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What Happens During A Car Service Check?

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If you’re still relatively new to owning a car, you might not be familiar with the process of taking it in for a service check. Whilst it might seem quite intimidating, it’s not something you should ever put off. It’s important that your car is well maintained—both for yourself and for the safety of other road users. Taking your car in for regular service checks will help keep your car running as smoothly as it should be. It might even...

Our Top Customer Reviews in December

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Season’s greetings PassMeFast readers! We’re almost at the end of December, and what a merry month it has been. Christmas might be over, but we’re still happily eating ourselves into a pleasant food coma—not to mention partaking in the odd bottle of bubbly (though not behind the wheel, of course!). And we’ve still got New Year’s Eve to look forward to! Before we celebrate that, however, we’d like to turn the spotlight on our last batch of top students for...

13 Things No One Tells You About Learning To Drive

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Learning to drive is often seen as one of the most important milestones to take for many in the UK. In the rush to finally get a provisional licence and sit behind the wheel for the first time, however, it’s often easy to miss some of the intricacies involved in learning to drive. If you want to avoid any confusion or mishaps along the way, then, it’s a good idea to acquaint yourself with a few things all learner drivers...

11 Signs You Know You Need To Replace Your Car

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With the amount of money we typically spend on a car, it’s not really surprising to find that most drivers tend to hang onto their car for a bit longer than they should. Though replacing your car can be costly, it’s important to recognise when it’s beyond repair and causing you more problems than it’s actually worth. The question, then, is how do you know when it’s time to replace your car? We’re going to take you through 11 signs...

7 Reasons Why You Should Avoid Renewing Your Car Insurance

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So, you’re slowly approaching the due date of your car insurance renewal. Most drivers in this situation tend to auto-renew purely because it’s easier to do so. Plus, loyal customers get the best deals, right? Well, as it happens, that’s not necessarily true. In fact, drivers across the UK are paying hundreds of pounds more than they need to, simply because they renewed their current policy instead of looking further afield. We’re going to take you through seven reasons why...

Our Top Customer Reviews in November

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Greetings PassMeFast readers! Bonfire Night has passed and November is almost at a close. With less than a month to go until Christmas, PassMeFast HQ is starting to get into the festive spirit. It’s not just the anticipation of mince pies and decking our halls that has us smiling, though. Yep, it’s that time of the month again. We’re here to put the spotlight on some of our top students! We’re going to share with you our top 5 customer...

Buying A New Car: Dos and Don’ts

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Navigating the rough waters of buying a new car can be a tricky ordeal if you’re not familiar with the process—or if you don’t know what you’re actually looking for. If you don’t do your research, you could end up going over budget for a car that doesn’t actually suit your needs. So, if you’d like to avoid buying a car you’ll want to get rid of within a few months, it’s vital that you know what to look out...

Struggling With Clutch Control? Follow These Top Tips!

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Clutch control is one of the toughest things for learners to master, and is even capable of causing trouble for experienced drivers. However, with most UK motorists still getting behind the wheel of a manual car, it remains a necessary skill. With this in mind, we’ve created our very own top tips to help you overcome your clutch control problems and enjoy smooth driving from now on. Before we get started on our top tips, we’d first like to emphasise...

Hate Paying Vehicle Tax? Buy A Tax-Exempt Car!

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They say that the best things in life come for free… but when it comes to driving, it’s another story. First, there’s the cost of buying the car, which is staggering enough by itself. Add in insurance and maintenance, and you can practically feel the money leaving your wallet. Then, as one final flourish, you also have to pay the government for the privilege of driving. Yep, we’re talking vehicle tax. However, if you’re particularly savvy, you can dodge this expense...

Our Top Customer Reviews in October

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Greetings, PassMeFast readers! Here we are again, almost at the end of another month. Halloween is upon us, which means we’re that much closer to Christmas! With that, however, comes the arrival of colder weather. It’s understandable that many of us may wish to bolt the doors and hibernate until summer. However, one group was more than happy to get out and about (albeit in a car). Who were this plucky bunch? None other than this month’s happy new drivers,...