Common car engine problems include the engine failing to start, the Service Engine light appearing as a result of a fault detected in the emission, and overheating as a result of low levels of coolant. Other common cause... More »

Some common car starting problems include a dead battery, bad ignition switch, broken starter, empty fuel tank and clogged fuel filter. An empty gas tank is another common reason. Some of these problems have easy solutio... More »

Common car problems include flat tires, blown headlight bulbs and faulty spark plugs. Most of these problems are preventable with routine maintenance, but some problems arise with little warning. All of these problems ar... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance

A thrown rod is usually the result of metal fatigue, insufficient lubrication or over-revving of an engine. When gasoline combusts in a cylinder, it drives the piston head downward, pushing the connecting rod and turning... More »

Some Cummins engine fault codes include 111, which indicates an internal engine control unit failure; 214, which indicates that the engine's oil temperature is too high; and 434, which indicates that power was lost while... More »

Firestone Complete Auto Repair provides diagnosis, repair and replacement services to customers having car problems connected to their car cooling systems, including problems with coolant leakage. There are also plenty o... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance Engine

A car powered by an internal combustion engine moves by transmitting the engine's rotational movement to the wheels via the transmission, driveshaft and differential. Front-wheel drive cars do not require a driveshaft, b... More »