May 2017 Archives - Tomorrows Technician
Wrenching Into Summer: Lakewood Students Take On C3 Corvette Rebuild

While Sunday mornings are usually quiet when school is out for summer, there’s plenty of ruckus at Lakewood High School. With the shop doors open, music playing and tools winding, the students of the West Shore Career Technical Education District auto technology program are hard at work.

Tech Tips: Direct Fuel Injection Cleaning

Models: 2009-2014 GM Vehicles With Any of the Following Direct-Injected Gasoline Engines 2.0L (RPO LNF) 2.4L (RPO LAF, LEA, or LUK) 2.8L (RPO LAU) 3.0L (RPO LF1 or LFW) 3.6L (RPO LFX or LLT) Some customers may complain of a MIL (malfunction indicator lamp, or check engine light) and engine misfire. In some cases, the

Kia Preventive Maintenance

Kia continues to offer a reliable, affordable vehicle lineup that provides techs and shop owners with plenty of opportunities for maintenance and repair. In the spirit of servicing vehicles that continue to rack up miles through customer satisfaction with the brand, we’re going to focus on some common problems and maintenance items. It’s important to

Undercover: Why Shocks And Struts Fade And Fail

Most shocks and struts today are “gas-pressurized” with nitrogen to minimize fluid foaming when the piston is pumping back and forth.