Do you have a BMW with an N43 engine under the bonnet? If so, you may be facing some common issues from time to time. You may be on the lookout for the causes, symptoms, and solutions to the problems. After reading this article, your search will come to an […]

What are the important things to consider when making a motor oil comparison?  While some may prefer to  solicit the opinions of others (anecdotal evidence), the fact is that it is best to look at technical specifications when comparing oils.  This will allow you to choose an oil that best […]

The fuel pump, the heart of a vehicle’s fuel delivery system, is a crucial component that enables proper functioning of a vehicle’s engine. A faulty fuel pump not only starves the engine of fuel but also damages various components of the fuel delivery system. Identifying and replacing as soon as […]

Fuel pump filter is a small, yet one of the critical components of your car. The purpose of having a fuel pump filter in a vehicle is to stop impurities from reaching the car’s engine. If the fuel pump filter is dirty and clogged, the engine will have starting problems […]

Thinking outside the box is the most powerful thing in the world. But, how many people get out of their self-imposed walls in life? Not too many, and with the billions all over the place, too few get out of that box. For anyone willing to read or listen, I […]

Preliminary Counteraction dictates that a person take steps to counteract a negative action before the negative action occurs. This lens is typically applied as follows: 1. If it will be necessary to do an action with both harmful and useful effects, this action should be replaced with anti-actions to control […]

Getting your oil changed is something that the pros promise they can do in a jiffy, however, with every three thousand miles you drive, the price can add up quickly. You can save yourself some money by doing it yourself. An oil change is not as hard as you may […]

Installing a battery isolator kit is like adding one more power system to your vehicle and even motorized boat. This would allow you to use all the accessories and devices in your car or truck while still keeping the primary battery fully-charged. The battery isolators are designed with hybrid technology […]

The dynamometer is a device used to measure mechanical force, power and torque produced by an engine. Its inventor, Charles Babbage, is also known as the “Father of Computing. There are basically two types of dynamometers: the first one is bolted directly to an engine, and it’s called engine dyno, […]

People had never wondered that they would be able to fly high in the sky like the birds, or make a way through water just like the aquatic creatures. But all these are possible now with the help of scientific advancements and technology. Engines have played a major role to […]

Now it’s easier than ever to adopt Eco-friendly and “green” driving practices, and save some money while doing it. We are talking about bio-fuels! Ethanol-fueled cars have made an impressive introduction into the automotive market recently. This is because they are a wonderfully viable and cheaper alternative to gasoline engines […]

We are not saying that you need to be an expert auto mechanic or a genius with automotive trivia, but there are some things that are non-negotiable with cars and one of them is a car wash (and no, waiting until it rains does not count, especially in California). A […]

When the Mercedes Smart ForTwo micro car starts arriving in America in January 2008, a new sub-subcompact segment will be created. This is a niche market specialty vehicle for urban situations where parking is tight and expensive. Folks who want to make a green statement will find the 8-foot, 8-inch […]