Cookie Policy

This Cookies Policy sets out the basis on which we, Illusion Car Care, use cookies and similar technologies on or in relation to our website, www.illusioncarcare.co.uk. This Cookies Policy is effective from 01/12/2019. ‘Essential’ cookies are automatically placed on your computer or device when you access our website or take certain actions on our website. Non-essential cookies and other technologies are only placed on your computer or device if you have consented to us doing so. For information on the difference between essential and non-essential cookies, see the section below entitled ‘About cookies’. For information on how you consent and how you can withdraw your consent to us placing non-essential cookies and other technologies on your computer or device, see the section below entitled ‘How to accept or reject cookies’.

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About cookies

What are cookies? Cookies are small data files sent by a website’s server to a web browser, processor memory or hard drive and stored there. They can be used for a range of different purposes, such as customising a website for a particular user, helping a user navigate a website, improving that user’s website experience, and storing that user’s preferences and login information.

‘Essential’ or ‘Non-essential’ Cookies

Session and persistent cookies

List of cookies used

We use the following cookies on or in relation to our website:

Name of cookieEssential or Non-essential?Type of cookieFirst or Third party?Session or Persistent?Expiry TimePurpose
wordpress_[hash]EssentialWebsiteFirstPersistent30 minutesTo use the website
wordpress_logged_in_[hash]EssentialWebsiteFirstSession30 minutesTo use the website
wordpress_test_cookieEssentialWebsiteFirstPersistent30 minutesTo use the website
wp-settings-{time}-[UID]EssentialWebsiteFirstSession30 minutesTo use the websiteCDN cache

Essential cookies

These are cookies which are strictly necessary for our website to be able to operate or to provide you with a service on our website which you have requested. We use the following essential cookies on our website

How to opt out of essential cookies

Most browsers allow you to block all cookies, including essential cookies. Please note, however, that if you block all cookies, parts of our website and its functionality may not work or display properly. You can delete existing cookies from your browser by clearing your browsing data and ensuring that the option to delete cookies is selected.For more detailed information on how to accept and reject cookies, including guidance for specific browsers, please see the section below entitled ‘How to accept or reject cookies’.

Non-essential cookies

We use the following types of non-essential cookies on our website functional, analytical (or performance) and targeting (or advertising).

Other technologies

How to accept or reject cookies

There are a number of different ways in which you can accept or reject some or all cookies and similar technologies. Some of the main methods of doing so are described below. You are welcome to block the use of some or all of the cookies we use on our website. However, please be aware that doing so may impair our website and its functionality or may even render some or all of it unusable. You should also be aware that clearing all cookies from your browser will also delete any cookies that are storing your preferences, for example, whether you have accepted cookies on a website or any cookies that are blocking other cookies. You can find more detailed information about cookies and adjusting your browser settings by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org

Accepting or rejecting cookies

You can accept or reject non essential cookies by using our cookie management tool. You can turn off non essential cookies simply by opening the cookie toolbar and clicking the non essential option. You can accept or reject some or all cookies (for example, blocking all third party cookies) by adjusting your browser settings. If you do not know how to do this, the links below set out information about how to change your browser settings for some of the most commonly used web browsers:

Some browsers, such as Chrome and Firefox, allow you to change your settings to browse in ‘incognito’ mode, limiting the amount of data placed on your machine and automatically deleting any persistent cookies placed on your device when you finish your browsing session. There are also many third party applications which you can add to your browser to block or manage cookies. To clear cookies that have previously been placed on your browser, you should select the option to clear your browsing history and ensure that the option to delete or clear cookies is included when you do so.

Google Adsettings

You can manage and opt out of personalisation of advertisements by Google by visiting Google’s ad settings page here https://adssettings.google.com/ and by:

Alternatively, you can install a free browser plugin here: https://support.google.com/ads/answer/7395996

Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on

You can opt out of Google Analytics tracking by installing the browser add-on which is available here: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Web beacons

You can opt in to us using web beacons in our marketing emails by: leaving your cookies set to defaultYou can opt out of our use of web beacons in our marketing emails by: disabling non essential cookies simply by opening the cookie toolbar and clicking the non-essential option.

Facebook Pixel

You can block Facebook Pixel using our cookie control tool: disabling non essential cookies simply by opening the cookie toolbar and clicking the non essential option.

Disconnect for Facebook

You can install a browser add-on tool called ‘Disconnect Facebook pixel and FB tracking’. This will stop Facebook tracking you on third party websites. You can install the too here:

European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance Tool

You can opt out of Facebook and other companies that participate in the Digital Advertising Alliance in Europe from showing you interest based ads by visiting http://www.youronlinechoices.com, selecting your country, clicking ‘Your Ad Choices’, then locating Facebook (and any other companies you want to block) and selecting the ‘Off’ option.