By Leamas, 28 May, 2019
Coolant mixed with oil
Detailed step by step solution to fix cooling system that is contaminated with either engine oil or transmission oil. Fixing the root cause of oil/coolant mix is not enough. The cooling system should be cleaned.
By Leamas, 19 April, 2019
When to bypass or remove thermostat
Thermostat removal from a car is a bad practice but there are emergency situations that necessitates the removal for the sake of avoiding catastrophic engine damage.
By Leamas, 14 April, 2019
Factors causing oil degradation
Environmental factors like high ambient temperatures and dust particles in the air can make engine oil to degrade faster necessitating frequent routine oil maintenance.
By Leamas, 13 April, 2019
Ethylene glycol coolant solution versus water in cooling system
The performance and protection properties of plain water and ethylene glycol solution in the cooling system varies. Coolant solution has a lot of benefits when compared to water.