There are certain times within the year that car dealers offer extra savings on their cars to make stock move faster. The two biggest sales are the Plate Clearance/end of year sales and End of Financial Year Sales. These are the best times of the year for you to get the best deal on your new car.
Apple has recently announced their new “CarKey” feature
promised to revolutionise driving coming with iOS14. This feature allows you to
use your phone or watch to unlock, lock and start your car, as long as it’s
compatible with the software.
The smart key can be found in the wallet app on you Apple device.
Every new car is covered by a manufacturer’s warranty. This is a legally enforceable promise made by the manufacturer to take responsibility for any faults that occur in a motor vehicle during the warrant period.
If you’ve been putting off taking your car in for its routine service, it’s encouraged to take advantage of the quieter workshops during the COVID-19 lockdowns. If it normally takes weeks to book your car in for a routine service, you can now make an appointment much more easily.
It’s very important that vehicles
are serviced according to the manufacturer’s recommendations. Servicing your
car regularly ensures that everything is working efficiently and improves fuel
Servicing at dealerships is
costly too, if you’re outside your capped servicing dates it could be worth
looking around at other accredited servicing centres such as RACV Auto Care
Centre or Ultratune.