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Mild-hybrid vehicles work on the same principle as traditional hybrids, but with less power from the electric motor, which assists the gas engine.
Mild hybrid

What Is a Mild-Hybrid Vehicle?

Mild-hybrid vehicles work on the same principle as traditional hybrids, but with less power from the electric motor, which assists the gas engine.
Cold weather adversely affects diesel engines more than gas engines, but that’s only partly due to the engine itself.
How cold weather affects diesels

How Does Cold Weather Affect Diesels?

Cold weather adversely affects diesel engines more than gas engines, but that’s only partly due to the engine itself.
An engine oil pump failure affecting some 139,700 Focus and EcoSport vehicles is the culprit.
2021 Ford EcoSport

Ford Recalls Focus, EcoSport Over Engine Oil Pumps

An engine oil pump failure affecting some 139,700 Focus and EcoSport vehicles is the culprit.
Your car’s water pump circulates coolant throughout the engine, where it soaks up heat, and into the radiator, where the coolant is cooled and then recirculated back to the engine to start the ...
Water pump

Water Pumps: What You Need to Know

Your car’s water pump circulates coolant throughout the engine, where it soaks up heat, and into the radiator, where the coolant is cooled and then recirculated back to the engine to start the ...
Software for the knock sensor detection system was not installed at the time of manufacture, which may not prevent an engine compartment fire while driving.
2011 Kia Sorento

2011 Kia Sorento Recalled Over Engine Compartment Fire Risk

Software for the knock sensor detection system was not installed at the time of manufacture, which may not prevent an engine compartment fire while driving.
Honda’s latest recall affects almost 249,000 vehicles, including some from the automaker’s luxury arm Acura.
2019 Honda Ridgeline

Almost 249,000 Hondas, Acuras Recalled Over Potential Engine ...

Honda’s latest recall affects almost 249,000 vehicles, including some from the automaker’s luxury arm Acura.
A dirty air filter won’t allow your engine to “breathe” as freely as it should, reducing the performance of your car.
Air filter change

How Often Should You Change the Engine Air Filter?

A dirty air filter won’t allow your engine to “breathe” as freely as it should, reducing the performance of your car.
While changing your oil every 3,000 miles was standard practice many years ago, modern lubricants and advances in engine materials and tolerances have largely made that frequency unnecessary.
Oil change every 3,000 miles

Do You Really Need to Change Your Oil Every 3,000 Miles?

While changing your oil every 3,000 miles was standard practice many years ago, modern lubricants and advances in engine materials and tolerances have largely made that frequency unnecessary.
Ford is now recalling a population of its Escape SUV and Maverick pickup truck, as well as its Corsair SUV from luxury counterpart Lincoln, over a fire risk.
2022 Ford Maverick Lariat hybrid

Ford Works to Stamp Out Fires, Recalls 125,000 More Vehicles ...

Ford is now recalling a population of its Escape SUV and Maverick pickup truck, as well as its Corsair SUV from luxury counterpart Lincoln, over a fire risk.
There are two checks you can easily do on your coolant: whether you have enough of it and if it’s still protecting your engine in cold temperatures.
Adding coolant to car

How to Check Your Car’s Engine Coolant

There are two checks you can easily do on your coolant: whether you have enough of it and if it’s still protecting your engine in cold temperatures.

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