UK Car

UK car repair questions? Ask a mechanic for answers ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related UK Car Questions
My boot has started to open part way through taking my roof
My boot has started to open part way through taking my roof down but has just stopped … read more
Gallagher99
Gallagher99
Ford senior technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,393 satisfied customers
05 Tigra boot won't open using either the button on the rear
05 Tigra boot won't open using either the button on the rear or in the drivers door. If the emergency release cable is used the button on the rear then works and raises the boot. Roof opens and closes… read more
Kevin
Kevin
workshop foreman /master tech/mot tester
1 satisfied customers
I need help on my Ford Focus 05. Handbreak warning light on
Hello, I need help on my Ford Focus 05. Handbreak warning light on and engine management light on, central locking not working nor with key and indicators internally aren't working, please help me out… read more
Gallagher99
Gallagher99
Ford senior technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,393 satisfied customers
My boot on my xc60 will not open either with the key, the
Hi my boot on my xc60 will not open either with the key, the button in the car or manually, what should I do? … read more
Greg
Greg
Shop Owner
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,367 satisfied customers
I'm having a problem with my 2.0 petrol Focus CC3 (57 plate)
I'm having a problem with my 2.0 petrol Focus CC3 (57 plate) - 65k miles. I've had it for 3 years and loved it, but now it's becoming the bane of my existence.After repeatedly losing power I had the b… read more
Gallagher99
Gallagher99
Ford senior technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,393 satisfied customers
Boot will not open. Closed the boot. Start to drive at over
Boot will not open. Closed the boot. Start to drive at over 20 miles the car beeps but no warning light on the dash now doors open but not the boot. Roof was shut and has not been opened for months. A… read more
Pete
Pete
Independent Auto Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
138 satisfied customers
Cannjot gain access battery completely flat manual key not
Cannjot gain access battery completely flat manual key not working … read more
Greg
Greg
Shop Owner
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,367 satisfied customers
My BMW compact boot will not shut, I have locked and
Hi Steve, My BMW compact boot will not shut, I have locked and unlocked the car several times but nothing seems to work.… read more
Eric
Eric
Retired
N/A
14,436 satisfied customers
I have an intermittent central locking problem with a Ford
I have an intermittent central locking problem with a Ford Focus. I have tried cleaning the driver's door to chassis connectors and the connector to the actuator inside the drivers door but the fault … read more
Kevin
Kevin
workshop foreman /master tech/mot tester
1 satisfied customers
Volkswagen Tiguan SE: I've just had my 3 yr old 17000 miles
I've just had my 3 yr old 17000 miles Tiguan 2.0 serviced. The first time I tried to refuel, the cover wouldn't open. After several attempts, I locked the car and then unlocked it. As I unlocked the c… read more
Kevin
Kevin
workshop foreman /master tech/mot tester
1 satisfied customers
1.4 zetec: Im after purchasing a 2003 ford focus privately.
Hi Im after purchasing a 2003 ford focus privately. When i got home i found that the car doors will lock fine by turning the key but i cant get them to unlock. I have tried both the driver and passeng… read more
sean
sean
Ford Master Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,348 satisfied customers
Ford C Max: I cannot open the hatch door on my Ford C-Max 08
I cannot open the hatch door on my Ford C-Max 08 Reg. This problem started on 28-07-2012 when I couldn't close the door and after a few tries I managed to close the door and now I cannot open it. I ca… read more
Merc320
Merc320
Highbury College
358 satisfied customers
Disconnecting..central locking..wont work..all doors and open boot
hi, i have a 2001 xsara picasso and since disconnecting the battery the remote central locking and also the key central locking wont work. i can use the button inside to lock all doors and open boot o… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
Neon: Chrysler..the boot randomly opens and I dont know why.Can you
Hi there I have a Chrysler Neon and while driving the boot randomly opens and I dont know why. Can you help?… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
I recently changed the battery in my key..locking..unlocking..manually
I recently changed the battery in my key but it's not opening the car. i put the key in the ignition and tried pressing the buttons on the key alternately but still nothing. i can't afford to buy a ne… read more
Bill_Crosby
Bill_Crosby
City & Guilds
2,608 satisfied customers
Focus: my bonnet without using the key as when i turn it...have...It
Is it possible to open my bonnet without using the key as when i turn it left there is nothing happening,it feels like something has gone.have had it open before ok.It's a Focus 1.6 2001… read more
StokeMechanicNo1
StokeMechanicNo1
Car Mechanic/ class 4 Mot Tester
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
122 satisfied customers
ford focus: illuminated..bulb..boot/trunk switch..on a 2002 hatchback
boot light staying illuminated had to remove bulb to prevent current draining battery. where is the boot/trunk switch for the ford focus 1.6 silver on a 2002 hatchback.… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
ford focus: sport..kept clicking and opening today..garage..signal
ford focus sport 3 years old. boot kept clicking and opening today when driving and when stopped. took to garage thought it might be key causing a signal to open. have manual key have used that to dri… read more
Mike
Mike
Proprieter / Diagnostic Technician
High School or GED
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

432 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