Automotive News and Information
What is a Catalytic Converter and How They Work
catalytic converter, which is also known as a catalytic oxidizer, is a component found in the exhaust system of a vehicle. What the catalytic converter does is burn the carbon monoxide and hydrocarbons to create nitrogen. It does this by using platinum and palladium/rhodium as catalysts, but at the same time it reduces the nitrogen oxides.
Check your Tire Pressure and Increase Your Gas Mileage
Find out everything you need to know about tire pressure to keep your car running smoothly and safely.
Car Paint Chip Repair Options
Car Paint Chip Repair Options Find out which car paint repair option works best for you. Do it yourself, going through your insurance company, finding a professional or a kit are some of the options available when your car has scratches or chips in the paint.
How your Cars Water Pump Works
When you think of your car’s water pump, think of it as you’re the heart of your car’s cooling system. In doing so, you can enjoy the comfort of a nice and cool car in the midst of a record setting heat-wave.
Career Growth for Automotive Technicians
While the automotive technician of today faces his, or her, own unique challenges, he is also faced with the opportunity to explore exciting new breakthroughs in automotive technology. On an almost daily basis, new frontiers are being explored in regards to vehicle propulsion, fuel efficiency, and passenger safety.
Six Rules To Help Keep Your Teen Driver Safe
Here are 6 rules to help keep your teen driver safe behind the wheel of a car. There's nothing more important to a parent then his or her child, so take the time to talk over important car driving safety issues with your teen.
See If You Are Tire Smart
Today's younger drivers are not as tire smart as the older drivers on the road. But everyone can still learn a thing or two about tires and safety, so take a look at this informative article and be tire smart.
Traveling With Kids Be Car Seat Smart
When you are traveling with kids be car seat smart. That means know how to secure your children in the proper car seats. Find out what car seat is best for your child in this article, and find out who to contact if you're still are not sure.
Helping Your Car Keep Cool In Warmer Weather
Find out how to keep your car cool in the warmer weather. Whether it’s a vacation road trip or your daily commute to work, when the temperatures climb higher on the outside, things are also heating up under the hood of your car.