Wrong Fuel In Your Car: What Do The Breakdown Experts Advise?
Lee E Brannon
This article gathers together the advice from major emergency assistance companies for a situation whereby the wrong fuel has been introduced to the fuel system of a vehicle. The main aim of the article is to reassure motorists that in the vast majority of cases, the problem is easily and inexpensively solved as long as you follow these guidelines....
How to Buy the Right Battery for Your Car
In this article, you'll be provided with a wide range of factors that need to be considered when choosing the right battery. No doubt car batteries play an indispensable part when it comes to giving life to your vehicle as they help in providing electricity required for locking doors, running the engine, sliding windows, and fulfilling all other power related requirements. With so many options available in the market these days, it becomes more and more difficult to choose the right one for your car. It is important that you charge your car battery regularly in order to avoid unnecessary hassles both for you and your family. Also, they can be easily replaced once they approach their date of expiration....
What NOT to Do While Driving
One person is killed every 24 seconds because of road accidents. Road accidents occur not because people don't know how to drive. But because they ignore some basic and common information while driving. Here are 8 basic things you should avoid while driving for a safe and pleasant journey....
Must-Read Tips for Choosing Your Off-Road Replacement Winch
Ngugi Fredrick Chege
Wondering which type of replacement winch you will buy for your Jeep truck? Here are quick tips to guide your search....
Zero Emissions: Why Are Americans Turning Their Backs on an American Car Manufacturer?
The perplexing fight against direct car sales by many US car dealers and car manufacturers. Limiting free enterprise and consumer choice. Suppressing zero toxic emissions in order to limit competition....
Important Tips When Buying an HID Conversion Kit
Buying an HID Kit is always exciting, but there are some important things that every buyer should know. This is a quick guide to show some of the different kits available on the market....
The Profitability Potential of a Junk Car
Learn how much profit potential there is for a junk car or truck. Then learn the options you have as a junk car seller, in order to render the highest values possible for your automotive asset....
Car LED Light Buyer's Guide
Lighting is an integral part of any residential, commercial and even personal property. Lighting is especially crucial for a driver as it illuminates their way particularly in extreme weather conditions....
Automotive Brake Inspection Guide
Learn the basic guide to inspecting your vehicle's brakes to ensure optimal safety and performance. Braking systems require routine care and upkeep. Talk to a skilled mechanic about your vehicle's particular brake maintenance needs....
Transportation Infrastructure in Kenya
James E Harrison
The condition of the transport system is poor compared to the transportation infrastructure in other parts of the world. Millions of dollars are lost in buying fuel spent in traffic jams and long queues at the shipping docks and at the border points. Having lived and commuted in Kenya I racked up over 50,000 kilometers (30,000 miles)....
Is Premium Fuel Worth The Extra Cost?
Higher Octane fuel are best for sport cars and performance vehicles. 95% of the cars work fine with standard fuel. The detergent benefits can be gained by using these fuels every fourth or fifth time....
Aston Martin DB9 Convertible - A Driving Delight
The Aston Martin DB9 is a highly desirable and visually appealing drop-top grand tourer. Both the Coupe and Volante models are known for high performance and luxury that its maker is typically known for. From the previous model, both the variants underwent a style update for a freshened look and slightly revised interior and more powerful motor....
3 Major Symptoms of a Dead Auto Battery
Rajib KR Saha
Very few car owners check the car battery at a regular interval. For them, having knowledge about the symptoms of a dead auto battery is very essential. This helps the owners to stay away from facing sudden problems....
Wrong Fuel Recovery Solutions for When You've Put Petrol in a Diesel Car
Lee E Brannon
It happens every day. In fact, it happens to someone, somewhere every 2 minutes. That's an awful lot of petrol being put into diesel cars which then need to be drained. The wrong fuel removal industry is a service that not many people are aware of, that is until they need it. With so many motorists accidentally filling up with the wrong fuel, there are more and more emergency assistance companies appearing to cope with the demand. This article offers some insight into the industry and how it works....
What Does It Mean to Be ASE Certified?
Jillynn Stevens, Ph.D., MSW
Auto technicians who are ASE certified are a better choice when you consider who should repair your car, due to their confirmed level of expertise. Established in the 1970s, the nonprofit National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence educates, provides testing and certifies technicians to assure their proficiency. These tests cover more than 40 areas within the field of automotive repair....
3 Common Signs of a Failing/Malfunctioning Freelander Fuel Pump
Sue L Maddock
There are three common signs of a failing/malfunctioning Freelander fuel pump, and in fact any vehicles fuel pump, these are: 1.The Engine Sputters at High Speed. The most common early sign of a problem with a fuel pump comes when driving a vehicle at a consistent high speed....
7 Horrible Mistakes You're Making With Multi-Point Inspections
Profit loss versus gain, technician productivity, efficiency and more all can be fixed with auto repair software that enables digital inspections on all vehicles. When done properly, multi-point inspections save time, increase up-selling opportunities and provide customers with peace of mind....
After an Accident, Choose a Body Shop That Can Handle Frame Straightening
Jillynn Stevens, Ph.D., MSW
Even a minor accident can bend the frame on your car and cause you future problems. Make sure your body shop can handle frame straightening, as driving in a car with a bent frame will ruin the alignment, can shorten the lifespan of tires, and may make it more susceptible to serious damage and crashes....
20 Miles Per Hour Speed Limits Are Here to Stay in the UK
Cutting speed limit from 30 mph to 20 mph saves lives by some 40%. This is a major reason for London, Birmingham and other cities in United Kingdom to implement this lower speed limits in residential districts and other city roads....
Reasons to Buy Used Auto Parts
Jillynn Stevens, Ph.D., MSW
Buying used auto parts is less expensive than buying brand-new parts, but the benefit of purchasing gently used auto parts exceeds the monetary paybacks. Motor vehicles are the most recycled consumer product in modern times, with 95% of retired vehicles reprocessed and given a second life....