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October 07 2015
KEEP KOOL CAR AND TRUCK REPAIR --------------------------------------------------- The History of Car Heaters Modern car users take very high degrees of comfort for granted. But in their short history, automobiles have gone from rustic horse replacements to venerable rolling palaces, with a lot of hit-and-miss engineering in between. Climate... Read More
September 21 2015
KEEP KOOL CAR AND TRUCK REPAIR --------------------------------------------------- Who invented the automobile? This question does not have a straightforward answer. The history of the automobile is very rich and dates back to the 15th century when Leonardo da Vinci was creating designs and models for transport vehicles. There are many different... Read More
September 07 2015
KEEP KOOL CAR AND TRUCK REPAIR --------------------------------------------------- Turn Signals Buick introduced the first electric turn signals in 1938. Windshield Wipers Prior to the manufacture of Henry Ford's Model A, Mary Anderson was granted her first patent for a window-cleaning device in November of 1903. Power Steering Francis W. Davis... Read More
August 24 2015
KEEP KOOL CAR AND TRUCK REPAIR --------------------------------------------------- General Motors Corporation (GM), which ultimately became the world’s largest automotive firm and the largest privately owned manufacturing enterprise in the world, was founded in 1908 by William C. Durant, a carriage manufacturer of Flint, Michigan. In 1904 he... Read More
August 12 2015
KEEP KOOL CAR AND TRUCK REPAIR ------------------------------------------------------------ A company in New York City in the United States, first offered installation of air conditioning for cars in 1933. Most of their customers operated limousines and luxury cars. The Packard Motor Car Company was the first automobile manufacturer to offer an... Read More
July 29 2015
KEEP KOOL CAR AND TRUCK REPAIR ------------------------------------------------------------ The Early Roads For Our First Cars: There were about 300 miles of “surfaced” roads in America in 1909. The first rural concrete road was completed on the outskirts of Detroit in 1909. The first coast-to-coast highway in the USA, the Lincoln Memorial highway... Read More
July 15 2015
KEEP KOOL CAR AND TRUCK REPAIR Firestone Tires, Harvey Firestone By stressing quality products and utilizing a vigorous selling program, the Firestone Company grew rapidly. The company, with Mr. Firestone as president and later as Chairman of the Board, pioneered in making pneumatic tires and in 1906 shipped 2000 sets to the Ford Motor Company.... Read More
July 01 2015
KEEP KOOL CAR AND TRUCK REPAIR Firestone Tires, Harvey Firestone Born on a farm near Columbiana, Ohio, in 1868, Harvey Samuel Firestone was to become one of America’s great industrial leaders. After graduation from Columbiana High School, Mr. Firestone started his business career and soon became manager of a Detroit agency of a buggy company. It... Read More
June 17 2015
KEEP KOOL CAR AND TRUCK REPAIR Henry Ford and Other Automotive Pioneers Ever since man came up with the idea for the round wheel, and found that it could roll, they have been looking for ways to use the wheel as a way to transport themselves. Through the wheel-based inventions such as the bicycle, wheelbarrow and others have been used for one form... Read More
June 02 2015
KEEP KOOL CAR AND TRUCK REPAIR Over 17 years of automotive experience   The Spark Plug The use of an electric spark to ignite a fuel-air mixture was first demonstrated in 1777 by Alessandro Volta (Italian). Jean Lenoir (Belgian, naturalised French) patented what most closely resembles the modern spark plug in 1860. Karl Benz (German) is credited... Read More

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