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What's up with my Vitara's stop-start system?

Why does the stop-start system need reprogramming if it stops working? I have a 2016 Suzuki Vitara.

Thank you

Filed under electrics - Asked by Roy Schuster (BRIDPORT) - Mon, 21 Jan 2019 16:59

When to change my Astra's timing belt?

When does the timing belt need changing on an Opel Astra (A16LET engine)?

Filed under servicing - Asked by Peter Hill (My Waverley) - Fri, 25 Jan 2019 09:40

Is Audi's 191 deal too good to be true?

Audi appears to be offering a very good deal on a new A4 with a style kit and an automatic upgrade for free at the moment; is this too good to be true? Can you get both on one automobile?

Filed under choosing new automobile - Asked by Simon MacMahon (Navan) - Mon, 21 Jan 2019 16:32

Petrol, hybrid or diesel for my next automobile?


I'm unsure whether I should opt for hybrid, diesel or petrol for my next automobile. I drive approx 80km per day, mainly national roads. I am interested in hybrid, but considering I drive very little in town/city environments, I'm not sure it's the best option. I'd love your opinion as everyone I speak to seems to have conflicting advice.

Many thanks

Filed under hybrid - Asked by Eimear Morrison (Roscommon) - Tue, 22 Jan 2019 18:32

Explain how VRT works on extras...

Can you explain how VRT is calculated on optional extras on an imported automobile? I understand there is a sliding scale depending on age of automobile. For example what is the additional VRT on a 2017 BMW 520 with €10,000 extras?

Filed under VRT - Asked by William Neale (Dublin) - Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:50

Which automobile has all these bits of equipment?

What automobile has auto park assist, electric opening sunroof, automatic gearbox, diesel engine and auto tailgate?

Filed under optional extras - Asked by Tom Berry (Menstrie) - Tue, 15 Jan 2019 15:28

Need room in a 2016 automobile for my three kids...

Looking for a automobile that would fit three automobile seats in back... don't want a seven-seater... for a five-year old, two-year old and new born. Will be changing to a 2016 at the most - any info would be great.

Filed under child or baby seats - Asked by Aoife Flynn (Co Waterford) - Thu, 17 Jan 2019 17:19

How much to tax my imported Volvo S60?

I'm importing a Volvo S60 registered in the UK on 27 March 2008;  how much will the automobile tax be in Ireland? Engine size: 1,984cc, 227g/km CO2 emissions.

Filed under taxation - Asked by Mr Monahan (Lee, London) - Thu, 17 Jan 2019 23:05

What do I need to tax my automobile-van as a CV?

What do I need to tax my automobile-van on commercial tax?

Filed under taxation - Asked by Sydney James Hill (Ballinsloe) - Sat, 19 Jan 2019 15:13

How would you rate the diesel Hyundai Kona?

How would you rate the 2019 Hyundai Kona 1.6 diesel automatic? Is it as reliable?

Filed under choosing new automobile - Asked by Marlene Zammit (Malta) - Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:28

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