Warming up your car in the cold just harms the engine

Published in News on 1/25/2019

In the thick of winter, the common wisdom is that when you are gearing up to take your truck out in the cold and snow, you should step outside, start up your engine and let it idle to warm up. But contrary to popular belief, this does not prolong the life of your engine; in fact, it decreases its life by stripping oil away from the engine's cylinders and pistons.

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Warming up your car in the cold just harms the engine
HTV National Desk
Published 5:11 pm EST, Tuesday, December 11, 2018
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