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What is an alternator and how does it work?

June 21, 2021
Did you know that it is not the battery that primarily keeps a car running? Instead, the alternator is one of the most critical components in keeping your car on the road! What is an alternator? An alternator generates electric power in a vehicle; it's basically a tiny generator. Among other things, it charges a car's battery and provides additional power for all the electronics. How does a...

9 Tips to avoid expensive repairs

May 28, 2021
There's nothing worse than having to fork out for an expensive repair to your car, especially when it comes out of the blue. Here are nine tips you can follow to try and avoid sudden and expensive repairs to your vehicle. 1. Get to know your vehicle You don't need to be an expert, but you should at the very least know basic maintenance and how to perform necessary checks on your car. Low on oi...