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How Car Registration Works in Australia

In Australia all vehicles must be registered in the state or territory that its owner resides. Th...

Selling Your Used Car - A How to Guide

Knowing where to start when selling your car is always a dilemma. But don’t worry or stress becau...

12 Negotiation Tips For Buying A Used Car

You have finally found the one - the vehicle you want to buy – you have the money and now it is t...

What Questions to Expect from Someone Buying Your Used Car?

The advert you put together for your used car advert has just been launched and now you will have...

How to Avoid Accidents in the Car Park

It has been shown that about 20 percent of car accidents happen in car parks. This shows that bei...

Guide to Change a Flat Tyre

Nobody likes to get a flat tyre, but if you don’t know how to change one it can absolutely ruin y...

Watch out for Road Cyclists

With our current climate being what it is, many people are becoming more environmentally consciou...

How to Use the Jump Start Cables

During your lifetime of driving, there will probably be at least one point where you’ll need to s...

How to Buy the Perfect Family Car

Every family goes through that phase, where the kids are growing, and things just seem smaller an...

Tips to Increase Your Car Resale Value

When buying a car, you shouldn’t just look at the sales price. You should take into consideration...

Driving Safe in the Summer

Driving Safe in the SummerDangerous drivers are on the road every day, but it is during the summe...

Save Time and Money with Regular Tyre Inspections

If you’re in the market for a used car, it is vital that you know how to perform a simple tyre in...

How to Get Your Car Ready for the Family Road Trip

If one thing is certain it’s that Aussies love taking road trips and it can be the best way to ex...

How to Check Your Tyre Pressure

Maintaining good tyre pressure is one of the best ways to save you money when it comes to car mai...

How to Buy a Used Hybrid or Electric Vehicle

Electric and hybrid vehicles are becoming increasingly popular and with many vehicles now being s...

How to Build a Car Emergency Kit

In most places in Australia you have a large distance between towns, and that makes having an eme...

How to Get the Perfect Trade-In Value for Your Used Car

If you’re in the market for a replacement vehicle, odds are that you are considering trading in t...

How to Find the Accident History of a Vehicle

When looking at an advertisement for a car it can easy to look past the history of the vehicle an...

Three Things You Should Do Before Buying a Car

Buying a used car can be difficult; how do you know where the car has been, and can you trust the...

How to Take the Perfect Car Photo

Knowing how to take great photos of your car can be an excellent skill to have. Not only will it ...

How to Wash Your Car for Perfect Results

Having a perfectly clean car is one of the best ways to prep your car for sale, or just keep up w...

How to Avoid Road Rage

Road rage occurs when one person gets angry at another driver and becomes violent. It’s generally...

Car Trade-in VS Private Sale

Usually if you’re in the market for a new car and buying from a dealership (second-hand or new) y...

How Automatic Emergency Braking System Prevents Accidents

Automatic emergency braking (AEB) in vehicles consist of two separate systems, one for the front ...

How to Spot a Flood-Damaged Car

There are a few things that you need to keep an eye out for to tell if the car you are going to b...

How to Prevent Accidents by Maintaining your Vehicle

Your vehicle is a machine, it has many moving parts and to keep everything running to perfection,...

Android Auto vs Apple Carplay

Apple and Android systems have developed their respective answer to the rise of internal infotain...

Formula 1 vs Formula E

Car racing has been around since the invention of motorised vehicles and has always been a way fo...

What Are Car Wings and Spoilers?

Spoilers and other aerodynamic devices such as wings and diffusers increase the performance of a ...

What is a Blind Spot Monitor?

A blind-spot monitor is a system that many new cars use to detect if a car is driving in your bli...

Guide to Purchase a Car from Home

One of the greatest things about current technology is that you have the ability to buy almost an...

Superchargers or Turbochargers?

It can be easy to confuse superchargers and turbochargers are the same things. However, there are...

What Is A Differential In A Car?

Differentials have been installed and operated in vehicles for around two hundred years. There ar...

Benefits of Used Electric Vehicle

New electric vehicles are still quite expensive, but as time moves on we are seeing more and more...

How Forward Collision Warning Prevents Accidents

Forward collision warning (FCW) systems in vehicles are an important part of occupant safety. The...

How Lane Departure Warning Prevents Accidents

A lane departure warning, often abbreviated to, LDW, is a system that alerts the driver when the ...

What are Engine Configurations?

When cars were first produced with internal combustion engines, they used a single cylinder. Over...

How Lane Keeping Assistance Prevents Accidents

Lane Keeping Assistant works by using cameras or sensors to detect the white lines on the road. I...

Multi Drive Modes: Auto, Eco, Sports

Using the multi-drive mode in a car is a way that you can switch to a better fuel economy mode, o...

How Does A Night Vision System Function In A Car

Although car manufacturers are marketing their cars as having ‘night vision’, it is not exactly t...

Petrol VS Diesel

With petrol prices continuing to be constantly variable, some days it’s $1.20/L, and the next it’...

What is Continuously Variable Transmission?

Continuously variable transmission (CVT) has been available since 1990. Instead of the traditiona...

How Rear Cross Traffic Alert Prevents Accidents

Rear cross-traffic alerts or RCTA is a safety system that notifies a driver, usually with an alar...

Tips on Purchasing a Car that was Recalled

If you ’re looking for a car to buy then there is one thing that you need to look out for but mig...

What is a Surround View Camera System?

Camera systems are reasonably common in many new cars, they are usually used as an aid to reversi...

How To File A Vehicle Safety Complaint

If you are driving your car and something unexpected happens, perhaps one of your safety systems ...