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CAMERON MCGAVIN Dave is struggling to pin down a sporty but still practical wagon.
Drive Team Kelly's 2012 Peugeot 308 makes a knocking/cracking sound when turning.
CAMERON MCGAVIN Julie wants a small hatch that won't make her children sick.
Drive Team Mark was told by his mechanic that he needed a "LPG barb kit" for his 2004 Falcon.
Drive Team Peter is wondering if a 2004 model Holden Cruze has a timing chain or belt.
CAMERON MCGAVIN Meaghan is putting her old Subaru Impreza out to pasture and needs a replacement.
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CAMERON MCGAVIN Noel is after a replacement for his Holden Captiva.
Nichole is wondering if her car should be recalled even though she hasn't recieved a letter from Toyota.
Bart's VW R36 Passat has a leaking head gasket after just three years of ownership.
CAMERON MCGAVIN Elizabeth is after a small hatch with better-than-average boot space.
Wayne is wondering if he was ripped off when he agreed to pay to have nitrogen in his tyres.
Jason wants to know the benefits of ceramic coated exhaust headers.
Bruce is wondering if he can download NavTeq maps on his portable Garmin sat nav.
CAMERON MCGAVIN Robert is in the market for a family-friendly SUV with a manual gearbox.
Craig's 2002 Commodore recently experienced some mild damage from a hail storm and is wondering if he should bother fixing it.
CAMERON MCGAVIN John wants a well-rounded, used SUV with a bit of power and cool.
Kylie is wondering if the price is right to fix her engine after she put petrol instead of diesel in her car.
CAMERON MCGAVIN Neville is after a small car with a state-of-the-art safety serve.
CAMERON MCGAVIN Helen needs a car that fits into her narrow garage but won't be out of its depth on the highway.
CAMERON MCGAVIN Raymond is looking for a worthy replacement to his much-loved Honda Accord V6.
Amanda is wondering what tyre checks she should do coming up to winter.
Rick is wondering if a K&N air filter will provide any benefits.
CAMERON MCGAVIN Sid needs help pinning down what is likely to be his last car.
Tracy's air conditioner caught on fire after getting it repaired two months ago.
Jeff's dealer offered him a performance upgrade endorsed by the manufacturer.
CAMERON MCGAVIN Damian needs to downsize from his Statesman but doesn't want to sacrifice comfort.
Craig is wondering if he is being quoted a fair price for a new tow bar on his Audi.
CAMERON MCGAVIN Hamish has a hankering for a seven-seat SUV but can't find one with the combination of space, flexibility, economy and security he needs.
Kylie is wondering what the hose connected to the centre wheels of a truck is.
CAMERON MCGAVIN We road test a Fiat Ducato, Ford Transit Custom and Mercedes Vito to determine which van has enough grunt to tow a caravan.
Paul's Kia Rondo petrol sounds a lot like a diesel, and is wondering whether this is a fault.
Scott has been informed that as he is not the original owner of his HSV Senator he is not eligible for the capped priced servicing program.
CAMERON MCGAVIN Greg needs a cheap, small and reliable commuter to back up the family Commodore.
Diane is wondering whether shifting an automatic into neutral and coasting saves fuel or effects the vehicle.
Rick is wondering if tyre striping/colouring will have an adverse effect on his tyres.
CAMERON MCGAVIN Damian and his wife are after a fast, fun AWD small car to replace her much-loved Subaru Liberty.
CAMERON MCGAVIN Peter is in the market for a safe first car for his daughter.
Emily's Captiva makes a bearing noise from the engine while idling.
CAMERON MCGAVIN Ian's wife needs a city-friendly car that's easy on her back and won't feel out of place on the open road.
Mark Short Rod needs a new jack for his son's Ford Mondeo, and asks which one is suitable
Mark Short Terry wants to know if he should be concerned about the rattle from his engine
CAMERON MCGAVIN Georgia needs a car that can tow her caravan without being too much of a pig in the city.
Bill wants to know if he can buy a new Mercedes C200 without low profile tyres.
Sam wants to know what he needs to consider when buying a car with a DPF?
Merv is wondering if the air-con switches of in the new Camry hybrid like most cars in stop-start mode.
Susan is wondering if it is possible to turn of the petrol station indicator on her sat nav.
CAMERON MCGAVIN Emily and Kevin are after a compact SUV that will handle a weekender's lifestyle and their upcoming first child.
Mark is wondering if he should notice if his fuel injectors are blocked.
CAMERON MCGAVIN Padraig needs a car that can double as a daily commuter and weekend hauler.
Kylie is wondering why her 2012 Ford Focus shudders when moving off from a stop.
Warren is wondering if it really should cost $375 to upgrade his in-built satnav maps.
CAMERON MCGAVIN Michael's wife is after a small car that's easy on her back
A Drive reader is wondering if the tyre pressure monitor system in their BMW X5 is faulty.
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