Tag: odor

Damaging – Coolant Sludge and Slime

Nearly 40 percent of engine failures can be attributed to cooling-system issues. Clearly, it pays to take care of your vehicle’s cooling system. Sludge/slime are just one of the common symptoms of larger problems. Left unchecked, it’ll plug the radiator, heater core or fluid passages, resulting in overheating and expensive repairs. What causes it, and… Read more »

Love Your Family and Your Car ?

Believe it or not, way back in the ’50s, car emissions were reduced by about 90% by the “Positive Crankcase Ventilation Valve,” better known as the PCV valve. (when an engine is running, there is oil blow-by (pressure build-up in the motor). This oil blow-by was vented below the car and into the air. The… Read more »