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

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August 23, 2016

Motoring Advice

Summer Driving Tips

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July 20, 2016

Motoring Advice

“I-Spy” tops technology for entertaining kids in the car this summer

Motoring Advice
YouGov poll on the most effective kids’ in-car entertainment when on holiday marks the launch of Motor Codes summer social media prize draw competition to win a £250 fuel voucher. Observational games such as “I-Spy” top the list of activities to occupy children on a long journey, followed by listening to music, singing and reading. … Continue reading "“I-Spy” tops technology for entertaining kids in the car this summer"
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January 23, 2016

Motoring Advice

Winter Driving Tips

Winter Driving
Winter Driving Advice This winter to ensure you stay safe and your car remains in good condition, follow these words of winter wisdom: Emergency kit Gather together the fol­low­ing items and pack them in your vehi­cle at the start of the win­ter sea­son. You never know when you might need them! Ice scraper and de-icer … Continue reading "Winter Driving Tips"
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