hi, bros ijust buy a bicycle for my son,  and i his bicycle behind my car go to pasiris but my car don't hav d grid for bicycle. i hav saw on road that the car behind hand the bicycle. i want to ma...

27 Jul 2010
steven_VW Hi kennylim64,

What you need is a proper bike rack for holding the bicycle to transport them. There are mainly two types of racks, one is a roof mount type (roof rack), the other is a strp on boot m...
27 Jul 2010
ztcc78 or u can try ur luck for a 2nd hand at togoparts.com
28 Jul 2010
hi. bros i hav just change my car brake-pad few days ago. 1st 2 day it depress brake its normal, but after 2 days when i depress my brake sometime can heard sharp noise? isn't my brake-pad hav prob...

25 Jun 2010
steven_VW It is quite common for new brake pad to have noise (high pitch, "yneeee..... kind of noise, as if your brake pad is worn) in the beginning, it will usually goes off after awhile. If the problem per...
25 Jun 2010
kennylim64 bros, thank for adivce, but like to known that u said a while means how long? beacuse my case is about the noise is about 4 - 5 days.

Quote:
"Formerly posted by steven_VW: It is quite common for ne...
26 Jun 2010
ztcc78 Quote:
"Formerly posted by kennylim64: bros, thank for adivce, but like to known that u said a while means how long? beacuse my case is about the noise is about 4 - 5 days.
"
he means in terms of m...
26 Jun 2010
steven_VW If the problem persist after say about two week max or about 1000 km, do send for checks. Sometime the quality of the brake pads do make a difference and may have sound like this. Did the mechanic ...
27 Jun 2010
kennylim64 Quote:
"Formerly posted by steven_VW: If the problem persist after say about two week max or about 1000 km, do send for checks. Sometime the quality of the brake pads do make a difference and may ha...
27 Jun 2010
steven_VW OEM = Original Equipment Manufacturing. It means parts not manufactured by the original brand owner themselves but by third party manufacturers. Example, Toyota make original brake pads for its Alt...
27 Jun 2010
hi bros, i am drive chevolet aveo5 3 yrs plus. i wanna go for aftermaker svc. by right now, i hav2 workshop to choose but i really confess, so need bros yrs adivce. 1 at autobay (Huatlee), 2nd at d...

9 Jun 2010
steven_VW Hi kennylim64,

I am not sure what is the basis of the mechanic asking you to service your car every 6-7 months instead of basing on mileage. You don't have to use very good, high performance engine ...
9 Jun 2010
hi, pro. have your use philip light ? life span longer than normal brand? ofcause not compare to hid.  philip brand hav a few type like doulb version etc...which is better? i thinking to get this b...

5 Jun 2010
THANK BROS ADIVCE, BUT WHERE SOULD I GET THE BRAND PIAA OR BOSCH LAMP ? IF BROS, U KNOWN THE ADDRESS OR OTHER . PLEASE LET ME KNOW. THANK YOU

29 May 2010
steven_VW You should be able to find them in Autobaccs.


30 May 2010
hi, bros i hav my car chevolet aveo5. and i want to change d head lamp to HID? but i don't where hav resonal prize? because i last tim heard that HID life span longer than normal? isn't true? bros,...

26 May 2010
steven_VW Hi kennyim64,

What is the reason for you to change to HID head lights? if its due to longer life span, I have not heard of that. Even if it is true, I think you are still better off to change a norm...
27 May 2010
kennylim64


Quote:thank fr yr adivce bros. so if i want to change back to d normal bulb, which brand is better ?because my currency light cannot light on.
THANK YOU.
"Formerly posted by steven_VW: Hi kenny...
28 May 2010
wilswong very good bulb brands are PIAA and Bosch.  HID do seem brighter but the light intensity is the one that throws the light.  White light don't show as much and actually is a hazard when travelling up...
28 May 2010
ihi, bros, i notic that when i start my engine d ABS icon light on ....off....on?and also sometime when i depress brake pedal its feel abit loose, sometime can hear d sound like ti..ti.... behind d...

2 May 2010
steven_VW Hi kennylim64,

When the ABS light come on there are usually two problems to worry about, one is the sensor on the wheels, this can be replaced and the cost is usually quite low. Two, is the ABS pump...
3 May 2010
kennylim64 Quote:
"Formerly posted by steven_VW:
Hi kennylim64,

When the ABS light come on there are usually two problems to worry about, one is the sensor on the wheels, this can be replaced and the cost is u...
4 May 2010
steven_VW Hi kennyim64,

I think bigger workshops like Comfort Delgro, Khang Auto..etc should be able to help you using computer diagnostic but not sure the cost. Let me also check to see any other workshops c...
5 May 2010
steven_VW Hi Kennylim64,

Please check your inbox, I PM you the workshop contact. You may want to ask them to diagnose and quote you the price for repair.

Cheers!!!


5 May 2010
hi bros , didi yr use power z-atom , i hav haerd 1 sale man told me that its good for fc @ power etc. and he teach me how to use its its just $25. also he hav said that if want see its can work onl...

18 Apr 2010
Errand What's power z-atom? fuel additive?
18 Apr 2010
neutral I have tried using power z sometime back, the engine does feel slightly more powerful but cannot feel the fuel saving part.

Even if it saves fuel, you have to do the maths, $25 per bottle can add to...
19 Apr 2010
hi, bros, my chrolet aveo 5 OPC , want to 3rd service end of mths. i wonder go for after market service . and i have 2 option to go , 1. Huat Lee Batter & Motor pte ltd. 2. Khang Automat Trans.
any ...

5 May 2009
krazyguy_08 had my 60k servicing done at huat lee.. everything was done in around 90mins.. A good thing that i observed is that they are using torque wrench for tyre nuts and for sparks plugs.. Not many work...
6 May 2009
hi , bros i am going to service my car my car soon for 3rd service .
and my car is off-peak car , so i think go to khang auto.
any bros can give adivce about khang auto. if any one service ther...

13 Feb 2009
neutral Usually most car workshops are ok for normal servicing. Just drain oil, change oil, filters, etc. Even you can do it yourself. I don't see any problem. Just be sure to ask about the package price b...
13 Feb 2009
lchuanglr hi kenny,

i do my servicing there as they hold the warranty for my car. they've got good service, and their garage is very neat which is always a good sign. they seem quite knowledgeable about w...
14 Feb 2009
kokbeng They are employing technician from malaysian and china?
15 Feb 2009
kokbeng Quote:
"Formerly posted by kokbeng:
They are employing technician from malaysian and china?"
Amend is mechanic.
15 Feb 2009
lchuanglr yup, but i think they have a system of the local super lao jiaos watching over them and teaching them, so i think it's ok. anyway, jazz/fit is quite common lah, so I don't think they'll have any pr...
15 Feb 2009
hi , i am go to my car 3 service by next week. i want to try carlube triple r fully synthetic oil(4w50) 27.90. but i don't its good for my car , did any bros , known about this brand ,pleas give m...

15 Sep 2008
accyt1978 Quote:
"Formerly posted by kennylim64:
hi , i am go to my car 3 service by next week. i want to try carlube triple r fully synthetic oil(4w50) 27.90. but i don't its good for my car , did any bros ...
17 Sep 2008
lchuanglr hey steven,

I've only gone for 1K and 10K servicing, so I think didn't have to change spark plug yet.. how long can those last?

can I ask you, what does your mechanic do when you go for your ...
17 Sep 2008
steven_VW I am using those normal Bosch spark plugs (think is Platinum or something...not very sure) which cost like $4 - $6 a piece (can't remember). I change them together with the engine oil, oil filter, ...
18 Sep 2008
accyt1978 Quote:
"Formerly posted by lchuanglr:
hey steven,

I've only gone for 1K and 10K servicing, so I think didn't have to change spark plug yet.. how long can those last?

can I ask you, what does ...
18 Sep 2008
EdmundSng Quote:
"Formerly posted by accyt1978:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by lchuanglr:
hey steven,

I've only gone for 1K and 10K servicing, so I think didn't have to change spark plug yet.. how long can th...
18 Sep 2008
accyt1978 Quote:
"Formerly posted by EdmundSng:

Totally agree...

they dun do wat 15 point checks cause urs is initial servicing..

bro accyt.. ur scobbie go where do servicing? no MI for me.. a potent...
18 Sep 2008
EdmundSng Quote:
"Formerly posted by accyt1978:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by EdmundSng:

Totally agree...

they dun do wat 15 point checks cause urs is initial servicing..

bro accyt.. ur scobbie go where...
18 Sep 2008
lchuanglr Quote:
"Formerly posted by steven_VW:
I am using those normal Bosch spark plugs (think is Platinum or something...not very sure) which cost like $4 - $6 a piece (can't remember). I change them toge...
19 Sep 2008
steven_VW erm... no lah... I don't think its nice to post the workshop name here since they don't pay to advertise... forum rules lah...ha ha!!! But if you want, I can PM you the contact and hook you up with...
19 Sep 2008
lchuanglr thanks steven! time to pull out my manual...
19 Sep 2008
hi, bros u have heard nitrogen gas? what is this?
h-tyres , if your tryes buy from them n pump its free , if not they will charge $20(4 wheels) for 1 time for nitrogen gas. u can com every six mon...

10 May 2008
sumo This has been around for some time. Not really practical as you need to go back to the tyre shop. Besides, whenever you send car for servicing, it's usually checked, rotated and "pumped". Only need...
12 May 2008
hi, isn't any can help me ? what is sound proofing for? i hav heard ppl said that sound proofing is for soud insulation like road noise...etc. isn't true any pro hav can give me some advice. my car...

1 Mar 2008
ztcc78 sound proof can be use against road noise
n also be an ideal for ur I.C.E in a way
2 Mar 2008
gym900 sound proofing as the names suggests is to reduce the amount of wind, tire, engine and other noise from entering or escaping ur car. try SILENT, one of the bigger brands in s'pore. cheers
25 Mar 2008
carzlover Quote:
"Formerly posted by kennylim64:
hi, isn't any can help me ? what is sound proofing for? i hav heard ppl said that sound proofing is for soud insulation like road noise...etc. isn't true any ...
4 Apr 2008
Hi All,

Did PPS last friday at Un****, took almost 5 hoursn to finish the job.
I must say the results is quite impressive. The paint is now very smooth to the touch...and dirt really coes off ...

12 Feb 2007
layangman Stinkray, sent email.
13 Feb 2007
ckoonyin can send the contacts to my email too pls?
18 Feb 2007
stinkray Quote:
"Formerly posted by layangman:
Stinkray, sent email."

Thanks Layangman,

Will go down to get a quote once I got my new ride.....thanks....
19 Feb 2007
ckoonyin Quote:
"Formerly posted by layangman:
Hi All,

Did PPS last friday at Un****, took almost 5 hoursn to finish the job.
I must say the results is quite impressive. The paint is now very smooth to...
25 Feb 2007
ckoonyin Hey peeps,

just got my car done with CSII with Unique today and it was really a wonderful experience.

All thanks to Sherine, i managed to get a slot today despite their busy schedule.

Upon...
1 Mar 2007
sphinx Hi layangman... can email me sphinx_v@hotmail.com the contact details as well please?? thanks ah
2 Mar 2007
dazzler Hi Bro Layangman... can email me daryltng1244@yahoo.com.sg the contact details as well please?? I just got my neew ride - ISIS, and want to protect it fast. Many thanks !
7 Mar 2008
layangman Quote:
"Formerly posted by dazzler:
Hi Bro Layangman... can email me daryltng1244@yahoo.com.sg the contact details as well please?? I just got my neew ride - ISIS, and want to protect it fast. Ma...
7 Mar 2008
kennylim64 can u e-mail to kennylim64@hotmail.com
i like to known the address & contact no. how much u pay ?
Hey peeps,

just got my car done with CSII with Unique today and it was really a wonderful ex...
16 Mar 2008
gym900 hey guys. how much did ur pay for ur CS2 treatment.?? pls reply..thx.
26 Mar 2008
isn't d shell ,mobil or celtex fully synthetic oil have expir date?

8 Sep 2007
neutral Oil is in its raw state, what expiry date? Perhaps the additives may have, but the company will not tell you what they put. The worst scenerio will be oil in raw state without additives(like minera...
13 Sep 2007
joycelym Eh... how about mineral oils? not "engineered"?
13 Sep 2007
domino88 Quote:
"Formerly posted by kennylim64:
isn't d shell ,mobil or celtex fully synthetic oil have expir date?"

I guess it should be 18-month or so. I was a mechanic in the army and we usually chang...
13 Sep 2007
neutral Your storage is oil in the tank but vehicle in storage or oil in original drum in storage?
13 Sep 2007
kkchai I know alcohol don't have life limit...the longer you keep it better it taste...

Alcohol and oil also carbon organic, so should be work same...try keep like you keep wine...maybe it good for us ...
14 Sep 2007
neutral KK, wine keep too long become vinegar hor...
14 Sep 2007
joycelym Quote:
"Formerly posted by Char:
I wouldn't say that mineral oil are pump the crude oil from the ground and use it. Syn oil are derived by researchers looking at how oil can be derived to specifica...
14 Sep 2007
kkchai Mommy, later go on road sure kill all the people ler...Haha...

Mommy maybe you can try put some your in it...
14 Sep 2007
joycelym Quote:
"Formerly posted by kkchai:
Mommy, later go on road sure kill all the people ler...Haha...

Mommy maybe you can try put some your in it..."

KK... mine is the raw form leh, not "engineer...
14 Sep 2007
sumo Quote:
"Formerly posted by joycelym:
...may be they can consider to do a research on turning human waste into "engineered" engine oil or fuel.."

...that's methane gas
20 Sep 2007
hi , bros i wan 2 carmat for new car , but i very confused about carmat have 3 pcs and 5 pcs? i known 3 pcs is front 2 pcs , rear 1 whole pcs. and 5 pcs is front 2 pcs , rear 3 pcs. also for both a...

22 Aug 2007
mojo Quote:
"Formerly posted by kennylim64:
hi , bros i wan 2 carmat for new car , but i very confused about carmat have 3 pcs and 5 pcs? i known 3 pcs is front 2 pcs , rear 1 whole pcs. and 5 pcs is fr...
22 Aug 2007
kokbeng Does 3 pcs or 5 pcs matter? 1 big pieace behind not convenient to place the mat unless there is big area. Smaller piece better as you can take out pieace by pieace to clean. Also not that bulky. Bu...
23 Aug 2007
acewan buy 3A ar... can't tell the diff btw 3M and 3A... hahaha
24 Aug 2007
iNDS bro the 3pcs want can do the job liow...
25 Aug 2007
sumo 3pc much better. less sliding.
29 Aug 2007
serametin for me, i prefer one whole piece behing instead of 3 pcs.
29 Aug 2007
hi , bros hav anyone use 3a carmat b4? how its 3a isn't good ?and i heard ppl said that 3a carmat is cheaper than 3m, and also thicker than 3m carmat?

please give me adivse .

thank you very m...

22 Aug 2007
Skye I've had my 3M carmat for more than 2 years. Still like new
22 Aug 2007
acewan I'm using 3A... so far no complains... can't really tell the diff btw 3A n 3M...
23 Aug 2007
hi, bros have anybody install broquet? i hav heard broquet can give yr car more power and save FC ? isn't true bros anyone known about its? my car is just only 1/2 year plus if broquet is really c...

1 Jul 2007
hondata i had a broquet once and it's made in usa and it really help to saves the FC and soli if offended, gaining HP is bull shit. broquet is an asset as and when you change your car it is transferable

...
2 Jul 2007
accyt1978 i got lobang for this... priced with installation...
3 Jul 2007
Evan My experience with it was that it works well on the onset, but suffers from diminishing returns as time goes by. 5% FC savings is a safe bet.
3 Jul 2007
i just kena scratch my car . lucky no damted , only a bit paint drop.
anybody can tell me which place to touch- up the paint?
please give me the full address and contact number!

thank you very...

30 Apr 2007
domino88 You can try call C&C workshop to check if they give you the correct colour for your Picanto. Normally, authorized agents will ask you to bring a small glass bottle can they just fill a small portio...
30 Apr 2007
hi, what is the different of fully synthetic & semi-sythetic oil?
i am driving OPC. and i only drive in local, because i estimate for 1 yr d km will be around 6k-7k. so any pro. have any idea what...

16 Apr 2007
iNDS bro wat abt those old car say 1991 model as i was driving rite now...is it recommended to use fully sync or semi sync...as u hv mentioned both are eventually no issued
17 Apr 2007
i am drving a OPC CHEVROLETT AVEO5. i hv my 1st service this wednesday. SA had told me for 1k service are use fully synethic oil till 10k. so far i only had heard shell, mobil & caltex oil.n i 1st ...

8 Apr 2007
accyt1978 the number means the viscosity at a certain temperature.. if i'm not wrong.. normally the first numbers before the W is meant for cold countries..for temperate weather like ours.. it's the back tha...
8 Apr 2007
atht71 Found this in other car forum hope it helps

Fully Synthetic Characteristics
0W-30 Enhances engine performance and power
0W-40 Fuel economy savings
5W-40 Ensures engine is protected from ...
9 Apr 2007
hi, my chevrolett aveo is go to service next week. and 4 chevrolett is no svc 5k , from 1k skip to 10k 4 fully synethetic . the SE told me to use their oil is mobil synthetic oil, but my cosin sai...

6 Apr 2007
atht71 Quote:
"Formerly posted by kennylim64:
hi, my chevrolett aveo is go to service next week. and 4 chevrolett is no svc 5k , from 1k skip to 10k 4 fully synethetic . the SE told me to use their oil i...
7 Apr 2007
accyt1978 anyway... if u want to service ur car... u dun really need to use this 2 brands only.. there are much better brands out there that is much cheaper and better....
8 Apr 2007
2 days ago , i have opc coupon from postoffice and i ask for sticker put my car . bcause i see alot of OPC they stickers put on their windsreen. but i have ask postoffice , LTA and car accessories ...

25 Feb 2007
neutral May I suggest make car decals for OPC cars, like those for road tax with small pocket behind, but this one will be big enough for the coupon. Make it a clear one so it won't block your views when t...
26 Feb 2007
coldx oh yeah.. that's a really cool idea.. especially it seems like there are quite a number of opc owners here.. so far i just put on my dash, but the moment i do a fast left corner, woosh! my coupon f...
26 Feb 2007
ckoonyin Quote:
"Formerly posted by neutral:
May I suggest make car decals for OPC cars, like those for road tax with small pocket behind, but this one will be big enough for the coupon. Make it a clear one...
26 Feb 2007
neutral What is the size of the coupon? Will check how much it cost to make.
1 Mar 2007
QQOC will get the dimensions for you ASAP.

Am sure got market for it one.
1 Mar 2007
snsngkm Hey guys, I'm keen on this too, any follow ups?
8 Mar 2007
snsngkm For the interest of all, if yr OPC happen to be of Toyota make, you can request for an OPC sticker film from yr SE. I did not know about it until my SE told me they actually customized it for us!
21 Mar 2007
Evan The film is actually a transparent piece of sticky plastic cut out to the size of the OPC coupon?
22 Mar 2007
snsngkm Quote:
"Formerly posted by Eber:
The film is actually a transparent piece of sticky plastic cut out to the size of the OPC coupon?"

That's rite! Same as those usual ones that we used for road ta...
22 Mar 2007
d_syahmi I got the OPC coupon holder from agent when i bought the car.Maybe can cvheck with agent if they sell.
26 Mar 2007
hi i hav collect my new chevrolet aveo5 last week , i notice that almost all new their serving 1k - 5k - 10k . but 4 chevrolet that different now my SE has show me my serving is 1k that skip to 10k...

19 Feb 2007
Skye Just follow the manufacturer's recommendation and it shouldn't go wrong. How old is your brother's car? Usually there's no need to top-up the radiator when it's brand new and there's nothing wrong ...
19 Feb 2007
CarGod74 Different brands had different kind of servicing interval.
Stick to ur own brand one....won't be wrong.
Wow so good huh, new car already syn oil liao.
20 Feb 2007
triggerpuff Yah, I also say stick to the one that is recommended by the manufacturer (read: owner's manual). However, don't believe everything the SE tells you. Some of them know nuts about car maintenance and...
20 Feb 2007
coldx agreed.. over 90% of car owners don't read the owner's manual.. which holds ALOT of answers to ALOT of questions being asked in ALOT of car forums!
23 Feb 2007
hi , i have tyres the brand is maxxis.did anypro known that this made from which country?

thank you very much.

7 Feb 2007
fpchong Quote:
"Formerly posted by kennylim64:
hi , i have tyres the brand is maxxis.did anypro known that this made from which country?

thank you very much."

try this web page
7 Feb 2007
fpchong Quote:
"Formerly posted by NothingToDo:
7 Feb 2007
NothingToDo sori, finger move faster than eyes and brain....... but two links better than one mah.... anyhow click also go to same website
7 Feb 2007
hi i am collect my new car , and i plan to go to carrfour shop 4 wash car, polish car produce. below question i need to known any pro can help me.
-- what brand & product is good for washing & pol...

31 Jan 2007
Skye For carwash shampoo (get very mild ones), polish, wax, wax applicator, tire shine gel (with applicator), etc, try Mcguair. Carrefour has a whole range of products from Mcguair. As for your rims, wh...
31 Jan 2007
ckoonyin eh sorry got a noob question,

ain't wax & polish the same thing?
7 Feb 2007
hi, i am going to collect my new car in 2 week. i am d 1st time buying car, and i driving is OPC.
-- just want to known how to takecare my new car, heard from SE told me is regular service?anyone...

17 Jan 2007
triggerpuff Depends on how much you wanna spend on your car. Generally, the following are just the 3 basics to general car maintenance -
1. Regular servicing at authorised service centre, at intervals stipula...
17 Jan 2007
neutral Point 1 should be good enough if you are not so concious about the shinning effect on your car (like me). Timely and regular servicings are important to keep your car at tip top condition(not neces...
17 Jan 2007
Skye Hey Neutral, you forgot to tell him your car is of a metallic silver colour...
17 Jan 2007
accyt1978 most important is the colour of ur car man.. if it's black or white or even navy blue.. good luck to u.. tat's why my car colour is the best... not much to worry...
17 Jan 2007
neutral Quote:
"Formerly posted by Skye:
Hey Neutral, you forgot to tell him your car is of a metallic silver colour... "

Yeah, silver is best colour so far. Very Dirty also not obvious...hahahah..
17 Jan 2007
thank 4 rely!
my new car is chevrolet aveo5 1.4(AT).
byright, i am aleady book d on dec06. and my se has told me my car on early jan07 aready have stock, but i prefer to collect my car on feb b4 ...

12 Jan 2007
accyt1978 Quote:
"Formerly posted by kennylim64:
thank 4 rely!
my new car is chevrolet aveo5 1.4(AT).
byright, i am aleady book d on dec06. and my se has told me my car on early jan07 aready have stock, bu...
13 Jan 2007
triggerpuff I think what he meant was he had already booked his car in Dec 06, with SE saying that with ex-stock, he can collect his car in Jan 07. However, due to personal reasons, he prefers to collect his c...
13 Jan 2007
neutral Hi Kenny - Bear in mind that the 10 years of your car's life depends on the day of registration. You can always ask the SE to register only 1-2 days before the date which you want to collect the ca...
14 Jan 2007
hi , i would like to ask few question bcause i 1st time buy car?

-- if register my car on 1st feb 07(thu), isn't the bankload charge my car installment fee from the register date or collect car...

12 Jan 2007
neutral Hi Kenny, I can share with you some of my experiences;

1. The bank loan will start only when you collect your car. By the way, you need to pay the first(maybe 2) month(s) installment when collec...
12 Jan 2007
kennylim64 Quote:
"Formerly posted by neutral:
Hi Kenny, I can share with you some of my experiences;

1. The bank loan will start only when you collect your car. By the way, you need to pay the first(maybe...
12 Jan 2007
i hav heard ppl talk abt coating. what is coating ? isn't coating is protect paintwork, isn't lasting?
now the new car aleardy hav coating?
i am very
anybody know abt that. please tell me a...

6 Jan 2007
Dias I think the word "coating" is mis-used in marketing. Polishing, Waxing are passed off to be coatings of some kind. There also companies like Glare that claims their product gives a solid layer of "...
7 Jan 2007

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