Car Ownership

The Car Expert keeps you up to speed with loads of car ownership articles. How to care for your car, what you need to know about car maintenance, car insurance and much more.

New Car Warranty – Do I have to have my car serviced by a dealership?

There is still considerable confusion among car owners about the servicing requirements for their cars and what is required for them to protect their new car warranty. It's this week's question on #AskTCE at TheCarExpert.co.uk

Premium diesel and petrol – do they work?

Do premium diesel and premium unleaded petrol give you extra performance and economy, and are they worth the extra money? Stuart at TheCarExpert.co.uk investigates.

Do big alloy wheels crack more easily?

Do big alloy wheels crack on potholes or kerbs more easily than small wheels? It's a good question, so let's ask The Car Expert #AskTCE

How to change a flat tyre

The folks at Auto Trader have come up with this illustrative guide for car owners on how to change a tyre. For a task that causes so much fear among drivers, it really isn't that difficult.

Are women drivers better than men?

Sharpen those knives, people! Are women drivers better than men, or vice versa? Ooh, controversy! Find out what The Car Expert has to say about it here.

Depreciation – Why do new cars lose so much money?

Cars lose money the moment you drive them away from the showroom, but why? The Car Expert gives you a crash course in new car depreciation.

How to sell your car for cash

Are you trying to sell your car privately? Are you concerned about money laundering and counterfeiting? You should be, so here's some advice from The Car Expert.

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