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Dartford-Crossing-Toll

26.10.15

Dartford Crossing – Change to Charges

From 30th November 2014, the way drivers pay to cross the busiest esturial crossing in the UK – the Dartford Crossing – will change. The Dart Charge The barriers, currently used, to pay the crossing charge, will no longer be used.  Instead, drivers will either need to pay in advance, or by midnight the following […]

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DPF-Light

26.10.15

Diesel Particulate Filters

We have seen an increase in the number of customer queries relating to Diesel Particulate Filters (DPF) Vehicles spending a majority of time on short trips or in urban environments may not reach the speeds (and therefore temperature required) for the duration needed to allow the DPF to complete the regenerating process, resulting in the […]

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Prospectus Vehicle Solutions news

26.10.15

Tyre Conditions – Winter is Coming

According to UK Safety Campaigners, nearly a third of UK motorists are unprepared for heavy rainfall.  This third of drivers are driving with tyres in such poor condition, that the tyres will not help protect them from the risks of driving on slippery roads. The maximum recommended period between checking your tyres is one-month, yet […]

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Catalytic-Converter

26.10.15

Catalytic Converters – Help Prevent Theft

A catalytic converter (CAT) controls and converts exhaust emissions from a vehicle into less toxic substances. However, were you aware that CAT’s are valuable, due to the precious metals from which they are made? Typically, CAT’s contain precious metals including platinum, palladium, rhodium and gold. Converters are a target for thieves, due to their external location under vehicles.  The […]

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Tax-Disc

26.10.15

Vehicle Tax Disc Changes

With effect from Wednesday, 1st October 2014, it will no longer be a legal requirement for drivers to display a tax disc in their windscreen. What does this actually mean to you? If you have a tax disc with months remaining on it after September 2014, on the 1st October or after you can remove […]

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Lotus-Elise

26.10.15

Motor Insurance Fraud – Crash for Cash

The current system is flawed and open to fraudulent claims and abuse, And who bears the brunt? You, the consumer with higher premiums. The main reason for this is a huge increase in minor injury claims, most commonly for whiplash, resulting in above-inflation premium rises for motorists, businesses and fleet operators alike. Since 2009, the […]

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ProspectusLogo

26.10.15

New Update to Our Website

Following on from our website launch 12-months ago, we have taken on board feedback from you, our customers, and made a few subtle changes to our website. All prices shown, now have an initial payment equal to 6 of the ongoing monthly payments with an annual mileage of 10,000. However, when you click through to […]

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Prospectus Vehicle Solutions news

26.10.15

Are you ready for the Snow?

Snow and ice sends the accident rate rocketing in the UK.  One in four drivers has been involved in a motoring accident in snowy or icy conditions. At Prospectus Vehicle Solutions, we offer this advice to help you stay safe during the Winter months. Tips for Winter Driving Keep your windscreen and windows clear and […]

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Dented-Roxy

26.10.15

End of Contract Recharges

At the end of a lease, the last thing you want to be confronted with is an invoice for damage to the car you’ve been driving for the last three or four years. This, unforseen charge can make the cost of leasing the vehicle a lot more than you originally thought. What is Fair Wear […]

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Vauxhall-Astra-GTC-2011

26.10.15

October 2013! New Car Launches

July is another busy month for new and facelift introductions to UK Showrooms, with 16 new models planned. On the 1st of the Month, there are 14 launches: Porsche Cajun, Volkswagen Bluesport Roadster, Smart Fortwo +, Dacia Logan Mcv, Jaguar F-Type, Dacia Lodgy, Mercedes-Benz GL-Class, Ford Tourneo Connect, Renault Clio Estate, Audi RS6 AVant, Mercedes-Benz […]

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