Motoring Advice

The Motor Ombudsman is dedicated to offering fair and impartial dispute resolution however in addition to this we offer helpful motoring advice to help consumers keep their cars on the roads as well as reporting and providing 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. We have written a wide range of articles commenting on economical driving, seasonal tips such as how to prepare for summer and winter driving, essential car maintenance and a guide for new drivers

In the News and Views section you’ll find our latest news and press releases.

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August 23, 2016

Motoring Advice

Summer Driving Tips

Summer Driving
Quick checks before departing on your summer holiday With many of us hitting the roads for a break this summer, here are some useful tips to keep you on the go. Stay cool! Check fluid levels – brake, clutch, power steering, oil, and coolant levels are up to the mark (refer to the handbook if … Continue reading "Summer Driving Tips"
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March 23, 2016

Motoring Advice

Motorists urged to take action and check before driving this Easter

Motoring Advice
Motor Codes, the government-approved consumer watchdog for the automotive industry, is advising motorists to ensure their vehicles are legal and roadworthy ahead of the big Easter getaway this coming weekend. According to RAC Traffic Watch, nearly 17 million journeys will be made over the holiday, with around five million drivers set to hit the road … Continue reading "Motorists urged to take action and check before driving this Easter"
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