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Mercedes-Benz ABC Suspensions

The system provides great ride & handling, but it can be complicated to service if you do not have the right training.

Mercedes-Benz Fuel Pumps

Mercedes-Benz has long been a pioneer of GDI.

Mercedes 4MATIC Diagnostics

The Mercedes-Benz 4MATIC all-wheel drive (AWD) systems have been around for a while now.

VW 2.0 TSI Intake Manifold DTCs

Here’s what you need to know in order to repair the issue.

Audi Quattro

The systems have evolved over the years, but the goal has remained the same: maximizing traction by sending power to all four wheels.

Audi EVAP Case Study

Let’s look at some of the things that you should know about Audi EVAP systems before trying to tackle such a repair.

MINI Turbo Service

With more than a million MINIs on the roads, a lot of opportunities exist for shops to service brakes and chassis.

MINI Belts

If you need to replace the belt or water pump, you need to disengage the tensioner.

Solving Mystery BMW Diagnostic Trouble Codes

Something as simple as checking the DTCs can go off the rails when the code isn’t translated properly by your scan tool.

Jaguar/Land Rover V8 Engines

This engine is unique due to the high-pressure fuel pumps driven by the crankshaft using a chain that turns the oil pump.

European Engine Coolant Specifications

With internal combustion engine technology changing, it might take three different coolants to service one European vehicle.

Our Image Problem

If you search the term “mechanic” you get an interesting idea on how different cultures value repair professionals.