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 2005 cdti Vauxhall combo Will not start hot or cold
My 2005 cdti Vauxhall combo Will not start hot or cold unless I use easy start … read more
Matt
Matt
Mechanical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
4,872 satisfied customers
Mitsubishi Rodeo: My Mishubishi Colt Rodeo 3L V6 4X4 runs fine
My Mishubishi Colt Rodeo 3L V6 4X4 runs fine for a week or more, then just dies on me, sometimes it starts straight away and other times only after a while ranging from minutes to hours. Very difficul… read more
Greg
Greg
Shop Owner
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,494 satisfied customers
Kia Rio LX: Have a Rio 2004 1.3 saloon.Quite often whether
Have a Rio 2004 1.3 saloon.Quite often whether hot or cold the engine will stutter and die. Turn off the ignition the on again and the engine fires up as though nothing was ever wrong. The mileage is … read more
GreaseMan24
GreaseMan24
Senior vehicle technician,
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
28 satisfied customers
VW: reg..litre..put in anti freeze..coolant is in the engine
I have a M reg VW polo 1.3 litre which i recently brought, i need to put in anti freeze in however i do not know how much to put in, also could you tell me where the coolant is in the engine..this is … read more
Engineering Pro
Engineering Pro
Automotive Development Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
1,366 satisfied customers
Gt: blew..car wont start..injection unit, the fuel pump doesnt..ecu
i have a mk3 polo 1.3 gt mpi 3f i had a slight electrical fault with a stand alone alarm system which blew the alarm up, since this the car wont start, it seems like we have no fuel going to injection… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
19,815 satisfied customers
1998 Polo 1.9 diesel...drives..same problem..weather gets..overheated
1998 Polo 1.9 diesel. When hot, if switched off for 15 minutes or more, will not restart until temp guage reads quarter or below (glow plug light then comes on). No running problems, drives all day in… read more
Greg
Greg
Shop Owner
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,494 satisfied customers
VW: ltr..reg..idled ok. took it for a spin to warm up.
VW Polo 1 ltr 1997 ( R reg) Petrol This car had been standing for 6 months. Started OK. Idled OK. took it for a spin to warm up. Within one mile it started to misfire. loose power. RAC recovery called… read more
Matt
Matt
Mechanical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
4,872 satisfied customers
VW: t reg..it down a hill, and then drove it around for about a mile
Hey, I have a VW Polo, T Reg, 59K on the clock. Last week, after the cold weather, I tried to start it up but it wouldn't go. Sounded like the starter motor was straining and it just wouldn't quite st… read more
Bill_Crosby
Bill_Crosby
City & Guilds
2,608 satisfied customers
VW: intermittent..side/headlights..odometer..108,000 miles.Any ideas
The blue illumination lights on the RH instrument cluster (speedo) on my VW Polo (V Reg - 2000)are intermittent. They stay on for about 15 minutes then go out. When they are not working, the alarm whi… read more
Expert
Expert
chrysler grand voyager: crd 56 reg 50.000 miles starts fine..crank
got a chrysler grand voyager 2.8 crd 56 reg 50.000 miles starts fine some of the time then at other times just crank over then on the third try it starts it does this when hot or cold and after starti… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
19,815 satisfied customers
vw: starts immediately..When hot, glow plug light does not come
have problem with step daughters vw lt 35 horse box. When cold turn on ignition , wait for glow light to go out , starts immediately. When hot, glow plug light does not come on, will not start. Any id… read more
Andy R I
Andy R I
City & Guilds
72 satisfied customers
I have a VW polo twist 1.4 (reg 54). Just reached 62k miles
I have a VW polo twist 1.4 (reg 54). Just reached 62k miles on clock. The engine management light keeps coming on intermittently sometimes with the water temp light and audibles, sometimes not. Someti… read more
Ted Wood
Ted Wood
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
58 satisfied customers
I have a N reg Corsa automatic..whilst driving..10 minutes
I have a N reg Corsa automatic, Over the past year it has been juddering when driving, there doesn't seem to be a pattern to this. Then about 3 months ago it just cut out whilst driving it. I managed … read more
Bill_Crosby
Bill_Crosby
City & Guilds
2,608 satisfied customers
I have been having problems with my VW Polo, Petrol Engine
I have been having problems with my VW Polo, Petrol Engine 1.6, Registered 1996, CL 75 BHP, 4 Door, Saloon, Mileage 88,225. In cold weather conditions, it fails to start. I have called AA several time… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
19,815 satisfied customers
Solenoid..no fuses blown?:???there is a toad alarm..fitted
turn key nothing happens have, had starter out and tested ok. put volt meter on wire at solenoid and tried to start but no reading. no fuses blown?:???there is a toad alarm fitted but no imobiliser… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
19,815 satisfied customers
Nissan: awhile..car starts..the fuel line..fuel pump
my car is a nissan sunny B14 and while driving around ( after awhile , time differs ) the car starts jerking and engine dies , the main filter clear and so is the fuel line , however plenty pressure i… read more
A Roxburgh
A Roxburgh
Master's Degree
32 satisfied customers
VW POLO 1.4 16valve. Regularly serviced and runs fine...except
VW POLO 1.4 16valve. Regularly serviced and runs fine...except it randomly cuts out! Only happens when slowing down to turn left or right or when coming up behind stationary traffic. Almost indicative… read more
Dave O'Neil
Dave O'Neil
self employed
city and guilds
108 satisfied customers
Vw: aa..16v..saloon..& just idles any ideas would be
have just baught aa vw polo 1400 16v saloon it has a throttel body fault baught new body but the fault is still there will not take throttel & just idles any ideas would be helpfull… read more
spire suzuki
spire suzuki
Workshop supervisor/tech
358 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

676 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