How to Break in a New Engine?

Answer There's nothing quite like the feeling that comes with buying a new vehicle, except perhaps the trepidation that you'll do something wrong and ruin the new engine. You'll be pleased to learn that t... Read More »

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How to Break in a Suzuki SX4 Engine?

If you invested in a new Suzuki SX4, there are a few things you should do for the first 4,400 miles of the engine's life to properly break it in. These steps are easy to follow and will make sure y... Read More »

How to Break in a Marine Engine?

As is the case with most types of engines, a proper break-in period is important for a new marine engine or boat. If you take the time to break in the engine properly, you can get a much longer and... Read More »

How to Break in a New Snowmobile Engine?

There's always been a lot of debate on how to properly break in a new snowmobile. Many people will tell you to "ride it as you always would" and it will be fine. If you take their advice you'll be... Read More »

How to Break in a New Truck Engine?

Break-in periods for vehicles used to be much longer than they are today, often exceeding 1,000 miles. Today, the recommended break-in period for many cars and trucks is 500 miles. Following proper... Read More »