Buying, selling & maintaining your car

Buying a car's a big decision, and once you have it, you'll want to look after it. Here's all you need to know.

    A brief guide to car headlight bulbs

    When it comes to car headlight bulbs, there are more than just the traditional halogens to choose from nowadays.

    Buying a car: finance made easy

    Before you shell out for your dream car, here's the pros and cons of your financing options.

    Buying a car: making sense of the paperwork

    Before rushing out to buy a second hand car, understand the paperwork to avoid any pitfalls.

    Car servicing and maintenance checklist

    How to save money and take care of your car yourself – and when to call in the professionals.

    Do you really need a second car?

    You might think a second car will make life easier, but you need to weigh up the pros and cons.

    Five essential car checks to do this autumn

    How to keep your car in tip-top condition and stay safe behind the wheel in bad weather.

    How is car insurance calculated?

    Insurers consider a whole host of factors when calculating premiums. Which factors are within your control? And which ones are not.

    How to check tyre pressure

    Shoddy tyres cause a lot of motoring injuries, so it's essential you know how to look after them.

    How to sell your car

    Stay safe and savvy when it comes to advertising and selling your car.

    Negotiating a part exchange

    A part exchange can save you time and hassle. But to get the best deal, do your homework.

    Understanding warning lights

    Don't know what your dashboard's telling you? Read on to prevent breakdowns and stay safe.

    What is a car warranty?

    A car warranty might sound like a good idea, but do you need it and how do you pick one?