The Mass Air Flow Sensor (MAF) determines the amount of air entering your car’s engine and transmits data to the Engine Control Unit (ECU). If the signal is not within the normal operating range, it will display the mass air flow sensor code P0101 and illuminate the vehicle’s “Check Engine” light. Other causes of code P0101: MAF sensor or wiring is too close to … [Read more...] about How Do You Check a Mass Air Flow Sensor?
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?
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?