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Information System: Save Time – Save Money

November 17, 2017 in Quick QuizTech Tips

In this tech tip from the AVI Course LS-57 What You Need To Know About Rich P-Code Conditions, instructor Ron Bilyeu points out how using the SureTrack information system led to quicker fix and getting the vehicle back to the customer faster. Pass this Quick Quiz and receive a promo code for 50% off your purchase of “What […]

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Quick Quiz: Deceptive Diagnostics

February 3, 2017 in AVI InsiderQuick Quiz

The infamous “ever since you” complaint, where a different problem springs up after fixing the original complaint; these totally mind boggling diagnostic puzzles come into the shop every day. The problem with most of these is they cannot be remedied by using traditional diagnostic methods. How much do you know about Deceptive Diagnostics? Take this […]

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Quick Quiz: Parasitic Current Draw

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AVI teams up with Delphi instructor and electrical mastermind, Dave Hobbs to bring you the most comprehensive class on parasitic battery drains on the market. Dave will guide you through the entire diagnostic process, step by step in order to make sure you have confirmed the customer complaint all the way to verifying the repair. […]

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Quick Quiz: Intermittent Diagnostics

July 6, 2016 in Quick Quiz

AVI and Instructor Bill Fulton have put together a top of-the-line video on intermittent failure diagnostics. Covering Import and Domestic models using scanners, multi-meters, jumper wires, and O-scopes. You’ll not only see how each different model can be diagnosed easier and faster using Bill’s methods of tracing intermittent failures, but also how to determine those […]

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Quick Quiz: Misfire Diagnostics

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Some of the most frustrating codes for a technician to handle are the p 300s. Misfires are from fuel, ignition or compression related problems and different tools can isolate the cause. How much do you know about Misfire Diagnostics? Take this quiz to find out! View Course! Misfire Diagnostics  

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Quick Quiz: Mastering Hybrid HVAC Systems

May 4, 2016 in Quick Quiz

Hybrids are 95% the same as a traditional vehicle, however diagnosing that 5% difference can be difficult without knowing important hybrid scanner data PID information. How much do you know about Hybrid HVAC Systems? Take this quiz to find out! View Course! Mastering Hybrid HVAC Systems

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Quick Quiz: A/C Best Practices

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Today, virtually every car has air conditioning, and virtually every car is going to need to have that air conditioning serviced from time to time. Do you know the steps that you need to take long before you hook up an air conditioning machine? How much do you know about A/C Best Practices? Take this […]

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Quick Quiz: Making Money Servicing TPMS

April 8, 2016 in Quick Quiz

If a vehicle leaves your shop with the TPMS light on or flashing, you could be fined an upwards of $10,000. Every vehicle since 2008 has been equipped with TPMS in accordance to new government regulations, so this monitoring system has grown rapidly in population and has great potential to make quick maintenance sales that […]

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Quick Quiz: Lubricants and Filtration Technologies: The Difficult Truth

March 4, 2016 in Quick Quiz

A huge amount of misinformation about camshaft wear, oil gelling, Zinc and the additive package ZDDP are suddenly circulating throughout the automotive industry. Did you know that certain oil supplements can dramatically shorten the life of expensive oxygen sensors and catalytic converters? How much do you know about Lubricants and Filtration Technologies? Take this quiz […]

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Quick Quiz: Catalyst Efficiency

February 4, 2016 in Quick Quiz

When making the tough decision on replacing a customers catalytic converter your diagnosis must be accurate. This course on Catalyst Efficiency will help you understand the differences in catalytic converters and the related problems in those systems. It will give you a thorough understanding of all the emission codes related to catalytic efficiency and what […]

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Quick Quiz: Focus On Ford

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In this “Focus on Ford” class, Ron discusses Ford Eco-boost technology, turbo charging, and Variable CAM Timing (Twin-Independent VCT). Ron will share his analytical approach and what PIDS you need to be viewing, and how to use scan tool data to reduce your diagnostic time to make you more efficient when servicing ford Eco-boost systems. […]

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Quick Quiz: Start/Stop Technology Overview

January 15, 2016 in Quick Quiz

The challenge of achieving 54 MPG by 2025 requires creative solutions and Start/Stop systems provide a cost effective, simple, and energy saving solution. Passenger cars equipped with Start/Stop systems have substantially lower fuel consumption – approximately 8% less than vehicles without Start/Stop systems. Start/Stop vehicles are already on the road in the US and this […]

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Quick Quiz: FORD IDS Reprogramming

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New to IDS, or using the VCM or VCM II for the first time? This program provides step by step instructions on how to setup your VCM or VCM II with the new subscription service. This service is mandatory for VCM II modules and is required if your going to be fixing 2013 cars and […]

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