Three Crucial Aspects of Truck Repair

Whether you are a truck driver or you manage a fleet of trucks, you understand that the success of your business depends on the condition of your trucks. If they are in excellent road condition, you spend less time delivering freight and spend less on eventualities, such as towing after breakdowns. On the other hand, when you service your trucks poorly, you have to deal with constant repairs and downtime. Here are the three crucial components of truck repair to always have in mind. Read More 

What to Do If Your Radiator Springs a Leak

In Australia, everything seems to get hot under the collar from time to time, especially in the heat of the summer. For example, you may notice that your car is starting to complain as the temperature gauge climbs inexorably towards the top. If you've noticed this recently and have also detected an unusually sweet smell at the same time, you may have double trouble ahead. It looks like you have encountered a leak within your coolant system and the radiator could be on the way out. Read More 

What to Do If Your Automatic Transmission Is Inconsistent

If you have a car that's fitted with an automatic transmission, you will undoubtedly take this complicated mechanism for granted. You'll go from point-to-point as if you were on autopilot until a problem rears its head. In this case, the system seems to be working erratically and it will often jerk or hesitate instead of shifting smoothly from one gear to the next. Is this something to do with the clutch mechanism or could it be another thing entirely? Read More 

Could a Lack of Attention Be Causing Problems With Your Trucking Fleet?

If you operate a trucking fleet, you know how important it is to keep up with maintenance; not only to avoid a breakdown but to get the best value for money and return on your significant investment. Each of these vehicles is designed to put up with a lot of abuse and cover tens of thousands of kilometres per year, but they must receive an adequate amount of preventative care, or the long road will be cut short prematurely. Read More 

How to Provide Extra Protection for Your Transmission

Do you consider yourself to be a careful driver who tries to look after your vehicle from a mechanical point of view, in order to pinch those pennies? If so, you may have been upset recently by some unexpected transmission repairs, especially as you thought you were particularly sensitive when changing gears. In order to be even more sympathetic and to try and avoid such a repair bill in the future, why should you consider adding a friction modifier to your maintenance mix? Read More