Archive for the ‘Cars & Other Vehicles’ Category

postheadericon How to Choose the Correct Towbar Wiring Kit

How to Choose the Correct Towbar Wiring Kit

If you ever bought a tow bar, you may have noticed that there are many options when it comes to towbar wiring. You must decide on the type of wiring, and also the type of electric socket that you need. The wiring options are either the low cost universal wiring or the more expensive dedicated vehicle specific towbar wiring. There are 3 types of towbar electric socket, Single Electrics (12N), Twin Electrics (12N+12S), or 13 Pin Electrics. 1 Determine what the main purpose for your towbar will be; i.e. Will…

postheadericon How to Choose the Right Bike Saddle

How to Choose the Right Bike Saddle

When talking about bicycles, the saddle is one of the most important components, as it supports the most delicate parts of the cyclist’s body. Choosing the right saddle may seem like an easy task, but it is not, since every single cyclist is different and with their specific needs (two cyclists with very similar physique may end up buying a completely different saddle). Furthermore, the market offers a huge variety of saddles, and sometimes one could find themselves a bit lost and confused by all these options. Therefore, choosing the…

postheadericon How to Choose the Best Bike Headlight

How to Choose the Best Bike Headlight

When you own a bike, you need to invest in a decent headlight in order to be able to see safely in the dark and murky light of rainy days and at nighttime. In order to select a good headlight, fit for purpose, learn what to look out for when buying one from the following suggestions. 1 Check the purpose. First and foremost, you need to know your purpose of installing a headlight. Do you need it for short or long trips at night? Do you need lights to signal…

postheadericon How to Choose the Best Car for Your Teenager

How to Choose the Best Car for Your Teenager

Congratulations! Your teenager got their driver’s license and is now ready to hit the road independently. If you don’t want them to use a vehicle you already own and are willing to invest in a new car for them, here is how to choose the best car for your teenage driver. 1 Have a discussion with your teen. Ask them, what kind of car do you feel would be the most practical fit for your needs? Try to have them focus on small, compact cars (but not too small). Sure,…

postheadericon How to Choose the Best Anti Theft Devices to Protect Your Car

How to Choose the Best Anti Theft Devices to Protect Your Car

Nothing guarantees your car won’t be stolen, but you can improve your odds without spending a fortune. There are a variety of car security options available to protect your beloved automobile. 1 Try a mechanical immobilizer. These are the least expensive car anti-theft devices, designed to restrict access to or movement of the vehicle. The biggest advantage of mechanical immobilizers is their highly visual appearance, which should ward off amateur car thieves, but not the pros. Police authorities recommend including one of these in conjunction with other anti-theft devices. Steering-Wheel…

postheadericon How to Choose the a Motorhome or Campervan to Rent

How to Choose the a Motorhome or Campervan to Rent

Thinking of trying out renting or buying a Motor home, RV, or even a Camper van, for the very first time then you might be wondering what kind you’d want to choose for that vacation trip. You can do this by matching your needs with the best or closest match. 1 Figure out just how many people will be traveling with you. This would help you decide upon how many beds that you would need. This is the first thing to consider and must be right the first time. This…

postheadericon How to Choose Rafting Trips

How to Choose Rafting Trips

A whitewater rafting trip can be a fun family trip, an extreme sports experience, or an opportunity to spend time enjoying or photographing nature; provided you have a sense of adventure, there is definitely a trip for you. With many different options for someone looking for a specific trip or 1 that combines all of these options, it can be confusing to choose the trip that is right for you. While you’re likely to enjoy your rafting experience regardless of the trip you choose, this article presents tips for how…

postheadericon How to Choose Chevy Truck Seat Covers

How to Choose Chevy Truck Seat Covers

When choosing Chevy Truck Seat Covers, there are several variables to consider, standard vs. custom, type of fabrics, accessories, installation, etc. Let’s take a look at the following tips to help you make the best decision. Enjoy! 1 Decide on a budget : Different Chevy truck seat covers are available in the market. The price range is between $50 USD and $300 USD, depending on model, fabric, custom requirements, etc. 2 Consider the fit : A universal or custom fit style is possible as well as semi-custom fit, in a wide choice…

postheadericon How to Choose Car Paint Colors

How to Choose Car Paint Colors

Three Methods:Choosing the Right Paint Color on Your New CarPicking a Color to Paint Your CarUnderstanding Paint Color Options for YourselfCommunity Q&A Whether you’re choosing the color of your next car or thinking of repainting your current vehicle, there are many factors that can, and should, influence your decision. Ideally, the color of your car should not only reflect your personality, but also increase your visibility on the road and even hide dust and dirt. Instead of choosing a color on the spur of the moment, or based on what’s…

postheadericon How to Choose Between a Car with Automatic or Manual Transmission

How to Choose Between a Car with Automatic or Manual Transmission

A new car is a huge decision, especially if you are unsure about whether you want one with a manual or automatic transmission. The most important thing is to educate yourself beforehand, in order to understand the differences between the two. Then you can decide which transmission type best suits your needs. 1 Understand the basics. Just like that of a manual transmission, the automatic transmission’s primary job is to allow the engine to operate in its narrow range of speeds while providing a wide range of output speeds. Without…