Automotive News: Maintenance: Hobby

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New Carwash App for Easier Life


With so many things to do in very little time available, there are times when people have to be really selective in choosing the tasks they need to accomplish for each day. And in most cases, many neglected the importance of car maintenance. Carwash is considered as one of the most boring and tiring task that many would likely to avoid doing the task on their own. Yes, they’d like to take it into nearby carwash station to keep their cars clean and well cared by the professionals.

Taking the cars to the local carwash center seems to be a simple task however this could also be time-consuming and truly frustrating for some. It is because even though they can avoid the manual work, in most cases they have to spare their free time to visit the carwash. Weekend seem to be the perfect time to pay the local carwash a visit, where you have much free time available during those days and it will be a quick visit nevertheless. No, it is not! As most people think the same thing, the weekend can be easily becoming the worst day to visit local carwash center. Big chances you will end up wasting hours of your valuable free-time waiting for the car being washed.

And instead of spending endless hours awaiting for the carwash to be done, one can make it even simpler and less frustrating by utilizing the ZIDE App. This is a revolutionary mobile app that intuitively collaborating the modern technology with carwash and maintenance. So instead of the conventionally visiting the carwash station and get the car registered manually for the cleanup, people can easily to do the whole thing via online via ZIDE App. Once a service order is registered by the app, a team will be dispatched to the user’s location to pick up the car and to deliver it back once it done and fully cleaned.

ZIDE App offers efficiency on both time and effort as car owners can now easily to get their cars cleaned by the professionals while they’re at home or office. Everything can be arranged through ZIDE App so that people can ensure the car always well cared without having to leave their work or other activities. It also allows people to have more time for the family during the weekend without having to visit the local carwash station during those days.

And today, ZIDE App is available at ZIDEApp to download. It will be automatically installed to the user’s phone once the download is finished. And after quick setting and arrangement, the app will be fully working for anyone to use and order their first carwash service through ZIDE App. The user interface is so easy to navigate that even beginners will find no difficulties in utilizing this app at their very first attempt. For more information about ZIDE App and how it truly works, one can easily to learn about it by visiting This is the official website brought to you by ZIDE App developer to make sure people have more information about this carwash app whenever they need it.

Understanding Motor Fuel


Motor fuel is such a device / machine which converts thermal energy / heat into mechanical energy. This energy can be obtained from the combustion process is divided into two (2) categories, namely:

Motor fuel external combustion, which is a machine that has a combustion system that occurs outside of the machine itself. For example, a steamengine in which thermal energy from the combustion engine is moved into the working fluid.Burning of water in the boiler to produce steam vapor is then inserted into the new system of engine work to get the mechanical power.

Internal combustion engine. In general, the internal combustion engine known as motor fuel. Fuel combustion process occurs within the engine itself so that the combustion gases at the same time serves as a working fluid machine.Motor fuel itself is divided into several types based on the system used, the reciprocating engine, gas turbine motor fuel, motor fuel and jet propulsion gas. For reciprocating engine is divided into twotypes, namely the motor gasoline and diesel motors. According to his step motor fuel divided into a machine with a two-step process and engine with four-step process.

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Things to Consider Before Touring

Things to Consider Before Touring

Touring is an activity long journey to a destination using either a motor vehicle or car. Of course, these activities are also highly favored by all the biker in the World. Due to touring together with friends, community members, or the club will be able to eliminate the fatigue of everyday activities.Especially with treats scenery and beautiful destination certainly will eliminate fatigue when riding a motorcycle. But unfortunately there are some deep biker traveling touring sometimes encounter problems or incidents on the streets. Supposedly as a biker must prepare and pay attention to everything before traveling touring, especially with the motor.

Surely for touring activities usually conducted in groups, because this will make touring members feel secure that there will be a help if a member has experienced a problem.

In addition to note when before departing touring must prepare everything well with cooked for himself and the vehicle. Starting from the physical preparation, before touring biker must maintain body condition in a state fit or fitter. Biker recommended to not run heavy activity. Also certainly do not sleep late at night which can cause drowsiness effects when traveling. Then certainly for the sake of keeping fit while on the go touring biker should wear completeness drive for yourself that can be wearpack. Surely ranging from helmets, jackets, boots, protective elbow, knee and so forth. The more complete wear pack is used, the lower the risk of fatal injury while experiencing undesirable events. After preparing the completeness, biker should also be extremely cautious, and always put “Safety Riding”. In the touring was usually consists of a long lineup. Then note the distance and note the code given by the biker in front of. Continue reading

Vigilant Vehicle Tires

Vigilant Vehicle Tires

Have experienced motorcycle tires or new tires are worn several weeks to balloon? These conditions are hated by the rider because it is very disturbing comfort when driving and can also cause accidents.

Tires  swell due to the inclusion of air between the twolayers forming the tire. The air will expand when the tires are worn on the streets and exposed to either heat from friction or directly from the sun.The air that inflates in a coating that makes the tire to balloon. When used flat will be felt shaking, like driving on bumpy road.

The cause of the tire to balloon assortment, among which lack carefully situations during the production process, charging excessive wind pressure, and could also be due tires deformationcaused by the lack of pressure and excessive weight.Besides it can also be caused by stones or nails.

The often inflated tires can be seen from the vibration caused when the vehicle is used on unpaved roads are straight and smooth. If the vibrationcaused often when speeding, that means the tires run into bumps.But it must be distinguished, if the tire to be vibrating or noisy it could be a tire tread clay and stuck to the tires. Continue reading

Procedures Using Hazard Lights

Procedures Using Hazard Lights

Shortage of information about the order of the traffic on the street is still a common thing for every motorist and cars. There are still many riders who do not know the use of the hazard warning lights, especially for motorists. The use of hazard lights are not appropriate during the rainy season like now could cause accidents.

Hazard lights commonly referred to as an emergency signal lights, these lights on motorvehicles is a mode that can be activated so that the left and right turn signal lights flashing simultaneously. Hazard lights used as a cue or emergency alert on the vehicle and as a courtesy to other road users to be careful. For example, when the vehicle was breaking down, replace the tires or warnings to be careful that in tow. Hazard lights can be activated by pressing the hazard button with a picture of a red triangle. Generally, every motorist still use the hazard lights is at an inopportune time. This is not recommended and is not allowed, especially during heavy rains.

Position hazard lights located in every corner of and cause the turn signal lights do not work. Though the function of the turn signal is a sign to turn. When the hazard lights turned on, all the lights in the front and at the back will flash simultaneously. Motorists who are on the left or right of the vehicle would see it as a regular turn signal lights will turn right or left.At the time of heavy rains, the hazard lights are turned on will cause other motorists can not anticipate the direction of motion of the vehicle. Because the vehicle is turning on the hazard lights will be switched lanes own wishes, without giving the code to the left or to the right of the first. You should not ever turn on the hazardlights, simply turn on the headlights and cautious during heavy rains. Continue reading

Some tips on car care

Some tips on car care

Regular maintenance is essential for your car . Regular maintenance will certainly reduce the possibility of unexpected damage .For that , you should take the time to read the car ‘s manual before startingtreatment .This will allow you to become familiar and understand the important parts of your car .

Here are some basic tips that can be used as a reference to perform maintenance on the car :

  • Check the tire

Tires will live long to always make sure the tire pressure according to the manufacturer’s specifications . Check the manual to find out how much the optimal tire pressure for your car. Also check the tire tread . Tires need to be replaced if the tire threads have started to becomevisible .

  • Check the car battery

Routine to check your car battery .

  • Checking oil , lubricants , belts , and hoses

Oil , lubricants , belts , and hoses can be checked easily . Check the enginecompartment if there is oil or lubricant level is low . Check also if there is wear and tear on the car belt .

  • Check the brake

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How to Take Care New Motorcycle

how to care new motorcycle

For some people, there are still many who do not know the correct way of taking care of the motor. Of course you do not want it, your bike is still some matter of months had gone into the shop?Very regrettable one when it happens because you can not take care of him properly. Then, how to care for your pet a new motor?

Share some tips on how to care for a motor which is very useful for those of you who have a motor. So that you keep your bike in terms of performance and durability of the engine, and no less important is your motor body is still kept clean so that it looks new all the time.Try it compare between people who always took care of his bike people who carelessly just riding the bike. Different looks right in terms of performance and cleanliness of the bike? Therefore leave your oldhabits do not pay attention to the motor and start taking care of your bikeusing the new motor to take care of that to say below.Motor also want to be considered fully by you let me look handsome or pretty.

How to care for the new bike was very good for the health of your bike:

  • If your bike is still new, not used to carry a load that is too heavy a minimum of up to 500 km. We recommend running your motor at a steady pace, so that the engine you hold up longterm.
  • Take advantage of the free service motorcycle and three times the oil change. Especially for the treatment of motor 4 stroke engine, pour a little oil into the exhaust, so that your original exhaust durable and not easily porous.
  • Perform maintenance / periodical check (tune up).Should do a tune up every two months to the garage.
  • Warm up the motor before use. Do not be too long, 5 minutes is enough. Why only five minutes? Because if more than that, the exhaust pipe will turn yellow, and will waste fuel in vain.
  • Be diligent washing your bike. It also allows the frame and the engine you do not easily corroded and porous.

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How While Driving Rain

How While Driving Rain

With torrential rain which certainly produces a slippery roads, limited visibility and can even cause flooding at any given point. Obviously with these conditions when driving the vehicle be it a car or motorcycle will lead to a higher risk because due to rain this.The greatest possibility is diminished traction tires because the process that causes a vehicle Hydroplaning easy to slip. And also there are other things that can happen at any time during the rain.

The first is always focused on the wheel and the road you are going through, also avoid talking or phoned. Because if you are chatting or calling will reduce the concentration of the driver that will cause the risk of accidents that are not in want.If there is a telephonecall or telephone purposes are important then you better pull over in a safe place so as not to endanger yourself and other road users.

Both always keep the vehicle, to adhere to a safedistance your vehicle through your estimates it will minimize the risk of injury to the vehicle in front of you.For the car at highspeed safest is about the length of six cars in front of you, if a low speed can be lessthan that. As for the bike about 5times the length of the motor, because the motor is easy to dodge. But it remains cautious in pass braking and driving. Continue reading



Motorcycles are vehicles with two wheels driven by an engine. Second layout inline wheels straight and at a high speed motorcycle remained stable due to the gyroscopic force. While at low speed, stability or equilibrium depends on the settings of motorcycle handlebars by motorists.The use of motorcycles in Indonesia is very popular because the price is relatively cheap, affordable for mostpeople and the use of fuel as well as well as operational cost saving enough.

First motorcycle in the world. Motorcycle is the development of a conventional bicycle is first discovered. In 1868, Michaux ex Cie, a company that produces the world’s first large-scale bike, started to develop the steam engine propulsion bike.But these efforts still have not succeeded, and then followed by Edward Butler, a British inventor.Butler made a three-wheeled vehicle with an engine through combustion.Since the discovery, the more do the experiment to make motorcycles and cars. One was conducted by the Gottlieb Daimler and Wilhelm Maybach of Germany. Continue reading

How to Eliminate Motorcycle scratch


Have your favorite motorcycle suffered scratches on the body of the motor for some reason? Whether it’s a result of friction with other objects that are not intentional or due to the occurrence of accidents that make the most of your motor body becomes smooth as before.With the growing and ever increasing use of two-wheeled vehicle is then certainly the result of increased growth of two-wheeler users and would pose a risk of highaccident rates come with the growth of two-wheeled vehicle users.

How to Eliminate Scratch on Motorcycle

Before comrades practice how to eliminate scratches the motor must first prepare some of the tools needed, then look carefully and do the ways below carefully:

  1. First, wash the parts that are scratched or there until clean.After that prepare sandpaper sandpaper with a minimum size of 2000. The size of the finer sandpaper is better but the size is highly recommended for the motor body. Soak the sandpaper and wet the entire surface of the motor body is scratched or scraped. Then do sandpaper by way of caution with the movement in one direction left to right or bottom upwards. Remember how this needs patience, do not let you in a hurry.Make up beret disappeared and the motorbody until blended but not too deep. After that, dry the motor body with a soft cloth.
  2. How to remove scratches on the second motor, if the motor body is not there beret or scratches and has a flat surface with the body compound provide smooth and rub a soft cloth sandpaper until the scars are not visible at all. And clean the remaining compound to smooth the motor body until it is clean nothing left.Compound is usually available at a car repair shop or a part of word magic store building or a modification of the motor body.
  3. Third, do the polishing in the body of the motor by using a liquid polishes are available as KIT or the like until the motor body shiny and smooth. Noteworthy do polishing by rotating so as not to damage the paint your bike. After completion of the motor is ready for use.
  4. Fourth is how to eliminate scratches on the bike shorter to remove scratches by using a commercially available tool. The tool is called “Fix It Pro” which is claimed to eliminate scratches or permanent scratches in seconds.For its use only need to use a tool shaped markers and end markers above beret or scratches until the scratches disappear.
  5. The fifth is a preventive way to avoid scratches or scrapes on your motor body that is by placing a sticker in full or full body in order to protect the motor body from unwanted scratches. In this way the motor body you will stay awake and when the sticker is removed the motor body will remain smooth as new.

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