Saturday, 19/1/2019 | 9:47 UTC+8
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    Ten car companies sued over risk of carbon monoxide poisoning due to keyless ignition systems

    BMW, MINI, Mercedes-Benz, Fiat Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, Honda, Acura, Hyundai, Kia, Nissan, Infiniti, Toyota, Lexus, Volkswagen and Bentley are all being sued by consumers in the US who claim that the 10 carmakers concealed the risks of carbon monoxide poisoning in more than five million vehicles equipped with keyless ignition systems. The risks, the

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    All it takes is RM120 to unlock cars with Rolljam

    As reported on Tech Insider, a hacker named Samy Kamkar recently made a US$30 (RM120) device called Rolljam which can unlock cars by exploiting a weakness in keyless entry. According to the publication, Kamkar also built a device recently which is able to hack into GM’s OnStar system wirelessly (OnStar/GM has reportedly resolved the issue).

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    Why Carbon-Ceramic Brake Disks For High Performance Cars?

    High performance car typically have the carbon ceramic composite brake disc rather than regular cast iron brake disks. That kind of high powerful engine and performance car required light weight material and body as well as the dynamic body shape. If the typical cast iron brake disks fit on the high performance wheel it will wear out

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    Texting and selfies causing more fatal auto accidents

    The number of fatal accidents involving drivers preoccupied with using their mobile phones whilst driving is on the rise, according to research carried out by the Road Transport Department (JPJ). Kedah JPJ director Nik Ahmad Syazwan Nik Azman said that research showed that a large number of fatal accidents cases were due to texting while

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    Over-inflated tires are a bad idea

    There has been much bunk posted on the Internet about how easy it is to save fuel by over-inflating the tires on a vehicle. The people never mention the downside: driver safety. I have canvassed all the major tire companies and not one was willing to recommend deviating from what the vehicle manufacturer’s placard recommends.

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    What Is Air Brake System?

    Air brake is a compressed air brake system. It mostly apply on heavy load vehicle such as heavy load truck, buses and trailer as well as railway train for more safety braking system. Air brake system was develop adn invented by George Westinghouse who was an American entrepreneur and engineer. How Was The Air Brake Work? It Using the

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    10 things you need to do after a car accident

    Over million car accidents occur each year in the world. Fortunately, most of them involve only property damage – damage to the vehicle as opposed to the occupants. But one in three accidents involve personal injury to the driver or passengers and out of that number, two out of every ten accidents lead to fatal

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    Common injuries for car accidents

    Car accidents can cause many different injuries, to virtually any part of your body, depending on the circumstances of the crash and the severity of the impact. Brain and Head Injuries One of the most common and debilitating injuries suffered by drivers and passengers is an acquired brain injury caused by the head being hit

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