What Are The Three Purposes Of A Piston?

What Are The Three Purposes Of a Piston?

Engines are complicated beasts with a lot of parts that move around. But a piston is one of the most recognizable parts by name. You may have heard how important it is, but you probably can’t tell me what it does. Understanding how the piston works give you to comprehend far more about the engine, …

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How Do I Know if My Piston Rings are Fried?

How Do I Know if My Piston Rings are Fried?

The piston rings in your vehicle’s engine are accountable for managing oil pressure and controlling engine oil usage. Broken or worn engine piston rings will generally result in a multitude of issues and will certainly need some engine repair work which could include a full engine rebuild. Below are a few of the indications that …

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240SX Basic Suspension

Nissan 240SX – Basic Suspension

The 240SX uses a MacPherson Strut front suspension and a 5-link independent rear suspension. The suspension system is supplemented by front and rear sway bars. (The 1995-1998 240SX Standard Coupe had only a front sway bar.) The S14 suspension works in the same way as the S13 although the dimensions of the components are slightly …

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240SX Super HICAS Suspension

Nissan 240SX – Super HICAS Suspension

Super HICAS (High Capacity Actively Controlled Suspension) is Nissan’s four-wheel steering system used on the 240SX. A similar system is used on the Nissan Skyline. Early HICAS designs used hydraulics for rear steering, but Super HICAS uses electronic actuators controlled by the ECM. Four-wheel steering on the 240SX is designed to improve low-speed maneuverability and …

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