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Is there a mid-term update of the Mondeo from Ford due in 2010? Is there any info about a revamp of the petrol engine, which would be timely as its own dealers were critical of the 110hp 1.6 as currently sold in Ireland.
Filed under future engines - Asked by Ger Brennan (Dundalk) - Mon, 24 May 2010 00:02
If I am buying a second-hand car, is it possible to tell if the clock has been tampered with and if the mileage is genuine? I know the best way to go is to buy from a reputable dealer, but can they guarantee the mileage on the clock is genuine?
Filed under service history - Asked by Mark Mc Dermott (Dublin) - Sun, 23 May 2010 11:45
How much road tax will I pay on a 2009 BMW 520d? Is it cheaper under the new car tax law?
Filed under road tax - Asked by Robert Quinn (Laytown) - Sun, 23 May 2010 17:21
I am thinking of changing to a 1.8 petrol Skoda Octavia Combi automatic, but have heard that this engine has problems. Have you heard this? If so, what engine would you recommend?
Filed under reliability - Asked by Arthur McFaul (Dunshaughlin) - Sat, 22 May 2010 14:12
How reliable are 1999 Alfa 156 1.8 T-Sparks and 2000 Alfa 146 1.6 T-Sparks? Which would you recommend to buy?
Filed under choosing used car - Asked by Michael Bell (Dublin) - Mon, 17 May 2010 16:58
I am thinking of buying a second-hand Renault Scenic, but I've heard the horror stories about window motors, coils and electrics. Did Renault sort out these problems? If so what year was that?
Filed under reliability - Asked by Damian Lawless (Dublin) - Wed, 19 May 2010 16:35
Have you a report on the Nissan note?
Filed under choosing new car - Asked by Pat Gibbons (Dublin) - Fri, 14 May 2010 12:03
Have you any info on a VW Passat CC? What would be the value of a 2009 with 12,000miles?
Filed under used car values - Asked by Dan Neill (Dub) - Sat, 22 May 2010 18:06
I am thinking of buying a 2005 Renault Grand Scenic Diesel, would you recommend it? Are there problems with electrics or the engine or any other problems I should know about?
Should I go for a Citroen Xsara Picasso 1.6 diesel instead? I need room for 3 baby seats. Money is tight so cannot go above 2005.
Filed under choosing used car - Asked by Ray Ryan (Limerick) - Fri, 14 May 2010 22:35
I am looking to buy a new or 2008/2009 diesel car and wondering which is best value: Kia cee'd, Kia Venga, Hyundai i30, Peugeot 308 or SEAT Leon?
Filed under choosing new car - Asked by Angela Osullivan (Wicklow) - Mon, 10 May 2010 22:44