If you have ever wondered how scrap yards make money, then read on as Sparesboyz shares some of its knowledge as one of the best automotive scrapyards in South Africa. IS THE MOTOR SCRAPYARD BUSINESS PROFITABLE? The scrapyard business can be considered one of the most profitable businesses in South Africa and has the ability to generate 100% ROI (return on investment) within 1 week. However, it does take a lot of time, hard work and effort to be successful in this line of work. IS THERE A DEMAND FOR MOTOR SCRAPYARDS IN SOUTH AFRICA? There will always be a… Read More

Re-invigorate Your Ride With BMW Vinyl Wrapping

If you have decided to overhaul the look of your new BMW with vinyl wrapping, then this article is for you. Here we will discuss vinyl wrapping, the various car care methods and proper maintenance procedures to be followed in order to extend the life of your BMW vinyl wrapping.  If maintained properly, you could expect your BMW car wrap to last roughly five to seven years, however it can last even longer if you apply extra care and keep your car parked in a garage. What Is A Car Wrap? Car wrapping is a modern way of customizing your… Read More

What is Serpentine/Fan Belt & Know When you should Replace It

It would be impossible to deny that the automotive industry has come a long way since vehicles were first introduced in the market. Earlier, the vehicles were equipped with leather engine belts which easily wore out or snapped under heat. Eventually, these leather belts were replaced by two rubber belts—the alternator belt and the fan belt. Here, we will discuss with you the role that fan belts play in keeping your engine performing at its best.   When your car needs a simple part replaced, a visit to the mechanic can often turn into a costly affair and it’s often too… Read More

Clutch Kit- Is It Time To Replace The One You Have?

There are many things that are important for a car and clutch kits are one of them. No matter if you are a casual driver or a racer, the clutch will decide how smooth your ride is and helps you keep your vehicle always ready for the road. There are different stages of clutches and if you are a casual driver then you may want to get rid of your old and dusty stock clutch and install a basic clutch kit from Sparesboyz.  Clutch kit’s prices vary according to the car you own and how much it has been used,… Read More

How To Install Timing Belt Tensioner

The lifespan and integrity of your motor vehicle can be drastically improved if you are active in monitoring and maintaining the engine and all of its integral mechanics. One of the biggest issues when it comes to the engine is the timing belt tensioner. This part is responsible for applying pressure to the timing belt, keeping it firmly in place and running smoothly. When something goes wrong, it is often the tensioner that is faulty and not the actual belt itself. Today’s vehicles are highly sophisticated and extremely intricate, their engines operate under higher temperatures and the engine parts are… Read More