Choosing the perfect tyre for your vehicle

Upgrading your vehicle’s wheels and tyres is a popular modification that can improve the look and performance of your vehicle. And picking the right tyre can be easy—if you know where to look. The first step is to determine what size wheels and tyres you currently have and then decide how big or small you …

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How to fix a car that’s stalled

• Figure out the complexity of your car before beginning and take your car to a trusted garage. Most modern cars have ignition and fuel systems that are partially controlled by computers; therefore it will be difficult for you to fix the car by yourself. Older models are easier to fix by yourself. • Check …

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How to affordably paint a car

• Find a suitable place to work on your car: Make sure the place has plenty of ventilation, minimum dust, good lighting, electricity and an abundance of space. • Gather the material and equipment you will need. You will needs things such as painting equipment, paint, sanding & polishing tools, supplies, safety equipment. • Once …

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How to remove odors from your car

Clean your car. Start by clearing everything out of your car and getting rid of all the trash. This is very important to do BEFORE you wipe, shampoo, vacuum or dust your car. Check under the seats and remove all rotting food, trash and lost items. Check back pockets of car seats and remove all …

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How to maintain your car

Once a car has been bought, many people forget the most important part of owning a car: maintenance. Most cars have as many as 75,000 parts, and if one small part starts malfunctioning it can result in costly repairs for your car. Maintaining a car and keeping it in good condition will not only save …

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How to clean your car effectively

It is crucial that you clean, polish and service your car on a regular basis in order to keep it running well without any problems. Cleaning a car can be time consuming so here are a few easy steps to clean your car effectively in a short period of time. Gather all the cleaning supplies …

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How to take care of your own car

Make sure that your car is insured with at least third party insurance so that in case of an accident, the repairs and medical bills will be covered by your insurance. Keep a copy of your insurance summary in the car. Keep a copy of the current vehicle registration papers in the car. Always carry …

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How to remove a dent in a car with a hair dryer

Removing a dent on your car is a costly and timely affair. However there is an alternative solution to this problem. You can repair certain kinds of dents from your car yourself with the help of common household items such a hairdryer or a can of compressed air. Here are some simple steps to fixing …

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How to extend the life of your car

With the constant increase in Petrol and Diesel and the recent increase in Vehicle prices, the last thing you would want is for your car to break down. Your car is an investment from which you should benefit. So here are a few simple tips and methods to keep your car running longer.   Read …

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Vehicle Maintenance in the Tropics

Owning a vehicle in Sri Lanka definitely makes life much easier, but it comes with its own set of difficulties. High temperatures and bumpy roads can be tough on your vehicle, and the resultant damage can lower your fuel efficiency significantly (no joke with fuel prices constantly on the rise), or worse, lead to a …

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