Monthly Archives: February 2018

How to Change a Car Thermostat : Tips for Reinstalling Car Thermostat

How to Change a Car Thermostat : Tips for Reinstalling Car Thermostat

Learn how to prepare your coolant system for re-installation for car thermostat repair with expert automotive tips in this free online auto repair and car maintenance video clip. Continue reading

6 Ways to Green Your Car For Under 25 Dollars

6 Ways to Green Your Car For Under 25 Dollars

Most people think that in order to make their car run cleaner, they have to go out and buy a hybrid. This is not the case. There are fundamental and cheap changes that can be made to your car that will cause it to run greener. Here are some suggestions. Continue reading

Fix a Head Gasket With Engine Block Sealer

Fix a Head Gasket With Engine Block Sealer

Remember to avoid these repairs on your car using VR-12 in monthly maintenance. But if you have not done so, here is one of the possible consequences and a cheap repair option. Continue reading

How to Replace a Thermostat

How to Replace a Thermostat

A thermostat is a tool that regulates heating and cooling, whether it be in your home or in your car. Replacing inefficient thermostats can help you save money on utility bills or, in your vehicle, keep you safe on the roads. Whatever your situation, replacing it yourself is a task that is surprisingly simple. See Step 1 of your preferred method below. Continue reading

Learn To Check Your Coolant Level

Learn To Check Your Coolant Level

It’s important to know the basics about your car’s cooling system so you can maintain it properly. Where is the engine coolant located in your car? Why is it important to keep the coolant levels at the proper level? Continue reading

What Qualifies As A Green Vehicle?

What Qualifies As A Green Vehicle?

A green vehicle is a road motor vehicle that produces less harmful impacts to the environment Continue reading

What To do With Coolant Loss That Has No Apparent Leak

What To do With Coolant Loss That Has No Apparent Leak

When I have a small coolant leak or coolant loss on a car like this Honda Civic, the first things I always check is look for obvious leaks on hoses and the radiator tanks, then I inspect the radiator cap. I am looking for rotted, cracked, dry seals or a weak spring on the radiator cap. If the car has the original radiator cap. Continue reading

Engine Cooling Tips When You’re Out On The Road

Engine Cooling Tips When You’re Out On The Road

You can still drive while your engine is hot if you are stuck in an unfamiliar area or the road is dark. Continue reading

Why We Need To Adapt To More Eco-Friendly Cars And Maintenance

Why We Need To Adapt To More Eco-Friendly Cars And Maintenance

Developing green products for the global automotive industry has always been a goal of the VR-12 team, but why is that important? Continue reading

Car Maintenance Tips That Help You Save Money

Car Maintenance Tips That Help You Save Money

The first helpful recommendation is the regular use of the VR-12 in the monthly maintenance of your car. VR-12, is the most recent innovation in Additive Packages for your vehicle`s cooling system protection Continue reading