Jeep Hatch Opens When Shifted to Reverse

Jeep Hatch Opens When Shifted to Reverse

Vehicle: 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee, 4WD, V6 3.6L, Automatic Transmission Mileage: 26,990 Problem: With a scan tool, the technician checked activation status in the power lift gate module to see if module was receiving a signal when a switch was pressed (handle switch,...
When The A/C Fails

When The A/C Fails

External vs. Internal Compressor Failure When external parts of a vehicle’s air compressor fail, it is actually the best-case scenario. Internal failure usually creates havoc throughout the entire air conditioning system. With the internal parts coming apart and...
What is Causing that Smell in my Car?

What is Causing that Smell in my Car?

What could cause that burning smell in my car? Oil could be oozing onto a hot part of the engine or exhaust system. It also could come from overheated brake pads and/or rotors—due either to aggressive braking, pads that don’t retract when you release the brake...
Battery Service and Testing

Battery Service and Testing

Today’s automobile batteries are the power source that collects and stores the electricity a vehicle needs to operate reliably. Automobile batteries consist of a plastic casing filled with sulfuric acid, electrolyte and lead plates that are capable of lasting...