Breakdown cover-watch out for the catch

Breaking down when on a journey is one of the nightmare situations that drivers sometimes find themselves in and whether it is on the way to work, during your journey on holiday or visiting family or friends the hassle that ensues is the reason why most car owners choose to buy breakdown cover. There are a number of companies offering breakdown cover and so it is well worth...
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Should you use a mobile mechanic?

At the moment not many of us can get out in our cars apart from to do the weekly shop unless you are a keyworker. But following the lockdown, many of us will need work doing on our vehicles. It may be that you have just returned to work and do not want to have to have more time off, in which case, you may want to try and use a mobile mechanic. Mobile mechanics are becoming ...
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Preparing your car for a long distance journey

If you are going on a long-distance journey in your car there are some basic checks that you need to do on your vehicle to try and make sure it is road worth and will make the journey without any issues. Depending on what type of travel you are going to be doing, there are many different things you will need to plan for and consider. Not only do you need to think about foo...
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Are you experiencing gear box issues?

Gear box issues are something that many of us dread. It is often not a quick fix and can turn out to be very costly. Regardless of whether you have an automatic or a manual gear box in your car, any vehicle can develop gear box issues. Sometimes these issues are just down to wear and tear and other times it may be that a fault has developed. Often people say that for a while t...
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What else can your insurance company offer?

Insurance is essential to any driver. It is illegal to drive on the public roads without insurance and even to have your car parked on a road without insurance. It can be a very hefty cost for motorists, with some new and inexperienced drives often having to fork out thousands of pounds on their first years’ policy. When you take out car insurance you will often be offered...
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