Monthly Archives: July 2018

ARCA: Dean Strikes Gold at Elko.

ARCA: Dean Strikes Gold at Elko.

Gus Dean used a unique – if risky – pit strategy and had help from some well-timed caution flags to score his first ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards victory of 2018 in the Sioux Chief PowerPEX 250 at Elko Speedway. Continue reading

ARCA: Creed Scores Third ARCA Racing Series win of 2018 with Victory at Iowa

ARCA: Creed Scores Third ARCA Racing Series win of 2018 with Victory at Iowa

Sheldon Creed continued his mid-season dominance of the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards with his third win in the last five series races in Satuday’s Fans with Benefits 150 at Iowa Speedway. Continue reading

How To Change Your Car’s Radiator

How To Change Your Car’s 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

Comparing Air-Cooled and Water-Cooled Vehicles

Comparing Air-Cooled and Water-Cooled Vehicles

Air-cooled engines rely on the circulation of air directly over hot parts of the engine to cool them. Continue reading

Clear Your Radiator Of Air or “Burp” Your Radiator

Clear Your Radiator Of Air or “Burp” Your Radiator

If you are having overheating, no heat from your heater or even poor idle issues you could have air inside your cooling system and in this video I show you the best methods for getting those stuck air bubbles out of your cooling system. Continue reading

New VR12 Racing Coolant approved to be used in all racing tracks and classes.

New VR12 Racing Coolant approved to be used in all racing tracks and classes.

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

Replacing A Water Pump

Replacing A Water Pump

In the fourth installment of the AutoZone Complete Car Care – Timing Belt Series, Bruce Bonebrake shows how to replace a water pump with step by step instructions. Continue reading

Learn More About Cooling Systems

Learn More About Cooling Systems

An engine provides mechanical energy from an air/fuel mixture with an efficiency between 20 and 45%. The rest flows in kinetic and heat energy in exhaust gases and in heat energy through metallic bodies due to the frictions. In this context, the cooling system must allow the engine to give its best performance, ensure the durability of this performance and ensure engine reliability by guaranteeing an acceptable level of thermo-mechanical stresses in any point of the engine. Continue reading

Learn How To Fix A Leaking Radiator

Learn How To Fix A Leaking Radiator

In case of an emergency it’s very hard to predict what will happen. Always be prepared. This time we share with you a video that shows how to fix a cracked or leaking radiator. Continue reading

How to Max Your Car’s Horsepower

How to Max Your Car’s Horsepower

The first recommendation we can make to you is the regular use of 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. Continue reading