VIDEO: Fuel Pump Replacement On GDI Engines

VIDEO: Fuel Pump Replacement On GDI Engines

Andrew Markel offers several tips to make a GDI fuel pump replacement job easier and safer.

Diagnostic Strategies For Stop/Start Systems

This function of the power management system uses several modules to decide when the engine needs to stop and start.

When trying to resolve a complaint, code or no-start/no-crank condition on a stop/start vehicle, it is essential to know how the system operates. The problem may not have a complicated reason – something simple may cause the stop/start system not to work. 

The greatest obstacle to the advancement of stop/start technology is the driver’s and technician’s lack of trust in and knowledge of the technology. Many older drivers and technicians fear that stopping and starting the engine will cause a shorter life for the battery, starter and engine. But the real fear is that the engine will not start again at a green light. 

CVT Transmission Service

Like any automatic transmission, the condition and level of fluid in a CVT unit will determine the performance.

How Extended Interval Oil Filters Have Improved

Over time, the oil filter can collect enough contaminants to become restricted.

Audi Active Suspension Service

The key to servicing these systems is proper information and understanding precisely how these systems operate.

Power Steering Pull

Every driver has a different threshold for a pull.

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AWD is always engaged and with the ABS brake modulator, can perform like systems with limited-slip differentials.

Testing A/C Or Heater Blower Motor Circuits

The heat eventually burns out the blower motor resistor, and, in many cases, causes the electrical connector to melt.