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Tips for Restoring Your Car’s Finish

Three Reasons Your Forklift Battery Has Failed

Posted by on Feb 5, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Three Reasons Your Forklift Battery Has Failed

Whether you use your forklift in a warehouse or around a construction site, it undoubtedly plays a critical role in overall production. When you fail to care for the forklift battery correctly, this can completely immobilize the machine and leave you in a panic. Make sure you know what factors can contribute to a battery failure so that you can avoid them. Inaccurate Hydrometer Levels When charging a forklift battery, a normal part of this process includes checking the hydrometer reading. All battery manufacturers have a suggested range in...

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The Dos And Don’ts Of Cleaning A Vinyl Wrapped Vehicle

Posted by on Dec 17, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The Dos And Don’ts Of Cleaning A Vinyl Wrapped Vehicle

Vinyl wrapping is a great way to market and advertise your business or even show your love for your favorite sports team. However, this is only the case if your wrap looks great. Knowing the dos and don’ts of washing a vinyl wrapped vehicle is a great way to ensure your wrap looks its best. Thoroughly Dry Your Vehicle Make it a point to thoroughly dry your vehicle after exposure to moisture. The problem with this is that water, from the tap or the rain, often has some trace of minerals, such as iron or calcium. With a vinyl wrapped...

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How To Fix Minor Scratches On A Car

Posted by on Sep 30, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How To Fix Minor Scratches On A Car

A scratch on the side of the car can look unattractive and draw the attention to it. Over time if not dealt with properly a scratch can eventually turn into a rust spot and continue to spread throughout the rest of the body of the car. Fixing a minor scratch on your car is relatively easy and can be done at home with simple rubbing compound, rags, and soap and water. Here is a list of step-by step instructions on how to fix minor car scratches. To complete this task you will need the following items: A bottle of rubbing compound A bucket Warm...

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RV Body Damage after a Collision: Why You Should Get the Windshield Fixed

Posted by on Jun 24, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on RV Body Damage after a Collision: Why You Should Get the Windshield Fixed

Did you get into a collision that left the body of your RV damaged? You may want to take your RV to an auto body repair shop as soon as possible, especially if your windshield was damaged in the collision. Find out below why a prompt auto body repair is in your best interest and what a mechanic might charge to help. Is it Dangerous to Drive an RV with Body Damage from a Collision? Driving an RV that has a lot of dents in it from a collision is not dangerous. However, dents can make it hard for the doors and trunk to open, so getting them...

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Car Restoration: Tips On Picking The Right Vehicle

Posted by on Jun 18, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Car Restoration: Tips On Picking The Right Vehicle

If you have decided to look for a classic car to restore as a hobby, you may wonder if you are getting a good deal or not when it comes time to make the sales transaction. Since classic cars are several decades old, finding one will most likely be done through a private seller. You will need to be diligent on inspecting vehicles for any signs of wear that may hinder you from a successful restoration. Here are a few tips to use when searching for the perfect classic car restoration project: Look For Value Retention Do your homework...

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2 Vehicle Repairs To Perform Before Leaving On A Road Trip

Posted by on Jun 3, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 2 Vehicle Repairs To Perform Before Leaving On A Road Trip

Road trips are very entertaining vacations, but there are a few things that you should do to prepare your vehicle for the upcoming drive. Having your tires and windshield replaced are two great ways to get the most out of your vehicle on your next trip. Tires Replacing your tires is often a very good idea prior to a road trip so that you can ensure that you have sufficient tread on the tires. The main reason for this is that having insufficient tread on your tires increases the probability of one of your tires going flat or blowing out, which...

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2 Things You Need To Know About Taking Your Car To An Auto Body Shop

Posted by on May 26, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 2 Things You Need To Know About Taking Your Car To An Auto Body Shop

For many people, their car is one of the biggest expenses. They pay a good deal of money on the car alone, and then they must pay for insurance and maintenance. This is why it is so important that you take the time to properly care for your car. If you have been in some sort of accident you might need an auto body shop to do the cosmetic work. Here are some things you need to know about using an auto body repair shop. 1. Be Realistic About The Time It is important that you are realistic about the amount of time that it will take to repair the...

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3 Reasons To Have Your Car Professionally Painted

Posted by on May 22, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Reasons To Have Your Car Professionally Painted

Is your car in desperate need of a paint job? If so, then you have probably considered doing some of the work yourself to save money. However, you should know that attempting to do your own repairs isn’t always the best idea. There are many aspects to painting a car that you may not be able to do at home, and if you try to do so, the paint may look uneven or may not even match the rest of your car. Therefore, it is always better to have a professional do the work for you. Here are three very important reasons why you should always get a...

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How To Protect Your Car’s Paint From Sun And Heat Damage This Summer

Posted by on May 19, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How To Protect Your Car’s Paint From Sun And Heat Damage This Summer

As the summer sunshine settles in and prepares for another warm season, it’s time for you to start preparing your car. After all, when your car’s paint is exposed to the sun and heat all summer, it puts the paint finish at risk of wear. Not only do the sun’s ultraviolet rays cause fading and other damage to paint, but the heat can actually bake dirt and bug debris into your car’s paint, making it nearly impossible to get rid of. Here are some tips to help you keep your car’s paint safe from these hazards and...

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