Del City carries a large line of battery lugs & terminals (now at lower prices!) but sometimes distinguishing them can be a bit difficult. How are they best used? In what applications do lugs and terminals perform? What different materials are used? We’ll answer these questions and more, just keep reading! What is the difference […]
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Everyone knows that brakes cause a vehicle to stop, but may not exactly know how brakes work. There is not solely one type of brake, so to clear up any confusion we sat down with Del City’s Technical Specialist. In this segment, our Technical Specialist will answer common questions about air brakes and hydraulic brakes, as well as how they […]
Relays are switches controlled by electrical power, like another switch, computer or control module. The purpose of an automotive relay is to automate this power to switch electrical circuits on and off at particular times. However, the real benefit behind a relay is more than just automation; they also provide the ability to switch multiple […]
Many types of automotive relays exist to meet the demands of various applications. Knowing the differences and understanding what to look for can be a huge help when deciding on the right relay for your build. While the list of automotive relays below is not exhaustive, it’s a great start to seeing the options available.
If you are in the market to replace your vehicle lighting, consider the new LED automotive bulbs. LEDs are energy efficient, long-lasting, & enhance safety. One benefit of LED automotive bulbs is that they are extremely energy efficient. They consume up to 90% less power than incandescent bulbs and offer a brighter light at lower power […]
Auto Meter is a high-tech company that has become a standard of excellence in providing high quality gauges. They have set the bar in the industry with their products for things like accuracy, precision, and durability. For over 50 years now, Auto Meter has been a trusted brand in gauges.
Today we’re going to discuss changing your windshield washer pump. We’ll go ahead and categorize this task as an intermediate level project (if you’re thinking beginner, intermediate and advanced) You’re going to need some tools to knock this project out. Here is a list of what you will need: voltmeter or 12VDC test light (to check […]
Having a dead battery is killer. Especially if you’re on a job or out in the field and you don’t have another car to give you a jump.
Hours of sweat pouring work go into keeping up classic cars. But every ounce is worth it once you get it out onto the open road. Still, getting it to that point takes a lot of TLC (and on going TLC!), especially if you live in a climate where your car is sitting in the […]