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Convert2EV Review - Another Home Made Electric Car Conversion Scam?

Convert2EV Review - Another Home Made Electric Car Conversion Scam?

Would you like to know more about the Convert2EV system that the owner claims has helped him convert his car to electric? I managed to purchase a copy of this guide, and learned that many of the tools needed to do the conversion can be found at my local workshop. No special tools are required which ......[Read More]
The Location of a Fuel Pump on a 1990 Ford Diesel Truck

The Location of a Fuel Pump on a 1990 Ford Diesel Truck

A Ford diesel engine receives fuel through injectors that directly spray fuel into the engine's cylinders. The injectors have to give the cylinder fuel at a specific pressure, volume, and rate. This high-pressure diesel fuel pump and its accessory parts handle this precise task. If your Ford engine ......[Read More]
Electric Motor Repairs for Industrial Purposes

Electric Motor Repairs for Industrial Purposes

Electric motor repairs in industrial situations often present unique challenges that need to be overcome. Whether you are in the food processing, plastics manufacturing, hydraulic engineering or air transport industries, you will recognise the common constraints of time, cost and space that afflict ......[Read More]
Hybrid Cars and Vehicles Rolling Over Competition

Hybrid Cars and Vehicles Rolling Over Competition

Hybrid cars and vehicles have taken the market by storm over the past couple of years. This year, Toyota passed Ford for the first time as the number two automaker in the country largely because of the sales of the Prius and other vehicles such as the Camry Hybrid, the Highlander Hybrid and the Lexu......[Read More]
What Are 3 Possible Sources of Fuel for Biodiesel Producers?

What Are 3 Possible Sources of Fuel for Biodiesel Producers?

In the search for sources of energy that are more environmentally friendly as well as cost-effective, biodiesel is emerging a top contender. The National Biodiesel Board defines biodiesel as a clean-burning alternative fuel, produced from domestic, renewable resources. Biodiesel is formed through a ......[Read More]
Hybrid Vehicles and the Real Price of Going Green

Hybrid Vehicles and the Real Price of Going Green

Hybrid vehicles and going green are certainly the topics of the decade and I don't think either will be fading from our vernacular any time soon, but what is going green and what is the real price of it? Is doing your part to save the environment really saving it, or is it hurting it? You may e......[Read More]
Electric Scooters: Love at first ride

Electric Scooters: Love at first ride

Fuel prices are going very high? No need to worry - with an electric scooter No need to depend on a fuel any more. As people start driving electric scooters, they find more and more ... ......[Read More]
Grants for Converting Cars to Electric Wind Power

Grants for Converting Cars to Electric Wind Power

Harnessing the power of the wind to fuel an electric car in 2010 carries a hefty price tag. Government grants, if applicable, can help alleviate some of the initial, out-of-pocket expenses.......[Read More]
Ford Explorer Auto Specifications

Ford Explorer Auto Specifications

Ford is a manufacturer of cars, crossovers, trucks and SUVs, including the 2010 Ford Explorer. The Explorer's base model starts at $29,280 as of November 2010. It features molded splash guards, window deflectors, step bars, chrome exhaust tips and an aluminum fuel tank door.PerformanceThe.........[Read More]
Honda Moving Massively Towards Hybrid Platform

Honda Moving Massively Towards Hybrid Platform

Honda is pushing nearly all its chips into the center of the table when it comes to hybrid technology. The company has seen the future and apparently believes hybrid models are where it is at. ... ......[Read More]
Will the Electric Car Change the World?

Will the Electric Car Change the World?

Will it be the nation of Israel that will bring change? That nation has launched an ambitious project to build a network of electric car recharging stations across its territory. If this bold innovation comes anywhere near being considered successful, it's only a matter of time before other cou......[Read More]
Diesel vs. Gas Cost

Diesel vs. Gas Cost

The Energy Information Administration (EIA) reports that diesel prices are higher than gasoline costs due to increased worldwide demand for diesel fuel and heating oil. Diesel fuel and heating oil are produced together and known as distillate fuel oils.......[Read More]
Electric Car Kit - Gasoline Car Conversion That You Can Do at Home

Electric Car Kit - Gasoline Car Conversion That You Can Do at Home

If you are familiar with the inner workings of a car, the easiest way to convert a vehicle to run on electricity is with an electric car kit. Before you start purchasing any electric car quick installation kit for a gasoline car conversion, you have to understand most car kits are specifically made ......[Read More]
About CNG-Powered Vehicles

About CNG-Powered Vehicles

Compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicles are more energy efficient than their gasoline powered cousins. Using a vehicle that runs on this alternative fuel source is also a boon to the environment. In the United States, the supply of natural gas far exceeds the available supply of gasoline produced from......[Read More]
Caterpillar 3512 Specs

Caterpillar 3512 Specs

The Caterpillar 3512 is a large industrial diesel engine for powering heavy equipment including boats, locomotives, off-road trucks and very large industrial generator sets. Caterpillar sells it as a stand-alone engine that the buyer can install in his own equipment as well as built into Caterpilla......[Read More]
What Vehicles Can Use Biodiesel Fuel?

What Vehicles Can Use Biodiesel Fuel?

Any vehicle with a diesel engine can use biodiesel.off-road bio diesel / hydrogen powered limo image by monamakela.com from Fotolia.comThe U.S. government considers biodiesel an alternative fuel, and just about any car with a diesel engine accepts at least some blend of biodiesel/pure.........[Read More]
LPG Conversions And Its Benefits

LPG Conversions And Its Benefits

With the rising price of diesel and petrol, LPG conversions have become the most cost effective solution for car owners. Read 5 advantages of getting your car converted to LPG.......[Read More]
Nissan Electrical Alert Issues

Nissan Electrical Alert Issues

Nissan issues global recalls if there are dangerous electrical or other malfunctions in its cars. Concerned Nissan owners can browse the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) website for specific information about any Nissan model, or check the Auto Recalls for Consumers website for......[Read More]
Are Hybrid Mandates and MPG Rules Going to Kill The Future of Flying Cars?

Are Hybrid Mandates and MPG Rules Going to Kill The Future of Flying Cars?

Over the years, I've always wanted to design a flying car, I truly believe it is possible, and I think that future new materials will allow us to do just that. Of course, they've been talking about this for the last three decades, actually probably for the last six. Still, we don't ha......[Read More]
Hydrogen Car Compared to Regular Cars

Hydrogen Car Compared to Regular Cars

Developing countries are increasing the demand for fossil fuels. Conventional fuels are limited and eventually they will not be able to meet the world's increasing energy demands. Automotive transportation is a primary area where this demand must be addressed. Hydrogen vehicles are being developed a......[Read More]