Although the CARQUEST Technical Institute (CTI) did not relocate far from its original location, its new Raleigh, NC facility is three times larger and infinitely more accessible for those seeking training.
Automotive technology has advanced at such an accelerated rate that training has become the purview and prerogative of the repair shop. Take a look at what these Top Shops are doing to keep up to date.
The November 2015 edition of The Trainer begins with understanding some basic rules on how electrons act, what causes them to act the way they do, and a few basic testing methods that allow you to quickly see what rule is being broken.
Adayana Industry Group is updating its 70+-course automotive technical library assets that have served thousands of industry technicians, with over 1,000,000 course completions to date, for over 10 years.
MOTOSHOP Technology Tools. launched a contest for commercial garages and repair shops that will award one grand prize winner up to $10,000 in new technology equipment and services to provide a shop technology makeover.
Universal Technical Institute (NYSE: UTI) and Roush Yates Engines are partnering to develop a new Computerized Numerical Controls (CNC) program and to enhance UTI's specialized Power and Performance courses.
Of course resetting adaptations is critical on near all transmissions these days. On some earlier Toyota and Lexus vehicles, when this option is provided, initializing other vehicle operations will be required.
Federal-Mogul Motorparts, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation, is the recipient of the 2015 National Catalog Managers Association (NCMA) President’s Gold Award for Catalog Excellence for its popular, free “Garage Gurus” (formerly “SmartChoice Mobile”) app for automotive service providers.
This article is a discussion of a vehicle operating “impaired” due to an excessive amount of alcohol in the fuel system of the vehicle. With the blended gasolines commercially available to the consumer, what type of vehicle do you think would be most affected by excessive alcohol, a flex fuel vehicle or a non-flex fuel vehicle?
During an overhaul of a U140E transmission, it was determined that the original valve body needed replacement. After installation the vehicle had no reverse engagement unless the selector lever was moved around.
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