Common Mercedes M157 AMG Engine Problems

Mercedes M157 AMG Engine Problems

Common Mercedes M157 Engine Problems Mercedes-M157 Benz’s engine is a 5.5-liter twin-turbo V8 that was introduced in 2011 AMG models. It generates an incredible 518-577 horsepower, depending on the model and AMG Performance Package. A tune and bolt-on boost the M157 engine’s performance even further. That is to say, Mercedes’ M157 AMG engine is anything … Read more

2010 Honda Civic Common Problems: The Ultimate Guide

2010 Honda Civic Reliability & Problems Before we get into the specifics, it’s worth noting that this article will take a slightly unique approach. We typically write our common problems guides on an engine-by-engine basis rather than model-year-by-model-year basis. As such, that article will be forthcoming. For the time being, we’d like to focus on … Read more

5.0 Coyote vs 3.5 EcoBoost: Everything’s You Need To Know

5.0 Coyote vs 3.5 EcoBoost

Ford F-150 3.5L vs 5.0L: Performance, Reliability, & More Ford introduced the 3.5L EcoBoost and 5.0L Coyote engines on the 12th generation F-150. They were retained in the thirteenth generation F-150 and will be carried over to the fourteenth generation. Both engines come equipped with comparable power, torque, and performance. However, the engines accomplish this … Read more

Honda K24 Engine Problems: The 3 Most Common Problems

Honda K24 Engine Problems

Honda K24 Common Problems & Reliability The Honda K24 engine is a member of Honda’s well-known K-series engine family. Despite their 2001 introduction, Honda K engines are still in production today. It is a long-running engine that was tasked with the responsibility of replacing Honda’s wildly successful B-series engines. Although Honda’s K24 is extremely reliable, … Read more

Common Ford 2.3L EcoBoost Engine Problems

Ford 2.3L EcoBoost Engine Problems

Ford 2.3L EcoBoost (EB) Reliability We’ve written numerous guides on common problems. However, for the Ford 2.3 EcoBoost engine, we’re taking a slightly different approach than usual. This post may be premature, as the 2.3 EcoBoost engine is still relatively new. Additionally, it has demonstrated reliability thus far, so there may not be much to … Read more

Most Common Nissan GT-R VR38DETT Engine Problems

Nissan GT-R VR38DETT Engine Problems

Nissan GT-R VR38DETT Problems & Reliability Nissan’s popular R35 GT-R is powered by a 3.8-liter twin turbo V6 VR38DETT engine. However, we’re tempted to dismiss this motor as worthless and move on. Let’s be honest – the GT-R already has a sizable following, and we’re not here to add to it. That, however, is unjust. … Read more