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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 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.

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

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November 20, 2018

Motoring Advice

Getting to know blind spot monitoring

Vehicle Maintenance
This week’s “Getting to Know” guide focuses on what blind spot monitoring (BSM) technology is and how it works.   What is blind spot monitoring?   Blind spot monitoring, BSM, or a blind spot information system, depending on the term used by the vehicle manufacturer, is a type of technology which was first introduced by … Continue reading "Getting to know blind spot monitoring"
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October 23, 2018

Motoring Advice

Getting to know cruise control

Vehicle Maintenance
This week’s “Getting to Know” guide focuses on what cruise control is and how it works.   What is cruise control?   Cruise control was first introduced in 1958 by Chrysler. It is a piece of technology that is normally found in the form of buttons on the steering wheel or on a stalk connected … Continue reading "Getting to know cruise control"
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