Cold weather starts
Its winter and its cold, you don’t want to get out of bed let alone deal with a car that doesn’t want to start.
The annoying click, click of a flat battery is the last thing you want on a chilly winter’s morning
The reality is your car feels the same way.
While it would be great to simply go back to bed and ignore the car, your boss probably wouldn’t agree with your plan of action, so we put this article together to assist you.
Whilst we may not get the sub-zero temperatures that winter weather brings to some parts of Australia.
We do have some tips to help you get your car started on those chilly mornings.
Read more: Cold weather starting tips
What I need to know about engine oils
Wow writing a blog on engine oils, there is so much to know about this particular topic.
So let me start with the best advice I can give you, if in doubt in any way talk to your local Future Auto Service Centre about what is the correct engine oil for your vehicle and why they recommend it.
They have a wealth of resources available to them and will happily ensure the correct oil is used in your vehicle.
Todays vehicles are becoming more complicated and specific oils are recommended by the manufacturer for the best use in these vehicles.
In the past a mechanic may have stocked 2-3 different types of oils that covered the majority of situations, modern service centres have to stock a multitude of different oils to ensure vehicles are operating with the correct oil in the engine.
“The wrong oil will lead to the destruction of the engine and an expensive replacement cost”
Read more: What I should know about engine oil