LBT-270 Parasitic Current Draw with Dave Hobbs


Course ID LBT-270
195 Minutes of Video
Unlimited Course Access
Online Manual
Practice Test
Certificate of Completion


Online or DVD Clear



In this video, 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 diagnosis process, step by step and in order to make sure you have confirmed the customer complaint all the way to verifying the repair.

Learn how to use various meters and switches, understand their application and function with clear and precise instructions. Make sense of Amps, volts and ohms while learning to convert them into smaller values like milliamps and millivolts; making the diagnosis process more accurate and precise. Most importantly, learn how to diagnose a vehicle right the first time avoiding costly mistakes and time melting road blocks.

In this video:
•    Understanding meter usage
•    Understanding meter functionality
•    Battery drain diagnosis preparation
•    How to catch the complaint in the act
•    Shorts, opens and high resistance circuits
•    Understanding electricity flow
•    Diagnosis road blocks
•    Comparing DTCs to drain characteristics
•    On site diagnosis and repair

Course Objectives:

  • Understanding meter usage by the technician
  • Describe common meter functionality
  • List vehicle battery drain diagnosis preparation procedures
  • Solve the complaint in the act
  • Categorize shorts, opens, and high resistance circuits
  • State electrical flow
  • Define diagnostic road blocks
  • Explain how to cpmpare DTCs to drain characteristics
  • Understand on-site diagnosis and repair of parasitic draws

Additional information

Weight 2 lbs
Dimensions 10 x 3 x 12 in
Online or DVD

OnDemand, DVD, Both


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