Auto Repair Fraud

Kristin

Car repair problems entail the largest group of consumer complaints in the country. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration estimates that consumers lose billions of dollars every year due to unnecessary or substandard auto repairs. While most car repair shops are legitimate, there are some dishonest car mechanics running shops […]

Auto Repair: The Top Ten Mistakes Made by Your Mechanic

Kristin

Number One: Not confirming the concern. Confirming a repair concern is a basic diagnostic principle frequently overlooked. To fix a problem, the first thing one must do is recognize it. Number Two: Insufficient Road Testing. The importance of a thorough road test (even for an oil change) is well documented […]

Heavy Vehicle Safety With GPS Tracking Solutions

Kristin

When you think of dangerous work, what comes to your mind? The defence force, firefighters and police might be at the top of your list, but what about heavy vehicle drivers? In Australia, around 80 workers are killed each year while working in or around a highway-heavy vehicle (Safe work […]

Why Regular Car Servicing Is a Must

Kristin

Over the recent decades, the car has become a very important part of our lives, and we depend on it more and more everyday without realising it. Both personal and family life would become very difficult without the use of the car for most people in the developed countries today. […]

Stretched Timing Chains on GM SUVs

Kristin

One particular sort of trouble with the timing chains of Buick Enclaves, GMC Acadias, Chevrolet Traverses, and Saturn Outlooks has become more common lately. The dual cam 3.6 liter V6 common to these SUVs is susceptible to stretching of the timing chains, and that in turn causes correlation errors involving […]

Strange Names of Car Parts – And What They Do

Kristin

Any car buyer knows how intimidating it can be to take your car in for service. Unless you have a real understanding of car parts and how they work, the parts your mechanic tells you need to be replaced might sound like a foreign language! We’ll go over some of […]

Offshore Oil Rig Jobs

Kristin

While many of the offshore oil rig jobs are physical in nature, many of the rig companies go out of their way to make sure your time spent onboard is an enjoyable one. For instance employees may find themselves living in accommodation wings that meet 4 or 5 star hotel […]

How To Choose A Reliable Tow Truck Service

Kristin

Handling broken-down vehicles is an area of expertise that is more technical than it seems. A lot of people assume that towing is just towing, and that it’s a no-brainer. Most picture it like this: You have an out of commission vehicle that you need to get off of the […]