Helpful Automotive Resources
September 25, 2019 How to Replace a Brake CaliperIf you decide to have a professional replace your caliper, which is a smart move if you’re uncertain of your mechanical prowess, expect to pay anywhere from a few hundred dollars to over $1,000. That’s certainly not chump change, but it beats having brake problems if you do the job July 16, 2019 5 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Using a Floor JackOne of the first things you should check before attempting to lift a vehicle is your floor jack’s weight capacity. Ideally, the tool should comfortably lift more than half of your car’s total weight. It’s unsafe to attempt lifting a car that exceeds the jack’s capacity. In some cases where August 05, 2020 How Do Car Brakes Work?A better understanding of how the brake system operates can help you take better care of it.
How Brakes Work
September 16, 2020 P0522 Code: Engine Oil Pressure Sensor/Switch “A” Circuit LowThe P0522 error code warns the driver that the vehicle’s powertrain control module (PCM) has detected a potential incorrect or low voltage signal from the engine oil pressure sensor. What does this mean and how should you deal with this trouble code? This short guide will answer these questions and April 23, 2020 P0496 Code: EVAP Flow During a Non-Purge ConditionTo learn more about what a P0496 means for your vehicle, read on.
Code P0496 means that your car computer has detected that the EVAP system is purging out fuel vapor when it shouldn’t be.
What Does the P0496 Code Mean?