Automotive & Solar Fast Facts

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Ask the Expert: Air Brakes & Automotive Braking

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 […]

How Do Automotive Relays Work?

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 […]

Types of Automotive Relays

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. 

Benefits of Automotive LED Replacement Bulbs

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 […]

Choosing The Perfect Auto Meter Gauge

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.

How To Change Windshield Washer Pump

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 […]

6 Tips for Keeping Your Collector Car on the Road

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 […]

Winterizing Your Car : Tips To Get Ready For Winter

If you’re one of the lucky people who live in Florida, Arizona or Sunny Southern California, this post may not concern you. The rest of us however, have to deal with mother nature’s punishment…winter. These tips can help you get through the cold months ahead.