Category «Interesting»

Why is my car battery smoking

What to do if a battery starts smoking? Get away: “The best thing to do is to stand back and let the device burn or smoke — you cannot stop it once it begins,” Jeff Dahn, a professor of physics and atmospheric science at Canada’s Dalhousie University who is currently working with Tesla on battery …

Why is my kerosene heater smoking

How do I stop my kerosene heater from smoking? Sooty black smoke is a sign that the fuel/air mix may be off. Make sure the chimney is seated correctly, or you may notice a very high flame on one side. If the high orange flame is all the way around, the wick may just be …

Why should there be designated smoking areas

Are designated smoking areas effective? There is no safe level of exposure to tobacco smoke. 2 The only effective way to protect people is to provide 100% smoke-free air. Designated smoking rooms, expensive ventilation systems and similar partial approaches do not protect people from the dangers of secondhand smoke. Why a company should have a …

Why is my car smoking but not overheating

Why is my car smoking from under the hood? The most common cause of smoke under the hood is small amounts of motor oil or other fluids accidentally spilled or leaking from a bad gasket or seal onto a hot engine or the exhaust system. Those other fluids may include engine coolant, power steering, brake …