Helpful Automotive Resources
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.
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May 04, 2019 A Short Course on Fuel SystemsThe most common fuels in use today are gasoline and diesel, however, a number of new fuels are hitting the market or show promise for the future. More on those alternative fuels at the end of this article.
May 04, 2019 A Short Course on Cooling SystemsToday’s cooling system must maintain the engine at a constant temperature whether the outside air temperature is 110 degrees Fahrenheit or 10 below zero. If the engine temperature is too low, fuel economy will suffer and emissions will rise. If the temperature is allowed to get too hot for too July 23, 2019 6 Signs of a Bad RadiatorA common sign that something is wrong with the radiator is when your engine starts to overheat. This can be caused by a faulty thermostat. When a defective thermostat no longer opens, the engine will overheat and cause a breakdown.