4 Symptoms of a Bad Thermostat

These 3 symptoms of a bad thermostat can cause major problems. The thermostat is an important part that controls the temperature of your engine. Temperature is something that will make your engine run well or can blow it up. Normal engine temperatures will help keep your engine running in optimal condition but abnormal temperatures will … Read more

5 Symptoms of a Bad Air Filter in Your Car

clogged air filter

The air filter is a part of the vehicle that should be self-explanatory. As you probably know, the internal combustion engine can only operate if it has the proper amount of air and fuel. The air that goes into the engine is supplied by the outdoors. However, the engine requires this to be clean air … Read more

Symptoms of a Bad PCV Valve (and its Replacement Cost)

The PCV, or positive crankcase ventilation, valve allows gas from the engine’s crankcase to get released into the combustion chambers. This helps improve the functionality of the vehicle and increases the efficiency of its engine. But if you have a PCV valve that is bad then you will notice the performance of your car will … Read more

Diesel Engine vs Gasoline Engine (What’s the Difference?)

Diesel engines and gasoline (petrol) engines are two internal combustion engines that are most commonly found in automobiles. They both have similarities and differences between them. Similarities One big similarity is they are both 4 stroke engines. The 4 strokes of these engines include intake, compression, combustion, and exhaust. When it goes through the intake … Read more

How to Prevent your Engine from Overheating

Automobiles have cooling systems that prevent them from getting overheated. This particularly comes in handy during the summertime when the engine has to sustain more heat from the sunlight. But if you have a cooling system that is defective for whatever reason then your engine could overheat very easily under these circumstances. That is why … Read more