Helpful Automotive Resources
September 08, 2020 P0480 Code: Fan 1 Control CircuitThe engine cooling system uses liquid coolant that absorbs heat from the engine. The coolant then goes through the radiator that’s located at the front of the vehicle. When a vehicle is moving, wind goes through the radiator and lowers the temperature of the coolant.
September 02, 2020 P2181 Code: Cooling System PerformanceThis DTC may cause a vehicle’s engine temperature gauge to read abnormally high or low temperatures. Vehicle models without an engine temperature gauge may trigger a temperature warning light on the dashboard, instead.
Engine running cold
August 10, 2020 How to Flush CoolantMost professional repair shops use a dedicated machine to perform coolant flushes—but you can use a bottle of radiator flush/cleaner to do a similar job at home.
March 16, 2020 Here’s What We Know About GM’s 11 Upcoming EVsGM showcased 10 physical vehicles at the showroom, while the other one was presented through digital images. It also revealed that the flexible vehicle architecture to be used for the upcoming EVs will underpin a wide range of models, as well as batteries that will be jointly manufactured with LG August 27, 2020 Ford Gives F-150 Additional Standard Safety TechThe decision will see Ford become the first American automaker to make the technology standard equipment on light-duty trucks. However, for the trucks’ Super Duty edition, automatic emergency braking will remain optional for the base model and standard on the higher trims.
Ford will be the first American automaker to make April 06, 2020 Car Brands Update Logos to Promote Social DistancingVolkswagen and Audi have released videos promoting the measure earlier in March, and Mercedes-Benz is now joining the two companies with a slightly similar move. The German automaker has updated its official global Facebook channel with a revised version of its logo.