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Which BMW 520d to go for?

Which would your pick be, a 2017 BMW 520d M Sport Saloon or a mid-2018 520d SE EfficientDynamics Saloon?

Filed under choosing used car - Asked by Ben Taplin (Dublin) - Fri, 15 Jan 2021 00:48

Motor tax on a private 2020 Hilux?

I'm considering buying a 2020 Land Cruiser commercial (currently €333 tax annually). It's the LWB GX Commercial Auto model. It's really for transporting two large dogs. The question I have is, as a PAYE worker, how much am I gonna get landed with for motor tax each year?

Filed under taxation - Asked by Kieran Kelly (Ballyshannon) - Mon, 18 Jan 2021 02:45

Were foldable mirrors standard on the Tucson?

Does the 2019 Hyundai Tucson Comfort not come with foldable mirrors as standard?

Filed under optional extras - Asked by Pamela Foley (Dublin) - Wed, 20 Jan 2021 17:20

Can I insure and tax a van privately in Ireland?

Can I insure and tax a van privately in Ireland?

Filed under commercial vehicle - Asked by Ann Byrnes (Ireland) - Fri, 29 Jan 2021 19:21

Is this Qashqai mileage an issue?

I'm looking at a 2011 1.5 Nissan Qashqai. It has 200k miles on the clock and has had the clutch, flywheel and timing belt done recently enough. I know the mileage is very high, but what would you advise?

Filed under mileage - Asked by Jess Crean (Limerick ) - Sat, 23 Jan 2021 13:18

Is there VAT on used cars from the North?

Is there VAT on second hand cars from the North?

Filed under importing - Asked by Matt Flynn (Castlebar ) - Thu, 21 Jan 2021 13:26

Is the 2013 Skoda 1.4 TSI engine ok?

Is the 1.4 TSI engine in the Skoda Octavia 2013 model reliable and what mileage is it good for?

Filed under fault - Asked by Willie Keogh (Wexford) - Tue, 26 Jan 2021 23:51

How much to replace a Volvo S40's turbo?

How much to replace a 2012 Volvo S40 2.0-litre's turbo?

Filed under repair - Asked by John O Riordan (Cork) - Tue, 26 Jan 2021 18:53

VRT and price to import an Aston DB9?

What is the likely VRT on an Aston Martin DB9: 2005 from both the UK and Northern Ireland?


Filed under importing - Asked by Desmond Hayes (Limerick ) - Wed, 27 Jan 2021 20:55

NOx figure for a 2018 Octavia RS?

NOx emissions on a 2018 Skoda Octavia 2.0 TDI CR vRS?

Filed under VRT - Asked by Thomas DALY (County Dublin) - Wed, 27 Jan 2021 17:12