5 Symptoms of a Faulty Power Steering Pump

5 Symptoms of a Faulty Power Steering Pump
December 30, 2019 0 Comments

Today’s vehicles are all equipped with a power steering pump to make handling much easier. Through general use, or severe conditions, the power steering pump can begin to leak. Leaking fluid will cause the steering to be less responsive and cause the steering wheel to become much harder to turn. Knowing the symptoms of a failing …

How to Test an Idle Air Control Valve

How to Test an Idle Air Control Valve
December 27, 2019 0 Comments

A small, but important part of your vehicle’s engine is the idle air control valve. This small valve is positioned onto the throttle body and controls the amount of air flowing into the engine. If this valve is dirty, or not working as it should, then your vehicle will not idle properly. Testing the idle …

How to Flush a Diesel Radiator

How to Flush a Diesel Radiator
December 24, 2019 0 Comments

To keep your diesel radiator running at peak efficiency, it’s important to flush and refill it on a regular basis. Many people wait until the antifreeze looks badly contaminated, but if you anticipate this and monitor it on a regular basis, you can keep your coolant system in peak condition. Check your vehicle’s manual for suggested …

How to Repair a Brake Booster

How to Repair a Brake Booster
December 21, 2019 0 Comments

The brake booster on a vehicle is the vacuum-powered system that causes the ABS system to kick in and apply the right amount of pressure to the brakes, ensure that they work. If the brake booster happens to lose power, you need to repair or replace the booster in order to ensure that your ABS braking …