Is Your Car Federal Or California Emissions?
Every car will be equipped with an emissions tag, which will tell you if the vehicle is federal or California emissions. Federal emissions stickers will just say, "This vehicle conforms to U.S. EPA regulations". California emissions vehicles will state, "This vehicicle conforms to U.S. EPA and State of California regulations".
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4 Common Power Steering Problems – And How to Fix Them
4 Common Power Steering Problems – And How to Fix Them The highest-rated tires, latest engine upgrades and high-performance auto accessories mean nothing without proper, safe steering. Your car’s power steering is the one sub-system of your automobile that you’re quite literally always in touch with.
What are my A/C pressure readings telling me about my A/C
What are my A/C pressure readings telling me about my A/C system? If you think that you have an issue with your A/C system but you are not sure which component is causing the malfunction it is a good idea to hook your compressor up to a pressure gauge.
How to Identify Your Duramax Diesel Engine Code - BLOG on
Each revision of the Duramax is assigned a new 3-digit RPO code, which is GM’s internal designation for a particular option. Your truck may have a Z71 sticker on the side of the bed indicating an off-road package; that is an example of an RPO code. Other famous ones include the Camaro Z28 or Corvette Z06.
Why should you replace your accumulator/drier when you
It’s never a good thing when your air conditioning in your car stops working. We get it-- it’s summer, it’s hot, and you have places to be. When you take your car to the mechanic it is likely that they are going to tell you that you will need to replace the A/C compressor in your vehicle. Instead of paying Continue Reading
Why Are Superchargers So Expensive? Find Affordable
Superchargers are one of the best ways to increase your engine’s horsepower and performance. Unlike turbochargers, which are powered by exhaust gases, superchargers are driven directly by the engine. That’s one reason superchargers tend to be more expensive than turbochargers. But there are other factors involved. This article will look at supercharger costs, along with some different ways
Symptoms of a Bad Electric Fuel Pump - BLOG on Everything
Symptoms of a Bad Electric Fuel Pump; Nearly every modern fuel-injected car and truck requires a fuel sending unit. The Fuel Pump for 1999 to 2003 Chevrolet and GMC Pickup Trucks takes the form of an electric pump mounted in the fuel tank, which you might be able to hear as a quiet whirring sound when the key is first turned. This pump doesn't
Turbo Problems from Exhaust Back Pressure on 7.3L Power
Turbo Problems from Exhaust Back Pressure on 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel Engines; The 7.3L Power Stroke diesel engine was developed as a replacement for the aging 7.3L IDI engine used in Ford Econoline vans and Ford heavy duty pickups until 1994. Other than sharing displacement size, the new Power Stroke had nothing in common with its predecessor
Problems with the Z55 Autoride Suspension in 2000-2014 GM
Problems with the Z55 Autoride Suspension in 2000-2014 GM Trucks; On many of GM’s larger trucks there was an optional Z55 suspension package available. Autoride is GM's trademark name for their automatic load-leveling suspension and computer controlled shock system. The Autoride system provides for a great ride, but when the system fails it
Know when to replace Shocks and Struts, or Ruin Your Car
Know when to replace Shocks and Struts, or Ruin Your Car; Although shocks and struts are not the most exciting part of your car, they are an essential part of a system that keeps you and your car safe. Knowing the signs of when to replace shocks and struts can be easy if you know what to look for. Bad shocks are not only bad for your car, but