Why Does My Car Alarm Go Off By Itself?

An alarm system is a crucial piece of equipment for any car. Designed to go off if someone was trying to break into the vehicle, an alarm system works to protect your car by attracting attention to a possible break-in and deterring a would-be car thief . Unfortunately, no piece of car equipment works perfectly 100% of the time. Sometimes, a car’s alarm can be triggered even though there is nothing and no one around it.

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Self-Care for College Students

‘Self-care’ means to take an active role in protecting your well-being and happiness, especially during times of stress. By being aware of self-care and practicing it consistently in your life, you’ll be able to make sure that the challenges and stresses of being an automotive student never become too much for you to handle.

Here are a few things to keep an eye on to ensure that you’re providing yourself with the best self-care possible.



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How Motorsports Games Benefit Your Learning

It used to be that video games were often considered time-wasters, especially by the parents of the kids playing them. Nobody thought that there were any benefits of spending so much time with their faces focused on a screen, though the downsides were always considered to be abundant. These days, the opposite is true. this article will share a few benefits of playing racing and motorsports games and how it may apply to automotive or motorsports students such as yourself!



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4 Money-Making Ideas For College Students

Being a college student brings you one step closer to adulthood. This is the phase of your life when you’re preparing to join the automotive or motorsports industry by pursuing your academic qualifications. During this time in college, you’re learning to become more independent, more resourceful, and more responsible. While most of the hours in your day should always be focused on your classes and studying, there is no harm in using your spare time to make a few extra ringgit which you can use to support your studies or pay your bills.



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Making the Most of Mentors

What many people overlook is that a mentor doesn’t just have to be a living, breathing person that you know personally. Expand your definition and understanding of what a mentor is. A person can also be your mentor through their content, such as through the books they write or the videos they produce. This is why there exists books in every field which were written a long time ago which are still used as references today; because some mentors share knowledge which is truly timeless.

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How To Make The Most of Your Internship

An internship is one of the most important phases in a student’s journey towards becoming a member of the automotive or motorsports field. During this period, students will get a chance to see the ‘real world’ of their industry, spending an extended period of time trying their hand at different roles and responsibilities. The goal shouldn’t just be to survive the internship, it should also be to thrive and make a name for yourself in an industry that you will someday call your own!


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5 Romantic Cars To Make Your Valentine’s Date Swoon

Valentine’s Day is a time for love, and it’s also a time for you to make a memorable impression on your loved one. The cards, chocolates, and flowers are purchased and ready for the perfect delivery. What better way than to turn up in front of their house driving one of these romantic cars to take them out for an amazing dinner? Here are 5 of the most romantic classic cars you can use to make your date swoon.

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This Iconic Car Has Been Turned Into The World’s Smallest Hotel!

. Most people don’t think about staying in a car during this time. Well, someone came up with an idea for a hotel that is also in the running for being the world’s smallest hotel. Mohammed al Malaheem, the founder of this idea, used a classic Volkswagen Beetle and outfitted it with hand-embroidered sheets and pillows to make a tiny “room”. This small hotel fits up to 2 people at one time.

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Boeing’s Flying Car Has Finally Taken Off

Boeing Co., the company most famous for making military and commercial planes has finally unveiled that its flying car, designed to fly passengers over city streets and dodge skyscrapers has completed its first test flight. Its prototype, dubbed passenger air vehicle (PAV), managed to complete a controlled takeoff, hover and landing during the test conducted in Manassas, Virginia.

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6 Car Superstitions That Bring Luck And Prosperity During Chinese New Year

As Chinese New Year is approaching fast, we’re sure everyone is ready to welcome the Year of the Pig in so many different ways. Here at TOC Automotive College, we believe that while the decorations, food, angpaos are all important, it’s equally important to prepare your car for the Chinese New Year. Today, we’re going to look at some things that you should do to prepare your car for the festive season.

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This Company May Have Produced The First Flying Uber In The World!

Every year, the reality of getting a flying car is getting closer and closer. In the past few years, we had the EHang taxi drone concept, and the Airbus flying car concept to whet our appetites but it seems like the next best thing is here. Codenamed The Nexus, this air taxi is probably going to be within Uber’s planned flying fleet.

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6 “Hot” Tips To Protect Your Car From The Heat This Chinese New Year

As Chinese New Year approaches, temperatures are sure to soar. As the weather gets hotter, you need to make sure that your car is ready to take on the heat, because if you are melting under the sun for a few minutes, imagine what your car is going through! Today, we’re sharing some “hot” tips to protect your car from the relentless heat and sun as you go visiting.

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In The Age Of Connected Cars, How Secure Are You?

Technology in the automotive industry has evolved to a stage where cars are all connected via apps and advanced dashboard features. However, as with every piece of technology, there is a fear of viruses and hackers. Today, all these risks are becoming more relevant to the car. Carmakers are increasingly trying to beef up their in-car security systems to prevent hackers from manipulating the built-in safety protocols and other cyber attacks.

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The Walking Car: Welcome To Hyundai’s Elevate

The recent Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas is a place where brands create the most unimaginable, unbuildable prototypes of ideas that could have been. These concepts are futuristic, and not unlike something from a sci-fi movie. However, at the 2019 edition, there may be one real winner of the most insane car concept.

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9 Tips on How to Maintain Your Brand New Car In 2019

It’s a new year, and hopefully many of you are getting that brand new ride you’ve had your eye on for quite some time now. But as with all new things, you would do well to maintain your brand new ride or else it may not be able to last through the year without issues cropping up. Here are a few simple tips on how you can maintain a brand new car and make sure that you’ll be driving through 2019 awesomely.

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Your Car Knows: How Automakers Are Monetizing Your Data

The sheer volume of software and sensors in new vehicles, combined with artificial intelligence that can sift through data at ever-quickening speeds, means new services and revenue streams are quickly emerging. The data is generated by the car’s onboard sensors and computers, and then stored by the auto maker in cloud-based servers. Some new cars have as many as 100 built-in processors that generate data.

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