Helpful Automotive Resources
September 08, 2020 P0480 Code: Fan 1 Control CircuitThe engine cooling system uses liquid coolant that absorbs heat from the engine. The coolant then goes through the radiator that’s located at the front of the vehicle. When a vehicle is moving, wind goes through the radiator and lowers the temperature of the coolant.
June 24, 2020 How Hot Does a Radiator Get?Since it is a heat exchanger, the engine’s radiator naturally gets hot, especially after a bit of driving. But how hot does it actually get?
August 27, 2020 How to Replace a Radiator HoseAre you ready to take on the job yourself? Let’s find out.
The upper radiator hose connects to the thermostat housing and allows coolant to flow from the engine to the radiator. The lower radiator hose allows coolant to return from the radiator to the engine.
Radiator Hose Replacement: How-To
August 10, 2020 How to Flush CoolantMost professional repair shops use a dedicated machine to perform coolant flushes—but you can use a bottle of radiator flush/cleaner to do a similar job at home.
June 10, 2020 Honda, Acura Recall 140,000 Vehicles Due to Bad Fuel PumpsAccording to the recall report released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the fuel pumps, which were supplied by Denso, were “exposed to production solvent drying for longer periods of time” during the manufacturing process.
Honda will begin sending recall notifications to its customers by the end of July. July 29, 2020 Cheapest Cars to Maintain: A Professional’s OpinionSome cars keep running for years with only regular care, while others drain your wallet with one repair after another. To avoid the mechanic and keep your bank account flush, you need a vehicle that’s inexpensive to maintain.