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  • Private Buyer Checklist

    Car Buying Checklist On a daily basis we receive emails and phone calls from of a lot of people who are trying to or have already purchased a used car, only to realize that they have been caught out in some way or another. After reading this article I hope you will be able to be go purchase any used...

  • Must Have Safety Features when buying a car in 2016

    First things first! Overall Safety of the driver and passengers has to be a top priority when buying a car, new or used. Safety features ensures that the vehicle protects its passengers from the possibility of being seriously injured during a crash. It should also be noticed that vehicles are particularly more dangerous to pedestrians and other road users than...

  • 10 Things you should always have in your car

    Emergency items you should always have in your car Although we live in a small country, it is still worthwhile always having certain items in your vehicle, just in case an unforeseen situation arises. We have listed the top 10 items that every vehicle owner should ensure they have in their car. Spare Tyre along with a Jack and Wheel...

  • What does a Pre-Purchase Vehicle Inspection consist of?

    A pre-purchase vehicle inspection is a detailed and thorough inspection to ensure that a vehicle is in a good mechanical condition, safe and roadworthy and is carried out by a mechanic and an automotive engineer assessor that is qualified and experienced, offering invaluable feedback. The engineer will inspect the exterior of a vehicle for signs of major or minor body...

  • Vehicle Warranties

    Here’s all you need to know about car warranties A warranty is a promise in writing to fix any problems that may arise in a set period of time which gives a consumer peace of mind and saves money in repairs. A warranty may cover components such as the engine, electrics, gearbox steering, suspension and much more. All new cars...

  • What is a Mileage Check

    What is a Mileage Check? With car clocking on the rise both in Ireland and the UK, it is vitally important that the history of a vehicle’s previous mileage is checked to ensure that no discrepancies arise. Mileage recalibration or "clocking" as it’s mostly commonly referred to, involves tampering with the odometer on a vehicle in order to falsify the...

  • Serious manufacturer recalls in 2015/2016

    Vehicle recalls may arise when a particular aspect of the vehicle is found to be or will become dangerously faulty during use of the vehicle. If this situation arises, the manufacturer of the car will arrange for the defective vehicles to be brought to a local dealership for the correct repairs to be carried out. The cost of the adjustment...

  • Declaring a vehicle off the road

    Steps to declare your car as off the road If your vehicle is not in use and will not be kept in a public place you need to declare your vehicle off the road. Unless your vehicle is not in use and you intend to sell the vehicle, you will not need to fill out an off-road declaration form. If...

  • Are you interested in buying a used car?

    Buying a used car? Are you interested in buying a used car? Every vehicle has a past, check if it has a future with MyVehicle.ie! Before you purchase a used vehicle, make sure you always run a history check with MyVehicle.ieto avoid potential future problems associated with the car. We can provide you with a fair and true valuation as...

  • New Trend in Car theft

    Just when we thought Car theft was a thing of the past, hackers found a new Hi-tech way of getting past the System. If somebody mentioned a few years ago that a car could be stolen using a laptop, we wouldn’t have believed them. But these latest car thefts in the USA challenged the automobile security system and displayed how...