Tips for Protecting Yourself When You Need to Have a Car Towed From Your Property

Automotive Blog

If you own an apartment complex or commercial facility, you may one day find what appears to be an abandoned vehicle or vehicle illegally parked in your lot. Your first instinct may to be to have it towed, but you need to ensure you've protected yourself first. If a car is illegally towed from an area, this can result in litigation and other unpleasantness that can make the situation much worse for you.

29 December 2015

What Types Of Trucks Are Used To Tow Vehicles?


There are a number of car towing service companies that seem to provide similar services. This makes it a bit difficult for vehicle owners to choose the best company for the job at hand. Different types of trucks are used for vehicle towing. The type of trucks used by a towing company can be used as a criterion to choose between different towing companies. Below is a discussion on the various types of trucks used to tow vehicles.

7 December 2015

Maintaining the axles to your boat trailer


A boat trailer is quite an essential piece of equipment for you to transport your boat safely and in the most convenient way possible. However, a boat trailer is not just a piece of equipment to cater to the needs of your boat. It's its own piece of machinery that also needs proper care to function correctly. One of the most vital parts on your boat trailer, that are also quite prone to malfunction, are the axles.

19 November 2015

Things to consider when transporting your car using a backloading service

Automotive Blog

If you're moving interstate, without having enough things for it to be worth hiring a moving truck, backloading is one of the options you should consider for transporting your belongings. It's essentially a service that provides a service of moving a small amount of things over any distance. An option in particular that has become popular is to hire a backloading company to move cars. If you're moving interstate, or just very far, and don't want to have to go back and forth to pick up your other car at the location you're moving from, it might be worth considering hiring a backloading car carrier service.

29 October 2015

How to Avoid and Respond to Collisions With Kangaroos

Automotive Blog

Hitting a kangaroo with your car is a relevant threat when you are driving around many parts of Australia. Luckily, there are simple tips that can help you avoid these accidents, and if you accidentally hit a kangaroo, there is a protocol you should follow as well. Take a look at these essential ideas: Avoiding Accidents With Kangaroos If you want to avoid hitting a kangaroo, be especially vigilant at dawn and dusk when they are particularly active.

12 October 2015

Three Tips for DIY Towing of a Trailer


Trailers are important in both commercial and personal transportation operations. They are suitable for shipping goods for sale, taking equipment to workshops for repair and even delivering products to customers. Ideally, you should consider hiring a towing service to move your packed trailer. The professionals understand the important aspects involved in the activity, such as the towing capacity, hitching the trailer and safety considerations. However, if you have a sturdy truck, you can save some money by towing without the expertise.

17 September 2015

3 Ways You Can Use Aluminium Trailer Ramps in Your Daily Lifestyles

Automotive Blog

When you think of aluminium trailer ramps you probably think of gardening, construction or loading and unloading furniture. What you may not know is that you can use aluminium ramps to help in your daily life. Here are just a few ways that you can use them, what you need to know about each method and some considerations you may want to take into account. Wheelchair Transport If you have a wheelchair or mobility scooter, then you know how difficult in can be to load and unload the device.

19 August 2015

Common Problems Your Auto Air Conditioning System May Face

Automotive Blog

One of the integral components of comfort in your car is it auto air conditioning system. Since this system is used as often as you drive your vehicle, it may need regular maintenance checks to ensure that it is running smoothly. There is nothing worse than your air conditioning system failing you during extreme weather conditions as car rides can then become unbearably difficult. Here are some common problems that your auto air conditioning system may be faced with:

4 August 2015

Semi-Trailer Truck: Guidelines on Brake Maintenance

Automotive Blog

The braking system is an important module in every vehicle but it is particularly critical in semi-trailer trucks. This automotive is designed to combine a tractor unit with one or even more semi-trailers. The heavy truck and trailer sections must be able to stop efficiently and with consistency. If there are weaknesses in the braking system, the process of stopping especially on the freeway will be difficult. This can cause major accidents which will expose you and your business to lawsuits and financial losses.

15 July 2015

4 Tips to Keep in Mind When Renting a 4WD

Automotive Blog

You will need to hire a 4WD if you would like to take a trip to the wild countryside. You will need to keep certain things in mind if that rental 4WD is to serve the purpose of getting you through the treacherous ground you will be driving through. This article discusses some important tips that will make you have a drama-free ride through the wild. Ask for a 4WD Engagement Demo

25 June 2015