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Bumper to Bumper Radio, the car guys on KTAR, 92.3 FM in Phoenix, AZ, broadcast every Saturday from 11:00 am to noon. On this show, Dave Riccio of Tri-City Transmission in Tempe, AZ and Matt Allen of Virginia Auto Service in Phoenix talk about leaks and other components that can contribute to overheating in your vehicle. Also on this show:

  • Leaks, cooling fan issues, and other common factors that lead to high temperatures in your car or truck.
  • A full breakdown of the components of your cooling system.
  • How have radiators evolved in modern years?
  • How often should you have your coolant system maintained?
  • Information about the newest member of the Bumper to Bumper Network – Husband’s Auto Repair in Scottsdale!
  • 2014 Ford F150: Will the fan speeds in my truck naturally slow down with age?
  • 2013 Dodge Journey: My shop is struggling to diagnose a check engine light. Are there any notes or other information I can give them to help?
  • 2012 Toyota Prius: At just 73k miles I was recommended multiple fluid flushes. This goes against my manual – should I find a second opinion?
  • 2004 Cadillac Deville: I recently had my catalytic converter replaced. Now my check engine light is still coming on every couple of weeks. Can you point me in the right direction?

Cars talked about on this show are the 2014 Ford F150, 2013 Dodge Journey, 2012 Toyota Prius, and the 2004 Cadillac Deville.


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