Replacing an oil filter and oil is an important part of maintenance, but can you replace the filter alone? Read more to find out.
Don’t feel bad if you’re asking, “What is an oil flush?” Not every car needs one, but an oil flush cleanses your engine of sludge and contaminants.
Valve stem seals control the lubrication of the valve stem as it slides in the valve guide. Too little oil causes stem and guide wear. Too much oil increases oil … Continue Reading What Are Valve Stem Seals And What Do They Do For Your Engine?
Here’s a question: How many miles can an oil filter last? You’ll probably get some different answers, but here’s why you shouldn’t wait to find out.
There are many types of grease, but you can’t always mix grease without causing problems down the road. Here’s what to consider when choosing grease.
How often should you change your oil filter? The answer is every time you change your engine oil. Here’s why.
An often forgotten task of vehicle maintenance is chassis lubrication. 50 years ago, it was part of the oil change process, mainly because it had to be. If you didn’t … Continue Reading Know How Notes: Vehicle Chassis Lubrication
The internal combustion engine is going strong after nearly 150 years. Lenoir, Otto and Benz, pioneers of engines and automobiles, would be astonished to see where their creations have gone. The evolution of modern engines has been nothing short of amazing…
Today’s engines extract more power than ever before, but the way they’re made requires a change in how you approach modern engine maintenance.
Bad tie rod ends can affect your steering and alignment. Know the warning signs and get them changed before it’s too late.