How to Check Your Car for Damage When You Return From an Outback Adventure

Posted on: 2 September 2016

Australia seems to have been designed for adventurous motorists to explore. With tracks like the Outback Way or the stretch of road from Darwin to Broome there to traverse, it just doesn't seem right to stay at home or stick to the coasts. So why not pack a tent and plenty of water, and hit the highways? Well, there's nothing wrong with a little adventure, as long as you realise that the stresses and strains of outback driving will have an effect on your car. [Read More]

Car Repairs You Never Want to Put Off

Posted on: 31 August 2016

It's not unusual for car owners to put off car repairs for as long as possible to avoid the expense and hassle of the work to be done. However, this can mean putting added wear and tear on your car and even risking your safety while on the road. Note a few signs of auto repairs you should never put off and why. Burning smell A burning smell from your car could signal a fluid leak; as the fluid drips onto another hot part under the hood, it burns away. [Read More]

Spot the Warning Signs of Impending Engine Trouble

Posted on: 31 August 2016

Your vehicle's engine is integral in keeping your car up and running. Nevertheless, there are motorists who will overlook warning signs of impending engine repair as they assume the problem can be contained until the vehicle is due a car service. The truth is leaving engine problems unabated could lead to the malfunction of other components of your vehicle. It could also cause the complete breakdown of your car at the most inopportune of times. [Read More]

A Few Factors to Consider When Getting Your Car Inspected in Australia

Posted on: 31 August 2016

Cars typically need a safety inspection before you can obtain a registration; new cars usually have this inspection done through the dealership, and you should be provided with a safety certificate when you buy the car. For a used car, there are many different types of inspections you might choose, beyond those required for new registrations. Note a few factors to keep in mind when getting your car inspected in Australia so you know it's always safe on the road. [Read More]