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25 votes
4 answers
107k views

Why do cars die after removing jumper cables?

18 votes
3 answers
18k views

Is it true that most of the engine wear during its life time occurs during a cold start up?

17 votes
2 answers
32k views

What mechanical revolution is measured in "RPM"?

11 votes
2 answers
13k views

Do naturally aspirated engines need back pressure in the exhaust pipes?

11 votes
3 answers
8k views

What's the purpose of having the cat right after the exhaust manifold

8 votes
3 answers
34k views

How do I properly break in an engine after a rebuild

7 votes
2 answers
3k views

Why is it almost impossible to put the car in first gear at high speeds?

7 votes
2 answers
4k views

Rough idle problems on 93 Miata

6 votes
2 answers
5k views

Can "performance" fuel filters actually increase fuel flow?

6 votes
1 answer
2k views

Can the viscosity of the oil affect gas mileage?

5 votes
1 answer
1k views

Do 3 and 5 cylinder engines have uneven power delivery?

5 votes
1 answer
4k views

Engine consuming oil and white smoke comes out when starting the engine while cold

5 votes
2 answers
10k views

Will bigger rims raise my car height

4 votes
2 answers
5k views

Tried to shift but failed at very high rpm how much damage did I cause

4 votes
3 answers
5k views

How can a car be tuned for low/mid/high end torque?

4 votes
1 answer
6k views

Engine's RPM drops right after start and after letting off the gas

4 votes
2 answers
11k views

Why is there no 1-4-2-3 Firing order?

4 votes
1 answer
4k views

Did I toast my caliper?

4 votes
1 answer
2k views

Different tread depths on 2wd?

4 votes
1 answer
2k views

How safe is it to advance spark timing?

4 votes
2 answers
7k views

Tachometer reading fluctuates at constant engine load/speed

4 votes
2 answers
36k views

What is piston slap?

4 votes
3 answers
2k views

Should I keep the engine running for a minute or two after reaching my destination to cool down?

4 votes
1 answer
3k views

Does water around a gasket imply an exhaust leak

4 votes
0 answers
85 views

Is there any advantages of the mounting side (left or right) of the motor in a FWD vehicle?

3 votes
3 answers
4k views

How is vehicle speed calculated?

3 votes
2 answers
24k views

Exhaust leak despite tightening the flange all the way

3 votes
1 answer
365 views

Could this be the source of an exhaust leak

3 votes
2 answers
3k views

Exhaust Manifold Nuts won't screw in all the way

3 votes
1 answer
216 views

How much damage did I do to my engine running for 20 minutes on only a quart of oil?