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What's wrong with my Toyota auto gearbox?

My 2013 Toyota Avensis Verso has an auto gear problem. It drives fine when it's cold and the gear change is perfect. Even in reverse it's fine, but it stops moving after two to three minutes driving and reverse won't engage either. What is the problem?

Filed under fault - Asked by John Kerry (London) - Fri, 05 Dec 2014 22:55

The steering on my Avensis seems jumpy!

The steering on my 2010 Toyota Avensis Aura seems jumpy and light. What's wrong?

Filed under fault - Asked by David Large (Sligo Ireland) - Tue, 05 Jul 2016 16:22

What can I do about my faulty i30?

Hi, I am Prince from Wicklow,

I bought a new Hyundai i30 1.6 diesel two months ago. Now the automobile has an engine noise, abnormal pulling and an air conditioning problem. It was admitted to dealer garrage for repair it twice within two months. That took a week each time, but it is still not perfect.

Now it is running forward without pressing the accelerator in second, third and fourth gear and does not slow down immidiately when going down a gear. And there is also some problem with the auto stop and start system. Plus its fuel economy is only 47mpg.

What should I do? Can I ask my dealer to replace this faulty automobile, and what are my rights?

Thank you


Filed under fault - Asked by Prince Francis (Bray) - Tue, 06 Oct 2015 15:37

I have a troublesome Toyota Avensis...

I'm having a lot of problems with my 2010 Toyota Avensis: problems with front tyres wearing; opening the boot and the doors. These are all problems with the 2010 model. Is Toyota standing behind and fi all these problems?

Filed under fault - Asked by Pat Murphy (Ballina) - Mon, 29 Aug 2016 15:12

Did the Opel Insignia have electrical issues?

Is it true that the Opel Insignia had electrical problems and if so have these problems been sorted?

Filed under fault - Asked by Bridie Dollard (Portlaois) - Fri, 19 Aug 2016 14:23

Do my Qashqai's CV joints need replacing?

I have a 2012 Nissan Qashqai and I noticed that when I go around corners, left or right, there is a noise, not squeaky, more of a knocking noise as I turn the corner - could this be the CV joint?

Filed under fault - Asked by Eoin McCormack (Dublin 7) - Thu, 11 Aug 2016 20:51

Any starter motor problems with Dacia?

Have there been any problems with the new Dacia range in regards to the starter motor?

Filed under fault - Asked by G Kelly - Thu, 01 Jan 2015 16:50

What's wrong with my nearly new Golf TDI?


I have a Volkswagen Golf Mk7 TDI diesel, just 10 weeks old, 6,600km on the clock. Engine management light flashing and loses ability to accelerate. Light goes off and acceleration restored once ignition turned off and on again. Gets a 90km spin almost daily. Second time it's happened in past four weeks.

Any ideas what could be wrong?

Filed under fault - Asked by Olive Piercy (Meath) - Mon, 08 Jun 2015 23:13

How much to change an Altea's head gasket?

How much should it cost to get the head gasket supplied and fitted on a 2006 SEAT Altea 1.6 petrol?

Filed under fault - Asked by Tristan Jacobs (Galway ) - Tue, 23 Feb 2016 16:46

My Opel Corsa is losing power...

My 2008 Opel Corsa is losing power while driving. I had everything checked two weeks ago and have NCT this Thursday and I need help.

Robert McMahon

Filed under fault - Asked by Robert McMahon (Kingscourt) - Mon, 08 Feb 2016 03:36

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