17 April, 2019
The Australian government has mandated regulations when it comes to purchasing items and a failure occurs. The wording effectively translates to “having a reasonable expectation of a working life”, and means that something like a TV that comes with a 24 month warranty should be expected to perform well beyond that period.
11 April, 2019
With the level of technology that is used to build cars now, it’s surprisingly rare that a recall to a brand happens. It may be a small engineering issue, a recurring hiccup in the assembly line, however there’s been nothing as dramatic as the recall for a safety item.
05 April, 2019
Self-maintaining your car may seem like a daunting task. There are some aspects that are definitely best left to a qualified mechanic, however your car may also provide some audible clues about what’s going on.
04 April, 2019
Let’s be honest…. When it comes down to vehicle safety, most of us tend to take our car’s for granted and forget the bigger picture: Safety and Reliability. Having a safe and reliable vehicle is important, regardless of the distance or time you take to commute; find out why below.
30 March, 2019
In the greater scheme of things, there are three kinds of cars:
• Technological leaders;
• Cheap and cheerful;
• Comfortable and efficient.
23 March, 2019
It’s often difficult to know how to tell car technician what seems to be wrong or needing a check-up on your car. It’s sometimes difficult to remember what you heard, felt or noticed.
23 March, 2019
It’s said that buying a new car is in the top three most stressful things we’ll do in life, along with buying a house and getting married.
07 March, 2019
We all know Aussie summers can be stinkers. We don’t like it, and our Euro cars don’t like it either, especially if their own cooling system isn’t feeling good.
04 March, 2019
What’s small, has four doors and can act like an oven at times? A car with a faulty air-conditioner – that’s what! Imagine jumping into your car and being abruptly greeted with hot yucky and muggy air from your vehicles air-con.
03 March, 2019
With only four palm-sized bits of rubber keeping our cars glued to the road, there’s no doubt it’s imperative we keep our tyres in good shape; those four bits of rubber are critical in allowing you to keep control of your vehicles.
25 February, 2019
Wondering which oil to use in your Euro vehicle?
Whether this is your first Euro car or your 10th, it always pays to check which oil you should be running. Not every Euro car is the same so the best-matched oil might be different to what you’re used to using.
14 February, 2019
“Already?!… It’s time for another service?”, you might be thinking…
And then you might think…….“Nah, it’ll be alright, I can wait another few kms. Won’t do any harm…”
08 February, 2019
Of course, nobody enjoys seeing one of those little signals light up on their car’s dash, but swing that problem around, and at least it’s good to know when there’s something wrong with your car!
04 February, 2019
Car oils may look, feel, smell and, we assume, taste the same. Whilst we humans may not spot the difference, the truth is, engines certainly can.
01 February, 2019
You’ve bought your new premium European car, driven around for a few months and now it’s time for your first service….
And you’re now wondering if you need to go back to the dealership you bought from…
22 January, 2019
Tyres are potentially the most under-rated and under-valued part of any car.
Quite simply, they’ve been designed for an enormously important reason – to keep you on the road.
16 January, 2019
Owning a prestige European vehicle can be an absolute joy and a pleasure.
However, there will be times when things like a standard service, a general checkup, or something worse, make owning one something that needs specialist attention.
09 January, 2019
As a driver of a prestigious European car, no doubt you’ve wanted to go to have your car serviced by a quality and suitably qualified specialist European mechanic.
But how do you find the right mechanic for your prestigious European car?
24 December, 2018
Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!