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Denso: Lean Vs Rich O2 Sensor

Oxygen sensors monitor the air fuel mixture under idle, moderate acceleration and cruise conditions. Oxygen sensors have a small range of limits in detecting and adjusting the difference from an optimum air/fuel ratio. A lean mixture can result in poor vehicle performance and even damage your engine. A rich mixture can result in unburnt fuel …

June
11
2021

Micro Hybrid & Hybrid Vehicles Explained by Yuasa

Background As a result of current increasing global warming issues, the environmental pressures on vehicle manufacturers to reduce their vehicle exhaust Carbon Dioxide (CO2) emissions and improve fuel economy has now been reinforced with EU Legislation. This new EU legislation on emissions targets passed in 2009 commits vehicle manufacturers to cut the average CO2 emissions from …

June
8
2021

Delphi: ADAS Radar calibration (Type 1) using Delphi Technologies DS diagnostics

In this video we will calibrate a type 1 radar (visible radar), using the Delphi Technologies DS software and the CRC-150 equipment.

June
4
2021

NGK: Relation of clogged DPF / EGR valve and defective glow Plugs

The September 2009 emissions standard EURO 5 covers diesel cars sold from January 2011 on, and the glow system begins to play an even more relevant role, crossing its strategies with several different engine systems

June
1
2021

Dayco: Timing Belt

Dayco Timing Belt

May
28
2021

LuK: Nissan Navara 2.5 DDTI Clutch Replacement

Alistair Mason replaces the clutch and dual mass flywheel (DMF) on a Nissan Navara 2.5 DDTI, which had covered more than 103,000 miles. Following complaints of the clutch ‘slipping’, his assessment confirmed the cause, and a clutch and DMF replacement was advised. The workshop information and a scheduled time of just over three-and-a-half hours were …

May
25
2021

Delphi: Diagnosing 3 Phase Brushless DC Electric Fuel Pumps

In this video, senior Delphi Technologies trainer Dave Hobbs introduces a new type of fuel pump you may have encountered in vehicles made after 2011: 3-phase brushless DC fuel pumps. They’re gaining popularity, but they’re a little different than the fuel pumps you may be used to. We’ll show you how they work and how …

May
21
2021

Stay Topped Up: A Look at AdBlue® with febi

The Euro 6 emission standards introduced in September 2014 require that oxides of nitrogen (NOx) emissions be cut by more than 50% when compared to previous levels. This is intended to decrease the pollutants released by diesel exhaust gases and to diminish their environmental impact. As a result, a growing number of vehicle manufacturers are …

May
18
2021

Tie Rod Replacement from ZF

Broken outer or inner tie rod? Look for theses symptoms and read what to do when a tie rod replacement is due.   If you feel a bump in the steering when driving over road bumps or curbs, this might be due to worn tie rod ends or inner tie rods. Clicking noises during sudden …

May
11
2021

Moog: Why does my car vibrate when I drive?

It’s normal for your car to vibrate slightly when you’re driving thanks to the rotation of the crankshaft, transmission gears and other moving parts in your engine. But, when these gentle vibrations feel more like shaking, it’s time to investigate the reasons why. How to check your car for vibrations The most common reasons for …

May
7
2021