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Road Accident Fund vs Road Accident Benefit Scheme (RABS) Bill

-know the difference- I would like to believe that some of us are guilty of not keeping up to date with national economic matters such as the condition of statutory undertakings in South-Africa. This is not because we label ...

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Vehicle insurance policies and what you need to look out for

-make the right choice- If you have been considering insurance for your vehicle and you do not know where to start or more importantly what to look out for, then you’re in luck. Today we are here to assist you and share a...

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All about AWD, FWD, FWD and RWD

-know more about your vehicles drivetrain- We all have our own personal checklist when it comes to buying a vehicle and this is due to our unique lifestyles and preferences. Although the brand we prefer, the vehicles look as well as its features all play an important role in finally signing the papers you shouldn&rsq...

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Why you should invest in roadside assistance

-a necessary helping hand- We all certainly benefit from the development of vehicle technology, vehicle upgrades and spec enhancements as it improves our driving experience along with granting better, safer and more comfortable trips. Unfortunately, there is a flip side to these mechanical enhancements, vehicles are more complicatedly engineered and mean that veh...

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How to keeping your vehicle cool and potentially prevent it from overheating

-prevention is better than cure - South Africa is prone to hot summers that reach scorching temperatures and although this makes for the perfect day at the beach where you can take in all the sunlight, this might not be the ca...

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The importance of education about road safety

-education is always key- We often overlook the impact of road safety in South Africa, even though manufactures restlessly try to improve safety for passengers and pedestrians via advanced features and sensors, we should never underestimate t...

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Tips for Newly Drivers

-know the basics of driving- We are here today to share important tips new drivers should know about and keep in mind every time that they?re on the road.  First and foremost: ...

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How to properly clean your vehicle

Know the right way of cleaning your wheels- ...

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Paint protection makes maintenance easier

-making life a little more convenient and stress free- Whether it’s a two year old that decides to make your vehicles bumper their personal scratching pad, or if vehicle had been parked under a tree while running your errands, when pesky pigeons d...

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The size of you battery

-power comes in all shapes and sizes- You bought your vehicle about four years ago and it has proven to be a reliable and joyful companion since. Just like most things in life, unfortunately problems will start to arise. Then again, fortunately you hav...

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Influence of a catalytic converter

-Removing toxins from your environment and life, while saving you money- Being a women means that we have not always payed attention to vehicles in our teens. A few mechanical terms and elements...

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Influence of Mag size for road holding

-small change in size, significant change in driving- Being a women we usually pay more attention to the prettier aspects more than the practicality of something, just like we do when choosing ...

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Water dripping from your exhaust

-harmless or harmful, know the difference- An average Tuesday morning as you park your vehicle in your designated parking carrying your coffee, work file and handbag in both hands ready to start a promising productive day ahead. You walk around to the ...

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Facts about your vehicle’s shocks

-know the facts- Even if ...

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Tips on Turbo troubles

-easy as that- With the ever-increasing pursuit towards perfo...

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How to best negotiate for a pre-owned vehicle

-know the a, b and c’s in negotiating- ...

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How to keep your vehicle in a good condition

-what you need to do- It takes more than just having your vehicle washed once or twice a month or taking your vehicle for its annual service to keep it in a top-notch condition. Th...

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Tips on buying the right vehicle for your teenager

-meeting the right criteria for you and your teenager - Buying the right car for your teena...

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How to test drive a pre-owned vehicle

-do it right the first time around- If you are planning on bu...

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Selling your vehicle

-what you need to know- It’s that time of the year where you are ready to finish up the year and start thinking about the new one ahead. That is why you might be thinking about selling your current vehicle and you might be in the market looking for a new on...

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Stainless steel vs mild-steel exhausts

-which suits your specific driving needs?- We often forget the significant impact an exhaust system has on our vehicles daily performance. Everyone has a different lifestyle and routine so it would be quite obvious that they have different traveling types in terms of driving habits and mos...

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Tyre properties and compounds

-get to know your tyre in-depth- To well-maintain or to purchase a good quality tyre you need to take it back to the basics by breaking it way down to reveal the bare bones. Knowing the different individual properties and compounds of your vehicles tyr...

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Having your windshield repaired

-Get it fixed before you have to pay an arm and a leg- You know the rules of the road in South-Africa and therefore you know that the crack on your windshield, mocking you as you drive and try to best ignore it, can’t be ignored for much longer. Y...

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Safety features needed in a child car seat

-added benefits and fancy means nothing without safety- While on the hunt for the perfect child car seat, you follow a basic checklist for the seat before purchasing Firstly price, then secondly safety and third, vehicle compatibility and then lastly an...

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Trickle vs Regular vs Fast battery charger

-Your battery’s best companion- We know that choosing the right battery was challenging enough, not to mention maintaining or jump-starting it, but you ...

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Laminated Acoustic Windscreens

-Added layers have additional benefits- Major advancements occur with every new vehicle introduced to dealerships. These advancements have big impacts on the safety, comfort, ...

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Things to know about an automatic vehicle

Although this might be a preference to most vehicle owners and buyers due to its easy driving nature, there are still so much vehicle buyers don’t know about an automatic vehicle. So read on and get to know your vehicle a little better. Some of its perks: ...

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How to handle a vehicle hijacking

-stay in control - Based on the SAPS’s statistics in South Africa, one vehicle is hijacked every single 32 minutes, this shocking truth means that every driver should be alert and safeguard themselves against this possibility. Unfortunately, we wo...

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Signs that your vehicle battery is dying

It seems like your usual Tuesday morning after getting ready for work and grabbing your first hot cup of coffee on the go for the day. Unfortunately, after finishing putting away your things in the boot and getting behind the wheel to start your journey to work, to no avail will your vehicle start. You soon realise three things, your vehicle won’t start due to a dead battery, you are going to be late for work and you will need to call your neighbour for a helping hand,...

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Factors that influence your vehicle insurance rate

-You determine the rate you pay- Vehicle insurance can be quite intricate to fully understand, but one thing is clear - not all people pay the same. You might drive the same car and use the same insurance provider, but, for th...

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The Importance of ICE

-Help is only one dial away- Technology has advanced over the years, not only to expand communication, but to put extra safety measures into our lives. Everyone travels with a cell phone, it is that one modern device we just c...

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Buying a vehicle at an auction

-make the right choice- If you’ve ever considered buying a vehicle at an auction whether you have a dealer’s license or you would just like to buy a vehicle at an auction open to the public, due to wanting to opt f...

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Petrol vehicle vs Diesel vehicle

-which to choose?- The ongoing debate of many vehicle related conversations, but as a female driver and more importantly as a potential buyer you should know the difference between a petrol and diesel vehicle other than their n...

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The importance of a booster seat for your child

-Your kid’s race car seat- No one expects to ever experience a car accident, and we always hope that you never will, but it is better to be safe than sorry. Not only as businesswomen or wives, but as moms we know the importance of a ...

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Vehicle insurance excesses

-your insurance providers ’security’- One of life’s most dreadful moments is when you find yourself in the aftermath of an accident with severe vehicle damages due to it. Our vehicles are what move us daily to and from im...

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Have your tyres balanced

-balanced tyres give a balanced drive-   Have you ever been racing down the highway, barely able to control the steering wheel because your car has the shakes? Most people don’t know the cause of this, or how easy and cheap it is to fix it. This vibration and ...

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The lifespan of a tyre

-Is it still good to go?- ...

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How to remove bad odour from your vehicles air-conditioning system

-ensure a refreshing drive on a daily basis- The last thing you want is to be cruising down the highway on a hot summers day, windows down and the wind in your hair and when you turn on your air-conditioning system to further ...

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How to safely and legally travel with your pets

-keep your four-legged companion safe and comfortable - As the time for our long awaited December vacations, family get-away and long road trips near, we would like to share a few vital tips on how to have your pet travel safely, legally and comfortabl...

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Tips for moms with teenage drivers

-teaching the small tings to your teens - It is important for many moms that they instil independence in their children from a very young age. This independence will blossom and come forth in their teenage years when they want ...

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Quality control at a panel beater

So many things happen unexpectedly in our lives; one such thing is the time you accidentally reversed into a street light when you miscalculated a rushed three-point turn. This has resulted in a damaged bumper, rear window, boot, nameplate, and dented tow bar. Luckily your insurance covers this, and will send your vehicle to one of their reputable, approved panel beaters. You can’t h...

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Second-Hand and Imported Child Car Seats

-Second-hand and shipping don’t need to be substandard if you seek one- If you are new to motherhood, then you have surely started noticing the budget-adjustment in your current daily living. Unfortunately, you realise that r...

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Minor vs Major Vehicle Service

-different services with similar results- Maintaining your vehicle and doing some basic services yourself may seem like a chore and a financial inconvenience, but you have made it your priority to do so, regardless. So, you have done everything you possibly know that is needed to keep your car running smoothly, paying...

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Summer tips for your vehicle

-when the sun is out, it shouldn’t mean that it runs out - Summer is a time filled with flowy dresses, stylish sandals, family time around a braai and summer heat. Although most of us appreciate a golden glow to our skin...

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How to be a safe and responsible passenger

- while they are thinking outside the box, secure the inside for them- We all know the importance of adhering to all the rules of the road and to avoid dangerous distractions such as being on your phone when you are driving. Then there are also other common facts we all know such as being alert and having your undivid...

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What to do if you’ve locked your keys in your car

-locked out, not knocked down - Whether you’ve ever been in this situation or not, we can all agree that it’s rather embarrassing and inconvenient, especially when you look around and no one can assist you in this time of n...

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Basic maintenance to do yourself

-Out with the old, in with the new- As women, we simply love doing all sorts of craft and DIY projects ourselves, for the sole reason of exercising our creativity – saving money is an added bonus. You can do some DIY maintenance on your vehicle so that you can save a few Rands and cents, too. You don’t need t...

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Tyre retread myths

-Know the facts- Word of mouth is a powerful tool to better market some specific brands and services, as we do by helping a girl or loved one out when giving some helpful pointers or directing them to a trustworthy product or s...

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The importance of a windscreen sun protector

-cool, calm and comfortable- There are many reasons why we love summertime in our beloved Jozi. Not only do we get to celebrate the year’s successes with friends and lo...

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Helpful tips for short and tall drivers

-don’t height-jack your driving comfort- Women come in all shape and sizes, although this just makes us- us, it is a contributing factor to what vehicle we buy and how we drive on the road every day. Our height can actua...

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