52 Articles
How to Replace a Vacuum Hose

Vacuum hoses run throughout an engine’s compartment, and they are used for many applications in the engine and inside of the vehicle.

How to Replace a Car Surge Tank Hose

The coolant system in today's modern vehicle is designed as a closed loop system.

How to Replace a Fuel Return Hose

Vehicles with computer systems and injector management systems come with fuel return hoses.

How to Replace a Fuel Hose

Fuel hoses comes in many different locations on vehicles.

How to Replace a Secondary Air Injection Hose

The secondary air injection system introduces oxygen into the exhaust during engine warm up.

How to Replace a Radiator Hose

The radiator hose is an important part of your vehicle’s cooling system.

How to Inspect Car Vacuum Hoses

As you drive your car, your engine draws in massive amounts of air which it then mixes with gas and ignites it to keep the engine running.

Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Flexible Clutch Hose

The flexible clutch hose is a component that is found on vehicles equipped with hydraulic clutch systems.

How Long Does a Vacuum Hose(s) Last?

Most car owners fail to realize just how important air flow is to the running of their vehicle.

How Long Does a Wastegate Hose Last?

Buying a car with a turbo booster is a great way to get the increased horsepower that you are looking for.

How Long Does an Oil Return Hose Last?

For a driver that is looking for more performance and speed, choosing a car with a turbo system is just what they need.

How Long Does a Flexible Clutch Hose Last?

Within your vehicle's hydraulic clutch system is a flexible clutch hose.

How Long Do Oil Cooler Lines Last?

The only way that an engine will be able to run as intended is by having the right internal temperature.

How Long Does an Oil Cooler Hose (Automatic Transmission) Last?

Keeping all of the fluids in a car at the right temperature is very important.

How Long Does a Heater Hose Last?

The engine of your car produces a lot of heat.

How Long Does a Fuel Return Hose Last?

Most of the older cars on the market have a carburetor that helps to disperse the fuel that is need during the combustion process.

How Long Does a Connector Hose Heater Control Valve Last?

The hose heater control valve opens and allows hot coolant from the engine to blow into the heater core.

How Long Does an Air Injection Hose Last?

Emissions control systems are standard on modern vehicles.

Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Wastegate Hose

When the turbocharger was introduced in the early 1900's for diesel engine applications, one of the most difficult side-effects was broken internal engine components caused by excess pressure built up by these forced induction systems.

Symptoms of Bad or Failing Vacuum Hoses

One of the side effects of a combustion engine is the buildup of pressure inside contained components.

/ 3