What Is AdBlue And Do You Need It?

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Most modern diesel cars require AdBlue to function. Our guide explains what AdBlue is and why your diesel car may need it, and when you should refill it. What is AdBlue? AdBlue is a diesel exhaust fluid that is used in vehicles equipped with Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology to reduce emissions of oxides of … Read more

How Do Speed Guns and Cameras Work?

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You’ve likely talked to someone who received a ticket in the mail for speeding, or indeed got one yourself. Unfortunately, it can sometimes be tricky to understand where and how you ended up with the ticket, and whether it was fair. This article will guide you through how speed cameras in the UK work, what … Read more

The Different Types of Car Insurance

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In the UK, you are legally obliged to have car insurance if you’re driving a car. Read on to find out everything you need to know about the different types of car insurance available and more. Why do I need car insurance? Car insurance is compulsory in the United Kingdom. All drivers must have insurance … Read more

Car Won’t Start? Here’s What To Check

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There are very few things in life that cause more frustration than your car not starting, especially just before embarking on an important trip. This article will guide you through some of the most common problems why a car won’t start so that you can make a diagnosis and determine the next steps. There are … Read more

How Much Should You Pay for Wheel Alignment?

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It’s important that your vehicle’s wheels are properly aligned as it will help improve vehicle handling as well as prolong the life of your tyres. This article will help you understand why wheel alignment is an important aspect of car maintenance and how much you should pay for it. What is wheel alignment? A wheel … Read more

What Is Hypermiling And Should You Do It?

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With fuel prices skyrocketing, some drivers have resorted to innovative ways of saving fuel and adopting fuel-efficient driving techniques called hypermiling. In this article, we explain what it is and whether you should do it to save fuel costs. What is hypermiling? Hypermiling is a term used to describe a driving technique that allows a … Read more

How To Change A Tyre – Step by Step

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Getting a flat tyre can happen to anyone, anywhere and probably at the most inconvenient time. That’s why knowing how to change a tyre is such an important skill to have even if you never ever end up actually using it. You can reduce the likelihood of getting a flat tyre by looking after your … Read more

Do Traffic Lights All Have Cameras?

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Red light cameras (or traffic light cameras) are an effective way of making roads safer. Since the early 2000s, traffic light cameras have been increasingly used in the United Kingdom, especially at busy junctions to enforce red light rules. How do they work and are they really necessary? Read on to find out. How do … Read more