Issues With Automobile Quick Fixes You May Not Know About

Posted on: 28 January 2019
There are several automobile issues you will have that may lead you to using a quick fix instead of a mechanic. Though these quick fix methods can help with the initial issue, you may be hurting your car more than you are helping it. You may also end up having to visit your car professional to fix the issues the quick fix caused. Here are some of the issues with those quick fixes and what you need to know about each one.
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Two reasons to use a pre-purchase inspection service before buying a used car

Posted on: 21 November 2018
If you are thinking about buying a specific used car, it might be worth getting this vehicle inspected by a mechanic that provides a pre-purchase inspection service. Read on to find out why. It could create room for negotiation The results of the pre-purchase inspection service could potentially enable you to negotiate with the car seller and buy the vehicle for significantly less than the asking price. For example, if whilst performing the inspection service, the mechanic comes across any damage or defects that the seller did not disclose in their advertisement (or when they met you in person to show you the car), then you may be able to use this as a bargaining chip of sorts.
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How to Make Sure Your Car Heater Works in the Bleak Midwinter

Posted on: 18 September 2018
It is said that people who live in subtropical climates suffer from a "thinner" blood, which makes them particularly susceptible to any colder weather. Whether this is just an old wives' tale or not, the fact remains that winter time can get quite chilly in certain parts of the continent. As you may remember this sensation from last year, you will need to make sure that your vehicle comes to your defence when the mercury dips, and make sure that the heater springs into action.
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How to Give Your Old Motor a New Lease of Life

Posted on: 22 May 2018
Modern-day vehicles are designed to last for up to 100,000 km without any major failure. This is a testament to advanced technology, as well as to some of the latest materials available. However, vehicles from a generation or so ago were not as well built and may not be expected to last for such a long time. If you have one of these older motors in your driveway you may have noticed that it hasn't been performing as well in recent times and may be wondering whether the engine is 'okay.
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