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
The battery on my rover 25 went flat, charged up now, key
the battery on my rover 25 went flat, charged up now, key fobs wont work and when battery connected the alarm is constantly sounding … read more
Pete
Pete
Automotive Diagnostic Specialist
General auto certifications
30,670 satisfied customers
My battery is dead and the bonnet release cable wont open the
my battery is dead and the bonnet release cable wont open the bonnet, how do I get the bonnet open … read more
EricFromCT
EricFromCT
Auto Technician
4,596 satisfied customers
How can i open the bonnet without getting into the car as
How can i open the bonnet without getting into the car as the battery is flat and the key doesn't open the door on an 04 plate Citroen C2 ?… read more
Pete
Pete
Automotive Diagnostic Specialist
General auto certifications
30,670 satisfied customers
Rover 25 - remote will not open doors. If battery is flat,
Rover 25 - remote will not open doors. If battery is flat, need to open door to release bonnet. The ignition key will not open any of the 3 doors. What do I do now?… read more
Nathan B
Nathan B
Garage Owner
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
131 satisfied customers
My Name is ***** *****: Have Rover 75 Diesel. ECU got a bath
Customer: My Name is ***** *****: Have Rover 75 Diesel. ECU got a bath in heavy rain. As drivers door was replaced the key does not open door. The battery has now gone flat and the zapper will not act… read more
Pete
Pete
Automotive Diagnostic Specialist
General auto certifications
30,670 satisfied customers
Freelander: My freelander 1998 has a flat battery so flat the
My freelander 1998 has a flat battery so flat the car fob isn't working, have EKA code but guess as immobiliser is electric this won't work either, so was thinking if I could get under the bonnet, I c… read more
Kevin
Kevin
workshop foreman /master tech/mot tester
3,400 satisfied customers
My XC90 is making a strange noise. I havent driven it for
My XC90 is making a strange noise. I havent driven it for about 3 weeks and I wonder if the battery may be flat but the alarm is going off - it is a sort of whine noise. I tried to open it using the r… read more
Greg
Greg
Shop Owner
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,367 satisfied customers
Toledo: Hi I have a SEAT Toledo 2001 Y reg. Called RAC out
Hi I have a SEAT Toledo 2001 Y reg. Called RAC out yesterday because battery was dead. RAC guy detected some current leakage from the battery and suggested unclipping the earth lead from the battery. … read more
Matt
Matt
Mechanical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
4,709 satisfied customers
Renault: Electronic key repaiared but still will not unlock car
Renault Megane 2004. Car locked, cannot open. Electronic key repaiared but still will not unlock car. Emergency manual key also not working. Lock turns but doesn't open. How do i get into car ?(it may… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
19,717 satisfied customers
hi i have a rover 214 si 1995 the batery went flat try to start..alarm
hi i have a rover 214 si 1995 the batery went flat try to start whith jump leads wen i do this the alarm start and only stop if i disconect the jump leads can you help please thankyou filipe… read more
Billy
Billy
Bachelor's degree
3,457 satisfied customers
peugeot: reg..doors using the fob or the key..passenger side
Hey, I have a peugeot 306 (T Reg) which has a flat/dead battery. Whats happened is that I had alarmed my car when it was working and now Im unable to unlock the doors using the fob or the key from eit… read more
Ati
Ati
Engineer
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
57 satisfied customers
1998 Porsche: cab..charger..the bonnet - the lever wont move
I have a 1998 Porsche 996 cab manual. I haven't used it for six weeks and the battery is flat. I have a charger but can't use it as I can't open the bonnet - the lever won't move. I can open the drive… read more
gemmechanic
gemmechanic
Diesel Mechanical Teacher
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
986 satisfied customers
Audi a4: reg..open the door with the key as the drivers door..bonnet
I have an audi a4 W reg and the battery is flat and cant open the door with the key as the drivers door doesn't work any idea's how to open the bonnet?… read more
Matt
Matt
Mechanical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
4,709 satisfied customers
BMW 318i: saloon..car alarm keeps going..car battery
i have a BMW 318i saloon car. The problem is that the car alarm keeps going off after a couple of minutes of setting. Is it a problem with the car battery or a problem with the programme in the key, w… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
19,717 satisfied customers
Laguna: i open bonnet to charge battery to open doors stuck in holland
renualt laguna 02 battery has gone flat left the lights on card opener does not work & emergancy key does not eitheir how can i open bonnet to charge battery to open doors stuck in holland so not many… read more
Bill_Crosby
Bill_Crosby
City & Guilds
2,608 satisfied customers
1995 Vitara: ec..central locking..the doors with the key..bonnet
Hello, this is a 1995 Vitara 1600 x-ec with central locking. car has been dead for a few months. Cannot open the doors with the key and now have battery on charge again(bonnet left uncatched). Do you … read more
Michael Partington
Michael Partington
Auto Electrician
High School or GED
674 satisfied customers
97 vw golf: bonnet..central locking..the key fob, and the doors
Hi, just wanted to see if anyone knows how to open the bonnet on a 97 vw golf. I've just come back from holiday and my car battery is flat, the central locking (volkswagon logic 600) is not reponding … read more
Bill_Crosby
Bill_Crosby
City & Guilds
2,608 satisfied customers
2003 Ford focus: alarm siren (the one..indicators flash..bonnet
Ki I have a 2003 Ford Focus RS. I replaced the battery on tha car as it had gone flat & now the battery backed alarm siren (the one inside the boot) sounds & the indicators flash whenever I open a doo… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
19,717 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

454 satisfied customers

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

Greg

Greg

Shop Owner

1,367 satisfied customers

17 years Shop Owner /Technician. 27 years experience,

Richard

Richard

UK Car Mechanic

627 satisfied customers

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

Matt

Matt

Mechanical Engineer

4,709 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

646 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