Radiators Articles

How to Service a Radiator

It is critically important to routinely service radiators for several reasons. First, electrolysis will cause mineral deposits to plate on radiator ...

How to Install a 2000 Alero Thermostat

If your 2000 Oldsmobile Alero is overheating, the thermostat may be the problem. The thermostat regulates the flow of coolant through the engine. ...

How to Diagnose a Bad AC Compressor

It doesn't take a lot of time or experience to diagnose a failed or damaged compressor. You can both see and smell signs of damage to the ...

Homemade Engine Coolant

When a car overheats or the coolant level is low, immediate steps should be taken to remedy the situation to prevent further engine damage. If high ...

1999 Ford Expedition: How to Replace a Heater Core

The 1999 Ford Expedition features a heater core used for heating engine coolant and distributing it via a fan to the cabin for heat. If the heater ...

Why Does My Car Overheat When Idling?

The cooling system of an automobile is a balanced combination of components working together to efficiently remove the heat from the engine and ...

How do I Fill a Yamaha Grizzly Radiator?

As with any engine, the radiator on a Yamaha Grizzly is what cools the engine and keeps it from overheating. Properly filling the radiator is an ...

How to Replace the Water Pump on a 1999 Mazda Protege

How to Replace the Low Pressure Switch in a Car's A/C

The low-pressure switch in your car or light truck's air conditioning system is used to interrupt power to the compressor when the low side ...