Tag: Car Care

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What does double DIN mean for car stereos?

When it comes to sound quality, there is little to no difference between the single DIN and double DIN head unit. The real difference between the two receivers is in the size of the display and the features that can be added to the stereo system because of the size. Click to see full answer…
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Is it worth paying extra for car battery?

While high quality car batteries will use rubber between the plates, many of the cheaper batteries consist of PVC separators, which don't last as long. Cheaper batteries can also consist of lower quality components as compared to higher quality batteries, such as subpar cables and wires. Click to see full answer How much does a…
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Can I use body filler on plastic bumper?

It is very sticky .. much stickier than others I've tried .. meaning that this polyfilla will stay on plastic and even metal if the surfaces are properly clean. It will keep much of its adhesive property even if thinned down with water. Click to see full answer Can you repair hole in plastic bumper?…
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What cleaners do professional car detailers use?

Pro detailers use color-coded, task-specific microfiber cloths and towels for greater efficiency, lower friction and scratching and easier washing, rinsing and drying. Click to see full answer What is the best thing to clean the inside of car windows? Apply rubbing alcohol to a fresh microfiber towel and wipe down the inside of your car's…
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Is it cheaper to replace or repair a front bumper?

Bumper repairs improve your car's resale value Even dealerships will reduce what you're offered based on bumper marks and dents. It's always a good idea to get your minor bumper damage repaired through professional and thorough auto body repair services. Click to see full answer Can you repair bumper without replacing? If the hooks and…
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Where does name trunk come from?

It is the “main stem of a tree” definition that is important in this one. By the mid-14th century, this gave rise to wood chests or cases being referred to as “trunks,” presumed to be because they were made from wood from tree trunks. Click to see full answer Why do people in UK call…
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Car Cleaning

It begins with a thorough vacuuming of your seats, floor mats, crevices, trunk and everywhere else to remove loose dust, food crumbs and debris. The upholstery is shampooed and freshened up by employing specialized treatments, depending on the condition and material of the leather seats. Click to see full answer What does a full detail…
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Car Cover

A good car cover will be a moisture-wicking material. Your car will stay dry and the rusting process slows down dramatically. Ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun are also extremely damaging to cars. A car cover will block UV rays, and protect the paint from fading. Click to see full answer Can car Covers cause…
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Car Advice

CarAdvice is no more and Australia's largest new car editorial website is dead. It's a decision that for motoring fans in Australia remains elusive and confusing almost a year on from when Nine announced it was shuttering CarAdvice and moving its automotive resources to Drive in October 2020. Click to see full answer Can I…
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