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6 things to do for your car before winter sets in

Lovish Choudhary

6 things to do for your car before winter sets in

However difficult it might be to believe, it’s already November! Winter’s Coming! If you haven’t done it already, there is still time to make sure your vehicle is well-equipped for whatever Mother Nature has in store for us this year. Here are a few winter specific maintenance tips – Take your car in for a tune-up – A tune-up will help keep your car running longer and may save you money by detecting potential problems early. Check your battery – This is important because your car’s battery can be severely weakened by the cold. Aside from the battery itself, check the charging...


What is OBDII and what it means for your car?

Abhishek Maitreyi

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What is OBDII and what it means for your car?

What is OBD? On-board diagnostics (OBD) refers to a vehicle’s self-diagnostic and reporting capability. All the data from a car is stored in the car’s Electronic Control Module (ECM) and can be read through its OBD port. The OBD port is located near the driver’s seat & there’s no need to open your car’s hood.  If you want to know the location of the port in your car, just comment below and we’ll show you where it is. Why is this data useful? We all want to save money on car repair, right? And what do we need to be able to do that?...


Getting more data from OBD- Step out of the engine

Lovish Choudhary

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Getting more data from OBD- Step out of the engine

Connected car tech has been at the centre of discussion for a long time and we have been talking about its applications across industries. This segment has seen a bunch of companies come up, building connected vehicle applications to better manage fleets, reduce ownership expenses and even simply helping you fix your own car. How does the connected car work? We have a whole spectrum of connected car apps available in the market- from free apps on the play store to full fledged enterprise solutions that aim at managing large auto businesses. While the end use case may differ, the...