Why A Truck Licence May Be More Helpful To Your Job Prospects Than You Might Think

Automotive Blog

With COVID-19 largely contained in most parts of Australia, many business sectors are looking to rebound. That is great news for those who were affected by a loss of employment or hours due to the pandemic, but it also means there will be a huge rush for these new positions as well. If you are in any sort of industry that involves transportation, then you can make yourself a lot more attractive to employers with a truck licence.

8 February 2021

What's the Colour of the Air When Your Diesel Engine Starts?

Automotive Blog

Many people think that the giant search engines are invaluable in daily life, as they help to provide instantaneous answers to questions that may pop up. You may use these online tools in research mode as you try to calculate potential repair costs associated with a sick vehicle and in this case, you may be trying to work out what is wrong with the diesel engine in your car. To help you get started, you may be able to narrow everything down by looking for some colour-coded clues.

13 November 2017

Indications That You Need To Replace Broken or Worn Out Mitsubishi Parts

Automotive Blog

A car comprises of a lot of components which work together to ensure mobility. You may be driving your Mitsubishi then a single component fails while on the move. This, calls for an immediate repair to the damaged or failed parts. Below is a guide that will assist you in knowing when some parts require urgent attention in your Mitsubishi. 1. Mitsubishi Brake Pads – Brake pads are quite essential components of your car as without them you could easily lose control and crash.

27 September 2017

DIY Tips for Checking Your Vehicle's Brake Pads

Automotive Blog

Having a car that is able to stop when you need it to is the most important thing when driving. There is no doubt that the braking system is an essential part of your car. However, no car will stop effectively with worn brake pads. For this reason, it is important to inspect and change worn brake pads to maintain optimal performance of the braking system and to achieve optimum friction pad depth.

28 August 2017

Auto Transmission Repair: 2 Commonly Asked Questions

Automotive Blog

The transmission system is a vital part of any car. Without the ability to smoothly change from one gear to another, it will be impossible to safely drive your vehicle. However, because your transmission system gets a lot of use, it is susceptible to wear and tear. If you notice any signs that your transmission may be becoming damaged or worn, such as sticky gears or strange smells, you should take action right away and have your car repaired.

11 July 2017

2 Signs You Need to Take Your Vehicle to the Auto Repair Shop

Automotive Blog

If your car is giving you problems, it can be tempting to ignore them and hope that the problems resolve themselves. Unfortunately, when it comes to automobiles, this rarely happens. Problems will tend to get progressively worse, until your car or truck fails completely. Learning to recognise the signs of a mechanical problem and acting fast can help to protect your vehicle and your safety while also avoiding expensive repairs. Below is a guide to 2 signs that you need to take your vehicle to the auto repair shop.

10 July 2017

Modification of Carbon Fibre Motorcycle Exhaust System

Automotive Blog

The exhaust system of a motorcycle forms one of the primary components for performance modification. For instance, having a stock motorcycle exhaust will actively downplay its performance because it affects the flow of the exhaust gas attempting to exit the engine system. Thankfully, you have the option of modifying your exhaust system to improve the exhaust flow coming from the engine. The exhaust of a motorcycle is one of the most noticeable features in public; hence this custom exhaust fabrication modification will not only improve the overall performance but will also make your ride stand out from the crowd.

27 June 2017

Why You Should Consider Adding a Specific Modifier to Your Vehicle Lubricant

Automotive Blog

Your vehicle's gearbox and transmission are engineered very well by the factory, to last as long as possible and give you years of carefree motoring. However, you do need to pay some attention to their upkeep on a regular basis and also need to understand that they have a certain amount of redundancy built-in. What can you do to extend the life of these components, as far as possible? Adding a Specialty Lubricant

21 June 2017

Get Your Driving Instruction Business Off to the Right Start

Automotive Blog

If you want to teach people to drive, and you'd like to go down the route of setting up your own business to do so, it's important to make sure you get off on the right foot and set everything up properly. Starting any business can be a confusing affair, leaving you unsure of whether you're doing everything right or not. As long as you follow a few simple guidelines, you'll be able to run a successful driving school on your own terms.

18 June 2017

Avoid These Common Mistakes When Handling Your Own Car Repairs

Automotive Blog

Making your own minor auto repairs can be a great way to save money and ensure they get done quickly without having to wait for an appointment at a repair shop. However, when you are ready to handle some DIY car repairs, you want to ensure you stay safe and properly handle all the parts and tools you'll be using. Note a few common mistakes that many car owners make when handling their own repair work, so you can then avoid them yourself:

30 May 2017