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Alex Claudiu Bold

Decontaminating your car’s paint!

Washing a car can make you think is crystal clear. This is just your eye playing games because the vehicle’s paint still has contaminants stuck in it. Decontaminating a car’s paint should not be done every time you wash a car, as it can mark the clear coat if you decide to use a more physical approach. In this article, I want to share some important aspects about how and when you should decontaminate the car’s paint. What is decontamination? As a vehicle is driven on roads, there are airborne… Read more Decontaminating your car’s paint!

Why is your car losing power?

Every car owner wants their vehicle to operate perfectly for as long as possible. Of course, without proper maintenance, a vehicle will eventually give up on you. In this article, I want to share some important aspects of why your car might experience a loss of power. I will start by pointing out the worst causes, moving towards issues that can be fixed on the driveway. Low compression This is the worst scenario you could expect, but in some cases, compression was not the cause of power loss. When one… Read more Why is your car losing power?

What to look for when buying a used car?

Buying a used car can be a nerve-racking experience. Especially the drive home, hoping nothing will break. Before buying any used car, you must know a few things to check, just to be sure you’re not purchasing trash. Often car owners sell their cars when it’s time to invest big money and it’s not worth it. It’s crucial to take your time and check the car properly. I will go through a few things to keep in mind when purchasing a used car. Buying a car under 100.000 miles should… Read more What to look for when buying a used car?

How to wash your car at home and reduce swirl marks

Washing your car at home can become a pleasure. That is exactly how I started my journey and interests in auto detailing. I knew from the day I got my first car that taking it to a car wash would cause damage to my clear coat. I began washing my car on my driveway. This has developed into an obsession with keeping my car clean. At first, I had no idea how to wash my vehicle correctly but over time I learned the right methods. In this article, I want… Read more How to wash your car at home and reduce swirl marks

Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF)

The manufacture of diesel engine had a major impact on the environment. The sales of diesel engines cars were increasing rapidly, and the governments had to introduce new legislation tackling the pollution created by diesel engines. The diesel particular filter was first introduced in 2009 but some vehicles had them before this date. What exactly is the DPF? The DPF is located under your vehicle on the exhaust system. A diesel engine produces more soot than a patrol car. Therefore, the soot was considered bad for the environment. The role… Read more Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF)

6 things you should know about your car!

Firstly, it is important to know as many things about your car as possible. Cars today have become more of a necessity, with the amount of money we invest in car payments, maintenance and upgrading parts, we need to understand more how each engine component functions and the role it has. This will not only help you build a better relationship with your car but, it might save you big money in repairing cost or getting ripped off by a doggy mechanic.  In this article, I will share with you… Read more 6 things you should know about your car!