The Anatomy of Healthy Cars: A Service and Repair Blog

  • Follow these tips for cleaning your car's engine

    16 March 2016

    When you clean your car, you probably spend a lot of time cleaining the body of the vehicle, the windows, and the interior. However, you also need to clean underneath the hood, particularly with the engine. Here are some helpful tips for getting that car engine clean. Choose a Degreasing Product The first thing you need to do is decide what type of degreasing product you want to use. If you are sensitive to strong smells, you will be better of using one that is water-based.

  • Possible Causes Of Your Car Overheating

    10 July 2015

    The combustion engine in cars generates a lot of heat. The cooling system is designed to keep your car cool and running at optimum temperature. The water pump pushes coolant from the radiator throughout the engine and transmission systems and back to the radiator. The hot coolant is cooled while travelling through the radiator, before being rerouted back through the engine. So the heat created by the engine is dissipated via the radiator.