As a car owner, you probably never thought you would find yourself searching on the internet for the best catalytic converter cleaner. That’s until you encounter the dreaded ‘Cat code (P0420)’, or the ‘check engine’ light starts to flash one fine day in all its glory. A more intrinsic diagnosis with an OBD II diagnostic […]
In this guide I will cover everything you ever wanted to know about your vehicle’s struts. What they are, what they do and the symptoms of their failure. Finally I will give you a strut replacement cost guide so you don’t get ripped off by your mechanic! What Are Struts on a Car? Fundamentally, struts […]
Have you ever had the tire pressure sensor fault come up on your car’s dash? If you were confused about the cause and unsure how to fix it, don’t worry you wouldn’t be alone. The good news is there is no need to start panicking if you see this message pop up. Usually the problem […]
Mufflers are not usually a car part you give much thought to. However, should they become faulty, you will no longer take your muffler for granted. Driving with a big hole in your car’s muffler does not make for an enjoyable experience for your ears. Thankfully, a muffler repair bill is relatively cheap when compared […]
A catalytic converter is one of the most expensive parts of your car! Packed with various precious metals, it’s job is to clean up harmful exhaust emissions. It processes all the exhaust gases before they reach the atmosphere. Over time these converters can become clogged or fail. If the catalytic converter becomes compromised, it can […]
Over time batteries will lose their charge. Replacing a battery can be an expensive business. However, our 2020 guide to battery reconditioning will show you how to breathe life back into it step-by-step. It will be no great surprise that all batteries need to be replaced. As they age, batteries lose their ability to hold […]
Xenon headlights have been around for quite a while now, you would certainly have heard them mentioned at some point. You probably know that they are somehow ‘better’ than regular old halogen headlights, but not exactly why that is. In this guide we will cover in depth how they work, what superior qualities they possess […]
The effectiveness of good braking depends on the quality of all the elements that make up the braking system: brake pads, rotor, and hydraulic piston. A good brake pad must have the capacity to stop a vehicle when required; it is the safety element that protects us on the road.