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#Dear Driver

From TheJournal.ie Buying a new car? Here are some family-friendly features that make travelling with children easier Driver Dilemma
From TheJournal.ie 4 road hazards to look out for in autumn... and how to avoid them Driver Dilemma

4 road hazards to look out for in autumn... and how to avoid them

Learn how to prepare for and avoid these risks.

From TheJournal.ie Buying second-hand? Know these visual giveaways that can reveal bodywork repairs Driver Dilemma

Buying second-hand? Know these visual giveaways that can reveal bodywork repairs

Don’t get caught out buying a car that has been in an accident.

From TheJournal.ie What's the difference between a crossover and an SUV? Driver Dilemma

What's the difference between a crossover and an SUV?

And which one suits my needs?

From TheJournal.ie 3 features to look out for that make city driving and parking easier Driver Dilemma
From TheJournal.ie How to reduce your car's emissions (and pass the NCT in the process) Driver Dilemma

How to reduce your car's emissions (and pass the NCT in the process)

Here’s what you can do to make your motor as clean and efficient as possible.

From TheJournal.ie Help! I'm looking for a small car suitable for just one person Driver Dilemma

Help! I'm looking for a small car suitable for just one person

We look at the most compact cars on the market

From TheJournal.ie What's the difference between L plates and N plates? Driver Dilemma

What's the difference between L plates and N plates?

Understanding the Irish graduated driving licence system.

From TheJournal.ie Motoring milestones: How to keep on top of basic car servicing Driver Dilemma

Motoring milestones: How to keep on top of basic car servicing

Car maintenance by the mile.

From TheJournal.ie Two tips to park like a pro - and save fuel while you're at it Driver Dilemma

Two tips to park like a pro - and save fuel while you're at it

These tips will help you save pennies at the pump.

From TheJournal.ie Estate or SUV: Which one is right for you? Driver Dilemma

Estate or SUV: Which one is right for you?

Or is there an alternative option?

From TheJournal.ie 5 tips to keep your cool behind the wheel in this hot weather Driver Dilemma

5 tips to keep your cool behind the wheel in this hot weather

It’s wheely wheely warm.

From TheJournal.ie Spend a lot of time on the road? These 8 items will make your journey that little bit easier Driver Dilemma
From TheJournal.ie Has your car been recalled? If so, here's what to do Driver Dilemma

Has your car been recalled? If so, here's what to do

A number of recalls have recently been issued.

From TheJournal.ie 6 sunny weather driving tips for stress-free summer road trips Driver Dilemma
From TheJournal.ie How long should you keep your child in a rear-facing seat? Driver Dilemma

How long should you keep your child in a rear-facing seat?

Rear facing child seats are deemed to be safer.

From TheJournal.ie Tired at the wheel? How to spot the driver fatigue danger signs - and what to do next Driver Dilemma

Tired at the wheel? How to spot the driver fatigue danger signs - and what to do next

Avoid driver fatigue with these simple tricks.

From TheJournal.ie Here's what a perfect driving position looks like - and how to fix yours Driver Dilemma

Here's what a perfect driving position looks like - and how to fix yours

Plus, why it’s time to forget the ‘ten and two’ rule.

From TheJournal.ie You should always reverse into a parking space - and here's why Driver Dilemma

You should always reverse into a parking space - and here's why

Parking like a boss.

From TheJournal.ie How to deactivate the passenger airbag - and why you might need to Driver Dilemma

How to deactivate the passenger airbag - and why you might need to

When should you disable the front passenger airbag?

From TheJournal.ie One litre or two: How big an engine do I really need in my car? Driver Dilemma

One litre or two: How big an engine do I really need in my car?

Which is right for you?

From TheJournal.ie How those pesky dashboard warning lights can affect your car's NCT Driver Dilemma

How those pesky dashboard warning lights can affect your car's NCT

We’re here to help you decode them.

From TheJournal.ie What are those numbers by the side of the motorway and what are they for? Driver Dilemma

What are those numbers by the side of the motorway and what are they for?

Using Location Reference Markings and Emergency Roadside Telephones.

From TheJournal.ie 12 tips to help reduce back pain whilst driving Driver Dilemma

12 tips to help reduce back pain whilst driving

Are you sitting comfortably?

From TheJournal.ie Everything you need to know about eCall: How your car will soon trigger emergency services automatically Driver Dilemma

Everything you need to know about eCall: How your car will soon trigger emergency services automatically

We explain the automated emergency call in-car technology.

From TheJournal.ie The difference between zebra and pelican crossings: a simpleton's guide Driver Dilemma

The difference between zebra and pelican crossings: a simpleton's guide

And what to do when approaching them.

From TheJournal.ie How bad does the weather have to be before you use fog lights? Driver Dilemma

How bad does the weather have to be before you use fog lights?

Know the law to avoid a fine.

From TheJournal.ie How to drive on a motorway: a numbskull's guide Driver Dilemma

How to drive on a motorway: a numbskull's guide

It’s really not that hard, people.

From TheJournal.ie 13 tips to help you cope with driving in wet weather Driver Dilemma

13 tips to help you cope with driving in wet weather

Stay safe when travelling in heavy rain.

From TheJournal.ie Fully charged: 7 tips to protect your car battery this winter Driver Dilemma

Fully charged: 7 tips to protect your car battery this winter

These tips and tricks will keep your battery charged all winter long.

From TheJournal.ie Here are the best times of year to buy a car Driver Dilemma

Here are the best times of year to buy a car

Certain times of the year are better than others.

From TheJournal.ie Hybrids vs plug-in hybrids - what's the difference and which are cheaper?

Hybrids vs plug-in hybrids - what's the difference and which are cheaper?

We run the numbers to find which variety of hybrid could save you money.

From TheJournal.ie How can you cut the risk of being injured by your airbag? Airbag Safety

How can you cut the risk of being injured by your airbag?

Here are some things you can do to reduce your chance of getting hurt if your airbag inflates.

From TheJournal.ie 5 apps that will make city driving less stressful Stress Less

5 apps that will make city driving less stressful

Find the perfect parking spot and get free coffee with these apps for stress less driving.

From TheJournal.ie Planning a summer road trip? Here's our pick of the most spacious cars around Bootylicious

Planning a summer road trip? Here's our pick of the most spacious cars around

Need to take the kitchen sink? These big-booted cars should do the trick.

From TheJournal.ie 8 tips to avoid getting stung when you rent a car abroad Car Rental

8 tips to avoid getting stung when you rent a car abroad

Holiday car hire advice from a penny-pinching pro.

From TheJournal.ie The 2 car safety features I'd always choose - based on years of motoring Driver Dilemma

The 2 car safety features I'd always choose - based on years of motoring

There are a bewildering array of features on the market. Here are the ones I’d choose.

From TheJournal.ie What is Apple CarPlay and what exactly does it do? Apple CarPlay

What is Apple CarPlay and what exactly does it do?

Over 200 models of car now feature Apple CarPlay.

From TheJournal.ie How buying an ex-demo car could save you money Problem Solver

How buying an ex-demo car could save you money

Ex-demo cars are a great way to buy a nearly new car at a discounted price.

From TheJournal.ie How the price of a used Volkswagen Golf has rocketed in the last five years Volkswagen Golf Prices

How the price of a used Volkswagen Golf has rocketed in the last five years

We take a look at how the average price of a used VW Golf changes over time.

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