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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October 26, 2017

Motoring Advice

Getting to know what drives your car

Vehicle Maintenance
RWD, FWD, AWD, 2WD and 4WD, there are many ways that a car can be “propelled”, and each have their respective merits and disadvantages. Here’s a handy guide from The Motor Ombudsman to help you make the decision for what’s right for you when choosing a car. Rear-wheel drive (RWD)  In a rear-wheel drive car, … Continue reading "Getting to know what drives your car"
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September 21, 2017

Motoring Advice

Getting to know your clutch

Vehicle Maintenance
Our in-house adjudicators often receive contacts from consumers relating to the clutch on their vehicle which is considered to be a wear and tear component. But what does it do, and how does it work? Read on to find out more…   What is the clutch for?   The purpose of the clutch in a … Continue reading "Getting to know your clutch"
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