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News from The Motor Ombudsman

The Motor Ombudsman is dedicated to offering fair and impartial dispute resolution however in addition to this we want to help motorists keep their cars on the roads as well as reporting and providing news, views and commentary on the Servicing and Repair and Vehicle Sales sector.

Take a look at the Motoring Advice section for useful information on how to keep your car safe on the road and in the best possible condition. This contains essential tips for summer and winter driving as well as a guide for new drivers.

In the News and Views section you’ll find our latest news and press releases. On a regular basis we report on dispute resolution trends and the latest developments from The Motor Ombudsman.

If you require further information, please get in touch with us. Contact the media team.

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October 7, 2019

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BMW car owner wins £500 in vouchers!

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During the past three months, BMW 3 Series owner, Rhys Jay from Wiltshire, took his car to be serviced at Rangers Garage, an independent, family-run tyre specialist based in Durrington. He was one of the hundreds of consumers to rate and review a business on The Motor Ombudsman’s Garage Finder between July and September 2019, … Continue reading "BMW car owner wins £500 in vouchers!"
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August 20, 2019

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The atmosphere’s getting electric at the nation’s garages

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The Motor Ombudsman looks at the current and future impact of the increasing ownership of battery electric vehicles on the service and repair sector.   Electric vehicles (EVs) are literally on a charge. The Department for Transport (DfT) recently announced that sales of pure battery-powered cars (i.e. not hybrids) in the UK rose by 158% … Continue reading "The atmosphere’s getting electric at the nation’s garages"
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