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Closeup of tachometer near speedometer and oil pressure gauge on colorful dashboard in modern car

Is 40 PSI Oil Pressure Good? 

Your engine is a complex machine with numerous moving parts that constantly rub against each other. To function smoothly and avoid friction that might damage the engine, these parts need constant lubrication with oil.  Oil pressure is the force that pushes this oil throughout the engine, ensuring proper lubrication and preventing wear and tear. However, […]

Causes of high Engine oil pressure

Causes of High Oil Pressure: Symptoms And How to Fix Them

Let’s imagine you’re driving down the road and notice a warning light flickering on your dashboard – the oil pressure gauge. The needle is steadily climbing, which can be a cause for concern. The oil pressure gauge is a vital indicator of your engine’s health. It measures the pressure of the oil circulating throughout the

Can You Use Car Oil in a Lawn Mower

Can You Use Car Oil in a Lawn Mower?

If you own a lawn mower, you may already know how important it is to keep it well-maintained and lubricated by using the right type of engine oil for it. But what kind of oil should you use for your mower? Can you use the same oil that you use for your car? Or do

Overfilling Engine Oil Symptoms

Overfilling Engine Oil Symptoms: What You Need to Know

Note: This article focuses mostly on cars, but you can also implement the same steps for your generator and other engines like tractors, lawnmowers, etc. Engine oil is essential for the smooth and efficient operation of your car. It lubricates the moving parts of the engine, reduces friction and wear, prevents corrosion, and helps cool

can you mix 5w20 and 5w3p

FAQs: Can You Mix 5W20 and 5W30?

Mixing different weights of oil, such as 5W20 and 5W30, is generally not recommended. The numbers 5W20 and 5W30 refer to the viscosity or thickness of the oil. The “W” stands for winter, indicating how the oil performs in colder temperatures. The number before the “W” represents the oil’s viscosity at lower temperatures, while the

Checking engine oil hot or cold

Checking Engine Oil: Hot or Cold: Which One is Advisable?

Engine oil is one of the most vital components of your generator, as it lubricates, cools, and cleans the engine parts. Without proper oil level and quality, your generator can suffer from reduced performance, increased wear and tear, and even engine failure. That is why it is important to check the oil level and condition

Is Generator Oil The Same As Car Oil, generator oil, engine oil, car oil,

FAQs: Is Generator Oil The Same As Car Oil?

I know how it feels when thinking of using car oil for your generator or generator oil for your car, especially if you are a generator owner or a car owner. And at the same time, there’s no use using your generator or car if it’s not lubricated properly. Having said that, if you are

Generac low oil pressure shutdown,

Generac Low Oil Pressure Shutdown: Causes and Solutions

Generac’s low oil pressure shutdown is like a safety ninja in their power generators. It’s a smart feature that automatically shuts down the generator when it senses the oil pressure getting too low.  Why? Well, low oil pressure means there’s not enough lubrication going on, and that’s a big no-no for the engine. You see

how much oil does a predator 212 take,

FAQs: How Much Oil Does a Predator 212 Take?

If you’re the owner of a Predator 212 engine, you might be wondering how much oil it takes to keep your engine running smoothly.  The Predator 212 is a popular small engine used in many applications, from go-karts to generators, and it’s important to keep it properly lubricated.  In this blog post, we’ll answer the

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