UK Car

UK car repair questions? Ask a mechanic for answers ASAP

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related UK Car Questions
2011 BMW 328i. Diagnosed with bad ignition coil. Bought less
2011 BMW 328i. Diagnosed with bad ignition coil. Bought less than 30 days ago. Reccommended replacing all 6 as preventative measure? Also why are they saying not covered under warranty? … read more
Kevin
Kevin
workshop foreman /master tech/mot tester
5,929 satisfied customers
Mondeo: Hi there, Im looking to purchase an 01 plate Mondeo.
Hi there, I'm looking to purchase an 01 plate Mondeo. Looked at MOT which passed earlier this month and came with three advisories: (1) brake pipe slightly corroded (2) track rod end ball joint has sl… read more
Ross
Ross
Automotive Technician/Electrician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
740 satisfied customers
bmw: piston ring broken on no1 cylinder..mini cooper..service history
piston ring broken on no1 cylinder, mini cooper s 2008 done 8000 miles full bmw service history, just brought car from a non bmw dealer where do i stand. thanks… read more
Rob
Rob
UK Car Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
823 satisfied customers
dealership I purchased it from 3 months..extended warranty..put right
Thank you for the advise; my next question is that I have booked the car into the dealership I purchased it from 3 months ago due to an extended warranty- if the warranty doesnt cover the problems you… read more
Rob
Rob
UK Car Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
823 satisfied customers
I have a Ford transit connect 220l diesel 1.8 54 plate with
I have a Ford transit connect 220l diesel 1.8 54 plate with over 96,000. Runs really well. No crunching of gears. Just had the timing belt changed and was told that I have a whining noise that is prob… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
19,815 satisfied customers
2006 Passat TDI: steering wheel..clicking noise..the steering column
Hi I have 2006 Passat TDI, recently i started haveing problems with starting the car 1st few times red steering wheel appeared the an bleeping noise then a clicking noise from the steering column and … read more
Matt
Matt
Mechanical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
4,872 satisfied customers
front Xenon headlamp flickers..main beam..warning light..light switch
I have a 2004 E46 M3. The offside front Xenon headlamp flickers, sometimes flashes brighter as if on main beam, and sometimes goes out altogether which brings up the warning light on the dash. If I tu… read more
BMW Pro.
BMW Pro.
BMW Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
778 satisfied customers
Peugeot: 1.4 5 door hatch car ready for its first MOT sept..reg..rad
i purchased a peugeot 207 s 1.4 5 door hatch car ready for its first MOT sept still got 3 months manufactures warrenty first reg 28.09.2007 rad has already gone repairing under warrenty car has 27500 … read more
Nathan B
Nathan B
Garage Owner
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
131 satisfied customers
X type: s clutch disintegrated..full service history..under warranty
my X type's clutch disintegrated after 44k miles despite a full service history. Now my wife's x type est has had to have major work done for a similar issue after on 25k miles,. what's the issue and … read more
Trevor
Trevor
UK Car Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
853 satisfied customers
X-type: Jag..2.2 diesel, manual, clutch slipping..Car only
Jag X-type 2.2 diesel, manual, clutch slipping. Car only 2 years old, 22000 miles, mainly out-of-town. Is this unusual, common, or design fault? Is it covered by warranty? Clutch return spring stiffen… read more
Bill_Crosby
Bill_Crosby
City & Guilds
2,608 satisfied customers
Hi, I recently purchased a used BMW 540 from an authorised
Hi, I recently purchased a used BMW 540 from an authorised BMW dealership in the UK. The purchase included a 1 year warranty. Recently due to low temperatures/snow my screen wash failed to work. I wen… read more
DBranch
DBranch
Technician
Associate Degree
705 satisfied customers
1994 Jaguar XJ12: radiator..plug...the cooling system, I..antifreeze
I was working on a 1994 Jaguar XJ12 and had to drain the cooling system via the radiator drain plug. When I went to refill the cooling system, I realized I was using the orange extended life antifreez… read more
Bill_Crosby
Bill_Crosby
City & Guilds
2,608 satisfied customers
92 magna tr 4cyl, in which the timing chain cover has corroded..pin
I have a 92 Magna TR 4cyl, in which the timing chain cover has corroded in 1 place (pin hole size) & is leaking coolant, is it possible to patch up the hole from the outside, without having to do it i… read more
matthew
matthew
Automotive Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
112 satisfied customers
Jaguar X-type: refit..the remote dip adjuster for the headlights
I am struggling to refit the remote dip adjuster for the headlights on my Jaguar X-type. I can't get sufficient purchase to push it in & turn it. Is there a tip?… read more
wefwef
wefwef
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
305 satisfied customers
Only 32000 miles (3rd engine, 1st engine timing belt, 2nd bent valves
I have a 97xk8 that I am considering having restored. The odomator has 110000 miles while the engine has only 32000 miles (3rd engine, 1st engine timing belt, 2nd bent valves. The dealer here doesn't … read more
Richard
Richard
UK Car Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
16,739 satisfied customers
X type: Jag..Battery went flat when car not used for a 2 weeks
recently purchase 2002 Jag X type 2.5 Auto. Battery went flat when car not used for a 2 weeks. Purchased new battery, seller of battery said the old battery had been cross polled. Installed new batter… read more
Jaguar Master Technician
Jaguar Master Technician
Jaguar / Land Rover Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
200 satisfied customers
Limit: hatchback..my off side rear brake caliper..warranty
I recently purchased a citroen c5 2.0i 16v hatchback in august 2008 today my off side rear brake caliper seized causing exessive wear to the brake pad, but only the o/side rear. I called the rac who c… read more
John
John
Vauxhall Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
130 satisfied customers
I have a 07 Jaguar XJ 2.7 diesel turbo - it has now had two
I have a 07 Jaguar XJ 2.7 diesel turbo - it has now had two replacement turbos replaced by Jaguar free of charge - do you knwo if this is a common problem i was told this enginer is good for 200k mile… read more
Jaguar Master Technician
Jaguar Master Technician
Jaguar / Land Rover Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
200 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

He answered my question promptly and gave me accurate, detailed information. If all of your experts are half as good, you have a great thing going here.

DianeDallas, TX

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Marty

Marty

European Car Expert

470 satisfied customers

ASE & Bosch Certified Master Tech. Over 30 years experience.

Greg

Greg

Shop Owner

1,494 satisfied customers

17 years Shop Owner /Technician. 27 years experience,

Richard

Richard

UK Car Mechanic

16,739 satisfied customers

12 years as a technician at a Ford and Jaguar dealer Ford and Jaguar factory certified

Matt

Matt

Mechanical Engineer

4,872 satisfied customers

BEng hons Mech engineering, in auto industry 22 years

Trevor

Trevor

UK Car Mechanic

853 satisfied customers

NVQ 3, Modern Apprenticeship, MOT Tester, 15+ years experience diagnostic technician

Rob

Rob

UK Car Mechanic

823 satisfied customers

city and guilds level 1 2and 3. mot tester , 28 years experience set up training college in afghanistan

martin jones

martin jones

UK Car Mechanic

647 satisfied customers

25 years as a mechanic and mot tester, owned own business for 10 years city and guilds trained

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x