Idle Chatter: Hot Rod Farmer

Idle Chatter: Hot Rod Farmer

Latest Episodes

Season specific gasoline.
October 22, 2021

Hot Rod Farmer: The Lost Art of the Cold Start.
October 20, 2021

Starting an engine when it is at or near ambient temperature requires recognition of not only the dynamics that are involved, but knowledge of the system that is evoked. Following the proper protocols

Hot Rod Farmer: Servicing the modern gasoline or diesel engine chemically.
October 13, 2021

In years past most if not all chemicals that claimed to work on a certain engine or transmission problem were false. Today’s modern engines bring a host of new aliments that can be treated effectively

Spark plug heat transfer.
October 12, 2021

Hot Rod Farmer: What you need to know about a torque converter.
October 06, 2021

The torque converter does more to define the performance of an engine than the automatic transmission. This fluid connection between the engine and the driveline will impact how well the vehicle drive