Thursday, July 19, 2018

cars

Even a novice automotive technician should know that the primary purpose of the alternator is to maintain battery charge and keep the electrical system working properly. What you may not realize is the significance of the load placed on the engine by an alternator that is charging at full capacity. The alternator, which is driven by the engine crankshaft (via serpentine belt), can diminish engine performance and fuel efficiency noticeably if allowed to operate at full capacity when maximum voltage/amperage...
Monday, July 9, 2018, 06:03, 1 week ago in Vehicles
Friction. That is what is required to bring a moving vehicle safely to a halt. Rainwater and damp weather make surfaces more slippery. Understanding the concept behind each of these two statements will help you to understand the adverse effects that damp weather can have on your car’s braking ability. Motor vehicle brake shoes and pads are configured primarily of a steel backing and a thick layer of friction material. Since these thick layers of friction material must remain porous in order to “bite” down...
Monday, July 9, 2018, 06:35, 1 week ago in Vehicles