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Why Do Acura Engines Use An Excessive Amount of Oil?

Why Do Acura Engines Use An Excessive Amount of Oil?

The excessive consumption of oil in Acura has been largely blamed on carbon deposits that are known to clog the engine leading to oil consumption issues. Unfortunately, excessive oil consumption means that the level of oil in the engine will drop more rapidly than usual, and put your engine at risk of suffering extensive damages. What Is the Solution for Excessive Oil Consumption in Acura? If you suspect that your Acura engine is consuming too much oil, the Acura manufacturer's advice is that you need to take it to a service center for a test. If the test confirms that your Acura engine is indeed consuming more oil than it should, then it will need to be disassembled so that the valve seats, spark plugs, and cylinder heads can be inspected for possible damages. If any damages are discovered, the solution will be to replace the damaged components. The Bottom Line Overall, it is apparent that if your Acura is consuming more oil than normal, then you may be forced to go for an oil ... read more

What are Common Infiniti Transmission Problems?

What are Common Infiniti Transmission Problems?

The transmission is one of the most essential components of your Infiniti. It is responsible for ensuring that the right amount of power is getting to the wheels for you to drive at a particular speed. Therefore, neglecting its maintenance can lead to future problems, and the longer you drive your Infiniti with a transmission problem, the bigger the problem is going to get. Below is a rundown of some Infiniti transmission problems that should worry you. Grinding or Shaking When your Infiniti transmission is in its best condition, shifting from one gear to another should be a smooth process. Therefore, when your Infiniti is changing gears, there should be no grinding or shaking sensation. If you notice that there is grinding or shaking when changing gears, your transmission could be having damaged gears, and you may need to go for Infiniti transmission repair services. Burning Smell Your Infiniti should not have a burning smell, and it is something you have to be concerned about. If ... read more

Symptoms of a Failing Lexus Water Pump

Symptoms of a Failing Lexus Water Pump

Your Lexus relies on the water pump to keep its engine cool. The water pump is responsible for pumping the coolant through the engine with the aim of maintaining optimum operating temperatures. Therefore, with a properly operating water pump, your car will likely overheat, and the engine might eventually fail. The water pump in your Lexus is designed to last long, but it is not completely immune to problems. Below is a rundown of the common signs that should tell you that you need to go for Lexus water pump repairs. Leaking Coolant Your Lexus water pump is made up of gaskets and seals that are meant to keep the coolant contained in addition to ensuring a smooth flow of the coolant from the radiator to the engine. However, the seals and the gaskets will eventually wear out. When this happens, you can expect the coolant to leak, and you will know it when you see a green or red fluid under the center of your Lexus. Loose Water Pump Pulley Sometimes, when your Lexus water pump is faili ... read more

Acura MDX Active Dampening System FIX!

Acura MDX Active Dampening System FIX!

Over time you may notice the ride quality in your 2007-2013 Acura MDX will become less enjoyable than what you were used to. The active dampening system in these vehicles has been known to fail prematurely due to the increased pressure the strut or shock is required to produce a smooth ride from the active dampening control module. The constant increase of pressure in the system causes the struts and shocks to leak prematurely with no alternative repair other than replacing all four from the dealership, until now. Our supplier Arnott, is global leader in the air and electronic suspension market. They have developed a kit that will allow the active damper suspension to be bypassed with the installation of high-performance shocks and struts. With this package a separate module is installed to make the active damper control unit see good input values, so no warning lights will be present on the dash. This package not only saves you thousands of dollars compared to replacing the suspension ... read more

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