: Water pump

Keep Things Cool

If you see a puddle under your car or truck, you need to find a Madison auto shop so a mechanic can check things out in case it's something major. It’s the last Monday of September, which means the Madison Children’s Museum is open. You were planning to take the kids after school, but this…
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Steamy Times for Your Engine

If your water pump goes, you need to get it fixed asap or it could mean catastrophic damage for your engine and major auto repair. School’s back in session and, now that you’ve got the kids packed off, you’ve decided to celebrate by hitting a bucket of balls at Vitense Golfland before you head off…
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Engine Temperature Rising?

Might be a broken water pump. You’re returning from a visit to the University of Wisconsin's Geology Museum where your kids got a sugar-coated science lesson when you think you hear a “pinging” sound from your engine. As you wonder if you’re experiencing auditory hallucinations, you see your car or truck temperature gauge is rising…
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Not Music to Your Ears

Unusual noises from your car or truck engine need to be evaluated as soon as possible to prevent major damage. If you’re getting ready for a day – or weekend – trip to Country Jam USA in Eau Claire, you’re looking to hear country music, not sinister sounds from under the hood of your car…
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