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

Used Car Checklist – What You Need to Know

If you’re looking to buy your first car, there are many benefits to buying a used car. It can save you money in more ways than one. The upfront cost of buying a second-hand car will always be lower than the upfront cost of buying a brand new car. The running costs can be lower … 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

Classic Car MOT Rules and Requirements 2020

Do you drive a classic car? If so, are you aware that the MOT regulations for classic cars recently changed? This is your essential guide to the new classic car MOT rules and requirements for 2020 and beyond. Don’t worry – if you drive a classic car, the rules changed for the better! What is … Read more

Hospital Car Seat Policy: Leaving Hospital with a Newborn

When your baby’s first born, you’ll have a lot on your mind. It’s easy to overlook certain things – such as how you’ll get your newborn home from the hospital! You can’t just carry them home, and obviously they can’t just sit next to you in a car or taxi. When leaving hospital with a … Read more

When Does a Child Not Need a Car Seat?

There are almost no circumstances in which a child does not need a car seat. The law is crystal clear: If a child is travelling in any car, they must sit in an appropriate car seat or booster seat until they turn 12, OR until they reach 135cm in height – whichever comes first. This … Read more