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Toyota Avensis parking brake problems?

Has there been any trouble with electronic parking brakes in the Toyota Avensis?

Filed under fault - Asked by Michael Nolan (Clonmel) - Tue, 28 Mar 2017 11:26

Will my SsangYong's engine ever be right?


I sent my SsangYong Acton into the garage on Dec 20th as the fuel injectors needed to come out. I have rang every week since then and there's always an excuse... So last week I had it out with the manager and he admitted that one of the injectors disintegrated into the engine! Now the engine has been taken apart. I am not being charged any extra, but it's just the length of time (now eight weeks) I'm waiting> Will they get it back working again?

Filed under fault - Asked by Fiona Blackburn (Gorey) - Mon, 20 Feb 2017 19:36

Any ideas what's wrong with my Passat?


I have a Volkswagen Passat 1.4 TSI petrol. The engine light keeps coming on and there is a rattling in the engine, but four out of five mechanics tell me it's not the timing chain. However, not one knows were the noise is coming from. Faults that keep showing up are camshaft sensor, coils misfiring and fuel sensor. It's keeps losing power.

Any ideas?

Filed under fault - Asked by Debra Maher (Drogheda) - Thu, 15 Dec 2016 08:11

Should we repair our Suzuki Ignis?


Our reliable 2005 Suzuki Ignis stopped today after five years, on my birthday, happy birthday to me :)

Drove to the shops, came out and there was a tick tick tick whenever the ignition key was turned, then some smoke coming from the dash area and a smell of burning. We had planned to use as a scrappage trade in for the new year but not just yet!

My questions are, does it sound like a starter motor issue? If yes, should we have it repaired - will the automobile need to be driveable to the new automobile garage to avail of the scrappage offer? It flew through the NCT earlier this year.

Thanks in advance.

Filed under fault - Asked by NIAMH O DONNELL - Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:52

What's the noise in my Nissan Primera?

What's the whirring noise in my Nissan Primera 1.8 (2002)? It starts when the automobile is in motion not when stationary.

Filed under fault - Asked by Leo Dunster (Oswestry) - Thu, 13 Feb 2014 14:34

Is there something up with the Opel Insignia?

Why is the engine in the Opel Insignia giving so much trouble? And reviews don't seem too good on them.

Filed under fault - Asked by Bridie Dollard (Portlaois) - Fri, 28 Oct 2016 11:20

How to improve my Toyota Corolla's radio?


I have a 2002 Toyota Corolla and of late the reception on the radio is very intermittent. I was going to buy a new aerial but I am wondering what would you suggest to improve this?



Filed under fault - Asked by Eamonn McDermott (Limerick) - Sun, 23 Feb 2014 12:49

How much to change a Mondeo's injector?

How much to change a fuel injector on a Ford Mondeo mk 4 1.8 TDCi?

Filed under fault - Asked by Bernard Boylan - Thu, 04 Sep 2014 11:45

What's wrong with my Volvo's engine?

Last year my engine blew in my 2002 Volvo S40. I had the engine replaced but since then the automobile will not start without giving it some throttle, it cuts out at junctions etc. and is not idling correctly. I have twice replaced the camshaft sensor, but again the camshaft fault will appear after another number of weeks. Having the faults removed will ensure smooth running for a number of weeks before reverting to the same issues. What do you think the issue could be?

Filed under fault - Asked by Derry Mc Automobilethy (Killarney) - Wed, 05 Nov 2014 14:46

Why are my Toyota's automobilepets wet after rain?

I have a 1996 Toyota Automobileina 1.6 and the floors are all wet after rain. What is the problem?


Filed under fault - Asked by Gemma Quinn - Sat, 08 Nov 2014 18:59

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