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Do you actually inspect and maintain your tyres? Find out how you can keep your tyres on your car for longer.

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Spare Tyres: How to Protect and Maintain Your Wheels

Hi, my name is Martin, and I drive a micro car. Driving a micro car means that I don’t have room for a spare tyre — if I carried a spare tyre I there wouldn’t be room for much else. It is a real pain if I get a flat tyre as I have to call a recovery service. Since I can’t carry a spare tyre, I have learnt lots of cool tips and tricks to help to maintain and protect the tyres on my car. I decided to start this blog so I can pass my knowledge on to others.

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How to Choose the Right Tyres for an Off-Road Epic

25 January 2017
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Do you love some adventure? Have you recently purchased an all wheel drive vehicle and are determined to try and see some of the "real" Australia? If you want to get off the beaten track and truly inject some excitement into your life, then you need to do some planning. Principally, you need to ensure that you have the right tyres on your vehicle for the action ahead. What do you need to consider as you make your selection? Read More …

How to Run a Commercial Vehicle Efficiently

16 January 2017
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There are all sorts of commercial vehicles driving around on Australian roads. From minivans to flatbed trucks and from passenger coaches to agricultural vehicles, there is one thing they have in common so far as their owners are concerned: their cost effectiveness. Unlike many privately owned cars, commercial vehicle owners are looking to maximise the return on investment they have put into their vehicles. True, no-one really wants to devalue their car by driving it recklessly, but commercial vehicles require that little more care and attention to get the best value for money out of them. Read More …

The Manageable Assignment for New Car Owners! Ways to Extend the Life of Your Vehicle

6 January 2017
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Once you buy your car, you want to keep their ride going as long as possible. While it might be impossible to keep your car running forever, you can greatly extend the life of your vehicle and at the same time get as many miles from it as you can. Here are simple, manageable assignments that will help you extend the life of your vehicle. Rotate your tires Changing tire positions reduces uneven wear and tear on the thread. Read More …

Are Winter Tyres Really Necessary?

5 January 2017
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If you are moving to an area where the winters are harsh and snow is a regular feature, you might be wondering whether you should ask your mechanic to fit winter tyres to your car. But are winter tyres really necessary? What are their benefits? Read on for more information. What's the Point of Winter Tyres? Winter tyres are specially designed to stay supple and pliant in very cold temperatures and to provide maximum traction when you're driving on snow and ice. Read More …

What It Might Mean When Your Car’s “Check Engine” Light Comes On

30 December 2016
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It's never good to ignore any dashboard warning lights on your car, as these lights are triggered by sensors in the car that alert you to problems that might otherwise be easy to overlook. Ignoring these lights can mean running low on oxygen or suffering an electrical shutdown or other very damaging problem. If that "check engine" light does come on, note a few things that could be causing it so you know what tests to have done and what to expect by way of repair bills: Read More …