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Solved Honda Misfire
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Solved Honda Misfire

Here’s a great tip for anyone working on early OBDII Hondas, trying to resolve a misfire diagnosis, posted by Rudy from Montebello, CA. The issue is that these vehicles are […]

The DVOM Alone May Not Be Sufficient
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The DVOM Alone May Not Be Sufficient

You get a vehicle into the shop with a driveability complaint. As soon you start investigating, you see a hack. You strongly suspect it could be related to the problem. […]

Lost Comm During Reflash, What to Do?
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Lost Comm During Reflash, What to Do?

So, you’re cruising along with a reprogramming job and you lose communication with the vehicle. What’s worse, you haven’t completed the key relearn yet. Now what do you do? Ron […]

Is ECM Really the Culprit?
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Is ECM Really the Culprit?

Here’s a great reminder posted by Mike from Ohio not to jump too quickly to condemn a module. In his case, it was an ECM, which he suspected was the […]

Battery Temperature Too High
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Battery Temperature Too High

Here’s a quick, useful tip from Alexander in Illinois related to a P1492 error code on a Chrysler 300M. Using vehicle data and a logical diagnostic process, he started at […]

Electrical Issues Impact Everything
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Electrical Issues Impact Everything

Usually, when we address electrical issues in our spotlight, it is related to how an electrical problem prevents a vehicle from starting or renders the charging system inoperable. This month’s […]

Spinning Key is More Than it Seems
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Spinning Key is More Than it Seems

Most of the time when we reference a no-start situation, it is in the context of an electrical system problem, such as a defective battery, poor ground connections or other […]

Modified Oil Filter Enables Pressure Testing
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Modified Oil Filter Enables Pressure Testing

This time around, we’re venturing a little further afield from our normal electrical system topics, but we think it is well worth it. Ward from Saskatoon posted a great tip […]