VIDEO: Oil Filter Maintenance

VIDEO: Oil Filter Maintenance

Andrew Markel describes the importance of installing oil filters properly and where any filter's main point of failure is.

Diagnosing Intercooler Boost Trouble Code P0299

The criteria for setting the code is very basic.

A code P0299 for lower- than-normal boost can be one of the most challenging DTCs to resolve. You might think it is a code for a leak, but it could be more than a leak. The criteria for setting the code is very basic. The engine management system is looking at the desired boost pressure and the actual boost pressure, if the actual and desired do not match for the conditions. 

Alternators and Ripple Voltage

The alternator produces an AC current that must be converted into DC current by way of a rectifier.

The Do’s and Don’ts of Installing Spark Plugs

This article discusses the “conscious” steps you should perform during spark plug replacement.

Beyond the Warranty

What does it take to keep a car going for 120,000, 180,000 or 250,000 miles? The key is maintenance and inspection. 

Misfire Codes P0300, P0301-P0312 and P0313+P0314

The only way to clear the code is to use a crankshaft position relearn with a scan tool.

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