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How Car Cooling Systems Work

6th Mar, 2014

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With the passage of time and advancement in technology, the gasoline engines have developed a lot but they are still not too much efficient at turning chemical energy into mechanical power. Almost seventy percent energy in gasoline is converted into heat. It is basically the job of the cooling system to manage that heat….

Taking Care of Engine Repair Problems Efficiently

6th Mar, 2014

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Some people just don’t know what to do when something goes wrong. They aren’t prepared for problems or issues and end up just panicking and running around in circles, clutching their heads. Don’t let that happen to you; be prepared for whatever may happen so that you will be ready when the crisis occurs…

Car Maintenance Tips to Take You from Winter to Spring

6th Mar, 2014

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Vancouver winters are tough. Whilst most people take the time to prepare their vehicle for the harsh winter months ahead, few consider the importance of making preparations for spring. The moment the temperature gauge starts to creep up, you should think about booking a visit with your local car repair shop to give your…

The Importance of Oil Changes for Cars

6th Mar, 2014

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Changing your oil every 3,000 miles is not just a suggestion, it is a necessity. Getting oil changes for your cars on a routine basis will help to ensure the life of your automobile for many years to come.

There are a number of benefits that are associated with routine oil changes including increased gas…

Caring For Your Car’s Clutch

6th Mar, 2014

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Have you ever wondered exactly what happens when you push down the clutch pedal? Without the clutch you would not be able to disengage the power of the engine or change gears! So how does it all work? A clutch is used to connect two moving shafts that are moving at different speeds. This…

Car Hoses and Belts – The Most Essential Car Components

6th Mar, 2014

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Car hoses and belts are the most essential components of the car and it is imperative that you take special care of them. Any problem with the hoses and belts of your car would mean that the engine would face malfunction and deteriorate the efficiency of the car. Hence, you should conduct monthly inspection…

Fuel Injector Cleaning Can Improve Fuel Economy

6th Mar, 2014

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Deposits from fuel can accumulate on your car’s engine intake valves, injectors, ports, fuel injectors, and combustion chambers. Dirty fuel injectors, one of the most common problems, can cause clogging, which leads to a wide variety of engine problems such as loss of power, rough idle, hesitation, misfire, pinging, knocking and hard starting.

However, one…

Muffler and Exhaust System Repair and Maintenance

6th Mar, 2014

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Loud exhaust noise can come from the front or rear of your vehicle – and most of us would not welcome it as it literally distracts us while driving! To be able to fix this problem as soon as possible, the first thing that must be done is to check out the cause of…

How to Improve Your Car With Automotive Electrical Supplies

6th Mar, 2014

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For many people buying a car is one of the biggest purchases they will ever make, second only to the family home. If you have parted with some well-earned cash to invest in a motor vehicle then you will want to make sure that it is well maintained to ensure your safety, the safety…

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