Hints & Tips

5 01, 2021

Essential Equipment for Off-Road 4WD Adventures

2021-01-11T04:10:07+00:00January 5th, 2021|Hints & Tips, Mechanical Service|

Are you preparing for your first off-road adventure or simply going further and for longer than you have before? Amongst the excitement, it can be easy to neglect the essentials that will best keep you safe and sound and getting back as planned. In this article, we look at the essentials you should pack for

10 12, 2020

What Isn’t Covered in Your New Car Warranty

2021-01-11T04:11:58+00:00December 10th, 2020|Hints & Tips, Mechanical Service|

Every car, new or used, sold in Australia is covered by a warranty and it’s important to know what is covered and what is not. New cars can have warranties that extend up to 10 years and cover the repair or replacement of any inbuilt defects. For a warranty claim to be honoured, the defect

26 11, 2020

FWD, RWD, AWD and 4WD: Knowing Your Drivetrain

2020-12-10T04:02:50+00:00November 26th, 2020|Hints & Tips, Mechanical Service|

When someone decides to purchase a new vehicle there’s a handful of things buyers will generally take into consideration. One of the most important elements of your vehicle and likely one of the least understood is your drivetrain. Your drivetrain will determine how your car handles different road conditions and will affect overall ride quality

4 11, 2020

Tips For Taking A Test Drive

2020-11-12T00:43:27+00:00November 4th, 2020|Hints & Tips, Pre-Purchase Car Inspections|

A test drive is your opportunity to get a feel for a vehicle and assess whether it will do what you want it to do after you’ve purchased it. No matter if you’re buying new or used, a test drive is always recommended to help ensure you’re ultimately happy with your purchase. While jumping in

13 10, 2020

Which Fuel Should You Use & What Are The Differences?

2020-10-14T07:10:07+00:00October 13th, 2020|Hints & Tips|

This month we’re turning our attention to the different fuel types and helping you try to establish which fuel is right for your vehicle. For the everyday driver, deciding which fuel type is appropriate for your car can be a confusing experience. Often drivers become familiar with a particular fuel name or colour code synonymous

11 09, 2020

Making A Car Insurance Claim After An Accident

2020-09-18T06:10:29+00:00September 11th, 2020|Hints & Tips|

Driving is probably the most dangerous thing many of us will ever do. In the unfortunate instance you have an accident, you might decide to file a claim with your insurance provider to have your vehicle repaired. To walk you through this process we’ve put together this short guide, so you know exactly how to

24 07, 2020

How Do I Know When My Car Needs New Tyres?

2020-07-28T01:03:50+00:00July 24th, 2020|Hints & Tips, Mechanical Service|

Tyres are one of the most neglected parts of our cars however we should all take better care of them. Tyres are the only contact your vehicle has with the road and it’s imperative they are in good condition all year-round to ensure safe driving conditions. Here are some telltale signs that your car tyres

30 06, 2020

5 Ways To Increase The Resale Value Of Your Car

2020-07-07T06:31:53+00:00June 30th, 2020|Bumper Repairs, Car Detailing, Hints & Tips, Mechanical Service|

Whether you’re moving away or have decided to upgrade vehicles you’re going to be tasked with selling your current ride. To help you get the most for your vehicle Gino’s have put together a list of tips that will help you sell your car for a higher price and in a timely fashion.   Get

12 06, 2020

5 Ways To Reduce Your Annual Car Expenses

2020-06-16T08:20:53+00:00June 12th, 2020|Hints & Tips, Mechanical Service|

Owning a car is likely one of your biggest personal expenses. Everything from purchasing the vehicle to keeping it on the road is a drain on your finances and likely always will be. In fact, a recent study from the Australia Automobile Association found that the average Australian family spends up to $22, 000 a

27 05, 2020

Safety Tips For Driving Down South

2020-06-12T02:56:08+00:00May 27th, 2020|Hints & Tips, Smash Repairs, Uncategorized|

With current international travel restrictions in place due to COVID-19 and expected to remain in place for some time, now is a great opportunity to explore your backyard here in Western Australia. Driving long distances, however, often means long periods behind the wheel on high-speed roads presenting a host of risks that can be potentially

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