How To Wash Car Properly?

It is important to undertake everything in the right order and correct manner when wash our car. This could prevent us from inflicting unwanted damages and also make sure that all parts of the car are properly cleaned and we don’t miss or overlook anything. Y regularly washing our car, we should be able to come up with satisfactory final … Read More

How To Properly Wash Car In Hot Weather?

In general, it is not advisable to wash our car in direct sunlight or in hot weather for various reasons. It is clear that water would dry quickly and this will leave shampoo residue on the surface. This could result in unsightly water spots and drip marks. If we leave them for too long, it can be difficult to remove … Read More

How To Evaluate Car Condition?

Whether we want to buy or sell used cars, it is generally important to know about the exact condition of the car. Here are things we should consider: MOT: Cars with 12 months MOT should be appealing to buyers than cars with lesser NOT. We could put our cars through the MOT if they have less than 8 or 7 … Read More

Understanding Car Suspension and Tire Alignment

The suspension has direct interaction with the steering system, which allows us to control the car. Suspension is essential for cars, because it can absorb energy from bumps and jolts when we drive on the road. This would make the car more comfortable to drive and easier to control. There are multiple springs, struts and other shock absorbing components in … Read More

Understanding Transmission and Steering Fluids

Cars need fluids to lubricate many components, including transmission components. Fluids could also work as coolants and heat is produced when engine transmit kinetic energy to the transmission. Manual transmission is simpler than the automatic models, but it also requires proper lubrication. Without regular oil change, the life of our transmission oil could become shorter. In general we should check … Read More

How To Maintain Old Cars?

We eventually grow more comfortable with our cars and we tend to keep our car much longer than ever before. Older cars still offer a lot of functionality, especially because many car owners only prefer reliability and something that can bring them anywhere they want. It can be quite a daunting task to keep our old car running smoothly, especially … Read More

Water Build-up and Microbial Contamination In Diesel Fuel Tank

In diesel fuel tanks, water build-up could occur and this is a universal problem among many diesel car engines. In this case, some amount of water could start to accumulate at the bottom of the fuel tank. Water is still heavier than diesel fuel, so we need to flush the tank completely. The culprit of this problem is usually the … Read More

Why Diesel Engines Can’t Be Completely Clean?

Diesel fuel is among the popular fuel choices for common consumers. However, diesel fuel has different characteristics compared to gasoline. Diesel engines are typically plagued with poor emission, increased deposits and incomplete combustion. In some cases, we need to regularly check the combustion chambers, valve and injectors for accumulated deposits. This has direct impact on car’s performance and diesel engine … Read More

Things We Should Know About Oil Additives

We have heard many negative opinions and news about oil additives. In general, we should be aware that some oil additives are developed by large companies through extensive tests, while others are made by individuals, often without documentation and proper tests. As a result, oil additives could get a rather bad name, especially because it is especially hard to perform … Read More