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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July 17, 2019

Motoring Advice

Getting to know electric vehicle servicing  

Vehicle Maintenance
Ever wondered how the servicing of an electric vehicle (EV) differs from that of a petrol or diesel equivalent? This week’s “Getting to Know” guide explores how it all works.   What does the service for an electric vehicle include?   As there are fewer moving parts on an EV compared to one with a … Continue reading "Getting to know electric vehicle servicing  "
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April 25, 2019

Motoring Advice

Getting to know vehicle history checks

Vehicle Maintenance
Buying a second hand car is often a big financial commitment, and therefore it’s important that you check the background of a vehicle thoroughly so as to determine whether it will be a suitable purchase. In this week’s “Getting to Know” guide, we therefore turn our attention to what vehicle history or provenance checks are, … Continue reading "Getting to know vehicle history checks"
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