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Understanding Differences Between Aluminum And Cast Iron

Sheer material differences aside, what are the features and benefits of aluminum and iron engine components?

Diagnosing Misfires

What if there are no codes and a misfire is intermittent? This is where it gets complicated. 

Diagnostic Strategies For Stop/Start Systems

This function of the power management system uses several modules to decide when the engine needs to stop and start.

Understanding Underhood Parts for Hybrids

Anything that can happen to an ICE in a standard vehicle can happen to an ICE in a hybrid.

Understanding Engine Timing- Chains, Gears and Belts

Engine timing is critical for overall performance.

Deciphering An Engine Misfire Code

Many changing factors must be met to pass a misfire monitor.

Engine Panel Diagnostics

Engine panels cut down engine noise and absorb small leaks from the engine. This video is sponsored by Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper.

Throttle-By-Wire Diagnostics

On older throttle cable systems, the carburetor or fuel injection system reacted to the throttle angle.

Livestream TODAY: Engine Building 102

Join Doug Kaufman and the experts at Summit Racing for a livestream on November 29 at 1PM EST.

ECM And PCM Calibration Numbers

Finding out if the vehicle has the latest version or calibration on a module is a required step.

The Impact of Fuel Type on Engine Performance

When choosing the right fuel, consider engine design, manufacturer recommendations and intended usage.

Taking The Guesswork Out Of Building Rotating Assemblies

Rotating assemblies can be a guessing game as you try to find the right option.