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Careful Driving to Maintain Healthy Life of Your Car

March 31, 2009 / by / 0 Comment

It is not only the time during the break-in period that you should care about. Driving with utmost care everyday is very much important. A careful driving will give you reward as you do not have to go for a repair more often. Especially to the young generation, please do not race the engine of your car at the time of start-up. This is a great way to add few more years to your engine, particularly if there is cold outside. Slow acceleration is good when you just start your driving. It has been found that most of the wear and tear of the engine and the drive train takes place during the first 10-20 minutes of the activity or operation. If you are thinking that warming up of the car’s engine on the driveway by keeping it idle is a good idea. Sorry, you are wrong. The engine of any car does not function at its maximum temperature and this result in unfinished fuel combustion, deposition of soot on the walls of cylinder, contamination of oil, and eventually it will result in damaging various components. Do not create strain on the engine and for the automatic transmission by moving […]

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9 Things People Usually don’t Know About Black Gold

March 20, 2009 / by / 0 Comment

Well, it has several names like crude oil, petroleum, Texas tea etc, but the most attractive one that really tells all about its importance is black gold. You know this how important it is for the economic well-being of some country, but there are many things that you don’t know about it. If you believe in creationism, it was the heat and pressure of hundreds of thousand years on animals and plants’ carcasses that became the cause of crude oil formation and these so much carcasses were the results of the Great Flood. Agreed? If not, almost all the crude oil appeared due to pressure-cooking planktons as well as pond scum that are considered the most ancient and abundant forms of life on the earth. One must not reckon Hummers responsible. It was because of these pond scum that eventually produced hundreds of trillions gallons of crude oil. But a considerable part of it evaporated or robbed by hungry bacteria. Now oil companies are looking for only the small fraction of that remaining and they have to spend over $150b every year to find out some new reserves. Gasoline is denser at low temperature and it can be useful if […]

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