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Cooling System

Your Biggest Fan (Radiator Fan Problems)

Your vehicle's engine makes a lot of heat when it's powering you down the road, so it needs a way to get rid of that energy. That's why your vehicle has a cooling system, complete with a radiator and one or two radiator fans, also called cooling fans. Those fans make sure air keeps moving acros... Read More

Keeping Your Engine Cool in Bellevue, NE

The cooling system keeps NE vehicle's engines from overheating while they are driving around Bellevue. Its job is to move heat away from the engine. Let's talk about the various components of the system and how they make this happen.T... Read More

Keep Your Cool in Bellevue

Bellevue drivers rely on their vehicle's coolant system to keep their engine cool. Coolant (also called antifreeze) mixed with water flows through your vehicle engine and absorbs heat. The mixture then flows out to the radiator where it's cooled by air flowing over the radiator. From ther... Read More

Cool Running in Bellevue

Unless you live in Death Valley, you really don't hear much any more about cars overheating. That's because cooling systems in vehicles have been much improved. That doesn't mean you can't overheat your vehicle engine, though. Without proper preventive maintenance, you could still find yo... Read More

Water Pump

Your cooling system is very important. It circulates coolant through the radiator and your engine to protect your vehicle from overheating. There are five main components to the cooling system:the radiatorthe radiator capthe hosesthe thermostatthe water pumpThe water pump's like t... Read More

Coolant/Antifreeze Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Bellevue

Anyone who drives a car in Bellevue knows that engines get hot when they run. But did you know that engines need to be cooled to keep running? Heat inside an engine can cause the metal parts to expand, which can seize up an engine and make it stop running. It can even ruin the entire engi... Read More

Coolant/Antifreeze Service in Bellevue, NE

Bellevue auto owners may know that most automotive failures in Bellevue, NE are tire related, but do you know the second most common cause for vehicle failure? Nope, it's not teenagers. It is the coolant system. But, if you take good care of your vehicle coolant system, it will take good ... Read More

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