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Maintaining Your Diesel in Los Angeles

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jul 8th, 2015 8:27am

Diesel engines have been used extensively in Europe and Asia for many years. They haven’t been as common in Los Angeles because of the high sulfur content in our diesel fuel. But the government is now mandating lower sulfur content and, as a result, we are going to see more Thousand Oaks auto owners driving diesel-fueled vehicles on the road, especially in passenger cars and SUV’s. Diesels are popular in ...


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The AskPatty.com, Inc Guide to Saving Fuel: Car Weight

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Oct 31st, 2014 5:30pm

Your browser does not support video The team at AskPatty.com, Inc in Thousand Oaks and CA car owners are all talking fuel efficiency right now. Better gas mileage. Fewer emissions. Thousand Oaks drivers want to save the environment and their pocketbooks. And we all know—or should know—that preventive maintenance will help maximize fuel economy. But is there something more Thousand Oaks drivers can do? After ...


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Clean Fuel Equals Clean Performance For Thousand Oaks Drivers

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Nov 15th, 2013 11:43am

Hello, Thousand Oaks drivers. Let's talk fuel filters. Fuel filters clean the dirt, dust and debris out of your fuel. Both gasoline and diesel-powered engines have them. The fuel filter is located in the fuel line between the fuel tank and the engine. Thousand Oaks motorists don’t need to filter their fuel because it has lots of grit in it; they need to filter it because it has some grit it in. Any dirt is bad for your engine. ...


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Fuel Injection Keeps Getting Better For Thousand Oaks Motorists

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Nov 1st, 2013 2:45pm

Thousand Oaks motorists know that engines burn fuel to operate. Fuel is pumped from your fuel tank to your engine where it is squirted—or injected—into your engine’s cylinders. This is the function of the fuel injectors. There are two ways to inject fuel into an engine. Fuel needs air to burn, so in the first method, fuel is injected into a port and allowed to mix with air and before it is drawn into the cylinders. In ...


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Fuel System Cleaning at AskPatty.com, Inc in Thousand Oaks for Better Performance

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Oct 24th, 2013 4:52pm

A fuel injector is a valve that delivers fuel to a vehicle’s engine. It has to deliver the precise amount of fuel, to precisely the right place, precisely when the engine needs it. The fuel also has to be mixed with air before it can burn in the engine. Fuel injectors are engineered to spray fuel in a specific pattern into the engine. (The pattern varies by engine type and design.) In order to achieve these spray patterns, the ...


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Clean Fuel

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Oct 22nd, 2013 7:47am

Your browser does not support videoFuel filters clean the dirt, dust and debris out of your fuel. Both gasoline and diesel-powered engines have them. The fuel filter is located in the fuel line between the fuel tank and the car engine. Thousand Oaks car owners don’t need to filter their fuel because it has lots of grit in it; they need to filter it because it has some grit it in. Any dirt is bad for your engine. The cleaner the ...


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Fuel Injection: It Keeps Getting Better for Thousand Oaks Drivers

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Oct 9th, 2013 10:27am

Your browser does not support videoThousand Oaks motorists know that engines need to burn fuel to operate. Fuel is pumped from your fuel tank to your car engine where it is squirted—or injected—into your engine’s cylinders. This is the function of the fuel injectors. There are two ways to inject fuel into an engine. Fuel needs air to burn, so in the first method, fuel is injected into a port and allowed to mix with ...


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Fuel System Cleaning at AskPatty.com, Inc for Better Performance

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Oct 3rd, 2013 4:20pm

Your browser does not support videoHi Thousand Oaks auto owners. Let's talk fuel injectors. A fuel injector is a valve that delivers fuel to a vehicle’s engine. It has to deliver the precise amount of fuel, to precisely the right place, precisely when the engine needs it. The fuel also has to be mixed with air before it can burn in the engine. Fuel injectors are engineered to spray fuel in a specific pattern into the engine. (The ...


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Keep it Flowing With A Fuel Filter Replacement At AskPatty.com, Inc

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Apr 16th, 2013 1:53pm

The function of the fuel filter is pretty self-explanatory. It filters your fuel. The fuel filter is in the fuel line somewhere in between the fuel tank and the engine. Both gas and diesel vehicles around Thousand Oaks CA use fuel filters. For more information about your fuel filter, visit AskPatty.com, Inc or come by our shop located at P.O. Box 6601 in Thousand Oaks, CA 91359. Please call 888-745-1928 to make an ...


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Fuel Injector Cleaning At AskPatty.com, Inc

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Feb 27th, 2013 1:25pm

In very simple terms, a fuel injector is a valve that squirts fuel into your car engine. Your engine control computer tells the fuel injector how much fuel to deliver as well as the precise time it should be delivered. Of course this happens thousands of times a minute in every single fuel-injected car driving down los angeles, san fransisco, and san diego highways. Most fuel injectors for gas engines are known in the Los ...


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