Van Sound Deadening: How to Soundproof Your Van

van sound deadening

Van sound deadening can be achieved by soundproofing these areas; floor, doors, roof, walls and windows. By focusing on these areas, the amount of noise penetrating the van will be kept to a minimum. Whether you use your van for business, camping or living in, they are built for utility…

Engine Soundproofing Blanket: Do They Actually Work?

engine soundproofing blanket

Engine soundproofing blankets are just as their name describes, a blanket for your car engine. The reason behind them is to break up and dampen any loud sounds coming from the engine which helps in soundproofing a car. If installed correctly, they should reduce engine noise by around 50% but…

How to Stop a Car Door Rattling From Speakers

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Car audio is cool. It’s nice to have a system in your ride that makes everyone else jealous of your car. When speakers and subs are installed in a car (from the factory or added later), there’s always a chance of rattling door panels due to the sub and speaker…

8 Reasons Your Car Is Squeaking When Driving

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Few car problems are as frustrating as a squeaky car. The sound is often loud and annoying, but it’s even more frustrating not knowing what the problem is. It’s important to attend to the issue as soon as possible, though, because the longer you wait, the more serious the issue…

Acoustic Windscreen: Do They Even Work?

an acoustic car windscreen

Acoustic windscreens are a visually and acoustically appealing way of improving the sound quality in your car. You’ve probably seen them all over the place, but you might not be sure what they do or how to spot one. In this article: We will discuss the pros and cons of…

5 Ways to Reduce Diesel Engine Noise

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If you’ve ever had a diesel car, then you’ve probably wondered why the engine sounds so loud. Petrol cars don’t sound so loud, so why should diesel engines? Well, there are actually a lot of reasons why diesel engines sound so much louder than petrol cars. And thankfully, there are…

5 Wheel Bearing Noises and How to Fix Them

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We all need a car. Whether you love them, or hate them, it’s how we get around. As such, it’s extremely important to take care of our cars, and maintain them properly, so that you don’t damage your vehicle suddenly and be presented with a massive bill for repair. One…

Squeaky Car Brakes? Here’s How to Fix Them

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When it comes to driving, not many things are more annoying (or embarrassing) than squeaky brakes. More often than not, it’s not anything serious and can be fixed with a little knowledge and persistent. Therefore: In this article, we’ll run through why your car brakes might be squeaking, and how…

9 Ways to Fix Squeaky Windscreen Wipers

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There are few things more annoying when driving than squeaky windscreen wipers. If it’s raining, you can’t turn them off, and that piercing squeak every few seconds feels like it’s going to drive you mad. This is especially true if you’re working towards soundproofing your car. In this article: We’ll…

How to Fix a Squeaky Clutch Pedal (+ Causes)

A squeaky clutch pedal

Anyone who drives a car will tell you, over time, they tend to develop the odd annoying noise. Often, it’s a rattling sound that can be very hard to pin down. Most of us learn to tune it out, but some noises we shouldn’t. One of those is a squeak…