Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using
this website (the Site ). Using this Site indicates that you
accept these terms and conditions. If you do not accept these
terms and conditions, do not use this Site.
We may change our terms and conditions from time to time
so you should review them regularly. Your use of this Site
will be deemed an acceptance of the terms and conditions existing
at that time.
Terms and conditions
1.1 the Site is operated by a Limited company, SDO Media, registered in England, trading as Used Car Expert, from 12 Melcombe Place, London, NW1 6JJ.
Accessing This Site
2.1. We reserve the right to withdraw or amend the services
we provide on this Site without notice. We will not be liable
if for any reason this Site is unavailable at any time or
for any period.
2.2. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts
of this Site, or this entire Site, to users who have registered
2.3. If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification
code, password or any other piece of information as part of
our security procedures, you must treat such information as
confidential, and you must not disclose it to any third party.
We have the right to disable any user identification code
or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at
any time, if in our opinion you have failed to comply with
any of the provisions of these terms and conditions.
3.1. Subject to clause 3.2, you may print and download extracts
from this Site for non-commercial use on the following basis:
3.1.1. no documents or related graphics on the Site are modified
in any way;
3.1.2. no graphics on the Site are used separately from accompanying
3.1.3. no copyright and trade mark notices are removed.
3.2. You agree not to:
3.2.1. use any part of the materials on this Site for commercial
purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our
3.2.2. copy, reproduce, distribute, republish, download, display,
post or transmit in any form or by any means any content of
this Site, except as permitted above;
Intellectual Property Rights
4.1. Unless otherwise specified, we are the owner or licensee
of all intellectual property rights in the Site, and in the
material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright
laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
4.2. Unless otherwise specified, the authors of the literary
and artistic works in the materials contained in the Site
have asserted their moral right pursuant to Section 77 of
the Copyright Designs and Patents Act 1988 to be identified
as the author of those works.
Reliance On Information Posted
5.1. The information contained in the material on this Site
is for information purposes only and does not constitute advice.
We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising
from any reliance placed on such materials by any user of
this Site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its
5.2. Subject to clause 5.3 and to the extent permitted by
law, we hereby expressly exclude:
5.2.1. all conditions, warranties and other terms which might
otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of
5.2.2. any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential
loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with use
of this Site, including without limitation any liability for:
18.104.22.168. loss of income or revenue;
22.214.171.124. loss of business;
126.96.36.199. loss of profits or contracts;
188.8.131.52. loss of anticipated savings;
184.108.40.206. loss of data;
220.127.116.11. loss of goodwill;
18.104.22.168. wasted management or office time; and for any other
loss or damage of any kind, however arising whether caused
by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise,
even if foreseeable.
5.3. We do not exclude liability for death or personal injury
arising from our negligence nor any other liability which
cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
Third Party Material
This Site may contain material submitted and created by third
parties including other Site users. We exclude all liability
for any illegality arising from or error, omission or inaccuracy
in such material and we take no responsibility for such material.
Links From This Site
Where this Site contains links to other sites and resources
provided by third parties, these links are provided for your
information only. We have no control over the contents of
those sites or resources and accept no responsibility for
them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use
of them except as may be required by law.
Material Submitted By You
8.1. By submitting any material to us, you :
8.1.1. automatically grant us a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable
licence to use, reproduce, modify, edit, adapt, publish, translate,
create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display
such material (in whole or part) worldwide and/or to incorporate
it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known
or later developed for the full term of any rights that may
exist in such content; and
8.1.2. waive all your moral rights in such materials.
8.2. You acknowledge that we are not obliged to publish any
material submitted by you.
8.3. You agree not to post any material:
8.3.1. that is threatening, defamatory, offensive, abusive,
liable to incite racial hatred, discriminatory, blasphemous,
pornographic, in breach of confidence, in breach of privacy;
8.3.2. for which you have not obtained all necessary licences
and/or approvals; or
8.3.3. which constitutes or encourages conduct that would
be considered a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability,
or otherwise be contrary to the law of or infringe the rights
of any third party, in the UK; or
8.3.4. which is technically harmful (including, without limitation,
computer viruses, logic bombs, Trojan horses, worms, harmful
components, corrupted data or other malicious software or
8.4. We will fully co-operate with any law enforcement authorities
or court order requesting or directing us to disclose the
identity or locate anyone posting material in breach of clause
Data Protection and Privacy
9.1. We process information about you in accordance with
processing and you warrant to the best of your knowledge and
belief that all data provided by you is accurate.
9.2. We hold a data protection registration and comply with
the Data Protection Act 1998.
If any term, condition, or provision of these terms and conditions
is determined to be unlawful, invalid, void, or for any reason
unenforceable, the validity and enforceability of the remaining
terms, conditions and provisions shall not in any way be affected
or impaired thereby.
These terms and conditions constitute the entire agreement
between you and us relating to the subject matter herein.
Jurisdiction and Applicable Law
The English courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over
any claim arising from, or related to, this Site. These terms
and conditions are governed by English Law.
on this Site are published in good faith. The Site does not,
under any circumstances, accept responsibility for the accuracy
or otherwise of any advertisement found on the Site, nor is
any kind of warranty expressed or implied by such publication
The use of the Site, guides, products
and any other services offered by the Site are intended only
as a guide to assessing the quality of used cars.
Only a qualified mechanic can definitely
assess the condition of a vehicle . The site, draws specific
attention to the inherent danger associated with mechanical
vehicles and carrying out checks upon them.
If in any doubt as to how safe
a test may be, the user should consult a qualified mechanic.
Users are reminded that vehicles have both moving parts and
associated heat when in operation and appropriate caution
must be exercised.
this website (the Site) If you do not accept this privacy
policy, you should not use this Site.
Of Personal Information
The Site collects personal information from you (such as
name, address, telephone number, email address etc) when you
complete registration or enquiry forms or send emails to us.
Please do not submit your personal information to us if you
do not wish us to collect it.
Of Other Information
In addition to personal information, we may collect information
about you automatically when you visit the Site. The collection
A web beacon is a small graphic image placed on a web page
that is designed to allow us to monitor visitors to the Site.
A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your computer's
hard drive by your web browser when you first visit the Site.
The cookie allows us to identify your computer and find out
details about your last visit. Most internet browsers accept
cookies automatically, but usually you can alter the settings
of your browser to erase cookies or prevent automatic acceptance
if you prefer. If you choose not to receive our cookies, we
cannot guarantee that your experience with the Site will be
as quick or responsive as if you do receive cookies.
The information collected by cookies and web beacons is not
personally identifiable, it includes general information about
your computer settings, your connection to the internet e.g.
operating system and platform, IP address, your browsing patterns
and timings of browsing on the Site and your geographical
Of Your Information
By using this Site, you agree that the Site may collect,
hold, process and use your information (including personal
information) for the purpose of providing you with the Site
services. These include (without limitation):
By using the Site, you agree that we may disclose your personal
informat ion to any company that is a contracted supplier
to the Site where it is required to deliver a service you
have requested including but not limited to car data checks,
insurance and financial services, advertising display, car
brochures, car test drives, car sales. Subject to our obtaining
your express consent, we may also supply personal information
about you to other third parties. We reserve the right to
disclose your personal information to comply with applicable
laws and government or regulatory bodies lawful requests for
information. We may transfer, sell or assign any of the information
described in this policy to third parties as a result of a
sale, merger, consolidation, change of control, transfer of
assets or reorganisation of our business. Furthermore, by
using the Site, you consent to the transfer of your personal
information outside of the European Economic Area (which may
not provide the same protection for such information as the
United Kingdom provides) in the event that the processing
of your information involves such a transfer.
No data transmission over the internet can be entirely secure,
so we do not guarantee the security of your personal information
and/or use of the Site. However, we use reasonable endeavours
to protect the security of your personal information from
unauthorized access or use by using encryption technology.
In addition to these safeguards, your personal information
is protected in the UK by the Data Protection Act 1998. This
provides that the information which we hold about you should
be processed fairly and lawfully, should be accurate, relevant
and not excessive, not be retained for longer than is necessary
and, if applicable, be kept up to date. For more information
on the Data Protection Act 1998 and your related rights please
If you wish to review or receive copies of the personal information we hld about you, or have any other queries please write to us (including full details of your request) at:
12 Melcombe Place
may charge a small administration fee in relation to fulfilling
a request for access to personal information.
Advertisements on our site are provided by another organisation.
Our advertising partner will serve ads that it believes are
most likely to be of interest to you, based on information
about your visit to this and other websites (this information
is anonymous in that it does not include your name, street
address, e-mail address or telephone number). In order to
do this, our advertising partner may need to place a cookie
(a small text file) on your computer. For more information
about this type of online behavioural advertising, about cookies,
and about how to turn this feature off, please visit http://www.youronlinechoices.co.uk.