Car Maintenance Tips During Covid-19 Quarantine

  • 30 April, 2020 09AM

Using your car less than usual at the moment? The effects of Covid-19, like social distancing rules and working from home, mean many of us are spending more time indoors and less at the wheel.  That means now’s the perfect time to do some basic car maintenance checks, as your vehicle needs a little extra […]

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How Should You Prepare Your Car For Sale?

  • 30 March, 2020 11PM

There are so many reasons you could be selling your car, it’s gotten a bit old and you want an upgrade, your conditions have changed and you need more car space, or you simply need an extra sum of cash. Before you start advertising your vehicle, you should take some action to make sure it’s […]

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Maintenance Tips to Keep Your Engine Running Efficiently

  • 29 February, 2020 12AM

There’s not much you can do with a car that has an unreliable and inefficient engine. It may get you to where you need to go some of the time. At other times it will let you down badly. Oil The humble oil is the one ingredient that allows everything to function efficiently. Without it […]

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Most Common Auto Transmission Problems

  • 31 January, 2020 02PM

The mechanics of the modern car is driven by a sophisticated computer system that is as prone to glitches as your technology at home. And like your technology at home, when it’s working it makes life very pleasurable but if it goes wrong it can be frustrating and costly. In your car, one of those […]

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Some New Year’s Resolutions for your Car

  • 30 December, 2019 01PM

A great new year’s resolution is to resolve to take better care of your cars this year. You might think that we’re suggesting that just because we’re car mechanics and car servicing is our bread and butter. That would be more than just a little bit cynical. Cars that are properly serviced and maintained are […]

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Know These Common Brake Warning Signs and Here’s What to do

  • 30 November, 2019 02AM

If you’ve ever set out to purchase a car for superficial reasons then you’re not alone. You might have been attracted to a slick look in a European make and model because you think it will suit your image or status. Maybe you liked the idea of size and power because you thought it would […]

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What is that fluid leaking from my car?

  • 30 October, 2019 05AM

Leaks from your engine are difficult to spot because it’s often not until you have an empty car space that you manage to see them. Not only that, it’s a challenge to know exactly where the leak came from. Water, oil, transmission fluid, coolant, gear and power steering fluids have different colours and smells and […]

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Running in Diesel Engine? Check out These Diesel Car Maintenance Tips

  • 09 September, 2019 06AM

Running in Diesel Engine? Check out These Diesel Car Maintenance Tips There’s not a huge difference between the maintenance on a diesel vehicle and the maintenance on any other type of vehicle. The main difference is the purpose behind a diesel vehicle. Diesels, for cost and efficiency reasons, are often commercial vehicles so failure to […]

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How to Improve Your Car’s Fuel Efficiency

  • 31 August, 2019 02AM

Can you improve Fuel Efficiency? The answer is “Yes”; you can improve your car’s fuel efficiency. Changes in your car’s fuel efficiency are not always detectable to the driver or owner of the vehicle, and tips to reduce the use of fuel are not necessarily the information passed down to you when your driving instructor […]

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Tips for Maintaining Your 4WD Vehicle

  • 31 July, 2019 12AM

A 4 wheel drive (4WD) can get you places other vehicles can’t. Even if you don’t want to go off road and climb rocks or drive through creeks, a 4WD gives you the confidence to get that little bit closer to the coast; to take that dirt road that you may otherwise balk at, and […]

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