How to buy a Car?

Have you ever dreamed of owning your own car? Imagine driving down a tree-lined ¬street with the windows down on a sunny day, a warm rush of air streaming through your hair… OK, snap out of your reverie. Before you start mapping out the route to the nearest beach, you just might want to learn …

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12 things you should always have in your vehicle

1. Spare coolant, oil and windshield-washer fluid. 2. A fully-charged mobile oraa charger that works off your cigarette lighter. 3. A torch that is handy if you break down at night and need to inspect your car’s engine or alert a passerby. 4. Jump leads to kick start the battery should it ever flat line. …

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Know your vehicle and find out more

  What are Hybrid Vehicles? A hybrid vehicle is a vehicle that uses two or more distinct power sources to move the vehicle. The term most commonly refers to hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs), which combines an internal combustion engine and one or more electric motors. However other mechanisms to capture and utilize energy are included. …

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10 Must ask questions when you are buying a used car

1. How many miles are on the odometer? Why it’s important: Best asked in advance as this helps you determine a value before viewing the car. 2. Is this the original paint? Why it’s important: A re-spray is probably only the tip of a great iceberg of fixes, repairs, and all kinds of things you …

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5 things to consider when you visit a vehicle dealer

1. Do the research Decide on the type of vehicle you need by narrowing the list to three. It has to be any one of which you could live with, and then get your facts straight on everything from pricing to horsepower. 2. Let the salesperson do most of the talking Let them ask the …

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Finding a used car

1. Do the research Decide on the type of vehicle you need by narrowing the list to three. It has to be any one of which you could live with, and then get your facts straight on everything from pricing to horsepower. 2. Let the salesperson do most of the talking Let them ask the …

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Is it better to buy or lease a car?

It happens ¬all the time. You see an ad on television for an amazing car that you’ve always wanted and the monthly payments shown are actually within your financial grasp. Visions of all the dates you’ll be able to manage in such a hot vehicle, dances in your head. You’ve had a look at the …

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Simple ways to maintain a car

With so much emphasis on car buying, few people consider the maintenance requirements of an automobile. The modern car may have as many as 75,000 parts, and the malfunction of just one can make your car behave very strangely. Maintaining a car in good condition will help you to keep it safe, drive it for …

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Tricks to make your car faster

Electric Fans Somewhere between your engine and the radiator is a fan. This draws air through the radiator to keep your engine cool. On older cars this is a mechanical fan. It runs off of the engines power via a fan belt. These mechanical fans draw a surprisingly large amount of horsepower directly from your …

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