Tips for nervous new drivers

Some people adapt to driving almost immediately; for others, however, it can take a little while to get used to being behind the wheel. If you fall into the latter category, here are some tips which should help you to overcome any fears you might have and become a confident driver. Learn how your car operates and how to look after it If you're not very 'car-savvy', you may find the large number of seemingly complicated controls inside your vehicle to be somewhat overwhelming.

What You Need to Do after Storing Your Motorhome Over the Winter

Equipped with homely facilities like a kitchen and beds, your motorhome is no ordinary vehicle. Without it, most of your holiday activities like camping would be hectic considering that some luggage (like beds) isn't particularly convenient to carry around. If you are storing the motorhome for long periods during the winter, some parts may be damaged by the biting cold. Jumping at the idea of a vacation along with your motorhome is not a very good idea if it has been lying fallow for a long winter period.

What To Expect With Silicone Radiator Hoses

OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) radiator hoses are usually made of rubber while aftermarket hoses are often made of silicone. Unlike many other vehicle components, aftermarket hoses are often considered superior to those manufactured by the vehicle manufacturer. On this premise, many vehicle owners often choose silicone radiator hoses over those made of rubber when the time comes for hose replacement. This article discusses three things you should expect if you choose to go the silicone way.

Your Car's Noises Can Tell You the Servicing It Needs

When your car needs servicing, often it will present a number of signs and symptoms of the damage that has been done or the maintenance it requires. Certain noises you hear are often part of those warning signs; if you notice any grinding, ticking, or other unusual noises, this can give you a clue as to the work your car needs. Note a few noises that are telling you that your car needs servicing and what those noises may indicate as to maintenance it requires.

How to Sleep Soundly in a Caravan

When you travel by caravan, you have the option of sleeping in what feels more like a real bed, as opposed to the uncomfortable ground in a tent or a sleeping bag. However, it can still be difficult adjusting to this type of sleeping arrangement. Here are some tips for sleeping better in your caravan. Stick to Your Normal Sleeping Schedule This may be a tricky one, but it is important if you want to get good sleep while traveling in a caravan.