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How to prepare for a long car journey

Filed in Blog by on June 13, 2018 0 Comments
How to prepare for a long car journey

Many people get real pleasure in driving long distances, but without planning a long journey can quickly turn into a nightmare. Here are some tips to ensure that a long journey is enjoyable and safe. Keep your car in good condition Regular servicing and checks of the ‘basics’ – tyre pressure, and water and oil […]

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What should you do if you breakdown?

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What should you do if you breakdown?

Any car can breakdown, regardless of age and that’s why it’s important to have the reassurance of breakdown cover. However, you will have to wait to be rescued, regardless of the type of cover you have. Sadly, one of the most common causes of injury (and death) on the roads is when motorists who have […]

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3 Great Alloy Wheel Cleaners

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3 Great Alloy Wheel Cleaners

Cleaning alloys is important and the equipment you use can make a real difference. So, if you are using a good quality brush or a powerful jet washer, you are bound to see the best results. Investing in such items is always a good idea, but here we are going to focus on the cleaning […]

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A Beginner’s Guide to Run-Flat Tyres

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A Beginner’s Guide to Run-Flat Tyres

What are run-flat tyres? Run-flat tyres are the alternative to having to carry a spare wheel. The problem with spare wheels is that they take up space. Modern car design tends to use up all the space in other ways so often there simply isn’t room for a spare wheel in the design. Some cars […]

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How is Car Insurance Calculated?

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How is Car Insurance Calculated?

It’s no surprise that price comparison sites are thriving when it comes to car insurance. Insurance companies tend to think that when the ‘automatic renewal’ notices drop on the doormat that the vast majority of people will just continue. To a certain extent, companies are banking on people being too busy to have the time […]

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Top Tips For Car Photography

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Top Tips For Car Photography

The internet is one great big online marketplace and selling your car has never been easier. But an important factor in ensuring your sale is successful is to get your sales listing right – and an important factor in getting a listing right is to include good quality photographs. Here are some tips for taking […]

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What is the National Speed Awareness Scheme?

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What is the National Speed Awareness Scheme?

The National Speed Awareness Scheme is offered as an alternative to a penalty of a fine and having points on your driving license if you are caught speeding. It is not offered in all circumstances. If you are a repeat offender or are caught at considerably over the speed limit then you can expect a […]

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Large or Small Alloys? Does Size Matter?

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Large or Small Alloys? Does Size Matter?

Is it better to buy small or large alloys? For many people, this is a simple question – some would even say it’s a no-brainer. After all, most people would agree that larger alloy wheels usually look more impressive than smaller-sized ones. A larger size will often allow for even more intricate designs that catch […]

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What is TPMS?

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What is TPMS?

TPMS – Tyre Pressure Monitoring Systems A Tyre Pressure Monitoring System, or TPMS for short, is essentially an electronic monitoring system that checks the air pressure of the tyres on a vehicle. The all-important data is then communicating in one way or another to the driver. Depending on the system and the model of car, […]

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We’ve made a few changes…

Filed in Blog by on September 2, 2016 0 Comments
We’ve made a few changes…

We’re constantly working to improve our website and offer the latest news, deals and best prices on second hand alloys. To ensure we can bring you all the latest deals, we’ve made a few changes to the website. New pages: Manufacturers now include Aston Martin Alloy Wheels, Ferrari Alloy Wheels & MG Alloy Wheels We’ve […]

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