When you first learn about engines, a camshaft vs. crankshaft can be confusing. Here’s the difference between each and why they’re both important.
Knowing if there’s a timing chain versus a timing belt in your car, and what exactly they both do, can help you save on expensive maintenance, costly repairs or both. Although it might seem like an overly technical subject, understanding a timing belt versus a timing chain is a fairly simple concept to grasp once you strip away all the jargon…
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Replacing motor mounts isn’t an everyday repair. Learn how motor mounts work and how to know if they need your attention.
Exactly what is a camshaft position sensor, and how does it work? Learn how camshafts and their sensors help your engine achieve combustion efficiently.
Knowing how to start a cold car engine can really save you in the winter months. Here are a few helpful tips to get you moving.
You probably know a bit about conventional combustion engines, but how does a rotary engine work? Learn which engine type is more efficient.
Cleaning car parts keeps them in like-new condition as long as possible. If you’ve got them off the vehicle to do some work, it’s worth a soak and a scrub.
Dealing with climate extremes? Let’s take a look at the pros and cons of remote car starters.