How To Change The Coolant In Your Car

Learn how to change the coolant in your car. Similar videos – https://goo.gl/c8hNRa New videos every Wednesday, subscribe here – https://goo.gl/VZstk7 In the service manual for my 1999 Acura Integra, it recommends replacing the engine coolant every 45,000 miles. Before getting started, the first thing you want to do is make sure your temperature control

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How Turbochargers Work

What is a turbocharger? What does a turbocharger do? The four main components of a turbocharger are explained. The basic concepts of a turbocharger and how the components involved work. The four main components are the turbocharger, the wastegate, the intercooler, and the blow off valve. NOTE: The exhaust pipe should come out perpendicularly from

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10 Reasons Why Engines Lose Power Over Time

Why Do Engines Lose Horsepower As They Get Older? Sponsored by: https://www.AutoTempest.com/ Subscribe for new videos every Wednesday! – https://goo.gl/VZstk7 There are four things a gasoline engine requires to generate power and almost any engine problem will come down to something relating to one of these four factors. 1. Air 2. Fuel 3. Compression 4.

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How Volvo Is Eliminating Turbo Lag

PowerPulse, Superchargers, and Electric Motors Kill Turbo Lag Turbo Lag vs Boost Threshold – https://youtu.be/cKvOEZ7JCJc Subscribe for new videos every Wednesday! – https://goo.gl/VZstk7 From The Volvo Press Kit: “Turbo lag. If the term is unfamiliar, there’s a high chance you have still encountered this common powertrain affliction. This is the experience with many turbocharged engines,

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Piston Rings & Blowby – Explained

How do piston rings work? What is blowby? Why are there three piston rings? What do each of the piston rings do? Typically there are three piston rings, and they serve three major purposes. They keep combustion gases from entering the crankcase, oil from the crankcase from entering the combustion chamber, and they aid in

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Purpose of a Turbocharger – Explained

What is the purpose of a turbocharger? This video explains what a turbocharger attempts to do. It explains the engineering behind it, not the components of the system. The principles a turbocharger uses to create extra power are explained. The same principles also apply to a supercharger. Please feel free to rate, comment, and subscribe!

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Turbo Lag – Explained

What is turbo lag and how does it work? What causes turbo lag? This video explains why it takes time for an engine to build boost and therefore increase power in turbocharged engines. Please feel free to rate, comment, and subscribe! And don’t forget to check out my Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/engineeringexplained Also check out my

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