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Harsh Realities and Little Known Facts About Auto Services


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Harsh Realities and Little Known Facts About Auto Services

If your car is making certain noises or emitting certain odours, there may be something wrong with it. Hi! My name is Emmeline, and I love working with cars. I grew up in the outback, and my papa had me by his side while he was fixing cars and agriculture equipment from the time I was very little. The process still fascinates me. I decided to create a blog devoted to auto service, and in this space, I plan to post a bit of everything, ranging from little known facts to harsh realities about cars. I hope that you like these posts and that they help you learn more about auto service.

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Engine Repair: Signs Your Pressure Regulator Is Malfunctioning
25 January 2017

Your vehicle comprises a wide assortment of compon

Overheated Engine: The Steps You Need to Take
11 November 2016

If you are heading out on a summer road trip, you

Sounds That Would Indicate Problems with Your Vehicle's Differential
22 September 2016

It is not uncommon to find that most motorists wil

Vehicle Safety Certificates If You Are Buying a Vehicle to Tour Australia
15 August 2016

If you are a backpacker interested in buying a veh

2 Common Problems With Catalytic Converters
18 July 2016

If you are concerned about the natural environment

Engine Repair: Signs Your Pressure Regulator Is Malfunctioning

Your vehicle comprises a wide assortment of components that need to functions in tandem for the efficiency of your vehicle. One of the components that would affect the performance of your vehicle if it is malfunctioning is the fuel pressure regulator. As the name suggests, this component functions to ensure your vehicle is receiving fuel at an adequate pressure, redirecting the excessive fuel back into the fuel tank. Below are some of the signs that you should be wary of that would show your fuel pressure regulator requires mechanical attention. Read More 

Overheated Engine: The Steps You Need to Take

If you are heading out on a summer road trip, you should be prepared for the possibility that your car engine will overheat. Below is a guide detailing what you need to do if your engine overheats. Pull over to the side of the road If you notice the temperature gauge on your dashboard hitting the red or notice steam rising from beneath the bonnet of your car, you should stop at the first safe spot. Read More 

Sounds That Would Indicate Problems with Your Vehicle’s Differential

It is not uncommon to find that most motorists will not be aware of how their vehicle's differential functions. This is because the differential rarely is problematic, which makes it easy to overlook. So what does the differential do? When you drive your car, its wheels will rotate at varying speeds. This difference in speed is what enables you to navigate bends with ease. To allow the car's wheels to spin independently, they will need a differential. Read More 

Vehicle Safety Certificates If You Are Buying a Vehicle to Tour Australia

If you are a backpacker interested in buying a vehicle in Australia to tour around the country, you need to ensure you have the right international driving license, but you also need to ensure the vehicle you buy has a vehicle safety certificate. Although the rules vary from state to state, there are several things you should keep in mind. Here's a look at what to consider: 1. Certificate of roadworthiness Read More 

2 Common Problems With Catalytic Converters

If you are concerned about the natural environment, you should also be concerned about the condition of your car's catalytic converter. The catalytic converter filters and cleans the exhaust fumes generated by your car's engine, helping to remove harmful compounds, preventing them from being released into the atmosphere. If your catalytic converter is not working properly, it could compromise your performance of your car as well as the natural environment. Below is a guide to how the catalytic converter works and some common problems which can affect it. Read More