All cars and light trucks since the 2012 model year have come with standard traction control, and many vehicles from earlier years that had antilock brakes also got traction control. That’s because traction control piggybacks on the antilock brake system and uses the same wheel-speed sensors to control wheel slip during acceleration.    

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Rust is the No. 1 enemy of exhaust systems, but it is by no means the only one. For example, bottoming out over bumps, driving on bad roads  can cause physical damage to car parts; mufflers can get clogged by internal parts coming loose; and a faulty oxygen sensor, an in expensive part on many…

You should be very concerned, because an overheated engine can be far more than an inconvenience. In extreme cases, driving an overheated engine even a short distance can destroy the cylinder head, engine block or internal parts.

A fuel injector is a pump and valve mechanism that sprays liquid fuel intermittently into the cylinder of an engine (Diesel or Petrol). Cleaning fuel injectors is a service frequently recommended by dealers and repair shops, but unless there are noticeable signs of clogged injectors (such as a rough idle, stalling, poor acceleration or high…