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“Should I warm up my car engine before driving off?” This question is common among drivers across America. For Pacific Northwest dwellers, it comes up every winter. During this period, balmy temperatures turn cold and there’s a flurry of rain [...]

Radiator design has changed over the years, and recently there’s been a trend towards using radiators made mostly from plastic instead of metal. While plastic radiators are definitely cheaper to produce and install than their metal counterparts, they should probably [...]

Keep pollen out of your vehicle is an important goal for any allergy suffers.  This year airborne tree pollen is everywhere.  The powdery green stuff wreaks havoc with those who are allergic to it, but it can also make a [...]

Keep Spring pollpollen-counten out of your vehicle is an important goal for any allergy suffers.  This year airborne tree [...]

So your check engine light just came on, now what? It’s happened to us all before, you’re driving along when you notice a yellow light out of the corner of your eye. It’s the dreaded check engine light. If you’re [...]

Summer is coming! Now that spring has arrived it’s time to make sure your vehicle is ready for the long hot summer ahead,. Here are some preparations that can help ensure that your summer driving plans go as smoothly as [...]

Use care when installing your radiator frame to make sure the Tie Bar / Bow Tie Bracket and Rubber Insulators are in their correct position.  Failure to do so may result in radiator core damage that is not covered under [...]

In your engine, valves over each combustion chamber open to allow fresh air in, close during the combustion event, and then other valves open to let out the exhaust. the vehicles timing belt makes all of this happens over and [...]

• Follow your mfb coveranufactures recommended service schedule
Taking the time to read your vehicles owner’s manual will help extend the [...]

You know that you are supposed to take your car to get an oil change in Portland, OR. But do you know why people are always telling you to get your oil changed or keep up with your oil change [...]

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