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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September 25, 2018

Motoring Advice

Getting to know paddle shifters

Vehicle Maintenance
This week’s “Getting to Know” quick reference guide focuses on what the paddles are behind the steering wheel on some cars, and how they work.     What are paddle shifters?   Paddle shifters are two levers mounted behind the steering wheel to allow drivers to manually change the gear of an automatic transmission, thereby … Continue reading "Getting to know paddle shifters"
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August 3, 2018

Motoring Advice

TMO’s Top Tips for the bank holiday weekend

Vehicle Maintenance
Bank holidays are a busy time when thousands of motorists traditionally take to the road to enjoy a long weekend away, whether in the UK for a staycation or for a trip abroad. The Motor Ombudsman, the automotive dispute resolution provider, has some guidance to help keep your car safe for any journey ahead.   … Continue reading "TMO’s Top Tips for the bank holiday weekend"
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