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Advanced Chrysler Diagnostics

July 16, 2018

Bill Fulton takes you into the shop for live vehicle training. He will cover APPS and TPS sensors, Networking & Bussing, CCD wires and bus circuits, KOER and KOEO testing, Cam and Crank diagnostics and Auto Shut Down & Fuel Pump Relay Schematics and testing. Topics Covered: Electronic Throttle Control: Hard faults & functional testing NGC 5 Volt […]

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Controller Area Network (C.A.N.) Overview

July 5, 2018

After attending this course, the student will have a thorough understanding of the two common types of networking systems used on vehicles today and understanding how to diagnose those issues. Topics Covered: What is networking?  Students will be presented with an overview of multiplexing, networking systems and how the various modules are integrated onto a […]

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Automotive Video Innovations, Inc. acquires assets of Ohio Automotive Technology

June 29, 2018

Ft. Myers, Florida, July 2, 2018 / — Automotive Video Innovations, Inc. (AVI) is proud to announce the acquisition of the entire catalog of advanced automotive training materials from Ohio Automotive Technology. Bill Fulton, director of Ohio Automotive Technology and longtime instructor for AVI, has been developing training content for the automotive repair aftermarket for over […]

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GM Gasoline Direct Injection Systems with Variable Valve Timing Equipped Engines

June 12, 2018

In this course Bill Fulton will be covering high side and low side fuel systems, the injector drive circuit, current ramping the fuel pump and individual cylinder fuel control. You will also learn about new technology with scan tool functions so you can properly handle these vehicles when they come to your shop. Topics Covered: […]

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IQA codes Review: Powerstroke 6.7L

May 18, 2018

In this tech tip from the AVI program “LBT-318 – Power Up Your Powerstroke Skills : 6.7”, instructor Tony Salas reminds you of the importance of checking IQA (Injector Quality Adjustment) codes. As Tony points out, making sure that replacement injectors, whether new or rebuilt, are programmed properly is critical.

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Power Up Your Power Stroke Skills – 6.7L

May 8, 2018

Power Up Your Power Stroke Skills – 6.7L The Powerstroke 6.7L is a newer Ford diesel that is equipped with a Piezo-common rail fuel injection system, dual boost and variable vane turbocharger plus reverse flow cylinder heads. A review of the engine and subsystems is mentioned on the following systems: Common rail injection system, injector […]

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Power Up Your Power Stroke Skills – 6.4L

April 25, 2018

Power Up Your Power Stroke Skills – 6.4L Powerstroke 6.4L was not used by Ford for many years. It was used from mid 2007 to 2010. The 6.4L brought about the use of the aftertreatment system and common rail injection. The AVI video training will include information and diagnostic procedures related to this engine. Instruction […]

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Power Up Your Power Stroke Skills – 6.0L

Power Up Your Power Stroke Skills – 6.0L This video presentation will review the Powerstroke 6.0L and subsystems. This presentation will cover the diagnosis and update information needed to repair issues found on these trucks. Information will include: Review of the high pressure oil system, leak checks and components Fuel system updates and issues found […]

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Parasitic Current Draw

April 6, 2018

In this tech tip from LBT-270 “Parasitic Current Draw”, instructor Dave Hobbs shows a quick and easy way to do a parasitic current draw test and the usefulness of a battery disconnect for long periods of vehicle storage. Join our mailing list! This Weekend Only Get This Course 50% Off

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Protected: Development: Dealer Meeting

April 2, 2018

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609 Certification: Public Service Announcement

March 29, 2018

March 30th, 2018 (Ft Myers, FL) Recently updated EPA regulations affecting section 609 certification have led to a collaboration between Automotive Video Innovations (AVI) and the Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS) Worldwide. This engaging industry information consists of a public service announcement, an over-the-top parody music video and a comprehensive training program designed to help […]

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Bosch: Ignition Coils Theory and Diagnosis Program

March 27, 2018

Bosch: Ignition Coils Theory and Diagnosis Program This is the second in a series of educational programs designed to teach what you have to know about a specific sensor or actuator. The program is broken into sections, which can be viewed one after the other or you can pick a video that is relevant to […]

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Bosch: MAP Sensor Theory and Diagnosis Program

Bosch: MAP Sensor Theory and Diagnosis Program This is the first in a series of educational programs designed to teach what you have to know about a specific sensor or actuator. The program is broken into sections, which can be viewed one after the other or you can pick a video that is relevant to […]

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Electrical Troubleshooting and Schematic Based Diagnostics

Electrical Troubleshooting and Schematic Based Diagnostics Join us Live April 18th at 4pm EDT – This HD Broadcast event from Bill Fulton “Electrical Troubleshooting and Schematic Based Diagnostics”, is a comprehensive schematic based look at the path technicians should take when faced with electrical issues. Topics covered include: Electrical schematic based diagnostics Color coding voltage, grounds, components, […]

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AVI Introduces New Online Learning Paths

March 19, 2018

Not sure where to get started on AVI OnDemand? We have introduced Learning Paths for technicians of every skill level to get their training started. The Basic Essentials Learning Path features courses that we recommend an entry level technician complete. The Diagnostic Learning Path features select courses that we recommend for diagnosticians to enhance their […]

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