Are you having issues with your starter motor?

Starter motor problems often become more apparent this time of year as the cold weather kicks in. If you have an older vehicle or one that has high mileage you may start to notice that a number of issues start to arise. Over time many parts on a car become worn out and will need to be replaced. One of these parts that can go and need replacing is a starter motor. As the starte...
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Fuel crisis – is it over?

Over the last few weeks there has been a lot of talks about a fuel crisis. For a short time many garages ran out of petrol and diesel but this was mostly due to the fact that motorists were scared in to thinking that they were not going to be able to get any so went out and panic bought. Although the situation does now seem to have calmed down a fair bit, the prices are sti...
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Can you change your car if it still has finance on it?

If you have a car that you bought on finance but want or need to get rid of it, then you need to ensure you do it the right way. You are not allowed to sell a car that has finance on it even if you intend on using that money to pay off the remaining finance. Some owners will do this but you can get in trouble and the person who buys the car may be responsible for the debt if i...
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When is the right time to get a new car?

Many of us rely on our cars to get us to and from work, to allow us to socialise with others and to go on holiday or days out. When choosing a car, you first need to decide if you want a new or used car. If you decide to buy a new car you may wonder how long you should keep it before changing it again. You may have your car on a PCP agreement which allows you to hand it bac...
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Making sure you save towards an MOT

When it comes to cars there are a number of expenses that you have to fork out over the year. An MOT is one of them and although the MOT itself only costs around £40, the work required to get it to pass can quickly rack up into the hundreds. The MOT is an inspection that needs to be carried out by an authorised garage. It is designed to check that certain parts are function...
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