: Crankshaft

A Fix for a Cranky Car

If your vehicle is acting cranky, you might have a malfunctioning crankshaft sensor. One of the most important engine components in modern cars and trucks that you may never have heard of is the crankshaft sensor. Ehow.com explains that the increased use of computers in modern engines resulted in the need for some sort of…
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Take the Time to Check Your Timing Chain

You Won't Be Going Anywhere with a Broken Timing Chain A timing chain is the device that makes sure the camshaft and crankshaft work together so that an engine‚Äôs valves open and close at the correct rate. Sometimes you hear it referred to as a timing belt. The difference, according to ask.com, is that the…
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