One of the main causes of fuel pump and fuel filter failure has to do with the gas tank. If you think about it, thousands of gallons of gas go through your tank every year. It’s inevitable that some debris and sediment will end up in the tank, and rust will most likely develop as well. Cleaning your gas tank from time to time is an important task to help prolong the life of not only your fuel filter, but your engine overall.
Automotive engines have transformed over the years, but two main gasoline powered combustion engine designs remain: the 2-stroke and the 4-stroke. While we’re sure you’ve at least heard these terms before, do you really know the difference between them? How do they work, and which is better? Read on to learn the answers!
One of the most important ways to help your vehicle live a long and happy life is through basic maintenance of its fluids. Regardless of your engine knowledge, anyone who can lift the hood of their car can check most of the fluids. Let’s break down which of these you can easily check and change yourself, and how to do so.
Keeping your vehicle’s appearance top-notch is more than just an issue with vanity – it’s also imperative to helping maintain its value. Professional car detailers do an amazing job, but they also make your wallet want to run and hide. We’ve rounded up the best secrets of the biz, so you can D.I.Y. your car detailing, and give your bank account a break.
Berryman Chem-Dip Carburetor & Parts Cleaner is a highly effective product for cleaning carburetor parts and also throttle bodies. It removes gum, varnish, fuel residue, and other deposits. The fast-acting formula works in 15-30 minutes without the need for heat, aeration, or agitation. It is safe for use with most plastic and metal parts, including steel, aluminum, and their alloys. However, it needs to be handled carefully. Read on to learn the best protocol for preventing and dealing with spills.
Berryman Professional Silicone Spray is an excellent lubrication, waterproofing, and corrosion protection product for most surfaces including metal, wood, rubber, and plastic. Its fast-drying formula leaves a clear, odorless, nontoxic film of silicone for long-lasting lubrication, water repellency, and corrosion protection. It is effective over a temperature range of -50 to 500°F and is VOC-compliant in all 50 states.
Here a list of 22 reasons why it is a handy product to keep in your tool chest!
Do you ever hear a loud screeching noise when you start your car? Do you find that it seems to be getting worse and lasting longer as time goes on? A squeaky fan belt in your vehicle’s engine can be annoying and embarrassing. It may happen for a number of reasons, and it’s not something you want to ignore. Fortunately, there are a few options when it comes to attempting to quiet it down.
All engines rely on oil, but few people actually know how and why oil is so important.
Read on to learn a few of the ways your engine uses oil and why it is so vital.
If you’re like a lot of drivers, you’ve wondered whether putting higher octane fuel in your vehicle will prolong its life. While it’s something we encounter a few times each month, fuel octane remains difficult to understand for many people. As such, we’re going to dedicate today’s post to talking about how to choose the right fuel octane for your vehicle and why it matters.
An emissions test is a good indicator of how well (or poorly) your vehicle is running. Emissions tests are designed to measure the amount of emissions produced by any given vehicle. Thus, they are an important part of protecting air quality in places like Texas and California.
To learn more about how our products can help your vehicle pass an emissions test, and why this matters, read on.