What Should You Do When Your Power Steering Pipes up?

29 November 2019
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The modern-day car is so quiet that you can virtually hear a pin drop as you are driving along. Much of this is due to aerodynamic wizardry and soundproofing, but it is also due to mechanical efficiency and the fact that most moving parts do not make any noise at all. As this is the case, you will certainly notice if something is untoward, as a strange noise will stand out very clearly. Read More 

Truck Parts Replacement: Inspecting Critical Components for Wear

30 March 2019
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Regular replacement of commercial truck parts is crucial for the ideal performance of the vehicle. In general, the components installed in trucks are tough and long-lasting. However, they will begin to wear out due to the operational conditions of the automobile. For instance, most of the parts degrade due to friction, high temperature and contamination. When these elements begin to deteriorate, the vehicle will not break down immediately. Still, the degraded auto components will compromise the performance of the truck and cause significant inefficiencies. Read More 

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