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I’ve noticed that some quad bikes do not have a front...


Q. I’ve noticed that quad bikes being driven on a road near my home do not have a front numberplate. Is this legal?
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A camera caught me driving untaxed to my MoT test...


Q. I was caught on camera driving an untaxed car to a pre-arranged MoT test — something I thought was legal. The Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency...
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The headlamps on my new car are already scratched -...


Q. The inside of the headlamps of my two-month-old Nissan Qashqai appear to be covered in scratches. How could this be the case on a brand new car...
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What’s the best way to clean windscreen-wiper blades...


Q. What’s the best way to clean windscreen-wiper blades and what cleaning products should I use?
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I want a sporty estate that's fun but practical for...


Q. With a two-year-old child, I can no longer get away with a Porsche 911 as our only car. I want to be let down gently. I’m considering a sporty...
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Do pollen/intake vehicle filters remove harmful exhaust...


Q. I am worried about exhaust fumes from other vehicles entering the cabin of my BMW 3-series and Jaguar S-type. Will the pollen/intake filter remove...
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Is there a cheap way to fix a faulty key fob?


Q. The fob that remotely locks my daughter’s 2006 Seat Leon works intermittently and only when placed very close to the front of the car. Our dealer...
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My car was towed while my residents' parking permit...


Q. This year I renewed my residents’ parking permit online, calling to confirm the payment had been received. A week later the permit had still...
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I received a penalty charge notice on road with no...


Q. I parked on a stretch of road where I could see no pay-and-display machine or sign relating to parking fees or restrictions, yet I was issued with...
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My Honda Jazz has a driver's blind spot — have any...


Q. My two-year-old Honda Jazz has a driver’s blind spot between the windscreen and a small triangular side window. It is particularly noticeable...
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A digit on my Mercedes digital clock has disappeared...


Q. One of the digits of the digital clock on the dashboard of my Mercedes-Benz has disappeared. Is there any way that this problem can be fixed without...
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I want a fun, petrol-engine, manual car that has room...


Q. I drive short journeys, covering less than 8,000 miles a year, and want a fun, petrol-engined, manual car. I was thinking of a hatchback but as...