Car Engine Damage From Overheating?

Answer Extensive damage occurs in an engine that runs in an overheated state for a prolonged period of time. This is the reason almost all vehicles are equipped with a heat gauge or with a sensor that war... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Car Engine Damage From Overheating

How to Prevent Engine Damage After Overheating?

Overheating is not only a sign that something is wrong with your vehicle, it can also cause additional damage such as increasing wear and tear, blowing a head gasket and blowing the radiator or rad... Read More »

What Damage Can Occur From an Engine Overheating?

Consider this: If only about 30 percent of the energy in your vehicle's gasoline goes into making horsepower (and it does), then the engine produces more than twice as much thermal energy than it d... Read More »

What Causes Engine Overheating?

Engine overheating is a very serious condition that, if left unchecked, can cause serious engine damage. What follows is a brief description of some of the most common causes of engine overheating.

How to Stop an Engine from Overheating?

If your car's cooling system is not working properly, heat can destroy your car's engine. If you notice your car starting to overheat, taking the following steps can help prevent harm to your vehic... Read More »