How To Properly Sell Our Car?

There are many factors we should include when we want to advertise our car. But, regardless of what we do, honesty is still the best policy. There’s nothing worse than turning up with less than immaculate cars that look much worse than in the advertising picture. Many first contacts with potential buyers occur over the phone. We should try to … 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

4 Ways To Sell Our Car

For people who plan to sell their cars, there are a number of options they can choose: Private Sale: This could potentially be the best solution to get the most profit from our car sales. However, it can be the most stressful method too. In this case, we often need to deal with more than a few buyers who want … 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

How Fuel Cell Cars Work?

Fuel cell cars are known for their ability to use the commonly found hydrogen gas as fuel. When mixed with pure oxygen, it will generate electricity and the by-product is pure water. Hydrogen fuel cells are proven technology and they can be considered as truly green implementations; although it still depends whether the pure oxygen and hydrogen are acquired also … Read More

Basics Of Alternative Energy For Cars

There are buzzwords related to automotive industry and they can be hard to understand for average car owners. However, enthusiasts should be keen to discuss about exciting new technologies in the market. One topic that is often discussed is alternative fuels and this should help us to explore new possibilities. In general, we should know how much energy is needed … Read More