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LED vs HID Headlights: Which is Brighter?

When you look for headlights for your vehicle there are three technologies in the automotive realm. There are Light Emitting Diode (LED) lamps, High-Intensity Discharge (HID) lamps, and Halogen lamps. Halogen lamps have been used since cars were invented but over the last two decades, they have been replaced by Light Emitting Diode (LED) lamps, …

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P0420 OBD-II Trouble Code – Meaning, Causes and Fixes

Catalyst System Efficiency Below Threshold (Bank 1) is a Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) or a generic powertrain code. The code means that your vehicle’s computer has detected under-performance from the Bank 1 catalytic converter. The computer monitors the downstream or rear sensor to determine the efficiency of the vehicles’ catalytic converter. The term Bank is …

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How Often To Change Cabin Air Filter

These are small pleated filters made of multi-fiber paper-cotton or some other engineered material. Air enters into a cabin in the form of a stream forming a convection current. Before entering the passenger cabin the air from outside is directed through the filter. This prevents the contaminants from entering the car. Cars have four sets …

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How to remove tar from your car

[tcb-script src=”//z-na.amazon-adsystem.com/widgets/onejs?MarketPlace=US&adInstanceId=945e7384-9578-4718-85e1-ed75e4077989″][/tcb-script] Perhaps we can all agree that keeping our cars clean is very important, no matter where we come from, and who we are. But let’s face it, regardless of how much effort you put into it, your car will inevitably end up dirty.  Normal stains aren’t hard to remove, all you have to …

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