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Instructions for removing the 7-speed direct-shift gearbox 0AM with dry double clutch

Instructions for removing the 7-speed direct-shift gearbox 0AM with dry double clutch

January
28
2019

Failure of the idler roller

Failure of the idler roller from CT 1079 K1 due to overheating (Opel, Renault, Saab engines 3.0 DTI V6 )

January
22
2019

Avoiding Braking Comebacks

The last thing you want when you’ve performed a straightforward brake job is the customer returning a short while later with a complaint. Yet unfortunately brakes are one of the biggest sources of customer comebacks for many garages. They needn’t be! Because whilst some issues are outside the technicians control, others can be avoided from …

January
14
2019

Sachs: tip bleeding hydraulic clutch actuation system

Preventing malfunctions of the clutch actuation system by bleeding it correctly Even though the electrification of vehicle components is progressing inexorably – the electric power steering system just being one example – especially three components continue to be actuated hydraulically: the brake, the hydraulic or electrohydraulic steering system and the hydraulic clutch actuation system. What …

January
7
2019

MAHLE cabin filter – how it works

This animated video shows exactly why you should replace your cabin filter in regular intervals.

December
21
2018

Wheel End Bearings with ABS functionality

Wheel End Bearings often have impulse wheels which allow sensors to send a signal to the car’s ECU (Electronic Control Unit). The ECU calculates the wheel rotational speed based on this signal.

December
17
2018

How Damper Types Work

How do damper types work.

December
11
2018

Glow Plug Testing

This video explains an easy, fast glow plug function check.

December
7
2018

SACHS recommendation: Replacing defective suspension springs

Chassis springs – together with shock absorbers and spring strut support bearings – fulfill decisive safety and comfort functions. We therefore recommend regularly checking the component and, in the event of corrosion, cracks or breaks, replacing it. Defective springs negatively affect the vehicle handling and road safety: They extend the braking distance because they can …

December
4
2018

Testing keyless entry sensors

Pico’s Ben Martins walks you through the test for the Keyless entry sensor: how to connect, how to use the sensor detector tool and how to analyse the waveform.

November
30
2018