Possible Issues That Could be Causing a Malfunctioning Transmission in Your Car


Is your car's transmission acting up? Are you experiencing delays in shifting gears or noticing strange noises coming from under the hood? If so, it's time to take a closer look at your vehicle's transmission system. A malfunctioning transmission can be a major inconvenience and, if left unaddressed, can lead to expensive repairs. In this blog post, we'll explore some of the common issues that could be causing your transmission to malfunction and the importance of seeking professional auto transmission repair.

18 December 2023

The Importance of Wheel Alignment for Your Vehicle


Maintaining your vehicle is a critical aspect of car ownership and operation. One of the most crucial aspects of vehicle maintenance is wheel alignment. Wheel alignment is the process of ensuring that the tires are perfectly perpendicular to the road and parallel to each other. This crucial adjustment helps to optimize the performance, stability, and safety of your vehicle. Proper wheel alignment is essential for a smooth, safe, and efficient ride.

26 October 2023

What Causes a Trailer Axle Crack, and What Should You Do if You Discover This?


When you're towing any type of trailer, your axle is one of the most critical components that keep your rig together. However, due to wear and tear or heavy loads, you may end up with a cracked trailer axle. It's important to address this problem because a cracked axle can cause serious accidents on the road. What can cause these cacks, and what should you do if you discover such an issue?

26 June 2023

What Are Some of the Most Common Issues with Trailer Leaf Springs?


If you own a trailer, then you know the importance of leaf springs. These are the components that provide support and stability to the trailer when it's in motion. Unfortunately, several issues could arise that can cause problems for your vehicle. So, what are some of the more common issues that can arise, and what should you do if you encounter them? Uneven Wear One of the most common problems with trailer leaf springs is uneven wear.

23 March 2023

Why You Need to Give Your Car's Torque Converter Some Additional Help


When you drive a car fitted with an automatic transmission, you may thank the person who originally invented this device. While this is attributed to several different people depending on your source of information, there's no doubt that this invention revolutionised transport. Yet while such a transmission can be very efficient and reliable, you may also need to give it a helping hand if you are to avoid longer-term problems in the future.

15 November 2022

Reasons To Consider Logbook Servicing


Manufacturers recommend logbook servicing once you purchase a new vehicle. However, some car owners opt to disregard the conditions of the logbook servicing schedule in favour of unprofessional or DIY car servicing. It is especially so since they presume their vehicles are in excellent condition. Several months down the line, their cars develop chronic issues that cost a fortune to repair. If you have second thoughts about logbook servicing, below are several compelling to follow the schedule.

16 August 2022

Getting to the Root of Clutch Problems


If you drive a manually operated vehicle, you know that you need to coordinate your left foot with your gear stick hand in order to ensure smooth operation. So, if you have this down to a fine art, you may wonder why you are now crunching some of those gears or why you may hear some strange noises as the process unfolds. What could be going wrong? Understanding How Things Work

13 July 2022

If Your Fuel Pump Does Not Work, Could A Smaller Component Be To Blame?


If you cannot start your car or truck in the morning and the symptoms are similar to a lack of fuel, you may suspect a faulty pump. Yet before you assign blame and think about replacing this component, you may need to take one step back and look at your auto electrics instead. Did you know that there is an additional stage in between your ignition switch and the pump itself?

12 April 2022

If Your AC Doesn't Cool, Start Looking at the Condenser


If you jump into your car on a typically hot Australian summer afternoon, the last thing that you want is for your AC to blow hot. Yet this is exactly what is going to happen if you encounter a problem with the condenser unit, and you'll want to take action as soon as possible if this ever happens to you. Why is this component so important, why should it fail and what should you do next?

13 January 2022

Is Your Car's Oil Cooler Working As Well As It Should?


The modern-day car engine is so silent that it's hard to believe what actually goes on inside. Within each combustion chamber is a controlled explosion, and, amazingly, this can sometimes cause the temperature to rise to more than 104.4°C. With so much mayhem in such a small place, it's even more amazing that the lubricating oil is able to do its job and stop the engine from disintegrating entirely. Nevertheless, it is crucial to ensure that the oil is in good condition and is, in itself, kept as cool as possible.

14 December 2021