Miscellaneous Topics - Miscellaneous Car Problems Section
Miscellaneous Topics – Miscellaneous Car Problems Section

Auto parts and systems are the building blocks that come together to make automobiles function. Understanding how auto parts work together to form automotive systems allows drivers to confidently discuss automotive problems with their mechanics.

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Emission-Thermactor Plugs for Small Block Fords

Broken bolt and stud removing tips

How to clean engine coolant from lubricating system

Original diagnosis problems-Engine or part replacement

Engine oil sludge-Where does it come from

Torque to yield bolts-What are they

How to clean engine oil from cooling system

Stay ahead of car problems by using your sense of sight-hearing-touch-and smell

Zinc additives for flat tappet lifter break-in

Dash Warning Lights-What Do They Mean

Engine Damage-How To Stay Ahead of Costly Repairs

Top Dead Center (TDC) What You Need To Know

Coolant-Antifreeze – Engine Cooling And Testing Made Easy

Fuel System Related Problems – Not Always Easy To Solve

Mechanical Fuel Pumps-Basic Information And Troubleshooting

Excessive Fuel Consumption – Common Causes And Cures

Torque Specifications – Not Knowing Is Just Asking For Failure

Pushrods On G.M. 3.1-3.4 Engines – This Is Still Going On !!!

Engine Surging or Misfiring – Many System Malfunctions Can Cause This

Low Compression Causing Engine Misfires – Is It A Mechanical Malfunction

Fuel Wash – How To Eliminate This Potentially Serious Problem

Sometimes when people have car problems they don’t know exactly what’s going on or where to find this information.