Helpful Automotive Resources
July 17, 2020 How to Replace an Engine Splash ShieldBecause of its location, the engine splash shield can take on quite a beating. Its plastic components turn fragile when cold, making them susceptible to damage when driving over road debris and packed snow, or even when parking over a high curb.
September 16, 2020 P0431 Code: Warm Up Catalytic Converter, Bank 2—Efficiency Below ThresholdThe P0431 code, for instance, indicates the powertrain control module (PCM) has perceived the warm up catalytic converter (on bank 2) is not operating properly. If your vehicle logs this code, it is important that you familiarize yourself with what it entails before troubleshooting. What does the engine code P0431 July 31, 2020 Next-Gen Mitsubishi Outlander Is Coming to the U.S.In its latest announcement, the company revealed four models that will come to America beginning in 2021. The group is bannered by the next-generation Outlander set to debut around this time next year as a 2022 model.
July 16, 2020 Modern Classics: Why You Should Buy an 80s Car Despite What People SayThere’s also a scathing piece from The Street that proclaims: “Meanwhile, many of the midsize vehicles of the era (the 80s)—with the exception of perhaps the Honda Accord and its hidden headlights—looked and performed as if they should be dropped off by the truckload at retirement villages across the county.”