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Top 5 Benefits of Recycling Your Car

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Top 5 Benefits of Recycling Your Car

You loved your car. You treated her well. She was there for you through the good times and the bad.

Sadly though, there comes a point when we all have to say ‘sayonara’ to our Subaru or ‘auf wiedersehen’ to our Audi.

You could part exchange, but that has its drawbacks. Car recycling – selling to a motor salvage company- may have more advantages than first meets the eye.

Read on for our guide to the top 5 benefits of recycling your car.

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Must-Follow Tips: Get the Best Deal When Buying a Salvage Car

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Must-Follow Tips: Get the Best Deal When Buying a Salvage Car

Do you want to get your hands on a vehicle without spending a fortune on it?

If so, buying a salvage car might be the best option for you. While many people are scared off by the idea of buying a car with a salvage title, the truth is that you can save money and get a reliable vehicle when you go this route.

If you’re not familiar with what a salvage car is, it’s any car that has been involved in an accident or sustained enough damage for a car insurance company to write it off. But just because a car insurance company has decided to give up on it doesn’t necessarily mean you should, too.

Those willing to put some work into a salvage car will often find it to be a great investment. Here are some tips for getting the best deal when buying a salvage car.

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Save or Splurge: The Pros & Cons of Buying Used Tyres

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Save or Splurge: The Pros & Cons of Buying Used Tyres

Tyres wear out over time, while a puncture at any speed can be a hair raising experience.

The fact is, if you drive a car, a time will come when you have to consider buying new tyres. Maybe it’s just one, lost in a puncture on your way to work, or maybe it’s the whole set.

There are alternatives to buying expensive brand new tyres. One of the more popular ones is “buying ‘part worn'”.
Join us today as we bring you the pros and the cons of buying used tyres, and learn how to put this information to use in your next big purchase.

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