New engine maintenance products are ending diesel engine oil burning problems and avoiding costly repair expense. Here’s an introduction to a new upgrade oil change method that reduces to a minimum, or ends oil loss – chemically. And this method works without the need for sticky thick additives, or heavily thickened, once thin motor oil, or even a motor rebuild marketed for such problems. If you own a diesel that has many years of use and one day started burning motor oil, you may have become alarmed by the development.
Classic muscle cars have made a comeback in popular culture due in a large part to their being featured in the popular Hollywood franchise, The Fast and the Furious. Illegal drag racing had been going out for years before the Fast and the Furious franchise glamorized the whole experience. People who weren’t even into cars or racing suddenly had an all-new fascination for the classic muscle car and the gritty underworld of street racing. It also didn’t hurt that the leads were easy on the eyes! Dominic Toretto, the character
Traveling abroad has never been easier – and it’s not always necessary to fly. Taking your own vehicle to the continent is just as economical as flying and also gives you the freedom to choose exactly where you travel. If you’re traveling on business, this also means that deadlines, meetings and other business activities can be carried out using your commercial vehicle instead of relying on a left-hand drive hire car. But before you take your van abroad there are a few things to consider. If you are taking your
Do you want your car to be running in top-notch condition? Below are given a few car maintenance tips which you can perform yourself. Follow these suggestions diligently if you want your car to run smoothly and not give you any problems. 1. Engine oil – Oil is a lubricant which reduces friction between parts of the engine. It also assists in heat dispersion. Engine oil absorbs heat that is produced in the engine combustion chambers, thus preventing overheating. Oil also prevents rusting, corrosion and damage of essential engine parts.
There are a number of things that you should consider before you dive headfirst into classic car restoration. If you plan the project correctly you will get exactly the outcome you are looking for. There is always a reason to restore a car. For some people it’s as simple as nostalgia, it reminds them of better times. For others, it’s a business, and their goal is to make money restoring classic cars. And then there are those who do it for an investment, and classic cars are a good investment
There is nowhere else quite like the 4-mile long gem that is called the “Barefoot” island. Known by travelers around the world as the party capital of the BVI, Jost Van Dyke is equally appreciated for its protected anchorages, breathtaking beaches, unspoiled beauty, and calm, casual, laidback lifestyle. Named after the 17th-century Dutch pirate who made it his hideaway. The tiny mountainous island of Jost Van Dyke lies 3 miles off the northwest coast of Tortola. Little has changed since a Quaker colony settled here in the 1700s to farm
Car trouble. The very phrase can make you cringe. While no car problem is a good car problem, these struggles get easier if you have an auto mechanic that you trust to be fair and thorough. Let’s look at seven common problems that may send you and your vehicle to an auto body shop. 1. Electrical Repairs Every car has a complex electrical system that keeps its features operating. Electric problems include small things like blown fuses and faulty bulbs, as well as larger issues that affect the battery, alternator,
I know this is a bit different of an article, but if you read my articles then you know that if a reader of my articles asks a question I usually try to answer it if I can. Today I had a reader ask how to do the bodywork after the rust patches, or replacement panels are in place. In this article, I will try to answer his question. I don’t know if this is exactly what he was looking for but I will wing it. The question is how
Look at any selection of caravans or motor caravans and you’ll find a mixture of sheet GRP (glass reinforced) panels, aluminum panels, GRP moldings, acrylic-capped moldings, glass windows, acrylic windows, rubber surrounds, cast metal side skirts, alloy awning rails, vinyl decals, tires and so on. Unfortunately, apart from good old soap and water and elbow grease there just isn’t one ‘magic bullet’ cleaner that can handle all those combinations. That means most owners understand they’ll have to buy several different cleaners for the job in hand – especially as some