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Average Shock and Strut Replacement Cost

If at some point, you visit your mechanic or car service center and you are told that your shocks and struts need immediate replacement because they are blown, you do not have to worry much. You only need to worry…
Negative and Positive Caster Symptoms & Effects

What is caster? Caster refers to the degree of the steering wheel showing exactly how close it is to the vertical axis, either forward or backwards when observed from either side of the vehicle. A shopping cart’s front wheels give…
Automatic Transmission Slipping Symptoms

Automatic Transmission Slipping in your car can leave you stuck unexpectedly and can even lead to the preventable rebuilding of a new transmission. However, with some basic knowledge about the warning signs and symptoms of automatic transmission slipping, you completely…
Clogged Fuel Filter Symptoms in Your Vehicle

Since you started learning about cars, have you ever examined the amount of dust, debris as well as other related particles that find their way into the fuel tank? You will feel very devastated when you realize the damage that…
The Purpose of Radiator Coolant Overflow Tank

How This Coolant Overflow Tank Works and How It Can Prevent Rust Formation Inside the Cooling System The cooling systems of a car may seem to work fine without any additional equipment attached to it but that will not save…
Compatibility of the DOT 5 Brake Fluid

The brake fluids are the ones which make the proper functionality of the brakes possible making them an integral part of a vehicle. Since the brakes in every vehicle are dependent on the brake fluids, it’s important to understand and…
Burnt Automatic Transmission Fluid Symptoms

As soon as a car owner or driver senses an odor of some burning transmission fluid, this definitely becomes a call for servicing your car parts. Even though it mostly occurs with specific cars than in other makes and models,…
Automatic Transmission Vacuum Modulator Functions

For your car to shift appropriately, the automatic transmission vacuum modulator functions must analyze if your engine works properly to execute such a command. It does this in two different means. Even though some car makes and models have simple…