0403965583

There are ‘Dodgy Brothers’ in every industry.

One of my customers from Aspley had a problem with the Air Conditioner in his house.  Not knowing anybody, he rang a random from the paper.  The "Air conditioning professional" soon told him that he needed a whole new system.  He was surprised, but he took his word...

When Mechanics are like doctors

When mechanics are like doctors When a problem in a car occurs, sometimes mechanics can easily find it (pray for those types of troubles!). But sometimes the problem is hard to find.  Cars are INSANELY complex now and getting worse. When my father did his...

Timing Belts

Not all vehicles have timing belts. The ones that do will cost you more to maintain (for cheap motoring, choose a car with a timing CHAIN instead). Changing timing belts are not an optional extra, if they break, in most modern engines, the engine will be basically...

Electronic Rego Cameras- Easier than ever to get a fine!

It used to be a fine-able offence to leave your rego sticker on the window after it had expired. So now we have no stickers - are you allowed to keep the old one on? Yes and No. QLD law says if your vehicles is under 4500 kg (4.5 tonne) - which is your car or van, you...

Tricky Diagnosis – When Mechanics are like Doctors!

When a problem in a car occurs, sometimes mechanics can easily find it (pray for those types of troubles!), But sometimes the problem is hard to find. Cars are INSANELY complex now and getting worse. When my father did his apprenticeship in the 60’s they estimated...

Nitrogen in your tyres – don’t waste your money!

I’ll give it to you straight. Nitrogen in your tyres is a sham. Yes, tyres runs cooler and last longer with nitrogen in them IF YOU ARE A FORMULA ONE DRIVER! In normal motoring, it makes no difference - except for 1) red valve caps and 2) a lighter wallet! Air is free...

Scam Alert

Scam Alert There is a scam about if you choose to sell your vehicle privately. They SMS you asking you to contact them via email. This is your first clue. The SMS will come from a 'Sarah' or 'Jane'. I don't know how they do it, but the only way I can have Sarah come...

Pre Purchase checks – Worth every cent!

Thinking of buying a secondhand car, bobcat or truck? Pre purchase checks are a very good idea. A nice looking vehicle can hide plenty of mechanical nasties that you need to know about before committing to. RACQ charge $315 (non members) and $260 (members) for such a...

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Albany Creek 4035

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