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PostHeaderIcon Frugal Do It Yourself Windshield Chip Repair

You were driving the kids to school that morning when you heard a sharp Whack in front of you. The sound is enough to quiet the kids in the back seat and one of them even asks quietly, “Did somebody just shoot at us?” After your heart settles back down into your chest, you realize you’ve just been hit with a rock and now you’ve got a glittering divot at eye level in your windshield. This frugal method with help you pinch those pennies and save yourself from having to replace the whole windshield.

First inspect the hole in the windshield

Carefully inspect the damage. If it is not very deep and you don’t feel sharp edges when you run your fingers over it, it probably doesn’t need a professional to fix or replace it. If you realize it’s deep into the inner resin of the second layer, then you may want to consider doing your research and hiring a professional. Or if the crack goes all the way through the three layers of glass and you can feel a breeze whistling through when you are at speed, then consider using the Auto Glass Guru to replace the windshield. Otherwise, you will be able to easily repair a small hole and save yourself a significant amount of money.

Before you start

Go to any big box store such as Walmart or Target to purchase a two part adhesive kit with two syringes of adhesive that you’ll need to mix.  You can also purchase these types at auto parts stores like O’Reilly’s or Autozone if you’re looking for a bit higher quality.  Now you’re ready.

Make sure your windshield is at room temperature and completely dry. If you have access, do these steps inside a climate controlled garage. Or even a covered canopy on a cool day is fine. You can use a hair dryer to get the glass to room temperature or at least close to that.

Next Steps

Peal the backing from the adhesive disc and apply it to the crack, making sure to remove any bubbles around the edges and ensuring all areas are firmly in place. Now place the adhesive adapter over the crack and press down firmly, making sure it covers the crack and is stuck to the adhesive disk. Now we will mix the two compounds in the syringe. This can be accomplished by pouring the adhesive and the hardener into the to syringe.

Now the use the enclosed push pin and insert it into the body of the syringe to allow air to move in and out of the syringe. Attach the syringe to the adapter and you’re now ready to begin. Remove the pin and push the plunger down, removing all the air in the process. Once it’s bottomed out, put the pin back into the hole and slowly pull the plunger back up, creating a small bit of suction. Once the plunger reaches the end, it will click into a clipped slot and stay there. Pull the pin out once more and allow the air to slowly return to the barrel. Once that is done, replace the pin and pull the clip so the syringe plunger moves freely and push the plunger down, forcing the adhesive into the crack.  Repeat this process a few times to ensure the crack is completely filled with adhesive. This may take you several times of pin out, pin in, pin out, pin in method until you’ve completely filled the crack, so don’t try to cut corners and make it faster.

One major thing to avoid is trying the push the plunger faster to fill the crack quickly. This will most likely cause the adhesive disk to come unglued and probably squirt glue out the sides and everywhere. The cleanup is a nightmare and defeats the frugality of the project. So just don’t get too excited about finishing quickly. Having said that though, this process only takes about four hours so you will be done and driving in the sunshine in half a day. Not bad for a Frugal DIY windshield fix.

Why it’s important to fix a chipped windshield

The biggest issue most of us who are trying to live frugally have with getting a chip in our windshield is we think, “Oh, it’s small and not worth trying to fix. I don’t have to spend the money right now. I can wait.”

The problem with this mindset is that the chip is a break in the integrity of the windshield as a whole. Today’s car manufacturers have engineered their cars to create a wholly safe vehicle and the structure of the windshield is a key part of that safety. The windshield engineered to keep the frame of the roof stable, so if it’s damaged and you’re in a rollover accident, there is a high likelihood that your roof could collapse and injure or kill those inside.
The front windshield is made specifically to be safer than even the side windows of your car. Side windows of cars are made of tempered glass that, when hit, will shatter into a thousand small pieces that, though sharp, will most likely cause less damage. But tempered glass doesn’t hold up very well with a constant barrage of debris hitting it at high velocity, so it doesn’t last very long as a front windshield. So auto engineered made windshield with three layers. A highly flexible resin is sandwiched between two thin layers of tempered glass. This creates a strong barrier that lasts a lot longer with proper care and fixing when it’s chipped. The key to it’s longevity is to fix any chips in order to maintain that safety and strength.

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PostHeaderIcon 4 Reasons to Hire a Van

There are many occasions in life when a family car just isn’t big enough for what you need it for. Whether you are moving to a new house, touring with your band, or transporting goods for your business, there comes a time when a van hire is the more practical choice. Whether you live in Manchester or Birmingham, van hire isn’t expensive, and you are always assured of a backup vehicle should any problems arise. In this article, we’re going to take a look at four times when it makes sense to hire a van.

Moving House

If you are moving to a new house and don’t have a lot of belongings to move, hiring a van will be more cost effective than hiring a removals firm. There are a lot of high expenses involved with moving house, so don’t let the cost of moving your belongings be one of them. You can often hire a van for a 24-hour period through companies such as Empire Van Hire who provide Birmingham van hire, which is ideal for most house moves. Van hire is also a good idea for students heading off to university for the first time.

Picking Up Bulky Items

If you’ve ever bought anything from a website like eBay or Gumtree, you know that most bulky items are available for collection only. Whether you are buying a new bed or a desk for your office, hiring a van to pick it up is almost always going to be the best option. With so many different types of van to choose from, you can pick the one that fits your item perfectly. Hiring a van is also a good idea if you’ve purchased something online but don’t want to shell out for expensive delivery costs, or have to wait in for a delivery. Instead, you can pick it up for a lower cost and in your own time.

Business Use

Small companies often find that there is a very small margin between profit and loss. Those that deliver goods may not want to have to invest in their own van, as not only is this an expensive upfront payment, but the cost of maintenance can be pricy as well. Van hire is often the most economical solution for small businesses as you just have to pay a daily or monthly fee and pay for the cost of petrol. Any maintenance is included within the price, and if your van runs into issues, your company won’t be responsible for fixing them.

Travelling to Gigs

If you are a musician in a band, you’ll likely know how difficult it can be to transport all the band members and the equipment in a car. In fact, it’s often impossible when you consider the size of amplifiers and drums. Again, this is another time when van hire just makes sense. Whether you are playing gigs, weddings or pubs, hiring a van is an economical and practical way of getting to and from the premises with your equipment.

There are a variety of occasions when hiring a van is the best decision for your transportation needs.

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PostHeaderIcon The Best Apps for UK Drivers in 2018

In the current digitally-connected world, there is a plethora of clever driving apps at our finger tips, all designed to make our experience on the road easier, safer and more budget-friendly. CarFinance Plus, who are specialists in bad credit car finance loans, have scoured the market and narrowed down their top four apps for UK drivers in 2018. And, thankfully, all are available to download right now on iOS and Android. 

PetrolPrices.com

If you’ve been spending a little too much of your wages on after-work drinks and Christmas presents this month, then you might find this handy little free app helpful, which compares petrol and diesel prices across the UK and has around 8,500 stations in its database. Its key feature is the price engine, which automatically informs you of the cheapest fuel options based on your current location. You can also set your own preferences, including fuel type and radius distance.

Moreover, if you’re taking a long trip somewhere (we all have to pay our family a visit at some point), there is an option to compare prices all along the route, allowing for careful forward planning. Saving money on fuel has never been easier!

YourParkingSpace

Finding a parking space can prove to be a nightmare and is often rather costly, particularly in large, busy cities. Luckily, this app allows you to search for and pre-book parking spots across the UK in just a few simple taps. There are currently over 250,000 spaces on the database, saving us time and money, whilst also helping locals make good use of their spare parking spaces and earning an additional income – it’s a win-win for all of us.

Waze

Arguably one of the most useful apps for drivers on the market right now, this completely free app provides real-time road information curated by other users. A frequently updated feed can tell you where there are traffic jams, accidents, police traps and other important information, while creating the best possible route to a destination.

Other features include the ability to compare fuel prices, voice navigation, local sights/business information, automatic re-routing and the capacity to inform your nearest-and-dearest of your ETA, so you won’t have to be the ‘always-late-friend’ ever again.

Monitoring apps

If you’re a new driver you might already be well aware of the way many insurance companies are now using smartphone apps to track user driving behaviour, which works much in the same way as ‘black box’ telematics monitoring installed in your car. The use of these new apps can help reduce car insurance premiums, by demonstrating to providers that you are safe and proficient behind the wheel.

These apps are more cost effective and user-friendly than telematics devices and also do not require any form of installation, which is why many young drivers in particular are switching to these as a way to save money. Many of these apps will also send users tailored feedback on how to improve their driving styles and take better care of their cars.

So there we have it, a round-up of the hottest apps for drivers around at the moment. Which ones will you be downloading?

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PostHeaderIcon The Relationship of James May & Sarah Frater

For those who don’t know, James May is a car lover and a TV star who hosts shows on ITV, Sky, Channel 4 and BBC networks. He is presently in a relationship with Sarah Farter (a dance critic).

James and Sarah’s love affair

The relationship started in 2002. All things in life, be it playing online casinos, working in an office, starting a family and so forth requires people to meet certain requirements first. This is why fans see James and Sarah’s relationship as a bit off the beat because they would love to see them meet the marriage requirement.

James and Sarah bring out the real meaning of love and prove that if two people are truly in love, it is not necessary to get married in order to live together in these present times.

They live in Hammersmith in the Western part of London. They are in a live-in relationship and many at times they have been seen together in various parties and events.

They have been asked so many times about them getting married, however, it appears like they are comfortable with each other the way they are. A marriage ceremony is like a designer showcasing his work and their love is true to the extent they have ignored calls from people to tie the knot.  They live with each other freely and happily like gamblers enjoying free slots no download no registration. They do not have any children yet. They only live with a cat.

More about who Sarah is

Sarah Frater is only known as James’ lover. She is a dance critic and a blog writer. She also writes for shows on dance and her blogs are loved by professionals and people that enjoy dancing. People believe that she is a dancer that decided to become a dance critic later.

Lately, she has been part of the popular dance blog known as standard.co.uk. She is a popular name from British dance lovers, however she is less popular than his star lover.

More about who James is

James is the original co-presenter of Top Gear series. However, in 2002 when its edited version was telecast, he was not there.

But since he has many fans, the show-makers were forced to have him back and so from the 2nd series, he was the host. He took the place of Dawe and people used to called him “Captain Slow” because he had a careful driving style. The slow driving is probably because he wouldn’t want to look like he is driving a laferrari spyder in a sports competition and also to avoid causing an accident. James is one of the highly paid anchors; his overall net worth is ten million dollars.

Conclusion

Sarah and James are satisfied with their relationship and this could be the main reason why they do not find it necessary to proof it by getting married legally. There have never been any bad rumours about their relationship hence why they are seen as the most compatible couple.

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PostHeaderIcon Vehicle Maintenance Schedules

5 Reasons it is Better to Schedule Maintenance with Your Dealer

Keeping your car in good shape is highly important. It’s what helps ensure that your car is always roadworthy and won’t let you down when it really matters. With this in mind it makes complete sense to have your car serviced regularly. Where should you go for your service though? Does it make more sense to go to an independent garage or should you go to a dealer?

The Cost

To get your car serviced there is actually very little in the cost between going to a smaller garage and taking your car to a dealer. There is a difference of just 6% between the two. This begs the question, is it worth taking risks with your car? If you go to a dealer you know that the service you will get is definitely to the standards expected by the manufacturer. Is a 6% saving really worth taking a risk with your car.

Expertise

The mechanics that work in a dealership deal with just that make of car. They know all of the little idiosyncrasies that each particular model may possess and they can ensure that your car will get better treatment than it would anywhere else. It’s not just that the mechanics spend all of their time working on cars with the same make. They also tend to be factory certified so they have a higher qualification related directly to the make of car that you drive. This will ensure that your car is in the safest of hands.

Better Quality Parts

This one speaks for itself. When you get your cars serviced or repaired at the dealership, the parts that are put into your car are the absolute best quality. They’re the manufacturer’s recommended parts so you can rest easy that there will be no third party parts or any inferior products put into your car.

Superior Facilities

When you take your car to a dealer, the facilities that they have on offer are always top notch. It’s not just that their facilities are better than an independent garage, it’s that the facilities are tailored to deal with cars like yours. This instantly means that taking your car to a dealer means your car will be getting the absolute best treatment.

Better Customer Service

As dealerships tend to be directly answerable to the manufacturer of the car they tend to focus on quality customer service a lot more than other garages. This means that if you take your car to a dealer you know that you will be getting high quality customer service while it is getting fixed. This is something that is overlooked a lot in the motor trade, so if being treated perfectly is important to you, you should be taking your car to the dealer.

No matter what car you have you know that it will be in great hands if you take it to the dealer. Make sure that you look after your car and give it the kind of treatment that it deserves. Visit your dealer today.

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PostHeaderIcon Vehicle Maintenance Schedules

5 Reasons it is Better to Schedule Maintenance with Your Dealer

Keeping your car in good shape is highly important. It’s what helps ensure that your car is always roadworthy and won’t let you down when it really matters. With this in mind it makes complete sense to have your car serviced regularly. Where should you go for your service though? Does it make more sense to go to an independent garage or should you go to a dealer?

The Cost

To get your car serviced there is actually very little in the cost between going to a smaller garage and taking your car to a dealer. There is a difference of just 6% between the two. This begs the question, is it worth taking risks with your car? If you go to a dealer you know that the service you will get is definitely to the standards expected by the manufacturer. Is a 6% saving really worth taking a risk with your car.

Expertise

The mechanics that work in a dealership deal with just that make of car. They know all of the little idiosyncrasies that each particular model may possess and they can ensure that your car will get better treatment than it would anywhere else. It’s not just that the mechanics spend all of their time working on cars with the same make. They also tend to be factory certified so they have a higher qualification related directly to the make of car that you drive. This will ensure that your car is in the safest of hands.

Better Quality Parts

This one speaks for itself. When you get your cars serviced or repaired at the dealership, the parts that are put into your car are the absolute best quality. They’re the manufacturer’s recommended parts so you can rest easy that there will be no third party parts or any inferior products put into your car.

Superior Facilities

When you take your car to a dealer, the facilities that they have on offer are always top notch. It’s not just that their facilities are better than an independent garage, it’s that the facilities are tailored to deal with cars like yours. This instantly means that taking your car to a dealer means your car will be getting the absolute best treatment.

Better Customer Service

As dealerships tend to be directly answerable to the manufacturer of the car they tend to focus on quality customer service a lot more than other garages. This means that if you take your car to a dealer you know that you will be getting high quality customer service while it is getting fixed. This is something that is overlooked a lot in the motor trade, so if being treated perfectly is important to you, you should be taking your car to the dealer.

No matter what car you have you know that it will be in great hands if you take it to the dealer. Make sure that you look after your car and give it the kind of treatment that it deserves. Visit your dealer today.

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PostHeaderIcon What’s Halting the Electric Car Revolution?

According to the National Grid’s 2017 Future Energy Scenarios document, 90% of the UK’s vehicles are expected to be powered by electricity by the year 2050. However, there’s doubt over whether this will prove accurate when you take a look at current annual electric vehicle registrations. Just 4.2% of new vehicle registrations have been for electric powered models.

So, the question is, why are drivers in the UK, reluctant to invest in the electric car revolution?

Why are buyers put off electrical vehicles?

While the 4.2% new electric vehicle registrations November 2017 is a record, and up from 3.6% in November 2016, it’s still a pretty small overall figure. So, why aren’t more people interested in investing in greener, electric powered vehicles? Well, there’s actually a few things putting drivers off making the switch.

Firstly, there’s the concern over a lack of charging stations. When electrical powered cars were first introduced, it’s true there were very limited charging stations available, making it difficult to top up on the road. However, there’s actually been a lot of work carried out to boost the number of charging points available in the UK.

There’s now a staggering 13,629 charging stations situated within 4,760 locations in the country. More continue to be added, with charging stations set to outnumber petrol stations by 2020 according to top manufacturer Nissan.

Of course, that’s not the only concern UK drivers have. There’s also the cost of buying and running an electric vehicle to take into account. Unlike petrol or diesel models, the cheapest purchase price for a new electric vehicle is approximately £14,000. However, it is possible to take advantage of the UK government’s “Plug-In” scheme, which provides a grant of up to £4,500 against the initial purchase cost, depending upon the model.

The long-term running costs should also be considered. On average, it’s estimated electric vehicles could be up to 4x cheaper to run than more traditional models. They also don’t incur congestion charges in London, and many are exempt from road tax. Therefore, running an electric powered car could work out much cheaper for a lot of drivers.

The pros and cons of electric vehicles

Like anything, electric vehicles come with a range of pros and cons. It is important to be aware of both in order to make the best decision for you. Let’s start with the pros of owning an electric vehicle:

  • They’re cheaper to run
  • Government backed financial help may be available
  • Better for the environment
  • They retain a lot more of their original value than petrol or diesel models
  • They are fast and quiet to drive

As mentioned earlier, the long-term cost benefits are definitely worth considering. The fact they retain more of their value than standard petrol or diesel models is also a huge selling point. So, what about the cons? The main potential disadvantages include:

  • They may be currently unsuitable for long-distance drivers
  • They’re more expensive to purchase
  • Limited choice of vehicles
  • Lengthy charging time

One of the main concerns from the above, is the length of time the battery will last. Averaging at around 100 miles per charge, standard electric vehicles will most suit those who largely drive in and around towns and cities. Though as the number of charging stations continues to increase, long-distance driving in electric cars will become easier and more convenient.

Overall, electric vehicles haven’t taken off the way the UK government would hope. However, as more charging stations are installed across the country and more models are released, it is likely drivers will be more open to the idea of driving a greener, electric vehicle.

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PostHeaderIcon Buying a Car? How to Find the Best Deals?

Buying-a-Car

Buying a new or used car for less can be especially challenging for the first-time car buyer – you want it to suit your needs, personality and taste, but it has to fit your budget, too. There’s more to buying a car than choosing a color and finding one with the ideal number of doors and seats, and we’ve got some guidance to help you get the best deal possible.

At Motorward we always suggest you go car shopping towards the end of the month or the end of the quarter, when dealers are trying to meet their quotas – this gives you the best leverage for haggling. Remember that a car’s MSRP (manufacturer’s suggested retail price) is not its price tag; it’s a suggestion. Also, unless you can find a dealer offering 0 percent APR to buyers with good credit scores, try to secure financing through your bank before going to the dealership. If your bank’s interest rate is lower, it will make a major difference in what you end up paying for the vehicle.

With tight budgets and even tighter lines of financing and difficult credit authorizations for many people, cheaper, less luxurious and used cars are more in demand.

Used Cars

With a bit of research, one can find reliable used cars at a fraction of the cost of new. Dealerships have used cars for sale with warranties and service agreements, just like when you buy new.

Buying used is the best bet for customers on a budget who want a large sedan or SUV, and used is your only option if your favorite model has been discontinued. For some, buying used may be the only way to get exactly what you want in a vehicle, and it’s a smart move for those who want to minimize their exposure to depreciation, too.

Warranties are another consideration. Some warranties are transferable, and that’s good for resale value. Make sure to read the warranty; Honda, Ford and Toyota offer standard 3-year, 36,000-mile bumper-to-bumper warranties on their cars while Kia stretches that out to 5 years and 60,000 miles.

Purchasing from a private party can save money, but it comes with risks, too. If you go this route, be sure to have the car inspected by a mechanic before you buy and check the vehicle identification number.

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Compact Cars

There are a number of styles of compacts: coupes, sedans, hatchbacks and wagons. Sometimes, these options are available in a single make of car. The 2013 Ford Fiesta, for example, has an MSRP of £7,000-14,000 and comes either as a four-door sedan or a five-door hatchback with a variety of options.

Honda’s Civic is is an attractive and popular compact with decent gas mileage and cargo capacity for around £17,000 if you’re looking for a 2017 model. It isn’t particularly fast, but this petrol sipper boasts interior room to rival some SUVs.

Mid-Size, Full-Size, Minivans and SUVs

If you want a mid-size, full-size, minivan or SUV, be prepared to pay more – they run about £18,000-£25,000 and up. There are a few exceptions to this rule, though. The 2015 Ford Galaxy starts at around £11,000 and received glowing reviews.

Expect your monthly cost of ownership to be made up of the car payment, insurance, fuel, taxes/fees and maintenance, so remember to find a good tool to simulate all the costs and you’re good to go!

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PostHeaderIcon 5 Symptoms of a Bad Engine Mount

The engine mount is responsible for making sure the engine of a vehicle stays securely connected to its frame or chassis. All the engine vibrations and shocks from driving the vehicle are absorbed by the mount as well.  The engine mounts come in different sizes and shapes, depending on the type of vehicle you have. They are typically all made from both rubber and metal. The rubber is what helps it absorb the vibrations while the metal handles the force of the engine.

Top 5 Failure Symptoms

You might not think engine mounts are that significant because they are very small parts. However, they make the difference when it comes to aligning and stabilizing the engine of your vehicle. Engine mounts should last you over 50,000 miles unless you regularly drive over bumpy roads that cause vibrations. If there are problems with the engine mount that cause it to fail, then it will create a lot of easily noticeable symptoms.

Below are the top 5 failure symptoms to watch out for.

  1. Vibrations – When the engine mount goes bad, one of the first symptoms you will notice is the car vibrates when accelerating, at idle speed and even when starting the car. After all, the mount is what’s supposed to keep the engine from vibrating in the first place. If the mount has not secured the engine to the chassis, then it will vibrate. Usually, the vibration is more intense on the passenger side. Unless you have someone in the car with you, then you’ll have to put your hand on the passenger seat to feel for the vibration.
  2. Bouncing Engine – A serious symptom would be actual engine damage or damage to one of its parts. This would happen if the engine mount completely snaps off rather than just being a little damaged or loose. If the engine mount is no longer present, then your engine will bounce around from side to side. The faster you accelerate, the more bouncing the engine will do. This will cause it to get severely damaged while parts of it come loose and fly out of it.
  3. Bad Hoses and Belts – A faulty engine mount can do damage to almost all your engine parts. They will particularly cause your hoses and belts to break as well. This will surely happen as you’re driving at high speeds.
  4. Misalignment – The engine mount keeps the engine aligned so that it doesn’t sag down more on one particular side. If the engine is not straight, then you may first hear sounds coming from the engine. At this point, you should check to see if the engine is tilted. If it is, then you need to replace the engine mount.
  5. Noises – A very common symptom of a bad engine mount is clanking sounds or knocking sounds. Any type of noise coming from your engine spells trouble, so you have to inspect the engine mount to see if that’s what it is. Depending on its position in your vehicle, you may need to have a mechanic check it for you in the shop.

How to Fix This

If you notice any of the symptoms described above, then take your vehicle to a licensed auto professional right away. Since it concerns the engine area of your vehicle, it would be best to visit the dealership where you purchased the car and have their mechanics work on it. After all, they will have to work around your engine area and you want to be sure that the mechanics are familiar with your make and model vehicle. The engine mount itself won’t cost a lot to replace but the labor cost associated with the replacement will be a lot costlier.

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PostHeaderIcon Dashcam Footage Helps with your Car Accident Claim

In 2016, there were 1,792 fatalities on UK roads, a record high since 2011. With motor traffic levels also increasing by 2.2% between 2015 and 2016, now more than ever, it is important to embrace emerging technologies that promise to help keep us safe on the road. Keeping ourselves safe though, isn’t always in our own hands, which is why more and more drivers are turning to ‘dashcams’ as video proof in road accidents.

What is a dashcam?

A dashcam is a small camera, usually mounted on the inside on your windshield that records the road in front of you. In 2015 prominent insurers made the landmark decision to accept dashcam footage as proof in car accident claims. This move was followed by a 918% increase in dashcam sales. Footage has been criticised for not giving a full and clear picture of an incident, but dashcams have also been commended for allowing motorists to provide supporting evidence in compensation cases.

Earlier in 2017, a fleet car driver avoided a £16,000 insurance claim, after his dashcam footage proved that he was not at fault in an accident. The footage showed that the other driver had run a red light illegally, proving that the fleet driver did not have liability. It’s hard to deny the power of a dashcam, in cases that often rely on accounts, photographs and statements taken after an incident.

Of course, a dashcam does give a one sided view, so having one yourself can also help to make sure your version of events is represented, where another drivers footage may only give a limited view of an incident. It’s is now commonplace for the police to appeal for dashcam footage after an incident as more and more uk motoritsts embrace them. It’s estimated that the market for dashcams will triple to £4.5 billion a year in the UK in the next 5 years, and that there are already roughly 840,000 on UK roads today.

A dashcam can’t prevent an accident, although we may see evidence in the future that they make drivers more careful, as they are aware of being filmed, but they do save time in insurance claims and can provide irrefutable proof of liability in an accident.

What do you do if you are in a car accident?

UK solicitors Your Legal Friend represent claimants after a crash, they provide an in depth FAQ to guide people who are unfortunately involved in a collision, not just in terms of making a claim, but also how to handle events immediately afterwards. Part of the process of dealing with a car accident is gathering evidence of what happened. They stress the importance of trying to remain calm after a crash and avoiding admitting fault until the full picture can be uncovered. Injuries and safety must first take priority in the aftermath of a crash. Following this, many would assume liability immediately afterwards, apologising for the incident; it is always better to try and gather an accurate picture of the facts. This is where a dashcam can be invaluable. Footage is often stored on a memory card which can then be transferred quickly to a computer and reviewed, should you need to make a claim on insurance, or pursue a personal injury claim.

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PostHeaderIcon What technology will the cars of the future feature?

Technology now touches every part of daily life, whether it’s from our smartphones monitoring our health to our home appliances which make washing and cleaning easier. In recent decades technology has also advanced our vehicles, making them safer and more fuel efficient than ever before but what does the future hold?

We are already starting to see technology being adopted by big car manufacturers such as internet connected vehicles, self-parking systems and smart brakes, but YourParkingSpace wanted to see what we could look forward to in the not too distant future by researching some of the up and coming technologies that could one day be standard on our cars.

Systems such as biometric vehicle access, energy storing body panels and driver health monitoring were but a dream even a couple of years ago, but as technology advances so does the realisation that these technologies are much closer to becoming reality than anyone thought.

Check out what technology could be featured in the cars of the future with this great infographic below:

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PostHeaderIcon Car trends on the internet at the moment

2018 Bentley Continental GT

The 2018 Bentley Continental GT made its world debut at the Frankfurt motor show. It is the first all-new Continental model unveiled since 2003. Continental GT is fully designed, engineered and built in Britain. The luxurious car doesn’t look like other Continental GTs that we used to. It is built from scratch as part of a joint project with Porsche and inspired by some features of the 2017 released Porsche Panamera.

It is set to have a range of powertrains like new petrol-electric hybrid capable of achieving zero emissions when driving, to meet EU emission regulation. Bentley has upgraded its W12 engine to give the 2018 Bentley Continental GT an acceleration of 100km/h in just 3.7 seconds with a top speed of 333km/h. The upgraded 6.0-litre twin-turbo W12 powertrain is handcrafted in a twelve and half hour process. 2018 Bentley Continental GT engine produces 626 horsepower and 605 pound-feet of torque. The W12 engine produces 600bhp and consumes 15.5L and 9.3L of fuel per 100km distance in town and highway respectively. All – new Continental V8 engine has 8-speed dual clutch transmission options and a four-wheel drive system for a top-notch performance.

Chairman and CEO Wolfgang Durheimer during the motor show said: “Today we introduce a car that is the ultimate in extraordinary design, technology, and innovation”. And most people will have to win a real money online jackpot from land-based or au online casinos to afford the car.

Mercedes Benz pickup truck

Mercedes Benz pickup truck is known as X – Class which was just a concept as of October 2016 has finally introduced its truck to the world and is set to release it into the market as of November 2017. This concept is the first pickup truck ever made by the Mercedes Benz in order to target different customers with different needs, for example, this truck can be used in areas such as construction apart from being a luxury car. Mercedes X-Class will come in different models to suit different lifestyles.

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PostHeaderIcon Common Reasons Your Motorcycle Battery Is Going Flat and How to Prevent Them

If you own a motorcycle, there will be times where you will experience a battery problem. Being able to spot warning signs and having knowledge of how to sort different problems that can arise will make a huge difference. It is important to know the difference between a battery needing to be charged and a battery needing to be replaced, as this could save you a lot of time and money. There are many simple ways to be able to tell the difference and you don’t need to be a trained mechanic.

Your Battery Isn’t Getting Enough Use

If you haven’t been on your motorcycle in a long time or you aren’t using it very often then the battery will go flat, as it isn’t being charged by the engine. If you know the motorcycle hasn’t been used in a while, this is easily fixed by charging the battery. If your motorcycle is fitted with any other accessories, this can make the battery drain faster, regardless of the motorcycle being used or not.

Your Battery Is Sulfated

Sulfation occurs in a motorcycle battery when the battery discharges and is a by-product of this. Usually, recharging the battery will reverse this but there are times it will not. If your motorcycle is unused for an extended period of time or left discharged, these sulfation crystals will not turn back into electrolytes, which are essential for a fully-functioning battery. Sulfation can lead to extended charging time and loss of cranking power. When this occurs, charging the battery will never restore it back to its original state and it is usually the point where a new battery will need to be purchased.

Your Battery Isn’t Re-Charging Properly

When you are driving, your engine will re-charge your battery. The more input your engine is giving to other external sources, the less charge your battery will get. If you are using a lot of electrical items on your motorcycle such as the alarm, a radio, and you have the lights on, this can mean your battery isn’t being re-charged to full power during the ride. Eventually, especially if you are making a long journey, your battery may become very flat by the end of your journey, or may not even re-start. The easiest way to combat this is to not to put too much strain on the engine at one time if you are driving long distances and ensure your lights aren’t switched on if they don’t need to be.

You May Leave Something Running That Drains the Battery

Almost everybody has done it or will do at some point in their lives. Locked their motorcycle or their car up and left the lights on. If we are in a rush, tired, or we just forget, it is an easy mistake to make, but it does mean your battery will be drained whilst the lights are still on. If your battery is flat in the morning and your lights are on – you more than likely have your answer. This is something that can be helped by always double-checking your lights are switched off at the end of your journey, but obviously, we all forget sometimes! If you haven’t left anything running, there could be an electrical fault, which means more load is being put on the battery than it can take.

What to Do If Your Battery Is Flat

The first thing to do if you encounter any of the above is to recharge your battery. If your battery hasn’t been dead for a long time or it is becoming old and worn, chances are it will re-charge and be in good working order again. Connect the battery to a charger and depending on how flat it has become will dictate how long it needs to stay connected for. If the charger doesn’t recognise it has been plugged into a battery, this means the voltage in the battery is too low and you will need to purchase another battery. If your battery is going flat on a regular basis, this is also a sign a new battery is needed. It is always best to buy motorcycle batteries from a trusted source to ensure you purchase the right battery for your motorcycle. You can view a range of reliable Yuasa motorcycle batteries on this website if you don’t know where to look.

The best way to keep your battery healthy is to ride your motorcycle frequently and not overload the battery. Always try and remember to turn everything off when you have finished riding to prevent waking up to a flat battery. Have a charger appropriate for your battery to ensure if anything goes wrong you can get it charged quickly. If you have any problems and are unsure, pop down to your local motorcycle garage and they will have plenty of advice and ways to test what is wrong with your battery.

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PostHeaderIcon Extended Car Warranties – Are They Worthwhile?

When you buy a new car, it’s typically covered by a manufacturer warranty, usually for a period of up to three years. If you’re lucky enough, you may even get a 5-7 year warranty depending upon how new the car is and the model you’ve chosen. 

This warranty gives you reassurance that if anything happens, you won’t need to spend a fortune on repairs. However, as everyone discovers when they start getting older, time can pass pretty quickly. Before you know it, that manufacturer’s warranty is over and you’re left completely unprotected. Would you be able to afford the repairs if anything were to go wrong? If not, you may want to consider taking out an extended warranty.

What is an extended warranty?

Extended warranties are much like the initial manufacturer warranty, covering the cost of mechanical and electrical breakdowns. They’re provided for a set amount of time, with many companies giving you the option to extend for 1-7 years.

Not all extended warranties are the same however, so it’s important to compare your options. Don’t just focus on the cost of the extended car warranty, make sure you’re choosing a well-known and respected provider. You’ll also want to check through all of the terms and conditions before signing any agreement.

What Are the Benefits?

There’s a few benefits that come from taking out an extended warranty. One of the main ones is the extras you’re often provided with. Some companies throw in extra cover such as paying for the cost of a hire car. This can be extremely helpful if something does go wrong.

The peace of mind they provide is also worthwhile. You’ll know that if something does go wrong, you’ll be able to cover the costs and get the car back on the road as soon as possible.

Do I Need One?

While there’s no doubt extended warranties can be extremely useful, not everyone will actually need one. You need to consider the value of your car and how much it would likely cost to fix if something went wrong. If you bought a used car for around £500 for example, and it’s quite a common model, the cost of repairs isn’t likely to be overly high. So, in this instance you could end up paying more for the warranty than the repairs would ever cost.

You may also find you’re already covered. Extended warranties are essentially a type of insurance. So, the first thing you should do is look at your existing insurance policy and what it covers. If you’re paying extra for breakdown, servicing and repairs, you won’t typically need an extended warranty.

There’s actually a way to decide whether an extended warranty would be right for you and that’s via a reliability checker. You can check online to see if your car is likely to fail. The Reliability Index gives you a good indication of which models tend to fail most frequently and how expensive they are to repair.

Overall, extended car warranties can be extremely beneficial, but it is worth checking to see whether you actually need one. Consider the costs you would need to pay out if something were to go wrong with the car. Would you be able to afford it? If not, an extended warranty could be just what you need.

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PostHeaderIcon Buying a car on a budget? Factors to consider when buying a 2nd hand car

Buying a car is still a luxury for many in this fast-paced world where every month a new car is being launched. Still, there are people who save penny by penny every month and could save only the amount enough for down payment or buy an old car if they don’t want to get trapped into EMI business.

Well, the ideal situation is to buy a new car as it is newly manufactured and comes with a warranty. So if you plan to use a car for more than five years than a new car is the best option. But if the budget is limited then get your hands on a second-hand car. So what are the factors to keep in mind before investing in a second-hand car?

  • Price Quotient: Obviously the price of the old car is less than the new one. It is said that once the car is out of the warehouse and on the roads every mile it is driven the value of the car depreciates. Yes, it is a fixed asset but its value depreciates; so there are chances that if you opt for a used car then you might get the car at half the price.
  • Inexpensive Insurance: While getting a new car extra costs like insurance add up to the cost of the car. Many used cars are not insured and if you want to get the car insured it won’t cost you as much as the new car. So while buying an old car research and get all the details of the vehicle whether it is insured or not; if yes then what is the expiry date of the insurance and if it’s not insured then how much amount will be spent on insurance annually. Check out discounts available by various insurance companies that provide car insurance at By Discount Codes.
  • Depreciation Value: Every car gets depreciated over time but many are not aware that certain car models tend to depreciate up to 40% in the first year only due to scratches or dents. Also, being the second owner of the car the value will get that depreciated as it got with the first owner. So no need to worry about the cost of the car when it is sold the second time by you and buy the car if it is in your budget.
  • Less Remodelling cost: If you want to add some accessories to the car or upgrade the car to higher models by adding some parts then it can be at a cheaper rate. There are many private agencies that offer remodeling services at discounted rate. You can avail Euro Car Parts discount code and make the car look as good as new without spending a fortune.

To conclude buying a new or old car is entirely your personal decision but these are some important factors that should keep in mind before buying the old car.

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PostHeaderIcon Car Exterior Trends 2017

A car exterior is amongst the main factors considered when one wants to buy a new car. Vehicles are different but share some similarities in their designs or specifications.

The basics remain the same, even online casinos Canada games have the same game play even though they are the same. In 2017 we’ve already seen great exterior trends from latest cars. The hot car exterior trends include the following.

  1. Split-spoke diamond-cut wheels

Split-spoke wheels are a top trend this year with most powerful automobile brands in the world putting them on their latest models. The wheels compliment the looks of the car exterior and this design can make the vehicle look beautiful. One good example is Range Rover Velar incredible 22” 9 split- spoke wheels with diamond turned finish with Land Rover logo on the center.

  1. Automotive color

Car color is a major factor that is part of customers’ car-buying decisions. There are popular cars automakers always paint their cars include white, black, gray and silver. These are the most popular colors most consumers like on cars. However, car makers are moving to unique colors and effects to give their latest car a distinctive beautiful appearance.

Color and styling are no longer just ordinary but it is now customizable and customers can now choose what they want. Some automakers modify the color to satisfy needs. During Frankfurt Motor Show 2017, the most trending vehicle car was white.

  1. LED lights

Most of latest car models come with LED lights. Not to improve the vision of the drive but to complement the exterior appearance of the car. LED lights make the vehicle look amazing by adding a cool to the design of the car. Cars with LED light signature are eye-catching for instance LED signature on the taillights completes the striking design of GMC Terrain Compact SUV from front to back. Another great design that made these lights is Citroën C3 Aircross 2017.

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PostHeaderIcon 9 Fascinating Road Junctions Across the World

Most of us know all the roads we currently use like the palm of our hands, even the trickier junctions. But there are some situations, especially when driving through areas we don’t know too well, when stumbling upon such tricky junctions may cause some orientation problems.

And there are some other junctions that are probably a nightmare for everyone driving through them, especially if you’re new to the area. This article is exactly about this type of junctions, as we take a look at some of the world’s most confusing and complicated road junctions and, to be honest, the task of selecting the junctions was not easy at all, because there are magnificent (and scary at the same time) locations all over the world, from Europe to China or Japan and from Russia to South America and the United States. But here’s what we selected as being some of the most complex road junctions.

Gravelly Hill Interchange (Birmingham, United Kingdom)

The Gravelly Hill Interchange is one of the largest and most complicated road junctions in the United Kingdom, connecting the M6 motorway to the A38(M) Aston Expressway. Construction started in 1968 and it was officially opened on May 24, 1972, with the complicated design quickly creating a lot of controversy in the area. Following a story by Birmingham Evening Mail reporter Roy Smith, the junction received the “Spaghetti Junction” nickname, which is still being used today.

If you’re a fan of figures, you should probably know that the junction covers 30 acres of lands,  spreads across 5 levels, has 559 concrete columns, serves 18 routes, it reaches 80 ft (24.4 meters) at its highest point and crosses two rivers, three canals and two railway lines.

9 de Julio Avenue (Buenos Aires, Argentina)

This entry on our list is not actually a road junction, but we think it deserves the mention. In case you skipped Spanish classes, the name is Spanish for “July 9 Avenue” and it is the widest avenue in the world. It was named in honor of Argentina’s Independence Day and even though it’s not long (only 0.6 miles), it has up to seven lanes in each direction, with two additional lanes on each side and a two wide median strips between the main road and the side streets.

Despite plans for the avenue being developed as early as 1888, work on the large avenue started in 1935. The first segments were opened on July 9, 1937, but the official inauguration took place in the 1960’s, while the Southern part was completed in the 1980’s. The avenue is connected to the Arturo Illia expressway on the Northern end (which connects to the Pan-American Highway) and to the 25 de Mayo tollway and 9 de Julio expressway on the Southern end.

And if you think is difficult driving on this avenue, being a pedestrian is even worse. Actually, not that complicated, but crossing the avenue can take a few minutes, since there are countless traffic lights.

Place Charles de Gaulle (Paris, France)

Also known as Place de l’Etoile (“Square of the Star” in French), Place Charles de Gaulle is home to one of the world’s best known landmarks, the Arc de Triomphe. The famous monument, which honors those who lost their lives in the French Revolution and the Napoleonic Wars is also located in the middle of one of Paris’ busiest junctions.

The square was initially a junction of several hunting trails, but after roads in the area were paved, it became known as the Place de l’Etoile. The intersection’s current layout was created during the reigh of Napoleon III as part of famous public works program directed by Georges-Eugene Haussmann, who was the prefect of the Seine between 1853 and 1870.

Today, no less than 12 major avenues converge in the Place de l’Etoile, including Avenue des Champs-Elysees, probably one of the most famous avenues in the world. The other ones are Avenue de Wagram, Avenue Hoche, Avenue de Friedland, Avenue Marceau, Avenue d’Iéna, Avenue Kléber, Avenue Victor Hugo, Avenue Foch, Avenue de la Grande-Armée, Avenue Carnot and Avenue Mac-Mahon. Because of the heavy traffic in the roundabout around the Arc de Triomphe, there is no pedestrian access inside the Square and the only way to get to the monument is to use the two underpasses.

Taganskaya Square (Moscow, Russia)

Of course, no article about strange traffic related things would be complete without a mention of mother Russia, a country famous for its weird and twisted traffic, highlighted in the thousands of dash cam videos we see every day. Anyway, Russia’s entry on our list is the Taganskaya Square, a large junction right in the heart of the country’s capital, Moscow.

The square was formed in 1963, when two historic squares, Upper Taganka and Lower Taganka were merged into one large square, in which today you need nerves of steel to drive through. First of all, you must know that each junction in this square (because the junction is actually a sum of “smaller” junctions) has at least six lanes and there is heavy traffic at any time of the day. Combine that with the lack of road signs and the chaotic Russian traffic and you have a place which is “interesting” to drive through, to say the least.

Judge Harry Pregerson Interchange (Los Angeles, United States)

Of course, the United States couldn’t have been left out from our beautiful list and especially California, where many spectacular junctions are found, mainly around the Los Angeles metropolitan area. One of these spectacular junctions is the I-710 and I-105 Interchange, which is an extremely imposing structure.

The interchange was opened in the early 1990s as a connection between the Century Freeway and the Harbor Freeway. At the time of its completion, it was the biggest project built by the California Department of Transportation and the first time three modes of transportation were integrated into one intersection (high occupancy vehicles, passenger cars and light rail trains).

The massive structure was named in honor of Harry Pregerson, who was a district judge during the interchange’s construction and who had a major role in supervising and negotiating settlements of several federal lawsuits against the Century Freeway that eventually allowed work on the interchange to be finished.

Magic Roundabout (Swindon, England)

Well, if the Taganskaya junction we were talking about earlier is a sum of smaller junctions, the Magic Roundabout in Swindon, England is the roundabout equivalent of the Russian square. It was constructed in 1972 after a design by Frank Blackmore and is one of the most complex junctions in Britain.

The Magic Roundabout consists of five smaller roundabouts and its configuration is quite complicated. Traffic in the smaller roundabouts goes in a normal, clockwise direction, while traffic in the larger roundabout goes anti-clockwise. Its name comes from a popular British TV series and in 2009 it was voted as the fourth “scariest junction in Britain” in a poll by breakdown firm Britannia Rescue. Interesting fact that the “winner” of this poll was no other than the Spaghetti Junction we mentioned earlier.

Tom Moreland Interchange (Atlanta, United States)

Judge Harry Pregerson Interchange is not the only American entry on our list, because another great example of a massive junction is the Tom Moreland Interchange near Atlanta, Georgia. Built between 1983 and 1987, the interchange was named after Tom Moreland, a commissioner of the Georgia Department of Transportation who was one of the leading road building experts in the United States.

As for the stack interchange, it handles daily traffic of around 300,000 vehicles, the highest point is 90 feet high (27 meters) and it has an impressive number of 14 bridges. Another interesting fact about the interchange is that people in the area call it Spaghetti Junction, inspired by the Gravelly Hill Junction we told you about earlier.

London Circuit (Canberra, Australia)

The London Circuit is a road in Canberra, Australia’s capital, which surrounds the city center and intersects several other main roads. Despite it usually being called a road, we’re more inclined to call London Circuit a mega roundabout.

Among the main roads it intersects, there’s the Northbourne Avenue, Edinburgh Avenue, Akuna Street, Constitution Avenue and Commonwealth Avenue. To be honest, the junction doesn’t seem that complicated, but drivers going through the area usually complain about it, saying that it’s quite difficult to navigate around it, especially if you miss the exit you’re looking for.

High Five Interchange (Dallas, United States)

Out of all the junctions we mentioned in this article, the High Five Interchange in Dallas, Texas is probably the most recent one, being inaugurated in 2005. Even though it’s not the only five-level stack interchange in the country, the structure features several unusual design elements that made Popular Mechanics list it as one of strangest roads in the world. However, its design was critically acclaimed by many experts and in 2006 it received the “Public Works Project of the Year” award from the American Public Works Association.

The interchange connects the Lyndon B. Johnson Freeway to the Central Expressway, is 120 feet tall (37 meters) and features 37 bridges and 60 miles of highway. Not to mention that at bottom level, the lanes are 20 feet (6 m) below ground level. This means that navigation through the interchange can be a little tricky, especially if you’re not familiar with the area.

So how about you? What were the strangest and most difficult road junctions you ever had to face?

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PostHeaderIcon Did you know you can rent a car before buying it?

It may sound somewhat odd that you’re able to lease a vehicle before buying it, however, the capacity to lease an auto or a van for a couple of days and take it on a test drive before you decide if you really want to buy it or not is a reality that the majority of people don’t know about.

In case you’re hoping to purchase an auto soon, this is certainly a choice that you should investigate (as well as regular ads and websites).

Some companies like Hertz (which I’ve used during my last vacation trip to London) offer a colossal assortment of almost new and used vehicles, with superb alternatives in regards to mileage and guarantees, there’s practically an auto for everybody; with them you realize that you are working with an organization you can trust in, and it’s ensured that they will be 100% straightforward in evaluating your necessities to avoid future surprises.

When taking a gander at the vehicles available to be purchased you can request up to 5 days to test drive your used car in London before deciding if the auto or van suits you. After your test drive period, in the case that you buy the car, rental fees are waived, and you won’t even need to return the auto as all the relevant paperwork is posted to you directly.

Similarly as with all techniques for acquiring another auto, there are upsides and downsides. In spite of the fact that you’re not put under strain to buy the vehicle you have been test driving, many individuals may feel the commitment to do it, which is a comment when you choose to utilize this specific strategy – always try to make a wise decision, and avoid “hearty” ones. It is also worth considering that this may end up being a bit more expensive due to the APR in place, which with most companies is not negotiable – this means no bargaining, even if the price is over your own budget. Additionally, if for reasons unknown you choose that the auto isn’t for you, you will in any case need to pay for the renting costs…

Then again, when test driving the vehicle you’ll know how it handles, how agreeable it is, and whether it’s appropriate for your necessities, also to what extent is still left on the guarantee and how high or low the mileage is, among different viewpoints.

As should be obvious, this may seem like an odd but great choice (and it presumably is), yet you ought to be additionally cautious not to settle on any encouraged choices; as usual, pick with your head and not with your heart, read all the agreement lines deliberately, get a computer and do your maths before making the last buying decision.

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PostHeaderIcon Did you know you can rent a car before buying it?

It may sound somewhat odd that you’re able to lease a vehicle before buying it, however, the capacity to lease an auto or a van for a couple of days and take it on a test drive before you decide if you really want to buy it or not is a reality that the majority of people don’t know about.

In case you’re hoping to purchase an auto soon, this is certainly a choice that you should investigate (as well as regular ads and websites).

Some companies like Hertz (which I’ve used during my last vacation trip to London) offer a colossal assortment of almost new and used vehicles, with superb alternatives in regards to mileage and guarantees, there’s practically an auto for everybody; with them you realize that you are working with an organization you can trust in, and it’s ensured that they will be 100% straightforward in evaluating your necessities to avoid future surprises.

When taking a gander at the vehicles available to be purchased you can request up to 5 days to test drive your used car in London before deciding if the auto or van suits you. After your test drive period, in the case that you buy the car, rental fees are waived, and you won’t even need to return the auto as all the relevant paperwork is posted to you directly.

Similarly as with all techniques for acquiring another auto, there are upsides and downsides. In spite of the fact that you’re not put under strain to buy the vehicle you have been test driving, many individuals may feel the commitment to do it, which is a comment when you choose to utilize this specific strategy – always try to make a wise decision, and avoid “hearty” ones. It is also worth considering that this may end up being a bit more expensive due to the APR in place, which with most companies is not negotiable – this means no bargaining, even if the price is over your own budget. Additionally, if for reasons unknown you choose that the auto isn’t for you, you will in any case need to pay for the renting costs…

Then again, when test driving the vehicle you’ll know how it handles, how agreeable it is, and whether it’s appropriate for your necessities, also to what extent is still left on the guarantee and how high or low the mileage is, among different viewpoints.

As should be obvious, this may seem like an odd but great choice (and it presumably is), yet you ought to be additionally cautious not to settle on any encouraged choices; as usual, pick with your head and not with your heart, read all the agreement lines deliberately, get a computer and do your maths before making the last buying decision.

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