The engine air filter keeps stuff from damaging the engine. A dirty air filter is a sign that it’s actually doing its job, but how much dirt is too much?
The benefits of premium gas aren’t always obvious, but here’s when it’s worth paying more for a higher octane fuel.
They both take fuel, create small explosions within the engine and make cars move. But, how is a diesel engine different from a gas one?
The worst thing about stop-start technology might be all in your head, but what is idle-stop or SST on a conventional or mild hybrid vehicle?
A dirty air filter can slow you down and maybe even damage your engine. Here’s a look at how this lesser-known component is critical to engine health.
Most modern EFI engines have a Mass Air Flow (MAF) sensor located in the air intake of the engine. This is the device that measures how much air is coming … Continue Reading How to Clean Your MAF Sensor For Better Performance
Most modern vehicles have 12-volt electrical systems, which power everything by means of the car battery. A 48-volt system may become the new norm.
Tire pressure affects more than mpg. Here’s a look at four ways that underinflation can harm your tires, vehicle and even yourself and other motorists.
Have you ever found yourself staring at a motor oil display at your local shop wondering: What is synthetic blend oil? We’ve got the answers.
MAP sensor cleaning may be necessary to correct poor fuel economy, rough idle, stalling on acceleration or a check engine light. Here’s how to get started.