The new Perodua Myvi sure looks tempting but believe it or not, some of us will still be visiting the used-car dealer nearby to own a good old second-hand car. Moreover, recent flood incidents on certain parts of Malaysia will affect the industry. It simply means that flood-damaged cars will soon end up in used-car dealerships. Afraid not, this is how to tell if the car you are interested in buying is damaged.1. Is the car from another state?Chances are flood-damaged cars will be transported away from flood zones to areas aren’t affected bySEE DETAILS
A visit to the car workshop can often burn a hole in our pockets. We can at least save some money if we are well-informed about the general pricing of car maintenance. Here’s an infographic to give a rough idea of how much it should cost you to service your car.Share this with your friends if you think they are likely to be the victim of a dishonest workshop!
Driving in Malaysia, there is no escape from heavy downpour throughout the year. Rain or shine, as a driver we travel a lot and it is important we are in control of the vehicle regardless of the weather conditions. But is driving in the rain any different from driving in clear weather? A quick answer is yes. Your car especially its tyres and brakes perform at lower efficiency when it’s damp. Here are the things you can do to ensure your safety as you brave the traffic in the rain.Use bothSEE DETAILS
We all know that maintaining a car is important to make sure that the machine is always in working condition. But with so many parts that make up a car, it can be difficult to keep track on the maintenance schedule for your car.The wear and tear on these different parts of the car vary one from another so here’s a guide to help you. Once you’ve got the hang of estimating your car’s maintenance schedule, you will know when to replace or service parts of your car. On the other hand, youSEE DETAILS
雨季来临，每到放工时间开始下雨！ 这样不但照成严重的交通阻塞，更大大提高了驾驶难度。 每一秒都在考验开车朋友们的开车技巧和应对能力。雨天开车时抓稳方向盘，聚精会神的注视路况和放慢车速是最基本的常识。小篇在这里要提醒大家，除了这些基本的措施，开车的朋友们也应该留意一下这几个tips!下雨天开车Tips：打开车灯和雾灯 通过灯光来引起前后车辆注意，保证自身的安全。下大雨的时候，前后的车辆都很难看清路面，很可能在转道的时候没有注意到你的存在而导致碰撞。 避免车子打滑 如果遇到路面积水，为了避免“水滑现象(buang)”，一定要摆直车轮，握紧方向盘，并慢慢松开油门，让车子自然通过积水区。 傍边车辆溅起水花时 有时候地面积水，旁边的车经过可能溅起水花影响视线。这时切记别慌张，不要盲目闪避。应该握紧方向盘，保持原有路线继续向前。望后镜模糊，怎么办？ 涂抹肥皂小篇发现了一个很有用的小贴士：在望后镜表面涂抹肥皂或洗洁精来达到不占雨水的效果。但是，这些用品容易被暴雨冲掉，所以不太耐久。尽管如此，车主们不妨试试，然后告诉小篇你们的心得哦！最后，小篇再一次提醒大家在雨中开车记得记得小心驾驶，互相礼让，安全第一。这样才能顺利安全抵达目的地哦！...
Coolant is a mixture of a form of glycol and water. Glycol prevents the coolant from reaching the boiling point in extreme heat. More importantly, it keeps engine within operational temperatures under all climate extremes and driving conditions.Warning Never undo the coolant filler cap while the engine is hot as you could scald yourself. Place a rag over the cap and unscrew it slowly to allow pressure to escape. Wash off any splashes of coolant from the skin (poisonous) and from the car’s bodywork (can damage paint).Check Coolant LevelMost carsSEE DETAILS
VARTA car batteries are engineered to support the electrical demands of today’s vehicles, providing reliable starting power time and time again in the most demanding climate conditions. Most major car manufacturers such as Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz and Ford choose VARTA products to be factory-fitted for new vehicles.Why VARTA® Blue Dynamic car battery?Powered by Johnson Controls Power Solutions, VARTA® Blue Dynamic batteries are trusted by customers globally. VARTA® Blue Dynamic batteries provide longer life, less corrosion and lower cost of ownership. Get your vehicle the VARTA® car battery with CARPUT to experience excellent replacement service. It provides consistently high performanceS...
Did you know motor insurance in Malaysia is now detariffed or liberalised since 1st July 2017? What is detariffication and what does it mean for you as a consumer? Motor insurance in Malaysia used to be tariffed where premiums are standardised across the industry. After detariffication, insurance providers will be able to practice risk-based pricing. Car insurance premiums will be packaged based on the risk profile of the customer.Before DetarifficationYour car insurance premium is determined using only 2 factors: 1. The value of your vehicle (sum insured) 2. The size ofSEE DETAILS
Cars today are so technologically advanced, you want the Amaron battery that is technologically matched. Amaron batteries are manufactured with the result of innovative engineering. With an Amaron battery under your car’s hood, you know that your car, big or small will start without a problem. With the balance between quality and value, Amaron has built a strong reputation for super long lifespan under the toughest of conditions.Amaron Go High heat tolerance, vibration resistance and highest reserve capacity, Amaron Go batteries are perfect for the Malaysian climate. It requires zero maintenanceSEE DETAILS
Your car is a brilliant machine as long as it’s engine is properly tuned, thanks to the brilliance of engineering. Somehow, you can’t damage any part of the engine if it’s at operating temperature, your fuel injection is accurate, and your exhaust system is not stuffed with a banana, or pisang goreng cheese. The question you should be asking yourselves is this: Why are you idling for a long period of time in the first place?Charging your phone You can’t survive without your phone and you are no where near a power socket. SoSEE DETAILS