This time of the year is fondly known by many as a festive period, when people prepare for the Christmas and the New Year celebrations. Understanding more about this time of the year should give you a pretty good view on how best to prepare your car. In Sub-Saharan regions of the world predominantly in Africa, this time of the year is characterized by Harmattan which is a dry gusty wind from the northern Sahara region of the continent. This harsh dry winds brings dust and fog which can impair vision and affect a vehicle’s exterior coating. We will be looking at the various ways we can get ourselves and our cars ready for the best and safest season experience.

 


Make Sure Your Headlights and Tail-Lights Are In Working Order 

This will improve visibility when driving on the road not only for you but for other drivers on the road too. If you have a broken headlight or tail-light, this is the best time to get it replaced. Due to dense fog or dust, visibility while driving can be very poor, a good working headlight and tail-light provides safety on the road. You can visit our online store to check and order headlight/tail-light replacement parts. Please follow this link Parts Shop


Get An All-Round Vehicle Inspection And Repair Service

This is the best time to do an all round vehicle check up on your car. Check your braking system, suspension system (including your tyres), electrical system, your transmission and engine. Replace worn out parts and change the oil where necessary. This is very important especially if you are planning on travelling for the holidays. You can contact your car-brand specialist by scheduling an inspection appointment. Please follow this link if you need the help of a specialist Make An Appointment With A Mechanic


Wax And Polish Your Car

Harmattan wind is dry and harsh, this has a bad effect on surfaces of all kinds. It’s important to wax your car in order to provide a protective layer on it’s coating. This protects the car paint and stops rust. Waxing can be done when detailing, preferably after washing your car. In case you are looking for that professional extra waxing, we provide comprehensive detailing services. You can make an appointment with us by following this link: I need A Professional Detailing Service


Your car is an integral part of your holiday experience due to it’s ability to move you around. Keeping your car in order is important for your safety and the safety of others, it also improves the overall health of your car, you wouldn’t want your car breaking down on you, would you? So get that car checked today.