You go out to your Dodge Ram 1500 and for some reason your key fob doesn’t work or the vehicle doesn’t recognize the fob. What do you do? Should you pull out your cell phone and call for help? If you do, you may end up sitting around for who knows how long while you wait for whoever you called to come to your rescue. What if you knew a trick of starting your truck without a key?
How do you keep the air entering your engine as cool as possible? It comes down to a question of physics. Installing a cold air intake is a great first step. By bringing cooler air into your engine’s combustion chamber you have enhanced your car’s overall performance. Horsepower is up along with an improvement in fuel economy. The engine is sounding much more mean and powerful. When you drive by, heads are turning. But is it possible to tweak that intake’s performance just a little bit more?
It’s installed and performing just how you hoped, increased performance and engine sound. You’re next concern is how to protect that cold air intake from sucking in water and damaging your vehicle’s engine. Especially in areas with regular to heavy rainfall, you need some way to eliminate the possibility of water entering the system.
You have installed a cold air intake system on your vehicle and it has been performing as well as you had hoped. Increased airflow makes for better combustion and adds more horsepower and engine sound. But just like almost every other part of your vehicle, your cold air intake requires periodic maintenance. Because more air is entering the engine through the filter, dirt, and dust will build up on the system’s filter. When it’s time to clean your cold air intake filter, how should you go about it?
The struts in your Toyota Tundra are what prevent you from feeling the bumps you drive over. They’re also an important part of your steering system. When they go bad, it can make your truck unsafe to drive.
We live in what is called the Information Age. Having access to information has become one of our generation’s defining characteristic. Today, radar detectors aren’t just for people who want to drive fast. These modern detectors have become another way for drivers to gather and use advanced traffic information. But radar detectors are susceptible to theft and are illegal in some states and locales. If you have one, and don’t want the world to know it, how do you hide your radar detector from the police, other drivers, and would-be thieves?