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How to Avoid Having to Deal With Car Window Repair

Posted by on Jul 27, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How to Avoid Having to Deal With Car Window Repair

When you purchase a new car, one of the primary things you devote your time to is the vehicle’s maintenance. Making sure that the body is clean and dent-less, ensuring that the engine is running smoothly, and keeping the car’s windows in good condition are just some things that you will end up spending time on. When it comes to car window care, do you think you’re doing everything that you can? Here are some tips that you could use in order to avoid having to perform a car window repair: Keep your vehicle in a sheltered...

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Adding Accessories To A Newly Bought Caravan

Posted by on Jul 14, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Adding Accessories To A Newly Bought Caravan

Buying your first caravan is an exciting time. With a caravan, you have the freedom during your vacation to set your own schedule and explore as you please. However, before you start planning your vacations, you should spend a little time considering which accessories you need for your new vehicle. These accessories can help make the vacation go smoothly; in many cases, you would not even think of needing it until you are out on the road. Here, then, are some key accessories to invest in to complement your new caravan: Caravan Chocks Chocks...

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Hire Your Car Early Before Travelling To Save Money And Avoid Last-Minute Hassles

Posted by on Jun 15, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Hire Your Car Early Before Travelling To Save Money And Avoid Last-Minute Hassles

If you’re travelling, either within Australia or from outside (overseas), it’s important to finalise all your travel plans beforehand. One of the things you need to plan on is how you’ll get out and about upon arrival. Hiring a car lets you enjoy maximum convenience and control over your travel. However, don’t just wait until you arrive before hassling for a car. Book your car before you travel and enjoy a stress-free process. Here’s why: Avoid missing out the car you want You may already have a plan on where to...

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How to Negotiate for Better Interstate Freight Rates

Posted by on May 22, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How to Negotiate for Better Interstate Freight Rates

Whether you are moving to a new location or you are shipping customers’ orders, chances are very high that you will need to find ways to reduce freights costs otherwise it may be very expensive to move your items. This article provides some information that you can use to negotiate for lower interstate freight rates when that time comes. Ask for a Single Rate for All Items Many interstate freight companies calculate their rates basing on the density and volume of the products being shipped. For instance, Styrofoam may be charged a...

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What to Check if a Cold Vehicle Engine Won’t Start

Posted by on Apr 29, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

People who live in cold areas will find that their vehicle may be hard to start first thing in the morning. As the vehicle has spent a long time being idle, the cold can affect some parts of the engine; this can make the vehicle hard to start. This article looks at the three things that can contribute to this, and suggests how to avoid it happening in the first place. Cold Affects the Oil Vehicle engine oil changes its viscosity (or thickness) in line with the environmental temperature. In very hot conditions, the oil will become thinner and...

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Why You Should Invest In A Reversing Camera For Your Truck

Posted by on Apr 13, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Recent new laws in the United States mandating the introduction of reversing cameras mean that the door is now open for such legislation to arrive on these shores. Whether or not Australian legislators decide to make backup cameras a prerequisite of truck ownership or not, it makes a lot of sense for you to add one to your vehicle now. What are they, how can they help and what’s on the horizon in terms of technology? Why You Need This Technology It’s unfortunate, but most people will walk straight to their truck, jump in and...

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Top Must-Have Features For Your Car Air Conditioning System

Posted by on Mar 23, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Are you looking for ways to improve your car’s air conditioning system, but you are unsure of how to do so? In the last decade there have been a variety of technological advancements in car air conditioning technology that you can take advantage of. Some of these features can help reduce the cost of using the air conditioning or simply improve the convenience of doing so. To find out the upgrade options available, check out the following list: Solar Powered Air Conditioning Systems – Your car will be exposed to the elements...

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Facts about Small Car Safety Many Drivers Don’t Know

Posted by on Mar 6, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Before buying any model of car, it’s good to know about its safety features. Many drivers assume that larger cars are safer cars simply because of their size, but smaller cars and even compact cars can be just as safe as midsize sedans and even SUVs. This is because of their design and the many safety features that are added to them. If you’re in the market for a new car and appreciate the good gas mileage of smaller cars but are concerned for your safety when behind the wheel, check out some facts about small car safety that many...

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4 Signs of a Quality Crash Repair Professionals

Posted by on Feb 18, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

When you need crash repair, you want to make sure that you are getting the best not only for you, but also your car. This can be difficult when you are in the midst of dealing with the crash reports, insurance, and related issues. There are a few signs that can giveaway if a crash repair shop is going to meet your needs and do it professional. Towing Service A towing service is a sure sign that your stress will likely decrease, at least slightly, during this chaotic time. A company with their own towing service means that you will be dealing...

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2 Ways To Minimise Your Car Repair Bill

Posted by on Jan 29, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

For most Australians, having a car is essential in order to get to work, get children to school and do the grocery shopping. Unfortunately, even the most well-maintained car will at some point require major repair work, either from general wear-and-tear or from an accident. This can be a daunting situation, especially if you’re struggling financially. Luckily, there are two main ways that you can minimise the size of your repair bill. 1. Source your own parts Sourcing your own parts can save you a huge amount off your repair bill....

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