98 Ford F150 Runs Rich Black Smoke

This is a 1998 Ford F150 4.2L 6 cylinder MT 5spd RWD with about 98,000 miles on it. This is just one of those crazy problems that threw me for a loop so I figured I would share the problem. Has anybody ever seen this before? Please read and comment below, thanks. Vehicle runs rich, blows black smoke, b1s1 and… Read More

Chrysler Town & Country – Severe Misfire

This article is directed towards a Chrysler Minivan that I had in the shop the other day with a strange problem that I have seen a few times before so I wanted to inform others about this problem. The problem starts from a simple issue you would never expect to lead to this. Take a look at the cut open… Read More

Fuel And Air Induction Systems Diagnosis

Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) was introduced to the automotive world in the late fifties, when Chrysler offered the ‘Electroinjector’ system as an option on its Hemi V8. Shortly after its debut, reliability problems forced Chrysler to recall the few sys­ tems that were sold. Ironically, re­ called vehicles were retrofitted with dual four-barrel carburetors. Three decades later the tide would… Read More

Knowledge Of Automotive Fuel Systems

Basic Automotive Fuel Systems To understand the basics of the automotive fuel systems used today is pretty simple. Understanding these fuel systems will definitely increase your confidence in sales and more importantly the confidence of your customers. Most vehicles in use today are powered by gasoline or diesel fuel, although alternative fuel vehicles powered by E8 5, natural gas, propane,… Read More

Fuel Injection Service, Will It Help My Vehicles Performance?

Fuel injector cleaning is a process that removes build-up from your vehicle’s fuel system.  If your vehicle is hesitating  or difficult to start, or if you notice that your gas mileage is not as efficient as it used to be,  your car may be trying to tell you something. The need to have your injectors cleaned depends on the condition… Read More