Have you looked under the hood of a hybrid vehicle lately? If you have, then you already are familiar with the fact that there no longer is a serpentine-style drive belt to turn the accessories. Perhaps you have seen the advertisements that on some models of hybrid vehicles you can control the climate control system from your smartphone. Things definitely are changing.
Volvo Car Group will use the Geneva Motor Show to reveal its new in-car control system, which is designed around a large tablet-like touch screen that will simplify and enhance the way drivers operate their cars.
The military employs some very talented pilots. The best of these pilots are sent to special schools where they learn the techniques of air-to-air combat. It is the variety of techniques they learn that separates them from the rest. Honing your diagn
Wiring diagrams are like road maps. You wouldn’t take a cross-country trip without consulting a map or a GPS, would you? But many techs will dive blindly into an electrical diagnosis without first consulting the schematic.
First and foremost, the SAE J1930 regulation dictates that if the PCM controls the alternator field, the alternator is supposed to be dubbed a generator, but if it has its own internal regulator, it’s still OK to call it an alternator.
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