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VIDEO: Installing Spring-Type Hose Clamps

Andrew Markel discusses the installation and longevity of spring-type hose clamps, and how they keep a hose connection sealed up to 200,000 miles. Sponsored by Dayco.

VIDEO: Gasket And Fluid Compatibility

Andrew Markel discusses how gasket life can be maximized by using fluids that are compatible with it without early degradation. Sponsored by MAHLE.

VIDEO: Engine Efficiency Brings More Hoses

Andrew Markel discusses hoses and the necessity for several of them to route fluids to all parts of the vehicle due to the growing efficiency of engines. Sponsored by Dayco.

VIDEO: Moisture Inside The Intercooler: Normal Or Abnormal?

Andrew Markel discusses how moisture can accumulate inside of the intercooler as the turbocharger operates, including normal and abnormal conditions. Sponsored by MAHLE.

VIDEO: The Science Of Stretch Belts

Andrew Markel talks stretch belts, and how they manage to keep working without a tensioner. Sponsored by Dayco.

VIDEO: The Role Of Dispersants In Engine Oil

Andrew Markel discusses the formation of carbon during the combustion process, and how the proper engine oil can prevent sludging in the engine. Sponsored by MAHLE.

VIDEO: Three Tips For Engine Replacement

Andrew Markel discusses engine replacement after a failure, and three important components to focus on with the remanufactured engine. Sponsored by Nissan.

VIDEO: A/C Condensers: Don’t Wait Until Spring To Repair

Andrew Markel discusses how you should let your customers know they should not wait until the weather turns to get the A/C condenser repaired on their vehicle. Sponsored by Nissan.

VIDEO: How Misfire Codes Get Set

Andrew Markel discusses misfire codes, and how the camshaft and crankshaft position sensors detect rotational anomalies to set them. Sponsored by Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper.

VIDEO: Making Belt Replacement Easier

Andrew Markel discusses serpentine belt replacement, and a few tips to make the next belt replacement job easier. Sponsored by Dayco.

VIDEO: Failure Patterns In Thermostats

Andrew Markel discusses the failure patterns of thermostats, and how it can eventually affect several other systems of the vehicle. Sponsored by Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper.

VIDEO: Washer Fluid As A Hygiene Item

Andrew Markel discusses windshield washer fluid, and how it can be considered a hygiene item for a vehicle. Sponsored by Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper.