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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.
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.
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 April 06, 2020 Car Brands Update Logos to Promote Social DistancingVolkswagen and Audi have released videos promoting the measure earlier in March, and Mercedes-Benz is now joining the two companies with a slightly similar move. The German automaker has updated its official global Facebook channel with a revised version of its logo.