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A faulty vacuum pump on my 2009 Mercedes S-class mean...


During a valeting of my 09-plate Mercedes S 320 CDI, the rear headrests were lifted to the up position to allow cleaning behind them. Now they will...
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Letters of the week, June 28


This week: more rip-off car repairs, a diplomatic incident and DVLA cherished numbers.
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Letters of the week, June 21


This week: The Spanish embassy gets in touch, Driving Licence disparity, repair rip-offs and the issue that won't go away... diesel fumes.
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Garage says my brake master cylinder needs replacing...


A warning light on my 1996 Audi A6 tells me that the brake pads are worn or the brake fluid is low. The pads have done only 1,000 miles and the fluid...
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My locking wheel nut key was stolen — how can I get...


I recently had my locking wheel nut key stolen (along with a small quantity of money) while I was unloading my Mercedes...
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News: Shropshire garage thought to be best in UK for...


A small independent garage in rural Shropshire is thought to be selling Britain’s cheapest petrol, undercutting far bigger supermarkets...
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Video: Zombies attack fuel station forecourts


You could be forgiven for not remembering your PIN code if you saw this lot invading the forecourt as you paid for your fuel.
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News: Car interiors revealed as breeding grounds for...


If you suffer from car sickness it may not be the motion of the vehicle causing it, but the bugs breeding in the cabin.
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News: London garage charges record £215 for an hour’s...


The customers of one London garage could be forgiven for requiring something stiffer than the free vending coffee they're likely to receive.
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News: Cars made homeless as owners fill their garages...


The garage is now more likely to be a dumping ground for things our cramped houses and rotting sheds have no room for.
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News: Six rundown garages make £700,000 at auction


They might look like six rundown garages to you but to their new owner they were worth paying £700,000 for.
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News: Men mourn loss of garage, claims new survey


It was once a place where a man could escape to fettle and tinker but today, as homes become more crowded, a new survey has found that the garage...