You’ve probably seen diesel exhaust fluid on the shelf at your local gas station, here’s what it’s all about.
Seeing black smoke from diesel engines when accelerating is normal but can be avoided. Discover why this pollution happens and what you can do about it.
Accidents happen. You’re not the first person to put DEF fluid in a fuel tank. Here’s what to do to help your vehicle recover.
What is a fuel pressure regulator? Essentially, it’s a vital component of your vehicle’s engine management system. Learn why it’s so important.
When General Motors’ 1.4L Ecotec engines started to exhibit higher than normal oil consumption, owners and technicians alike had reason to panic. Assuming the worst – that the engines’ internals … Continue Reading Solving GM 1.4L Ecotec Oil Burning Problems
The exhaust system allows a combustion engine to breathe and operate smoothly. How much do you know about it?
The EGR (Exhaust Gas Recirculation) valve is an emission control device which helps maintain the combustion chamber temperature in an effort to reduce the formation of nitrogen oxides (NOx). The … Continue Reading What Does An EGR Valve Do And Why Is It Important For Emissions?
What is a canister purge solenoid, how is it connected to the EVAP system and what are the signs yours might be failing? Learn more here.
The Ford EGR Pressure Feedback system is known for persistent P0401 EGR low flow code issues. Bear in mind, low flow can be caused by several issues. The most common … Continue Reading Dealing With Ford P0401 Code Issues
Engine oil specifications from most major car and truck manufacturers can get very, very detailed. We’re talking beyond simply matching viscosity ratings and brands — today’s companies often have in-depth requirements as to what oil you can put into their vehicles in…