How to Diagnose Car Smells

How to Diagnose Car Smells

Car smells unrelated to your last stop at Burger King or McDonald’s mean danger. Let’s discuss 6 common types of smells your car uses to notify you when issues exist. If you recognize any of these smells in your car, don’t wait to fix the related problem. 1. Do you...
Which Car Parts Need To Be Replaced The Most Often?

Which Car Parts Need To Be Replaced The Most Often?

Modern automobiles are amazingly complex machines and can usually stand the test of time. Inevitably however, most auto parts require replacing after time, because complex machines wear out and break down. Constant maintenance is unavoidable, so here is a insight into...
What to look out for when buying a second hand car

What to look out for when buying a second hand car

Buying a second hand car in New Zealand is a great way to get a less expensive vehicle. Although it may not always feel the same as getting a new car, there are still some great deals out there and you can save a great deal of money. When you investigate getting a...
Should Cars Have An Expiry Date?

Should Cars Have An Expiry Date?

Whether or not cars should have an expiry date is a debate that has been going on for a long time. Talk used to be just centred on expiry dates for car seats for small children but has now expanded to include cars themselves. The New Zealand Transport Agency offer an...
How To Save Money On Car Maintenance

How To Save Money On Car Maintenance

The summer is sadly coming to a close. We don’t know about you but our purse strings are a little tighter as we recover from all the holidays and socials! Looking to be a bit more frugal this Fall? Saving money on your car maintenance doesn’t require a...
End Of Life Vehicles

End Of Life Vehicles

An End of Life Vehicle or ELV is any vehicle that has come to the end of its functional, useful life. End of Life Vehicles can be divided into two categories: Natural ELVs and Premature ELVs. Natural ELVs refer to vehicles that have come to the end of their lives due...
What Affects Fuel Economy?

What Affects Fuel Economy?

Fuel economy, for any car owner, is a vitally important concept to be aware of. It measures the number of kilometers that a car can travel on each liter of petrol and thus helps you gauge how efficient your vehicle is when it comes to running on as little fuel as...
Used Parts to Make Your Car Safer

Used Parts to Make Your Car Safer

Some car parts are absolutely vital to the safety of your car. That means certain parts should be a priority when it comes to replacing worn out and used car parts on your vehicle. When your safety is at stake, don’t settle for second-best. Most-Often Replaced Parts...
How Tire Pressure Affects the Gas Mileage

How Tire Pressure Affects the Gas Mileage

What is Tire Pressure and Why is it Important? Tire pressure is the amount of air in a vehicle’s tires. Having the proper pressure is an important safety issue. Tire pressure is universal, whether it be a Honda, Toyota, Mitsubishi, Nissan, or Subaru, as are problems...