The Differences Between Semi-Floating vs Full Floating Axles

The wheels of any vehicle would not be able to rotate without certain components called axles. There are two possible locations for where these axles could be installed. They are either installed on the body of the vehicle or on the wheels. Either way, they allow the wheels to rotate so that the driver can … Read more

4 Symptoms of a Bad Clutch Release Bearing in Your Car

If you drive a vehicle with a manual transmission system, you need to operate a clutch pedal in addition to the brake pedal and gas pedal. The clutch itself connects the wheels to the engine of the vehicle. The clutch pedal gives you the ability to disconnect the wheels from the engine. You do this … Read more

Clutch Pedal Adjustment Tips

For any vehicle owners who have automobiles with a manual transmission, the clutch pedal is going to provide the driver with the ability to manually change gears while driving. This can offer certain benefits to the driver, but there are also some potential downsides of using a clutch and manual transmission. Many drivers enjoy the … Read more

How to Identify Bad Wheel Bearings on Your Car

For any vehicle owners who are concerned with potential wheel bearing issues, there are some clear signs that a wheel bearing issue may exist in a vehicle. First and foremost, a bad wheel bearing is going to probably be making some strange noises which will be easily audible to the driver and any other passengers … Read more

Tips for Changing Spark Plugs

With regard to routine maintenance jobs that will need to be performed on a car or truck over its lifetime, there are some jobs that are easier to perform than others. For example, changing the spark plugs is generally going to be much easier to do than changing a timing belt within an engine. A … Read more

Common Rail Diesel Engine: Working Principle, Pros and Cons

Diesel engines have certainly changed over the last couple of decades. They previously used a fuel injection system for delivering fuel to the engine. This was done through a series of pump nozzles that would pump the fuel at low pressure into the fuel injectors. The downside to this diesel system is that it generates … Read more