The Perils of Purchasing Flood-Damaged Cars

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Climate change continues to leave a tangible imprint on our environment, with floods becoming increasingly prevalent. In the UK, the repercussions of this phenomenon are felt strongly, with regions such as Cumbria, Lancashire, and Yorkshire experiencing severe flooding in 2015, leading to substantial loss and damage to property, including cars. However, this unfortunate circumstance has […]

The Best Age To Buy a Used

The Best Age To Buy a Used Car

Buying a used car can be a financially savvy decision, but it comes with its own set of considerations, chiefly among them being the age of the vehicle. This piece delves into the optimal age range for a used car purchase, taking into account various factors including depreciation, reliability, and maintenance costs. Key Considerations When […]

Avoid Buying a Car With Outstanding Finance

Avoid Buying a Car With Outstanding Finance

Did you know that nearly 90% of new car deals in the UK are made using finance? This means that 9/10 cars you see in your local area have outstanding loans. This is not an issue. If your seller doesn’t tell you upfront about the car they want to transfer onto you, it could be […]

A Guide To Used Car Warranties

A guide to used cars

Are you thinking about purchasing a used vehicle? Before making your purchase, here are some things to keep in mind about used car warranties. Most new cars come with a manufacturer’s warranty which covers repairs and replacements for an agreed upon period. But what about used cars? That depends. A dealership may offer warranty coverage […]

Classic Car MOT Check and MOT Exemption

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After a 2018 law change, owners were delighted to hear that 300,000 more classic cars would be exempt from MOT. The law has changed to allow vehicles in the UK to be MOT exempt after they reach 40 years old. The new rules were put into effect in May 2018. However, many classic car enthusiasts […]

All about AskMID Insurance Check

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What is AskMid? AskMid has been a popular tool for UK drivers. It has been used by millions and receives around 50,000 requests per day. These numbers are remarkable for a website that does only one thing and looks like it was created in the early days of the Internet. What is AskMid? What is […]

Has My Car Been in an Accident?

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When you buy a car, you need to have a good relationship with the seller. While you want to ensure that you are buying the right car for your needs, they also want to sell it at a fair price. The AA estimates that new cars can lose 40% their value within one year of […]

Top 5 Reliable Used Cars in the UK

top 5 reliable used cars in the UK

Sometimes buying a used vehicle is the best choice. It is possible to save money while still getting a great car. It can be hard to find a reliable used vehicle. It’s not a good idea to buy a lemon. We’ve put together a list of seven reliable used cars in the UK to help […]

Explaining Used Car Warranties

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Are you looking to purchase a used car? Before you make your purchase, here are some things to know about used car warranties. The majority of new cars come with a manufacturer’s warranty which covers repairs and replacements for a specified time. What about used cars? What about used cars? It depends. A dealership may […]

How Much CO2 Does Your Car Emit Yearly?

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Carbon Dioxide is a greenhouse gas that we all know from cars. This is a major contributor to global warming and air pollution. These are the two main reasons we monitor CO2 gas emissions. Global CO2 emissions Transport is responsible for 25% of the UK’s greenhouse gases emissions, according to the UK government. According to […]