Category Archives: Car Maintenance

When to replace shock absorbers [VIDEO]

Despite popular belief  shock absorbers don’t actually hold up or support the vehicle’s weight. A shock absorbers’ main purpose is to control the movement of springs and suspension. In doing this they also keep your tyres in contact with the road … Continue reading

Comments Off on When to replace shock absorbers [VIDEO]

Dangers Your Car Faces with the Wrong Plug

Save your engine with the right plug NGK, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of spark plugs advises that choosing the wrong plug for your car can result in “poor ignitability”.  This can result in: –       An incomplete combustion cycle … Continue reading

Comments Off on Dangers Your Car Faces with the Wrong Plug

Using The Right Oil For Your Car

Protect your car with the right oil As the internet continues to empower the user and becomes an ever-growing resource of information.The trend of car owners turning to DIY servicing to save money has become much more common. While we … Continue reading

Comments Off on Using The Right Oil For Your Car

Oxygen Sensors and Your Car

OXYGEN SENSORS The Oxygen Sensor is a small electronic device that is located in the combustion exhaust manifold of a modern vehicle engine. WHAT DOES AN OXYGEN SENSOR DO? A vehicle’s engine management computer relies on accurate information in order … Continue reading

Comments Off on Oxygen Sensors and Your Car

Storing Your Car Safely over the Holidays

Many of us may be heading away from home over the holiday season, which leaves our poor car at home along with our pets. Today’s post will look at steps to help us store our car safely to maintain its … Continue reading

2 Comments

Cabin Air Filters

Knowing the health issues about cabin air filters. The air inside an average vehicle has been proven to have a much higher concentration of pollutants than the air just outside the vehicle. These contaminants can trigger headaches, nausea, fatigue and … Continue reading

Comments Off on Cabin Air Filters

Get Ready for Summer – Cooling System Hoses

As summer rolls in, it’s probably a great time to ensure our cooling system hoses are in good shape! We hope this post informs you of: – Making sure your engine doesn’t overheat due to hoses – Testing the radiator … Continue reading

1 Comment

Keeping Healthy Car Air Conditioning

As summer is approaching we should consider our car’s air conditioner. It is so important that it is in good condition for the heat of an Aussie summer, not only for your comfort but also for your health. Today we’re … Continue reading

3 Comments