For some lunatics (ourselves included), cars can be a source of unadulterated joy. They can mean freedom, self-expression, and even become an extension of who we are. That’s why there are a number of great car magazines and websites for people like us. But for everyone else, cars are just cars. They get us from point… Continue reading Consumer Reports Picks Worse Cars Of 2017.
My first DIY. *Yaaahh. I'm super excited. It's pretty easy to get a grip on. I didn't even learn it, I just followed instincts and was able to change a flat. But for ladies and a few guys who get stranded at a dead end, this is just what you need. STEPS Park away from… Continue reading DIY: Changing A Flat Tyre
For people like me that do not have personal cars and live in an unubered state, it's always a struggle for we encounter hilarious scenes on rickety commercial vehicles everyday. So over the years, I have had my fair share and want to let you guys in for we might have experienced it. Firstly, I'm… Continue reading My Car Memoirs
Knowing how many miles you can drive on an empty gas tank prevents getting stranded. Every driver occasionally let's their gas tank get low enough to trigger the low fuel warning light, even though we all know it's best to keep your gas tank 1/4 full, we still let it run low from time to… Continue reading How Far Your Car Can Go On Empty
When I was young, I had a thing on number plates, I could differentiate a relatives car from the same model parked together. As at a time, I felt it was coincidental but the only difficulty I faced was knowing the full meanings of the region in which number plates represented. License or number plates… Continue reading Mastering Your Number Plates.
Today's engines are smaller and far more efficient, reliable and complex than anything mechanics had to deal with in decades past, and as time marched on the technicians that keep our cars safely functioning had to change their approach to turning wrenches & pick up a computer instead. From electronic control modules the modern mechanic… Continue reading 3 Old School Repair Tricks Every Car Owner Should Know.
Funny thing I noticed is that cars produced 7-10 years ago, are the ones people brag with in my city. *talk about survival. Part of the reasons I decided to chase a career in cars was/is my ability to recognize cars with little or no clue even at night. So for a while now it's… Continue reading Actionable Ways To Know Your Mercedes.