How to Identify VW Motors?

Answer Volkswagen motors, for most of the 20th century, were air-cooled, horizontally opposed, four-cylinder engines. These engines are readily identifiable by their uncommon appearance and can be further... Read More »

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How to Identify S&S Cycle Motors?

S&S Cycles in Wisconsin makes carburetors, performance parts and entire V-Twin engine assemblies for Harley-Davidson and Harley-Davidson-like motorcycles like Big Dog and Ironhorse motorcycles. The... Read More »

How to Identify 1985 Chevy Truck Motors?

In 1985, Chevy trucks came with nine different motor options ranging from an I6 (in-line six) to a heavy duty 454 ci (cubic inch) V8 to a V8 Detroit diesel. Knowing which engine is in your Chevy tr... Read More »

Differences Between Hydraulic Motors & Electric Motors?

A motor is a machine that turns a source of fuel into motion. This is usually rotary motion, which is to say that motors turns around and around. In doing this, they are able to drive other mechani... Read More »

What is the difference between DC motors& AC motors?

AC motors and DC motors are designed to work based on different types of power sources. Because of the difference in the type of power they use, they operate in slightly different ways.Alternating ... Read More »