Tech Tips

Waveform Sensor Simulator [Tech Tip]

June 1, 2020

Tech Tip: Waveform Sensor Simulator Presented by: Ron Bilyeu LBT-390 Ignition System Testing AVI instructor Ron Bilyeu delivers an updated course on ignition system testing using a labscope. Ron shows primary testing methods, then using a secondary ignition wand, he shows you how analyze secondary waveforms for pinpoint accurate ignition diagnostics. Course Objectives: Upon completion […]

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Component & Signature Testing [Tech Tip]

Tech Tip: Component & Signature Testing Presented by: Ron Bilyeu LBT-390 Ignition System Testing AVI instructor Ron Bilyeu delivers an updated course on ignition system testing using a labscope. Ron shows primary testing methods, then using a secondary ignition wand, he shows you how analyze secondary waveforms for pinpoint accurate ignition diagnostics. Course Objectives: Upon […]

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Management Tip: What Are Today’s Employees Looking For?

May 1, 2020

What are the expectations of today’s employees? They are looking for a boss who is approachable, honest, trustworthy, personable, and has a positive attitude. They also want someone who is organized, knows how to lead and direct a team, and is contributing. Remember- a leader’s job is not to do the job, but to create the environment […]

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Honda Application

April 30, 2020

Tech Tip: Honda VCM Variable Cylinder Management Presented by: Ron Bilyeu LBT-361 European & Asian Cylinder Management Like it or not, turning cylinders off and on for fuel economy is here to stay. Instructor Ron Bilyeu explains how import cars handle this technology differently than most domestics. He also points out the differences in cylinder […]

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Mitsubishi and VW [Tech Tip]

Tech Tip: Mitsubishi & VW Presented by: Ron Bilyeu LBT-361 European & Asian Cylinder Management Like it or not, turning cylinders off and on for fuel economy is here to stay. Instructor Ron Bilyeu explains how import cars handle this technology differently than most domestics. He also points out the differences in cylinder management among […]

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Scan Tool Tips: Law of Electricity [Tech Tip]

February 27, 2020

  This Tech Tip is a lesson clip from LBT-362 Domestic Cylinder Management.  

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Disable AFM for a No Head Removal [Tech Tip]

  This Tech Tip is a lesson clip from LBT-362 Domestic Cylinder Management.  

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Misleading Economic Drive [Tech Tip]

  This Tech Tip is a lesson clip from LBT-362 Domestic Cylinder Management.  

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Bosch EcoDiesel: Fuel Return Connectors [Tech Tip]

February 25, 2020

  This Tech Tip is a lesson clip from LBT-380 Bosch Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) 3.0L V6 EcoDiesel.  

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Bosch EcoDiesel: Priming Fuel System [Tech Tip]

  This Tech Tip is a lesson clip from LBT-380 Bosch Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) 3.0L V6 EcoDiesel.  

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Bosch EcoDiesel: Voltage Drop Testing [Tech Tip]

  This Tech Tip is a lesson clip from LBT-380 Bosch Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) 3.0L V6 EcoDiesel.  

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Short Review of Diesel Engine Mechanicals Tech Tip

December 5, 2019

Instructor Tony Salas points out the general areas you need to know regarding diesel engine basics in preparation for ASE-T2 testing.

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Air Suspension For Tandem Axles Tech Tip

This tip from ASE-T5 Test Prep deals with the causes of air suspension issues, specifically deflation issues. Different air loss issues such all deflation, one side deflation and deflation when parked are addressed.

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Service Systems – Common Causes for Pneumatic Imbalance Tech Tip

In this tip from the ASE-T4 Test Prep course, instructor Jim Wilson several possible causes for pneumatic imbalance in diesel air braking systems. This video will become your check list when dealing with pneumatic imbalance issues.

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Why High Pressure Pumps Fail: Quantity VS Pressure Tech Tip

Bosch instructor Karl Schneider points out several key areas that can cause failure in high pressure fuel pumps. You’ll pick up some valuable “fuel for thought!”

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How to Program Ford Keys

November 8, 2019

How to Program Ford Keys To start reprogramming Ford Keys the technician needs to Initiate Prox Learning procedures through FDRS. Once you launch FDRS, the program needs to identify the programmer device. In this case study , AVI is using an EZ-Flasher 3. The EZ-Flasher – A device that programs ECU’s & Immobilizer ICU’s for […]

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