Hiring a car is a common occurrence, from added holiday flexibility to booking a special vehicle for a once in a lifetime occasion. However, for many of us unfortunate enough to fall foul of small print or an unexpected accident, it can often be a very stressful experience and leave us well out of pocket. Here are some quick tips to help avoid some of the more common issues that can arise and cost you extra money.
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I recommend learning to tune a car’s ECU. If you are able to tune a car’s ECU, you may add improvements, new elements, as well as alterations ( “mods” ) without lowering your car’s efficiency. If you tune a car’s ECU, you may also make the engine much more sensitive to acceleration.
If you’re an automobile lover, like I am, or perhaps just a tuning hobbyist, you will probably enjoy learning to tune the ECU yourself. A standard reprogramming, or perhaps a re-flash, of your own ECU may differ very hugely in the value it may add. If you wish to discover all you are able to about tuning your own car’s engine yourself, it’s better to do it right at your own pace, in the convenience of your residence, as well as without going over budget on educational charges. Read more... (460 words, 1 image, estimated 1:50 mins reading time)
With 4% of all cars on the roads uninsured and millions of drivers illegally fronting an older driver on their policy, the potential for misusing car insurance is huge. However, car insurance is a legal requirement and the government is cracking down on insured motorists with fixed penalties of £100, clamping and impounding vehicles, and fines of up to £1000 for repeat offenders.
With this in mind, it is important to learn about the different policies available. It is easy to find great car insurance quotes that do not involve breaking the law. Obtaining a car insurance quote from MoneySupermarket.com and similar sites will give an idea of the premiums and give access to the best deals. Read more... (276 words, estimated 1:06 mins reading time)
The 2012 Nissan Murano Crosscabriolet is no longer a surprise for us since it had a whole year to prepare the car market for its awesomeness. But the year 2012 brings up a new color to the line of cars: Pearl White.
This will integrate perfectly into the group of colors that are already charming the potential buyers: Sunset Bronze and Caribbean, plus Merlot, Platinum Graphite and Super Black.
Under the hood it hides a 3.5L V6 engine which produces up to 265 horsepower and 248 lb-ft of torque. This brings the fuel consumption to 17 mpg in the city and 22 mpg on the highway. All these run smoothly on 20 inch 5-spoke aluminum alloy titanium wheels.
I know it sounds to good to be true, but it is. And we are so lucky! Read more... (175 words, 7 images, estimated 42 secs reading time)