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Automotive Video Innovations (AVI) Donates Training to Local Firefighters

March 20, 2019

Partnered with NAFTC, AVI delivers Alternative Fuels Safety Course to local Firefighters Fort Myers, FL – Automotive Video Innovations (AVI) has partnered with the National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium (NAFTC) to donate safety training to local Fort Myers Firefighters. The mission was primarily designed to educate First Responders on the major alternative fuel vehicle groups […]

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LBT-346 Dealing With Difficult Customers

February 23, 2019

Ever had a really great, incredible day destroyed by a customer? Yes, you know the one. These situations disrupt business, affect the work environment, and suck all the energy out of you. It is a tough job to be helpful and provide great customer service when a guest is confrontational, unreasonable or over demanding. Let’s […]

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LBT-345 Social Media: Be Where They Are

This course is will introduce you to social media and explain the importance of why your business needs to be visible there. Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to: Recognize the importance of an automotive business being visible on social media Explain the basics of the top social media platforms Describe […]

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LBT-344 Euro Wiring Diagrams

February 5, 2019

Join Us Live February 27 – You’ve got a Euro car as your next job with an electrical problem, You’re pulling up the wiring diagrams and you can’t make heads or tail of it. Has this frustration ever happened to you? This class will help unravel the mysterious format in the EURO DIN wiring diagrams! We […]

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Reprogramming & Flashing Quick Quiz 2

January 31, 2019

How much do you know about Reprogramming & Flashing? Take this quiz to find out! Reprogramming & Flashing  

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Reprogramming & Flashing Quick Quiz 1

How much do you know about Reprogramming & Flashing? Take this quiz to find out! Reprogramming & Flashing  

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Precautions 101

January 29, 2019

In this tech tip we cover the vehicle battery voltage during Re-flashing and why it is important to not let the voltage go below 11.5 Volts or above 16.0 Volts. We also cover the importance of having an alternate power source such as a battery sustainer VS a battery charger.

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Major Considerations of Re-flashing

In this tech tip we cover the major considerations of Re-flashing. Are you serious about starting to Re-flash modules and do you have the right tools, service information as well as experience to get started?

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The Pitfalls of Power Sources During Module Flashing

January 28, 2019

So you have made the decision to get into module flashing as a profit center of your business. You have purchased the tools, software licenses and have completed a myriad of training on the subject. All of this is great and you are well on your way but have you considered purchasing a stable power […]

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To Flash or not to Flash

Can Module Reprogramming Become a Profit Center for your Shop? The decision to enter into the Reflashing “Business” should not be taken lightly. The tools, software, subscriptions and training can become quite expensive not to mention the potential costs related to mistakes during the reflash process. Taking all of this into consideration, you may be […]

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AVI Achieves ASE Accredited Training Provider Status

January 25, 2019

Automotive Video Innovations, Inc. (AVI) has achieved  ASE Accredited Training Provider status Fort Myers, FL., ASE accreditation, formerly known as CASE accreditation, is administered by the ASE Training Managers Council (ATMC) and maintains strict requirements for evaluating and recommending the training provider’s process of developing and delivering training to working technicians.  AVI is proud to meet […]

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12 Days Of Christmas for Technicians 2018

December 14, 2018

This Holiday season, AVI would like to thank the many sponsorship’s we received this year in support of education. Without you, all that we do for the automotive repair community would not be possible. Please enjoy this rendition of 12 Days of Christmas as we take a moment to thank these supporters of education. Editors […]

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The Module Flash brought to you by: The Group Training Academy

October 21, 2018

It’s that time of year again! AVI presents you with the hysterical Halloween parody music video with the kind of automotive wit you can only expect to see from AVI. Ed Wood should be proud.

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TPMS CHEVROLET CRUZE RELEARN

August 17, 2018

CLICK HERE FOR FREE TPMS TRAINING TPMS CHEVROLET CRUZE RELEARN Each TPMS sensor has a unique identification code. The identification code needs to be matched to a new tire/wheel position after rotating the tires or replacing one or more of the TPMS sensors. The TPMS sensor matching process should also be performed after replacing a […]

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In The Studio with Standard Motor Products

AVI and Standard Motor Products teamed up to do a training course on ADAS. Check out some “behind the scenes” footage!

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Diagnostic Mindset

August 3, 2018

If we were to start by trying to perform many different tests on every car starting with compression testing, moving on to ignitions specific tests and followed by fuel tests, we would never make any money on any diagnostic job at all.  What if we took a different approach?  An approach that consists of viewing […]

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