23 Oct, 19

Does A Car Heater Consume Fuel?

Car Heater - Does It Consume Fuel?

In the world we live in today, we are always looking for ways we can spend less money, and save it instead! As a society, saving money is the key to success, and preparing for a rainy day is something we all do (or would like to try and do!). So, if you are looking for ways to save money and reduce your fuel consumption, you might have pondered on whether your car heater consumes fuel or not and whether…

17 Sep, 19

Tips On How To Park Smarter

How To Park Smarter

There are many ways in which you can keep your car safe from acts of crime and violence. Modern vehicle security systems are improving as the years go on, however, we cannot control the actions of others, and the car crime rate is continuously increasing. Nowadays, criminals tend to change their methods of breaking into cars, whether it be to steal belongings or to take the whole vehicle. Regardless of the new kinds of security systems placed in modern vehicles,…

29 Aug, 19

How To Protect Your Car Paint With Grit Guards

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Whether you take your vehicle for a valet, or you do it yourself, washing your car should be a necessity on all vehicle maintenance schedules. You may not think so, but regular washing and cleaning is one main way for you to maintain your car’s paintwork! So, as soon as the sun comes out and the temperature rises, you should take it as an opportunity to bust out the hose pipe and the car cleaning buckets, ready to get your…

18 Aug, 19

Driving In The Rain Safely

Tips On How To Drive Safer In The Rain

Driving in the rain can be difficult, even for the most experienced drivers. Heavy rain and showers can cause lots of accidents and mishaps, as each driver’s visibility is considerably reduced. Therefore, it’s always important to know some effective road rules and tips to help keep you and other drivers safe during heavy rain periods, whilst also allowing you to control your vehicle better. Drive At Slow Speeds Speeding in heavy rain is a recipe for disaster, not only will…

06 Aug, 19

What Do I Do If Someone Hit My Parked Car?

Hitting Parked Car

Returning to your parked vehicle, only to find that it has been hit can be quite a shocking and upsetting situation. What can make it worse is discovering that the person who damaged your vehicle displayed cowardice and decided to not leave a note with their details. Unfortunately, it is fairly common for this to happen, no matter where your car is parked. If you often leave your car parked whilst at work, the gym, or while shopping, there’s a…

29 Jul, 19

How To: Correct Headlight Alignment

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It’s really important that your headlights are correctly aligned, especially in the winter, as you may be driving a lot more in the dark. Incorrect alignment could result in blinding or annoying other drivers/pedestrians if they are too high and if they’re aimed too low, other drivers will not be able to see you properly or be aware of your presence. Also, you won’t be able to see the road correctly or other potential dangers, which is why it’s highly…

19 Jul, 19

How To: Replace A External Car Door Handle

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It’s fairly easy to recognise when there’s a problem with one of your vehicle’s external door handles… What better sign than not being able to enter your car? Whether you have children who pull on them too hard, or it’s just down to wear and tear over time, a broken handle isn’t difficult to fix. Door handles are responsible for controlling the latch mechanism which secures and locks the doors shut. When you pull up the handle, several linkage rods…

14 Jul, 19

Windshield Damage: Different Types Explained

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Windshield damage is something none of us wants to have to deal with. Many people are under the impression that as soon as a small chip or crack develops on the windshield, you have to get that windshield replaced immediately! However, this is not the case in some scenarios. Repairs or replacement all depends on the type and extent of the windscreen damage. Therefore, do not worry if you’re dealing with this dilemma right now, because this post will help…

04 Jul, 19

The Best Car Paint Sealants For Car Paintwork Protection

Car Paintwork Sealant

When you are passionate about your car, you want to take care of it in every way possible. That means ensuring it’s running smoothly, whilst also looking good cosmetically. Essentially, you want to feel proud and confident cruising in your ride, not ducking every time you drive by somebody you know! There are lots of possible ways in which the paintwork on your car could get damaged. Whether it’s little stones from the road scratching it, UV rays causing the…

26 Jun, 19

Why We Paint Cars In a Spray Booth

Do you consider yourself to be a bit of a ‘Handy Man’ or know someone that is obsessed with DIY projects? These days it seems we can do almost anything ourselves with a bit of ‘Googling’ and a few Youtube videos. But don’t they make it look so easy in the videos and in reality when you try doing it yourself, the results are never quite the same. I think it is safe to say that not all things should…