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  • Oil Change

    Oil Changes for Rookies

    August 4, 2015 • Enthusiasts • Views: 1855

    You do it. I do it. Your 16-year-old neighbor with the ‘93 Geo Metro does it. Everyone gets their oil changed. Well, at least we’re supposed to. Every several thousand miles or so, or sooner if you aren’t particularly nice …

  • All About Penetrating Oils

    All About Penetrating Oils

    December 28, 2013 • Enthusiasts, Mostly Trucks • Views: 6267

    What are Penetrating Oils? Penetrating oils have low viscosity which means that they flow easily when applied. Penetrating oil got its name from its ability to penetrate in the narrow spaces between the threads of two parts. It works by …

  • Diesel engine oils perform functions that affect your engine's performance.

    The Difference in Diesel Engine Oils

    December 16, 2013 • Mostly Trucks • Views: 3991

    The Difference in Diesel Engine Oils There are various types of engine oils available in the market today. We describe two of the most common below: Mineral or Petroleum Diesel Engine Oils A by-product of petroleum, this oil type is …

  • heat and friction cause a great negative impact on transmissions by affecting its internal parts.

    Heat and Friction and its Impact on Transmissions

    November 23, 2013 • Enthusiasts, Mostly Trucks • Views: 2768

    Curious of the ways that can help you spare your gearbox or transmission from these factors? Read on for a crash course about them. Manual Transmissions: The Basics Standard transmissions, also known as manual gearbox or manual transmission is a …