2J's Automotive Blog
The transfer case is what gives your car four wheel drive capabilities. It takes the power from the transmission and sends it to both the front and rear axles. You can find some transfer cases that use gears but the majority of them these days are going to be chain driven.
If you have an off-road… Read More
When it comes to your car’s heating and A/C there are usually some obvious signs that can tell you if they’re not functioning the way that they should. The first thing you’ll probably notice is your heater isn’t working when turned on. If it blows cold or lukewarm air or no air at all then… Read More
The transmission is a very important component in your car that works to keep your engine in one piece. Without the transmission your car’s engine would be overworked and would eventually overheat causing several different problems under the hood.
That is why it is very important to identify problems with your transmission as early as possible…. Read More
Your car’s engine serves as the central nervous system for your entire vehicle. It should always be running smoothly, which it usually is, but if it appears to be performing differently or making unusual sounds then there may be a problem with it. As with most other issues that can come up with your vehicle… Read More
Car transmissions perform several different functions simultaneously. It works with your engine to shift your car into gear and get you from point A to point B smoothly and safely. An engine without a transmission will be overworked which will quickly lead to overheating and that can have a number of detrimental effects on your… Read More
Your car’s brakes are something that should never be overlooked. They are your lifeline when it comes to protecting you against everything else on and off the road. So if you think they are starting to wear thin or it doesn’t feel like it’s braking quite the same then it might be time for a… Read More
For a lot of drivers out there the ‘Check Engine’ light is one of mystery. A lot of the times it turns on and you don’t even notice it for a couple of days, or you don’t see what the problem could be since your car is driving the exact same. However, the fact is… Read More
No matter what the weather or driving conditions may be like you will most likely rely on your vehicle’s heating and air conditioning year round. September will soon be coming to a close but it’s never too late to have your A/C unit serviced and repaired. It’s also never too early to get your heating… Read More
There are a number of different kinds of 4×4 transfer cases that are made to be compatible with different makes and models. Each transfer case will serve the same general purpose but most of them do not come standard on most vehicles so it may be a little trickier to know when something has gone… Read More
Almost every company and organization needs to have working transportation that they can rely on. It could be a small business with a handful of vehicles or it could be a corporation or municipality with an entire fleet of cars, trucks and vans. Either way a business has to have fully operational vehicles in order… Read More