Teaching my kids abouts cars
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Teaching my kids abouts cars

I think it's really important to know a bit about the internals of a car, so that when you are getting your car serviced you can talk intelligently with the auto technician. As well, there are many easy DIY jobs you can do on your car to save your some money which can make all the difference when you are young and starting out. This site is where I am recording everything I am teaching my kids about auto servicing, and because I think it will be useful to many other families as well. I hope you find it useful for your family.

Teaching my kids abouts cars

  • Why You Should Use a Fibreglass Service Body on Your Utility Truck

    17 November 2015

    Do you own a utility company? Have you just bought a new truck at local truck sales? Do you want to up-fit (modify) that truck so that it is more suited to your application of transporting tools? You can have the truck fitted with a steel service body, or you can use fibreglass. A service body refers to a utility bed; a structure that provides shelving for organising tools. It also provides anchorage for mounting equipment (such as a crane or a compressor).

  • 3 Most Likely Reasons for Your Car's Air Conditioning Problems

    6 August 2015

    Your car's air conditioner helps cool or warm you whenever you're driving around. Therefore, a faulty air conditioner can culminate in some serious level of discomfort especially during those sweltering summer days. You're supposed to receive optimal service from your car's air conditioners year through without dealing with the hassle and stress associated with frequent letdowns. The following points will help you know where to start from the next time you're facing problems with your car's air conditioner so that you can solve them quickly:

  • The Do's and Don'ts of Clutch Repairs

    9 July 2015

    Because the clutch is an extremely important part of any vehicle, it is essential that you only start a DIY replacing or installation project if you are sure you can do it. If you're not certain of your repair abilities, it's best to bring your car to a place like Precision Differential & Gearbox Centre to make sure things are fixed properly. There are lots of people who have made tiny mistakes during the installation process that have cost them dearly in terms of money, time and frustration.

  • Reasons to Opt For a Mobile Car Service

    30 June 2015

    Car trouble tends to occur when you least expect it. Perhaps you had an urgent appointment to make, or maybe you've had an emergency crop up, just to find that your car will not start. With the busy lifestyles people lead in this day and age, finding the time to take your car into the garage for regular servicing may seem out of reach. As such, some problems may go overlooked for some time, only for them to inconvenience you at the least inopportune time.

  • Smash Repairs: 4 Easy Steps to Disguise Smashed Blemishes on Cars

    14 May 2015

    Made the mistake of backing out into a tree and don't know what to do about the little dent in the rear of your car? Perhaps you've dented your car bonnet, while trying to make a quick turn. In either case, smash repairs may be necessary to fix your car's dent. You can either choose to do this yourself of take it to the professional for a through job of smash repairs.