Technical Topics

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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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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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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Bosch Quick Strike EVAP System Diagnostics

March 15, 2018

Bosch Quick Strike EVAP System Diagnostics The most common evaporative emissions fault codes relate to leaks in the fuel vapor system, which means checking for leaks is a critical diagnostic process. Unfortunately, not all vehicles use the same EVAP system, which complicates the leak checking process. The addition of gas capless systems also creates issues […]

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Turbochargers: Turning Wasted Energy Into Power

March 14, 2018

Turbochargers: Turning Wasted Energy Into Power LIVE FEBRUARY  28 @ 4:00 PM EST – In this program “Turbochargers: Turning Wasted Energy Into Power”, instructor Ron Bilyeu takes you from A to Z regarding turbochargers and their role in todays’ motor vehicles. Diagnosing turbocharging issues can be time consuming for the technician and expensive for the customer if […]

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What You Need To Know About Lean P-Code Conditions

March 8, 2018

Lean P-Code Conditions This class, taught by Ron Bilyeu, covers some of the most popular Diagnostic Trouble Codes that technicians face every day, P0174 and P0171 Lean P-Code Conditions.  The issue is there is such a variety of problems that can cause the engine management computer to increase fuel trim adaptation.  Once the Fuel Trims get too […]

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Labscope Diagnostics Version 3.0

March 4, 2018

AVI instructor Bill Fulton updates his labscope diagnostic strategies with new case studies focusing on compression waveforms. Even those technicians who have been using their labscopes for years will acquire new tips and techniques for quicker and more accurate engine diagnostics. Course Objectives: Compression & Vacuum Testing Using Waveform Analysis Using Exhaust Pulse Waveforms For […]

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Delphi Training Series: Diesel Injector Do’s & Don’ts

March 1, 2018

In this program, we’ll go over what you need to know to stay up to date with diesel injector diagnostic & replacement tips for light duty and heavy duty trucks. Topics Covered: Common Rail Technology 101 Injector types including UEI, HUEI, Solenoid Type, and Piezo Common Diesel Injector Failures Contamination, lubrication and leakage Injector Replacement […]

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Cummins 5.9L and 6.7L Issues & Review Of Operations

March 28, 2017

AVI brings you another great training program, the Cummins 5.9L and 6.7L Issues and Review Of Operations. Tony Salas director of training for Association of Diesel Specialists will inform you about the EGR system of the Cummins 5.9L and 6.7Lalong with the close crank case ventilation system, the after treatment system, the emission control system […]

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