Category Archives: Car Maintenance

Motoring About – Heading For A Boil Over? [Video]

With warmer weather coming now is the time to make sure your cooling system is in peak operating condition. The last thing you want is to be stuck on the side of the road all hot under the collar! A … Continue reading

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Motoring About – Catalytic Converter and Exhaust [Video]

Usually only heard but not seen, our latest Auto Facts looks at how your exhaust system works to reduce emissions and noise from your engine.  Understanding how this works along with regular maintenance can also help save you money on … Continue reading

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Motoring About – What’s the Diff? [Video]

It’s short for ‘differential’, which has the job of balancing the speed of your car’s drive wheels. When a car is turning a corner the inside wheels have slightly less distance to travel than the outside wheels. The ‘differential’ as … Continue reading

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Motoring About – Steering You Right [Video]

We all take it for granted that when we turn the steering wheel that our car will go in the direction that we want, so how does that happen? View the latest AutoFacts video for steering in the right direction. … Continue reading

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Motoring About – Get Your Bearings Right [Video]

Did you get up this morning and wonder if your wheel bearings were functioning correctly? No, you aren’t alone there! So, what are wheel bearings and why are they important? View our latest AutoFact video below, it will help you … Continue reading

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Motoring About – Keep Your Cool This Summer [Video]

Did you know that manufacturers recommend checking your Climate Control Air Conditioning systems every two years to help keep your family cool? This usually means evacuating the refrigerant gas, replacing the lubricating oil, and carrying out a system leak test. … Continue reading

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When to change spark plugs (6 tell tale signs)

Spark plugs are an integral part of your vehicle’s motor as they provide the much needed spark that ignites the air and fuel mixture within the cylinders. This continuous ignition is what keeps your car moving on the road. If … Continue reading

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When to replace shock absorbers (6 noticeable signs)

When driving, a vehicle’s shocks are always in use. Like many other car components, overtime this continuous use will lead to general wear and tear and they’ll lose their ability to function properly. There are signs you need new shocks … Continue reading

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