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Top 10 Wheel Bearing Torque Tips

A torque wrench is an essential tool when it comes to installing wheel bearings. Here are the top 10 tips to remember.

Toyota Steering Column “POP” Noise

Follow the repair procedures for a complete fix.

Acura Frozen Starter Causes No Start

Why won’t the engine crank after the vehicle has been exposed to precipitation and then freezing temperatures?

Monitor Water Quality When Servicing Coolant

The harder the water, the more likely the water pump is to develop a leak.

Grinding/Rubbing Noise While Braking At Or Below 10 MPH

Some 2020-2023 Escape hybrid vehicles may exhibit a grinding or rubbing noise while braking at or below 10 mph.

Fuel Tanks and Pumps

The behavior of the fuel wells, pumps & sending units are often misdiagnosed, leading to fuel pumps being replaced.

Transmission Valve Body Replacement Tips

Here are some important things to remember when replacing the transmission valve body.

Cooling System Leak Testing

What replaces the conventional water pump and thermostat is electronic thermostats and electric water pumps. 

Tesla Wheel Bearing Replacements (VIDEO)

Tesla’s need high-quality replacement units to withstand the hefty curb weight. Sponsored by BCA Bearings by NTN.

Hyundai Brake Caliper Fluid Inspection

This procedure can be used to inspect and identify fluid which may appear around the brake caliper area.

Nissan Sonar Sensors

Make sure all sensors are clean, and that no built-up debris surrounds the sensors prior to testing.

Subaru Injector Misfire

Follow the proper diagnostics for any of the DTCs listed using the procedures provided in the applicable service manual.