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Reasons Your Engine May Be Overheating

Typically, engines can overheat due to a faulty radiator fan, clogged coolant hose, or a broken water pump. An overheating engine should be addressed immediately, and understanding the typical causes is the best place to start. Here are common reasons why your engine may be overheating.

Cooling System Leak

A leak in your cooling system will create a vacuum that will suck in air. The air might form a bubble, also known as an airlock, which will occupy the top part of your cooling system. It will hinder the coolant from getting into your engine, causing it to overheat.

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Preparing Your Vehicle to Tow a Camper

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Get ready for your next towing adventure with your camper. Towing a camper for a journey can be very exciting, but there are a few things that you need to prepare beforehand.

 

Inspection

Don’t leave home without properly inspecting your vehicle and camper. You will want to make sure that your vehicle is running properly and that its parts are durable enough to make the journey. Inspect the condition of your camper as well. Once you have hooked the camper up to your vehicle, inspect the entire setup to make sure that everything is properly connected and that…

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What Are Motor Oil Viscosity Ratings?

At Land Rover Fort Wayne in Fort Wayne, IN, many people ask us about which motor oil would be best for them. The answer depends on the viscosity of the motor oil. Viscosity is a measure of how easily a liquid can be poured, or in other words, how thick or thin it is. 

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Know the Difference Between a Compact Temporary and a Full-Size Spare Tire in Fort Wayne

If you've ever had a flat tire, you know what an inconvenience it can be. The vehicles we sell here at Land Rover Fort Wayne often come with different types of spares. Keep reading to learn the difference between a compact temporary spare tire and a full-size spare tire.

You may have heard compact temporary spares called by their more common name of donut. A donut tire is simply a smaller version of your regular tire. This compact size makes it easier to carry in your trunk or hatchback. It's ideal for smaller vehicles. A disadvantage of this…

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Avoid Hydroplaning with These Simple Tips

You can't always be in complete control when you're driving. For instance, you can't control what other drivers do, but you can control how you handle driving in wet weather. Hydroplaning is very dangerous, and if you want to avoid it, you should have a game plan. At Land Rover Fort Wayne, we want to provide you with some tips.

First of all, make sure that your tires are in good condition. This means that they should be properly inflated to the manufacturer's guidelines on pounds of pressure. You should also make sure that you have…

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Fuel Systems May Require Service

Land Rover Fort Wayne wants drivers to know how important fuel system service is. The parts comprising the system might not always operate as they should. Thankfully, a basic cleaning could restore things to normal. However, other work might be necessary if a part fails.

A driver steps on the gas pedal, and fuel should travel to where it needs to go. Well, things should work as expected if the fuel pump does its job.

 

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