• Fuel Pump Common Faults and Repairs

    What is it? The fuel pump creates positive pressure in the fuel lines, pushing the gasoline to the engine. Where is it located? In many modern cars the fuel pump is usually electric and located inside the fuel tank. Indicators of fault: Sputtering at high speeds. Loss of power during acceleration. Loss of power to

  • Water Pump Common Faults and Repairs

    What is it? The purpose of a car water pump is to push coolant through the car’s engine block, radiator and hoses to get the engine heat away from the system. Where is it located? The water pump in located in the engine compartment. Indicators of faults: Low coolant light. Failing air conditioning. Thermostat warning

  • Anti-lock Brake System Repairs and Common Faults

    What is it? ABS stands for anti-lock braking system. Anti-lock systems can apply or release braking pressure 15 times per second. Because of this, the wheels of cars equipped with ABS are practically impossible to lock even during panic braking in extreme conditions. Where is it located? There are four different components to ABS and

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