The desire to keep your vehicle’s shine is more common than you may think. One of the first questions people ask themselves after buying a car is ‘how often should I wax my car.’ Since wax doesn’t last very long, the shortest answer is, you will have to do it …

In the good old days, you could hit your car with a lump hammer, and it would splutter into life. However, modern cars have very complex electronic systems. It’s easy to damage them if you don’t treat them right. Technicians even plug the vehicle into a computer to run diagnostics …

Have you run out of car soap? Don’t worry! There is an easy alternative.  You can use hair shampoo to wash your car too. This is a cheap and convenient way to clean your car without having to drive to the shop. However, it’s important to follow the correct steps …

Have you ever wondered what happens inside the engine of a car to enable the engine to run? Then you have landed on the right page. So how does a car starter work? And what does it do? Our guide below explains how vital this small, intelligent car part is …
10 Symptoms of Bad Spark Plug Wires

Spark plug wires, also known as ignition cables, are a critical component of a vehicle’s electrical ignition system. They do an excellent job transporting sparks from the vehicle’s ignition system to its engine spark plugs. Because of their critical role, it is most certainly that they will adversely affect the …
What are the signs of a bad shock?

Automotive shock absorbers do more than contribute to a smooth ride – they ensure quality vehicle handling, extended tire life, and long car suspension life. That said, worn or bad shocks can turn any ride into an uncontrollable, unsafe nightmare. What many drivers need to know is that shocks and …
How much does a mini cooper weigh?

MINI Coopers are a noticeable car brand, thanks to their miniature style and unique color schemes. The first generation of these enormously fun cars was produced by the British Motor Corporation (BMC) from 1969 to 2000, so it is no surprise they are prevalent in the UK. Starting from 2001, …
The time it takes to change a tire

Do you need new tires but are worried about how long it will take to install them? If so, you are not alone. Life can be busy, and a tire change can interrupt an already hectic day. When time is a factor choosing the right place to have your tires …
Average Car Battery Weight

Everything You Need to Know About Car Battery Weight Have you ever wondered how much does a car battery weigh? The truth is, not many people know the weight of their battery. However, knowing this information can be very helpful. Today you will learn more about battery weight and why …
How to Clean Purge Solenoid Valve

The purge solenoid valve is a part of a vehicle in the Evaporative Emission Control system. Its main work is to prevent fuel vapor from escaping from the fuel tank. As the engine runs in a modern car, the valve opens gradually when the engine warms up. Thus, it allows …
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