Tyre Care- Important Information

Posted on March 19, 2015 at 5:27 pm

Tyres are one of the most important parts of your vehicle. That fact that they are the only contact points between your vehicle and the road makes them an extremely important factor when it comes to safety, fuel consumption and general performance. Weather you run on budget tyres or some of the high-end brands, you need to check them regularly and have maintenance works carried out on them. This does not only improve safety, but also increases their lifespan saving you money in the long run.

Some of the tyre maintenance works include;Wheel Balancing: This ensures your tyres and wheels are properly balanced and spin with all weights distributed equally. When your tyres are unbalanced, they wobble at high speeds and wear out much faster forcing you to replace them more frequently.

Wheel Alignment: Aligning your wheels ensures that they all point in the best direction in respect to the road and each other. This also increases tread life by reducing uneven tyre wear. (more…)

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Car Battery maintenance and checking – what to look out for

Posted on March 7, 2015 at 3:35 pm

The Battery of car is one of its essential parts and stores electrical energy that is used to trigger the car’s engine for running. The usual life of car battery is from five to seven years in which this time frame can be fully availed only when proper repair and maintenance is carried out.

Some common techniques that can be complied for good health of your car battery are regular checkups, cleaning and charging it from the alternator.  This is critical otherwise you may end up running a battery flat pretty quickly to the point of no return, when it won’t be able to hold any sort of charge.

The application of grease on the battery helps it protecting from the rust and corrosion, especially on the positive and negative diodes. While visiting the car repairing center for its regular maintenance, one may adopt the habit of testing the cell voltage from time to time which is helpful in having further battery maintenance.

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