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Car Accessories  

Making your car more comfortable

Open roof top Accessories add to the comfort of your car and make driving a pleasure. It is not always necessary to acquire a vehicle with all accessories at the time of purchase, as one can get the vehicle fitted with a range of accessories at a later date. This allows the car owner to add to his/her car accessories as and when he/she has the money to do so.

Car Audio System
Car audio systemGive your ears the pleasure of music while you drive long distances. Today, the market is flooded with companies like Sony, Philips, Kenwood, Samsung, Aiwa who manufacture car audio systems. The price for a car audio system could range between Rs. 2000 and Rs. 20,000, depending on various features and components. Sony offers you a 3-band stereo with synthesiser, while Philips has a choice of a basic cassette player and Alpine provides you with a worldclass system with graphic equaliser.

Electronic car protection system
Today's car owner should not compromise on quality when the question of security arises. With a wide range of security equipment available in the market, it would be best to equip your car with the finest security systems so as to make sure you do not lose out in the long run.

Fancy alloy wheels
Fancy alloy wheel rimsThere are a variety of alloy wheels which gives your car a distinctive, sleek and sporty look. Compared to the imported set of wheels (which cost anywhere between Rs.15,000 and Rs.40,000 per set), the Indian sets are much cheaper with prices starting at around Rs.10,000 for a set. There are different designs available in the market.

Other accessories
Hand free cell phone kit - This is one of the most important accessories in today's busy life where every minute is precious. It can be either fixed on the dashboard or mounted on a ball-joint unit.

Steering wheel Steering wheels and gear knobs - Sporty steering wheels in wood or even colourful leather imitations are becoming increasingly popular with many car owners.

Sun roof - A sun roof can be fitted on the roof of the car. Sun roofs are made of transparent plastic or glass, which can be opened to let in fresh air and sunlight, as and when required.

By: Sharmistha Chakraborty

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