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Category Archives: Tech Tips

Abbotts Auto Care got a mention!!

Abbotts Auto Care has been in the business for over 18 years. We have done everything you can imagine from oil changes, to pistons, to carby's, to all sorts of things to do with cars. We have a very strong reputation in the industry as a very affordable and very knowledgable Service Centre that specialises…
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Cabin Filters – A Toxic Surprise

Your car could be making you sick and may prolong your winter flue  infection The main source of the problem is an old or clogged cabin filter in the air conditioning unit. These cabin filters are designed to stop dust, pollen and other pollutants, from entering and circulating within the interior of the vehicle, but,…
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Wipers Washers

Wipers Washers Wiper blades should be changed every six to twelve months for safe driving. Do not use cheap wiper blades! Only use quality window washer fluid in washer fluid container. Other detergents like dish washing liquid will damage pump motors and block washer jets. We can change your Wiper Blades on your next service.…
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Battery Test

Battery Test Winter overnight low temperatures or summer extreme day time heat will cause any weak battery to fail. If you have any doubts about the quality of your battery please call us to arrange a convenient time to test your battery. This can be done while you wait. For Battery Check & Service You…
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Importance of Coolant

Importance of Coolant The main function of coolant is to efficiently and rapidly remove heat from an operating engine, stop corrosion, and keep all hoses and seals durable and pliable during their service life. Growing demands to lift fuel efficiency and lower exhaust emissions have only served to place increased demands on the cooling system.…
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Brake System Service

Brake System Service The brake system of motor vehicles needs to be properly maintained to ensure effective safe braking. Brake fluid plays a vital role in the safety of the system and is hygroscopic, meaning that it absorbs moisture from the air, degrades the quality and needs to be regularly changed in accordance with the…
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Automatic Transmission Service

Automatic Transmission Service Modern automatic transmissions have become very complex and are designed for maximum fuel economy with low exhaust emissions. Further advancements in technology have produced up to six speed overdrive transmissions that are now common on today’s modern fuel efficient motor cars. To ensure a trouble free and economical life, industry authorities recommend…
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