Please Wait...

Blog

Your search returned 2 results. Want to view all blogs, click here
How to drive a manual transmission vehicle to save fuel

How to drive a manual transmission vehicle to save fuel

Manual transmissions are suppose to be more fuel efficient. At least, that use to be the case not until automatic transmissions also because very fuel efficient and some even beating the manual transmission counterparts. From observations, for some, reverse is the case due to poor driving skill when driving the manual transmission car that is supposed to be fuel efficient. Some drivers are guilty of gear overuse on normal driving conditions. Like keeping it on first gear for more than necessary.
Below are things you can do to get the best fuel economy from a manual transmission car:
- Smart use of coasting and idling on motion is a good way to save fuel with manual transmission.
- Early gear upshifts and transmission overdrive use that is skillfully done can save fuel. Do not lug ..

read more
Tire inflation tips for safety and tire longevity

Tire inflation tips for safety and tire longevity

Sometimes, car users are unsure of the tire pressure to use in their tires especially when they have replaced the stock tire with a different tire size.
Tires need inflation pressure that is adequate for the type and size of the tire in use. Often, it is the best to follow the car manufacturer's tire pressure specification which is mostly found on a sticker in the car or in the owner's manual.
Below are few tips on tire inflation that ensures safety:
Do not over inflate your tires, it causes tire deformation which may lead to tire burst, poor handling, bumpy ride, decreased braking performance and anti-lock braking system malfunction.


Do not under inflate your tires. Under inflation causes overheating due to sidewall over flexing, high rolling resistance leading to incr..

read more