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October 19, 2020 Ford Ranger Reliability and Common ProblemsCarbuyer rates the Ranger highly, at 4 out of 5, for its engine power, durability, and load capacity. The review website also mentions that the average fuel consumption of models with the 168 brake horsepower engine is at 34 miles per gallon while models with the 210bhp engine are at November 13, 2020 What are the Best Mufflers?A faulty muffler can make your vehicle illegal to drive in certain states. Therefore, we advise that you replace a bad muffler as soon as you become aware of an issue.
November 05, 2020 P0152 Code: O2 Sensor Circuit High Voltage (Bank 2, Sensor 1)The “Bank 2” in the definition of code P0152 refers to the engine bank opposite bank one or the bank that does not contain cylinder one. Meanwhile, the “Sensor 1” in this trouble code’s definition points to the first sensor or the sensor before the catalytic converter on bank two. October 08, 2020 Semifinalists for 2021 North American Car of the Year AnnouncedA total of 27 models were included in the list: eight sedans, 15 SUVs, and four trucks, all of which were either renewed or redesigned for the next year. As expected, utility vehicles dominate the lineup, including new generations of some highly anticipated nameplates such as the Ford Bronco Sport, November 20, 2020 Mazda’s Future Inline-Six Engines RevealedReports on the six-cylinder engines first surfaced in 2019, but it has only been confirmed now, thanks to a photo showing two different versions of the engine and their respective cylinder heads. In the photo, the engine on the left is believed to be the gasoline version, while the one November 12, 2020 Auto Sales in US Continue Upward Trend Since PandemicThis insight is based on October performance reports shared by automakers like Honda and Toyota. Ford, which has been absent from monthly reporting, rejoined the group in an effort to give “investors more frequent updates on US sales and dealer inventory during the pandemic.”