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Steph
Interests: Car accessories. Sports. Ice Cream. 'Nuff said.
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So you’ve accidentally put diesel in your gasoline-fuelled car. How do you remedy this? Well, actually, it’s highly unlikely that you one day end up in this circumstance for cars now have specifically-designed gas tanks that will only fit the nozzle of the fuel it requires; unleaded gasoline nozzles are... Continue reading
Posted Apr 30, 2013 at Steph's blog
Earlier this April, the 4th to 7th specifically, was yet another heart-attack inducing, breath-taking killer of a show – the Manila International Auto Show (MIAS). With over 300 cars on display and thousands of car lovers in attendance, 2013 has stepped it up a notch higher than last year’s event.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 30, 2013 at Steph's blog
With all the cars out there, from highways to parking lots, it can be quite difficult to protect a car from those dents and scratches, which are the common nuisances for drivers that continue to become more common as the days go by. No matter how careful one is, his... Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2013 at Steph's blog
To extend your car’s life is to be knowledgeable about the basic functions of your car. In this post, we’ll focus on the process of Oil Change. We are all aware that regular oil changes allow our car to perform significantly better, but what do we really know about the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2013 at Steph's blog
Do you often hear a heavy snoring while you’re driving? Don’t look at your spouse; it’s probably the sound emitted by your clogged fuel filter. Such a phenomenon shouldn’t surprise you really, especially if Bush was still the President when you last replaced your fuel filter. Located between the fuel... Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2013 at Steph's blog
Sometimes, people think that any random cleaning material can suffice for the overall hygienic requirements of their car. This is just plain wrong. Do you know that a number of cleaning products out there that can actually cause more harm than good to your beloved vehicle? A discomforting fact, but... Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2013 at Steph's blog
Every once in a while, we need to remove ourselves from our ever busy lives with some rest and relaxation. And a good cross country drive may be just the thing. But before that, you have to make sure that you won’t encounter any headaches during the entirety of your... Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2013 at Steph's blog
Being a responsible driver means being knowledgeable about the vehicle you’re driving. Before driving off your garage, it is important to check your BLOW-BAG: Battery, Light, Oil, Water, Brakes, Air, Gas. These are all essential elements of an automobile, but what about other car parts that are just as important?... Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2013 at Steph's blog
Cars are clearly the standardized mode of travel today. Things have been this way for quite some time now. Can your imagination really take you back to the time when bicycles were the leading trend in the world of transportation? Technology has indeed gone a long way, and our lifestyles... Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2013 at Steph's blog
Phantom. Ghost. Wraith. These are names that are not fictitious characters from stories of the unknown, but are rather characters from the widely known brand, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Ltd. For many years, we have only seen a glimpse of their automobiles in movies, online stores, and second hand sellers. Well,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2013 at Steph's blog
Can you already feel the swelling heat of the scorching sun? Summer is just around the corner! Yes! We have once again arrived at that time of the year where people gather outside to have some fun! Swimming outings, family picnics, road trips, and other popular summer activities will surely... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2013 at Steph's blog
In the continuing pursuit for ways to save money, many have confidently claimed to possess the best fuel-saving methods and products out there. A few of these trivial methods involve rolling down the windows, keeping the tailgate up or down, turning the air conditioner off, and so on. Several products... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2013 at Steph's blog
Even with the advances in automotive technology, there are still automobiles out there that still use leaf springs as a suspension, which isn’t a bad thing in any way at all. They do their job rather well, even though some people may think that they’re rather primitive these days. There... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2013 at Steph's blog
Most people say that comfort can be spelled as H-O-M-E. True enough, most of us see our home as our beloved comfort zone where we can just be ourselves as we dress without worrying what people might think of us, as we eat with our feet rested on the table,... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2013 at Steph's blog
Most gasoline stations are filled with fossil fuels which are said to be antiquated and polluting. Some would even say that they should be obsolete as there are alternatives that can be used to power automobiles and other engines. Most of the new environmental-friendly cars are either hybrids or special... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2013 at Steph's blog
In racing, suspensions play a major part in ensuring that both car and driver makes it to the finish line safe and sound. In order to keep up with the competition, a lot of racers avail of all the latest upgrades, which is essential in itself, but the ultimate secret... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2013 at Steph's blog
The archives of YouTube have so many car crash compilations that it seems that no driver can be entirely safe on the road, no matter how cautious he may be. To say that car accidents are a bummer is a cruel understatement, and in the world of safe driving, Volvo... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2013 at Steph's blog
There are a lot of blind people who are able to do things greater than most able-bodied individuals, but driving a car is definitely not one of them. Such a stunt would be frowned upon by others, not out of simple prejudice but out of both sympathy and concern for... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2013 at Steph's blog
The immense heat that has constantly scorched the streets of the Philippines can take a serious toll on our beloved vehicles. It is during these searing times when our cars are pushed to their very limit. ‘Tis the season where road trips to windy, soothing beaches are common, and the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2013 at Steph's blog
Occasionally, insurance companies offer great discounts and low protection premiums on their products and services. With a wide variety of companies to choose from, how can one determine which agencies are legit and which ones are a scam? Below, you will find five concrete signs that indicate a high possibility... Continue reading
Posted Feb 15, 2013 at Steph's blog
The number of cars converting to liquefied petroleum gas for fuel is increasing. If you’re not aware yet, LPG can be used as an alternative to the usual petroleum for your vehicle. And yes, this is the same energy source that you use in your kitchen to cook and heat... Continue reading
Posted Feb 15, 2013 at Steph's blog
Diesel has gained a reputation for being dirty, and apart from the fact that diesel engines are also noisy, it has already been pointed out to be responsible for smelly exhaust emissions. Also, diesel engines are also regarded as ineffective during cold seasons. Because they don’t have a spark plug,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 9, 2013 at Steph's blog
Tire siping, which is the process of cutting the tread of the car with slits and minute edges, is most favorable if you are fond of traveling to wet and icy roads. In this article, we will discuss five benefits of car siping that every car enthusiast should know about.... Continue reading
Posted Feb 9, 2013 at Steph's blog
Metal stamping is the manufacturing of metallic components by applying an extreme amount of pressure to blank pieces or sheets of metal. The purpose of this metal stamping process is to be able to produce formations of any shape and size desired out of the metal sheet. The ability of... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2013 at Steph's blog
The past decade marked the age where electricity can be the foremost source of power of cars. The likes of the Chevrolet Volt and the Nissan Leaf sparked the popularity of electric vehicles. This breed of cars have a set of considerable benefits such as reduced gas consumption, zero carbon... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2013 at Steph's blog