• Spark plug – what is it?

    A spark plug is a device that uses the electricity to ignite the mixture of fuel and air in the cylinder of the petrol and jet engines. Want to learn why and how? Read on..

  • The Alternator – What is it?

    The alternator is basically a device that takes mechanical energy from the engine and produces electrical power. Later, it changes the harnessed alternating current to the direct current that the battery can store. If you are interested in learning more, you can continue reading the full article..

  • Turbocharger (turbo)

    Have you ever heard that the engine is turbocharged but you had no idea what that really means other than it sounds really cool? Well, look no further because it's really not that hard to understand it..

  • Drum brakes

    A "drum brake" is an older form of brake mechanism used in vehicles for the purposes of slowing down and stopping. It consists of a few parts where the most important ones are the "drum" and the "shoes". When the driver presses the brake pedal, it pushes the "shoes" against the drum which is coupled to the wheel and so the wheel slows down. If you want to learn more, continue to the blog post.