Disadvantages of distributorless ignition system

Distributorless ignition systems involve the sparking of plugs directly from the coils. An ignition control unit (ICU) and Engine Control Unit (ECU) control the timing of said spark. Usually, these systems have one coil per cylinder or pair of cylinders. The popularity of such ignition systems lies in their common use of the waste spark distribution method. This method ensures every cylinder is paired with its opposite in the firing...

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Upgrade Your Ignition Cylinder for Security Purposes
Aug14

Upgrade Your Ignition Cylinder for Security Purposes

 A strong ignition cylinder will withstand a snapping attack, while you will still be able to drive home. The best ignition lock cylinders will also fend off bumping and drill attacks. You should upgrade your ignition cylinder for security purposes, because OEM ignition cylinders rarely withstand these attacks. If this happens, consider ignition cylinder replacement. Why You Should Upgrade Your Ignition Cylinder for Security Purposes...

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Is Your Gun Safe Really Safe?
Aug02

Is Your Gun Safe Really Safe?

Millions of Americans own guns for a variety of reasons. Whatever the perceived benefits of gun ownership, its unquestioned downside is the danger of accidents posed by firearms kept in the home, especially in homes with young children. Purchasers of firearms with an eye toward safety often make an additional purchase – a gun safe. They assume with their firearms under lock and key that their guns will remain out of reach of anyone...

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What Is The Purpose Of Locks?
Jul10

What Is The Purpose Of Locks?

 Locks provide an important front line of security against those who would break into your home to steal your possessions or do harm to you or your family. A good lock makes the act of breaking into a home or other secured facility more difficult, and also acts as a visible deterrent to crime. The oldest locking devices can be traced back to 4000 B.C. in Egypt and were simple pin locks in which a key turned wooden pins into the right...

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Tips For Staying Safe In Hotels And Motels
Jul01

Tips For Staying Safe In Hotels And Motels

Hitting the road for vacation can be an excellent way to decompress after a particularly difficult work assignment or to bond as a family. As you’re staying at hotels and motels during your travels, you will want to take a few precautions to keep you, your loved ones and your property safe. According to research by Ball State University and Florida International University, crime rates are rising at hotels and inns as tough economic...

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What Happens When The Security Alarm Sounds? The Importance Of A Good Service Company
Jun20

What Happens When The Security Alarm Sounds? The Importance Of A Good Service Company

In the past whenever a burglar alarm was activated, be it a false alarm or not, the police were required to respond. However, according to a recent report by the Security Industry Alarm Coalition (SIAC), many police departments no longer respond to unverified alarm activations, making your choice of a good house alarm service of paramount importance. With crime reaching an all time high in most places around the world, a reliable...

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How To Ensure You have The Best Car Lock System?
May29

How To Ensure You have The Best Car Lock System?

Car theft can happen to anyone, anytime. It is one of the biggest concerns of the auto industry because of the reality of how much car theft there is. The FBI says every minute there are 43 vehicles stolen in the United States. It is well known fact that insurance companies don’t pay for the cost of replacing your car. Are you aware of all the additional expenses that are involved in a theft? Such as spending time dealing with the...

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How To Choose The Best Home Safes For Sale
May23

How To Choose The Best Home Safes For Sale

Since home safes are indispensible for protecting all things important, choosing them correctly is crucial to home security. Searching for the best home safes for sale can’t be easy as an individual’s requirement is always unique. Home safes come in all shapes, sizes and functionalities, which means, two safes can be totally dissimilar from each other. While shopping for home safes, a buyer must search for a safe that best suits their...

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Magnetic Lock Systems Explained
Feb28

Magnetic Lock Systems Explained

 There are two types of magnetic lock systems: there are systems that feature electromagnetic locks and there are systems that have magnetic keyed locks. Here we will look at both.  Magnetic keyed locks contain a locking mechanism where the key itself uses magnets to lock and unlock the mechanism. A single magnet or many magnets might be on the key, and the magnets would be oriented in such a way that that the North/South Poles form a...

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What is The Ultimate Lock System?
Feb21

What is The Ultimate Lock System?

If you live in an area where you think a regular deadbolt lock on your exterior doors might not be enough to discourage prowlers and burglars, instead of installing a multi-lock system, you might want to try something else; you might want to ask your Bellevue locksmith about the Ultimate Lock System, a new brand-name lock that claims to give you five levels of security.  The Ultimate Lock can be basically described as two deadbolts in...

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