Friday, 24 November 2017

Three Routine Car Checks To Be Carried Out Every Six Months


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 Cars are very essential for mobility be it for business or pleasure, the thought of moving around so seamlessly from point A to B remains paramount. to keep our cars going there has to be some conscientious measure in carrying out routine maintenance every now and then, be it  periodic maintenance that keeps our cars on the road at all times or certainly routine checks that ensure that the most vital and delicate components of our automobiles withstand the test of time.

This Post Xrays three routine  car check that should be carried out every six months all in a bid to keep those iron horses right on the road.

CHECK IGNITION SYSTEM

Your car ignition system is one area that  is of utmost significance without this aspect of your car rearing to go certainly there would be lots of drivability problems cropping up here and there, the ignition system of your car mainly comprises of the spark plugs, recoil systems and, and a few other components here and there, due to excessive use, harsh or terribly bad weather conditions or poor maintenance culture these components gradually deteriorate over time leading to poor engine or vehicular performance. to keep your car in optimal shape its best to regularly  check or better still replace worn out ignition components like the spark plugs and recoil starters at least once in every six months all in a bid to keep your engine bursting on the roads.

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SUSPENSIONS 

The importance if a car suspension cannot be over emphasized, with a  good suspension system in a car there,s the assurance of balance stability, good and ample handling and in some cases enhanced fuel economy, in other words a car,s performance is also largely dependent on how good its suspension system is. The suspension system of a car comprises of the shock absorbers, stabilizer linkages,, Lower and upper arms , stabilizer rods, and the various bushings associated with these parts, due to poor road conditions and extreme weather, these parts get worn out easily, periodically checking for absorber leaks , broken bushings, bent linkages every now and then can help maintain a cars rigidity.

REGULAR TIRE SWAP

Tires are simply the last line of defense in an automobile the only connection, between a car and the road. Age, bad weather condition and poor roads are the greatest determinants of how well tires will continue to be relevant to a car, periodic tire swap or rotations ( every six months)  is highly recommended.

 

Sunday, 20 August 2017

How To Know When You Have A Bad Shock Absorber.

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Cars are specifically built with comfort, dependability and usability in mind. a car suspension is one area that is quite complex regardless of its simplicity, its is your suspension that enables it sit elegantly on the road while in full flight. suspension problems in a car might vary from poor or erratic handling, squeaky or unusual noise beneath the car and in some extreme cases drivability problems as well.

Tuesday, 1 August 2017

Recommended driving shoes

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Driving could mean a whole lot to you depending on how ever you choose to see it be it for fun, for necessity or better still on the business flip of it driving should be done in the the most conducive way possible, do you fall in the category who drive for long distance, short trips or just as a form of recreational activity then maybe this article is just  right for you.

Wednesday, 12 July 2017

Few British Cars Brands That Have Truly Been Classic.





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British cars have always been a symbol of heritage culture history and perhaps style over the year and indeed decades, as classic as they may seem to appear now there still a lot to pinpoint in terms of class when compared to cars from other regions.

Tuesday, 11 July 2017

Volvo To Discontinue Gas Powered Cars By The End Of 2019.

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Renowned Swedish car manufacturers Volvo have decided to follow the trend in the automotive world with their decision to forgo gas powered vehicles by the end of 2019, this would literately mean by 2020 Volvo would no longer produce cars that that would be powered by gas engines alone

Tuesday, 13 June 2017

Gearing Ratio And How It Affects Your Car Performance.


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The principles of gearing ratios as it affects an automobile and indeed its performance is one subject that has been largely misunderstood for a long period of time, the speed of a car is not exactly dependent  on the size or complexity of its engine as believed by a cross section of automotive enthusiast but rather how well its gears are ratioed.

We, ll take a close look at a car,s gearing ratios and how exactly this system affects its speed and overall performance.

Thursday, 8 June 2017

Four Amazing Facts You Probably Didn't Know About Cars

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Cars truly go beyond just having four wheels and an engine to propel it, it's the complex machine that is yet simple despite its complexity, Cars remain one of the most innovative inventions of Man since the beginning of time aiding in the movement of people and goods from one point to the other in a quick and more secure manner.

Wednesday, 31 May 2017

All Hail The Hyundai Veloster

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The Hyundai Veloster is one automobile that surpasses even the expectation of most lovers of the Korean automaker, capturing the architectural ingenuity that has come to be synonymous with Hyundai Motors of recent. they call it the Veloster while we call it an automotive piece of architectural masterclass packed with an impeccable road performance. truly " all hail the Veloster"

Thursday, 18 May 2017

Wrapping Up The Mitsubishi Lancer As It Takes A Bow.


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Mitsubishi corporation has maintained an enviable standard when it comes to electronics and other household appliances, but where it really cuts its teeth is in the automobile world, Mitsubishi motors have marveled car enthusiast with some of the finest automobiles in the past 50 years  giving rise to exceptional cars like the Gallant, Mirage, Pajero and the Colt ( of which some have been discontinued) , all of which have held the automotive world spellbound over the years.
Yes we all know that Mitsubishi isn't jus any other name in the automotive world what with all the amazing cars they have put across up on till now, it is the Lancer that we have chosen to really talk about, 

Saturday, 13 May 2017

Regular Car Checks and What You Should Always Look Out For.

Having a sound and good to go car remains the utmost paramount of every automobile enthusiast be it a luxury SUV or that compact little sedan that keeps you going in the ever bustling city roads, yes its a known fact that in other to achieve this optimal state a regular maintenance routine is constantly required.

Keeping your car in shape does not exactly require visiting the garage for regular maintenance which in clear cases might be expensive but as well involves you carrying our a few regular checks sometimes on daily basis before hitting the road.  every now and then, a few friends have asked  us on  certain occasions about what components in their cars they need to check regularly to be sure their priced assets are always ready and able, so then we decided to put up this post on the regular car checks  that you should always carry out possibly on a daily basis even without visiting the garage.

Thursday, 27 April 2017

CV Joints Explained In Basics



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Cars are simple but quite complex in nature, to some road users and cars owner's it's just a case of having an engine fitted to an automobile and Va Alaa all is well and good the car is moving and good to go but that is really not the case. for the engine to adequately propel the car it has to rely on other components  to keep this momentum going, how about the suspension system that keeps the car stable on the road, and then the electrical components that also ensure the engine comes to life all these and lots more are what ensures your car is a moving machine on the road. 

Now let's take a dive at the CV Joints.

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

A Taste Of The New Toyota Yaris 2017


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Small they say is smart and that's what Toyota has maintained all along with they YARIS, certain quarters might tend to argue against that but the real Toyota buff would certainly want to acknowledge this as a known fact.

Toyota is at it again this time with a well-deserved facelift for the YARIS with the 2017 version debuting almost as a whole new entity, with modifications very evident in design aesthetics and performance the YARIS seems quite ready to compete once again as a real champ in its category. in the words of the car magazine, the hybrid version of the 2017 yaris is indeed what gains the most in this new revamp with a large share of its market presence preferring the Hybrid version its only normal to give more attention to the hybrid version

WHAT I LIKE ABOUT THE NEW 2017 YARIS.

Monday, 24 April 2017

What Differs Between A Cross Over And An SUV.

Hi there, the automotive world is witnessing a gradual paradigm shift from conventional SUVS to the much more compact and easy to spot out CROSSOVERS, flash back a few years back most car enthusiasts and indeed astute petrol heads would go head over heels for an SUV rather than buying an everyday car maybe due to the extra capabilities that the SUV, S tend to offer but a whole lot have changed these days with the sudden emergence of the CROSSOVERS, which in my own candid views wouldn't give you that extra push that the SUV provides.