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  • How To Test A Vehicle's Ignition Coil


    Stalling, a louder engine, and a misfiring engine in your vehicle could be signs of a failing spark plug ignition coil. An ignition coil converts 12-volts into a high voltage that signals the spark plugs to start the engine. If the voltage gets too high, it can burn through the insulation and cause a short in the coil. Before you make repairs, test the ignition coil by following these tips:
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  • How To Clean A Vehicle's Oxygen Sensor


    A check engine light or poor gas mileage could mean your vehicle's oxygen sensor needs cleaning. The oxygen sensor on your vehicle controls the output of emissions, but they can get clogged from fluids. You will commonly find the oxygen sensor in the engine bay and it is close to the size of a spark plug. You should be able to clean the sensor yourself by following this guide: Prepare to Clean the Sensor
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  • Top 3 Improvements To Get More Power And Better Performance Out Of Diesel Engines


    Diesel engines are great because of their durability and performance in harsh driving conditions. Trucks, cars and machinery use diesel engines because of their durability, but they often lack power they need in some applications. Turbos are installed on vehicles to give the engines modern power, but sometimes this is just not enough. Here are some of the improvements you can have done to get more performance out of your diesel engine:
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  • Auto Tips To Live By


    When it comes to taking care of your car you will have different areas of concerns you need to take care of. From the exterior and the interior to the motor; there are many things to tend to as a responsible car owner. Here are just some of the areas to focus on: Taking care of your car's exterior You want to do all you can to keep the exterior of your car looking good.
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  • 3 Common Mistakes You Could Be Making That Could Damage Your Transmission


    Even if you do not know much about car parts, you probably know that your vehicle's transmission is one of its very important parts. Therefore, you may want to do what you can to help ensure that this essential part is kept up and running as it should be. It can be easy to make mistakes that can damage your transmission, but you probably want to avoid these mistakes if at all possible so that you can keep your transmission in good condition.
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  • 3 Possible Reasons Why Your Car's Air Conditioner Is Not Working​


    The past several days, you may have noticed that your car is not getting as cold as it used to on hot days. If so, there are three possible reasons why your car's air conditioner is no longer working properly: Refrigerant Level Is Low One reason why your car's air conditioner is no longer blowing cold air is that the refrigerant level is low. A low level could be caused by one of two reasons.
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  • Tips For Maintaining Your Brakes


    Without the ability to effectively slow or stop your car, it can be easy to find yourself in dangerous situations or accidents. Yet, brakes are often a part of the car that will be taken for granted by drivers. While you might assume that brake care will be a complicated aspect of car ownership, there are some care guidelines that will reduce the risks of your brakes becoming unsafe. Have The Brake System Professionally Inspected
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  • Own A Car? 2 Ways You Can Prevent Problems With Your Transmission


    If you own your own car you have to do regular maintenance to keep it in good condition. Part of this maintenance is to your transmission. If something goes wrong with your transmission it can be costly to repair or replace. Below are two things you can do to help prevent problems from happening so you can keep your car running longer. Change the Transmission Fluid One of the most important things you should do is to keep the transmission fluid changed regularly.
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  • Answering Questions About Your Car's Brakes


    Your car is a highly complicated and powerful machine that is likely essential for your daily life. In order to be able to stop and slow yourself, the brakes on these vehicles are extremely powerful. However, the forces that they will experience when slowing or stopping the car will cause extensive damage to them over the course of time. While you may not know much when it comes to the mechanics of your car, you will want to have a basic understanding when it concerns repairing and preventing potentially dangerous brake problems.
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  • Extending The Life Of Your Car Battery


    Being stranded with a vehicle that won't start can be an inconvenience and security risk. Many people find that a dead battery is the cause of their inoperable vehicle, so finding ways to make your car's battery last longer can be a simple and effective way to reduce the risk that you will become stranded. Here are three simple tips that you can use to extend the life of your car battery well into the future.
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