Citizens Advice Guide on Car Buying
Does buying a car seems like a daunting prospect? Feel safe and protected by taking advice from the Citizens Advice Guide. The page looks at various situations that a car buyer should keep in mind. Have a problem with your vehicle? Get in touch with them.
Motorcodes Garage Finder
An independent self-regulatory organisation setting standards among garage owners. The Motorcodes database comprises of 6800 businesses who have imposed the trading codes set by the Office of Fair Trading.
Retail Motor Industry Federation
A trade association representing the automotive industry in the UK. It looks after dealers, independent service stations and all other businesses directly involved with repairing cars. It can be used as a last-resort contact if you cannot sort things out with your garage.
Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders
An organisation looking after the interests of the UK motoring industry. It also represents the industry to government and various other organisations. Consumers interested in the local car industry will find their news section useful.
Age UK - Warranty Explained
The popular charity Age UK takes the guesswork out of the equation and comes up with a great guide on warranties. It has created a detailed overview and looks at the main difference between guarantees and warranties.
Office of Fair Trading
A governmental organisation looking after the consumer rights in the UK. They regularly publish Focus guides packed with tips relating to the most important spheres of life. They also have a guide on buying used cars.
Association of British Insurers
Consumer information related to various insurance products. Find general information and advice that you need to make the right decision regarding your insurance provider.
A Guide to Cheap Car Insurance
Don't believe that your current car insurance deal is the cheapest. Always question your insurance broker. This rather long and thorough guide will look at the main pitfalls of getting the best deal.