Standard Motor Products, Author at Counterman Magazine
A Closer Look: Standard® Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI)

Gasoline direct injection (GDI) is used on most new vehicles and requires a different approach to diagnosis and service. GDI technology has been an integral part of helping to improve fuel economy while reducing emissions, and can be found on more than half of the U.S. fleet. In fact, the use of GDI engines has

A Closer Look: Anti-Lock Braking (ABS) System Operation

ABS System Overview: A closer look at this important safety system In order to maintain vehicle control, the Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) is concerned with monitoring and controlling wheel slip. The major components to every ABS system are: wheel speed sensors, brake switch, brake master cylinder, EBCM, and hydraulic assembly containing the pump motor, accumulator,