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

Locked Keys in Your Car or Boot: Here’s What To Do

You’ve locked your keys in your car, or your boot. It’s a very easy mistake to make! But if you do this somewhere miles from home, you might be stranded. And as most people attach their house keys to their car keys, if you lock yourself out of your car you might also lock yourself … Read more

Lost Car Keys – What To Do Next

Retrace Your Steps It might be a cliché, but it sometimes gets results! When you lose something, ask yourself – where did I have it last? Then retrace your steps. Losing your car keys is annoying, especially if you’re in a hurry. But it pays to be methodical here. Check any handbag you’ve used recently. … Read more

Key Won’t Turn in Car: How to Fix the Problem

Key won’t turn in your car? This could be a simple issue with a simple fix. Or it could mean that it’s time to head to the garage. In any case, there are a few things you can try to address the cause of the problem, and to find a solution. Key Won’t Turn in … 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 Unlock a Steering Wheel

Has your car steering wheel locked? Don’t panic. No matter what the cause, it can be quite easy to unlock a steering wheel. But before you explore the how, we need to explore the why. Why do Steering Wheels Lock? A car’s steering wheel lock is an essential safety feature that stops your car from … Read more

Hay fever Tablets and Driving – How to Stay Safe

Hay fever is horrible. And while hay fever tablets can ease your symptoms, making it possible for you to enjoy the warmer weather, they can come with some side effects. You should therefore take care when taking hay fever tablets if you also plan on driving. Is it Legal to Drive After Taking Hay Fever … Read more

Someone Scratched My Car & Didn’t Leave a Note

Someone scratched your car and didn’t leave a note? While it’s unlikely that you’ll ever catch the scratcher, there are still some things you can and should do if you find a scratch on your car. In this post we’ll explain the steps you should take, before offering tips on how you can avoid this … Read more

Car Insurance Scams: Ghost Broking & More

Opportunistic criminals will go to any length to scam unsuspecting members of the public. Every industry has its share of scams. In this post, we’ll explore some of the common car insurance scams. We’ll examine the sort of techniques scammers use, and let you know what sort of red flags to look out for. What … 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