Engine Archives - Counterman Magazine
How To Properly Clean An Engine

It’s the perfect time to educate your customers – or yourself – about the benefits of a clean engine compartment.

Who Would Want To Work on 40 year Old Car?

Cars of the past may have been easier to repair in some ways but they were a lot harder to diagnose.

Understanding Fuel Injection

There are two basic types: direct and indirect.

Why Do Engines Overheat?

An overheated engine is a blatant indication that something is seriously wrong.

A Closer Look at Crankshafts

With the great power of the engine comes the great responsibility of the crankshaft.

Active Motor Mounts

Active motor mounts were developed to absorb NVH and support the added workload of modern engines.

Variable-Valve Timing

VVT systems allow for improved engine performance over a broader operating range.

Camshafts And Valvetrain Components

Choosing the right camshaft for your intended purposes begins with defining your intended purposes.

Selling VVT Components

When you’re selling replacement VVT sprockets, solenoids and other components, it’s important to recommend components that meet or exceed OE specifications.

Selling Distributor Components (Part 1)

There are still potentially hundreds of thousands of vehicles on the road that still have this technology.

Distributor Components Part 1
Timing Belts vs. Timing Chains

Is one better than the other? Or is it a case of “six of one and a half-dozen of the other?”

Mando Introduces Brushless Cooling-Fan Assemblies

Mando’s SKUs cover 100% of applications for 2019 and newer Hyundai and KIA vehicles equipped with brushless units.

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