Helpful tips

Do I need to replace my CV axle?

Do I need to replace my CV axle?

A CV axle only needs to be replaced if there is a problem with it; read more below. How does a CV axle work? A CV axle is needed if a vehicle has an independent suspension on drive wheels. In an independent suspension, the left and right wheels move up and down following the road surface independently of each other.

Is wheel damage covered by insurance?

Does insurance cover tires? While car insurance doesn’t cover damage from normal wear and tear on tires, comprehensive coverage and collision coverage can pay for your tires when they are affected by vandalism, theft, or an accident.

Why do you only stab out 3 tires?

Because their insurance won’t cover just 3. For insurance to cover tire replacement, it has to be all 4. Insurance will cover if all 4 are slashed; they won’t cover 3 tires.

Can you claim damage from a pothole?

As long as you can prove that the damage was caused by a pothole, then you can make a claim. You can make a claim for pothole damage from the council or authority responsible for maintaining the road where the pothole was, or you can choose to claim on your car insurance.