How to Convert a Ford Smog Pump to an Engine Vacuum Pump?

Answer The smog pump on Ford vehicles is an emissions control device that is part of the vehicle's air injection system (AIS). The smog pump sends oxygen into the exhaust and through the exhaust manifold ... Read More »

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How to Remove the Smog Pump in a 2000 Ford F150?

The smog pump on your Ford 150 is an emissions control device that circulates air from your exhaust and into your intake system. The smog pump on your F-150 is mounted on the passenger side wheel w... Read More »

Signs & Symptoms of a Faulty Vacuum Pump in a Cummins Diesel Engine?

The vacuum pump in a diesel engine is used primarily to provide enough suction to provide the power brakes. In some engines it also provides power and suction for the A/C and ventilation systems. T... Read More »

How to Remove a Water Pump From a 4.9 Ford Engine?

The Ford 4.9 engine is a strong, dependable engine that can provide hundreds of thousands of miles of use if maintained correctly. Part of that correct maintenance is keeping the cooling system in ... Read More »

How to Install an Air Smog Pump?

The standard air injection system (AIS) of a motor vehicle distributes air into the engine exhaust and exits the exhaust manifold. The introduction of oxygen into the exhaust prolongs fuel burning ... Read More »