Monthly Archives: September 2012

ABS Wheel Speed Sensors – What They Do and How They are Replaced

Do you ever wonder how your antilock braking system functions during panic stops and low traction conditions? The ABS wheel speed sensor plays a major role, not only in how the ABS works, but also how the traction control and stability control systems behave. Needless to say, the ABS wheel speed sensor is an integral part of the safety systems created to help you maintain control of your vehicle at all times. How the ABS System Works Prior to the … Continue reading

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Tips and Guidance on How to Source Parts for a Classic Car

Sourcing Classic Car Parts Cars need parts. It’s simply a given. Even the most reliable of vehicles need replacement parts at various junctions of their operating life. It’s no different for any classic car, especially one you’re in the middle of restoring or repairing. If you’re trying to put things back together after an accident or a catastrophic failure, or if you’re just putting the finishing touches on a lengthy restoration project, chances are you’re gonna need to source some … Continue reading

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How to Carry Out Your Own Repairs and Resurfacing to Damaged Alloy Wheels

Alloy Wheel Resurfacing Alloy wheels look great on just about any car, but keeping them in great shape can be a challenge. Lots of things can happen to alloy wheels that literally knock the luster right off them. Scuffs, scratches and curb rash can quickly ruin a great set of alloy wheels, so having your alloy wheels refurbished is a good idea if you’re concerned about maintaining your car’s original appearance as well as its resale value. There are plenty … Continue reading

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