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  • Fault
    So, if I've understood you, you changed lane into the path of the overtaking vehicle. Is that correct? see more
  • Need advice
    Why not just claim through your own insurance, and let them do all the work? That's what you pay them for. see more
  • Warranty scam!
    "Will I have to pay anything when I claim on my car warranty?" If your repair is covered under the warranty, you won’t have to pay for anything,... see more
  • Fault
    Waiting at traffic light and I did not pull straight out when turned green as was ensuring safety due to maintenance vehicle moving in front. A car... see more
  • Consumer Rights Act Query
    Of course he knows it, he's just hoping that you don't. see more
  • Need advice
    I’ve just joined this forum, but I need some advice on what to do. A month ago, I was involved in an RTC, which I believe was not my fault, let me... see more
  • Why do vans have central rear-view mirrors?
    I have wondered the same thing myself. HGV and large vans don't have them. Of course, many smaller vans have windows in the rear doors, so there... see more
  • Why do vans have central rear-view mirrors?
    A relative is just on their 4th van and mentioned that it has a rearview mirror in the cabin, as did others Apart from to make sure the bulkhead... see more
  • Collision with garage door
    Let the insurance companies sort it out. see more
  • Impact of lighter wheels
    Lighter tyres is not something I'd ever actually considered, probably stupidly I have experience of swapping runflats for regular tyres and the... see more
  • repairs
    And your question is?? see more
  • Impact of lighter wheels
    I was always taught that one of the best ways to increase drive quality and road-holding was to reduce unsprung weight, which was why the majority of... see more
  • Useless Trivia
    Interesting that you say that, Santa The calculator says £42 is £18,650 in labour terms so maybe some inaccuracy there I don't know many people... see more
  • Accident whilst overtaking
    @Beelzebub Thanks for answer. see more
  • Collision with garage door
    was allowed to drive my transit van into a customers underground garage - with couple of cm clearance to the powered up and over door. On... see more
  • Accident whilst overtaking
    @Skripa50/50 is probably fair. Lack of observation by TP, but you should have anticipated that and sounded you horn. see more
  • Accident whilst overtaking
    Hello, Could you help me to understand my situation? I had a car accident. We were moving on the country road: the garbage truck, the third party... see more
  • Useless Trivia
    It would have taken a worker on an average wage about three months to earn £42 in 1913. see more
  • Warranty scam!
    @iwantademo123 I bought a 3 year warranty with RAC when buying my used Audi Q5 from Fords of Winsford, Trafford. I paid £1000 for 3 year cover. Its... see more
  • Useless Trivia
    Something I found amusing was the 3 pence a gallon fuel duty - £5 odd today, which is quite similar to the proportion of the £7/gal we pay for fuel... see more
  • Ford Fiesta 1.5 tdci Strange Power Loss Issue
    Hi, just had the exact same problem with my ford, similar mileage same model and year. Replaced my brake light switch and accelerator pedal as obd... see more
  • Useless Trivia
    I am very much into the idea of "How many x could I buy with what I actually received as pay in 1970 and 1980, compared to how much would I need to... see more
  • Did I make a mistake at the traffic lights?
    No need to thank me three times! "some part of me told me was good decision to stop when lights changed for amber"- that part was right, amber... see more
  • Did I make a mistake at the traffic lights?
    @Beelzebub Thanks mate , you're helpful as usual.I will know in next two weeks , maybe even earlier I’m not happy with that but I can’t do anything.... see more
  • Did I make a mistake at the traffic lights?
    @Beelzebub Thanks mate , you're helpful as usual.I will know in next two weeks , maybe even earlier I’m not happy with that but I can’t do anything.... see more
  • Did I make a mistake at the traffic lights?
    @Beelzebub Thanks mate , you're helpful as usual.I will know in next two weeks , maybe even earlier I’m not happy with that but I can’t do anything.... see more
  • Did I make a mistake at the traffic lights?
    @MagicGentlemanThe offence is committed if any part of your vehicle crosses the line on red. If it was entirely over the line, or if you didn't move... see more
  • repairs
    I have been booked in for a repair no way can i get through 2 hours i have been on hold see more
  • Did I make a mistake at the traffic lights?
    Hello, I have a question, I think I made a mistake today.While driving along York St in Belfast (this is an intersection with a traffic light camera)... see more