Monthly Archives: May 2018

What are electrolysis and oxidation? Be cool with your vehicle / Episode 2.

What are electrolysis and oxidation? Be cool with your vehicle / Episode 2.

Dave Bowman talk about What are electrolysis and oxidation and how do they affects the engine’s proper functioning? Causes and effects. How to avoid? Continue reading

Air Cooling And Liquid Cooling

Air Cooling And Liquid Cooling

Internal combustion engine cooling uses either air or a liquid to remove the waste heat from an internal combustion engine. For small or special purpose engines, air cooling makes for a lightweight and relatively simple system. The more complex circulating liquid-cooled engines also ultimately reject waste heat to the air, but circulating liquid improves heat transfer from internal parts of the engine. Continue reading

Heater Core And How It’s Replaced

Heater Core And How It’s Replaced

In this video with the help of Rock and Road Performance I tackle my neglected and leaking heater core. Due to the wide array of vehicles and specific procedures of the job for each one we do not cover every step in detail. Continue reading

What Each Part Of Your Cooling System Does

What Each Part Of Your Cooling System Does

The radiator is the most prominent part of the system. Coolantthat has traveled through the engine is pumped through the tubes of the radiator and is cooled off for another round. Continue reading

About Low-Carbon Power

About Low-Carbon Power

Low-carbon power comes from processes or technologies that, produce power with substantially lower amounts of carbon dioxide emissions than is emitted from conventional fossil fuel power generation. Continue reading

Learn Basic Car Maintenance

Learn Basic Car Maintenance

The first recommendation we can suggest is the regular use of VR-12 in the monthly maintenance of your car. However, Randy Dickerson has important additional recommendations to consider as well. Continue reading

How To Change a Bad Thermostat

How To Change a Bad Thermostat

Scotty Kilmer, mechanic for the last 46 years, shows you how to tell if your thermostat on your car is bad, and then how to replace it if it is. On most cars, a VERY simple job you can easily do yourself.

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What Does A Water Pump Do In Your Car’s Cooling System?

What Does A Water Pump Do In Your Car’s Cooling System?

The water pump is either driven by the fan belt or the timing belt on some newer vehicles. The pump moves coolant from the radiator, through the engine, and back into the radiator. Continue reading

ARCA: Jones holds off hard charge from Herbst to win thriller at Charlotte.

ARCA: Jones holds off hard charge from Herbst to win thriller at Charlotte.

CONCORD, N.C. (May 24, 2018) — Brandon Jones held off a late-race, spirited charge from Riley Herbst to win the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards General Tire 150 Thursday night under the lights at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Jones, in the No. 12 Mobil 1-TRD Toyota, had a 10-length lead inside of five laps to go when Herbst chopped it down to nothing coming to the white flag. Herbst got to the back bumper of Jones on the last lap but couldn’t find a way around the eventual winner. Jones was able to use a lapped car to put … Continue reading

What is the VR-12 Racing Coolant the most advanced OTA (Organic Acid Technology) additive.

What is the VR-12 Racing Coolant the most advanced OTA (Organic Acid Technology) additive.

VR12 Racing Coolant is a Non-Glycol racing coolant, thus making it safe and approved to be used in all racing tracks and classes. Continue reading