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Done the pedal test on my dad's 2001 Opel Astra (it was running slow and drinking petrol) and got the codes p1122, p1120 and p1155; we were told these are to do with the automobile's computer and will cost in the region of €1,000 to replace the computer and reprogram. Is this correct or is it easily fixed?
Filed under fault - Asked by Maebh Bushe (Dublin) - Mon, 18 Mar 2013 00:19
Why does my engine warning light come back on after I got the two lambda sensors changed, which it said was the problem? My automobile is a 2003 Volkswagen Polo.
Filed under fault - Asked by Danielle Automobileey (Delvin) - Tue, 05 Feb 2013 21:02
I am having radio trouble with my 2008 Ford Mondeo 1.6, radio model 6000CD. The stereo goes to phone mode and won't go back to radio/CD; only way to get it to reset itself is after the automobile has been locked for over an hour.
Filed under infotainment - Asked by David Millar (Dublin) - Mon, 04 Feb 2013 19:12
I have a Peugeot 3008 with only 20,000 miles on the clock. Should I need four new tyres?
Filed under tyres - Asked by Coreen Bromly (Fairford) - Sun, 03 Feb 2013 20:57
The glow plugs on my diesel Mercedes are poor and it will not start easy when it's hot; with an NCT due in a month's time I worry it may fail due to the heat plugs. Will it?
Filed under NCT - Asked by Adrian Scanlon (Listowel) - Mon, 28 Jan 2013 13:28
Looking at a VW Passat with 77,000km on the clock. What should I be asking about timing belt replacment and/or air condition pollen filter replacement?
Filed under servicing - Asked by Joe Bishop (Dublin) - Mon, 28 Jan 2013 00:13
I am currently driving a 2005 Toyota Yaris 1.0-litre. Now I am planning to upgrade to a bigger automobile since I will be driving regularly on the motorway. My budget is around €3,500. What automobiles can you suggest that are comfortable to drive for longer distances? I have Suzuki SX4, Mazda3 and Skoda Octavia in mind.
Thanks in advance
Filed under choosing new automobile - Asked by Hariprasad Govindharajan (Shannon) - Sat, 24 Feb 2018 21:24
Does a 2015 Ford Focus Zetec 125 Powershift five-door automatic have rear parking sensors?
Filed under parking - Asked by Rob Wegg (St Austell) - Wed, 21 Feb 2018 21:03
What would you choose betweeen 2010 Volvo XC90, Audi Q7 and Land Rover Discovery? Reliability; safety; and family functionality are the main criteria. I know all would have high running and service costs in particular the Disco and Q7. Image isn't important to me! I have 16, 15 and 6-year-olds and new baby soon, and a nutcase of a labrador havs to be accomodated!
Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by Justin Patrick McElwee (Sligo) - Tue, 20 Feb 2018 13:02
Why won't the rear window on my Land Rover Freelander stay closed?
Filed under fault - Asked by Mark Kavanagh (Dublin) - Tue, 12 Feb 2013 22:58