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Finance & Terms

You can either settle off or change your vehicle at any time during the term of the agreement.

This is not possible, but should you wish to settle your finance agreement, or part-exchange your vehicle before the end of the term, we would provide you with an early settlement figure in order for you to pay the outstanding balance and take full ownership of the vehicle, or trade the vehicle in against another.

No – you automatically own the vehicle at the end of the agreement, subject to a £50 “option to purchase” fee.

This depends on your deposit, the price of the vehicle you have purchased, and the length of the finance agreement – full details are available upon request.

Payments are collected on a monthly basis via a direct debit facility.

For Hire Purchase, deposits start from just £250 on most vehicles. For lease agreements, we require one months’ payment up front + VAT, plus a small administration fee. For all factory-order vehicles, a minimum of £500 deposit is required.

Yes, we have a very competitive range of leasing and Hire Purchase packages – full details are available upon request.

The minimum finance term is 12 months.

Finance is available for up to 5 years.

This is subject to status and a credit search, and is dealt with on an individual basis.

Your address, status on the Electoral Roll, bank details, employment history and previous credit history are confirmed, in addition to other standard credit requirements.

We usually have a response from our finance partners within a few hours. In most cases, it is within 24 hours.

Yes, we have a large range of competitive finance packages designed specifically to suit your individual requirements - full details are available upon request.


In some cases, council approval is required, however, we have an extensive list of councils who have already passed our vehicles – full details are available upon request.

Our vehicle adaptation and minibus division can provide you with a full quotation for any additional requirements you may have – full details are available upon request.

Yes, we have a wide range of 9, 12, 15 or 17-seater minibuses available. We can also supply wheelchair-accessible conversions on request.

In most cases yes, we have a team of Area Sales Managers across the U.K. who are available to visit you at home or at work, individually or for a group demonstration. They can show you every aspect of the vehicle, answer any questions you might have, and are also able to offer part-exchange values for your current vehicle.

Of course – all of our new vehicles come in a variety of colours, in addition to a full range of optional extras – full details are available upon request.

We can supply a large range of both new and used vehicles - full details are available upon request.

We are able to supply almost every make and model of vehicle available in the U.K. – all at highly competitive prices.

We are able to supply almost every make and model of vehicle available in the U.K. – all at highly competitive prices.


Yes – your vehicle is delivered to any address you request in the U.K. mainland, free of charge.

This depends on the make and model of your vehicle, whether or not it is in stock or a factory order, and any additional extras/adaptations you have requested. If your vehicle is in stock, delivery time is usually between 10-14 working days after we receive signed paperwork back from you. If your vehicle is a factory order, you will be given an approximate date when you place your order, which we will confirm with you once we have received confirmation of the exact delivery date.


Yes – we work with several companies who can provide you with a range of highly competitive quotes – please click here for further details.

Yes – a fully-comprehensive cover note is required. The supplying dealer will contact you to arrange this prior to delivery of your vehicle.


This light indicates that your vehicle is approaching its next service. Refer to your owner's handbook for further information. Please do not depend solely on this indicator as the service intervals may be different if your vehicle is being used as a taxi.

This service must be carried out by a main Peugeot dealer, and is free of charge.

After your first free intermediate service at 6,000 miles, the first main service is at 12,000 miles, with servicing intervals every 12,000 miles after that

No – these costs are your responsibility, however, Cab Direct does offer this service in Glasgow and the surrounding area at very competitive rates.

No – any main dealer or VAT registered garage in the U.K. is able to carry out work on your vehicle, provided that genuine manufacturer's parts are used.

No – any VAT registered garage is able to carry out servicing on your vehicle, providing that genuine manufacturer’s parts are used.


The policy number is located at the top right-hand side of the sheet inside the rear page of your extended warranty booklet (Warranty Holdings policies). For AMG warranties registration and chassis number will suffice.

No – the vehicle must be repaired by a main dealer.

Every new Fiat Freedom comes with 3 years’ AA cover.

Every new Peugeot comes with 1 years’ AA cover. This extends to 3 years for a new Peugeot E7 XS.

The manufacturer's warranty covers all parts and labour (with the exception of wear and tear items, such as tyres, brake pads and windscreen wipers). The extended warranty covers all major mechanical parts, such as the engine, gearbox and casings. Full details can be found in your warranty book.

All of our new vehicles come with the manufacturer's unlimited mileage warranty, which can vary in duration. Additionally, a selection of our new, purpose-built taxis come with a free 5 year unlimited mileage warranty.


The cam belt needs to be replaced every 72,000 miles. See your Peugeot servicing handbook for further details.

We are able to supply and fit taxi meters and signs within our service division. Alternatively, you can take them to a fitter of your choice, should you wish to do so.

Peugeot E7

At the time of writing, the E7™ is not available in automatic. However, keep coming back to this site for updates should this change.

Yes, subject to conditions. For further details contact AMG Warranties Ltd on 0870 240 4270.

Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles

Yes, after listening to our customers, our sister company, Allied Mobility, has introduced a fully-wheelchair-accessible, automatic - the Renault Autograph™ For further information on this brand new vehicle, click here.

Yes, we can supply a wide range of vehicles with full wheelchair access.
For Hackney drivers, the new Peugeot E7™ has been built and tested to M1 specification and has European Whole Vehicle Type Approval.

For private users, the new Fiat Freedom™ and Peugeot Eurobus™ have achieved motability accreditation, providing people with affordable vehicles designed to suit their requirements.
We are also able to provide a range of wheelchair-accessible minibuses – full details on all of these vehicles are available upon request.

General Questions

You can contact Digitax on 0191 296 1294. Ask for Steve or Debbie, who will be happy to help you.

We have a full range of brochures on all of our products and services, which we can supply to you.
Please call our customer services team, who will be happy to send you brochures, as well as provide written quotations by post, fax or e-mail. Click here to find our brochures.

Cab Direct is a trading name of the Allied Vehicles Group (Limited Company – SC147093).

Cab Direct
230 Balmore Road
G22 6LJ

Telephone: 0800 916 3021


VAT No: GB 62 1343 73

Customer Complaints

Where a complaint does not relate to a financial service, and cannot be resolved after you have contacted us, then you may refer the dispute to the following Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) service: The National Conciliation Service (NCS). Click here to visit the NCS website.