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Anything to worry about in the Peugeot 207 CC?

Are there any problems with the 2007 Peugeot 207 CC cabriolet 1.6 diesel? Any reason there are so few in Ireland?

Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by Eamonn Connolly (Naas) - Mon, 24 Jun 2013 23:44

What is the value of my 2007 Ford Focus?

What is my 2007 Ford Focus worth with 156,000km on the clock? Timing belt just done, three new tyres, front wheel bearing right-hand side done, thinking of trading in or selling private.

Filed under used automobile values - Asked by Pat Haran (Athboy ) - Thu, 20 Jun 2013 20:23

I'm thinking of buying a Porsche 944

Hi, I'm looking at a 1985 Porsche 944 S1; it has 77,000 miles on the clock. What should I be looking out for? Thanks

Filed under choosing used automobile - Asked by Ruairi Mc Automobilethy (Mullagh Co Cavan) - Fri, 21 Jun 2013 00:47

Why does the DSG gearbox cost double in Skoda's Superb?

Ever wonder why the DSG gearbox in the Skoda Superb is double the price of the Octavia's? I've asked the people in Skoda to explain why, but they ignored me...

Filed under automatic - Asked by Ben Dolan (Galway) - Sat, 15 Jun 2013 13:22

Is the Opel Insignia a good automobile?

Is the Opel Insignia a good automobile?

Filed under choosing new automobile - Asked by Eddie O Connor (Cork) - Mon, 17 Jun 2013 21:21

What do I do about a leaky replaced engine?

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

Why didn't you mention depreciation in the petrol-diesel research?

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 is the new Ford Mondeo coming to Ireland?

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

Should a high-mileage Passat be reliable?

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 a good buy?

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

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