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Features

What’s the Difference Between Your Car’s Air Conditioner & Heater?

Most people understand that their home’s heating and air conditioning (A/C) are basically two distinct systems (usually) tied together by ductwork. There’s the A/C unit, which does the cooling, and...Read more

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5 Car Date Ideas (and How To Prep Your Car for a Sweet Getaway)

Love is in the air this month—and if you’re looking for romantic date ideas that won’t break the bank and allow you to avoid the crowds this Valentine’s day, here...Read more

DIY

What are the Signs of a Bad Heater Core?

The heater core, which is part of the cooling system, helps transfer heat from the hot engine coolant into the cabin.An inoperative heater, a slimy film on the windows, a...Read more

Features

12 Last-Minute Gift Ideas

Don’t know what to get your loved one this year? Nothing says, “I love you,” like going out of your way to fix up their car. While the holidays can...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

Guides

Understanding Your Car

In this section, we will help you understand how your car works. We assume that you know nothing about how a car works and provide clear, understandable explanations of the...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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