Your check engine light is that little plumber pipe looking sign that you find on your dashboard, it  can be on for a wide array of reasons but one thing is sure for every time you see that light something is definitely wrong.

In this edition of Helpful Car Care Tips we are introducing the first of a three part series specifically covering Vehicle Systems and Parts. In this edition we’ll help you understand the Engine, Fuel System, Transmission and Emission System.  

We have all been in emergency situations, witnessed accidents or simply just been in situations whereby people needed medical help and emergency services were yet to respond, well Here are 7 Things to Always Have In Your Car for Health and Safety Reasons:  

Sometimes we call them old wives’ tales, but this being motoring, let’s call them old mechanics’ tales.   All the more apt is the moniker “old mechanics’ tales” because a good number of these stories come from, well, old mechanics. The lore varies from urban legends on who outran what police vehicles to bush remedies…

Car overheat - you mechanic-

If you have never experienced an over heating engine , count yourself among the lucky few that have succeeded in defeating the scourge of spending so much time in Lagos traffic  

Packing for a marathon is an art form.  You don’t want to take too much and be laden down but you want to be prepared for all eventualities.  The plan is to pack light but be prepared! Here are our Run FAT BOY  Run top marathon packing tips to make your next marathon a whole…

The steering is the collection of components, linkages, etc. which allows any vehicle (car, motorcycle, bicycle) to follow the desired course. An exception is the case of rail transport by which rail tracks combined together with railroad switches (and also known as ‘points’ in British English) provide the steering function. The primary purpose of the…

Battery alert

If you experience flickering headlights, stalling or strange noises when driving, your car isn’t haunted; chances are it’s just a failing alternator. The alternator is a key component in your car’s electrical system, turning the energy from the crankshaft into useful electricity to power your vehicle’s electrical systems and to help the battery recharge. When…

bmw in oil

Our Cars generally  need a ton of maintenance to keep them running smoothly. However the easiest things anyone can do is check the fluids to ensure your car stays healthy. With that in mind, here are the five fluids you should check on a regular basis.  

Let’s face it: fuel prices continually bob up and down, but gas is never cheap. There are many factors that can affect how much fuel your vehicle uses, which directly affects your pocketbook. With the advent of warmer weather in Nigeria, there are even more expenses associated higher electric bills to cope with the ever-running…

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