Helpful Automotive Resources
November 13, 2020 What are the Best Mufflers?The muffler is an acoustic device that reduces the noise coming from the engine. If the muffler is missing or has a hole in it, your car will be very loud. On the other hand, a collapsed or restricted muffler may cause misfiring and other performance issues. The good November 10, 2020 P013C Code: O2 Sensor Slow Response – Rich to Lean (Bank 2 Sensor 2)Diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P013C stands for “O2 Sensor Slow Response – Rich to Lean (Bank 2 Sensor 2).” It is set when the powertrain control module (PCM) detects that the bank 2 downstream oxygen (O2) sensor is taking longer than expected to switch from rich (a higher output voltage) December 01, 2020 P20BA Code: Reductant Heater “A” Control Circuit PerformanceDiagnostic trouble code (DTC) P20BA stands for “Reductant Heater “A” Control Circuit Performance.” This trouble code sets when the powertrain control module (PCM) has detected that the voltage signal from the control circuit of the designated reductant heater “A” is out of the expected range. The P20BA trouble code may November 06, 2020 Price of Toyota Camry Safety Tech Closes in on BMW 3 TerritoryBut while ensuring driver and passenger safety is a given for automakers, introducing advanced systems is a different matter. It’s not a requirement but it certainly serves as advantage, especially for models that get Top Safety recognition from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).
December 04, 2020 2021 Cars: The Top New Models You’ll Want to Check OutThe automotive industry is responding to consumer demand by rolling out a lineup of compelling new and revised models for 2021. Those who are car shopping will be able to choose from everything from the all-electric Mustang Mach-E to the reborn Chevy Trailblazer.
December 03, 2020 GM No Longer Fighting California’s Emissions Laws“We believe the ambitious electrification goals of the president-elect, California, and General Motors are aligned to address climate change by drastically reducing automobile emissions,” GM CEO Mary Barra said in a letter addressed to environmental groups. “We are confident that the Biden administration, California, and the U.S. auto industry, which