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derFix November 2018

derFix November 2018

In this issue Keys to Diagnosing Audi Electrical Shorts Evolution of Porsche Oiling Systems Part 2 DoIP Part 2 Dealing With Audi Carbon Buildup An Inside Look at Porsche Transmissions The DVOM and Signatures Out of the Box EVAP with a “Magic Wand”

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Out of the Box  EVAP with a “Magic Wand”

Out of the Box EVAP with a “Magic Wand”

An Evap code and a Check Engine light don’t have to be warnings of doom. You’ll find diagnosis and repair straightforward using a schematic and a little patience.

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The DVOM and Signatures

The DVOM and Signatures

Gone are the days of using a DVOM to check on/off switches and the devices they control. There’s more information than you may think in the digital electronic signatures of today’s advanced on/off devices. Here’s what those numbers actually mean.

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An Inside Look at Porsche Transmissions

An Inside Look at Porsche Transmissions

The manual transmissions used in late-model Porsches are precision devices that provide excellent performance and service life. Here’s what you need to know when overhaul time comes around.

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Dealing With Audi Carbon Buildup

Dealing With Audi Carbon Buildup

Carbon deposits can develop on Audi intake valves. Use your scan tool for diagnosis before jumping into a repair.

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DoIP (Diagnostics over Internet Protocol) Part 2

DoIP (Diagnostics over Internet Protocol) Part 2

Soon the internet will be your best friend and most capable helper in servicing new-generation Volkswagens. So polish up your computer and get ready to buy a subscription from VW or aftermarket suppliers.

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Evolution of Porsche Oiling Systems Part 2

Evolution of Porsche Oiling Systems Part 2

Loss of oil pressure for any reason is the first smell of death. Most equate loss of oil pressure to low oil level, a common cause of low pressure in the history of the ICE.

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Keys to Diagnosing Audi Electrical Shorts

Keys to Diagnosing Audi Electrical Shorts

Electrical consumers working in unison to properly function can put quite a load on the vehicle’s electrical system, which at times can struggle to keep up with the demand.

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How to make the most out of trade shows –

How to make the most out of trade shows –

Courtesy SEMA show 2017 Trade shows are pretty much a way of life in nearly every industry, from consumer electronics to garbage collection. They are intended to be and, in fact, are, a terrific opportunity for manufacturers to reach many customers in a single place in a short period of time. Likewise, it is a […]

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Powerful and scalable: the new ID. Battery system

Powerful and scalable: the new ID. Battery system

Volkswagen wants to make e-mobility attractive for millions of customers. The new battery system, developed for the modular e-drive system, helps to achieve this – with scalable ranges between 330 and more than 550 kilometers.

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