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Car Suspension: What It Is and How It Works

Hi, it’s Pete here from Northside Automotive, and I’m here to tell you all about your car’s suspension system. You probably haven’t had to think too much about your car’s suspension system before. It’s not something that you can see, and if it works effectively, you...
Bonnet Struts: Failure Signs and Replacement

Bonnet Struts: Failure Signs and Replacement

Hi, it’s Pete here from Northside Automotive with a message about bonnet struts. Bonnet struts are small, usually gas-charged cylinders that are used to support the hood of your car while it’s open so that you can get to work on all the important stuff.Here are some...
Winter Driving Tips

Winter Driving Tips

Winter can mean extreme changes in temperatures and weather. Whether the fog is so thick you can’t see 2 metres ahead of you or the road is slippery and wet from that rain that has been hanging around for the past week, it is important to take appropriate steps to...
EXPERIENCED MECHANIC WANTED

EXPERIENCED MECHANIC WANTED

Experienced Mechanical Position Are you looking for a change? Then This Could Be The Job For You!. Eacott Nominees have a mechanical workshops on the Northside. Located in Everton Hills, called Northside Automotive Services. The business is a family owned and operated...

Changing your windscreen wipers

Believe it or not, there is a right way to fit windscreen wiper blades. It’s all to do with the anchor point, which on this dial is that and on these others, it’s a recess in the dial. If you have the anchor point in the wrong spot, on the wider sweep of your wiper...
Road Trip Car Safety and Care

Road Trip Car Safety and Care

Get the wheels rolling on your next road trip with these must-do car service checks

Hi, Pete here from Northside Automotive with some safety tips for those of you who are planning to take your car on a road trip.

Driving is a great way to travel, but a fun holiday can quickly turn into a nightmare if there’s a problem with your car. Here are a few easy ways to avoid getting stranded on those remote back country roads, and to make sure that your car will get you safely to your destination.