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
I have a Touareg 2007 TDI. It is giving me the 'low oil
Hi! I have a Touareg 2007 TDI. It is giving me the 'low oil pressure shut down' My Oil sensor was leaking and i had it replaced, but i did not have the error code cleared. … read more
Gavin Perry
Gavin Perry
Car mechanic
City and guilds level 3
236 satisfied customers
I recently bought a Ford fiesta 2006 1.4 I noticed some hair
Hi my name is***** recently bought a Ford fiesta 2006 1.4 I noticed some hair coming from my oil cap when I remove it there's no smoke from exhaust or oil rod smoke a little from the oil cap once it's… read more
Matt
Matt
Mechanical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
4,925 satisfied customers
My BMW 530d (E39) is from 2003 and has about 155k miles and
Hi !My BMW 530d (E39) is from 2003 and has about 155k miles and an automatic gearbox. It's an old lady but I like it.The car started to have some sort of small "hiccup" feeling when driving for a few … read more
Steve
Steve
BMW Expert
Master's Degree
30,656 satisfied customers
Ford F250 2005 6.0 diesel, cuts out when it gets up to temp,
Ford F250 2005 6.0 diesel, cuts out when it gets up to temp, gauges read normal. let it cool down for 7 minutes, starts right up. If I run it with cab heater on full it will run all day. We have repla… read more
Scott
Scott
Diesel, Automatic trans, full line tech
Associate Degree
3,927 satisfied customers
Suzuki Grand Vitara: Tim, I have a 2001 1.6 petrol Suzuki
Hi Tim, I have a 2001 1.6 petrol Suzuki Grand Vitara. It usualy runs fine but sometimes when hot struggles to hold up the revs when pulling up at lights/junction etc. Just recently it did stall and wh… read more
Ron
Ron
Automotive Tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
42,119 satisfied customers
Ford smax titanium: Car 2010 Titanium smax 163 manual, 136000
Car 2010 Titanium smax 163 manual, 136000 miles full ford service history cambelt changed + ford dealer service @ 134000, Car starts Ok but lumpy tickover as if a rich mixture emits blue smoke when co… read more
sprinkles08
sprinkles08
Technician
High School or GED
19,893 satisfied customers
astra: Hi I hope you are well. I have a 07 1.3 cdti Astra
Hi I hope you are well. I have a 07 1.3 cdti Astra that has covered 85000 miles. When started from cold it produces a cloud of white/grey smoke with a tinge of blue. Although a pungent smell it doesn'… read more
vauxdoc
vauxdoc
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,117 satisfied customers
Peugeot 407: 2005 Peugeot 407 SE SW - 2.0 HDI - 67,000 milesIve
2005 Peugeot 407 SE SW - 2.0 HDI - 67,000 miles I've recently bought my first Peugeot and having done 2,000 miles in it I have a question. I am noticing, particularly when cold but still noticeable wh… read more
Matt
Matt
Mechanical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
4,925 satisfied customers
There is a smell of burning after driving a few miles. I have
There is a smell of burning after driving a few miles. I have been driving an automatic for a few years. Bought my currant Astra 1999 18 months ago. Not sure whether its me riding the clutch, not havi… read more
Ross
Ross
Automotive Technician/Electrician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
740 satisfied customers
Passat: Hi - my 2004 1.9TDI 130bhp Passat had to have a second-hand
Hi - my 2004 1.9TDI 130bhp Passat had to have a second-hand engine fitted recently - bottom end had gone apparently. New engine was running really well, slightly better consumption than the previous e… read more
Rob
Rob
UK Car Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
823 satisfied customers
Audi A3: engine code..heavy oil consumption..low oil pressure..revs
I have a 2005(late) Audi A3 16 FS1 (engine code BLP). recently I have had heavy oil consumption / low oil pressure problems. Now she is burning oil visibly but only at harder revs. Until today there w… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
19,815 satisfied customers
hyundai: CYLINDER DIESEL..PARKED..MORNING STARTED CAR ONLY..wouldnt
HI I RECENTLY PURCHASED A 2004 3 CYLINDER DIESEL 1.5 HYUNDAI ACCENT. I COLLECTED IT FROM MANCHESTER A TRIP OF 263 MILES . I PARKED CAR UP OVERNIGHT AND IN MORNING STARTED CAR ONLY TO FIND IT WOULDNT R… read more
spire suzuki
spire suzuki
Workshop supervisor/tech
358 satisfied customers
hi recently bought freelander td4 04 plate..low revs in any gear
hi recently bought freelander td4 04 plate just had a service as it was running a bit rough. still has got no get up and go in low revs in any gear. brilliant after about 3000 revs any idea thanks… read more
Bob
Bob
Diagnostic Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,037 satisfied customers
WHITE SMOKE..THE BACK OF MY 2.0 DIESEL TWIN TOP ASTRA AFTER ITS FIRST
I HAVE LOTS OF WHITE SMOKE FROM THE BACK OF MY 2.0 DIESEL TWIN TOP ASTRA AFTER ITS FIRST DRIVE FOR ABOUT 5 MONTHS BECAUSE IT WAS WRITTEN OFF CAN ANYONE HELP.… read more
Trevor
Trevor
UK Car Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
853 satisfied customers
Renault: rev..turbo intake for oil contamination in case..injectors
Renault megane 1.5 dci reg march 2005 approx 45,000 miles no history of poor running faults .If the car is left to idle for a few minutes when you then rev or drive off the car emits excessive blue sm… read more
wefwef
wefwef
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
305 satisfied customers
Ford: black smoke..the fuel filter air filter oil filter changed, what
My ford Transit 1999 2.5 has failed the edmission's and chucking white and black smoke out the back and smells very diesaly, its had a full service with the fuel filter air filter oil filter changed, … read more
gemmechanic
gemmechanic
Diesel Mechanical Teacher
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
989 satisfied customers
VW: 104000 miles been serviced on reg basis..exhaust..workshop
Hi had VW Sharan 1.9 dti from 14500 miles now 104000 miles been serviced on reg basis by garage used for past 20 years. recently just after service exhaust warning light came on and displayed immissio… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
19,815 satisfied customers
Ive just bought a Nissan Primera, 1.8 2003 with 48k on cloc
I've just bought a Nissan Primera, 1.8 2003 with 48k on clock. It seems to use about 1/2 litre oil in about 6-700 miles. No sign of leakage. Could it be a breather problem or does it suggest engine is… read more
StokeMechanicNo1
StokeMechanicNo1
Car Mechanic/ class 4 Mot Tester
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
122 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