Auteria News

Mar
16
2017

Does My Late 80s F-150 Need a New Fuel Tank Sending Unit?

The fuel tank sending unit on a vehicle, including a Ford F-150, is a simple but relatively delicate item. The sending unit works by using varying levels of electrical resistance to a small charge...

Feb
3
2017

Mercury Cougar Fuel Pump Replacement - How to Save

One Mercury Cougar owner from Orland Hill, IL said they had to have their fuel pump changed along with some other fuel-related issues. Another from Indianapolis had to replace their fuel pump...

Jan
8
2017

Fuel Pump Failure Symptoms

If cars could talk like KITT from the show Knight Rider , we'd have no problem diagnosing fuel pump issues. Instead of pulling engine codes or reading sensors, you could just say, "Hey Car,...

Jan
2
2017

Ford Thunderbird Fuel Pump Replacements - Costs and How to Save

The Ford Thunderbird is legendary. As Ford's first foray into the luxury segment, the T-Bird set a standard for the sport coupe that other automakers would follow. Despite its pioneering...

Dec
9
2016

Fuel Stabilizer - Don't Store A Car This Winter Without It!

The weather is cooling off across the country, and that means it's time for classics and sports cars to hunker down in the garage for winter. While it sounds easy to simply park your car in its...

Nov
16
2016

The 5 Main Ways Fuel Pumps Fail

Fuel pumps fail for many reasons, but the most common are: Lack of lubrication Overwork Burned connectors Corrosion Dirty fuel Of course, each of these reasons for...

Nov
8
2016

5 Things Hollywood Doesn't Understand About Gas Tanks

If Michael Bay and Sir Issac Newton switched places, our action movies would be a bit more dull, and our laws of physics would resemble something closer to “For every action, there is an...

Oct
27
2016

10 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Gasoline

Considering we use it everything, most of us know surprisingly little about gasoline. Here are 10 things you probably didn't know: 1. Gasoline contains 10% ethanol. Why? In the early 90s,...

Oct
20
2016

What Does It Cost To Replace a Fuel Pump?

As a broad range, fuel pump replacement for any vehicle can cost anywhere from $50 to $700, depending on the vehicle, the geographic location, and the choice of mechanic. Below, you’ll find...

Oct
16
2016

Does Your Fuel Pump Keep Failing? Here's What You Need To Check

There are a handful of reasons for fuel pump failure that are not related to the pump itself, especially if the failures are chronic. Because the factory fuel pumps on most modern vehicles are...

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