Learn About Car Repair With These Simple To Follow Tips

Have you ever been to a mechanic for car repair? If so, you know how annoying it can be. The long waits and the high prices make everything so much worse. That’s why it’s better to do your own car repair. Give the following article a look for tips that can help you do your own car repairs and maintenance. If any parts of your car need to be replaced, make sure you ask for … Continue reading

North West Road Users Most Likely to Get Their Sat Nav Directions Wrong

Are you the kind of person who always trusts their sat nav or GPS one hundred percent?  According to some recent research by the website Motoring.co.uk, North West drivers are the most likely UK people to be led astray by a sat nav device – even if it’s telling them to go in completely the wrong direction! The website canvassed the opinion of thousands of drivers around the United Kingdom and discovered some rather interesting … Continue reading

Safe Driving On Rural Roads

The busy city streets of Preston are an everyday fact of life for Preston car and van drivers, whether using the main city through roads or cutting through back streets well known to drivers, driving in heavy traffic is second nature. To the south of Preston down through Chorley to Manchester and Wigan and Merseyside the driving style is very familiar to Preston car and van drivers. To the north and north west of Preston … Continue reading

Mirror Indicate Manoeuvre

Today’s Motorhosts driving tip is the turning left manoeuvre, or making a safe left turn. How many cars do we see not indicating when turning left or not indicating until they make the turn? We have all seen it, and probably done it, but it is bad driving practice and at odds with the Highway Code and can be a very dangerous manoeuvre Driving along the road and the car in front slows down, for … Continue reading

Use Dipped Headlights When Driving

I never cease to be amazed at the number of drivers who do not use their dipped headlights when driving in reduced visibility conditions. The law on this is completely clear, dipped headlights should be switched on when visibility is reduced by rain, mist and fog or simply overcast or at dawn and dusk. Some drivers seem to be in competition to see how late into the evening darkness they can leave it before tuning … Continue reading

Reversing Sensors Reversing Cameras

Reversing Advice for drivers Reversing is probably the most dangerous manoeuvre you will perform in your vehicle. Many Incidents result in minor damage, such as bent wing mirrors and bumpers or costly damage to vehicles, equipment and premises. However, they can also be fatal and the larger the vehicle, the more chance of death or serious injury. The good news is that most of these crashes can be prevented by following some simple safety rules. … Continue reading

Centre Lane Cruising

How many times are we driving up the motorway and we come upon a car travelling in the centre, middle, lane with the inside lane clear. This highly dangerous practice often causes other vehicles to take evasive action to avoid an accident. The drivers who follow the practice, known as centre lane cruising, seem oblivious to any other road user even at the busiest of times. The rule here is quite simple, in the United … Continue reading

Wax Polishing For The Best Looking Car

A lot of car drivers consider car waxing to be a luxury; something they might treat their car to occasionally, but only when its being done by a professional. However, a good wax job can be very beneficial for your car – and not just for it’s appearance. It’s true that not everybody will have the time to wax their car by hand, this particularly applies to those that leave in perhaps chillier parts of … Continue reading

Car Park Signs

If you operate a car park in UK, either public or private, there are both statutory sinmage requirements and useage signage needs. These are some ideas for what you’ll need from a solidly established sign maker in UK who are experts at the design, production and fitting of car park signs. You need to create a safe parking environment enabling your customers to park their vehicle, to leave their vehicle, to go about their business, … Continue reading

How To Identify Alternator Troubles

The alternator is the source of all electrical power on a modern motor vehicle, supplying the needs of your vehicles ever more complex electrical systems. Its performance is critical to your vehicles operation and safety. All types of modern vehicle have complex electrical systems that all need to work with each other to help the vehicle work correctly. These elements are the battery, the alternator, the solenoid, and the starter. Each of these components has … Continue reading