MOT test to toughen up to cover manufacturer recalls

Currently, around 2.39m UK cars have outstanding safety recalls, some with dangerous defects. Because of this, the DVSA, Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency wants a check for manufacturer recalls to be included in the MOT test. These checks are included in roadworthiness assessments in Germany, where a car fails if the owner hasn’t acted upon […]

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Telematics Box – What is it?

It is every car owners desire to pay lower car insurance premiums. Insurance brokers always seem to be in negotiation ‘battles’ with their clients who ask for lower premiums. However, the insurance company needs to be convinced the client deserves an insurance discount. Telematics is an innovative technology that can provide a solution in this […]

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Tips for Buying a Used Car from a Dealer

Used cars are affordable and easily available, and when buying from a reputable car dealer you gain many advantages.  Here are some useful tips Good Warranty Ensure the dealer provides the car with a decent warranty. You want to avoid a situation where you buy a car that constantly breaks down shortly after purchase. Bearing […]

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