Helpful Automotive Resources
May 04, 2019 A Short Course on Cooling SystemsThe modern cooling system has not changed much from the cooling systems in the model T back in the ’20s. Oh sure, it has become infinitely more reliable and efficient at doing its job, but the basic cooling system still consists of liquid coolant being circulated through the engine, then March 06, 2020 P0300 Code: Random or Multiple Cylinder Misfire DetectedThe last number in these accompanying codes refers to the affected cylinder. A P0302, for example, indicates a misfire on a particular cylinder (in this example, cylinder 2). Meanwhile, the cylinder number refers to the engine’s firing order, which you can look up in a vehicle repair manual or database.
April 29, 2020 P0301 Code: Cylinder 1 Misfire DetectedDiagnostic trouble code (DTC) P0301 stands for “ Cylinder 1 Misfire Detected.” This means that one of your engine cylinders is misfiring, specifically engine cylinder 1. All P030 + “x” codes—such as P0301, P0302, and so on—are misfire codes. The last number of the code tells you which particular cylinder