How To Gravity Bleed Brakes

If you recently had your brake line or calipers replaced, there are high chances that you introduced air into the braking system. As time passes, the volume of air becomes trapped in the brake lines causing a soft or “mushy” feeling, when putting your foot on the brake pedal. This is not only an inconvenience but also a safety issue, as your brakes may not be able to perform optimally (increasing stopping time significantly). How can you fix this?

Well, this is where “Gravity Bleeding” your brakes might prove handy, which manipulates the tubing to release trapped air bubbles. This remedy is a sure-fire and easy way that can ensure your brakes function perfectly. It can be done within 30 minutes, but you may require a helping hand. Look at this detailed guide below to learn why gravity bleeding is necessary and how to perform the process one step at a time.

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What Is The Best Way Of Financing Your Car Purchase?

After a house, a car is the most expensive purchase most of us are ever likely to make. Despite the perilous state of the overall economy, car sales throughout the United States hit a record high in 2016, and all the indicators suggest that this pattern will continue in 2017. Here, we take a look at the various options open to you when it comes to financing that new car purchase and disappearing over the horizon in the drive of your dreams.

Read more: When is the right time to sell your vehicle & buy new?

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How Technology is Changing the Vehicle Industry

Modern motor vehicle systems are becoming more and more complex with each new release, as sensors and technology get added to track pretty much any aspect they can, from tire pressure to engine temperature. This technology is essential for drivers and mechanics to be able to track and maintain the vehicles, and it can also increase the safety of the vehicle. There is even technology to help you understand what's wrong with your vehicle, such as OBDII scan tools. Technology is truly the king of the road today and is definitely shaping our future as drivers.

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When Is The Right Time To Sell Your Vehicle & Buy New?

On average, the typical American keeps their car for 7.4 years before moving on to a newer model. However, there are some cars which the nation can't bear to part with, including the Ford Expedition and Chevrolet Corvette, which are kept for 9 years on average. With technology overhauling the automotive industry, it's easy to see why Americans are ditching their vehicles less than a decade after purchasing them. But, is there ever an ideal time to sell your set of wheels, other than for cosmetic reasons?

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Everything British Drivers Need To Know About Driving Post-Brexit

The Brexit saga continues, and the nation is trying it’s best to go on with their daily lives despite all the uncertainties. While we still don’t know how far-reaching the effects on the British economy and society will be, one thing is for sure, and that is that it will have a direct impact on the movement of people and merchandise. This is why drivers should brace themselves for significant change, and prepare accordingly. Here’s everything British drivers need to know about driving and number plates post-Brexit.

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