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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.
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
September 06, 2020 FCA Issues Recall on 160,000 Ram 1500sFCA clarified that it is not aware of any accidents or injuries that may have been caused by the problem. Too, FCA claimed that only an estimated 1% of the affected Ram 1500 units may have an issue.
In addition to the all-weather floor mats equipped in Ram 1500 September 04, 2020 FCA, PSA to Share Platform for Small CarsThe report also said that prior to the completion of the merger, FCA has completed retooling its small-car architecture in order to accommodate other powertrains such as electric motors and batteries. This means that the Fiat 500 model will likely be the only vehicle on the FCA-built platform.
August 28, 2020 Stall Risks Prompt Ram 1500, Jeep Grand Cherokee RecallThe component is responsible for synchronizing the timing between the engine’s fuel-injector and camshaft. And if it delaminates, it increases the chances for the engine to stall, creating a safety risk for the driver, passengers, and other motorists on the road.
The recall affects the Jeep Grand Cherokee SUV from 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