repair

  • Thailand News

    Custom Mercedes Maybach in 11.2 million baht crash goes viral

    A recent collision involving a customised two-tone Mercedes-Benz S580e Maybach and a pickup truck caused a stir online, with netizens reacting in shock to the estimated 11.2 million baht worth of damages to the luxury car. The incident was highlighted on TikTok by user Banknitikorn, who shared images of the aftermath. Amidst an outpouring of comments, concerns were raised regarding…

  • Thailand News

    Pak Kret sinkhole causes traffic disruption, urgent repairs underway

    A giant sinkhole disrupted traffic at the mouth of the Pak Kret tunnel on Tiwanon Road when a precast concrete slab, covering an electrical conduit, collapsed due to heavy traffic. Authorities quickly cleared the area and temporarily halted traffic to urgently repair the damage, aiming to finish before the morning rush hour. The incident occurred at 8pm yesterday. The Pak…

  • Automotive

    DIY car repairs vs hiring a mechanic in Thailand

    The world of car repair is one that both intrigues and confuses people. While many car owners seek expert assistance at the first sign of even the smallest technical issue, some enjoy the challenge of dissecting the internal workings of their vehicle and opt for do-it-yourself techniques. As car owners attempt to strike a balance between affordability and maintenance quality,…

  • Phuket News

    Water supply timeout: Phuket residents set for thirst quenching pause

    Residents in Phuket’s Bang Jo area are bracing themselves for a disruption in their water supply. The Provincial Waterworks Authority (PWA) of Phuket declared a temporary halt in the water supply from the evening of November 9 to the early hours of November 10. The shut-off is a result of repair work that needs to be carried out in the…

  • South Thailand News

    A young boy’s plea to King for rooftop repairs gets heartwarming response

    In Nakhon Si Thammarat, a young boy from a destitute family has successfully received aid to restore the dilapidated rooftop of his home after his plea to His Majesty the King was met with a positive response. Nine-year-old, Thirat Thongphet lives in a modest village within Khuntalay, a section of the Lan Saka district. The youngster penned a plea on…

  • Pattaya News

    Pattaya looks to allocate 30 million baht to Bali Hai Pier repair and upgrade

    Pattaya is looking to allocate 30 million baht for the repair and upgrade of the popular Bali Hai Pier. Pattaya Mayor Poramet Ngampichet announced on May 3 that the Bali Hai bridge, which connects the pier to the mainland, was deteriorating and required repair work to its foundations. The last significant maintenance performed on the bridge was back in 2015,…