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How to check your parking sensors?

06-02-2015

Simon shows you to check your parking sensors on your used car.  Watch the video to find out more.

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It's all about the base

31-01-2015

When is an SUV, an SUV and when is it not an SUV? Not all SUVs are SUVs; but then again it depends where in the world you are, as some SUVs are not SUVs in one country but are in another.   Some people don't refer to them as SUVs rather as 4x4s or even off-roaders but then again not all…

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Saturday round up of car news

31-01-2015

Double S C news from Simon Shield Cars brings you a weekly round up of car news for week ending 31 January 2015.  This week we're talking F1, SUV's, Superbowl and Shakira. The F1 pre-season has started and we're still 6 weeks away from the Australian Grand Prix.  This week…

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Don't get caught out? Car clocking

29-01-2015

Buying a used car can be an easy process or it can turn into a complete nightmare.     It's knowing what to do when you decide to buy a used car.  If you do decide to buy a secondhand car privately, make sure you take someone along who knows about cars.  Always do an HPI…

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Toyota Auris vs Kia Cee'd 1.6

27-01-2015

Two small family cars reviewed and compared for you.  Which one would you choose the Auris or Cee'd?  Both are 1.6 engines and comparable mpg's, road tax and boot space.  Come and drive them to see which one you prefer. To find out more click…

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Top Gear series 22 starting Sunday 25 January

22-01-2015

Top Gear is back on our screens on Sunday night on BBC, 25th January for 10 episodes.  Not the 6 that we've had in the past and on consecutive dates too.  Did you enjoy the Christmas special driving through South America.  This Lego trailer is fantastic and also promotes…

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Rural Fuel Rebate

19-01-2015

The rural petrol stations have been allocated rebates so that you the buyer can get urban fuel prices.  Are you likely to see these rebates, unsure.  You'll just have to go and have a look to see if the prices have dropped by 5p a litre. The government, went to the EU to get permission…

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Classic car capital of the UK

19-01-2015

Where do you think the most classic car shows are held and attended by enthusiasts?  Preston apparently, pipping Norwich for the top spot. Carole Nash carried out the survey during 2014.  It didn't say which classic car was owned by most Prestonians.      

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National Pothole day

15-01-2015

Are you fed up with potholes appearing on your roads and not getting repaired?  Now's your chance to report them directly to highways and your local council through apps on google playstore and Itunes.  You can also find out the latest information on http://streetrepairs.co.uk/.…

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How do you get more luggage in a convertible?

08-01-2015

Here's how with a video from Simon.  Just click and watch.

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Cherished Number Plates

07-01-2015

Ever fancied a cherished number plate on your car?   We've got two in stock to purchase.  See the pictures below to have a look.  £750 per set which includes all paperwork and transfer fees.   What are you waiting for give us a call today on 01473 658091.

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Volvo detect driving blind spot

07-01-2015

Volvo the security conscious car manufacturer are always coming up with new safety features for their cars. BLIS, blind spot information system, was introduced into Volvo cars in 2003 to help the driver overcome that irritating blind spot, just out of sight. I've always looked over my shoulder…

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