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Diesel engines – Diesel do nicely? Maybe not…

Posted by Michael Rochford on 15 April 2014 in Featured, Motorcheck Mechanic | No comments

Consider not driving diesel engines if your annual mileage is low and routes mostly an urban one. The answer is a modern petrol engined car.

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Car Clocking to become a criminal offence

Posted by Michael Rochford on 15 January 2014 in Car Clocking, Featured, News, Road Safety | 1 comment

Car Clocking is thought to cost car buyers €60m annually and causes untold grief to the victims but the Minister for Transport Tourism and Sport, Leo Varadkar, is set to tackle the issue head on today by introducing amendments to legislation criminalising the practice in Ireland

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Ireland AM Features & Car History Checks

Posted by Shane Teskey on 4 January 2013 in Featured, How we've helped, Used Car Buying Tips | No comments

This morning we were invited into the Ireland AM studios at TV3 to chat with Mark Cagney about some of the more common problems Motorcheck comes across on a daily basis.

Car clocking, insurance write off’s, outstanding finance and a variety of other important pieces of information we report on for Irish car buyers were all featured.

continue reading – Drives Renault’s ‘Carculator’

Posted by Shane Teskey on 5 November 2012 in Featured, How we've helped, Used Cars | No comments

Today marks the launch of Renault Ireland’s ‘Carculator’. An innovative website that gives users the ability to estimate the running costs of their current car for comparison against an equivalent model in Renault’s 2013 product range.

continue reading – A Great New Way to Get a Car Value

Posted by Shane Teskey on 19 September 2012 in Featured, Used Cars | 1 comment is a new SMS based service from – the Car History People.

Text VALUE followed by the Reg to 51155 to receive an instant valuation and a free identity check. A great new service that gives buyers and sellers alike the ability to Benchmark the price of any car (or van) in Ireland.

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Odometer Highlights Car Clocking on RTE News

Posted by Shane Teskey on 7 October 2011 in Car Clocking, Featured, How we've helped, Used Car Buying Tips | 2 comments

A study by shows that as many as 1 in 5 cars for sale in Ireland may have been clocked. RTE’s Nine O’Clock News picks up the story.

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