Tag: cylinder head

DIY

What are the Signs of a Blown Head Gasket?

The head gasket, which is located between the engine block and cylinder head, seals the combustion chambers to prevent compression loss. It also plays a role in sealing the coolant...Read more

OBD-II Trouble Codes

P0306 Code: Cylinder 6 Misfire Detected

Engines contain cylinders that convert fuel into mechanical energy. Combustion within the cylinders fire at the right time to maximize the power they generate. When the engine’s 6th cylinder suffers...Read more

OBD-II Trouble Codes

P0304 Code: Cylinder 4 Misfire Detected

The P0304 engine code can compromise your driving experience, so resolve the underlying cause (or causes) immediately. If your check engine light is on and the OBD-II scanner reads a...Read more

OBD-II Trouble Codes

P0300 Code: Random or Multiple Cylinder Misfire Detected

If you’ve got a P0300 on your hands, buckle up—you might be in for a complicated diagnostic and repair process. In terms of severity, this OBD-II code is critical and...Read more

Guides

A Short Course on Automobile Engines

Internal combustion gasoline engines run on a mixture of gasoline and air. The ideal mixture is 14.7 parts of air to one part of gasoline (by weight.) Since gas weighs...Read more

Guides

A Short Course on Cooling Systems

This article is broken down into four sections: What is a cooling system?How does a cooling system work?The components of a cooling systemCooling system maintenance & Repair What is a...Read more

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