When I got my first car twenty years ago, I was clueless when it came to maintaining it and keeping it in a roadworthy condition. As a result, I had to pay for costly repairs that could have been avoided if the car had been looked after better. I learned my lesson and started reading everything I could about basic car maintenance. I started this blog to share what I've learned in the hopes it will save other new drivers making costly mistakes. I blog about a variety of topics, such as troubleshooting uneven tyre wear, the benefits of regular servicing and maintaining your car during the winter months. I hope you find my blog useful.
14 September 2015
The automotive battery is an important module in the function and the performance of your vehicle. It is primarily responsible for powering the starter motor in the car, the lights and the ignition system in the engine of an internal combustion vehicle. Therefore, it is essential to ensure that the battery is protected and serviced to avoid costly inconveniences. A poorly-maintained auto battery is susceptible to decline in activity and eventual premature breakdown.
21 August 2015
A minibus is a great choice for when you and friends or family travel together on vacation, or for when you need to take a number of coworkers offsite to a seminar or conference. But hiring a minibus is not like renting a typical sedan, so you want to ensure you ask the right questions when it comes to their operation, capacity, features and so on. Note a few of these questions to cover with the rental agency before you choose a minibus hire.
3 August 2015
Freight companies are intended to provide safe passage of your valuable products to your customers. When they do not do this, they create stressful situations that can lead to you not only losing the customer but also money. For this reason, it's important that you're familiar with the logistics of your shipment and also the company's services before hire: Business Incorporation & Health of Trucks With any business, particularly something as important as shipping large company property from one location to another, you want to know that you've put the job in the right hands.
13 July 2015
Refrigerated vans and trucks can be a great investment for your business if you are involved in the sale or supply of perishable items such as flowers, drinks, meat products, medicine, groceries or fast foods. You can either purchase or hire on short-term and long-term basis. Hiring is a better option is you only need to boost your capacity during high seasons or when your van is in the auto shop.
25 June 2015
Many mechanics attribute gearbox failure in automatic transmission cars to overheating. As a result, many motorists install an auxiliary oil cooler in order to keep the transmission fluid within the optimal temperature range. This article discusses some specific driving conditions that would warrant the installation of an auxiliary cooler in your car in order to prolong the useful life of the gearbox. Frequent Towing When you regularly tow loads like caravans or trailers, your vehicle's gearbox undergoes a lot of stress, since it has to operate in low gear for a long time so that it can tow the load.