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How to Prevent Rust In Your Fuel System

September 26th, 2018 by

Interior rust tends to go undetected, sneaking under the radar until it’s effects are detrimental. And a rusty fuel system, in particular, can hit you where it hurts– reducing your fuel efficiency and compromising your engine’s power until you can’t ignore it.  Below are the warning signs and prevention methods. The “Sputtering” Engine The hallmark

5 Ways to Prevent Rust in Your Exhaust System

September 25th, 2018 by

Most drivers have a hard time keeping their exhaust system from rusting. Your exhaust system gets attacked by moisture from both the inside and outside, which not only accelerates the rusting process but can cause permanent damage. The moisture is trapped by such things as mud, dirt, tar and other common types of particles that

How To Diagnose A Bad Or Failing Radiator Hose

September 22nd, 2018 by

Your car has two coolant hoses– the upper hose attaches from the top of the radiator to the top of the engine and the lower hose attaches from the bottom of the radiator to the water pump. These small parts carry coolant to and from the engine to keep the engine at the optimal temperature,

How to Make Your Muffler Last

September 7th, 2018 by

Mufflers are a required component on any vehicle that operates on roads in the United States. Mufflers serve two functions: (1) To reduce exhaust system noise that is directed from exhaust ports to the exhaust pipes (2) To help direct exhaust gases out of the engine Most people think that mufflers are also an important