Can weak fuel pressure cause overheating?

Answer Fuel pressure that is too low will not cause overheating. However, it can result in rough idling, hesitation, weak and slow acceleration, "lean misfire," stalling and an increase in hydrocarbon emi... Read More »

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Can Lean Fuel Mixture Cause Overheating?

Modern engines use various checks and balances to adjust the fuel-to-air ratio inside the combustion chambers. If the engine manages this ratio poorly, many problems can arise---including permanent... Read More »

Will losing pressure in your fuel tank cause bad gas mileage?

Losing fuel pressure in your fuel tank probably won't cause bad gas mileage--low fuel pressure actually causes a lean fuel condition, using less gas, although possibly creating rough idling, stalli... Read More »

How to Perform a Pressure Check after Overheating?

After your car overheats, it's important to perform a pressure check. A pressure check will determine whether overheating is caused by improper pressure within the car's cooling system. It will als... Read More »

Can a SBC Vacuum Leak Cause Overheating?

SBC stands for Small Block Chevy engine, a quick abbreviation used by manufacturers, engineers and mechanics when referring to more exact specifications of auto engines. These engines are typically... Read More »