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January, 2015

  • 6 January

    Car Safety on the Road in the Winter Months

    Winter tyre

    So if you’re looking to prepare your car for winter, what do you need to do? Preparing your car Well firstly you’ll need your lights, wiper and heater much more than at any other time of year, so you need to make sure your battery is in top-notch condition. A …

April, 2014

  • 2 April

    Turning Around: Why Tire Dealers Recommend Rotating Your Tires

    Turning Around: Why Tire Dealers Recommend Rotating Your Tires

    Whenever you purchase tires from one of the many tire dealers in your area, you will probably be told to have them rotated every 6,000 miles. Many people ignore this advice, since requires them to either rotate the tires themselves or pay for someone else to do it. What these …

March, 2014

  • 26 March

    Locked Out of Your Car? 3 Ways You Can Get Back In

    Locked Out of Your Car? 3 Ways You Can Get Back In

    Almost everyone who has ever driven a car can relate to the embarrassment and frustration of that realization that the keys have been locked in the car.  It doesn’t matter how responsible or focused a person normally is, there will always be a day when stress or distractions will get …

  • 21 March

    Using Your Vehicle for Hauling? A Quick Guide to What Haulage Insurance Covers (and Doesn’t)

    If you are in the haulage business you may be operating just a single van, truck or HGV, or a whole fleet of different vehicles. In any event, the law requires that each of those vehicles is insured at least to a minimum standard of third party cover. As you …

  • 11 March

    Technological Advances Are Showing Up in Vehicles at a Rapid Pace

    New technology for automobiles appears at lightning speed no matter the pace of the market.  Innovative safety features – and those focused on convenience – usually appear in the upmarket vehicles and gradually become more widespread as production is streamlined and the price of parts decreases.  Eventually most high-tech options …

  • 6 March

    Ownership Tips: Keeping up with Car Costs

    Keeping Up with Car Costs

    Motoring is more expensive than it looks on the surface.  The purchase price of a car is a big up-front investment, but it’s really just the beginning in terms of overall car spending keeping you on the road.  From the start, financing fees add to the cost of driving, requiring …