Vacuum pressure plays a critical role in keeping your engine running smooth, and performing it’s best. From ABC Transmission & Auto Care / Auto Body in Atlantic Beach, FL, here’s some info on vacuum pressure, why you need it, and how to tell if you’ve got a vacuum leak.
At some point, while waiting for your tank to fill up, you’ve probably wondered what the difference is between the choices of gasoline at the pump. Typically, you see three buttons, with a number between 85 and 98, in ascending order and ascending prices. These numbers are octane ratings, which you probably know; but what is an octane rating, really?
The operation of your transmission depends on your hydraulics. Even if that sounds like a foreign language to you, at ABC Transmission & Auto Care / Auto Body in Atlantic Beach, FL, we speak the automotive language. We want you to understand what we're talking about, so here are the basics of the hydraulic functions behind your transmission.
Your turbocharger will work in essentially the same way, whether you drive a Powerstroke, Cummins, or Duramax diesel pickup. While there are differences in designs and applications, turbos haven’t changed all that much over the past century. Now that you know what one is made of, we’ll look at how it works.
At ABC Transmission & Auto Care / Auto Body in Atlantic Beach, we are always looking for ways to provide our drivers with the highest quality of service and products. That’s why we are proud to partner with the nation’s leader in remanufactured drivetrain products. Jasper Engines and Transmissions is consistently looking for ways to improve products. They recently announced that the Ford 6.2L engine would be available for the 2010-2014 Ford F150/Raptor, 2011-2019 Ford F250/F350, 2017-2020 Ford E350/E450, and the 2015-2020 Indmar Marine (Raptor Engine).