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4 Signs You Should Have Your Car Serviced

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Whether you’ve noticed a check engine light on your dashboard, smoke coming from the exhaust pipe, or a clunking or ticking noise, your car is in need of service. You should take action immediately. Read on to find out more about the signs to look out for. Smoke coming out of the exhaust pipe   One of the clearest signs that something has gone wrong with your car is when you see smoke from the exhaust pipe. Read More»

How Truck Wheel Alignment Could Make the Difference between Profit and Loss

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If you are new to heavy vehicle ownership, you may still be learning best practices and figuring out how to operate your truck as efficiently as possible. You should know that in this game, the tiniest of tolerances can make a huge difference, and you need to ensure that your vehicle is correctly optimised on a fairly regular basis. What do you need to know about wheel alignment as a regular and scheduled activity? Read More»

Instances When Flushing a Diesel Engine Is Necessary

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Neglecting a diesel engine is probably the last thing you want to do because exhaust contents are dangerous to a vehicle and the environment. Besides, regular servicing is critical for the smooth performance of a diesel engine. Engine flushing is an integral part of servicing because it prevents sludge and oil deposits from building up in the sump. Unfortunately, many people do not know the right time to flush their diesel engines. Read More»

Why planned maintenance is your best option

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Your vehicle fleet are essential for the success of your business. If your cars or vans fail and can’t get out on the road then you are losing money. Your customers aren’t going to be happy if you are continually missing appointments, or their goods aren’t being delivered on time because the van has broken down and their delivery is stuck by the side of the road. Choose regular servicing to save money Read More»

Two steps you can take to ensure you are prepared for a breakdown

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If your car is quite old or temperamental and you are concerned about the possibility of it breaking down, here are two steps you can take to ensure that you are prepared for this challenging situation. Keep the contact details of a towing company in your vehicle at all times Many drivers who have never dealt with a breakdown before mistakenly assume that, if they were to ever find themselves in this type of situation, they could simply flag down a passing motorist and ask them for help, or walk to a nearby town and seek assistance there. Read More»

Functional Benefits of Side Tippers

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Construction sites today would not be able to realise efficient operations without the use of side tippers. Side tippers offer a convenient working mechanism for carrying items of larger weight and transporting them to and from the construction site. Companies that deal with minerals, rocks, and metals often face the challenge of transporting these items along the construction site due to their bulk and weight. Side tippers come in two main working models; door side tippers and bowl side tippers. Read More»

Why You Should Bring in the Experts When Choosing to Import Cars into Australia

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Are you tired of boring old Holdens or Fords and unimpressed with the range of imported vehicles on offer at the local showroom? If so, aside from building your own vehicle from scratch, the only option is to purchase a car abroad and import it into Australia. Sounds simple? Think again. If you’ve never tried to do it, importing cars into Oz takes plenty of attention to detail and a little bit of hard work, and there are some key things to remember during the importing process. Read More»

Getting a Truck Licence

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Trucks are heavy vehicles which are used to transport goods from one point to another. If you wish to drive a truck, you are required to get a truck licence based on the type of truck you will be driving. There are various truck licences which you can apply and qualify for. The various truck licence types include: Medium rigid licences Heavy rigid licences Light rigid licences Multi-combination licences Heavy combination licences A light rigid truck licence is necessary if you occupy the following driving roles: Read More»

Car Parts - Troubleshooting the Sounds Emitted By a Faulty Starter

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If you have never had to deal with problems with your starter, you may assume that this problem is one of the rare car issues that you will encounter. In truth, starter problems are much more common that motorists realise, mainly due to the heavy usage that this Hyundai car part endures throughout its lifespan. From inadequate maintenance to normal wear, your starter may start to decline and would need repair or replacement before it completely malfunctions. Read More»

How to Choose Some Sporty Tyres for Your Ride

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Are you in the mood for a different type of driving experience? Some people who view their mode of transportation as more than purely functional, may be thinking about modifications that can give them a bit more enjoyment behind the wheel. In particular, they may be looking at their tyres and thinking about a change in size or configuration. What option should they consider as they investigate this new lifestyle? Read More»