What are tapered leaves and straight leaves?
Automotive
Advertisement What are tapered leaves?  Tapered leaves are gradually narrowed towards the tip. They tend to be shorter than straight leaves. The leaves have smooth rounded edges for comfort and safety when handling. Advantages Tapered leaves allow measurements to be taken …
All OBD-II Trouble Codes and Definitions
Automotive
Advertisement Definitions for generic powertrain diagnostic trouble codes. Generic Powertrain Trouble Codes | (P0xxx, P2xxx, P34xx – P39xx) P0001 – Fuel Volume Regulator Control Circuit/Open P0002 – Fuel Volume Regulator Control Circuit Range/Performance P0003 – Fuel Volume Regulator Control Circuit …
Brake Pedal Pulsation Causes
Automotive
Advertisement Vehicles will frequently come into your shop with a complaint of pedal pulsation. Oftentimes, the cause of the pedal pulsation is diagnosed as a warped rotor.  This diagnosis is wrong. The rotor rarely, if ever, warps. Pedal pulsation is …
Automatic Transmission Components and Operation
Automotive
Advertisement This article will explore: Automatic Transmission System Layout Torque Converter Construction and Operation Planetary Gear Construction and Operation Clutches, Bands, and Servos Basic Automatic Transmission System The basic components of an automatic transmission system are:  Torque Converter – Fluid coupling …