Category Archives: Hints & Tips

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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26 Car Hacks That Actually Work! UPDATED

Feel like a modern day Macgyver that can make something from anything? Well here we have 26 Car Hacks to help you on your quest to greatness. Below are some really cool things you can easily do to make your dricing … Continue reading

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9 Road Trip Apps to get you organised and worry free!

School for 2012 is coming to an end and Christmas is only just around the corner. Many families and friends will be coming together all over Australia, and many will be heading on a road trip to get there. We’ve … Continue reading

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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

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The Law & Belts

Belt Up Even if you’re just going around the corner. Most accidents occur within 10 km of the victim’s home. No trip’s too short. Statistics show that if you are not wearing a seat belt, you’ll suffer worse injuries in … Continue reading

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Why We Should Consider an LPG Installation

As petrol prices continue to climb higher and higher, perhaps the idea of a switch to LPG is not so far-fetched. The savings add up long term, the government offers a generous subsidy and your car will have a smaller … Continue reading

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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

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Reasons why we Road Rage

Road Rage We have all experienced road rage in one way or another. From us venting to getting vented on aggressively on the roads, this is a problem that is increasingly evident on our roads. In 2007, a study found … Continue reading

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