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Kia Tech Tip: AWD System Hydraulic Actuator Replacement

This bulletin provides the procedure for replacement of the hydraulic actuator of some AWD Kias.

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Driveline Tech Tip: Clunk or Knock

The slip yoke could be the cause of that driveline clunk or bump.

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Mini Cooper Tech Tip: False ‘Service Due’ Message For Brake Pad Thickness

A brake pad thickness warning message is displayed even if the pads are above specifications. What’s next?

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Honda Tech Tip: Low Tire Pressure And TPMS Indicator On After Recent Tire Replacement

The Honda CR-V uses an indirect TPMS system that uses the rolling circumference of the tire to determine the pressure in the tire.

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Kia Tech Tip: AWD System Hydraulic Actuator Replacement

This bulletin provides the procedure for replacement of the hydraulic actuator of some All-Wheel Drive (AWD)-equipped 2011-2016 Sportage trucks and AWD-equipped 2011-2015 Sorento models.

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Ford Tech Tip: Rear Driveshaft Slip Or Bump

Some 2009-2012 F-150 vehicles equipped with a two-piece driveshaft only and built on or before 7/30/2012 may exhibit a rear driveshaft slip/bump concern on light to moderate acceleration from a stop or when coming to a stop with light braking.

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Mazda Tech Tip: Air Conditioning Musty / Mildew Odor

A musty odor may come from the vents when the A/C system is operating. It is most noticeable when the A/C is first turned on.

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Tech Tip: Intensive Wheel Hub Cleaning Process

Recently, we had a Jeep Grand Cherokee in our shop for a brake job. Upon removing the rotor, we found one of the rustiest wheel hubs we have ever seen.

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Dodge Tech Tip: Toe Adjustment With Welded Drag Link

This bulletin involves an updated procedure on how to adjust the toe on a vehicle after it has undergone the V06 recall.

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MINI Tech Tip: Engine Vibrations Or Noise

A customer complains of engine vibrations and noise. What is the culprit?