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Recognizing Common Problems With a 4WD Vehicle

14 December 2017
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A 4WD vehicle can usually offer better towing and pulling capacity, and less chance of getting stuck in snow or mud. Some drivers may even experience better handling and tighter turning with a 4WD, as they're maintaining control of the vehicle with all four tyres and not just two. While a 4WD vehicle be a great choice for many drivers, there are some common problems with these types of vehicles that you might experience; note a few of these here, along with some potential quick fixes.
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Maintenance Tips to Keep Your Car Brakes Functioning Well Longer

5 December 2017
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Keeping the brakes on a car in good working shape is without a doubt a top-of-mind priority for any car owner. Well-functioning brakes help achieve maximum handling of the vehicle, but also ensure optimal safety on the road. Here are a number of useful tips you should follow to keep your car braking system working reliably for longer. Flush your brake fluid periodically. Brake fluid flushing involves draining all the brake fluid out of the master cylinder and replacing it with fresh, clean fluid.
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The Life Span of Car Batteries – And How to Know When Yours is About to Die

5 December 2017
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One of the most persistent rumours about car batteries is that they have a specific lifespan. Whilst your car battery provider might be able to give you a general idea of what to expect in terms of longevity, many factors come into play. Read on to learn about the factors that impact your car battery's longevity -- and how you can know when it's time for a replacement.  "But It's Brand New!
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How to Keep Your Vehicle’s Power Steering in Good Condition

4 December 2017
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A few decades ago, the only vehicles on the market were those that operated on a manual steering system. Apart from the complications of using the clutch, manual steering was difficult to use because you have to exert all your energy to turn the car. Thanks to the power steering in modern vehicles, now the pump pressurises the power steering fluid, so turning your car is easy. However, do you know that your power steering can turn difficult pretty fast?
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What to Do if Your Car Makes a Strange Noise

Hello! My name is Pete and this is my blog. I came up with the idea for this blog when I was driving home from work one day. I was making good progress through the city traffic when all of a sudden, I heard a very strange noise coming from the engine. I started to panic and pulled over to one side of the road. Thankfully, I was able to get someone to tow me to the next auto garage so I could have the car repaired. The mechanic carried out a full service of my car and repaired the problem.

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