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Will my 2001 Toyota Avensis 1.6 pass its NCT with a light which looks like an engine illuminated in the dashboard?
Filed under NCT - Asked by Pat Nugent (Naas) - Tue, 20 Nov 2012 19:27
Where is the camshaft position sensor on a Nissan Micra K12 located please?
Filed under servicing - Asked by Andy Hullon (Dunboyne, Meath) - Fri, 16 Nov 2012 11:20
I’m in a quandary; I do 80,000km per annum driving. I cover the whole country and am wondering hybrid or diesel. I drive a 2017 BMX X3 at present. Thinking of 530e or 520d.
Is a pick-up with seats in the back considered a commercial vehicle?
Filed under pick-up - Asked by Joe Healy (Cork) - Mon, 10 Sep 2018 13:46
My start-stop doesn’t work then randomly when I’m driving the lights on the dash come on and the automobile loses power; do you know why?
Filed under fault - Asked by Tracy Edwards (West Sussex) - Sun, 09 Sep 2018 19:46
How much VRT could I expect to pay for converting a 2015 Volkswagen Transporter to a crewcab?
Filed under VRT - Asked by Fergus Lordan (Kerry) - Tue, 21 Aug 2018 18:57
When do you change the timing belt on an Audi A4 TDI and service the air conditioning? It's a 2015 model.
Filed under servicing - Asked by Stephen KM (Dublin) - Thu, 06 Sep 2018 13:56
I'm hoping to import my 2015 Porsche Macan S petrol from New York when I move home to Ireland later this year. I can't find Porsche on the VRT calculator - I have owned the automobile for nine months and saw there are some exemptions if you have owned the automobile for over six months. I'm pretty confused and hoping to bring the automobile with me, but if VRT costs are too high, I'll have to sell before the move - any info is greatly appreciated
Thank you, John
Filed under importing - Asked by John Walsh (New York) - Fri, 17 Aug 2018 05:02
I intend to replace my automobile soon with something more powerful than my 1.0-litre Corsa. I've been looking mostly at an Opel Astra, Ford Focus, or Hyundai i30, and my budget is up to €10,000. Would there be an obvious standout to buy in those three, or any major issues with them? Also, I cover about 650km/week between commuting and life, 90 per cent of which is on good regional roads. Would you have a recommendation either way on whether to choose a petrol or diesel engine?
Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by Colm McGrath (Kildare) - Wed, 22 Aug 2018 14:34
Really useful site. I want to import a Land Rover Defender 90 from the North. It was made in June 2008; does this mean it falls under the old or new tax system? I am using it for personal purposes. As far as OMSP for VRT, do you know how the revenue calculates that?
Thanks and best regards
Filed under VRT - Asked by Gerard Mooney (Dublin) - Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:09