How to Install an Engine's Thermostat?

Answer The thermostat governs the flow of coolant in an internal combustion motor. When the engine is getting warm, the thermostat will release enough coolant to flow through the canals of the motor. This... Read More »

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How to Install EGR Valves in 2001 Toyota Camry 2.2L Engines?

As part of the emission system in your 2001 Toyota Camry 2.2L engine, the exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) valve introduces small amounts of exhaust gases into the intake manifold. This helps lower ... Read More »

What is the difference between marine engines&passenger car engines?

Some boat builders wonder why they cannot just use an automobile engine instead of a marine engine. The short answer is that, while the two are similar, the marine engine is built with much stronge... Read More »

How to Install an LS1 Thermostat?

The thermostat in a General Motors LS1 engine is designed to prevent coolant from circulating through the engine until it reaches operating temperature, allowing the engine to warm up quickly. When... Read More »

How to Install a SBC Thermostat?

Automotive thermostats regulate the engine's temperature by regulating the flow of coolant through the engine and radiator. Like all mechanical devices, thermostats occasionally fail and need to be... Read More »