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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.
November 05, 2020 Best Radiators for Your VehicleNewer radiators switched to aluminum. Its lighter weight and greater strength allows the manufacture of cooling tubes with thinner walls. Some radiator models feature a combination of an aluminum cooling core and plastic cooling tanks.
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.
August 27, 2020 Ford Gives F-150 Additional Standard Safety TechThe decision will see Ford become the first American automaker to make the technology standard equipment on light-duty trucks. However, for the trucks’ Super Duty edition, automatic emergency braking will remain optional for the base model and standard on the higher trims.
Ford will be the first American automaker to make