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Cartridge Oil Filters

Think through the job, use the correct oil, filter and tools, and make sure you’re doing things in the right order.

Belt Service For Hybrid and Stop/Start Systems

Knowing how to “force start” a hybrid vehicle can be helpful if you are trying to diagnose a noise problem that involves the accessory belt drive system.

Key Programming

When it comes to key programming, there are different levels of security access depending on the year, make and model of the vehicle.

ECU Reflashing

Reflash procedures are not getting any faster.

The Impact of Fuel Type on Engine Performance

When recommending fuel options for customers, consider engine design, manufacturer recommendations and usage.

Battery Management Means Knowing How It Ages

The battery may be fully charged, but you also need to measure how low the voltages go while the engine is cranking.

AC Service – R1234yf

With a few simple steps, you can ensure that your A/C machine is properly maintained and ready for the upcoming A/C season!

Ignition Coil Output

To see inductance inside the primary windings, use an amp probe placed around the positive wire for the ignition coil.

Compressor Oil for R1234yf

Working on R-1234yf systems is not that different from the R-134a variety.

Turbochargers on Minis

No matter if it is a BMW or MINI, when the engine stops turning, the oil flowing to the turbocharger stops.

How Extended Interval Oil Filters Have Been Improved

Over time, the oil filter can collect enough contaminants to become restricted. Here’s why new filters are better.

AC Condensers

The characteristics that make the parallel-flow condenser so efficient are among its major drawbacks as well.