Can You Add Coolant to a Hot or Overheating Engine?

Maybe you notice coolant leaking and the level dropping in your car, or maybe your car has shown signs of overheating, possibly leaving you stranded. Can you keep adding coolant to your engine if it’s leaking, or can you add more to get to your destination? Can you add coolant to a hot engine? We cover the answers to these questions in this article and video.

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Volkswagen Beetle Problems: 1st Generation (1998 to 2010)

The Volkswagen (VW) Beetle, sometimes called “the bug,” was a popular car that existed for decades since the 1930s. Volkswagen later introduced a modern version with a design that appears like the originals, also known as the “New Beetle.” This post and video covers the top Volkswagen Beetle problems owners have run into with the first “new” generation.

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How to Diagnose a P0443 Code

If a check engine light appeared for a P0443 code, find out how to diagnose it yourself with these tips.

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Brakes Sticking While Driving? Check These Brake Parts

If your car has brakes sticking while driving, there could be a problem with the brake caliper or brake caliper bracket, the brake pads, emergency brake parts or the brake cable. Find out how to tell if the emergency brake or other brake parts are causing your brakes to stick or bind with these tips.

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Upstream vs. Downstream O2 Sensors and How to Find Bank 1 or Bank 2

If you’re wondering how to tell the difference of upstream vs. downstream O2 sensors and how to find bank 1 or bank 2 of your car, check out the tips from our expert mechanic in this article and video.

Video: Difference Between Upstream and Downstream O2 Sensors

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Should I Replace the Ball Joint or the Entire Control Arm Assembly?

You may be wondering if you should only replace the ball joint or the entire control arm and ball joint assembly. In this article and video, we review why it’s better to replace the whole control arm assembly instead of just the ball joint.

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Knocking Noise Under Your Car When Driving? How to Diagnose Bad Sway Bar Links

Do you hear a knocking sound on your car while driving that’s similar to the one in this video? Find out how to diagnose and fix bad sway bar links with these tips from our expert mechanics.

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