Wednesday, 28 May 2014

What You Need to Know About Towbars!

In a nutshell, a towbar is a term used to refer to various types of towing devices used for vehicles. Unfortunately, apart from that, not much is known about this very useful contraption. 

If you are looking into having one installed, it will work to your advantage to arm yourself with the followings basics.

Choose the appropriate towbar for your needs.
At the risk of sounding cliché, not all towbars have been created equal. In other words, there are different types designed to cater to a particular purpose in mind. For instance, if you own a caravan, chances are you already know how valuable this device can be. For first time owners however, it will work to your benefit if you get to know the basics prior to having towbars installed. For starters, it is valuable to know that the make or model of your motor home can help you effortlessly decide on the type of towbar you are going to need.  Also, the help and guidance of a good installer will come in very handy. As a general rule of thumb, it is considered a sound idea to opt for something that will match your needs as opposed to something that will save you money. After all, not taking risks when it comes to safety will eventually save you more in the long run.

Make quality a priority.
While skimping on some things might seem like a practical idea, the same is not true when it comes to towbars. In other words, it is considered more prudent to be particular about the quality of the towing device you will have installed. Make no mistake about it, when it comes to towbars, quality is one thing you cannot afford to compromise as it can bring about serious repercussions. Inferior ones can come lose or break, even if you are travelling at a reasonable pace.

Get expert advice at all times.
If safety is a priority, choose a company that has a proven track record when it comes to furnishing quality equipment. Suffice it to say; when it comes to something that can affect your safety, it pays to have all the bases covered.  An expert’s advice will no doubt prove invaluable in this case as they can easily take into account factors you might otherwise miss. Elements like the chosen set-up’s structural integrity or its ability to withstand stress might be factors you might overlook but will not escape an expert’s keen eye.

Prior to choosing the towbar that is right for you, ensure you have taken all the important factors into consideration. Only then can you sit back, relax, and consider it money well spent.

Sunday, 25 May 2014

Digital Tachograph Fault Codes!

Digital Tachograph Fault Codes App!!

We have developed a Tachograph App in conjunction with Skillray Tachograph Suppliers.

It contains display message and fault code meanings for VDO and Stoneridge digital and analogue tachographs. The app also shows you the possible causes and fixes for each fault code.

We have designed the app to help drivers stay on the right side of the enforcement agencies and to enable tachograph technicians to rapidly diagnose and repair faults.