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the 4 c's of automotive repair

The Four C’s Of Automotive Repair

Every repair order should include the four C's. The four C's…
July 16, 2010/by Shadetree Speed Shop
Pass Emisions 5 Gas

How To Get A Car To Pass Emission Testing

A frequent cause of heartache for technicians, and car owners…
July 9, 2010/by Shadetree Speed Shop
Diagnostic Trouble Codes

Check Engine Light – Diagnostic Trouble Codes

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This is a list of Generic trouble…
June 30, 2010/by Shadetree Speed Shop
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Acura Specific Trouble Codes

Acura Trouble Codes 1100-1199
P1106 BARO Sensor Circuit Range/Performance…
June 23, 2010/by Shadetree Speed Shop

Ford Triton Motor Spat A Spark Plug

A sadly common problem we see around here is that the Ford gasoline…
June 21, 2010/by Shadetree Speed Shop
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Audi Specific Trouble Codes

Audi Trouble Codes - Quick Reference
1100-1199 - 1200-1299 -…
June 20, 2010/by Shadetree Speed Shop
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BMW

BMW Trouble Codes 1000-1099
P1083 Fuel Control Mixture Lean…
June 19, 2010/by Shadetree Speed Shop
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Dodge – Chrysler – Jeep Specific Trouble Codes

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P1192 Inlet Air Temp. Circuit Low
P1193 Inlet Air…
June 18, 2010/by Shadetree Speed Shop
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Honda Specific Trouble Codes

Honda Trouble Codes 1100-1199
P1106 Barometric Pressure Circuit…
June 17, 2010/by Shadetree Speed Shop
Remove Tie Rods

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I've seen and tried lots of ways to get a tie rod end out of…
June 16, 2010/by Shadetree Speed Shop
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Hyundai Specific Trouble Codes

Hyundai Trouble Codes 1100-1199
P1100 Manifold Absolute Pressure…
June 16, 2010/by Shadetree Speed Shop

Bent Rim

This customer came into the shop for a noise. The noise was caused…
June 16, 2010/by Shadetree Speed Shop
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Infiniti Specific Trouble Codes

Infinity Trouble Codes 1100-1199
P1105 MAP/BARO Switch Solenoid…
June 15, 2010/by Shadetree Speed Shop
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Isuzu Specific Trouble Codes

Isuzu Trouble Codes 1100-1199
P1106 MAP Circuit Intermittent…
June 14, 2010/by Shadetree Speed Shop
Dismantle Struts

Struts Made Easy

I do own a spring compressor for disassembling and reassembling…
June 14, 2010/by Shadetree Speed Shop
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Jaguar

Jaguar Trouble Codes 1100-1199
P1100 MAF Sensor Intermittent/…
June 13, 2010/by Shadetree Speed Shop
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Kia Specific Trouble Codes

Kia Trouble Codes 1100-1199
P1115 Engine Coolant Temperature…
June 12, 2010/by Shadetree Speed Shop
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Land Rover

Land Rover uses bank A and B rather than Bank 1 and 2. U is the…
June 11, 2010/by Shadetree Speed Shop
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Lexus Specific Trouble Codes

Lexus Trouble Codes 1100-1199
P1100 BARO Sensor Circuit Malfunction
P1120…
June 10, 2010/by Shadetree Speed Shop
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Mazda Specific Codes

Mazda Trouble Codes 1000-1099
P1000 OBD II Monitor Testing…
June 9, 2010/by Shadetree Speed Shop