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Should You Get a Head-Up Display For Your Car?
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Should You Get a Head-Up Display For Your Car?

With mobile devices, we’re used to having information at our fingertips all day long. Why shouldn’t the same go for our cars? When you take your eyes off the road even for a brief moment to look at your instrument cluster, your eyes need to adjust to the shorter distance to read the information, then readjust to the greater visual distance again to take in the traffic environment. If the information can appear exactly where you need it – in your line of sight – you don’t have to avert your gaze so often to check the display on the instrument cluster. That’s where a head-up display (HUD) comes in handy. Here are some advantages of having a HUD installed in your car, especially in Singapore.

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Electric Cars in Singapore: Yes or No?
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Electric Cars in Singapore: Yes or No?

There has been much talk of electric cars in Singapore lately, especially with the news of LTA slapping a tax surcharge on the only Tesla S in Singapore. Many Singaporeans may be wondering if they should switch to an electric car, worrying that they may be penalised even though they are more environmentally friendly. We weigh the pros and cons of driving an electric car in Singapore.

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Sharing the Road With Other Road Users (Bicycles, PMDs)
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Sharing the Road With Other Road Users (Bicycles, PMDs)

With the increasing use of bicycles and personal mobility devices (PMDs) such as electric scooters, kickscooters and hoverboards, motorists in Singapore may have noticed that more of them are using the roads even though they are not allowed to do so. Inconsiderate and reckless cyclists and PMD users using the roads can endanger not only their own lives, but also those of other road users. New rules have been proposed regarding the use of bicycles and PMDs on various paths in Singapore. Find out how this will affect you.

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Meaning of Different Beacon Lights in Singapore
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Meaning of Different Beacon Lights in Singapore

Have you ever wondered what the different colours of beacon lights used signify? The most commonly used beacon lights in Singapore are red and amber. However, there are other colours of beacon lights that are used for different applications. Here are some of them.

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5 Features You Absolutely Need in Your Car DVR
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5 Features You Absolutely Need in Your Car DVR

If you’re shopping around for a car DVR, you must be wondering which one to buy out of all the choices available in Singapore. You may be wondering if you really need those high-end features or if a basic DVR will do. In any case, your DVR must have these 5 basic features.

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5 Causes of a Dead Car Battery
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5 Causes of a Dead Car Battery

The life of your car’s battery affects its ability to function. If the battery goes bad, your car might only work with reduced performance, or may not even start. In fact, 52% of breakdowns in cars 6 years old or less are due to battery failure.

Several factors can lead to a dead battery, but you will be glad to know that most of them can be mitigated simply by monitoring how your car is used and maintained. Here are the 5 main causes of a dead car battery.

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4 Reasons You Need a Portable Jump Starter for Your Car
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4 Reasons You Need a Portable Jump Starter for Your Car

A portable jump starter stashed in your car’s boot can sometimes save your life… or at least your time. If you have always been counting on the kindness of other drivers to help with jump starting your car, have you ever thought about how to start your car’s dead battery when when help is not available? Here are 4 reasons a jump starter should be a necessity in your car.

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