26 April 2016
Most car owners know how prudent it is to keep their vehicle's engine running smoothly. This is why they will regularly check on the engine to ensure that it is in optimal working condition. However, one of the most overlooked components of your vehicle tends to be the automatic transmission. As long as the vehicle is up and running, then not many drivers will take the time to ensure that the transmission is operating on clean transmission fluid.
26 April 2016
Of the thousands of parts in car, one part that a car can't do without is the transmission system. The transmission system of a car is the system responsible for transmitting power from the engine to the wheels of the car. Basically, it comprises of a gear system, a shaft, and axles. In a manual transmission, the driver is responsible for setting and changing the gears. In automatic transmissions, though, the system changes the gear by itself; it is like a system that works behind the scenes.
22 April 2016
Your car's brakes are no doubt one of the most important parts of the car, which is why it's never good to overlook problems you might be having with the brakes, many of which affect how the brake pedal works. In some cases, your car may only need a quick fix, but no matter the problem and the solution, you don't want to ignore problems with the brakes. Note a few troubleshooting tips for common problems with a car's brakes so you know what to look for or what to expect from your mechanic.
21 April 2016
Your car's exhaust system is very important for the vehicle's overall performance; the exhaust system helps to control the amount of air that gets in and out of the engine, allowing for better combustion. The muffler also helps to keep the car quiet as the fumes and emissions exit out the tailpipe. Note a few questions you might have about keeping the exhaust system in good working order and about some of the parts that go into this system, including custom parts.
7 April 2016
A spark plug is an electrical component of your car that sits inside your engine cylinder head. This spark plug is connected to the ignition coil that produces the high voltage necessary to spark the fuel for putting your car into motion. A spark plug is vital for your engine's motor, so you must ensure it is in good condition at all times. This guide is designed to help you with different instances where you will need to replace your spark plugs at a professional car service.
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.
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.