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Whether you’re a seasoned mechanic or just getting into automotive DIY, you can feel confident dealing with common car fluids.
The quality of car fluids has improved in recent years. For instance, certain fluids are now considered “lifetime fill.” Here’s what you should know.
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What could green fluid leaking from a car mean? Learn how to find the cause — and the solution.
Hydrolocking an engine can cause an engine to freeze or result in severe damage to inner engine components. Learn how it happens and how to prevent it.
Few things can get you down faster than a radiator leak. Aside from being a fairly pricey fix, a leaky radiator can quickly lead to overheating the engine. More often … Continue Reading Know-How Notes: How To Use AlumAseal ® Radiator Stop Leak
Here’s what to consider when deciding between water vs. antifreeze for your car’s cooling system.