September 2020 Archives - Import Car
Toyota Regenerative Braking System

The brake system of a hybrid may have multiple components to perform regenerative braking and pedal simulation.

Nissan Suspension Restoration

The shock or strut controls how the energy in the spring is absorbed and compressed.

VarioCam: Understanding Porsche’s VVT Technology

Originally developed for the 2001 Porsche 911 Turbo, VarioCam changes the valve timing to increase power & reduce emissions.

Different Nameplates, Different Expectations

Honda is one of the least concerned manufacturers about system voltages when it comes to reflashing.

Cartridge (Gen 1) Wheel Bearing Installation

These types of bearings are used by Toyota, VW and many other import nameplates.