17 November 2016
Getting better gas mileage is something most people are concerned about. It will save you money and also keep you from having to go to the gas station more often. However, you don't necessarily need to upgrade to a more fuel efficient vehicle just to do it. Here are some other ways to improve the gas mileage in your current vehicle. Pay Attention to Your Driving There are a lot of bad driving habits that can actually cause you to use up more gas than necessary.
10 August 2016
Owning a caravan can make your family's trips, tours, and vacations enjoyable, cost-effective, and stress-free. A caravan gives you control over the transport logistics of your trip and allows you to carry as much luggage as you wish without incurring extra costs. However, once the holiday season is over, most homeowners are faced with the problem of where to store their caravan. Often, there is limited space in the driveway or garage to accommodate it.
8 July 2016
A well-functioning power steering pump is a crucial part of what makes riding a car a great experience. It serves to direct fluid inside the steering gear, which exerts the right pressure levels to rotate the wheels of the car smoothly. However, a failing power steering pump leads to over-steering problems and makes driving quite a hard task. The good thing is that power steering failures occur gradually and leave a trail of warning signs for the discerning motorist.
15 June 2016
When it comes to painting your car, there are a variety of different paint options, including lacquer paint. Lacquer paint is made from acrylic and provides a sleek, polished look that is hard to replicate with other forms of paint. Here are some things to know about this type of car paint so you can decide if it will be good for your car. It Can Be Easy To Use
22 February 2016
Your car's exhaust system does much more than simply making sure it is noiseless. The exhaust system directs fumes away from the body of your car, while enabling your engine to run powerfully at optimal fuel efficiency. With so many benefits, you'll want to make sure that your exhaust system works as robustly as possible. This guide will help you identify telltale signs of any trouble with your exhaust system.
22 February 2016
Your car's exhaust system works to direct emissions from the car's engine out the back of the car, allowing the engine's combustion to work properly and protecting you from breathing in those dangerous fumes. The muffler also keeps the car quiet by absorbing vibrations created by the engine and exhaust system. When your car's exhaust system needs some repair, you may expect to hear the car rumbling loudly and this can certainly mean that you need a new muffler, but note a few tips for troubleshooting other problems with a car's exhaust system as well.
28 January 2016
Many vehicle owners brush off the thought of having their vehicles serviced and/ or repaired at a dealership service centre owing to the fact that dealership service is often more expensive than similar service from an independent mechanic. However, there are various justifications for the extra cost of dealership service that make it not-so-expensive after all. This article looks at the various reasons why vehicles owners should not hesitate to dig deeper into their pockets of dealership service.
25 January 2016
The transmission in the vehicle is critical in the application of power form the engine to the drive wheels. This component is essential in controlling the application of engine power by regulating the rotational speed executed by the wheels. Therefore, it is critical to ensure that this component is performing exceptionally at all times. This will limit the risk of accidents related to poor speed control and reduced performance of the drivetrain.
22 January 2016
Just like any mechanical component, automatic transmissions also give trouble. Delayed engagement is a common auto transmission problem. This problem occurs when there is a long delay from the moment you move your gear into drive to the moment your transmission engages and is most obvious during your first morning drive. Here are some strategies to tackle your delayed engagement problem. Avoid Revving The Engine While extreme temperatures are usually the culprits, delayed engagement in automatic transmissions can occur at any time.
22 January 2016
It's never a good idea to neglect the care of a car's air conditioner, as doing so can mean having it fail on the hottest day of the year. A few simple maintenance tips and a bit of understanding about the car's air conditioning system can go a long way toward keeping it in good repair and running as it should. Note a few questions you might have about how to maintain your car air conditioning and about what happens when it fails so you can ensure you're doing everything you can to keep it in good working order.