There are two main types of Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems that let your vehicle know when a tire is underinflated: Direct TPMS and Indirect TPMS.
It seems that everyone is looking to blame someone else for their particular circumstances. This can be a wide array of things, especially in the automotive repair industry, and it can be on both sides of the service advisor counter. Some things the vehicle owner...
Anti-lock braking systems (ABS) are electro-hydraulic systems designed to prevent the vehicle from spinning out of control during times when maximum brake pedal pressure is required.
Ranken Technical College in St. Louis, MO, has been a leader in automotive training since 1907 when it was founded to educate, train, and prepare students for employment and advancement in several technical fields.
The Preventative Maintenance Inspection (PMI) provides another opportunity for increased sales and lets your customers know that you have inspected their vehicle and provided them with the information they need to keep their vehicles safe and dependable. The hardest part of initiating a PMI is getting everyone on board.
The Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (ECTC) campus is an outstanding automotive program that is helping to supply the unquenchable need for industry talent.
Interesting video that provides some great diagnostics for the charging system.
To ensure you stay safe and alive, never perform work on a running vehicle, especially near any moving parts, such as belts, fans, or the wheels.
Before a late-model vehicle’s engine oil change, a technician may notice that the engine oil has a yellow-green or orange tint that could be mistaken for crankcase contamination.
Do you have a Chevy Cruze that’s unexpectedly broken a flywheel or crank pulley bolt? This is a failure that might be somewhat confusing unless you have this information.
Podcast Episode #44 with Jaxen Stewart – Winning the 2018 Automotive Technology Outstanding Student Award
Technician.Academy has released its 44th podcast episode with the 2018 Automotive Technology Outstanding Student award recipient, Jaxen Stewart.
Joe Martino, the winner of Technician.Academy’s 2018 Respect is Learned© In The Pits contest, worked alongside the Randy Meyer Racing pit crew at the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals in Indianapolis, IN, over the Labor Day weekend.
Technician.Academy is celebrating two years of delivering automotive training to the technicians of today and tomorrow.
Technician.Academy has released its 43rd podcast episode with Chris Chesney of CARQUEST Technical Institute.
Technician.Academy has released its 42nd podcast episode with automotive industry expert and Westside Auto Pros shop owner Ron Haugen.
Technician.Academy has released its 41st podcast episode with Top Alcohol driver Megan Meyer of Randy Meyer Racing.