Clearing Up Some Common Misconceptions About Automotive Batteries

12 February 2018
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A high-quality automotive battery should last for many years before it needs replacing, and it should be strong enough to properly power all the electrical items in the car during that time. However, it's good to understand how a battery actually operates and how to maintain it, so you don't have it fail sooner than it should. Note a few misconceptions that many people believe when it comes to automotive batteries, so you take care of yours properly and have it last as long as possible. Read More 

4 Reasons Why Brake Machining Is Absolutely Necessary

5 October 2017
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Brakes are one of the most important parts of a vehicle. It is therefore imperative to keep your brakes well maintained. The biggest debate on brake maintenance is whether to go for brake machining and stretch the parts for a few more kilometres or simply replace them every time they don't feel right. Brake machining is recommended based on the following reasons. Restores the brake parts to their correct state Read More 

Feel The Glow: Diagnosing And Repairing Faulty Glow Plugs In Your Diesel

10 July 2017
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Diesel powered vehicles have long been prized for their rugged reliability and excellent fuel economy, but the unique properties of diesel fuel mean that a diesel engine must be fitted with a few unique components to function properly. Your diesel's glow plugs are some of these unique components, and replace the spark plugs found in petrol engines. These glow plugs preheat your engine's cylinders to allow the diesel fuel to ignite more easily, and are essential for smooth, reliable starting of your diesel's engine. Read More 

Don’t Overlook These Important Factors When Modifying Your Car In Any Way

18 June 2017
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Most cars and trucks can have turbo power, heavy-duty shocks and struts, a heavier suspension system, a liner for a bed or cargo space, and other such features retrofitted after their purchase. This can mean a more powerful ride and better handling, and the ability to take your vehicle off-roading or to experience better acceleration when needed. If you're thinking of modifying your car in any way, note a few important factors you don't want to overlook, so your car always runs smoothly and you are sure of all the expenses you might face with these added features: Read More 

DIY Tips on How to Replace the Grill on Your Truck

13 March 2017
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A grill is a cage-like device that guards the radiator and engine compartment while facilitating air flow in these components. Its position makes it prone to damage from impact, especially when off-roading. If the grill is broken, it can let dirt and debris into the engine and radiator, and this will affect the performance of these components. Luckily, replacing a damaged grill is a relatively easy DIY project that any truck owner can undertake with just a socket set or spanners. Read More