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The pros and cons of owning a classic car

Owning a classic car isn’t for everyone - so how do you know if it’s for you? We take a look at a few of the pros and cons of owning a classic old vehicle, to help you decide if you are ready to take a step into the world of classic car ownership.

The essential pre-MOT checklist

Many car owners fear the annual MOT roadworthiness test. If you are worried that your car might fail, here is a handy checklist provided by Motorparks.co.uk to give you an idea of what to look at before taking your car in to be tested.

Independent vs. franchise dealerships – the pros and cons

Whether your local garage is a small independent, or an official franchise dealership, they both have their pros and cons. Let’s take an objective look at how you can choose the best dealership based on your needs.

Do you know your dashboard warning lights?

The last thing you want to see whilst driving is the glow of an unrecognisable warning light upon your dashboard.

What’s the difference? Car warranty vs. car insurance

The differences between a car warranty and car insurance can often be unclear, but they are significantly products aimed at protecting you and/or your car in different ways. Lisa Peteres explains in our latest guest blog at TheCarExpert.co.uk.

Budget tyres vs premium tyres

Do budget tyres represent better value for money than premium tyres? This guest post from Best4Tyres helps explain what you should look for when you are buying tyres for your car.

Who can and should service my car?

Should a Ford dealer be expected to service or repair a Jaguar? The latest #AskTCE blog looks at the reasons why a dealer may have declined to do the work.

How to avoid the dreaded car breakdown

A car breakdown can be pretty annoying, but many breakdowns could be avoided if you take a few simple measures. Guest blogger Kerry Marshall presents her top tips.

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