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ENGINE PROBLEMS AND YOUR OPTIONS

What are the typical symptoms of engine problems? Some of the symptoms of engine problems are; Excessive smoke from tailpipe; excessive oil consumption; knocking or tapping sounds; low oil pressure; low compression; water mixing in oil; oil getting into the air cleaner and/or radiator
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THINGS TO DO IF YOU NEED TO PARK YOUR CAR FOR A LONG PERIOD

If you need to park your car for a long period (more than 4 weeks) there are several things you should do . Fill the fuel tank:this will prevent the fuel pump & fuel tank from gathering moisture  which can result in rust Wash and dry the exterior & interior such as carpet, flo
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MAKING ENTREPRENEURS OUT OF THE YOUTH

  The students of the Faculty of Engineering University of Lagos (I’m thinking if I want wahala now I should just write: Moshood Abiola University!) recently invited me to address them during an “Enginepreneur” programme they recently held. But because I was not around we (the ma
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WHAT ARE THOSE LIGHTS ON YOUR DASHBOARD FOR

                          Most vehicle users don’t really bother about their vehicles, all they do is just get in, start the vehicle and drive off. The only time that they really bother is when the vehicle actually devel
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UNDERSTANDING YOUR CAR SUSPENSION SYSTEM

To confidently and authoritatively tell you that your car is on SUSPENSION! Honestly, I had to look up a dictionary, so that this exercise does not end up being a boring lecture of professional and technical jargon. In Microsoft Encarta dictionary’s seven meanings for the word “suspen
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WHAT TO DO BEFORE BUYING A TOKUNBO CAR

Somebody, who, ordinarily, should know what he was talking about (a senior Vehicle Inspection Officer-VIO), once told me that eighty percent of the vehicles on our roads are imported, commonly called “Tokunbo”. And recent frustrating encounters by friends and acquaintances who have en
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