Driving safely: See and Be Seen Even in the Dark

Low beam, also known only as low beam, should be used when visibility is impaired by increasing darkness or adverse weather conditions such as rain, fog or snow. They are very different from high beams.

High beams are the brightest lights in the front of the car and should only be used when your visibility is impaired and when there are no other vehicles in front of you or approaching. However, the high beams should not be used in dense fog or heavy snow, because the light is simply reflected off the driver, reducing your ability to see ahead instead …

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What to Know about EGR Valve

EGR valve is an important of emissions control system in vehicles. Without EGR or Exhaust Gas Re-Circulation, automobiles won’t be able to pass smog. It minimizes the production of NOx. 

Once the internal temperature of an engine reaches 2500 F degrees, the process of combustion will start producing NOx or nitrogen oxide. Then, NOx is expelled into the atmosphere through an exhaust pipe. It is known as air pollution once it’s in the atmosphere. Therefore, NOx isn’t good. That is where EGR valve comes in. It is made to decrease the amount of the NOx emissions from the automobiles.…

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The Role of Air Conditioning Radiator

Before you look at various radiator issues, it helps to know the role of an air conditioning radiator. For you to keep your car’s internal engine temperature at manageable level, the coolant fluid flows around your engine block. If temperature exceeds a particular point, thermostat opens up, enabling coolant to flow in the radiator through the upper entry tube. The fan helps decrease the coolant’s temperature and the fluid goes back to the engine through lower exit tube. This process repeats in a constant manner, which keeps the temperature range of your engine around 190 to 210 degrees.…

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The importance of automotive LED headlamps for us

Automobile lamps and lanterns can be divided into two categories: external lighting (lighting) and signal (signal). The function of lighting is to illuminate the road ahead of the car in the dark environment. Lighting mainly refers to headlamp, front fog lamp, reverse lamp; optical signal device includes automobile signal lamp and recovery reflector. Signal lights include steering lights, brake lights, rear fog lights and position lights. The function of the signal lamp is to show the existence of the vehicle to other road users, and the car will turn in a certain direction or is braking and decelerating, so as …

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When to Use Car Snow Chains

Losing traction in snow isn’t a good time. Even in some places not known for abysmal snowstorms, winter may create hazardous and icy road conditions that drivers should deal with effectively. Adding car snow chains can be a great solution to get you where you have to go when roads aren’t vehicle-friendly and can be a pain to drivers.

Knowing when to use snow chains for your cars will help you get out of the slippery situation, yet you should know what you are doing first.…

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Select the right roof rack for your car

Things can get quickly confusing when we are on the hunt for the right roof rack. We have to take in consideration the load, type of car, and the availability of car roof racks available currently on the market. There are literally hundreds of different options available to carry all types of loads. Many manufacturers will provide solutions for many scenarios and types of vehicles. This leaves us to try and figure out what exactly are we going to use roof racks for.…

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