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When Mitsubishi made the 4G63 SOHC engine 1992 a free rotating design it was an engine suitable for many applications. The timing belt with a free rotating component is the perfect solution to increase economy and performance. Free rotating engine simply means if the timing belt should break it any time no internal mechanical damage is evident to the engine. Not all engines designed with cam belts are free, in my opinion all engines designed with timing belts should be I say well ...Continue Reading →
The engine thermostat is an important component to the engines cooling system, but for some reason, its removed due to over heating issues.
Engineers have proved that the humble thermostat is necessary to regulate a constant and control temperature range to protect the engine from overheating.
This short video, produced by Darren Gow-Brown Virtualmechanic.com.au, demonstrates an easy way to test an engine thermostat.
Even in a perfect environment, the engine of your vehicle works very hard to maintain a desired operating ...
Checking brake fluid
Checking the brake Fluid is vital to prevent breaking down, on the side of the road.
Checking Brake fluid can be as simple as checking the fluid level from the transparent container.
Brake fluid is a type of hydraulic fluid used in hydraulic brake and hydraulic clutch applications in automobiles, motorcycles, light trucks, and some bicycles. It is used to transfer force into pressure, and to amplify braking force. It works ...Continue Reading →