Category Archives: Technology

Cooling System Engine

Cooling System Engine

Learn the inside of your vehicle and how the car’s cooling system functions. If you’re ever in need or if you’re just curious, it’s a wonderful thing to know. From: Carlos Lao

Engine Cooling – Basics

Engine Cooling – Basics

Internal combustion engine cooling uses either air or a liquid to remove the waste heat from an internal combustion engine. Continue reading

How Car Cooling Systems Work

How Car Cooling Systems Work

Learn what goes on under the hood in your car. The video below will explain how a car¡s cooling systems works in detail. Continue reading

About Your Cooling System’s Freeze Plugs

About Your Cooling System’s Freeze Plugs

When an engine block is manufactured, a special sand is molded to the shape of the coolant passages in the engine block. This sand sculpture is positioned inside a mold and molten iron or aluminum is poured to form the engine block. When the casting is cooled, the sand is loosened and removed through holes in the engine block casting leaving the passages that the coolant flows through. Obviously, if we don’t plug up these holes, the coolant will pour right out. Continue reading

Reminding You About How Your Radiator Works

Reminding You About How Your Radiator Works

Radiators are heat exchangers used for cooling internal combustion engines, mainly in automobiles but also in piston-engined aircraft, railway locomotives, motorcycles, stationary generating plant or any similar use of such an engine. Continue reading

Cooling System Design Specification and Notes

Cooling System Design Specification and Notes

Consider what kind of debris might get drawn into the cooling system by the fan during operation. Such as grass clippings on a lawn mower, or textile products on a fork lift that’s working in a mill. The cleaner the environment the more economical the radiator core. Continue reading

The Radiator technology

The Radiator technology

Radiators are used for cooling internal combustion engines, mainly in automobiles but also in piston-engined aircraft, railway locomotives, motorcycles, stationary generating plant or any similar use of such an engine. Continue reading

Remember How Your Car’s Cooling System Works

Remember How Your Car’s Cooling System 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. Continue reading

Aluminum Radiator Technical Information

Aluminum Radiator Technical Information

In the beginning, there was the copper brass radiator. Copper brass construction seemed the obvious choice for the first radiators because of superior heat conductivity Continue reading

Seven Car Radiator Myths

Seven Car Radiator Myths

It seems that everyone with a vehicle has an opinion on car radiators, engine cooling, truck radiators and cooling systems. People argue about coolant types. And car radiator manufacturers. Materials for truck radiators (including the evern popular aluminum radiator). They argue about radiator sizes, and so on. Continue reading