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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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Child Car Seat Laws: What you need to know

There are laws in place that perhaps we are unaware of that most importantly, save our children but also make sure we are aware of the needs of our children in the car. This post is here to increase our … 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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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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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

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Is My Power Steering OK?

Most common power steering systems use an engine driven hydraulic pump with a hydraulic assisted power steering rack or box. More recent advances include remote electric pressure pumps and four wheel hydraulic steering systems. How do I know if something … 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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Know your Braking Distances?

Could You Stop In Time? We always have days that we are rushing and need to get somewhere quickly, so we go a little too fast, ignore keeping a safe braking distance or even jump on the road rage wagon! … Continue reading

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