Boosting a car seen as an easy job. Yes, it's so true. Unfortunately, when this work is associated with salvation, then not many car users who know the proper procedure.
Here I will provide key points to note and executed when the boost car safely:
Parking a car on a flat surface / flat. This is important for the car on jack fulcrum not shift. Then, straighten the front tire position.
Lakuan some action so the car does not move forward or backward. First, position the transmission lever in position "P" (automatic transmission) or push to the point "tooth 1" (manual transmission). Second, pull the parking brake lever (commonly called a hand brake) or brake pedal is stepped on parking (for cars with the parking brake pedal models).
In order to improve the safety, use two beams of wood or brick red as a booster one of the wheels which will become the fulcrum when the car didongkak. Put one block in front of the wheel, nd the one remaining behind. If you still have a pair of wooden blocks, do the same thing on another tire that is parallel with it. For example, on both front tires or both rear tires will be the fulcrum.
Prepare or remove equipment, like jack and the stick lever from inside the car.
4. User Manual
See the manual for the position of the fulcrum best jack on your car. This step is important to avoid slipping when you push up. Generally, the best point to jack up there among the rod axle or suspension near the bottom of the body which became the main frame.
5. Avoid Kolong Login
Never enter the body or part of the body, like hands, to under the car when the jack.
This is necessary for your safety in case the jack slips. Therefore, use a long stick lever so you can play it from the side of the car.
Raise the jack until the tire reaches a height of about 15 cm. Avoid jack up higher in order to reduce the impact of gravity which causes the car easy to move.
Once finished repair or replace the wheel, turn the stick lever down slowly so the car safely. Then, return the jack to the place of origin.
Note: When doing a job boost, try one or no children in the cabin.
Check the Car After Mudik
Lebaran or vacation this year was over already. And now is the time where you have to re-check the condition of the car. Although you do not feel there are technical issues that interfere with the car, you do have to keep checking. This is important so the car still excellent for daily activities.
1. Engine Oil
Look at the numbers on the odometer to make sure the distance you have accomplished during the holidays. Adjustment to the boundaries that must end oil change you do. When you have exceeded the recommended limit of mechanical, immediately schedule oil change.
Check the condition of the entire brake system. Make sure that no strange noises that occur when braking. Look under the car to ensure there is no brake fluid which stain the outside of the wheel system. If the detected sound and covered in brake fluid on the outside, set a schedule for checking.
See also the level of brake fluid. When reduced, add. You must be suspicious if the reduction in the level of brake fluid is happening so fast. Could be this is due to leaks in the brake fluid hoses.
Note konsisi entire tire. Holey road that passes along the way might have ruined it. Erosion occurring on the surface of the tire is also appropriate for you to see. If it is not flat, then you must do the balancing and or spooring wheel. Do not forget to take the level wind pressure at each wheel. Also check the wheel bolts are starting to slacken.
The road is bumpy or broken big enemy for car steering systems. Feeling the damage to the steering system can be done easily. If there is motion in the steering wheel is too tenuous, while the wheel does not move sideways, we can be sure of technical damage has been done. Set a schedule to the garage to check the wheel more closely.
Heavy burden that you carry back and forth during tentulan will affect the performance of the suspension system in the future. Especially during your journey through the many bad roads and bumpy. Symptoms of suspension damage can be identified by pressing the car down the car. In the event of movement of the repetitive swing, it's a sign of weakness or spring shock absorber system. In addition, damaged suspension is generally a sound when the car is started.
6. Air Conditioning (AC)
To continue to provide maximum comfort, do check on the AC. Dirty and dusty air during the trip could affect the technical condition of the AC. To clean your air conditioner can ask the car air conditioner installer. Remember, temperatures do not cool the air conditioner is not always caused by a lack of freon.
Restore your car's appearance with a detailed and thorough washing. If you find the right car wash mechanism, may be done at home. But our advice, leave work at a professional car wash. In this place they could clean up in detail, both exterior, interior to the engine room. Even professional car pemberih able to provide formulations in order to keep the paint surface of the body that last up to three or four months.