A Guide to Understanding Used Car Warranties

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All new cars are generally sold with a manufacturer warranty of anywhere from 3-7 years. Once that warranty expires you are usually left without protection, however there is actually an alternative: a used car warranty.  Read our guide to learn all about used car warranties and how they can protect you from unforeseen repair costs. … Read more

How Much Do Pre-Purchase Inspections Cost?

Buying a car can be a significant investment, and you’d want to ensure you’re getting your money’s worth. One of the ways to help ensure this is by conducting a third-party pre-purchase inspection. In this article, you’ll learn about what a pre-purchase or vehicle inspection entails, what the benefits are and how much it costs. … Read more

Calculating Car Depreciation: A Guide

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What is car depreciation? Unlike real estate property which is an appreciating product, it is normal for a car to lose some of its value as it gets older and is used more. Car depreciation is the loss in value of a car over time. It is the single biggest factor that affects the running … Read more

Tips for Maintaining Your Car’s Resale Value

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It is well known that new cars start to lose value as soon as they are driven off the dealer’s forecourt, or indeed while they’re still there. Over the course of ownership, vehicles will lose further value as they age and their condition deteriorates. In this guide, we will share tips on maintaining your car’s … Read more

Should You Buy A Used Car Warranty?

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A used car warranty sometimes, also known as an extended warranty, is usually offered when buying a vehicle from a dealership. Is it really worth paying for cover? In this article, we cover how used car warranties work and whether they are worth buying. What is a used car warranty? Most new cars come with … Read more

Category D & Written Off Cars – A Guide

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When browsing the used-car classifieds to buy a new car you will frequently come across the term ‘Cat D’ or ‘Category D’, usually accompanied by information saying the car is an ‘insurance write-off’ or ‘accident repaired’. Often, it’s difficult to get past the car sales talk and actually understand what is meant, and potential car … Read more

The Ultimate Guide To Buying A Used Car

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If you’re looking to buy a used car, it’s important to make sure you are fully informed about the condition of the vehicle. When Is The Right Time To Buy A Used Car? If you’re looking at a car with a private seller rather than with a dealer there will always be less scope for … Read more