Joel Youngman

Recent Posts by Joel Youngman

What’s the Best Engine Coolant?

What's the best engine coolant?

Preventive maintenance, including fluid maintenance, is essential to extending radiator and engine life and keeping them in top working order, but what’s the best engine coolant for the job?



What is Antifreeze? We Explain Here.

Engine antifreeze and coolant reservoir

Motorists know the importance of keeping their vehicles’ antifreeze reservoirs full, but what is antifreeze and when should you change it?



What is Engine Detonation?

Car engine diagram

Engine detonation refers to spontaneous combustion of the remaining fuel/air mixture in the chamber after normal spark-initiated combustion.



What is Hydraulic Fluid?

Hydraulic excavator

Hydraulic systems are used in everything from forklifts to elevators, as well as most construction equipment, including bulldozers, backhoes and loaders, but what is hydraulic fluid and what does it do?



Professional Lawn Care Tips for Homeowners

Lawnmower

Duluth Lawn Care Inc. Owner Matt Marciniak provides some great lawn care tips to help you pull off the best-looking lawn in the neighborhood.



Which AMSOIL Diesel Oil is Right for Me?

Diesel truck

AMSOIL offers a full line of premium-quality synthetic diesel oils, but which AMSOIL diesel oil is right for your application? We break it down.



Low Oil Pressure Symptoms and Causes

Low oil pressure can affect your vehicle’s performance and lead to engine damage. Here are the symptoms and causes of low oil pressure.



6 Overlooked Heavy-Equipment Maintenance Tips

Heavy equipment maintenance

Heavy equipment maintenance is vital to keeping machinery up and running and maximizing your return on investment. Here are six tips to keep you on track.



What is Hypoid Gear Oil? (And Other Gear Oil Questions Answered)

What is hypoid gear oil? And other gear oil questions.

We tackle some frequently asked questions about gear oil, including “What is hypoid gear oil?” and other common questions.