Protect Your Truck: 4 Common Heat-Related Repairs Your Truck Might Need This Summer

If you drive a truck in Australia, you need to worry about the heat. Hot temperatures can wreak havoc on your truck. That's why it's a good idea to take your car in for a service inspection at least once during the summer months. It's also important that you pay attention to your truck. This is especially important for components that are susceptible to heat-related damage. Read the list provided below. Read More 

Don’t Buy Off-The-Lot: Why Choose A Custom Trailer Instead

If you're in the market for a new trailer, don't settle for a standard off-the-lot model. Invest in a custom trailer instead. When you buy a trailer straight from the lot, you might not get what you want or need. Unfortunately, that means you might not be able to use your trailer to its fullest potential. That's where a custom trailer comes into the picture. When you buy a custom trailer, you know you're getting exactly what you want and need. Read More 

If You’re Ready to Sell Your Car, How Can You Prove Good Ownership?

If you have owned a number of different cards during your life, you fully understand the value of a full-service history. However, some people who are relatively new to vehicle ownership may not realise the importance of a logbook service visit. Why should you pay attention to those manufacturer rules and never skip a recommended service if you fall into this category? Educated Buyers The used car market is buoyant across Australia, and many people choose to buy second-hand rather than brand-new. Read More 

Why You Can’t Remove All of Your Old Automatic Transmission Fluid

If you have been religiously changing the oil in your automatic transmission in accordance with manufacturer recommendations, your intent may have been laudable. But if you are simply draining the oil and topping up at the other end, you may not be doing a complete job. Why is this, and what should you be doing instead? The Need for New Oil As time goes by, new transmission oil will begin to degrade. Read More 

Why Your Vehicle Could Fail a Roadworthy Check Due to the Condition of Its Engine

When you drive a car or truck in any state or territory through Australia, you have a duty to ensure that it is in a roadworthy condition. You may understand your obligation and feel that you are adhering to the letter of the law, but you may still fail a roadside test nonetheless. Did you know that a check like this can extend to something other than the obvious "safety" components? Read More