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Not everybody appreciates how great the right turbocharger can be. At the same time, millions of people in America do. There is a reason that the industry for turbocharger manufacturing in the United States alone is worth more than $1.7 billion every single year! Of course, even the best piece of technology is ultimately subject to failure. Is your turbocharger working? There are a few easy signs you can look at to help you discern if it is or not. Your Acceleration Is Becoming Weak A strong sign that your turbocharger might be failing is if it stops producing the…

Every year, many dogs and puppies die in cars, due to the fault of their ignorant owners. Dogs are hardy animals and can endure many things, but warmth cannot be one of them. Leaving your best friend in a closed car is cruel and sometimes even fatal, even if it’s 10 minutes. Do you know that a closed car heats up really quickly?  Even on a cool day with a temperature of about 22°C, one hour in the sun is enough for the temperature in the car to rise to 47°C!  On a warm day (27°C), 10 minutes is enough…

If you want to invest in a used car at an online auction but have a limited budget, read this first. You always go to an auction with a set figure in mind and you always, always overspend. You’re not alone, either this is the same scenario at every online car auction for 90% of people. It’s such a prevalent problem among those seeking to buy a used car, that it puts people off. We decide we don’t want to go. We bypass the chance at an excellent new (used) vehicle because we worry that we will overspend. The irony…

Vehicles help us move from one point to another quickly, conveniently, and safely. But all vehicles are not the same; they are in a race to compete against each other in terms of engine power, physical designs, cabin comfort, and of course, the price. Even if you own a car, there are some super luxury cars you cannot afford to buy but only to rent. Would you rent a Rolls Royce Phantom for a day? If you ask yourself this question, it means you already know about Rolls Royce and other luxury cars in its class. First, the Rolls Royce…

Four New Ways That Drones Are Helping With Environmental Conservation  Drones, or UAVs, unmanned aerial vehicles, have been a mixed bag over the years when it comes to the general public’s view of them in terms of trust and optimism for the future. Of course, at the end of the day, they are simply a new kind of tool, and when in the right hands, one that can be incredibly helpful. 1. Coastal Monitoring Much of the most severely impacted areas of ocean lie just off the coasts, where overfishing has wrought devastation on vast tracts of marine life. With…

Being a safe driver provides you with a wide array of benefits. With that thought in mind, how good do you feel about the driving habits you tend to show out on the road? If your driving habits could be better, will you make the time and effort to improve them? Good Driving Pays Dividends In being a better operator behind the wheel driving ahead, here are three tips to help you out: 1. Stay focused out there – You increase the odds of an accident if you lose focus all too often behind the wheel. That said you want…

The National Highway Traffic Administration records show that, almost every minute of every day, an automobile accident occurs in the United States. Some result in a fatality, but most of them have injuries or property damage and result in some type of lawsuit. Of these accidents, many are accidents that involve trucks that may have different results for litigants in a courtroom. This article will address briefly how to differentiate between a truck accident and a car accident, especially when a lawsuit is involved. What to Know About Car Accidents and Truck Accidents  When a traffic accident is of the…

Given buying a vehicle tends to be a big step for many, are you confident you will drive away with the right car or truck? In buying a vehicle, you want to take whatever time and effort is needed to make an educated decision. With that thought in mind, what are you likely going to buy and call your own for years to come? Take the Time to Do the Research In searching for your next vehicle, one of the big keys in play will be the research need. That said you can turn to the Internet to help you…

Repairing, maintaining and upgrading your car at home is a great way of saving money and it can be an interesting and rewarding hobby. Whether you’re just starting out or you’re an old pro, there are some essential things for your garage that will make your work more enjoyable, more productive and safer. Here’s our top five must-have products for the DIY mechanic:  1. Mechanic’s stool A mechanic’s stool is a height-adjustable, wheel-mounted, rotating stool – it’s the absolute perfect design for working on vehicles of any size. You can position the stool to give you comfortable access to your…

Given the tech that we have at our fingertips in the , we are seeing more and more companies work with others, in delivering a high performing product. What this requires is the support of system integration companies who will work with all parties in making sure that the product is working exactly as it has been designed to. Today we are going to take a deeper look into exactly what system integrator companies are, and why the role they play is so critical for so many businesses around the world. System Integration In a Nutshell The best way that…