Tag: head-gasket-set

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

Features

White Smoke From the Exhaust: What Does it Mean?

Smoke from your car’s exhaust is never a good sign. A significant amount of white smoke is particularly worrisome because it almost always indicates an internal engine problem. And that...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

DIY

6 Signs of a Bad Radiator

You know that the radiator is an essential part of your cooling system, but how can you tell when something is wrong? Spotting the signs of a bad radiator is...Read more

Guides

Main Components of Your Cooling System

1. RADIATOR: Cools off the anti-freeze/coolant mixture by allowing air passing through the tube/fin area to dissipate the heat generated by the engine. 2. WATER PUMP: Draws the cooled anti-freeze...Read more

Copyright ©2020 CarParts.com, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Carparts Email Subscribe