First-Time Car Buyers: 6 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying Your First Car

John Car Advice

Created for first-time car buyers, this handy guide highlights 6 mistakes to avoid when purchasing your first car. Mistakes include failing to do proper research and buying a car for its look instead of its function.Continue reading

4 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Renewing the COE of Your Car

John Car Advice

Is your vehicle’s COE expiring soon? If it is, here are four questions to ask yourself before deciding to renew your COE.Continue reading

5 Unconventional Ways to Avoid Traffic Jams in Singapore

John Car Advice

Getting stuck in traffic jams is one of the most frustrating things about driving. Follow our five tips to avoid most congestion and traffic jams in Singapore.Continue reading

​10 Bad Driving Habits That Are Actually Damaging Your Car

John Car Advice

Avoid these 10 bad driving habits if you wish to prolong your car’s overall life and reduce spending on your wallet.Continue reading

​Watch: How to Survive Getting Hit by a Car

John Car Advice

In the following video, a stuntwoman demonstrates several safety techniques that could save your life if you were to ever get hit by a car.Continue reading

What Can We Do to Reduce Traffic Accidents and Fatalities in Singapore

John Car Advice

Five people were killed in road accidents over the last week. This isn’t acceptable. It’s time for us drivers to re-evaluate our driving habits on the road.Continue reading

​How to Manage and De-Escalate Road Rage

John Car Advice

Have you ever found yourself in a road rage incident? Instead of letting your temper take over and adding fuel to the fire, here are some ways to control and manage the situation.Continue reading

​4 Tips to Extend Your Car Battery Life

John Car Advice

Car batteries have an average lifespan of three to five years. If you find yourself replacing it every one to two years, you’re probably killing it well before it’s time.Continue reading

8 Fuel Efficiency Tips To Help You Save More Money

John Car Advice

Owning a car in Singapore is already an expensive endeavour. If you find yourself visiting the petrol station far too often, check out these 8 fuel efficiency tips to lesser than strain on your wallet.Continue reading

​15 Unspoken Etiquette Rules That Every Driver Should Know

John Car Advice

Become a better driver by practicing these 15 driving etiquette rules the next time you're out on the road. These rules will not only make our roads less stressful, but they’ll also make them safer and more pleasant to travel. Continue reading

How to Stop Your Car When Your Brakes Fail

John Car Advice

Employ these defensive measures if your car brakes fail while driving on the road. Picture this: You’re out driving your car when the brake system...Continue reading

​How to Get Over the Fear of Driving

John Car Advice

Don’t let the fear of driving keep you stationary. Learn how to overcome your fears with these tips.Whether you’re a new or experienced driver, the...Continue reading

Ask These 6 Questions Before Buying a Used Car

John Car Advice

In Singapore, car buyers have the option of purchasing a used car from second-hand dealers or through direct owners. To avoid buyer's remorse, remember to ask these six questions!Continue reading

​10 Commandments That Every Motorist Should Follow

John Car Advice

Drivers, keep these 10 commandments in mind the next time you're on the road.Put together by AutoDeal, these 10 driving commandments not only make...Continue reading

5 Signs That Your Car Battery Needs Replacing

John Car Advice

Do you experience difficulty starting your car? If yes, your car battery probably needs a replacement. The battery is probably one of the most...Continue reading

4 Things Singaporean Drivers Waste Their Money On

John Car Advice

Are you wasting your hard-earned money on underutilized parking coupons, car grooming services, and expensive car modifications?You probably know...Continue reading

15 Unspoken Etiquette Rules That Every Car Passenger Should Know

John Car Advice

Fancy yourself a good car passenger? If you have a habit of snacking in the back, or if you're always fiddling with the radio, sorry, but you probably aren't the ideal passenger.Continue reading

How to Change a Flat Tyre

John Car Advice

Changing a flat tyre is a skill that every driver should possess. Instead of relying on others for help, you can easily change a car tyre in 20...Continue reading

7 Factors to Consider Before Buying a Car in Singapore

John Car Advice

Buying a car in Singapore, whether new or second-hand, is a huge financial commitment. Just like buying a house, purchasing a car in Singapore will...Continue reading

​Follow These Tips for a Hassle-Free Drive to Malaysia This Chinese New Year

John Car Advice

Travelling to Malaysia this Chinese New Year? Follow these tips for a hassle-free journey. Whether you are travelling to Malaysia to visit family...Continue reading