The how to – Flat Tyre/Puncture

If you experience a puncture while driving and have a spare wheel, you can follow these steps to change it: Find a safe location: Move your vehicle to a safe and level area away from traffic. Activate hazard lights and...

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10 Tips to Towing Safely

Towing a trailer safely in New Zealand requires careful attention to various factors to ensure the safety of yourself and others on the road. Here are ten tips to consider when towing a trailer in New Zealand: 1. Know your...

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Towing Requirements

In New Zealand, towing laws and regulations regarding weight limits and manufacturer's tow bar limits are set by the New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) to ensure safety on the roads. Here's an overview of the towing laws for motor cars...

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What is Mechanical Vehicle Insurance?

Aftermarket motor vehicle mechanical insurance, known as ‘mechanical breakdown insurance (MBI)’ it is a type of insurance designed to protect consumers against the costs of unexpected mechanical breakdowns in their vehicles. It covers repairs and replacements caused by unforeseen breakdowns...

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The how to – Choose a Great Mechanic

Choosing a quality mechanic to look after your vehicles involves considering several factors. Here are some steps to help you find a reliable and skilled mechanic: 1. Research and gather recommendations: Start by asking for recommendations from friends, family, and...

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The benefits of hybrid vehicles

What are the Benefits of a Hybrid Vehicle?

Alternatives to petrol and diesel driven cars are becoming more popular. Vehicle owners now have the choice of an electric vehicle (EV) or a hybrid vehicle (HEV). The question is, what are the benefits of hybrid vehicles compared with the...

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The benefits of electric vehicles

Five Benefits of an Electric Vehicle

For many years, very few people appreciated the benefits of an electric vehicle (EV) and Kiwis have even steered away from buying one for a number of reasons. EV battery charging was a major concern and it was, often quite...

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