Archive for Tools & garage accessories

CTEK MXS 5.0 — safe & ease to use batterry charger (12V/5A)

I bought the CTEK MXS 5.0 rectifier some time ago. I chose it because this model very often wins in the battery chargers ranks (example below). CTEK MXS 5.0 is a “Swedish product” (as everything: Assembled in China, Designed & Developed in Sweden) . IMO it’s a proven charger, because it’s not without reason that it’s OEM additional equipment on […]

Crimping pliers

Automotive wire crimper tools If you plan to change something in your car, sooner or later you will need the right crimping tools. In this post, I will try to describe some of my tools that I use. Crimping tools are needed to make wiring harness by yourself, which are necessary for car modernization. I […]


Some time ago I wrote about problems with the Chinese version of VCDS. This contributed to the purchase of the original software 🙂 VCP doesn’t have any cover, but I used a cheap case from aliexpress to protect it. Price: 844 PLN (this version is without K-Line, but I don’t need this) Unboxing: The Polish distributor also sells […]