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How reliable is the Toyota Previa?

2005 Toyota Previa 2.0 diesel. How reliable is this automobile?

Filed under reliability - Asked by Gerry Doran (Dublin) - Thu, 09 May 2013 12:54

Help me choose a automobile for about €15,000 please!

What automobile would you recomend for a 24-year old, price range €15,000 approx. I am considering Honda Accord, Lexus IS or something similar.

Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by Liam Duffy (Limerick) - Fri, 03 May 2013 09:15

Is the Volvo XC90 a good automobile?

What are the main things to look out for in a 2008 Volvo XC90? I'm looking at a high mileage example.

Filed under reliability - Asked by Ronan Mc Greevy (Westport) - Sat, 04 May 2013 19:37

What's the Daewoo Lacetti like?

I am thinking of buying a 2004 Daewoo Lacetti 1.4. Anything in particular I should look out for in this type of vehicle?

Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by Peter Cullen (Dublin 18) - Tue, 07 May 2013 12:33

Am I mad changing 2012 Golf for older BMW?

I'm driving a 2012 MK6 Volkswagen Golf Edition R (1.2 TSI). While I like a lot of things about the automobile I am increasingly frustrated by the significant understeer, lack of steering feel in general and the poor seats. I am thinking of changing to a BMW 3 Series M Sport (318d or 320d) around the 2009 or 2010 mark, using this as a trade in. I do very low mileage but I don't mind spending a bit more. Am I mad? I have a bit of a mental block changing from a 12 reg downwards.

Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by Eoin S (Dublin) - Tue, 07 May 2013 20:03

What can I do about an airbag warning light in my Fiat?

I have a Fiat Stilo air bag problem; the warning beep comes on and it's displayed in the dash. It says 'airbag failer, stop' and it can also display 'engine failer, airbag, stop'. It's a 2003 model and has been like this for a while. I'm afraid in case the airbag will deploy. What should I do?

Filed under electrics - Asked by Angela Nevin (Nenagh) - Thu, 11 Apr 2013 18:31

How much to tax the Volvo C70?

How much will road tax cost for a Volvo 2.0 C70? It is a convertible. Also, how solid is the hood?

Filed under road tax - Asked by Rosemary Gallet (Clonakilty) - Fri, 19 Apr 2013 12:27

My Octavia's engine dies sometimes - why?

My engine on my Skoda Octavia 1.9 diesel sometimes just dies when slowing down (possibly under braking) but then will start again without any problem. What could it be?

Filed under fault - Asked by Geoff Collins (Stockport) - Thu, 28 Mar 2013 16:12

What economical family automobile should I trade up to?

I am looking to trade in a 2008 Citroen C4 Coupé (three-door) for a more economical family automobile with at least four doors, low road tax and I have a tight budget. I need either a saloon or estate and have approx €6,000 to spend with my automobile - any recommendations?

Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by Catherine Walsh - Tue, 30 Apr 2013 14:34

Can you recommend a new automatic SUV?

Hi - in choosing a new automatic SUV to buy, what make / model would you recommend. Where possible, engine size to be less than 2 litres (1.9 fine) for insurance purposes. Indifferent as to petrol / diesel

Filed under choosing new automobile - Asked by John McCormack - Tue, 30 Apr 2013 19:10


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