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  • Changing An Air Filter - Step by Step

    An internal combustion engine makes power by burning the mixture of air and fuel and the air that enters the combustion chambers needs to be clean. There can be no dust or insects inside the engine, so the air filter plays a very important role. A dirty air filter can cause drops in perfor...
  • What Is The Oil Filter's Primary Job?

    Oil Filter Paper   Have you ever wondered why your oil filter needs to be replaced along with the oil at specified intervals that are recommended by the OE manufacturer? We've created a quick FAQ to help you better understand the importance of regular maintenance and the use of correct part...
  • 4 Types of Car Filters and What They Do for You

    Have you ever seen pictures of what tobacco smoking does to the lungs? Mechanics can show you pictures of dirty car filters that are just as scary. Behind-the-wheel driving lessons teach you about what's inside the car, but you have to also know what's under the hood. A car engine can't w...
  • Why You Can Never Go Wrong with Non-Woven Wallpaper

      Back in the day, no one bothered to redo the walls unless the paper was totally worn out or mushrooms got to it. And you couldn’t blame them, really. Wallpaper took ages to apply (and remove), not to mention a great deal of skill. Now enter the age of non-woven wallpaper an...
  • What Happens to A Car Engine When The Air Filter Does Not Work

    What happens to the engine when the air filter allows unfiltered air to enter the engine?   The air filter keeps dirt and debris out of the engine. Most air filters are made of a combination of paper and synthetic fibers that trap harmful particles. Without a functional air filter, dirt ...