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I am an ASE certified Master Auto Tech, I have been a auto tech for over 15 years, and also have the advanced engine performance and certified by the state of Virginia to perform emission related repa
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Automotive timing belts

by K8WDX on 05-30-2015 at 08:26 AM
Most late model automobiles have timing chains, however there are still some made with timing belts. Automobile Manufacturers are going to timing chains, because it is easier for them to control engine timing via solenoids etc, which help improve emissions and engine performance.

I am posting this about timing belts to give those who own cars with timing belts a bit of an education. there is a right way and a wrong way to replace a timing belt. most (ALL) shops, do it the wrong way.

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Check Engine Light

by K8WDX on 01-22-2015 at 08:10 PM
There have been some misconceptions of what exactly the check engine light is, this is the little symbol of the engine that lights up on you dash when there is a problem with your computer system on your car, older cars have a "service engine soon" message that appears, This light when it comes on is to alert the driver that there is an issue with the computer control system on their car, this computer control system also controls the emissions control system on your car, when it comes

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Oil and Filter Change

by K8WDX on 09-21-2014 at 09:58 PM
This is probably the one thing that you can keep up with as far as maint goes that does not really cost anything. Sadly most don't, and that was ok with the cars of the past, you could go for 7-8k and while that would be accessive it would not be a big problem, however with the cars of today we have to be a bit more diligent with the oil changes and levels in our cars. We have all herd the saying 3k or 3 months. Don"t believe that line of garbage, that was started by Jiffy Lube. They want to

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Auto Repair

by K8WDX on 07-14-2013 at 05:33 PM
In the near future I will be posting about Auto Repair, both tips recommendations and how to look for a repair shop, and a whole bunch of other auto related topics. after being in the auto repair business for over 22 years I would like to pass along some of what I have learned. Hope it will help some of you out there in the deep land of the internet... by by for now....Tom

BTW: ASE Master Tech L1 Advanced Engine Performance, Certified Emission Repair Tech for the State of Virginia