Hyundai Elantra 2011 with ABS/ESP and EPS.
Symptom and diagnosis.
Ford Falcon BF XR8 5.4L 4 valves per cylinder 2008
The vehicle drove into the workshop running the vehicle was running ok but not smooth, better when cold, than when warm, hesitation when on take off.
The Real Deal on Volkswagen Amarok Service schedules
As the service manual doesn’t clearly state what should be done.
It is to every ones disgust that the service schedule book, that is given to you when you purchase an Amarok, the book has features to fill the Proof of service, great which every book should have, but what they don’t explain in the ‘SERVICE SCHEDULE’ book is what each service needs or includes, like when does the cabin filter get inspected and replaced when does the fuel fuel have to be changed. Read More
Nissan Navara, D40 yd25ddt, DPF Light on. (read the whole story not the fault you think it would be!)
A client of ours had mentioned that the vehicle had poor fuel economy and came in for a service we had check a few items such as fuel pressure and the infamous engine breather this vehicle did not have a catch can. 2 weeks later the vehicles DPF light had come on, this is where that fun started to work out what fault codes where displayed and why this could have happened only 2 weeks after checking faults codes and couldn’t find any reason to use more diesel than normal.
*PROGRAMMING EBCM ON VE COMMODORES
If the electronic brake control module (EBCM) is replaced, the following procedures must be performed:
EBCM Reprogramming, refer to Service Programming System (SPS).
We at P & G just love finding new things and sharing them with the our clients.
Below is the Australian product recalls website, there are a few recalls that are listed as well as the main website to browse.
For cars main page: https://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/952855 Read More
when can i drive?
At least twice a week we are asked if a client can drive the vehicle with no registration to our shop for an inspection, but did you know all the rules that apply to getting a vehicle registered?
We found the RMS website link that allows you to drive your vehicle.
Holden Commodore VE SS V8, Series 1
The alternator light comes on on dash board that warns you that the alternator is not charging, The late model vehicles have ECU controlled, charging circuits and no longer just use the battery for sensing, the alternators are pulse width controlled by the ECU for charge rates from the alternator. When the alternator lights comes on you now have to ask your self is the battery not being charged due to a faulty alternator or is the Engine ECU not sending a signal, or worse both,
Ford Falcon BA XR8 5.4L 4 valves per cylinder 2004
The vehicle drove into the workshop running the vehicle was running ok, but a miss was noticable at idle, the vehicle was then test driven to confirm the customer complaint that it hesistates and misses during takeoff.