The easy way to change a flat tire

It can happen to anyone including the best drivers. When it comes to changing a flat tire, the two most important tools that you must have are confidence in your capabilities and knowledge of how to handle the task. Then you will of course need a tire iron and a car jack as well. Even [...]

The car won't start and no mechanic within a kilometer What to do now?

Cars are the most popular and most preferred means of transport today. Travelling in a car offers you the pleasure of moving and stopping whenever you want, wherever you want. It's great to move in a car while going for a short trip or a weekend getaway. Cars are also machines and could fail while [...]

Long Road Trip Tips

Growing up in Houston, Texas, visiting anyone was a bit of a road trip. 3 hours of driving to visit my grandparents in San Antonio, 3 and a half hours to visit my aunt and uncle in Dallas, and 2 and a half hours to visit my brother and sister in Austin. That doesn't account [...]

The Ford Transit Models Reviewed

For nearly 50 years now, the Ford Transit has maintained a top spot as one of the best performing vans in Britain. Although plans are at an advanced stage to replace the current version with a new version of Transit by 2014, the customers who still buy the current one still get a great vehicle. [...]

For the Love of Running Boards

I didn't used to think much of running boards. Of course back then, I drove a little sedan. My only worry was hitting my head on the top of the door frame when I got into the car. I am pretty tall, so getting into the car was always a practice in contortion. One reason [...]

Clogged Fuel Filter Symptoms: How to Identify Them

Symptoms of a Clogged Fuel System One of the most important components of a vehicle's fuel system is the fuel filter. The filter prevents dirt and other damaging things that might contaminate the fuel from plugging the fuel injectors or other components of the fuel system. Occasionally, the fuel filter can become clogged. Several symptoms [...]

24 inch rims and tires

So you want some shiny new 24 inch rims for your vehicle? There are many different types of rims, and the prices are going to vary a lot depending on what brand you buy and the material they're constructed from. They can me made from chrome, steel, aluminum or alloy. Steel rims are generally the [...]