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Your car’s belts and hoses are important to your vehicle. The belts transmit power from the engine to other accessories like the air conditioner, fans, and charging systems. They also allow your engine to run smoothly, allowing power to be dispersed well throughout your vehicle. Hoses, on the other hand, …

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They say we need at least seven glasses of water each day, but leaving your water bottle inside the car can do more than quench your thirst–it can also start a fire. While this could prove handy when you need to survive in the wilderness, leaving your water bottle can …

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When it comes to car-buying negotiations, the car salesperson has you at a disadvantage. Day in and day out, these people deal with customers just like you. Meanwhile, you only ever talk to them on the rare occasion that you decide to buy a car. This can be a major …

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ac air conditioner

It’s easy for air-conditioning problems to catch you by surprise. Sometimes, you’ll notice wet spots on your floor mats and wonder where it’s coming from. Unless you have spill-prone passengers, the culprit may already be your car air-conditioner. Whether or not you should be worried depends on the amount and …

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The convenience that motorcycles provide is negated by the fact that they are more prone to accidents. From January to August 2018, the National Capital Region saw 14,707 motorcycle accidents, with 124 resulting in deaths. That’s almost five times more than bicycle fatalities in a given year. Unarguably, it is …

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MOMO Tires

Heat causes a lot of problems in your car. You may already know the common parts that can suffer extreme heat in your vehicle, such as your radiator, cylinder head, pistons, and exhaust inlets and outlets. But did you know that overheating can happen to your brakes as well? Your …

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Car driving through a large puddle in a downpour

Cruise control is a great modern automotive feature, especially when you’re often on the open road. With it, you can maintain a set speed without stepping on the accelerator, allowing you to relax more while driving. However, cruise control has its limitations, and driving in the rain is one of …

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Your car’s power steering system adds a world of convenience and ease to your driving. As a critical component in your car’s performance, you need to ensure that your power steering system is in tiptop shape at all times. Otherwise, you’ll experience serious issues such as hard steering, uneven tire …

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You’ve probably seen older drivers do this: while backing out of a garage, driveway or parking spot, he suddenly shifts the gearbox into the ‘‘D’ position while the car is still in backward motion, not waiting for the car to come into full stop when doing so. For sure, that …

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Fleet vehicles are those owned by commercial entities for business purposes. Owing to this fact, these cars in general have seen more than one driver/owner, and are likely to have higher mileage than usual. More often than not, this is what brings their prices down, and so if you’re looking …

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Talk about car modifications, and one thing comes to mind: lowered suspensions. Indeed, having a lowered suspension can be really be attractive to look at. And in some cases, they can even help a vehicle to perform better on the road. Still, when done incorrectly, lowering your car’s suspension can …

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God bless the Start/Stop button. With it, you no longer have to fumble for your keys, and starting your car is just a button push away. Not only that, it automates the entire system so that your engine automatically shuts off when idling, and turns on when you release the …

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Ford Ranger Raptor

Diesel technology has improved leaps and bounds from the laughable noisemakers of old to today’s performance numbers that rival their gasoline counterparts. All of these developments are great, but they won’t do you much good if you don’t take the right steps to keeping your diesel engine in peak performance. …

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Although most car companies release a new model every year, that doesn’t always mean that the old model has sold out. In fact there may be plenty of outgoing models left on the car lots of their dealerships. Since dealerships have to make room for the upcoming model, they need …

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Floodwater can deal a lot of damage to your car, from its engine bay to your interiors. If your car has been immersed in floodwater, this can spell thousands of pesos in repair. But you can reduce the amount you have to shell out by following these six tips. 1. …

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