Motoring tips and guides

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What is ABS? Anti-Lock Braking Systems explained

Car maintenance

8 October 2020

Our handy guide to ABS explains exactly what Anti-Lock Braking Systems are, how effective they are and how you can check if your car has one.

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SORN: everything you need to know

Car insurance policies

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

Buying a car

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.

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How to avoid invalidating your car insurance

Car insurance policies

7 October 2019

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

The guide to car insurance excess
Car insurance excess explained

Car insurance policies

29 April 2019

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

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The dos and don’ts of summer driving

Driving in hazardous conditions

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

Car insurance policies

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.

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

Motoring advice

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

Motoring advice

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.