If you are going to buy a used or second hand car, what will be your main concerns? What are the most important factors to consider if you wish to buy a used car?
I find myself asking these same type of questions when I was faced with a limited budget and a need to change to a newer, but used or second hand car to cut down on initial investment costs.
I have read from one car club for motoring enthusiasists that it should be the age of the car. Briefly, this car club recommended that I spend the most time to look out for a car that was about 3 years old to get the best value out of a used car which still looks good and has depreciation factored into it.
But essentially was that the main factor I should be concerned about when hunting for a … Read More
Consider driving less:
In the UK, more carbon dioxide (CO2) comes from people’s car travel than from any other kind of UK transport. Reducing your car travel is a key step to reducing climate change effects and local air pollution.
Nearly a quarter of all car trips are under two miles, a distance you can cycle in less than 15 minutes. Cycling and walking distances under two miles could help you get fitter and save you money in fuel. You could also consider:
* planning ahead so you can combine car trips * car sharing * using public transport
Practical driving test tips for car drivers:
Before driving off: Making life easier for your engine can mean you use less fuel and produce fewer emissions.
Pump up your tyres: Under-inflated tyres create more resistance, making your engine work harder. This can increase your fuel consumption by up to 3 per … Read More
You can sell your car for cash now. Circumstances can arise that may have made it necessary for you to raise money quickly and selling your vehicle may be the solution. Unexpected expenses, loss of a job, taxes ? or you may just have your eye on another vehicle and need to get rid of yours quickly so you have the cash to buy it. Whatever the reason, there are a few things to keep in mind if you want to sell your car for quick cash.
You may be able to sell your car for cash now to a dealer that specializes in used cars. Used car dealers are always on the lookout for good, clean cars that have been well maintained and have profit making potential. If your car fits that profile, you may be able to easily find an interested dealer. The possible downside is that you … Read More
You may have heard about running your car on water but what actually does this mean and can you use water to power your car? Firstly, you cannot simply run your car on water alone and you do not put water in your fuel tank. These are the two main misconceptions of this system.
There are many words used to describe ‘run cars on water systems’, these include: Hydrogen Fuel Cells, Car Fuel Cells and Water fuel cells.
A run car on water device is a small self constructed unit which is made out of a bottle and pipe arrangement, the bottle is connected to the car battery in a special way. Once the engine is running the electric from the car battery is fed into the bottle which is filled with water a reaction takes place and HHO gas is formed, which is then fed into the cars air … Read More
With the rising prices of cars, people have started avoiding the purchase of new cars as they cost more to serve the same purpose. To make them stay shining and engine efficient working with less emission they have to be serviced regularly. Thus, an owner of the car has to be responsible for the mileage and long-life of the car.
The economic downfall is a dominant cause for the people all over the world, which makes people prefer the used cars to new ones. The new cars to demand for repair after a definite span of time. The servicing and amelioration is needed for every vehicle as the engine gets exhausted and can face a severe blow if not paid heed at the right moment.
Car repair is requisite to ensure its extended life and bring about the best fuel efficiency. The car holder fantasize that the fixing and rehabilitation … Read More