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A cylinder leakdown test is the reverse of a compression test and can tell you a great deal about the internal condition of an engine. It can pinpoint a bad intake or exhaust valve, bad piston rings or damaged cylinder walls, a blown head gasket or a cracked cylinder head.
Published by Jerry Walch 93 months ago in Car Maintenance | +5 votes | 2 comments
Power steering systems need to be bled the same as brake system do when they get air in them. if the power steering is noisy and the steering wheel is becoming harder to turn, the system may need to be bled.
Published by Jerry Walch 93 months ago in Car Maintenance | +7 votes | 5 comments
Auto cooling systems should be flushed out once every year if you live in a moderate climate and twice a year if you live in a harsh climate.
Published by Jerry Walch 93 months ago in Car Maintenance | +5 votes | 6 comments
Dirty ABS wheel speed sensors and broken sensor wires are a major cause of the ABS "Idiot Light" coming on and remaining on. Cleaning and testing wheel sensors and their associated wiring is a straightforward project that even the new shade tree mechanic can do.
Published by Jerry Walch 94 months ago in Car Maintenance | +4 votes | 4 comments
An auto air conditioning system should evacuated any time it is opened for servicing. the air and moisture that enters the system must be removed for the system to operate properly.
Published by Jerry Walch 94 months ago in Car Maintenance | +5 votes | 4 comments
All auto air conditioners leak refrigerant but the leaks become worse with age. Locating a troublesome leak can be easy with an electronic leak detector.
Published by Jerry Walch 94 months ago in Car Maintenance | +5 votes | 0 comments
You can recharge your auto's air conditioning system and save $100 or more. Refrigerant 134a recharging kits are available at auto part centers and Big Box stores.
Published by Jerry Walch 94 months ago in Car Maintenance | +6 votes | 7 comments
Using a battery hydrometer to measure the specific gravity of a battery's electrolyte has almost become a lost art because most storage batteries are sealed units. Nevertheless, you need to know how to use a battery hydrometer because there are still storage batteries around that require their use.
Published by Jerry Walch 94 months ago in Car Maintenance | +6 votes | 5 comments
Does your 2000 Hyundai Sonata clatter, backfire, idle rough? Is it just plain sluggish? Nerve-wracking, isn't it? Chances are it's your timing belt, and chances are, it's time to replace it.
Published by asklana 95 months ago in Car Maintenance | +2 votes | 0 comments
The Catalytic Converter. What it is and how to fix it when it goes wrong.
Published by Dione Morrison 95 months ago in Car Maintenance | +10 votes | 3 comments
Keeping antifreeze/coolant in your car is an easy basic maintenance procedure that can extend the life of your engine. Cooling system failure is a major cause of engine breakdowns.
Published by Judith Barton 96 months ago in Car Maintenance | +10 votes | 5 comments
Engine oil ranges from fully synthetic oil to partially synthetic oil to conventional oil. Learn about the types of oil and how to check and add oil to your car to preserve the life and effective operation of your car.
Published by Judith Barton 96 months ago in Car Maintenance | +8 votes | 10 comments
The reader will learn why, when and how to change oil in his or her car.
Published by Raymond Alexander Kukkee 103 months ago in Car Maintenance | +3 votes | 2 comments
Published by umphtydunkie 114 months ago in Car Maintenance | +0 votes | 0 comments
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