Van Checklist: Guide to Buying Used Van

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When it comes to buying a used van for your commercial needs, you got to be sure it is 100% reliable. Unfortunately, 1 in 4 vans comes with some sort of hidden history in the UK. So, the question is, what is the best way to avoid purchasing a dud. There are essentially two ways: van inspection and van history check.

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Car Registration & Number Plate Check

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Car owners in the UK change their number plates for various reasons. Most people do it to have a more personalised number, while unscrupulous folks do it to conceal a vehicle’s identity. Therefore, it is always wise to run a car reg check to uncover the history of plate change and double-check it with the seller. While a free reg check provides you with the necessary info about a vehicle, the number plate check is part of a premium service.

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Can You Still Drive a Cat ‘N’ & Cat ‘S’ Write Off?

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Yes, you can drive both Cat N write off, and Cat S write off, but not straight after the insurer categorized them. You have to follow the rules and understand that both cat s and n cars need appropriate repairs before you can drive them.

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The Impact Of The Lockdown On The UK Automobile Industry

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The coronavirus pandemic has plunged the automobile industry into uncertainty. In the past nine months, we have witnessed tremendous fluctuation in the demand and sales of vehicles. The trends in the UK automobile market were no different.

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Is Your Car Insurance Scrapped After a Write-Off?

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The simple answer to this question is ‘Yes.’ A car insurance write-off comes with a category, which we have discussed in this post. When your insurer decides to write off your vehicle, it invalidates your insurance policy on that particular car at the same time.

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Registered Keeper vs. Car Owner

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It is a typical misunderstanding that a registered keeper of a vehicle is also the car owner. If you have seen the V5C registration document, it clearly says, “THIS DOCUMENT IS NOT PROOF OF OWNERSHIP,” written in bold.

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At What Mileage Do Cars Start Facing Issues?

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A high-mileage vehicle can drive as good as a new car if you maintain it properly throughout its lifetime. However, the chances of breakdown with high mileage cars are great. Before we tell you at what mileage do cars start facing problems, we need to know what we consider high cars mileage and how to get a car mileage check.

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Do You Need Car Registration Check Before Purchase in the UK?

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Before we answer this question, it is crucial to understand “what is a Car Registration Check.” A car reg check is a report that provides you necessary vehicle information. It includes the car’s make, model, performance, and fuel consumption, along with hidden data that can make or break the deal.

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How to Sell My Car Fast for a Good Price?

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Selling your car fast and that too at a good price is a little tricky. While you want to sell your car quickly, you do not like to get a price below your vehicle’s actual value. I usually sell my car online because it gives me the freedom to negotiate the price and bargain on my terms. However, when it comes to the fastest route to sell my car UK, I present several options. I will list down the most famous ones down below (we also wrote a detailed blog on it, check that too) and leave it to you to decide which one suits you the best.

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How Does a Write Off Affect Your Vehicle Insurance?

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A write off vehicle means the car is either non-repairable and should be scrapped, or it can get back on the road after undergoing proper repairs. Once your insurer writes off your vehicle, you can transfer your insurance policy to a new car. You also have certain rights of claim.

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