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Is the Opel Insignia a good automobile?
Filed under choosing new automobile - Asked by Eddie O Connor (Cork) - Mon, 17 Jun 2013 21:21
I got a second hand engine put into my automobile about six weeks ago and now find that I have a couple of major oil leaks. Where do I stand with regard to warranty?
Filed under warranty - Asked by Peter Murray (Dublin) - Tue, 18 Jun 2013 15:54
Just wondering if the petrol versus diesel debate should have taken into account the depreciation of the automobiles in addition to the other costs shown. I would imagine that certain automobiles would definately sell better if they were diesel (Most Audis and Volkswagens) than if they were petrol. What do you think?
Filed under diesel - Asked by Brendan Sweeney (Buncrana) - Tue, 18 Jun 2013 20:58
When will the new Ford Mondeo be on sale in Ireland?
Filed under future automobiles - Asked by John Kelly (Dublin) - Wed, 19 Jun 2013 21:46
Is the 2006 1.6-litre Volkswagen Passat reliable over 100,000 miles?
Filed under reliability - Asked by Mim Hamel - Tue, 18 Jun 2013 19:59
Is the Fiat Doblo with 1.3 MultiJet diesel a good buy? The automobile offered is a 2009 model with only 9,000km on the clock. She looks like new and is a five-seater with high roof.
Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by Siegfried Fuhrmann (New Ross) - Tue, 18 Jun 2013 19:52
Would it make sense to buy an old model 2010 Kia Sportage 2.0-litre petrol with less than 20,000 kilometres on the clock? Asking price is €13,000. What kind of mpg should I expect (most of my driving is out of town)?
Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by Patrick Glen (Dublin) - Tue, 18 Jun 2013 14:18
I am considering purchasing a 2004 Mercedes-Benz C-Class diesel with leather and 69,000 miles on the clock. It has a new NCT and comes with service history. Price €5,900. Is it good value?
Filed under used automobile values - Asked by John Clancy (Waterford) - Mon, 17 Jun 2013 17:20
2008 Volkswagen Touran with DSG for €8,500: is it good value and is it reliable?
Filed under used automobile values - Asked by Peter Evans (Castlemaine) - Tue, 18 Jun 2013 00:34
Should I get a warranty with a cheap second hand automobile? I'm buying a second hand automobile from a dealer and my price range is between €1,500 and €3,000. Should I expect not to get any warranty? If not maybe private sale is better for me.
Filed under warranty - Asked by Mark Jordan (Dublin) - Mon, 17 Jun 2013 23:29