Useful Information

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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December 18, 2018

Motoring Advice

Getting to know test drives   

Vehicle Maintenance
This week’s “Getting to Know” guide is all about test drives, and what to take into account before, during and after you have got behind the wheel. What is a test drive?   A test drive is an essential part of the vehicle purchase process (new or used), where you can try out the car first-hand … Continue reading "Getting to know test drives   "
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November 12, 2018

News & Views

Motor Ombudsman study reveals motorists haven’t got to grips with winter tyres when driving abroad

Press Releases
YouGov poll commissioned by The Motor Ombudsman showed that nearly 90% of car owners are unaware in which countries in Continental Europe winter tyres are mandatory 72% didn’t know that winter tyres are most effective in temperatures below seven degrees Centigrade Encouragingly, over 60% of motorists are familiar with the benefits of having winter tyres … Continue reading "Motor Ombudsman study reveals motorists haven’t got to grips with winter tyres when driving abroad"
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