Year: 2013

Replacement of A.O. Smith Water Heater Gas Control Valve

New control cable and control valve

We have owned our A.O. Smith gas water heater for almost 6 years, which was reaching the end of its warranty from the manufacturer. Over the past six months or so we’ve been having problems with the hot water heater turning off at random, which was later contributed someone or something bumping the wire to the control …

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Spring cleaning!

Over the next week or so, I will be (hopefully) finishing all the posts I have started, and never finished.  So look forward to seeing some great articles from hot water heater maintenance to my new car!

Engine Off Coasting! Fuel Injector shut-off for MPG with EOC | 1996 Honda Civic EX

So I have added a new mod to my 1996 Honda Civic EX.  Well, rather changed an existing one. Previously I had added a toggle switch to shut-off my engine without using my key, which switched off my fuel pump.  While it was effective, it took time for the fuel to burn out of the …

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