10 Best Auto Mechanic Books for Beginner and Advanced Mechanics

We always get a lot of questions as of where to learn auto mechanic online and there sure is a lot of good auto mechanic online courses and schools already out there. But if you are more of a self-taught kind of person and aren’t afraid of  putting in the work to get where you…

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How a Car Works

Transmission0 illustrationsHalf shafts, otherwise known as axle shafts, are fitted in rear-wheel-drive cars only. They give relatively little trouble during normal motoring, although they are highly stressed components. transmission drive shaftsTransmission0 illustrationsThe hubs of the driven wheels often look similar to those of undriven ones, but there are some differences in the way they are…

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The Advantages of Variable Valve Timing Engine in the Car

Car manufacturers are determined to make their engines perform better and become more fuel efficient. The secret to making this happen revolves around the exhaust valve and air intake valve of a vehicle. When the air and fuel mixture is ignited in the combustion chamber of an internal combustion engine, there are exhaust gases which…

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What Is Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI)? (with pictures)

Electronic fuel injection is a type of technology and mechanical structure that supplies fuel to an engine. These systems are most common in automobiles and trucks. All cars sold today in the United States are required to have electronic injection systems in large part because of these systems’ overall efficiency and reliability, and most new…

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Toyota begins production of hybrid-electric transaxles in Europe

Toyota has commenced manufacturing of hybrid-electric transaxles at its Wałbrzych plant in Poland. Production at the Toyota Motor Manufacturing Poland (TMMP) facility marks the first time the component – which is integral to Toyota’s hybrid-electric powertrains – has been manufactured at a plant outside Asia.The completed hybrid-electric transaxles will be fitted to the new Corolla…

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Toyota (Auris, Avensis, Rav4, Yaris) compatible ELM 327 and OBD2

Our registered users have enabled us to create this table, and we thank them. It contains 11063 vehicles tested including 3620 of different types or configuration.We remind you that the EOBD standard is governed by legislation that states that vehicles must be compatible from a specific date. More information on presentation of the OBD.All GASOLINE…

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Toyota to produce hybrid transaxle and new petrol engines in Poland

 Hybrid transaxle production to start in late 2018 at TMMP New petrol engines to be added to production line-up at TMIP in 2017 and late 2019 Combined additional investment of 150 million euros Jelcz-Laskowice and Walbrzych, Poland, 20 October 2016―Toyota Motor Europe announced today that it will start production of a hybrid transaxle in 2018…

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How Does My Car’s Transmission Work?

November 12, 2013There are many parts to any car, thousands in fact, but some of the systems that control what your car does and how it does it can be more important than others. The transmission is one of the most important, as without it, the power from the engine could never reach the wheels,…

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Diesel Vs. Petrol Engine: What’s The Difference?

Now, what is a diesel engine and a petrol engine? Petrol and diesel engines are the main engines in the automobile industry today and both are internal combustion engines. The diesel engine is an internal combustion engine in which air is compressed to sufficiently high temperature to ignite diesel fuel injected into the cylinder, where…

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Wheels And Tires Clearance – All Wheels And Tires on Sale

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