VW Touareg footwell thongs driving
02 Dec 2019

Is it illegal to wear thongs, eat, drink or smoke while driving?

It’s summer in Australia and the old myth about is it illegal to wear thongs while driving pops up again. We debunk it so you know what you can and can’t do.

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How to choose a pressure washer
29 Nov 2019

How to choose a car pressure washer

Pressure washers are becoming more and more popular for cleaning a vehicle, here’s how to choose a pressure washer for your car or 4×4.

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22 Nov 2019

Don’t worry about power and torque

It’s the first thing most car makers quote when boasting about their latest model and it’s also almost completely pointless – Power and torque explained.

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20 Nov 2019

How to change a car headlight globe

Changing a headlight globe is a simple DIY job that anyone can tackle.

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18 Nov 2019

Monocoque 4X4s explained – should you be afraid?

There’s a fair bit of misconception about what monocoque construction actually is – all explained here.

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18 Nov 2019

Why does my suspension squeak and rattle?

Good suspension has many attributes, one of which is quietness. But does your suspension squeak and rattle? Here’s why.

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DIY diagnostics
15 Nov 2019

Best OBD2 diagnostics apps for iOS and Android

With smartphones getting smarter and app makers tapping into ever more exclusive areas, performing DIY vehicle diagnostic tests just got a whole lot easier.

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14 Nov 2019

Top tips to buy a seven-seat SUV

Buying a seven-seat SUV and don’t know what to look for? Here is everything you need to know when buying a seven-seat SUV.

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14 Nov 2019

What’s the best piece of car advice you’ve ever been given?

It was Oscar Wilde who wrote, “I always pass on good advice. It is the only thing to do with it. It is never of any use to oneself.”

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How to attach a snatch strap
13 Nov 2019

How to use a snatch strap

If you drive off-road, sooner or later you’ll either need recovering or need to recover someone. Here’s how to use a snatch strap correctly and safely.

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13 Nov 2019

Common automotive acronyms explained

We explain the most common automotive acronyms.

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LC200 towing caravan
07 Nov 2019

Top 5 towing myths you should know

Towing a trailer is simple until it all goes wrong, and that might be avoided by not believing some of these myths…

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Buying a new or used car
04 Nov 2019

Buying a new car vs used

Should you buy a new car or something a year or two old? We explain what you need to know.

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Does an adaptive gearbox really learn how you drive
30 Oct 2019

Does an adaptive gearbox really learn how you drive?

Thanks to car marketing hype plenty of people believe an adaptive gearbox can learn the way you drive, and it does but it’s not quite as cut and dried as all that.

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in-car etiquette
28 Oct 2019

Nine simple car etiquette rules

Most of us understand the importance of good manners in everyday life – not least of all because we’ve had them drummed into us from a young age…

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