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Am I mad to be considering buying new in October? I got a very good price on a new Volkswagen Golf Edition R, saving just over €1,000 than if I waited until the New Year. I've shopped around and this is the lowest cost to change I've got. Most important thing to me is the lowest price for the automobile and I'll be keeping it for a good few years so depreciation is not too much of a concern. This offer has tempted me but I'm in two minds. Buy now or wait?
Filed under choosing new automobile - Asked by Eoin S (Dublin) - Wed, 19 Oct 2011 14:59
What is the difference between winter tyres and snow tyres and is it worth fitting winter tyres?
Filed under winter driving - Asked by Noel Clarke (Drogheda) - Thu, 20 Oct 2011 13:48
Hello, my question is would you consider the BMW 520d Efficient Dynamics a better buy than the new model Audi A6 2.0-litre diesel or Mercedes-Benz E200 CDi and why please?
Filed under choosing new automobile - Asked by Mike Jones (Cork) - Tue, 18 Oct 2011 14:03
How many thousand miles would you expect a 1.6 TDCi Ford Focus to last if it is properly maintained?
Filed under mileage - Asked by Andrew O Reilly (Cork) - Fri, 14 Oct 2011 15:38
How much is my 2003 Fiat Stilo 1.6v 3door hatch back worth please?
Filed under used automobile values - Asked by Martina Culbert (Kildare) - Fri, 14 Oct 2011 19:35
How much is my 2004 Volvo S40 T5 worth? It has 53,000 with full service history, many thanks
Filed under used automobile values - Asked by Dave OFLAHERTY (Cork) - Sat, 15 Oct 2011 12:39
How much is my 2007 1.6 petrol 7 seater Renault Grand Scenic "Dynamique Luxe" worth ?, mileage is 65,000 km or 40,625 miles, NCT until May 2013, full service history. Does the extra features in the "Luxe" model make any difference - the main differences are climate contol, hands free locking system, and double sunroof.
Filed under used automobile values - Asked by Donal Murphy (Cork) - Tue, 11 Oct 2011 14:01
Should a Category D crashed automobile say something about it on the logbook?
Filed under logbook - Asked by Louise Creggy (Kildare) - Wed, 05 Oct 2011 16:49
While driving my Citroen C4 1.6 HDi 110bhp last night at 100km/h in fifth the rev counter went max and I lost all power. The engine was still running fine but I rolled to a stand still unable to find a gear without it hitting max revs. The clutch pedal feels fine so I have no idea what is wrong. I can still start the automobile just won't go. Any help would be great,
Filed under gearbox - Asked by Paddy Malone (Dundalk) - Thu, 22 Sep 2011 08:11
I replaced the brake discs and pads of my 2001 Lexus GS 300 about 16 weeks ago. They were changed because the whole front end of the automobile vibrated violently while braking - including the steering wheel. After changing the discs and pads everything was ok, but now it's back the very same again please.
Filed under brakes - Asked by Vincent Markham (Ennis Co. Clare) - Sun, 09 Oct 2011 13:38