A coil pack is a group of ignition coils that plays a vital role in starting your vehicle. Ignition coils are heavy duty but excessive heat, vibration, and bad installation can damage them over time. When your coil pack fails, you’re bound to have issues starting your car. It’s a good idea to test your coil pack if you suspect that it needs to be replaced soon. Auto Parts … [Read more...] about How Do You Test a Coil Pack?
As our cars get older, small problems can turn into expensive ones and while diagnosing problems isn’t always easy, getting a little help can prevent unneeded hassle. I’m sure we all have had a dead battery at some point, but there are also other issues with the charging system that the dead battery is a symptom rather than the issue. The car alternator is what … [Read more...] about How Do I Test My Alternator?
Reports about dashboards of certain General Motors (GM) trucks being prone to cracking started circulating in 2014 and have since remained a topic of concern in the car community. Many disgruntled GM owners have taken their grievances to online forums to make a case for their disappointment. "My 2011 Sierra had [a] cracked dash," wrote user tigers84 in a discussion board … [Read more...] about The Issue on GM Cracked Dash
Is your car becoming a gas guzzler? Does your engine click and sputter while you’re driving at a high speed? Or maybe you're losing power when you move forward or backward, say, on a hill or when hauling heavy cargo. Well, you might be in for a costly expenditure as the above warning signs could be pointing to a malfunctioning fuel pump. So, how much is a fuel … [Read more...] about How Much Is A Fuel Pump?