Tips on Diagnosing a Faulty Steering Rack
With the complexities involved in the connection of your steering wheel with your front wheels, it may be difficult to find out the cause of the problem with a failing or faulty steering rack. Don’t know if it is the tie rod ends or the steering rack itself?
33 Must-Have Items for Your Car
You can never go wrong by keeping your car in top condition and well maintained. To complement this, you need to ask yourself some important questions like- ‘What if my car develops a fault or I find myself in the middle of nowhere? Would I have the necessary tools to cope with it?
Take a careful look at the 33 must-have items for your car, some are not needed all year round but you can never rule out the need to use them at any time.
Driving Safely In The Sunshine
With summer around the corner and the sun rising from the low winter position the chance of glare is increased. we want all of our customers to enjoy the summer and of course their family trips; below are some of our top tips on driving safely in the sunshine.
Crash Test Dummies Take a Beating to Ensure Safety Improvements
Many people make sacrifices every day for the welfare of the masses. Some of these individuals gain hero status. We cannot thank these hero’s enough for the sacrifices they make, of course we are talking about Crash Test Dummies! Did you know that crash dummies take a beating to ensure safety improvements? These dummies get no respect for the most part. It seems politically incorrect to even refer to them as dummies. This is our lighthearted attempt at humour, but in all seriousness; we owe a lot to these crash dummies.
What Is Wheel Alignment?
Wheel alignment is a extremely important which helps maintain the performance of your car, having incorrect wheel alignment can cause your tyres to wear in an uneven pattern and shorten the life of your tyres drastically. The main purpose of wheel alignment is to ensure that all four of your vehicles wheels are pointing in exactly the same direction, this is done by measuring various points of the steering and suspension and if necessary adjusting inline with the manufacturers instructions.
As well as reducing uneven tyre wear, ensuring that all four of your vehicles wheels are aligned correctly will also improve handling and grip as well as fuel consumption saving you money and ensuring that your car is roadworthy and safe to drive.