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3 September 2020
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Checking Your Car’s Fluids

Like people, cars need good fluids to keep them going and hydrated. Engine oil is obviously the main one, as it’s so key we have a separate guide to checking your engine oil. But there are also many other fluids that help keep your car running smoothly. Below is a guide on how to check these fluids and what to look for.
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3 September 2020
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Roadside Assistance comparison NZ

There are plenty of providers in New Zealand that can be called 24/7 nationwide to assist if you break down. Below are our top 5 picks when we compared roadside assistance in NZ.
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3 September 2020
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How to check your engine oil?

Auto Trader’s step by step guide on how to check your engine oil NZ
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3 September 2020
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Why buy an EV in NZ?

There are many benefits of owning an electrical vehicle, especially in New Zealand. We have listed a few NZ specific reasons for owning an EV.
3 September 2020
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How to prepare for a WOF in NZ?

Your Warrant of Fitness is important to ensure that your vehicle meets road safety standards. Preparing for a WOF can be a bit daunting, but we’ve got you covered with a simple checklist to make sure you’re ready.
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3 September 2020
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EV vs Hybrid. Fully electric, plug-in hybrid or hybrid? We break down the pros and cons of each option.

With many Kiwis looking to make the switch to a more economical and environmentally friendly vehicle. It is important to find the right option to fit yours and your families needs. So Hybrid vs. Fully Electric, what’s the difference? We break down all of the options to help you find the right fit.
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3 September 2020
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How to save your Auto Trader search

Keep up to date with the latest vehicles on the market by saving your Auto Trader search. You will then receive emails at your chosen frequency notifying you of new vehicles online so that you can stay in the loop with the best deals from over 33,000+ online.
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3 September 2020
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How to Check your Tyre Pressure?

The air pressure in the tyres supports the weight of your vehicle, so if it is low this can have a detrimental impact on the way that your vehicle runs. The main reasons that it is important to make sure that your tyres have the correct air pressure are; safety and economy.
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