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Motorcheck Used Car Guide: Citroen C6

Posted by Michael Rochford on 23 August 2016 in Motorcheck Mechanic, Used Car Buying Tips, Used Cars | No comments

The Citroen C6 is one of the most staggeringly comfortable luxury class cars, backed up by great seats, interior & good all round visibility

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Is NOW finally the time to get rid of my diesel car?

Posted by Michael Rochford on 16 August 2016 in New Cars, News, Used Car Buying Tips, Used Cars | No comments

The move would counter almost a decade of pushing diesel cars because of their lower emissions of Co2, due to concerns now over air quality.

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Motorcheck Used Car Guide: Kia Carens

Posted by Michael Rochford on 9 August 2016 in New Cars, Used Car Buying Tips, Used Cars | No comments

The Kia Carens looks smart with smart driving manners & lots of space and is tremendously reliable all rolled into an affordable package.

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Car scams – Emigration being used as an excuse by scammers

Posted by Michael Rochford on 3 August 2016 in Importing from the UK, News, Used Car Buying Tips, Used Cars | No comments

The idea of car scams is nothing new, in fact they are as old as time itself, it is the methods that are changing and we need to be aware of

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Motorcheck Used Car Guide: Audi TT Convertible

Posted by Michael Rochford on 26 July 2016 in Used Car Buying Tips, Used Cars | No comments

The Audi TT Convertible reveled in its 30′s-inspired Bauhaus styling & gorgeous interior, coupled driving enjoyment & practicality.

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Motorcheck Used Car Guide: Seat Altea

Posted by Michael Rochford on 20 July 2016 in Uncategorized, Used Car Buying Tips, Used Cars | No comments

The Seat Altea is a roomy, handsome 5-seat family car with a big boot and a distinctly sporting air & nicer to look at than the VW Golf Plus

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Car maintenance – How can I make my car last?

Posted by Michael Rochford on 14 July 2016 in Motorcheck Mechanic, Road Safety, Used Car Buying Tips, Used Cars | No comments

Car maintenance has a part in the cost of trading-up,a critical number – the gap between the value of your old car & the price of the new one

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Car values – How will Brexit affect me?

Posted by Michael Rochford on 5 July 2016 in New Cars, News, Uncategorized, Used Car Buying Tips, Used Cars | No comments

The current rate of sterling to euro impacts car values as there is now better value to be had shopping in the UK market than in recent times

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New Car Sales soar but does Brexit spell doom for the Irish Motor Trade?

Posted by Michael Rochford on 4 July 2016 in New Cars, Used Cars | No comments

Car Sales Statistics released today by Car History experts Motorcheck.ie showed New car registrations surged more than 23% (101,248 units) for the first six months of the year compared to 2015 (82,261 units). Similarly light commercial vehicles were up over 25% (18,417 units) compared with 2015 (14,657 units). All seems to be following the hugely...

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Motorcheck Used Car Guide: Saab 9-5

Posted by Michael Rochford on 28 June 2016 in Used Car Buying Tips, Used Cars | No comments

So Saab is gone. The last generation of Saab 9-5 was one of its best cars & showed its promise – big, handsome, roomy & really well built.

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