Car driving and maintenance tips and guides

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How to avoid invalidating your car insurance

Tips & guides

7 October 2019

Read our tips on how to avoid accidentally invalidating your car insurance.

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How to maintain your car during lockdown

Car maintenance

28 August 2020

If you need to keep your car off the road, find out how to store it, your legal responsibilities, maintenance tips, and how to get back on the road.

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SORN: Everything you need to know

Tips & guides

7 August 2020

Find out everything you need to know about SORN including insurance, tax and MOT implications, where to keep your car, how much it costs, plus a list of additional FAQs.

Car finance
Car finance: know your options

Tips & guides

24 January 2020

Don’t be confused by car finance options. Our complete guide covers the various ways to purchase a car and will help you choose the right one for you.

The guide to car insurance excess
Car insurance excess explained

Tips & guides

29 April 2019

Get all the car insurance excess FAQs in our easy excess explainer guide.

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Driving in Europe

Tips & guides

8 April 2019

There’s no better way to see Europe than by car. Travel safely with our guide to EU road rules and help keep your road trip stress-free.

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The dos and don’ts of summer driving

Tips & guides

17 January 2019

From glare to high temperatures, summer driving comes with its own set of challenges. Here’s AXA’s dos and don’ts of driving in the warmer months.

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The no-fuss guide to no claims discount

Tips & guides

13 November 2018

A no claims discount can save safer drivers money on insurance – but how does no claims work? AXA explains the need-to-knows about the no claims discount.

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Get in gear: how to update your driving licence details and avoid fines

Tips & guides

6 November 2018

Looking to update your driving licence details but not sure where to begin? Get in gear with AXA’s guide to get a steer in the right direction.

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New 2018/2019 number plates: what you need to know

Tips & guides

6 November 2018

Did you know that opting for a pre-registered car could save you money? Get up to speed with AXA’s tips before purchasing a new set of wheels.