In the first of two parts, we take a behind-the-scenes look at how a supercar is detailed for a motor show.
I have heard of self-healing paints. Are there any workshops in Malaysia offering this type of paint?
Wheels do make a huge difference in the way your car looks. Wheel care is certainly one of the areas to include in the detailing regime.
Some rust is forming in a scuff mark on my 2003 Yamaha Virago. Is sanding off the rust the best way to handle this problem?
I have just bought a brand new car and want to know what’s the best way to maintain the colour shine of the car over the years.
My car has painted racing stripes on it. Do I need to avoid these stripes while polishing to avoid damaging them?
Do you know the difference between wax and polish? Or how often you should get your car treated to either? Let the expert tell you.
Learn how to detail your wheels and protect them to maximum effect.
My black Renault Laguna recently had white paint overspray. What is the best way to remove the overspray from the plastic trim and moldings?
Maintaining your windshield’s clarity will ensure a crystal clear drive. Just like your vehicle’s paintwork, the windshield requires maintenance for optimal performance.
Last month, we introduced the two main variants of matte finishes, one with matte 2K clear-coat and another with matte automotive vinyl films. Now, we take a look at how to take care of matte finishes for both paint and film.
You can do a lot of good for your car’s paint work with manual polishing as well.
I’m about to dispose a 1995 Proton Wira. My concern is the lame paint and rainspotted windshield & windows.
Are there detailing precautions to take for carbon fibre surfaces or can they be detailed the same way as normal metallic surfaces?
The modern car is one of the most sophisticated machines ever created. Dozens of control systems and computer processors work together to ensure it works seamlessly and effectively day in and day out.
But machines do break down occasionally. The technical team of The Otomotif College (TOC) is here to offer advice and help troubleshoot car problems
The team of seven trainers, led by Allan Cabiles (pic), has collectively 30 years of experience in a wide range of car makes. The TOC Team prides itself on keeping pace with the ever-evolving automotive industry. Its trainers undergo training sessions with a network of 800 industry partners across the country.
With such an extensive body of knowledge, think of the TOC Team as your go-to automotive experts.
Copyright © 1995-2013 Star Publications (M) Bhd (Co No 10894-D) | Privacy Statement