When your vehicle is acting up or has need of a little extra tender loving care, sometimes it’s best to resolve the issue yourself. Not only does this save time, it can really benefit your wallet as well. Let’s look over some car troubles that you can handle without being an experienced mechanic.
Engine Air Filter
Neglecting to change a dirty and clogged engine air filter will cost you a fortune in wasted gas. Inspect your filter first, and see how it looks. If it’s completely overrun with dirt and dust, you better get that thing replaced.
Over the past years, parking areas became more than places to park your car at and they offer a variety of options nowadays that will not only ease your job when you are trying to find a safe place for your vehicle, but also will increase the level of security and take care of the risks that might appear when you are parking your car, outside your personal garage. For companies who provide parking services, the competition is intense and they have to revise their products and their offers constantly in order to make sure that they provide the best options for their clients.
A good public parking needs an updated [...]
You have finally bought your dream car and if you think that this is where the road ends you are very wrong! A car isn’t complete without the 4WD accessories. If you are thinking that accessories are a waste of money, think again. Yes, there are some accessories that are added for some extra character, there are many wheel accessories that are necessary for everyday driving.
If you want, you can ask the dealer to include the basic accessories along with the brand new wheel or buy it from the market after looking at different options. Here are five must-have accessories that your new [...]
A car has become an essential part of every family in today’s age, but not everyone can afford to buy a brand new car. But worry not; there are thousands of used cars available at affordable rates. However, unlike brand new cars, used cars must be bought after deep scrutiny. To make sure you get the best deal for your hard earned money, follow these tips to buy a used car:First thing is to decide how much you are willing to spend on a used car. To save yourself from any hassle later on, ask the seller about the price. Is it negotiable or fixed? Now, this is the price you have to pay for the car only. You should [...]
The American automobile giant Ford Motors has teamed up five emerging filmmakers from different parts of the world to create a series of entertaining short films under the “Small but Mighty” theme as a campaign to promote the company’s award-winning range of EcoBoost engines. Even though these films are short, the acts and ideas in it do give a might impact.
The EcoBoost engines are small turbocharged engines with direct fuel injection and is developed jointly by Ford Motor Company and FEV engineering. This engine gives an enhanced engine power & torque, and at the same time also does improve the fuel efficiency. [...]
The Belgian based famous aftermarket auto tuner “Expression Motorsport” is known for tuning Mercedes-Benz models. However now they have an addition to their fleet of modified cars, the 2015 Porsche Cayenne being one of them. Most of the people are opting for SUV due to treacherous weather condition for a large part of the year and need robust, go-anywhere type off road vehicles. The 2015 Porsche Cayenne is one the best choice in the SUV segment, which offers a spicy hot mix of luxury, refinement and off – road capabilities in the price range of £40,000 to £50,000.
To some, driving to Europe for work is an added bonus, while others might see it as a necessary but unwanted chore. Regardless of whether you eagerly await the opportunity to head to mainland Europe or avoid it wherever possible, you should ensure you are prepared. Thankfully, in the modern era, it is easy to check on local driving laws, inexpensive to use your mobile phone if you are prepared, and easy to plan and track your journey.
Check Your Mobile Phone Data Roaming
Some mobile phone packages include European data roaming as part of the monthly package, and you may not need to [...]
Few of us can afford the outlay required to buy a brand new sports car or top of the range luxury car, but leasing a performance car remains a viable and even affordable option. Depending on the type of lease agreement that you sign up for, the agreement may even include costs like road tax and general maintenance, and you can either hand the car back to drive a new model every few years, or pay the final fee and buy the car you’ve been driving at the end of the lease agreement.
Before you talk to a lease company or get more information on leasing luxury cars, you will need to perform some basic calculations. Primarily, [...]
From professional Formula 1 teams to semi-pro rally teams, one aspect of managing a racing team that should never be overlooked is that of buying, storing, using, and even disposing of fuel properly. There are rules and regulations that teams have to follow, some of which are set out by the governing bodies of major motorsports and some by government bodies, and it is also important to consider the degradation and contamination of the fuel, especially when it comes to long-term storage.
Storage Equipment Depending on the location where the fuel will be stored, it may be required that the team has a bunded tank. This [...]