Static vs Bagged Suspension: Which is Best?

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Your vehicle’s suspension system is an important safety feature. How it is set up determines how it handles the movement of the vehicle and how it keeps all four wheels on the tarmac (or dirt). Lowered suspension also changes the aesthetic, and car enthusiasts love a sports car that sits low, or off-road vehicles that … 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?

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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

Outback Armour vs Tough Dog Suspension

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It’s no secret we love the outdoors and taking a 4×4 off-road, but from the factory, a vehicle isn’t normally capable of handling the extreme conditions Australia has to offer. Luckily there is a healthy aftermarket sector, but who provides the best components for your 4×4? In this article, we compare the product range from … Read more

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

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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