How To Clean A Spark Plug

Spark plug

Spark plugs play a critical role in any combustion-engine vehicle. From the point you turn the ignition to when you shut it off, each plug is under pressure, being exposed to a hot mixture of fuel, air, and oil in each cylinder.Over time, they become dirty and fouled. This is why taking care of them … 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

How To Tell If Your Car Aircon Needs Regassing

Car air conditioning

Car air conditioners are a crucial source of comfort inside your vehicle, especially in the Aussie heat. These AC systems rely heavily on the refrigerant gas that circulates and generates cold air. Over time, the gas dissipates and your auto aircon needs to be regassed. You’ll know it’s time to add new refrigerant when it … Read more

How To Fix A Cars Central Locking

Car central locking

Central locking in cars and other vehicles are a standard feature in most models on the market today. With just the push of a button, you can lock or unlock all of the doors simultaneously either via a key fob or from within the vehicle. Still, the central locking system faces its fair share of … Read more

The Best Spray Paint for Rims

Car rims

Painting your rims can bring them back to life while also adding a layer of protection. To help you select the best option for your wheels, we’ve analysed the most popular spray paints on the market and assessed them against a range of criteria including durability, ease of application, and dry time. Use the reviews … Read more

Coilovers vs Springs: Which way to go?

Coilovers and Lowering Springs

The goal for most performance car owners looking to modify their vehicle is optimal handling and speed. While there isn’t an end to this quest, tweaking the suspension and incorporating a few components often works wonders for many. Lowering a vehicle by adjusting the ride height has proven to be a reliable way of attaining … Read more

Car Windscreen Replacement Cost (Australian Guide)

Smashed Car Windscreen

The windscreen is arguably the most noticeable part of any vehicle. A chipped, cracked, or broken windscreen will catch the eye of a passer-by just as easily as an unusual number plate. It is also an equally important part, and any vehicle owner recognises the value of having a clear one. Like any other part, … Read more

What Seats Fit a HiLux? A Guide to HiLux Seat Upgrade Options

Toyota Hilux

Seats are an often overlooked, but essential item in your car or ute, and especially so in a 4×4 with touring in mind, or a working car where driving thousands of kilometres is par for the course. In many vehicles especially older ones, a seat upgrade can make a world of difference in terms of … Read more

The Best Spark Plugs (2021 Guide)

Car engine spark plugs

A modern vehicle’s engine consists of a plethora of parts, all of which play an important role in its operation. However, none of these are as overlooked yet as pivotal as the humble spark plug. If you have a car with a petrol-burning internal combustion engine, then spark plugs are a part of it. They … Read more

What is the Cost of Replacing an Automatic Transmission?

Man replacing automatic transmission

The transmission is arguably the most complex component in the vehicle’s engine. It is also one of the costly parts to rebuild, repair or replace in a car, so it makes sense to know how much you might have to shell over to restore it. Before we run down the numbers for you, though, a … Read more