Become an expert on all things motoring! This dictionary of terms and phrases will help you understand exactly what things are, what gets done and why.
A key allows you to unlock and lock your door and start your car. Many modern car manufacturers are now opting for “keyless” entry with a remote, and key ignition is being replaced by a push button.
Glazing occurs when a belt is slipping. This can be caused by a loose belt or bad tensioner. If the problem is not dealt with it can wear out the belt prematurely.
The master cylinder helps you to apply the brakes using hydraulic pressure which pushes the brake pads against the rotors, creating the friction that slows down or stops your car. Hydraulic fluid leaks in the cylinder can create problems for your braking system.