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How to Test a Starter Solenoid

The starter solenoid is an electromechanical device used to shift the starter motor pinion gear to mesh with the engine flexplate or flywheel.

How to Replace a Starter Relay

A starter relay, commonly known as a starter solenoid, is the part of a vehicle which switches a huge electric current to the starter motor, in light of a little control current, and which in turn sets the engine in motion.

How to Connect a Remote Starter

Have you ever gone out to your car on a cold winter morning and wished that the windows were already defrosted? With a remote starter kit, you can start the engine from inside your house while you are finishing your coffee, and the car will be ready to drive by the time you get to it.

How Long Does a Starter Relay Last?

Most people are familiar with fuses – they allow your car’s electronics to work while protecting them from over-voltage situations.

How Long Does a Starter Last?

You turn the key in the ignition of your car and the engine cranks – that’s about as far as most drivers get in considering how the engine actually starts.

How Long Does a Cold Start Injector Last?

The cold start injector is also known as the cold start valve, and is an important part of keeping your engine running smoothly.

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Here are some symptoms of a bad or failing starter relay

One of the most important, and most forgotten, components of the ignition system

One of the most important, and most forgotten, components of the ignition system.

Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Starter

Every memorable drive you've experienced in your life begins with the successful operation of the starter on your vehicle.

Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Speed Timing Sensor

One of the most important settings your engine requires is proper ignition timing.

Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Ignition Ignitor

The ignition igniter, also commonly known as the ignition module, is an engine management component found on many road going cars and trucks.

Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Glow Plugs & Timer

Glow plugs and glow plug timers are engine management components that are found on vehicles equipped with diesel engines.

Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Electronic Control Relay

The electronic control relay, also known as the “main” relay, is one of the various electronic relays found on modern vehicles.

Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Distributor Rotor and Cap

A running engine sends a large amount of electricity through the ignition coils to the rotor, which turns inside the distributor.

Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Coolant Temperature Switch (Sensor)

The coolant temperature sensor, also known as the coolant temperature switch, is an engine management system sensor that is used to monitor the temperature of the engine’s coolant.

Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Cold Start Injector

The cold start injector, also referred to as the cold start valve, is an engine management component found on many road going vehicles.

How to Buy a Good Quality Starter

Did you know that when automobiles were first invented, you had to crank them to get them started? Fast forward to today, when many vehicles have a key or even a button that is gently pressed or rotated in order to get the vehicle fired up.

How to Buy a Good Quality Remote Starter

When it comes to added features for your vehicle, the remote starter has become increasingly popular over the years.

5 Essential Things to Know About Remote Starters

Remote starters are great for those frigid mornings when you want to slide into a nice and toasty vehicle for the drive to work.

How the Starter Works in Your Car

A car starter is a powerful electric motor that cranks your engine in order to start your car.

Starter or Car Battery: How to Diagnose Which Part is Bad?

You have places to go and things to do and problems with your vehicle can keep you from being where you want to be when you need to be there.