Articles about Rainy Season

We know that feeling
Remember the viral Jeep Wrangler that took on waist-deep flood in Valenzuela City and emerged unscathed? Well, Jeep Philippines tracked down its owner to thank him for showcasing its product's capabilities on social media.The owner, who asked that his
Thanks for the heads-up
Planning to rush over to Manila for a quick meeting with a client, despite inclement weather? Getting ready to push through with a Friday night out in Makati following a deluge? Yeah, you might want to reconsider.Waze has tagged Manila, Makati,
This is disturbing stuff
Last week, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) gave us a glimpse at the troubling garbage situation in the Quiapo area. Images shared by the traffic agency showed canals clogged by solid waste-a contributing factor to our capital's flood problem.
Avoid them in case it rains again
Well, last night was fun: Another typical Sunday...until the sky turned dark and the heavens fell upon Metro Manila. The rainy season is indeed upon us, it seems, and yesterday is proof.If you ended up getting stuck in traffic last
This midsize SUV gets put to an extreme test
We are once again nearing the end of June, and the second half of every year also marks the beginning of the rainy season. In the Philippines, this can only mean one thing apart from incoming heavy traffic: floods.This is why
Dispose of your garbage properly, please
Last week, the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) officially declared the start of the rainy season. In motoring speak, this translates to the following: "Brace yourselves-flood is coming."Yes, it's that time of year again, the season
Consider yourself warned
It's that time of the year again when umbrellas, jackets, coats, and boots start taking up the shelf space near the entrance of your local department store. The rainy season is upon us, and it's time we update you with
Free parking included
We all need a helping hand sometimes, especially during a calamity when our safety-and the well-being of our vehicles-is at stake. If you need a place to find shelter, or Wi-Fi to contact your loved ones, or a
Who's next?
A third mall chain has announced it will be adjusting its parking fees to help the public amidst typhoon Ompong's onslaught.Ayala Malls is waiving its overnight parking fees today, September 14, 2018. It's just a day, but
The agency is now on 'blue alert'
Everyone is gearing up for the worst as Typhoon Ompong makes its way to our shores. Among those making preparations is the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA). The government agency has announced it is now on 'blue alert' for the
Stay safe out there
Another mall chain has announced changes to its parking fees in anticipation of typhoon Ompong. Robinsons Malls has released a list of locations that will provide free parking in case of heavy flooding in their areas."We care about your safety. We
Good move, guys
Unless you've been on a social media diet the past few days, you'll know that the country is bracing for another typhoon--potentially the strongest one to hit us in 2018. Ompong is already within the Philippine area
They could save you a lot of money and trouble
It's rainy season once again, and a big problem for car owners during this time is finding a place to safely store their car during a flood. The right answer to that problem will vary depending on where you live,
It's good to be prepared
As we type this, the skies over Metro Manila have already become dark, and the MMDA has already begun preparing for a potentially catastrophic weather event.According to the latest bulletin from PAGASA, Typhoon Mangkhut--which is packing 140kph maximum sustained winds
Is this something to worry about?
Good day! I just want to ask: How true is this myth that I should never roll down my window after I get a car wash because the water may damage the wirings?Juan I can't say that it's absolutely
It's better to be safe than sorry
If there's anything the past three days has taught us, it's that you can never really know when a light drizzle will escalate into disastrous levels of flooding. Well, at least not here in the city, where our poor drainage
Be smart about it
This is something that we don't wish on anybody, especially during a heavy deluge. But it can and does happen. On an older car, the cause can be a broken or worn-out wiper linkage. On a more modern car, the
Happy 120th birthday, Goodyear!
If the past few weeks have been any indication of what to expect during future downpours, motorists are going to have to rethink the way they drive.Floods and worsening traffic conditions are two factors that we'll have to keep an
Ignoring these will cost you
You're grateful that lady luck was on your side.You must be feeling so relieved after enduring gutter-deep floods on your way home from the office, and all you want to do is rest. Soaked after riding through a heavy
Options for different segments
We're not really sure when we'll finally be able to rid of the inevitabable rain. Thankfully, you won't need to worry much when automotive companies are proactive in their campaigns in making sure that you are safe on the
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