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  • Fuel Injector Maintenance

    Fuel Injector Maintenance

    With the technological advancements of fuel injection systems, many drivability problems disappeared. The fuel injection systems are a big improvement over carburetors. The improvements were seen in......

  • What are HID Headlights

    What are HID Headlights

    A pioneering safety feature of motoring, advancements in lighting led to the current halogen headlights in the 1980s. Improving on halogen bulbs, the next progressive step in forward lighting......

  • Truck Tonnage Ratings

    Truck Tonnage Ratings

    When buying a pickup truck it is important to note the endless choices offered to the buyer. Besides selections for trim levels and the choice of two-wheel or four-wheel drive, pickup trucks should be......

  • Mercedes-Benz BlueTEC Diesel Engines

    Mercedes-Benz BlueTEC Diesel Engines

    In terms of the American consumer automobile market, Mercedes-Benz is perhaps the most well-known manufacturer of diesel vehicles. With the exception of Volkswagen, Mercedes-Benz is......

  • Ford

    Ford's Easy Fuel Capless Fuel-Filler System

    As automotive manufacturers continue to show us technology that we never knew existed or that we never knew we needed, once in a while something comes along that sounds almost......

  • A Different Type Of CNG Conversion with The Carlab

    A Different Type Of CNG Conversion with The Carlab

    Earlier this summer, we had the chance to travel to the Southern California Natural Gas Storage Facility in Playa Del Rey, California to check out some prototypes built by......

  • How To Parallel Park Step By Step

    How To Parallel Park Step By Step

    When it comes to learning how to parallel park it's important to be patient and make sure that you don't do any damage to your car or anything around it. As with most things it will take some......

  • How To Check Car Fluids

    How To Check Car Fluids

    Fluids play an essential role in proper automobile operation. Incorrect fluid levels can cause catastrophic engine and transmission damage, or even an accident. When checking car fluids ensure that the......

  • How To Change Spark Plugs

    How To Change Spark Plugs

    When changing spark plugs its important to verify that you have everything needed for the job. You will need a new set of spark plugs appropriate for your vehicle, a gap gauge, dielectric grease, and......

  • How To Change A Car Battery

    How To Change A Car Battery

    If you regularly have to jump start your car or if it has been starting slowly, it may be time to consider replacing your car's battery. Before changing a car battery there are a few steps to take......