Tech Tips Archives - Import Car
Don’t Miss The May Digital Edition of ShopOwner

The May issue includes technical and management content and is free to download.

Audi Remote Key Inoperative

Replacing the remote will not resolve the concern. 

Exhaust Gas Recirculation Operation and Diagnosis

Since exhaust gas does not burn, this lowers the combustion temperatures and reduces NOx emissions from the engine.

Don’t Miss The April Digital Edition of ShopOwner

The April issue includes technical and management content and is free to download.

Now Available – March’s Digital Edition of ShopOwner

The March issue includes technical and management content and is free to download.

Now Available – February’s Digital Edition of ShopOwner

February’s issue includes technical and management content and is free to download.

How To Service BMW Tire Monitor Systems

BMW has offered Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems (TPMS) for more than 20 years. These early indirect and direct systems were implemented not to meet the 2007 government mandate but to inform the driver when an expensive Michelin or Bridgestone run-flat tire was deflating. Some 2002 and 2003 models have an indirect system called Flat Tire

Tech Tip: Checking Transmission Fluid Levels When Cold or Hot

Checking the fluid level before the transmission has reached the specified temperature might cause a false reading

Now Available – January’s Digital Edition of ShopOwner

January’s issue includes technical and management content and is free to download.

Air Ride Diagnostics: Reservoirs and Compressors

The secret to diagnosing air ride problems is knowing what criteria the system uses to regulate the compressor/reservoir and having the right tool.

Audi Tech Tip: Droning Noise From Engine Compartment

Models: 2015 – 2016 S3 and TTS Condition: A customer may complain of an engine droning noise or rattle noise when the engine speed is approximately 3,500 to 4,000 rpm (vehicle speed does not affect the noise, and the vehicle can be stationary). The source of the noise seems to be from somewhere near the

Check Out The November Digital Edition Today

The November issue includes technical and management content and is free to download and read.