nasty – a stale, damp, or musty smell? You can’t clean the system physically, but there are a few things you can do to get rid … Read more

Can You Fail a Speed Awareness Course?

If you speed on UK roads, you could get a fine, and points on your licence. This will likely push up the cost of your car insurance. But in some cases, you might be able to avoid the points and the fine if you agree to attend a speed awareness course. Who is Eligible for … Read more

Car Aircon Not Working – What To Do Next

If your car aircon is not cold enough, or if it’s blowing hot air, there are a few things you can try to do to find the cause of the issue. Unfortunately, you’ll almost certainly have to call a professional to get this fixed. But if you can identify the source of the problem, at … Read more

How to Remove Dog Hair From Your Car

Let’s look at some effective ways to remove dog hair from your car. How to Stop Dog Hair Building Up In Your Car Get your dog a special blanket, just for car journeys. This will limit the amount of dog hair that gets into your car’s upholstery, and you can easily wash the blanket between … Read more

Paying for a New Car: Are Bank Transfers Safe?

What’s the safest way to buy a new car from a private seller? By far the fastest and most convenient way is with a bank transfer. You’ll send your money directly from your account to the seller’s. They’ll get their money within a few hours. There’s no need to wait for cheques to clear, and … Read more

How to View Dash Cam Footage

If you need to make a claim on your car insurance, dash cam footage can help your insurers see exactly what happened and ensure that the claim is settled fairly. But how you view your dash cam footage will depend on the type of dash cam you have. How to View Your Dash Cam Footage … 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