Q. I want to buy a car for my family. We are 4 all together with two boys of 13 & 11 respectively. I am using Toyota Corolla CSX. Which car do you suggest for me to buy? I would prefer used,strong car with safety measures rating high at range of 10-12 thousand. A. There […]
Q. I am currently looking at a Mitsubishi asx to buy however i am struggling between petrol and diesel. Currently I am looking at the 2.2 diesel as i would be using it mainly in the suburbs with the once a year holiday in […]
Q. Dear CarGuru, I have a young family with a 3 year old and a 1 year old. I currently own a Mazda 6 and a Mazda 2 and would like something more practical for the growing family. Which would you recommend between the following: – MPV (e.g. Honda Odyssey) – SUV (e.g. Mazda CX5) […]
A. As soot accumulates on the Particulate filter periodic cleaning is required to remove the deposits. The good thing about these filters is that they are self-cleaning. Self-cleaning occurs under certain operating conditions – the engine must be at operating temperature and the vehicle driven with moderate load at speeds greater than 40 km/h for approximately 20 minutes. If the vehicle is only driven for short distances, or if the vehicle speed is too low due to heavy traffic, the engine does not reach the required operating temperature.