Diesel engines do not have spark plugs or carburettors like a petrol engine, instead glow plugs are used to preheat air in the cylinders to ensure easy starts. Diesel engines usually run with greater efficiency and higher torque. These attributes lead to better fuel economy and towing performance.
What occurs when an engine continues to burn fuel and runs briefly after the car has been switched off.
A small dent or scrape in the body of the vehicle.
A vehicle’s ability to maintain a true course of travel despite bumps, crosswinds and uneven road surfaces.
A phenomena where two cars running nose to tail together can move faster than an individual vehicle.
A measure of the aerodynamic sleekness of an object.
The big belt that you see when you open the hood of your car. It’s a continuous belt that drives multiple parts of the engine, such as alternator, water pump, power steering pump and air pump.