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
My engine fault light message came on during my journey home
my engine fault light message came on during my journey home tonight, with the additional of warning of to pull over and stop. the engine temperature was at the top but the car said that the oil and o… read more
Kevin
Kevin
workshop foreman /master tech/mot tester
6,614 satisfied customers
Temp gauge says overheating,stop comes up on dashboard,fan
Temp gauge says overheating,stop comes up on dashboard,fan runs.I was at work for 4 hours,came out ,engine completely cold.Turned ignition on and after few seconds gauge went to maximum and fan came o… read more
Kevin
Kevin
workshop foreman /master tech/mot tester
6,614 satisfied customers
A diesel Peugeot 406 shows a warning indicating a coolant
A diesel Peugeot 406 shows a warning indicating a coolant level which is too low. On visual inspection wee see no sign of leakage and the level of coolants appears to remain normal. However, the first… read more
Robert
Robert
Mechanic/Roadside assist/Garage Owner
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,029 satisfied customers
206: my Peugeot 206 temp gauge goes into the red when I turn
my Peugeot 206 temp gauge goes into the red when I turn it on the cooling fan comes on and the car has not run it was running fine and now it will not start is it because of the temp gauge going into … read more
Matt
Matt
Mechanical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
4,925 satisfied customers
75: Hi, Rover 75, 53 plate, 1.8 turbo.Main problem
Hi, Rover 75, 53 plate, 1.8 turbo. Main problem is it cuts out when hot. Temp gauge doesnt go above normal, temp warning light does not come on before cutting out. Oil light does come on a little befo… read more
Matt
Matt
Mechanical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
4,925 satisfied customers
london taxis international tx1: My Tx1 taxi has a cooling problem.
My Tx1 taxi has a cooling problem. Seems to run approx 1-1/2 hours fine with temperature gauge just below normal but then suddenly neddle will rise quite quickly and engine overheats and water starts … read more
Malcolm Gillespie
Malcolm Gillespie
819 satisfied customers
A rover 75 2.5 saloon it..Driving along..overheat..light came..gauge
Hi, I have a rover 75 2.5 saloon it's 2002 It has just over 40kon it. Driving along yesterday when suddenly the engine overheat light came On and the ten gauge shot up. I took my foot off the accelera… read more
Rob
Rob
UK Car Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
823 satisfied customers
speeds..i turn the heater control to hot then it drops..temp sensor
While travelling at motoway speeds with the cold blowers on the temperature guage shoots up into the red,if i turn the heater control to hot then it drops as quickly as it climbs. Could this be a prob… read more
Matt
Matt
Mechanical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
4,925 satisfied customers
Citroen Berlingo Multispace Forte I have a Citroen Berlingo
I have a Citroen Berlingo Forte with a 1.4 petrol engine. On a cold night about a month ago, after some four miles of heavy traffic, the temperature gauge suddenly shot up to the red and an indicator … read more
Mike
Mike
UK Car Mechanic
High School or GED
39,198 satisfied customers
driving my peugot 206 today and got a beeping noise then handbrake
driving my peugot 206 today and got a beeping noise then handbrake symbol and stop sign came on when i was changing gear at one point it just beeped once then another time it beeped 3 times with all o… read more
Mike
Mike
UK Car Mechanic
High School or GED
39,198 satisfied customers
peugeot: diesel..engine management light kept coming on intermitantly
Hi there. I have a problem with my peugeot 206 diesel estate. It started about 6 months ago when the engine management light kept coming on intermitantly and the can would cut out for no reason. I too… read more
Expert
Expert
MG ZT 1.8T, Engine running hot, needle on temp gauge ok but
MG ZT 1.8T, Engine running hot, needle on temp gauge ok but fan always running after switching engine off (9 mile commute). new water pump but problem persists, also tried to bleed cooling system. eng… read more
Trevor
Trevor
UK Car Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
853 satisfied customers
Mazda: Reg..journey..burning rubber..the coolant/water for engine was
Mazda Bongo Reg Y I have just returned from a short journey in my Bongo and clearly smelt a cross between burning rubber and onions while driving. Sounds odd but that is the only way I can describe it… read more
Trevor
Trevor
UK Car Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
853 satisfied customers
Tacoma: Daewoo..Temp guage remains zero while driving..mins
Daewoo Tacuma. Temp guage remains zero while driving but if left running on tick over for approx. 20 mins temp. builds up to normal. However, as soon as driving commences, the temp returns to zero? Ha… read more
DR CAR
DR CAR
High School or GED
315 satisfied customers
se..coolant warning light..temperature gauge goes up to half way
Hi I have a 2002 320 ci se with the 2.2 engine. The coolant warning light has come on and the car is running hot, although the temperature gauge goes up to half way and stops as normal, but in traffic… read more
DR CAR
DR CAR
High School or GED
315 satisfied customers
Polo..slow moveing traffic or at idle..petrol..cheers
Hi there, I have a 1995 wv polo. The temperature guage does not seem to heat up when driving around in normal conditions but then will shoot up when in slow moveing traffic or at idle. I have checked … read more
Bob
Bob
Diagnostic Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,037 satisfied customers
Blowing..head gasket replaced.Temperature gauge reading below half-way
Daewoo Leganza,heater not blowing very hot.Recently had head gasket replaced.Temperature gauge reading below half-way.Thermostat?… read more
Trevor
Trevor
UK Car Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
853 satisfied customers
Peugeot: jumping..it usually sits half way at 90..diagnose..roads
I have a Peugeot 307cc 2004 - for the second time in a week there has been a warning sign (stop) and beeping noise - today I noticed that the temperature guage was being erratic jumping up and down - … read more
Robert
Robert
Mechanic/Roadside assist/Garage Owner
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,029 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

1,529 satisfied customers

17 years Shop Owner /Technician. 27 years experience,

Richard

Richard

UK Car Mechanic

677 satisfied customers

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

Matt

Matt

Mechanical Engineer

4,925 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