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Renault Grand Scenic: worth a look at a 2010 model?

Hi, how reliable is the Renault Grand Scenic? Is it worth buying year 2010? Is it true that the engine in the Scenic is the same as in Nissan's Qashqai?

Filed under reliability - Asked by Priscilla Nkosi (Shannon) - Sat, 06 Jul 2013 09:49

Are the Skoda Yeti and SEAT Toledo reliable?

How reliable are the Skoda Yeti 1.6 diesel and SEAT Toledo diesel (new model)?

Filed under choosing new automobile - Asked by Jack O Connor (Killarney) - Fri, 05 Jul 2013 18:20

How much is my 2006 Hyundai Santa Fe worth?

How much is my 2006 Hyundai Santa Fe worth? It's in showroom condition with a full service history and NCT, 7 seater, 2.2 diesel.

Filed under pricing - Asked by Ivor O Sullivan (Cork) - Thu, 04 Jul 2013 20:46

Should I replace my Volvo V40 with a V50?

My 2001 Volvo V40 has got some major problem, which will cost about €2,000 to fix so Iam looking at getting a V50. I got my Volvo when it was five years old and soon after it needed a major part replaced, which was usual for its age at the time. I don't want this to happen when I buy a V50 so wonder what year automobile I should get? I see a lot of the 2008 models for sale and wonder will they be needing some new part as soon as I get it?

Thanks for your help

Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by Helen Rafferty (Bray) - Thu, 04 Jul 2013 21:11

What is the going rate for a 2004 Fiat Panda?

What is the going rate for a 2004 Fiat Panda?

Filed under pricing - Asked by Lynda Lyons (Dublin) - Thu, 04 Jul 2013 22:46

Is a Ford Mondeo Estate good for high mileage?

I'm interested in a 2005 Ford Mondeo Estate with 112,000 miles on it. I need to do about 2,400 miles per month mostly on motorways. Would this be a sensible choice in terms of reliability or is the mileage too high?

Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by Austin McAutomobiletney (Dublin) - Fri, 05 Jul 2013 01:00

Would the Opel Combo suit my business?

Is the 1.2 diesel engine in the Opel Combo too small to automobilery loads? I was going to invest in a Ford Transit Connect. Please give your thoughts.

Filed under commercial vehicle - Asked by Karl Simpson (Dublin) - Thu, 04 Jul 2013 11:58

What's the lifetime of a Mazda RX-8 engine?

What's the realistic lifetime of a Mazda RX-8 engine?

Filed under reliability - Asked by John Whelan (Dublin) - Thu, 04 Jul 2013 13:41

Is the Hyundai Sonata a reliable automobile?

Is the 2007 Hyundai Sonata diesel a reliable automobile? Can I expect any problems from a 2.0-litre diesel version in the future? The one I'm looking at has 115,000 miles on the clock.

Filed under reliability - Asked by WILLIAM BOWES (MULLINGAR) - Thu, 04 Jul 2013 15:39

I'm thinking of selling my Toyota Corolla

I have a 2002 Toyota Corolla 1.4 VVT-i petrol, which has just passed its NCT. It is the newer type model for that year and has 138,000 miles on the clock. It has never given me any trouble and is in good nick but I'm doing about 340 miles a week in it and it's costing me about 60 Euro a week in petrol. If I were to sell it private how much would I expect to get?

Filed under fuel economy and emissions - Asked by John O'Shea (Ennis) - Thu, 04 Jul 2013 10:58