: Cooling System

Is Your Engine Screeching Rather Than Purring?

Sounds Like You Need to Check Your Fan Belt. So you were getting ready to leave the “Duck Pond” last night after the Mallards defeated the Growlers but when you started it, your engine began squealing like an angry gerbil. The noise stopped pretty quickly but it came back this morning when you were on…
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The Weather Isn’t the Only Thing That’s Hot

But if your engine gets too hot, that's a bad thing. When you were returning from sampling the vintages at Wollersheim Winery in Prairie du Sac the other day, you noticed that your engine was running a bit hot. You made it home with no problem except worrying that you’d be stranded at any moment.…
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Summertime’s Here – Keep Your Engine Cool

Overheating is a major cause of car or truck breakdowns. Today’s a big day – the Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year. Well, actually the day is still 24 hours long, as always, but the difference is that today is the longest period of daylight (or sunlight) in a 24-hour day. It’s coincidentally…
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Summer’s Almost Here, Time to Check Your Vehicle Air Conditioner

Don't wait for the really hot days to fix your car or truck air conditioner. People who live in some parts of the country, say Florida, for example, are sometimes envious of those of us who live in Madison. That’s especially true during the summer months when temperatures in Florida climb ever closer to 100…
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