What causes engine failure and how to prevent it

Owning a car is a big responsibility. You don’t just have to worry about the cost of fuel and repairs, but also the safety of you, your passengers and everyone else on the road. In addition to all this, you also need to be on the lookout for engine failure. Unlike a faulty bulb, you … Read more

How You Can Benefit From Owning a Car GPS Tracker

All car owners/drivers are at risk of having an accident, however, it seems that inexperience is the main cause of accidents and deaths, most of the time. Other factors include distracted driving, speeding, close following, texting and driving, drinking and driving, late night driving, and angry/risky driving. The highest accident rates are among newly licensed … Read more

What is a DSG gearbox tune-up and is it worth it?

Automotive technology has progressed by leaps and bounds in a few decades and the same can be said for the driver experience. Every component, including the engine and transmission, has become more powerful, efficient and, at the same time, even more complex. Gone are the days when there were only two transmission options available i.e. … Read more

Wheel Hop Explained and Steps to Fix

Modern cars are complex machines so healthy knowledge and experience is needed to diagnose and fix their problems. A vehicle’s power, efficiency and electronics have increased in recent years, with some modern and sophisticated cars boasting over 500 hp and over a hundred computer modules to monitor and control the operation of various parts, including … Read more

How long does it take to replace a windshield?

Noticing a chip or crack on your car’s windshield is a frustrating experience. The presence of any defect means that it at least needs repair, and possibly a complete replacement. It can be even scarier if the damage happens while you’re in the car. Anyway, when everything is calm and you are taking the car … Read more

How long does an alignment take?

To keep your car safe and roadworthy, it sometimes needs to have a wheel alignment. How often a wheel alignment is done depends on your vehicle and its condition, and whether or not you’ve been in an accident. The procedure is pretty routine for professionals, but it’s not something I recommend trying at home. When … Read more

Brake Boosting Explained | Carnewscast

When discussing racing with other motorsport enthusiasts, you’ll come across a curious expression that will get your gray matter working – “Brake Boosting”. What this word means? Is it simply what it sounds like, an increase in a car’s braking power? Or is it something seemingly contradictory, like braking the car but then accelerating? The … Read more