Could your GPS explode if left on the dashboard in the scorching sun?

  A friend emailed photos with the title in the email “GPS left on dashboard in the sun – WOW!” It also included the following text: “Looks like a good lesson to learn. I would bet this also applies to cell phones, tablets, digital cameras, and other devices that use lithium batteries. You think this may be…

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Two suspects arrested for robbery and truck hijacking

Morokweng Police arrested two suspects aged 43 and 35 years respectively yesterday, 31 March 2014, on charges of robbery and truck-hijacking. It is alleged that on Saturday, 29 March 2014, two men were travelling in a truck from Ventersdorp to Morokweng to deliver groceries at different supermarkets in the area. According to the information, upon…

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Brush up on what to do and what to avoid after a car crash!!

Being involved in an accident can be both scary and stressful. It’s important to remain calm and collect the necessary information should you need to make an insurance claim, says MiWay Head of Online Marketing, Rory Judd. Whether it’s a small bumper bashing or a major crash – if you have ever been involved in…

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Pietermaritzburg Police appeal for information: man allegedly sought in Car Deal Fraud

The Detectives at SAPS Pietermaritzburg are making an urgent appeal for information regarding the whereabouts of the person photograph below. We believe that the person can assist Police with information regarding an alleged fraudulent incident that occurred at a car dealership in the city in February 2014. It is alleged that on Tuesday, 4 February…

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Three arrested for stock theft after police chase of a hearse from a funeral parlour in Vryburg

VRYBURG – Sylvester Lecholo(32), Boitumelo Mofane(24) and Kabelo Leburu(40) appeared in Vryburg Magistrates’ Court on Thursday, 27 March 2014. They received bail of R500-00 each and the case was postponed until 16 May 2014 for further investigation. The three suspects were arrested at approximately 01:00 on Tuesday, 25 March 2014 by Vryburg police. The members…

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RMI’s Automobil magazine goes back to the Future Group

Having previously had five years of experience in producing Automobil magazine for the Retail Motor Industry organisation (RMI), Johannesburg-based Future Group has successfully pitched to re-publish the magazine from the June edition. With a membership of 7 500, the RMI provides an effective collective voice for South Africa’s motor industry – and Automobil is perceived…

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Lexus debuts more dynamic, new-look CT 200h

  –          Stylish re-work – everything you need in just one model –          Structural improvements to improve body rigidity and NVH –          Suspension changes to improve ride and handling Lexus has unveiled its new-look CT 200h featuring new styling, improved body structure, revised suspension and new specification. Central to these improvements are additional spot welding…

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Four suspects arrested for possession of car breaking implements

Today, 18 March 2014, at approximately 15:00, SAPS Westville Crime Prevention members were conducting patrols in the Westville Central area, when they spotted a blue VW Polo Classic with four male occupants. The SAPS members drew closer to observe the vehicle and noticed all the occupants were trying not to look at them, acted suspicious.…

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