The complete guide to driving your pets—The 7 steps to making your car safe for pets!

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Pets and cars aren't always an ideal combination, especially if you're going on long rides. But sometimes there's no one available to pet-sit, or you have to...Continue reading

7 types of drivers in a traffic jam—Which type are you?

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Traffic jams—we've all been there. If you're lucky, you won't have to wait long to turn onto a side road and get out of there, but for the serious cases, you...Continue reading

5 dangerous car problems you need to fix immediately

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All cars develop small issues from time to time, especially if they've been driven for a while. Many of these aren't serious, and you can drive perfectly...Continue reading

The complete guide to childproofing: Make your car a safe place for children

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A parent's first priority is to keep their child safe no matter where they are. When your toddler is still learning about the world, it's important to childproof...Continue reading

Driver's Paradise: Kranji Countryside Farmers' Market

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Looking for a fun outing over the weekend? In a small country like Singapore, it can be hard to find new places to rest and recharge. Luckily, we've got just the...Continue reading

Is your mechanic cheating you? 5 warning signs your mechanic should not be trusted

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As drivers, we naturally care about our cars, and want to make sure they're in good working condition. But it's hard not to feel doubtful when you bring your ride to the...Continue reading

Trading in vs selling—which is really better for you?

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In Singapore, a car can be one of your biggest assets. This means that buying and selling are always very important decisions—you want to make the best choice so...Continue reading

The complete guide to overseas vehicle accidents: Be prepared before going abroad

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Being in a car accident is a frightening experience, but being in a car accident overseas is even worse. If you get into trouble on foreign roads, you may be confused on...Continue reading

How can you drive safe in JB? 7 useful tips to protect yourself and your car

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Johor Bahru is a very popular place for Singaporeans to go shopping, or just grab a bite over the weekend. The food is great, the prices are low, and it's a relatively short...Continue reading

COE price drop across ALL categories—here’s what you should know!

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The COE results for Round 2 June 2017 are out, and for the first time all year, every single category has dropped by at least $1,600! This is no surprise for...Continue reading

No more parking coupons? Traditional parking coupons vs New mobile parking fee app

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If you're a driver in Singapore, you'll have to deal with parking coupons. Are you the kind of person who keeps a stack of parking coupons in the car? Or do you always forget...Continue reading

The complete guide to DIY car washing: Save money and keep your car clean

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Nobody likes driving a dirty car, with week-old dust clogging up the windshield and splotches of dirt making the paint look ugly. But at the same time, not all of us have...Continue reading

7 little-known tips to extend your car's lifespan

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Are you the kind of driver who changes your car at the end of every COE? Or have you been using the same faithful old vehicle for 30 years? Whichever kind of driver you are,...Continue reading

Driver's Paradise: Upper Peirce Reservoir

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Looking for a fun outing over the weekend? In a small country like Singapore, it can be hard to find new places to rest and recharge. Luckily, we've got just the thing for...Continue reading

The ultimate car wash comparison: Dishwashing soap vs Car shampoo vs Homemade solutions

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Finally, which type of carwash solution is best for your car's paint? No driver likes to see scratches their precious paint job, and you don't want to end up unknowingly...Continue reading

The complete guide to parking fine appeals: What to do when you need to get out of a fine

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Parking fines in Singapore are no joke. For mistakes like displaying an expired coupon or parking illegally, you could be required to pay as much as $200!...Continue reading

4 smart tips to save up to $700 when you need to park in the CBD!

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In Singapore's Central Business District (CBD), everything is more expensive—and that includes the parking! A typical person who drives to work in the CBD...Continue reading

5 Common Mistakes You Might Be Making When You Change Your Engine Oil

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Engine oil is essential to the smooth running of your car—it lubricates engine parts and keeps them cool and clean so that the car doesn't overheat. Without...Continue reading

95 vs 98 Petrol - Are You Actually Wasting Money on Premium Petrol?

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Most drivers believe that 98 petrol is more expensive than 95 petrol because it's higher quality and better for your car. 98 petrol does cost...Continue reading

The Complete Guide to Used-Car Buying: All You Need to Know from Budgeting to Choosing the Right Car

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As a working adult in busy Singapore, owning a car can be very useful, and some of our jobs may even make it a requirement. But a brand-new car is extremely expensive. A...Continue reading