Motoring advice that drivers and car owners need to know. We feature money-saving tips, how-to guides, explainer features and more.

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How to kill coronavirus in your car in seven minutes

The CV1 Shot comes in a canister and costs £9.99. By placing it in your car's passenger footwell, you can neutralise coronavirus in just seven minutes.
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Caravan holidays: here's what you can legally tow this summer

In the wake of the coronavirus, many are opting for UK caravan holidays. We explain what you can legally tow, which depends on when you passed your test.
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How to use the emergency refuge areas on smart motorways

Emergency refuge areas are a safe haven for stranded vehicles on busy smart motorways – but many motorists don’t know what they are or how to use them.
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What to do after a car accident

Car accidents are an upsetting experience, but there are certain things you need to do immediately after having one. Here are the steps you must take.
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How to keep cool when driving in hot weather

Keeping yourself and your car cool is vital for safe, reliable motoring when the outside temperature rises. Here are our easy-to-follow tips.
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How to prevent catalytic converter theft from cars

An increase in catalytic converters thefts has particularly affected hybrid cars such as the Toyota Prius. Here's how to stop your cat being stolen.
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Why are diesel particulate filters a problem?

Replacing a diesel particulate filter (DPF) could cost more than the value of your car. Here, we look at the potential problems and how to avoid them.
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How to save money on motoring

From ditching diesel to buying a classic car, we list the easy-to-follow steps you can take to cut your monthly motoring costs.
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What to do if you fill your car with the wrong fuel

Putting the wrong fuel in a car affects around 150,000 motorists every year. Here's what to do if you put diesel in a petrol car or petrol in a diesel car.
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How to stay healthy, safe and happy when driving

Stress, boredom, poor diet and, of course, viral infection are all issues drivers can face. Read our guide to staying healthy and happy behind the wheel.