Like most vehicle components, natural wear and tear is the unavoidable cause for parts replacement. Fuel pumps are often out of sight and out of mind for most shop visitors. That’s because they are an as-needed repair and not typically a part of ongoing maintenance. Nevertheless, if you diagnose fuel pump failure, customers will want
Fuel pump failures are never a one-size-fits-all diagnosis. Different symptoms indicate different problems and often, the pump will still function—albeit erratically—as it fails. Explaining this to customers isn’t always easy, especially because many of them may not know that the fuel pump has more than one role. Shop owners and technicians can help customers understand
Summer is an opportune time for automotive professionals to remind customers to keep an eye on the signs of a failing water pump. As you know, extreme summer temperatures and added strain on vehicles from activities like long road trips can cause engines to become more susceptible to troubles from excessive heat, making the function
The new parts feature CleanScreen technology and OE-matched connections.
Over time, OE fuel pumps will inevitably wear out. A failing fuel pump delivers less fuel to a vehicle’s engine, the prolonged effects of fuel pump failure can develop into a significant vehicle setback. The three key signs of fuel pump failure include: Hesitation during acceleration Rough idle A vehicle that will not start Hesitation
Carter performs more than 20 verification tests to ensure all fuel pumps meet demanding OE requirements.
These new part numbers expand Carter’s coverage by more than 3.5 million vehicles for both import and domestic nameplates, including the Ford Mustang, Ford Escape, Chevrolet Equinox, Toyota Siena and Mercedes-Benz GL450, among others.
Carter Fuel Systems’ manufacturing facilities have been honored for their commitment to excellent quality and warranty performance in providing PACCAR with products that achieved 10 PPM or better level of quality.
Carter Fuel Systems Engages Automotive Service Technicians With Diagnostics Webinar, Chance To Win Polaris ATV
Running now through April 30, eligible technicians who purchase Carter Fuel Pumps through affiliated distributors will be entered to win a Polaris Sportsman Touring 850SP ATV, along with other prizes including a YETI Tundra 65 Cooler, Coleman Weekender Camping Package, Basecamp Hydration pack, Basecamp Omega Flashlight and Epod Emergency Kit.
These new part numbers target late-model applications and extend Carter’s coverage to reach more than 1.3 million additional passenger vehicles.
Available in both print and online versions, the new catalog was developed for automotive service professionals as a resource to quickly look up product options for all their applications by vehicle year, make and model.
Available on Technician Academy’s website, the series focuses on educating technicians by interviewing experts throughout the automotive industry.