How to Verify Braking Noises

Brakes that squeak, squeak, whistle, slam or growl… It’s rather unpleasant and, above all, not very reassuring! Although in 50% of cases, these noises do not reveal any significant problems or lead to major breakdowns, it is essential to eliminate…

Turbo Cars: How to Fix a Turbo Leak

Summary The principle of the turbo: explanationsOil leak at the turbo: what are the symptoms?Turbo: causes of oil leaks and what to do about themTurbo maintenance An oil leak from the turbo can cause considerable damage. In order to prevent…

How to Solve a Power Steering Problem

Summary – Symptoms of power steering problems – Causes and Consequences of a Power Steering Problem – How to solve a power steering problem? Power steering problems are easily detected. If manoeuvres suddenly require more effort from the driver or…

Car Speakers: What You Should Know Before Installing a Car Amplifier

Summary: – Types of car speakers – Car Speakers: Features – Amplifiers for car loudspeakers – What’s a car amp? – Buying a car amp – Installation of a car amplifier Most vehicles are now equipped with good quality audio…

What is Hydractive Suspension

Summary – Hydractive suspension: its definition – Characteristics of hydractive suspensions – Advantages and disadvantages of hydractive suspensions Whether it’s a highway, downtown street or country road, it’s not uncommon for the roadway we drive on to change its appearance.…

What Are Supercapacitors Used for in the Automotive Industry

Summary – 1. Supercapacitor: Operation – 2. Advantages and Disadvantages of the Supercapacitor – 3. Automotive Supercapacitor Applications The supercapacitor (or supercapacitor) is a device that replaces the battery for starting and energy complementation. How and why use this equipment?…

Which Petrol Should I Use?

Fuel retailing groups have their own brands for the fuel they sell and the petrol itself comes in different categories. Commonly, you have 91, 95, 98, E10 and E85. So, which one to re-fill your tank with? This interesting post…

What is Car Alignment

Alignment is one of the concepts involved in adjusting the suspension geometries of a vehicle. Unlike cambering, which evaluates the angle formed by the wheels in relation to the ground (in front view), alignment is the angle formed by the…

The Solution to Combat Engine Fouling

Engine clogging is an unavoidable fact that causes multiple failures and breakdowns. Indeed, thermal engines have the peculiarity of operating thanks to an internal combustion phenomenon that causes many harmful waste products. If the car owner does not carry out…