Archive for August, 2008

How Does a Hydrogen Fuel Cell Work

With the prices of gasoline and crude oil soaring, many people are becoming more interested in alternative forms of energy and less expensive ways to power automobiles and other mechanical devices. One alternative source of power is the hydrogen fuel cell, which is an electrochemical energy conversion device. But how does a hydrogen fuel cell […]

How Do Hybrid Cars Work

Hybrid cars are a great improvement over traditional vehicles in terms of increased fuel efficiency and decreased emissions. Many auto makers are focusing on the production of hybrid cars in response to the rising costs of fuel and the demand for more environmentally-friendly vehicles. But how do hybrid cars work and why are they beneficial? […]

How to Flush a Car’s Radiator

Your car's cooling system serves a very important purpose in keeping your vehicle running safely. Because an engine creates a lot of heat, cars needed cooling systems to keep the engines from overheating and leaving you stranded in the middle of nowhere. One important part of the cooling system is your car's radiator. The radiator […]

How to Change Fuel Filters

If you want to improve the fuel efficiency of your car and save money in the process, you should learn how to change fuel filter parts on your vehicles. There are several reasons why you should learn how to change fuel filter parts, all of which can improve your vehicle's performance and leave a little […]

Cat Back Exhaust Systems

If you enjoy enhancing your vehicle with aftermarket parts and customizations, you may want to try using cat back exhaust systems as your next improvement. Car manufacturers design and sell cars that have stock parts and systems. While these stock parts may be adequate for most buyers, other buyers want to improve their vehicle's performance […]

Automobile Emission Control

Automobile emission control systems are the systems that reduce vehicle emissions that cause air pollution. When the automobile was first invented, there were no automobile emission control regulations. However, increasing concerns about the environment prompted lawmakers to develop emissions regulations for personal and commercial vehicles. These systems can reduce a number of emissions and help […]

Car Alarm Installation Guides

Protecting your vehicle from damage and theft should be one of your main concerns as a car or truck owner. Having protection systems such as anti-theft devices can help you to keep your vehicle safe and even help to reduce your auto insurance expenses. Some of the devices that you can use to protect your […]

Power Steering Pump

Many people drive their vehicles every day without thinking about all of the parts that work together to keep the vehicle moving and working safely. In vehicles with power steering, one of these parts is the power steering pump. Learning more about the power steering pump can help you understand how it works and give […]