22 May
car tyres

Warning signs your car tyres need replacing

Your tyres are the only grip your car has on the road – making sure they’re in good condition is a must to stay safe. If your car tyres are in bad shape, it will negatively affect the performance of every other system in your vehicle. That’s why it’s so important to know the warning… Read more »

14 May
tools every car owner needs

Top 5 tools every car owner needs

Whether you know a lot about cars or absolutely nothing at all, there are some tools that every car owner needs. Some tools are made for emergency situations, others are just good to have for the general upkeep of your vehicle. A small but well-packed tool kit can come in handy in any situation, whether… Read more »

06 May
Winter Car Checks

Winter car checks: top tips for the season

If your car has any developing faults, winter is the time when they’ll be exposed. Even if we have a very mild winter in Queensland, cold weather still presents some challenging driving conditions. Fortunately, there are a number of simple checks that you can do yourself to make sure your car stays safe all winter… Read more »

28 Apr
distracted driving

Tips for avoiding distracted driving

Distracted driving is more than about your phone. Did you know that distracted drivers are three times more likely to be in a crash than attentive drivers, and driver inattentiveness contributes to 80% of collisions? This is a very serious matter, which is why we’ve gathered some tips on how to avoid it. What is… Read more »

19 Apr
car smell good

Easy ways to make your car smell good

Keeping your car clean isn’t just about how it looks, it’s also about how it smells! But let’s be honest, it’s not easy keeping it smelling fresh. Throw in a few kids, the family dog, the accidental window you left open overnight in the pouring rain, and the car can get smelly fast. Fortunately, there… Read more »

17 Apr
electric car maintenance

5 tips for electric car maintenance

More and more people are making the switch to electric cars in an attempt to reduce their carbon footprint. Though electric vehicles may still cost more to purchase than their conventionally powered counterparts, they’re generally cheaper to keep running via affordable home charging. However, that doesn’t mean that they’re maintenance-free. Here are some tips you… Read more »

01 Apr
engine lugging

Why engine lugging is really bad for your car

If you drive a manual car, you may be familiar with engine lugging. Engine lugging is common for beginner drivers because they don’t yet know the sound of their engine, and when exactly they should be shifting gears. So what exactly is it, and why is it bad for your engine? What is engine lugging?… Read more »