How To Clean Valves Without Removing Head?

Proper maintenance of engine valves is critical for ensuring the smooth operation and longevity of your vehicle’s engine. Carbon buildup on engine valves can lead to restricted airflow and increased operating temperatures, which in turn can cause damage to the engine. Cleaning the valves regularly helps in maintaining optimal engine performance and preventing potential mechanical issues. When … Read more

Should we choose Floor jack or Bottle jack?

When selecting the appropriate jack for vehicle maintenance, it is important to compare bottle jacks and floor jacks to understand their distinct characteristics and applications. Bottle jacks, recognized for their compact design and high lifting capacity, are particularly suitable for heavy-duty tasks and often find favor among truck owners due to their power. On the other hand, … Read more

How to Push Back Brake Piston Without Tool: A Step-by-Step Guide

When performing a brake job on a vehicle, understanding the role of brake pistons is essential. Located within the brake calipers, these pistons are pivotal to the vehicle’s braking system, pressing the brake pads against the brake discs to facilitate deceleration. Constructed from various materials such as steel, aluminum, or rubber, brake pistons must occasionally … Read more

No Brake Fluid to Rear Brake when Bleeding: Why? How to Fix?

Brake bleeding is a crucial maintenance process that ensures your vehicle’s braking system is functioning correctly. However, there are instances when no brake fluid comes out of the rear brakes during bleeding, indicating a problem. This issue can be caused by various factors, including using the wrong bleeding procedure, faulty proportional valve, or a faulty … Read more

3057 vs 3157: Any difference or are they similar?

Last month, some people sent me a message to ask about the difference and similarities between the 3057 and 3157 bulbs. So in this article, I will tell you what I know about them. Dim filaments are the mostly difference between 3057 vs. 3157 bulb types. The 3157 bulbs have more than 32/3cp dim filament, … Read more

How Much Coolant Loss Is Normal?

Do you think coolant loss is normal ? If Yes, how much is normal? If No, how much is abnormal? Based on my experience, losing Zero to a few ounces of coolant every year due to frozen temperature or evaporation is normal. But, if your car coolant loss is more than this, you should consider … Read more

Reflector Vs. Projector: Which one is for you?

projector vs reflector

When it comes to vehicle headlight systems, projector and reflector designs are the two primary types that drivers encounter. Each style has a distinct mechanism for how it illuminates the road ahead, and understanding the differences is critical for any driver considering an upgrade or modification. Projector headlights, recognized for their intense and focused beam, … Read more