Matte Black Cars: Should You Get One?

Matte black car

Have you ever dreamed of owning a matte black car? Before you jump right in and wrap your car in matte black paint though, there are a few things to consider — because while they may look awesome, there are some drawbacks that you need to be aware of, too. Read on to find out … Read more

XTM Air Compressor vs Kings Thumper: What’s the Difference?

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XTM Air Compressor Kings Thumper Thumper Max XTM and Kings Thumper air compressors are known to be affordable, high-performing and durable. But, if you’ve taken a close look at these two air compressors, you’ve probably noticed they look almost identical. Trying to figure out the difference? Below, we compare the XTM air compressor along side … Read more

Wheel Bearing Replacement Cost

BMW Wheel

Wheel bearings are a vital part of your vehicle. When they go bad you need to replace them. But how much should you expect to pay if you take your car to your local mechanic? How much does a wheel bearing replacement cost in Australia? Wheel bearing replacement can cost anywhere from $200 up to … Read more

What is an Idler Pulley?

idler pulley

What the heck’s an Idler Pulley and what does it do? And how do I fix one on my car? These are all important questions we will answer in this article. An idler pulley is a very specialized kind of pulley in an automobile and it’s purpose varies based on the position where it’s used. … Read more

How to Clean Your Car’s Air Filter

Car engine and filter

Cleaning your car’s air filter is essential to keeping it running smoothly. Car owners often don’t know how important maintaining their filter is, and they end up paying for expensive repairs when their vehicle breaks down from neglected maintenance. In order to keep the engine in good condition, we must clean the air filter every … Read more

Hail Damage on Cars: How to Repair


Hail can be a huge problem for car owners. When it strikes, it leaves behind deep dents and scratches that are very hard to remove. Some types of insurance may help pay for the cost of repairs, but if you’re looking for an affordable way to fix your hail damage on your own without having … Read more

How to Dispose of Car Batteries in Australia

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Wondering about how to dispose of your car battery? If so, then this article is for you! This article will explain the best way to dispose of your car batteries and what recycling centres accept them. There are many places around Australia that accept old or used car batteries and we have listed some below. … Read more

How to Remove Tree Sap from Car Paint

Cars under trees

The best way to protect your car from tree sap is by not parking under trees. However, that’s not always an option, and sometimes we just forget and come back to nasty sap drops on our paintwork. Tree sap can be difficult to remove and can cause damage if left on the car for too … Read more

The Best Driving Sunglasses in Australia

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Do you ever find yourself driving on the highway and squinting in the bright sun? The glare can be blinding, and downright uncomfortable if you’re on a long road trip. That’s where a good pair of sunglasses come into play! Sunglasses are important for both safety and comfort while driving. Not only do they provide … Read more

How to Remove Stickers from Cars (Window and Body)

Car with stickers

Do you have stickers on your car? Do they need to come off? We all know how much of a pain it is when we (or someone else) puts these things on and then we want them gone. Luckily, there are some ways that you can remove those pesky stickers from your vehicle without too … Read more