Twenty Reasons Why Your Engine is Overheating

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In this Truck Radiator guide we are going to go over 20 reasons why your engine may be overheating. There are many causes of engine overheating and while we won’t go over all of them, we will point out some of the main causes of engine overheating and point you in the right direction for solving a overheating problem. Many …

Why do my tires keep losing air?

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  When you have a flat or under-inflated tire, the first thing you look for is a puncture or tear. But what do you do when your tires are not visibly damaged? There are two main reasons why tires lose air with no obvious injury: valve stem failure and mounting problems. Age, exposure to contaminants, and stress can cause these …

Wheel & Tire

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Tire alignment, also known as wheel alignment, can help your tires perform properly and help them last longer. It can also improve handling and keep your vehicle from pulling in one direction or vibrating strangely on the road. WHAT IS TIRE ALIGNMENT? Alignment refers to an adjustment of a vehicle’s suspension – the system that connects a vehicle to its …

Changing Oil

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utomobile engines have many moving parts. As these parts move and rub against each other, the force of friction creates heat. Oil lubricates the engine and absorbs heat, allowing the internal parts to work together effectively without overheating. Over time, engine oil breaks down and wears out. When it does, it becomes less effective at lubricating the engine and absorbing heat. …