What Causes a Car to Stall?

What Causes a Car to Stall?

You trust your car. You may not think about it, but you believe that certain functions will occur without fail. You may be aware of little annoyances or issues, but you trust that when you start your car, you will be able to drive to your destination and turn the ignition off until you are ready to drive again. When your engine stalls, immediately that b ...

10 Best OBD2 Scanners: Bye-Bye Check Engine Light

10 Best OBD2 Scanners: Bye-Bye Check Engine Light

Last Updated on February 8, 2019 That check engine light annoying the heck out of you? Looking for the best automotive diagnostic tool for your personal needs? Want your vehicle to operate at peak performance without having a mechanic or repair person on retainer? Owning a OBD2 scanner can be a huge help, as it will help you turn off your engine light an ...

Victoria Police Add All-Electric Tesla Model X to Highway Patrol

Victoria Police Add All-Electric Tesla Model X to Highway Patrol

• POSTED ONJUNE 3, 2019 • 4 MINUTE READ Source: Twitter/Victoria Police Electric vehicles could be the norm for road policing in Australia within just 10 years’ time, Victoria Police has said, after revealing on Monday it had welcomed a Tesla Model X into the fold of its highway patrol operational fleet. The use of the all-electric five-seater SUV marks ...

International Driver's License

International Driver's License

International Driver's License Required in Japan Canada Summary Name Canada Note An international driving permit (IDP) under the 1949 Geneva Convention in the proper format issued by the official agent or agency appointed by Canada is valid to drive in Japan. I will explain if anybody who has the driver's license issued by Canada is allowed to drive in J ...

What Is That Engine Knocking Sound?

What Is That Engine Knocking Sound?

You’re driving your truck on the freeway when you hear a rattle increasing in pitch and a bad vibration form, then your own wheel rolls past you. Your engine’s constant drone suddenly gives way to a loud roar and the Check Engine light pops on. You’re cranking your engine over when it sounds like marbles caught in a blender. Out of Place Car Noises In li ...

Uber Vs. Lyft: Which Ride-Hailing App Is Better?

Uber Vs. Lyft: Which Ride-Hailing App Is Better?

Here’s a comprehensive comparison of the two services to help you choose your go-to app for hitching rides. Image CreditCreditGlenn Harvey Uber and Lyft recently made clear that they are in the ride-hailing business for the long haul. Shortly after Lyft went public with plenty of fanfare last month, Uber shared its plans for its own initial public offeri ...

Bike Lights Recommendation

Bike Lights Recommendation

For about a decade, my main mode of transportation to school and to work was my bicycle. During the summer months, the sun would stay out long enough to make a bike light unnecessary, but as the days grew shorter, a light was indispensable. These days, I mainly cycle for exercise and for trips within a few miles of my house. Proper lighting is still a mu ...

Bosch & Bafang Review – the Bafang Vs Bosch Showdown [2019]

Bosch & Bafang Review – the Bafang Vs Bosch Showdown [2019]

By Mark When you are looking for a new electric bike there is nothing more important than the motor, right? After you have looked around a bit you usually end up between two powerhouses, Bafang vs Bosch. We will take a closer look and find out which is the best ebike motor for you. Bafang vs Bosch Reviews In the left corner we have Bafang, a leading manu ...

PRIUS PRIME PRIUS PHV Plug-In Hybrid

PRIUS PRIME PRIUS PHV Plug-In Hybrid

This guide was developed to educate and assist dismantlers in the safe handling of Toyota PRIUS PRIME, PRIUS PHV gasoline-electric hybrid vehicles. PRIUS PRIME, PRIUS PHV dismantling procedures are similar to other non-hybrid Toyota vehicles with the exception of the high voltage electrical system. It is important to recognize and understand the high vol ...

Boeing 777X First Flight Delayed Until 2020

Boeing 777X First Flight Delayed Until 2020

Boeing confirmed Wednesday it has moved the target for first flight of the 777X to early next year from the second half of 2019 following consultations with engine maker General Electric, whose new GE9X continues to suffer delays while the engine company redesigns a stator in the front part of the compressor that had shown more wear than anticipated duri ...

Popular Auto Industry Books

Popular Auto Industry Books

Engines of Change: A History of the American Dream in Fifteen Cars (Hardcover) by Paul Ingrassia (shelved 2 times as auto-industry) avg rating 4.06 — 418 ratings — published 2012 Want to Read Punching Out: One Year in a Closing Auto Plant (Hardcover) by Paul Clemens (shelved 2 times as auto-industry) avg rating 3.39 — 259 ratings — published 2011 Want to ...

Seventh-Gen Chevrolet Camaro Faces Dim, Uncertain Fate

Seventh-Gen Chevrolet Camaro Faces Dim, Uncertain Fate

Platform changes and electrification cloud the future A recent story in Muscle Cars & Trucks on the future of the Chevrolet Camaro cited "anonymous sources inside General Motors" saying the seventh-gen Camaro program had been "suspended." According to the report, when the current sixth-gen coupe reaches the end of its natural lifespan in 2022, the Camaro ...

7 Reasons to Not Buy a Tesla … Yet

7 Reasons to Not Buy a Tesla … Yet

I’ve written a lot of articles about how great and affordable the Tesla Model 3 is, and I truly believe it has the potential to become one of the best selling cars of all time. Does that mean it is the right car for everyone? No. Although it must be enjoyable for everyone to drive (or not drive, once the full-self-driving software is available), it just ...

Integrated Air Management System

Integrated Air Management System

BLEED AIR SYSTEM The Bleed Air System is controlled during all phases of operation by two Bleed Management Controllers (BMC). The BMCs provide indications and warnings to EICAS and maintenance information to CAIMS. In the Bleed Air System, normal flight operations, supplies air from the engines to the ECS and Wing and Cowl Anti-Ice systems. For more info ...

How To: Install Aircraft

How To: Install Aircraft

The latest official aircraft can be downloaded and installed with a single click through the aircraft tab in the built-in launcher see FlightGear Qt launcher. This article describes the manual process, only to be performed when not using the launcher. Installation process Aircraft packages are available on FlightGear.org Aircraft. These require unzipping ...

Top 100 Coolest Cars of All Time

Top 100 Coolest Cars of All Time

Picking 100 of the coolest cars is harder than you think, a task made even more difficult by the multitude of opinions of all the Cars.co.za writers, who are self-proclaimed car anoraks. This is what we have come up with, after many arguments and fall-outs. Before we delve into the list, a word of caution. You are unlikely to agree with everything that w ...