Signs of Transmission Problems

If your vehicle is showing Signs of transmission problems, it is crucial to detect it early before it turns into a more involved - and a more expensive problem. If you are experiencing any of these transmission symptoms, we suggest bringing your car in for a transmission inspection and service soon:

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Radiator, Thermostat and Pressure Cap

Most modern vehicles have aluminum radiators. These radiators are created by brazing thin aluminum fins to flattened aluminum tubes. The coolant flows through many tubes mounted in a parallel arrangement. The fins conduct the heat from the tubes before it is sent off to cool in the air flowing around in the radiator.

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Automotive Heater and Cooling System

Your engine temperature is maintained by the flow of anti-freeze, more commonly referred to as coolant. A coolant flush pushes anti-freeze through your cooling system in order to do a complete cleanse by clearing out all of the old anti-freeze and any contaminants that have built up. When you get a coolant flush, all of the old anti-freeze is...

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Water Pump Problems In Automobiles

Depending on your vehicle, a water pump can last between 60,000 and 90,000 miles and that's when problems usually start. Radiator hoses can make it up to 100,000 miles, even. Over time, though, both radiator hoses and water pumps become worn out and if they are not replaced soon after that point, a lot of damage can happen. A...

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Engine Sensors used by ECU to Control

the fuel injectors can all open at the same time -- or each one can open just before the intake valves do (this is called sequential multi-port fuel injection). If the driver makes a sudden change, the sequential system responds faster because it only has to wait only until the next intake valve opens, and not the next complete...

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Exhaust Components

The exhaust components system consists of many segments of pipes. They come in varied shapes and are designed to connect with one another and to fit specific parts on the bottom of your car (they can even be bent to go around other nearby parts). Each pipe is responsible for moving the exhaust gases to the back of...

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Exhaust Flow

Exhaust flow, in a perfect world, your engine would combust all its fuel and then convert any leftover, dirty bits into a source of power. However, engine waste does exist and it's called pollution. Some fuel will always remain unused or unburned, and so it is removed from your engine in the form of exhaust flow.

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Engine Knocking Making Loud Noise

Don't hesitate to come to Bullitt Automotive at the first sign of engine knocking. If you're hearing engine noises like knocking, tapping or clicking, or if your engine stalls sometimes, bring your car in and our certified technicians will figure out what's going on under the hood. Keep your engine performance and engine efficiency strong by tackling the small...

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