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What to do when you damage a wheel
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6th Jul 2016
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What to do when you damage a wheel

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Tegan Lawson
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6th Jul 2016
6 min read

What to do when you damage a wheel

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Tegan Lawson
Luxury car tax: Four things you might not know
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7th Oct 2015
4 min read

Luxury car tax: Four things you might not know

Every know and then, a figure from automotive industry pops up to decry the luxury car tax (LCT) and call for its abolition. If you’ve ever wondered what the LCT is, how it's calculated, if it’s avoidable or why we have it, this feature is for you. What is it?
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Derek Fung
On-road costs explained
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28th Jul 2015
3 min read

On-road costs explained

Buy almost anything in Australia, from an ice cream through to 100-inch flat-screen TV, and the advertised is sticker price is the maximum you will pay. You may be able to negotiate the price of big ticket items down, such as that enormous television, but the law states that retailers must include the cost of the goods and services tax (GST) in any advertised price.
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Derek Fung
DIY: Tyre safety check
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31st Mar 2015
3 min read

DIY: Tyre safety check

It takes just five minutes and it could save a life. You can take steps to protect yourself and those you love by conducting a DIY tyre safety check before you hit the road for the holidays. With unpredictable weather and increased traffic volumes, a long weekend has the potential to be a highly dangerous period on Australian roads. Standing water, rapidly changing conditions, high speeds, driver fatigue and frantic holiday traffic can make your getaway a risky proposition.
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DIY: Engine Oil Explained
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17th Aug 2014
3 min read

DIY: Engine Oil Explained

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Trent Nikolic
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17th Aug 2014
3 min read

DIY: Engine Oil Explained

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Trent Nikolic
Tyre Hieroglyphics Explained
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23rd Jun 2014
3 min read

Tyre Hieroglyphics Explained

Do you know what those markings on the sides of your tyres mean? If you do, that's great. If you don't, you need to read on… A lot of us rely on trusted experts to deal with our tyres without ever understanding exactly what connects us to the road. That's just lazy! Especially so when you consider the fact that tyres are the most important link between our vehicle and the road.
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Tegan Lawson
DIY: tyre safety
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15th Jul 2009
4 min read

DIY: tyre safety

Our recent track day at Eastern Creek, focusing on new tyre technology, has highlighted once again the need for a serious look at tyre safety. So naturally we thought it timely that we focus on keeping your rubber moving on the roadway.
Matt Brogan