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  • 4 Stroke Engine

    Wednesday 27 September 2017

    How a 4 stroke engine works: A four stroke engine has 4 processes it must go through in order for the vehicle to run: Intake Combustion Power Exhaust It also requires 4 crucial elements to run: Air Fuel Compression Spark Step 1: Intake Stroke Air and fuel enter the engine through the intake valve between the carburetor and the combustion chamber. Pressure forces the air and fuel into the cylinder as the piston moves downward... read more

  • Timing Belts in Denver

    Wednesday 13 September 2017

    The timing belt is the part of your vehicle's internal engine that choreographs the exact timing of the combustion process. The pistons in the engine travel up and down in the cylinder, the intake valves open at the precise time to let air and fuel in and they close at the correct time to allow the fuel to burn. Then the exhaust valves open to let out the exhaust. All of this is made possible by the timing belt, which goes through these processes thousands of times.  Following... read more

  • Transmission Flush

    Wednesday 09 August 2017

    Transmission Service and Repair in Englewood What is a transmission? The transmission is a vital component of every vehicle on the road today. Its function is to ensure that the correct amount of power goes to the wheels to drive at a given speed. It works by shifting gears- kind of like what you see on a multi-speed bicycle. Fluid runs through your transmission in order to lubricate all the moving parts, it also acts as a coolant and a viscous fluid that relay power fr... read more

  • Cabin Air Filters: Breathing Well in Englewood

    Wednesday 02 August 2017

    A cabin air filter is kind of like the furnace filter inside of your Englewood home; it is designed to filter harmful pollutants such as pollen, smoke, dust, mold, and pollution from entering the interior of the car as you drive around Colorado. Here in Englewood, the climate is very dry and dusty, and on top of that thousands of people are moving to Colorado every year creating more pollution within our cities. Your car's cabin air filter helps to maintain the heating, air conditioning, and... read more

  • The Life of Your Car's Battery

    Wednesday 12 July 2017

    Chances are, at one point or another you have gone out to your vehicle and only to realize that it won't start. Most car batteries can last anywhere between 3 and 5 years. However, the life of your battery can depend o multiple factors including weather conditions and how you treat your car. The most important factor in determining the length of your battery's life is definitely the temperature of where you live and store you vehicle, whether that's in Englewood, Denver, or some... read more