Gas Engine Working Principle

A petrol engine is the standard four-stroke engine found in most vehicles that run on gasoline. It is basically a machine that generates power for the vehicle by converted fuel energy into heat energy, which in turn causes the vehicle to move. The process is quite fascinating because the engine creates power from the fuel … Read more

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 dirt can cause if they find their way towards the fuel pump of your … Read more

Fuel Filter Function and Replacement Cost

The functions of a fuel filter A fuel filter cleans the fuel of any impurities like dust particles or any form of debris present in the fuel tank small enough to travel into the fuel filter. The purpose of the fuel filter is to clean the fuel of such impurities before it reaches the pump. … Read more

Bad and Dirty Air Filter Symptoms

The air filter of a car may be a small and inexpensive part but that small and inexpensive part is essential to the fuel economy and performance of a car. A clean air filter is counted among the basic needs of a car for it to function properly. There are numerous advantages and benefits that … Read more

How Does VTEC Work?

Not everyone knows what it stands Vtec, but probably almost everyone has read Vtec on vehicle sales brochure. Then what is it? And how Vtec works? Vtec ia an abbreviation of variable valve timing and Lift Electronic Control. Vtec is a regulator valve technology discovered by Honda and still used by a range Honda engines … Read more

How to Clean Fuel Injectors

The fuel injectors are the parts of the engine which are responsible for spraying a mist of mixed air and fuel into the intake valve of the engine from where the mixture goes into the piston cylinders for the combustion. The ECU (engine control unit) determines the amount of fuel which is pushed into the … Read more

Choosing and Replacing Your Crankcase Oil Filter

Before we explain about “tips when you replace crankcase oil filter”, let me explain first the different between OIL FILTER and CRANKCASE OIL FILTER. So here we go… Crankcase Oil Filter vs Oil Filter An oil filter is an equipment made to remove contaminants or dirt from engine oil as well as from other kinds … Read more

Iridium vs Platinum Spark Plugs

Whether they are mechanics or not, many people already know something about what a spark plug is. A spark plug is an important component in a vehicle, whether it is a car, truck, or really any other equipment which contains an internal combustion engine. A spark plug is what allows the engine to ignite electrically, … Read more

Diesel Engine vs Gasoline Engine Comparison

Internal combustion engines have truly been a hallmark of 20th century invention and innovation. They have powered cars, trucks, aircraft, boats, and much more. These are machines that are the workhorse of the modern era, so it helps to know a bit about how they function, and what characterizes their operation. The fact of the … Read more

Internal Combustion Engine Fundamentals

Internal combustion is based on the idea that you can create lots of energy when you burn gasoline in a small enclosed area. When you are able to harness the expanding gas that comes from this process then you have created the core of an internal combustion engine. From there, the energy from this gas … Read more