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“Police took my car off me ”

Written on: 02/08/2017 by dirtygirlsam (1 review written)

Missed 2 payments Next thing the police stop me and say the car was reported stolen by cls finance. Had to leave the car and virtually everything in it. … Read Full Review

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“Disguised with the way they spoke to you ”

Written on: 15/07/2017 by 403Higgins (1 review written)

Absolutely disgusted with the way this company speak to you and the manner shouting down the phone to you belittling you in the process afford at all cost they rip you off try and make you pay more than your payments and if your a day late they don't stop calling you and harassing you to the point they speak to you like rubbish !!!!… Read Full Review

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“If you have very bad credit you CAN drive away same day ”

Written on: 12/07/2017 by Harley478 (1 review written)

Was very sceptical about this company as no one would accept me as I've very bad credit and I've only recently returned to part time work, on arrival I met with a nice salesman who explained the process clearly to me, I decided I didn't like any of their cars in stock but they found me my perfect car close to my home and sorted everything for me took 2 days from first call to having my new car! Only thing I will say is high interest rates but is expected with this type of credit score, flexible… Read Full Review

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“total rip off”

Written on: 26/04/2017 by Bronsonu432 (1 review written)

bought a zafira off this company in january and have had nothing but hassle. car has been back to garage for repairs which havent even been done properly they were supposed to fix track rod end and turbo pipe. tracking and balancing hasnt been done after track rod end replaced and when we took the car to another garage we were told turbo pipe was insecure after it was supposedly fixed by them. have found at least another 4 faults with car so rang after sales and was told to get repairs done and… Read Full Review

M1Sheff's Comment

Written on: 01/08/2017

I'm currently experiencing the exact same problem.. upon purchase I was told the car had a years MOT but they couldn't find the certificate and to take it to a local garage in which they'd pay for it. I took it to be told it only had 2 months left on the MOT, it's failed (at this point I'd had the vehicle 12 days) it failed due to a serious shock absorber leak. Take them to trading standards and check the MOT history of the vehicle you've purchased. It's more than likely had fault that they've not repaired before selling it to you.

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“Car”

Written on: 08/02/2017 by JakeFigueroa (1 review written)

SERIOUSLY AVOID This lot are a bunch of money grabbing horrible people they all lovely to ur face once ur buying there cars. But as soon as u drive away u become there worst enemy especially if something goes wrong with the car as mind did in 2 months I had a faulty coil pack + head leads which cost me £316 a week later I had a support link for the suspension snap another £150 and yesterday I had a coil spring snapped costing another £303 they don't wanna know they couldn't care I have a… Read Full Review

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“Fantastic Company”

Written on: 04/03/2016 by dmccord90 (3 reviews written)

I applied for finance through CLS Finance at Reading Car Finance, The process was quick and simple, the staff were friendly and helpful, they didn't have a car for me so they sourced one within a week. I got a 2009 Vauxhall Corsa with only 30,000 miles on the clock and it is perfect. I could not recommend them any more. The reviews previously are clearly because they didnt pay and you lot name me one company that would not put pressure on a debtor. I have paid and had no problems… Read Full Review

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“2 years in and no problems.”

Written on: 01/02/2016 by 2001 (1 review written)

Just 2 years into a 4 year contract on an 08 Ford. And just had brakes replaced other than that and 1 AA call out to a flat battery (more me than the car) cars been rumning fine, and just coming up to its second mot. Other than a cpl of tyres being replaced don't envisage any problems. First mot passed with flying colours no issues. Paying more than I'd have liked but expected to as my credit rating is not good at all so limited choices and was just relieved to have got a reliable and 'safe'… Read Full Review

Highlyfavoured's Response to 2001's Review

Written on: 26/02/2016

Have u been paid to do this?

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“arrogant dont know what there doing”

Written on: 04/12/2015 by azz2015 (1 review written)

This company rip you off we bought a car off them within an hr of getting the car there was a loud knocking from engine so rung them up got told to take it in.they said it was the cam pulley which they said they will change they rung us up next day to say it was ready but when we picked it up it was still doing the same on 3 occasions this happened in the first month alone we only had the car 3 days and spent money going bk and forth.the company still didn't offer us a replacement car or… Read Full Review

Neels123's Response to azz2015's Review

Written on: 19/12/2016

Hi this happened to my car after 1 year my engine making loud knocking and burning smell. I have the car check in my local garage and i've been told that the car would need a new engine otherwise I can't drive the car or the engine would blown. So I rang the finance company and let them know about what happen but the won't have it and blaming me it's my fault that's the car engine blown even though they notice that I just bought a car just under a year now. So I ring the financial ombudsman instead for they advise because the car finance aren't to be listening of the matter that I had with the car. So would it be good idea for me to contact the trading standards too? Is anyone can help me with this matter please? Here are my contact email ( smiler1972@hotmail. co.uk ) .

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★★★★★

“Brilliant ”

Written on: 03/12/2015 by Banks252 (1 review written)

I was a bit dubious at first.but went and got a car when no other company could help me.if you have a very poor credit history give them a try.very helpful even paid my taxi.arranged 5 days insurance and my tax.very happy and the adviser was great would recommend… Read Full Review

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“No Problems”

Written on: 28/09/2015 by martyn1982 (1 review written)

I Just bought a car through Manchester car finance. Phoned up was accepted in a hour, Told them what car I wanted they found me one, went up looked at it signed the paperwork and was away within 2 hours. Staff were friendly and they have a good choice of cars . payments are not to bad compared to other sub prime lenders I got offers with would recommend. The car has low miles and is a 2010 reg so very happy… Read Full Review

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“standard are very low ”

Written on: 25/09/2015 by semilang (1 review written)

when we first bought the car in car finance in Walsall Birmingham , first we find out straight away the fault in the car . the air vent , door panel right side,and few more . we told the the manager who handle the paperwork to us at the same day we bought the car in his office , and he said to us .. oh I will book the appointment for you for the next Monday and I will give you a call . but what happen that Monday come .. with no phone call almost 3 week what he promise us . we have to keep… Read Full Review

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“Men who are absolute bullies ”

Written on: 12/09/2015 by 287Daniel (1 review written)

Where do I start!!!! After reading some of your reviews I realised I was not alone. I to stupidly went into a hp contract with cls finance. All seems well. I drove my car home to then be pulled by my neighbour to say the tracking was seriously out on the drivers side and it was rubbing the tyre and the tyre was barley legal . I contacted Luton depot who told me to bring it down. I took a day off work assuming the tracking would be done there and then , to find I had driven 21 miles each way… Read Full Review

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“BEST COMPANY FOR POOR CREDIT”

Written on: 27/08/2015 by 43Perry (1 review written)

I recently bought a 59 plate corsa from Manchester car finance which was lovely car. Was told i had the credit available and didnt believe them as i was Wary about companies offering finance for people with bad credit. I went to their branch in Hyde and was greeted as soon as i got there. Everything was explained to me step by step which put my mind at ease. Showed me a nice range of cars there in my price range and had a test drive of 3. I loved the corsa which i subsequently bought. The… Read Full Review

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“Should have paid attention to previous reviews”

Written on: 27/07/2015 by Weejo100 (1 review written)

I took out finance with CLS for a car, through Manchester Car Finance, I was worried about the reviews before hand but let one of their reps convince me it was all just nonsense. The didn't have a long MOT on it, just a few months, I took it to a garage and the tyres were at a dangerous level to drive in .. I agreed with the sales rep to pay monthly, it is four days now to my pay day (a month and four days since I bought the car) and I had a very, very stroppy call today from CLS demanding… Read Full Review

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“I bought a car from this company on globe lane, The...”

Written on: 12/02/2015 by artist1234 (1 review written)

I bought a car from this company on globe lane, The car broke down 3 days later and i was given a courtesy car , 2 days later i got my car back and the engine problem was still there , The fella from globe lane was calling me a liar and said the reason the car had not been looked at because they can find nothing wrong with the car so i drove it till the engine management came on that was 2 days later so i took it back to norton autos who manchester finance use they had the car and i never saw… Read Full Review

Samriley67's Response to artist1234's Review

Written on: 09/03/2015

Trading standards sale of goods act implies terms

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Bigalan33's Response to artist1234's Review

Written on: 27/07/2015

I got a car from Newcastle car finance 2 month into owning the car mechanical problems started it took 3 months to get the car in the garage its been in 7 days and still not repaired. He is absolutely useless and avoids calls, the aftersales department for CLS finance hasn't got a clue so DO NOT get a car from these companies you will regret it

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Bruce.d.g's Response to artist1234's Review

Written on: 22/04/2015

Was it some 1 called keth by any chance

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Ljc81's reply to Bruce.d.g's Comment

Written on: 13/06/2015

Yes are the all arrogent I've had 2 cars off them and both broke down

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Written on: 13/06/2015

Yes are the all arrogent I've had 2 cars off them and both broke down

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★★★★★

“Fab”

Written on: 13/11/2014 by NashDaniels374 (1 review written)

I've dealt with a few car finance places and this is the best I drove away in less that 2 hours and they even delivered my new car fantastic service lovely people… Read Full Review

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“liars and proper delboys”

Written on: 28/02/2014 by 237Townsend (1 review written)

Arived today with different information I was given day before made up figures and poor service no prices on cars and glad I went elsewere they wanted a total finance figure for a 7 plate car of £10490 when I was estimated day before around £8000 definitely a no no… Read Full Review

Bruce.d.g's Comment

Written on: 31/07/2014

Yes they are pure rip of fxxxers only put 3months warranty on car ive had mine 5 weeks and it had drive shaft cv joint now fly wheel slipping and gear box has got wear what the fxxk that mean

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“MARK SAAB 95”

Written on: 19/02/2014 by MakkyD (2 reviews written)

I had an issue where I could not get finance as I have no pay slips and I dont pay my money into the bank (I do do my taxes). I explained the issue, said what I wanted, what I can afford (what I wanted to pay) and they sorted things out for me. Over the weekend some issues with the car arose and I contacted them, They said to get the car to them which i did they sorted out the MOT problem and replaced the tyre with no quibble that day (by 2 PM I was on my way home) Remember these are second… Read Full Review

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“Bought a Honda Civic in December 2013. Was lied to...”

Written on: 05/02/2014

Bought a Honda Civic in December 2013. Was lied to from day one about cars they had in stock etc. We only had the choice of this one because i only have an auto licence, which they were told on numerous occasions. The guys in Birmingham told us they were always getting people down there that had been lied to. Should have rang alarm bells then hey!!! We eventually came away with the civic, but quickly realised there was problems with the gearbox i tried to book it in and was told that they were… Read Full Review

Takedownwesellcarfinanceoldham's Comment

Written on: 11/02/2014

i will be also reporting them to trading standerds called 111 an was told thay have a high vol of calls about this company

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“AWFUL”

Written on: 01/01/2014

Well where do i start i've been with company for 4 years now and as ever they are a total bunch of liars cars they get from an auction not even good cars at that. He has the worst attitude i have ever known very unprofessional and very bad customer care skills he once told me and i quote( WHY SHOULD I HELP YOU)when i asking for a little help. When i first went with this bunch they were all smiles (of course they were) been given 2 dodgy cars u cant even pick ur own car u take what ur given… Read Full Review

Nadster12's Comment

Written on: 23/09/2015

Well here I am again still off sick so am now 2 months behind.Ive had nasty letters and emails.Have explained my reasons but not interested.They have now somehow got my daughter and boyfriends phone numbers and rang to ask if they would be guarantors wtf.Never ever gave names or numbers.Dont want the car but been advised that the car is mine and can sell it?By debt management plan people.They would have to take me to court.But I don't want to sell as feel I may have been misinformed.Still waiting to see if they collect as should have been 2 days ago no sight of them as yet.Still have 3 years to pay on it. Do not want the hassle of this car or the money.Theyll be waiting forever to get the money as I haven't got a bean while off sick.Reporting to trading standards they are loan sharks and may not be 100%legite.Please avoid these horrid rats

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