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What's causing my Skoda Octavia starting problems?

My 2006 Skoda Octavia 1.9 diesel takes ages to start in the morning. When it does start it runs all day without any problems. Is it injector related?

Filed under fault - Asked by James Mcghee (Paisley ) - Tue, 09 Aug 2011 08:15

Why am I losing power after changing the spark plugs?

Having changed my spark plugs and leads my automobile loses power after about 10 minutes of driving. What could be the problem?

Filed under fault - Asked by Jason Valentin (Sprighill) - Fri, 05 Aug 2011 02:07

How do I know if my head gasket is gone?

Hi. I just wanted to know how would I find out if my automobile's head gasket is gone. When I start the automobile heaps of water comes out of the exhaust, but I'm not that sure if it is the gasket. Can you help me?


Filed under fault - Asked by Mohammed Sid (Palmerston North) - Thu, 04 Aug 2011 07:21

What do I do about a leaking radiator?

My Toyota Camry suddenly started leaking coolant from the radiator and the engine stopped. Any ideas why?

Filed under fault - Asked by Nilofar Majumdar (Yanboo) - Sun, 31 Jul 2011 14:21

What's causing the whining noise in my Landcruiser?

I recently purchased a 3.0-litre Toyota Landcruiser in Northern Ireland and have noticed some rust in the chassis and exhaust, but more worrying is a whining noise it has developed in first, second and third gears at around 2,000rpm - the noise dissipates at about 2,300rpm. Have you any idea what the problem could be? Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Filed under fault - Asked by Neville Case (Wicklow) - Tue, 26 Jul 2011 00:09

What is causing my BMW fuel injector problem?

My BMW's injectors inject fuel all the time. What can be the problem?

Filed under fault - Asked by Hennie Steenberg (Benoni South Africa) - Sat, 18 Jun 2011 12:00

Can you help with the roof on my Peugeot 306 CC?

Hi, I have a '98 Peugeot 306 CC with a folding electric roof. I'm having a problem when closing the roof. It opens perfectly but when it's closing the back window won't open to let the boot part down: i.e. it isn't completing the closing sequence. Could this be an electrical problem? Can you help?

Filed under fault - Asked by MIchelle Whitty - Tue, 05 Apr 2011 16:41

My Honda's head gasket has gone twice in nine months!

I got the head gasket done on my 02 Honda Civic 1.4 last September (2010) due to burst radiator. Now it's gone again after nine months. Would this indicate it was not fixed properly or just bad luck?

Regards, Tom

Filed under fault - Asked by Tom Lysaght (Celbridge) - Thu, 09 Jun 2011 21:08

My automobile has a problem at idle


I have a 2004 1.6-litre Skoda Octavia. At idle the automobile chugs as if it is about to cut out and sometimes acceleration fluctuates. What do you think it is?

Thank you

Filed under fault - Asked by John Doogue (Automobilelow) - Thu, 09 Jun 2011 13:34

Why is the close button for my Renault Mégane not working?

My Renault Mégane's 'close' button is not working. Any ideas?

Filed under fault - Asked by Redmond Noel (Dublin) - Wed, 30 Mar 2011 15:18

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