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Howdy folks! My name is Tony and this is my latest blog. For some time, I have been trying to think of what my new blog should be about. It was yesterday when I realised that the topic had been in front of me all along. The biggest thing I have learnt recently is how to service my car. I didn't believe in auto servicing. I thought it was the kind of thing people talked about but never did just so they seemed smart. Well, I didn't feel very smart when I broke down at the side of the road. The mechanic was kind enough to teach me all of the top tricks about how to maintain a car.

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Three Telltale Signs Your Transmission Needs Attention
10 June 2019

There is little that rivals that feeling of freedo

Two steps to take if your truck's wheel falls off during a road journey
23 March 2019

Having one of your truck's wheels fall off when yo

Learn These Common Warning Signs of a Bad Throttle Position Sensor
13 December 2018

You probably haven't heard of the throttle positio

How to Survive a Vehicle Breakdown on a Remote Road
13 August 2018

If you've got a long road trip ahead of you, you m

Got Plenty of Patience? How to Flush Your Car's Radiator by Yourself
13 August 2018

If you're a sun lover, you may be happy that winte

Three Telltale Signs Your Transmission Needs Attention

There is little that rivals that feeling of freedom when you buy your first car, but with that freedom comes responsibility. Not only do you need to ensure that you drive safely so as not to harm other drivers around you, but you are also now responsible for the maintenance of your vehicle so that it doesn't break down suddenly in the middle of the road. As a first-time car owner, you have noticed the car doesn't change gears as easily as it should, so you have concerns that perhaps your transmission needs attention. Read More 

Two steps to take if your truck’s wheel falls off during a road journey

Having one of your truck's wheels fall off when you're driving can be a frightening experience. If you find yourself in this situation, here are two steps that you should take. Call a mechanic that offers mobile truck repair services  When a person's car or other small vehicle breaks down on a road, they will usually have it towed it to a garage and get it fixed there. However, if your truck loses a wheel on a busy road, it is generally best to contact a mechanic that offers mobile truck repairs and get the issue resolved on the spot. Read More 

Learn These Common Warning Signs of a Bad Throttle Position Sensor

You probably haven't heard of the throttle position sensor, but it's one of the most important parts of your car. When you push down the gas pedal, the throttle position sensor reads how far down it goes and uses that information to control the air/fuel mixture going to your engine. Unfortunately, throttle position sensors can sometimes start to fail, leading to unsafe driving conditions and potentially to further engine damage. Read More 

How to Survive a Vehicle Breakdown on a Remote Road

If you've got a long road trip ahead of you, you may have been preparing for your adventure by stocking up with water and provisions, making sure that your vehicle has plenty of fuel and checking the tyre pressure carefully. You may be fairly confident in its ability to reach your destination, as, after all, it's not been too long since you last had a full service. However, you should always expect the unexpected and be prepared to take action in the event of a breakdown. Read More 

Got Plenty of Patience? How to Flush Your Car’s Radiator by Yourself

If you're a sun lover, you may be happy that winter is coming to an end and those long, steamy days are ahead. As the solstice approaches, you need to be sure that you are ready, especially when it comes to your automobile. Will it be able to cope with those very high temperatures without overheating? If you're not sure, you should take precautions just in case, but where do you begin? Read More