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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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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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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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Repco Auto Facts – Shock Absorbers

Your steering, stability, handling, ride comfort and brakes all rely on your shock absorbers to function at optimum levels. Shocks and struts are key components of the suspension system. Replacing worn or inadequate shocks and struts and thoroughly inspecting the … Continue reading

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