• 06, June, 2018 01:03:32

      How to look after your Towbar in 5 simple steps

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  • 06, June, 2018 11:24:31

      How to Maintain your Car in 7 simple steps

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  • 04, June, 2018 04:13:05

      How to replace a Headlight Bulb in 4 simple steps

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  • 05, June, 2018 02:28:43

      What do the Lights on your Dashboard mean?

    What do the Lights on your Dashboard mean? Modern vehicles come with a multitude of added electrical and mechanical features that are all monitored by built-in sensors and circuits to monitor behavior and functionality. If and when any of the vehicle's components fail or begin to deteriorate a symbol may illuminate on the dashboard to warn you of the issue, it is strongly advised that you get the fault diagnosed and rectified immediately to prevent causing further damage to the vehicle. Not all lights on a dashboard are universal so it is always best to check the owner’s manual if you are ...
  • 24, October, 2016 01:42:57

      Tracker

    Vehicle TrackingVehicle tracking systems can be useful for a multitude of business and retail customers. Not solely for stolen vehicle tracking, these devices can be used to monitor the location of employees and goods (haulage). Trackers can be fitted to Cars, Bikes, Vans, Plant & Agricultural Vehicles. With the latest GPS technology built in to tracking devices, they will always be under surveillance. Some modern tracking devices even allow the registered vehicle owner to source the location of their vehicle via a smartphone app.1. ManagementFor companies, tracking vehicles can allow for greater efficiency and management. Having accurate real time updates of ...