Vehicle Maintenance

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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June 11, 2018

Motoring Advice

Getting to know run flat tyres

Vehicle Maintenance
With run flat tyres being increasingly used by vehicle manufacturers, this week’s “Getting to Know” series takes a look at what they are and how they work.   What are run flat tyres?   Run flats tyres have reinforced sidewalls which allow you to continue driving at a limited speed (50mph) and for a limited … Continue reading "Getting to know run flat tyres"
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March 13, 2018

Motoring Advice

Getting to know corrosion   

Vehicle Maintenance
The Motor Ombudsman’s Information Line deals with many enquiries from consumers relating to vehicle corrosion. This week’s “Getting to Know” guide focuses on what it is, what the cause is and what can be done by motorists to help prevent it.   What is corrosion and what is it caused by?   When the iron … Continue reading "Getting to know corrosion   "
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