Yearly Archives: 2018

How to Change a Car Radiator

How to Change a Car Radiator

Proper radiator maintenance is crucial to keeping your car running at peak performance and for avoiding costly engine damage due to overheating. This job is usually not very difficult, however any home mechanic should have a Haynes or Chilton manual for their car handy in case of any difficulties. Continue reading

Make Your Car More Fuel Efficient

Make Your Car More Fuel Efficient

A simple way to save fuel is to use VR-12. VR-12 keeps the cooling system working at its higher point of performance, which allows the vehicle’s engine to work as it was designed to save fuel. Continue reading

ARCA: Chandler Smith Sweeps Madison Clean, Scores First ARCA Win in Herr’s 200.

ARCA: Chandler Smith Sweeps Madison Clean, Scores First ARCA Win in Herr’s 200.

Madison, WI – June 15, 2018 – Fifteen-year-old Chandler Smith scored his first career ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards win in the Herr’s 200 at Madison International Speedway on Friday night. Smith also led the practice session earlier in the day, and earned his fourth consecutive General Tire Pole in qualifying. Smith dropped to the tail of the lead lap with loose right side wheels. As Smith was slowing with those wheel issues on lap 37, Tommy Vigh, Jr. spun in turn four to put the field under the third caution of the evening, which allowed Smith to … Continue reading

How the correct maintenance of the car’s cooling system contributes to protect the environment. Be cool with your vehicle / Episode 14.

How the correct maintenance of the car’s cooling system contributes to protect the environment. Be cool with your vehicle / Episode 14.

Dave Bowman talk about how the correct maintenance of the car’s cooling system contributes to protect the environment. Continue reading

How to Test Your Thermostat

How to Test Your Thermostat

The video below explains how to test a vehicle’s thermostat with items you can find in your own home. Continue reading

What the water pump is, its function, and how to avoid potential failures. Be cool with your vehicle / Episode 4.

What the water pump is, its function, and how to avoid potential failures. Be cool with your vehicle / Episode 4.

Dave Bowman talk about what the water pump is, its function, and how to avoid potential failures. Continue reading

Radiators And What They Do

Radiators And What They Do

Radiators are heat exchangers used to transfer thermal energy from one medium to another for the purpose of cooling and heating. Continue reading

What VR-12 is and how it works. Be cool with your vehicle / Episode 15.

What VR-12 is and how it works. Be cool with your vehicle / Episode 15.

Dave Bowman talk about what VR-12 is and how it works. Continue reading

Pressure Testing for Car Cooling Systems

Pressure Testing for Car Cooling Systems

The best way to prevent faults and maintain the cooling system of your car is to use VR-12, however, here is a video of useful information about te Pressure Testing for Car Cooling Systems. Continue reading

Car Cooling System And How It Works

Car Cooling System And How It Works

Explanation of car’s engine cooling system – basic principles anyone can understand, its operation and major components. Shows cross-section diagrams and test equipment in use to troubleshoot failing system. Shows basic thermostat test. Continue reading