Your Biggest Fan (Radiator Fan Problems)

June 6, 2021

Your vehicle's engine makes a lot of heat when it's powering you down the road, so it needs a way to get rid of that energy. That's why your vehicle has a cooling system, complete with a radiator and one or two radiator fans, also called cooling fans. Those fans make sure air keeps moving acros... More

Keeping Your Engine Cool in Saginaw, Michigan

January 31, 2021

The cooling system keeps Michigan vehicle's engines from overheating while they are driving around Saginaw. Its job is to move heat away from the engine. Let's talk about the various components of the system and how they make this happen.The radiator is the part most Saginaw drivers associate wit... More

Cool Running in Saginaw

November 29, 2020

Unless you live in Death Valley, you really don't hear much any more about cars overheating. That's because cooling systems in vehicles have been much improved. That doesn't mean you can't overheat your vehicle engine, though. Without proper preventive maintenance, you could still find yourself ... More

Taking the Heat (Heater Hose Maintenance/Repair)

October 4, 2020

If you have an internal combustion vehicle, you know it has a lot of hoses that carry various fluids. And if you have a heater in your vehicle, you'll have heater hoses. A heater hose connects to and from the engine so some coolant can be circulated through a little radiator called a heater core... More

Too Hot to Handle (Vehicle Overheating)

May 31, 2020

In the hot weather, seeing steam coming from the engine compartment is something we all dread. No one wants that to happen to them. But if you know the signs of overheating and how to deal with it, you may be able to reduce the risk of damage to your vehicle, maybe even prevent getting stranded ... More

Water Pump

December 1, 2019

Your cooling system is very important. It circulates coolant through the radiator and your engine to protect your vehicle from overheating. There are five main components to the cooling system: the radiator the radiator cap the hose... More