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Will Audi Ireland honour an import warranty?

Hi, just wondering if you know if Audi Ireland will honour remaining warranty on a demo imported from an Audi dealer in the UK?


Filed under warranty - Asked by Leo Forde (Meath) - Fri, 08 Sep 2017 15:45

Should I stick with diesel for a new Kodiaq?

I am ordering (PCP) a Skoda Kodiaq and want to order the 150hp diesel 4x4. I am seriously concerned, however, about diesel 'issues' and don't want to face any anticipatable difficulties in the short and possibly medium term.

The alternative is the non 4x4 150hp 1.4 petrol version. Have read several of the reviews, see some merits, but fuel economy seems poor and fear the occasions when automobile might be fully loaded. I appreciate no one can know what stance the government may take on diesel, but do not want equity eroded at end of PCP. I drive about 24k kilometres annually.

Many thanks


Filed under petrol vs. diesel - Asked by Paul McDonald (Dublin) - Wed, 06 Sep 2017 20:35

My Honda's air conditioning is noisy!

The air conditioning in my Honda Civic 1.5 Sport makes an infuriating whistling noise. Have there been any similar complaints? Is there a cure?

Thanks in advance


Filed under fault - Asked by Dave King (Folkestone) - Mon, 11 Sep 2017 06:44

Skoda Kodiaq or Nissan X-Trail?

Hi guys, as the new rebuffed Nissan X-Trail has just been released with 2.0D 177hp engine, can it stand up against the Skoda Kodiaq 2.0 TDI in terms of performance, handling and quality? Outgoing Nissan SUVs were prone to engine and road noise as far as I am aware.

Filed under choosing new automobile - Asked by Colin H (Kildare) - Tue, 12 Sep 2017 12:09

Cost of charging up a BMW i3?

What is the cost of charging a BMW i3 at 18c per kWh?

Filed under electric automobiles - Asked by Eugene Murphy (Galway) - Sat, 23 Sep 2017 11:31

What are the best-selling automobiles in Ireland?

Hello guys,

I have two questions:

1) What are the most sold automobiles in Ireland?

2) What is the pricing range for automobiles people are buying the most in Ireland?

Looking forward to hearing from you

Kind regards, Stan

Filed under miscellaneous - Asked by Stan Melnis (Dublin) - Tue, 16 Jul 2013 14:46

Which hybrids etc to look for new in 2018?

Currently driving a 142 Opel Insignia Sports Tourer 2.0-litre diesel with a view to upgrading in 2018. What hybrids/electric automobiles/SUVs are worth considering as an alternative, but will still give me the space I need as opposed to driving a box?

I mainly drive around my local town (Waterford) and surrounding areas during the week then at weekends I travel long distances going to hurling/rugby games in and around the Munster region.



Filed under choosing new automobile - Asked by Ray Power (Waterford) - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:02

What's wrong with our Peugeot 207?


Our Peugeot 207 has a problem that the mechanics can't get right. When engage (D) Drive, it loses power even when you step on the accelerator. However, when you engage (R) Reverse, it has all the power.

What could be the problem?

Filed under fault - Asked by Henry Buwembo (Kampala) - Fri, 07 Jul 2017 16:22

Does an Opel Vectra have a timing belt?

Does a 2004 Opel Vectra Estate have a timing belt or chain?

Filed under servicing - Asked by Austin McAutomobiletney (Dublin) - Tue, 16 Jul 2013 16:25

When to change a Hyundai ix35's chain?

When does the timing chain on a Hyundai ix35 need changing?

Filed under servicing - Asked by Kevin McAutomobilethy (Wexford ) - Sun, 03 Sep 2017 19:24



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