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Chevrolet Spark 1.2: is this vehicle on a par with the Opel Corsa?
Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by John Delaney (Mountmellick) - Sun, 26 Mar 2017 20:42
We are thinking of changing our automobile from a Nissan Juke (as there is limited space) to either a Renault Fluence or Hyundai i40. What do you think is best?
Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by Nicola Walsh (Wexford ) - Tue, 21 Mar 2017 20:44
I am in the process of buying a 2011 Mercedes-Benz ML 63 AMG with 90,000km on the clock. I love the M156 engine and the sound it makes and want to keep this automobile for good, but I don't know the average life expectancy of these engines or automobiles. Would you please provide me with your usual expert opinion on the concerns I have about this stupendous automobile? Would the 2011 ML 63 AMG or the ML 500 still have spare parts in 10 years from now? If I decide to keep this automobile for good, could it be repaired should something go wrong in 10 years' time?
Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by David Jackson (Lubumbashi) - Mon, 13 Mar 2017 06:11
I'm interesting in buying an Audi Q5 and intrigued by the title of this automobile: '2013 (131) AUDI Q5 2.0 TDI 143 FRONT 4DR'.
Is it a quattro or not? When it says front is it just frontwheel drive?
Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by Tim Dwyer (Cork) - Mon, 06 Mar 2017 23:43
Hi, would like to thank you for your advice in the past. Would like your opinion on a 2012 Audi A4. Reliability issues, 120hp vs 143hp, space vs. Passat etc.
Thanking you in advance
Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by Cyril Cleere (Kilkenny) - Thu, 23 Feb 2017 21:19
Looking to buy a second hand saloon automobile for under €12k. Do about 10-15k km per year. Decent sized engine, four doors and fuel efficient and wanted to buy something other than the usual boring Toyota or Nissan! Any advice?
Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by Michael Doran (Dublin) - Thu, 16 Feb 2017 13:58
What is your expert opinion of the BMW 640d Coupe? I'm thinking of buying a 2016 model.
Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by Paul Tyrrell (Wexford) - Sun, 12 Feb 2017 11:13
I am thinking of buying a Ford C-Max, but I do not know which one: 1.8 TDCi: I have heard of problems with cutting out and also problems with common rail; or 1.6 petrol Zetec, but the problem then is economy is less and it's an old engine.
I do about 10.000 miles a year. If these are no good can you recommend something else?
I want to spend about €6,000.
Thanks for your time
Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by Andy Wood (Barking Essex) - Sun, 12 Feb 2017 10:42
Opel Insignia 130hp or SEAT Exeo 140hp - 2012/2011? Any problems I should look out for?
Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by Michael Walsh (Mayo) - Tue, 07 Feb 2017 17:49
Hi, I'm looking at an E-Class Mercedes-Benz 200, automatic, 151; would you recommend this automobile?
Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by Chris Mulcahy (Cork) - Mon, 06 Feb 2017 11:24