How to Replace a Solenoid?

Answer Various systems in your vehicle make use of solenoids to perform specific taks, such as to control airflow, exhaust gases, vacuum and to control automatic lock doors. Yet they all share simple char... Read More »

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How to Replace an Egr Solenoid?

The EGR solenoid is a small plastic switch that regulates the amount of vacuum pressure sent to the EGR valve. It is normally attached to the engine block with a nut and is close to the EGR valve. ... Read More »

How to Replace the Solenoid on a Ford F-150?

The Ford F150 relies on a starter solenoid to close the starter circuit in order for the starter motor to engage. When the solenoid fails, you can jump the connection manually with a screwdriver if... Read More »

How to Replace a Starter Solenoid?

The starter solenoid on your vehicle functions as a switch that sends an electrical relay to the starter, activating the starter mechanism. When the solenoid is damaged or worn out, the starter wil... Read More »

How to Replace the Solenoid on a Nissan?

The general purpose of the starting system is to rotate the engine and allow it to start. This system is comprised of a starter motor, a solenoid, wiring harness/cables and the battery. The batte... Read More »