It's always advisable to check your car over before a long journey to ensure it is safe and fit for purpose but you shouldn't wait until the summer road trip or the trek home for Christmas. Routinely checking your car is essential and ensures you're safe all year round.
Wondering what to check your car for? Read our safety check list below.
1. TyresTyres are critical since they are are the only contact point between your car and the road. You need to check for pressure, as this has a direct re...
Ever had that sinking feeling when you check your car tyres and realise some or all are nearly ready for a change, it may be that you have been putting it off for a while!
Your car tyres are the contact point between car and the road and are therefore very important in terms of suitability and condition.
What should you first consider when choosing new tyres?
Firstly you will need to know the size of tyre fitted to your car, this would be the size as fitted by the car manufacturer and will be...
It probably won't come as any surprise to know that the faster you drive the greater your fuel consumption. What may be a surprise are the figures, the department of transport figures state that you will use up to 9% more fuel driving at 70mph than you would at 60mph, and up to 15% more fuel than driving at 50mph. Travelling at 80mph can use up to 25% more fuel than at 70mph.
Generally the optimum speed for fuel economy is 55/56mph, this is what car manufacturers use to quote fuel consumption f...
The Ford Fiesta is a small car that offers a wide range of models from very eco to sporty and everything in-between. Ford Fiesta's are stylish, packed full of extras and come with a great safety rating across the range. All of this is good news for both new and seasoned drivers.
At SW Car Supermarket we stock various models of the Ford Fiesta both in petrol and diesel. If you are looking for an appealing car that delivers a pleasurable driving experience whilst keeping running costs to a minimu...
If you have been thinking of purchasing a new car this could be your best time to pounce. We price check all our cars against the competition to guarantee low prices. Did you know that 97% of our cars are priced below market value or within Auto Trader guidelines?
So, combining low prices, superb stock and this BLACK SALE EVENT means now is the time to visit our new purpose built indoor/outdoor showroom.
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To save timely negotiation all our cars are heavily discounted upfront and offered nearer cost price, saving customers up to £2000 when compared to our competition. This ensures we are treating every customer the same. This fee is a compulsory fee and applies to all customers.
Variable admin fee is charged as listed below:
Retail customers pay £149.
Repeat customers purchasing a 2nd car within 12 months of the original invoice date £0.
Retail customers arranging finance using brokers outside of our immediate panel of lenders £399.
Trade customers making a purchase as the motor trade £499.
Export customers including Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland £499.