Difference Between 4 Wheel Drive And All-Wheel Drive


Even few years back, car shopping was so simple. You didn’t have many options other than some SUVs, trucks or pickups depending on what you want your car to mainly use on. But with technological improvements, there are more options today. Now, a big part of the car market consists of either all-wheel drive (AWD) …

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How To Measure Different Wheelbase? Stuff You Should Know


Wheelbase simply means the length in between the front wheels and center of rear wheels of a vehicle. Do not confuse it with the length of your car, wheelbase more or less measures how long a cars passenger compartment is. So you basically get the idea of how big the interior is. Moreover, the length …

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What Do Wheel Spacers Do and Are They Safe? – Cargister


So you’ve come here wondering what a wheel spacer is and what do they do? Well, in short they help you fit wider tires between the hub and the wheel. Let’s see how a wheel spacer does this. Basically, wheel spacers are used to setup larger, wider, custom tires. The spacer fits on the wheel …

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How to Install a Wheel Spacer On Your Own? – Cargister


So what are wheel spacers and what do they do? They’re essentially like a thick piece of aluminum which is curved down to fit in between a car hub and wheel. As a result, the car gets an wider track. They are one of the most popular car accessories to pimp up your car’s looks. …

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How to Drive in Snow with Front Wheel Drive Easily and Safely?

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Perhaps for many, the winter season is more than just snow and the chilly weather. It’s the time when you can fully enjoy the warmth of a lit fireplace, making snow angels, building a snowman and all the delights brought by this season. While many enjoy the view of snowfall on their window panes, snow …

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How to Replace Wheel Studs on Disc and Drum Brakes?

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Driving is both a necessity and a convenience. It has been considered as a life skill for decades. As a matter of fact, in Singapore, a progressive country in Southeast Asia, high school students may not be permitted to graduate unless they know how to drive a car. Driving is also a form of catharsis …

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What Can Actually Happen With A Bad Wheel Bearing?

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It is safe to say that many people own cars and have no idea about the mechanics that come with them. When your cars break down or have some minor problem, your trusty mechanic is always there to assist; at a very steep price, I’m afraid. Some basic mechanical knowledge is handy, especially if you …

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How To Measure Wheel Offset and Backspacing Properly?

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Wheel offset and backspacing are quite confusing topics. Although there are many controversies, these are extremely important concepts that all mechanics must be knowledgeable about before they start to work on or modify cars. Wheel Offset and How to Measure Wheel offset is how a wheel will sit in comparison to the suspension and body …

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