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?
Here's an adage all car owners and enthusiasts should bear in mind and take to heart: leave your fuel system messy and you'd end up messing up your car's performance. It's easy to get carried away with fuel efficiency and powerful engine output. Much easier when talks about "going green" and benefitting the environment are thrown into the mix. However, while all this is … [Read more...] about Fuel System Cleaning: How Often Should You Do It?
Here’s a myth: the battery is the all-powerful component responsible for jolting your car’s electrical parts to steady performance. Partly true since it provides the energy needed to set in motion the starter, which, as its name suggests, starts your car. But when it comes to engaging your lights, the air-conditioning system, the electronic locking and immobilization systems—is … [Read more...] about What Does An Alternator Do?