At regular intervals we are asked whether it is possible and permitted to punch brake discs yourself! Our answer: It is possible, after all, the steel used is “no” hardened steel, but it is not allowed. ...Continue reading "
Driving too fast and flashing? Here you can find out everything about the raw measurement data of the radar devices, as well as the latest BVerfG judgment and all information on how to object to a speed camera judgment. The Federal Constitutional Court recently ruled the rights ...Continue reading "
A question that concerns people in the tuning scene from time to time is, for example, a wheel set without an ABE or a parts certificate, but with a comparative report, is that enough for TÜV, KüS or DEKRA to register ...Continue reading "
From time to time there are notes in various reports, part approvals and ABE's with the sentence "... the mutual influence in combinations of changes must be excluded with the help of the" test certificates "..." - this is also referred to as multiple changes. But what …Continue reading "
What actually is a load report for rims? What is it needed for and is a load assessment equivalent to an ABE or a parts approval? A load report is usually only required from the vehicle manufacturer for original rims. Third-party accessory rims are used in ...Continue reading "
If a sign reads “Vehicles parked illegally will be towed away with costs”, you should definitely take this warning seriously. It is indeed allowed to be towed and in the end you are also responsible for the settlement of the ...Continue reading "
In our tuning Wikipedia we have already dealt extensively with the general operating permit (ABE) and we have also dealt with the parts certificate. But what is the difference between the two documents? An important point if it ...Continue reading "
According to the judgment of the ECJ, car manufacturers are prohibited from using a shutdown device that specifically improves the exhaust gas values on the test bench. The reduction of soiling and wear in the engine also does not justify the installation of such a device. The European Court of Justice in ...Continue reading "
Coronavirus and travel: everything about lockdown, current travel restrictions and official business trips. Who can actually see through there? None! On tuningblog you can find out everything you need to know about travel and business trips during the lockdown. Because of the still ...Continue reading "
“… Accident car, yes / no?” This question comes up when you sell a vehicle at the latest. Because this is what is usually asked for in the sales contract. The answer to this question has a big impact on the selling price. There are ...Continue reading "
What is the difference between a strength report and a parts report? A question that reaches us frequently and that we would like to address in this short article. A strength report is only a snapshot. The report determines the test conditions and ...Continue reading "
In addition to the aluminum rims and lowering, the sports exhaust is an absolute must-have among tuning parts. But this is not only due to its look and sound. Because while on the one hand it is a highlight on the car, it also provides additional energy. ...Continue reading "
There will be a major change in the practical driving test in the coming year. For example, the catalog of tasks is expanded, the exam is extended by 10 minutes and the exam is no longer documented in handwriting - instead ...Continue reading "
More and more people own a smartwatch. The main reason for buying such an intelligent watch is surely only in the rarest case that you can read the time on it. Depending on the model, some of the functions have a correct ...Continue reading "