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Tech Tip – A/C Mildew Odors: Afterblow Solutions

May 17, 2017 in Tech Videos

A common customer complaint is “My A/C smells.” Instructor Dave Hobbs provides you with detailed information on the best way to  eliminate mildew type odors using the Afterblow Module. Watch this important Tech Tip from the AVI course LBT-271: Deceptive Diagnostics. Join our mailing list! This Weekend Only! A/C courses starting at only 34.95! Offer […]

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Tech Tip: Injectors Flow Rate vs Color Coding

May 4, 2017 in Tech Videos

As you know, many manufacturers color code their injectors. In this Tech Tip from the AVI course “LBT-83 Fuelish Tips”, instructor Doug Garriott shows how color coding can be a diagnostic starting point regarding different fuel delivery issues. Join our mailing list! This Weekend Only! Get this course and other fuel related courses starting at only $9.95! […]

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Tech Tip: O2 Sensors

April 6, 2017 in AVI InsiderTech Videos

AVI instructor Mark DeKoster presents several great tech tips including lab scope pattern, proper O2 sensor replacement, and fuel vs. ignition misfire analysis using O2 sensor voltage changes. Additonal Comments or questions This iframe contains the logic required to handle AJAX powered Gravity Forms. Join our mailing list! This Weekend Only! Get this course and […]

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6 Steps To Solving Problem Cars

March 22, 2017 in AVI InsiderTech Videos

In this Tech Tip from the AVI training program LBT-269 Wiring Schematics Interpretation, instructor Peter Orlando reminds all technicians how important it is to follow the same diagnostic procedures on every vehicle each and every time. Following these procedures will reduce your comebacks, especially when analyzing tricky wiring issues. Join our mailing list! This Weekend […]

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Time Capsule: Bubba’s Garage

March 21, 2017 in FeaturedTech Videos

In this AVI Time Capsule blast from the past, Bubba (AKA Jim Linder) spins out a few tech tips including “Fool Pressure Chart”, “BAP Test” for impact torque settings, the “Idio Illumination Chart” for test lights and more. Yep, they’re tongue in cheek and you’ll laugh out loud as Bubba makes you think about different […]

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P1285/P1299 Ford Cooling Strategy

March 16, 2017 in AVI InsiderTech Videos

As technicians we see customers that drive their vehicles into our shops hot as a firecracker. Ford has a strategy to help prevent drivers from destroying their vehicle’s engine due to overheating called “Ford Failsafe Cooling System Strategy”. In this tech tip, Ron Bilyeu will demonstrate how to address the overheating codes P1285 and P1299, […]

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February 15, 2017 in Industry NewsTech Videos

Technicians can learn what equipment and techniques are needed to service vehicles with R-1234yf  A/C systems MORRIS PLAINS, N.J., February 15, 2017 – Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that it will sponsor “R-1234yf Training: Understanding the Next Generation Mobile A/C Refrigerant,” a training program series for automotive professionals focused on the safe handling and proper […]

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The “Ever Since You” Customer

February 3, 2017 in AVI InsiderTech Videos

There are not many things more frustrating than running a scan tool through a vehicles PCM and coming up with DTC’s that, at first glance, have absolutely nothing to do with the customer complaints. There is also the infamous “ever since you” complaint, where a different problem springs up after fixing the original complaint.

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