At some point, even the best-maintained batteries outlive their usefulness. When this happens, you will have no choice but to replace them. However, it is possible to use and maintain your batteries in a way that gives them the longest and best life possible. If you want your batteries to serve you for the longest time possible, you have to start by understanding why marine batteries fail. Here is what you might not know about marine battery failure and how to prevent it from happening.
27 November 2019
A Ute tray can be a very useful accessory for larger vehicles that are used to transport bulky items on a regular basis. If you are planning to purchase a Ute tray for your truck, you may want to keep the following advice in mind. Opt for an alloy tray When you start perusing the selection of Ute trays available online and in your local area, you should look for ones that are made from alloys rather than pure metals.
1 February 2019
If you've just bought your first caravan, you can't simply hitch it to your car's towbar and drive off into the wilderness. A caravan is a heavy load for a car to pull, and you need to make sure that its weight is distributed safely. To get a safe ride and tow, you may need to add a weight distribution hitch to your towing setup. What do these hitches do and why do you need one?
29 November 2018
If you're a fan of motorised sport, you may own a speedboat, race or rally car and enjoy many a long weekend away pursuing your hobby. In order to get from your home to the various motorsport venues, however, you need to tow your boat or car on a trailer. It goes without saying that you have a lot of money invested in all of your kit, not the least of which involves your purchase of a high quality car trailer.
30 April 2018
A bullbar can offer protection for your car in the instance of a collision. This bar minimises the impact upon colliding with another vehicle or animal. Bulbars also come in handy when towing disabled vehicles off the road. If you wish to accessorise your car with a bullbar, here are five factors you need to consider: Type of material Alloy bullbars are durable and lighter compared to steel. They withstand weather elements without corroding.
29 January 2018
When you own a restaurant, one of the biggest challenges is keeping the place clean. That's especially true when it comes to your seats or the benches of your booths. Customers spill drinks, drop crumbs or leave other messes whilst dining. To keep the seats as clean as possible, you should start with restaurant upholstery fitouts that resist stains and are easy to clean. Here are some ideas to keep in mind.
18 July 2017
Many new vehicles today come with high-tech safety features that keep you safe when in the car and which help to monitor the condition of your vehicle, alerting you to needed repairs and maintenance. While some features may be standard, such as anti-lock brakes and adaptive headlights, there are some features you may need to select yourself. Note a few of those here so you can ensure you choose the right safety features for your vehicle and don't overlook anything that can keep you safe on the road.
28 March 2017
There's really no getting around the fact that titanium exhausts are far more expensive than even stainless steel systems. However, you do get what you pay for; if you're the sort of person who wants to enjoy truly superior performance, anything less than a titanium exhaust system will feel like a compromise. Here are just four benefits that come along with using titanium instead of stainless steel. 1. Weight
16 September 2016
If you want to stay healthy, it's imperative that you keep your blood circulating well. Poor circulation can lead to pains, chills in your extremities, rashes and low energy. If your circulation becomes poor enough, you'll be putting yourself at risk of serious illnesses affecting the heart and other organs, including DVT and stroke. One of the major causes of poor circulation is prolonged sitting. However, if you're a truck driver, you know that sitting for long periods is unavoidable due to your career.
30 August 2016