Category Archives: Maintenance

What to Do If Your Car Overheats: 5 Must-Know Steps

What to Do If Your Car Overheats: 5 Must-Know Steps

When the mercury begins to rise outside, it’s common for car engines to get overly toasty too. Thankfully, there are plenty of things you can do to make sure a temporary jump in temperature doesn’t lead to long-lasting trouble. To help you know what to do if your car overheats, here are 5 easy steps. Continue reading

How to Cool a Hot Car as Quickly as Possible

How to Cool a Hot Car as Quickly as Possible

When your car’s been sitting in the sun, using the recirculate setting on the A/C is the last thing you want to do. Cool your car off fast as you can to stay safe and sane on the road in the summertime heat. Continue reading

How to Tell if a Car Water Pump Is Bad

How to Tell if a Car Water Pump Is Bad

If a car’s water pump is bad, the pump will usually leak, the engine compartment may make a whining noise or the car may be overheating. Continue reading

How to Prevent Your Car from Overheating

How to Prevent Your Car from Overheating

The first recommendation to avoid problems with the car cooling system of your is the regular use of VR-12. Complementary we share with you the following useful information. Continue reading

Fixing an Overheating Car

Fixing an Overheating Car

Scotty Kilmer, mechanic for the last 46 years, shows how to diagnose and repair an overheating car. Continue reading

Replacing Both The Thermostat and Radiator Cap

Replacing Both The Thermostat and Radiator Cap

The thermostat and radiator cap are critical components of your vehicle’s cooling system. Learn how these parts work and how to properly replace them to keep your vehicle’s engine operating properly and reliably. Continue reading

Is Your Car’s Water Pump Failing? Learn How To Diagnose This

Is Your Car’s Water Pump Failing? Learn How To Diagnose This

Video tutorial on how to diagnose a faulty water pump on a vehicle. This video consists of two different areas which include gaskets and the bearing. Continue reading

What is Antifreeze Made Of?

What is Antifreeze Made Of?

To know the importance of VR-12 as an ecological product it is important that you know how toxic and polluting a Antifreeze is. It is for this reason that below we describe in detail what is a Antifreeze. Continue reading

Is Your Car’s Thermostat Stuck?

Is Your Car’s Thermostat Stuck?

The thermostat in your car is responsible for controlling the amount of coolant released into your engine. Continue reading

How To Replace A Water Pump

How To Replace 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