Question: Can A Dirty Oil Filter Overheat Your Car

How to Figure That A Car Air Filter Is Dirty

How can you tell if a car air filter is dirty? How dirty is too dirty? My filter is still mostly white with some black, should I replace it? ...

What Are The Symptoms Of Dirty Oil Filter And Does It Make Sense To Change The Engine Oil

Without changing the oil filter? But the bigger question for me is how a dirty oil filter to affect the car. Thanks ...

Question About An Air Filter

Well first of all i am a girl.. so excuse the plain language im going to use... I have a Mazda 626 LX (1997, 2.0). i was told that i need to change my air filter, so i bought one, and replaced it (yes myself!!!) just now. but when i took the old air filter out, i noticed that the container under it was VERY VERY dirty.. besides dust.. there were pieces of dirt... is that normal? Also, my main concern is ...

Can My Dirty Air Filter Have Cause My Throttle Body To Get Dirty

My Jeep Wrangler kept stalling and would not accelerate properly so I took it to the shop. My air filter was filthy and they said it could very well be one of the first few put in of not the original (I have 38,000) My dealership was supposed to check this stuff at my inspections and let me know when to replace it. They didn't. I also had a filthy throttle body and had to get a ...

Why Does My Yanmar Diesel Marine Engine Have Such A Dirty, Oily Exhaust

I have a 1979 Oday 28' sail boat. Our yanmar diesel produces a dirty, oily but not a smokey exhaust. Our transom is dirty almost immediately. I removed the water muffler and it's very dirty as well and I'm doing my best to degrease it. Any suggestions? ...

Why Was There No Oil In My Oil Filter When I Took It Off

While changing the oil in my 97 Corolla, no oil spilled out of the oil filter like it usually does, and it seemed very loose, I couldn't tell if the gasket was flush with the block or not. Also the oil is still somewhat dirty. I never smelled burning oil. ...

Can My 1997 Nissan Maxima Overheat Due To A Broken KNOCK SENSOR

It starts to overheat on very hot days when the ac is on or when going uphill. When its cool outside it does not overheat. Coolling system seems to be working properly. ...

As A Consumer What Type Of Recourse Do I Have

Purchased a 2001 Mazda Millenia for $2500.00 (as is) on Tuesday. On Thursday I noticed: the engine light stays on, the air bag light is blinking, 1 tail bulb is out, air filter is dirty, oil leaks, brake noise, dirty throttle body, rough idle. I had an oil change done on Thursday and the mechanic pointed out these things. Did I purchase a lemon? ...

For A Motorcycle, Do I Have To Change The Oil Filter Everytime I Change The Oil

Im guessing I do because the oil filter will just dirty the new oil, but im not sure. ...

Problem With Side Exit Exhaust

My truck is a 2000 Ford F-150 5.4L Triton, Extended Cab. The only mods on it are a K&N air filter. I plan on getting a new exhaust system. I was thinking of getting a flowmaster super 44, or a borla pro XS then routing the exhaust out of the side of the truck before the back rear tire. I'v spoken with a midas, and royal muffler (local shop in KC). They both said around $430. I wanna get that much ...