What To Do When Your Car Overheats

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When your car engine overheats, it can cause damage to the engine and potentially lead to a breakdown. In this article, we cover what can cause an engine to overheat and what to do next.  What causes the car engine to overheat? There are many potential causes for a car engine to overheat. One possibility … Read more

Why Does My Car Smell Like Rotten Eggs | ClickMechanic

Just like we show ‘signs’ of sickness and ill health, a vehicle also shows signs and symptoms that there may be something wrong or out of the ordinary that needs attention. One peculiar but common sign of this is the smell of rotten eggs. The smell of “rotten eggs” is actually the odour of a sulphurous … Read more

Why is my engine smoking?

Smoke coming from hood of car

A car can smoke for a number of reasons including a leaking oil pan gasket, bad PCV valve, or a clogged air filter. If there is smoke coming from a car, it is likely that there is a problem with the engine. The smoke could be caused by a number of things, such as an … Read more

How To Change A Faulty Alternator

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When it comes to supplying power to a car’s music system, headlights, and other electronics, one might assume it is just the battery that’s important. In reality, it’s the alternator that helps keep things running! In this article, you will find basic steps on how to change a faulty alternator. What does an alternator do? … Read more

Why Is My Car Misfiring – What To Do

What is an engine misfire? In an engine with ignition initiated via spark plugs, the mixture of fuel and air inside each cylinder is ignited by a spark from the spark plug. The resulting explosion drives the piston downward, turning the crankshaft and ultimately powering the vehicle’s wheels. A car misfire is when the engine … Read more

How Much Does It Cost To Refurbish Alloy Wheels

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Alloy wheels that are scuffed, dented or scratched can really spoil the look of any car. Thankfully alloy wheels can be refurbished in different ways, and are an excellent way to spruce up the look of a car. Read our guide to find out the different methods and how much alloy wheel refurbishment costs. How … Read more

How To Repair and Prevent Rust On Your Car

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Rust on cars can be a nightmare to deal with and lead to some serious expenses and hassle if left untreated. Read on to find out where and when vehicles get rusty, and consider our tips and advice on how to best prevent rust or corrosion and fix any that has already occurred. Why do … Read more