Helpful Automotive Resources
October 21, 2020 P0093 Code: Fuel System Large Leak DetectedModern vehicles are equipped with on-board diagnostic (OBD) systems to give you or a mechanic a head start in identifying certain issues in your vehicle. The diagnostic trouble codes logged in this system can range from minor issues to ones that are more severe, such as leaks in your vehicle’s October 14, 2020 P0089 Code: Fuel Pressure Regulator PerformanceModern vehicles are equipped with advanced computer systems and on-board diagnostics (OBD), making troubleshooting a bit more complicated for the average DIYer. With the right sources, you can better understand trouble codes and their potential causes and symptoms. If you’re struggling to figure out what the P0089 code means, this October 12, 2020 Fluid Leaks 101: Find Out What’s Leaking From Your CarIs that pool of fluid under your car engine oil, coolant, or something else altogether? Because vehicles contain so many different fluids, most drivers experience difficulty distinguishing one type of leak from another.
August 24, 2020 P0087 Code: Fuel Rail/System Pressure Too LowPressure transfers fuel out of the storage tank, through the fuel rail, and to the engine. Depending on the fuel system’s design, the powertrain computer module (PCM) manages the pressure levels by adjusting either the fuel pump or the fuel volume regulator.
August 19, 2020 How to Replace a Fuel FilterWe’ve got good news—most vehicles built within the last 10 to 20 years do not have a serviceable fuel filter. Instead, the filter is part of the fuel pump module located in the fuel tank. This type of fuel filter should (in theory) last the life of the vehicle, which