Tag: Car Parts

What Are Fog Lights

Driving in heavy traffic is a hassle. But driving in times of poor weather condition is a bigger headache. Foggy condition, for example, limits road visibility. This makes driving inconvenient and dangerous. The same also goes to mist, snow, sand, dust, and any other tiny substances that obstruct your vision. While regular headlights are usually enough …

What Does A Car Thermostat Do

Whenever you turn on your car engine, it spontaneously builds up heat. This is a normal progression (a good sign that it is working). As you drive your car for a period of time, its engine heats up. The moment you shut it down, it also gradually cools down. Depending on its activity, your engine would …

What Causes Car Battery Corrosion and How to Fix It

Buying a car is one of the best investments in life. And if you’re like us, you treat it like a baby to make sure everything is alright. But, have you ever opened the hood just to see your batteries corroded? Yes, it isn’t a pretty sight. On top of that, it can also cause dead …

What Happens When Spark Plugs Go Bad

Spark plugs might be small but they play a huge part in starting your car. The spark of electricity they emit produces the ignition for the combustion required to start your car. But what happens when spark plugs go bad? Without a functional spark plug, you’ll have a hard time sustaining maximum power and you’ll experience …

What Are Ball Joints?

In the world of automobiles, ball joints refer to the bearings connecting the steering knuckles and the control arms. They are spherical in shape. They are also present in all cars. When compared to the human anatomy, ball joints represent the hip joint because of both exhibit the ball-and-socket arrangement. Going deeper into the construction of …