Annebelle's Auto Parts Blogs, Tips and Research

  • Practical Care Tips for Electric Vehicle (EV) Batteries

    14 September 2021

    A few decades ago, electric cars were simply experimental projects for vehicle companies. However, EVs are a reality today, and as people become more eco-conscious, the demand for electric cars continues to soar. Like gas-powered vehicles, the battery on EVs is perhaps one of the most critical components because it supplies electricity for virtually every function. Thus, EV owners must take good care of their batteries for optimal performance and longevity.

  • How to Be More Sensible When Replacing Certain Car Parts

    30 March 2021

    The average car or truck has many thousands of individual parts, from the simplest washer to the most sophisticated electronic component. It's hardly surprising, therefore, that spare parts cost as much as they do when sourced from a retail outlet and why many people struggle to find the available cash when something breaks down. Still, it pays to be aware of the options and to understand that you do not always need to replace a failed component with a brand new one.

  • Where Can You Buy Genuine Auto Parts?

    27 August 2020

    Nothing is as frustrating as when you are used to the convenience of driving to work, the store or where you need to go, but a component in your car gets damaged, and you are forced to use other means of transport until you can afford the part or the part is found. Here are a few places you can access auto parts to avoid having to wait for long before regaining your convenience:

  • Top Tips When Buying Truck Parts

    4 September 2019

    Purchasing truck parts can be challenging at times. The article below provides a few tips for people that intend to purchase truck parts. Buy Genuine Parts Every part of your vehicle has a unique number known as an OEM (original equipment manufacturer) number. It is a code inscribed on one side of the part. When purchasing spare parts, use the OEM number to identify parts that are compatible with your vehicle.

  • How to Fit a Turbo to a Standard Engine for Extra Performance

    26 March 2018

    If you are someone who likes to think outside of the box and come up with solutions that are a little unusual, you may be wondering how you can increase the power in your car significantly without installing a brand-new and upgraded engine or even trading up to a more potent model. Many people do not realise it, but it is certainly possible to fit a turbocharger to an engine that was not necessarily designed to take one, so long as you bear in mind certain restrictions and go about it the right way.

  • Important Tips for Keeping Your Vehicle's Diesel Engine in Good Condition

    28 November 2017

    A diesel engine is often called the workhorse of engines because these engines are known to be strong and powerful and they better for hauling heavy loads than for achieving high speeds. A diesel engine can also get better fuel economy than a standard petrol engine, since a diesel engine uses heat as well as fuel for power. While diesels are often stronger and more powerful than standard gasoline engines, they still need some care in order for them to stay in good condition and to run optimally.

  • Grill Of Rights: Choosing The Best Material For Your Truck's New Grill

    18 August 2017

    Practicality and rugged durability are the most important properties of any truck, but just because your truck is used for heavy, dirty work doesn't mean it can't look stylish while it does it. A wide variety of decorative accents can give your truck a distinctive look, and one of the cheapest and most effective ways to spruce up your truck is by inserting a new front grill. However, truck grill inserts are made from a variety of materials, which react in different ways to the beating they can expect to take while our truck is in use.