<--c4cffd290c3f59a5b7aaba4af3627e61--> Car Redaction - Part 24

Types of Car Modifications and The Cost of Insurance

Modified car insurance tends to cost more than standard polices for two reasons. Firstly modified cars are likely to be more valuable than their ‘factory setting’ counterparts. Secondly performance modifications suggest faster, more difficult to handle cars, which are inevitably more risky to drive and more likely to be involved in accidents. Often the factors, value and performance, are combined meaning even higher costs. Finally modified cars are often more expensive to repair – parts and labour often attracting a premium!

What are modifications?

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Car’s Body Kit Modification

Car body kits for primary purposes are used as cosmetic tools for your car, yet they have a potential of implicating a radical change in the appearance of the car. However applying just a body kit and assuming that car modification job has been performed very well is a misconception many armature car modifiers bear. One should always choose a body kit best aligning with the lines of your car.One should always choose a body kit best aligning with the lines of their cars. Kits requiring spray and paint should be properly sprayed or one should be prepared to spend extra bucks once the kit starts to peel off.

One problem faced during a car modification or installing a new body kit is that the colors seldom match with whole car and it is very difficult to find or maintain the right color combination for the car. However good opportunity arises when fitting a new kit, to respray the whole car so to have a suitable color combination.

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Electric Car Modification Kit – Fast and Easy Way to Convert Your Car to Run on Electricity

When the global crude oil prices reached its peak at $150 per barrel, local gasoline prices soared to a historical level. Many car owners were unable to cope with the sudden hike on their energy expense bill. Those that could not afford have to abandon their vehicle at home and use the public transportation. Others have decided to find an alternative power source for their cars. One cheaper solution to fossil fuel for our automobile is electricity. Unfortunately, without the economy of scale, an electric vehicle (EV) is still quite expensive. The second best option is to convert an existing gasoline driven car to run on electricity.

The fastest way to retrofit a car into EV is via an electric car modification kit. Most kits will have all the parts and components needed for a Do It Yourself (DIY) project. In an electric conversion project, the objective is to remove the internal combustion engine and replace it with an electric motor. To transfer torque, the motor is connected to the existing transmission unit.

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