Avoid Making These Mistakes When Arranging a Car Hire

Posted on: 8 December 2017

If you're arranging a car hire for yourself, either for your upcoming holiday or for a business trip, you want to ensure you avoid any unnecessary charges and fees and know everything involved in that rental or hire. Note a few common mistakes you'll want to avoid when arranging a car hire so your trip is as hassle-free as possible, and so that you don't have any unpleasant surprises on your rental invoice! [Read More]

Steps to Follow When Cleaning Your Car Battery Terminals

Posted on: 20 October 2017

The function of car batteries is supplying the requisite current to your car's ignition system to introduce cranking thereby starting your engine. Batteries are high on the list of auto servicing requirements, without which you'll experience terminal corrosion among other problems. Terminal corrosions are as a result of hydrogen gas from the battery's acid escaping where the terminals meet the case. The gas then mixes with atmospheric components to form corrosion. [Read More]

Causes of Leaking Transmission Fluid (These Culprits are Guilty as Charged!)

Posted on: 14 July 2017

The transmission fluid is what keeps your engine going. Without it, you would never be able to get power to the wheel to get the car moving. Today, transmissions come in two forms automatic and manual. Both of them require adequate transmission fluid to function well. Problems arise when you lose the fluid through leakages and failure to maintain your transmission system as recommended by the manufacturers. If you have knowledge of the common causes of transmission fluid leakages, then it should be easy for you to anticipate and troubleshoot them in good time. [Read More]

When Those Needed Repairs May Not Be the Car's Transmission

Posted on: 16 May 2017

Problems with your car's transmission are often easy to notice; the car won't change gears or will seem to be stuck in neutral, or the gears will grind when you go from park to drive. While these are common symptoms of needed transmission repair, some problems under the car's hood are actually not due to a failing transmission system. Note a few needed repairs that are often thought to be an issue with the transmission, but may be the fault of other problems with your vehicle, so you know what to expect by way of repair bills. [Read More]