Category: Engine

Engine Parts: Diesel and Petrol

Perhaps you are looking to purchase a new car. The make and model of the vehicle used to be the only question when making that decision. Things have changed. …
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What the start-stop system is for

In a bid to reduce fuel consumption and harmful emissions to the atmosphere, car manufacturers are constantly offering innovative technologies designed to optimise the operation of the engine and …
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MultiJet

MultiJet is a term used for the second generation turbocharged diesel engines provided with a common rail direct fuel injection system. The electronic control splitting the entire fuel supply …
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How Does The Engine Lubrication System Work?

A car engine is the main unit that powers a vehicle. It consists of hundreds of interacting parts. Engine lubrication ensures that enough oil is supplied to the lubrication …
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What is a cylinder head gasket

The cylinder head gasket acts as a seal between the engine block and cylinder head. Its primary function is to prevent a loss of compression and to stop engine …
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Camshaft engine: functions, problems, and inspection

The camshaft has been a key component of internal-combustion engines since the early 1900s, surviving and outliving many technological advancements in the automotive industry. It plays a critical role …
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How do fuel injection systems work?

The method of getting fuel into a car’s engine has come on lightyears since the first combustion engines were developed. The simple idea of having a pipe that transferred …
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Is an intercooler upgrade really worth it

Intercoolers can breath some new life into a turbo engine, but might not give you the gains you’re dreaming about. Nothing makes a car sound quite as impressive as …
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