Monthly Archives: September 2011

How to test your tyres for leaks

Hey all! Following on our posts about saving your tyres and taking good care of your car, we thought we would write up a post regarding tyre leaks to further ensure peak performance of your cars. It definitely is the … Continue reading

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Saving your Tyres!

We’re talking tyres today! We are going to go through how you can be safe and save money with the correct maintenance, care and replacement of your tyres. On another note, we are glad to see that you are all … Continue reading

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A good drive with a good drink?

Alcohol & Driving It has hit the middle of the week, and many of us like a little wind down and a drink in the warmth of the sun as we close in on summer. While we fully support a … Continue reading

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Check before you buy a Used Car

BUYING A USED CAR Many of us have purchased a used vehicle or are in the process of finding a suitable used car. Before we jump to the purchase, perhaps we should consider a few factors. This is especially when … Continue reading

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8 Holiday Motoring Essentials!

Holiday Motoring As the semester breaks are on the way for many students and families plan for holidays, we thought it’d be great to share some essentials before you head out. 1.       TOWING When towing, don’t attach the rope to any … Continue reading

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7 Essential Tips for Car Care

CAR CARE  1.       REMOVING TAR FROM PAINTWORK Try margarine over the tar marks, leave for a couple of hours, then wipe off with a damp cloth. Repeat, if necessary.  2.       BUSHFIRE To remove mix equal parts of fresh calcium and fuller’s earth … Continue reading

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What is EFI and how does it help my car?

EFI stands for ELECTRONIC FUEL INJECTION The Electronic Fuel Injection system fitted to most modern vehicles combines sophisticated computer controls with a high pressure fuel delivery system to provide optimum power and fuel efficiency. The system is controlled by an … Continue reading

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What can happen when…Delaying servicing?

Dont Risk It During tough economic times, it is a common temptation to extend the time between services wind up costing you hundreds even thousands of dollars. Why Is Regular Car Servicing Important? Vehicle servicing is carried out to ensure that your … Continue reading

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