Diagnosing Some Common Problems With a Car’s Exhaust and Muffler

Posted by on Apr 15, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Diagnosing Some Common Problems With a Car’s Exhaust and Muffler

Your car’s exhaust system and its muffler are very important to the overall performance of the car itself; the exhaust system helps to regulate how much oxygen and other fumes and emissions are in the engine, which is needed for it to create a healthy combustion. A muffler is so important for keeping your car quiet that in many areas, you can actually get a ticket for not having a muffler that’s in good repair! Note how to diagnose a few common problems with a car’s exhaust system and muffler so you can address these on your...

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Troubleshooting Tips for Your Heavy-Duty Truck

Posted by on Apr 6, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Troubleshooting Tips for Your Heavy-Duty Truck

Because a heavy-duty truck weighs more than the average family sedan, its parts will often suffer more wear and tear overall. The engine needs to work harder to manage that extra weight, as does the transmission. That extra work usually means that the truck may be running at a higher heat, which also puts more demands on the radiator to keep the truck cooler. All of this can mean that you might face earlier truck repair than the repairs with a family sedan, so note a few troubleshooting tips when you do notice problems under the hood. This...

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How to Know If Your Car’s Exhaust System Needs Repair or Even Replacement

Posted by on Apr 4, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How to Know If Your Car’s Exhaust System Needs Repair or Even Replacement

The exhaust system on your car may be more important to its overall function than you realize; a car’s engine works with a mixture of oxygen and flammable materials in order to create the combustion needed to power it. The exhaust system of a car helps to deliver the oxygen an engine receives, so the combustion can be created and maintained. A car’s exhaust system also directs fumes and emissions away from the cab of the car so you can breathe easier, even if you don’t realize it. Note how to tell if your car’s exhaust...

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Vehicle Parts You Should Replace For Optimal Vehicle Functionality

Posted by on Apr 1, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Vehicle Parts You Should Replace For Optimal Vehicle Functionality

One mistake people make is ignoring the signs that some of their auto parts need replacing until they have completely stopped functioning. This not only puts your car at risk of acquiring additional damage due to the malfunctioning car parts, but it could also make you a hazard on the road. Other than having your car serviced, it is prudent to check various car parts to see if they are working as they should be. Here are some of the auto parts that require replacement by your mechanic for optimal vehicle functionality. The spark plugs of your...

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Transmission Repairs | 4 Probable Ways You Are Causing Premature Damage To Your Clutch

Posted by on Mar 31, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Transmission Repairs | 4 Probable Ways You Are Causing Premature Damage To Your Clutch

Your clutch is a vital part of driving your manual car, so you’ll want to keep it in the best possible condition. But wrong driving habits can cause premature damage to your clutch, resulting in untimely transmission repairs. This guide will help you understand probable ways you are causing premature damage to your clutch so that you avoid making these mistakes over again.  Driving In The Wrong Gears If you choose to drive on a lower gear at higher speeds and vice versa, then there is a good chance that your clutch will get...

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Making Sure Your Hydraulic Fluid Is Clean and Functional

Posted by on Mar 31, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Making Sure Your Hydraulic Fluid Is Clean and Functional

A hydraulic system is complicated regardless of what type of hydraulic equipment it’s located in. There are many parts that need to be looked after in order for it to function correctly. However, one of the most important components of a hydraulic system is the hydraulic fluid itself. Since this is something that is absolutely essential for the hydraulic equipment to function at all, it shouldn’t be overlooked when you maintain your hydraulic system. In order to have your hydraulic fluid do its job as well as possible, there are a...

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Common Auto Air Conditioning System Problems

Posted by on Jul 2, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Common Auto Air Conditioning System Problems

When you are driving on a hot day, nothing feels better than cranking up the air conditioner in your auto. But what happens if you turn the air conditioner on and nothing happens? You are still going to be hot, and you will now need to find out what is wrong with the automotive air conditioning system. There are several problems that are common to auto air conditioning, including: Moisture in the System Basically, an air conditioner keeps the air inside your vehicle cool, dry and at a comfortable temperature. It does this by sending warm air...

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How to Remove Dents from the Rear of a Truck

Posted by on May 18, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How to Remove Dents from the Rear of a Truck

For some very small businesses, a truck may be one of the most fundamental parts of the company. Ultimately, the truck will deliver or pick up items for business, but it also acts as a kind of tailored advertising for your business, as it is visible as it is on the road. However, as the truck is out on the road for so many hours, it may, at some point, be involved in a small collision; one that leaves a dent in the rear of the truck. This article looks at how to properly remove dents from a truck, helping to keep it looking like new....

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