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Porsche Brakes: Lessons Learned from the Race Track

Porsche Brakes: Lessons Learned from the Race Track

Superior braking is one of the features that, in the earlier years, helped to earn Porsche’s reputation of being a “giant killer” at the race track.

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CAN Analysis With a J2534 Application

CAN Analysis With a J2534 Application

Ockham’s razor: This principle can be interpreted as stating, “Among competing hypotheses, the one with the fewest assumptions should be selected.”

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Aftermath: Getting Those VW Frame Dimensions Exactly Right

Aftermath: Getting Those VW Frame Dimensions Exactly Right

You can only do this with the proper information and the best fixtures and equipment.

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Understanding Porsche 9A1 Oiling Systems

Understanding Porsche 9A1 Oiling Systems

The 9A1 architecture is the current engine Porsche uses in their Cayman/991/GT3 & 4 platforms. It encompasses many models but generally refers to model years 2009 through the current 2018 models, although designations now also include the 9A2.

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Audi Crankcase Ventilation and Secondary Air Injection

Audi Crankcase Ventilation and Secondary Air Injection

Vehicle emissions control devices have been in use for more than half a century. The crankcase ventilation system was one of the first emissions systems used on cars.

August 2018 | Reply Read More
derFix June 2018

derFix June 2018

In this issue: VW 01M Speed Sensors; Audi Climate Control Systems; Understanding Porsche Brakes; DoIP, Part 1; VW City Golf 2.0L BEV Engine Mysteries; Audi Fuel Systems; VW Golf Trunk Floor Replacement

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Volkswagen Golf Trunk Floor Replacement

Volkswagen Golf Trunk Floor Replacement

The sectioning and replacement procedures for the trunk floor of a 2015 and newer Golf differ from those for prior year models. The new procedures take into account Volkswagen design changes that improve trunk floor reinforcement and corrosion protection. Here you’ll find our tips extracted from the factory-approved repair procedures.

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Audi Fuel Systems

Audi Fuel Systems

With increasing fuel economy standards, modern Audis include technologies to increase fuel efficiency and power. This begins with the fuel supply system, as it directly affects vehicle driving dynamics and efficiency.

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DoIP, Part 01 (Diagnostics over Internet Protocol)

DoIP, Part 01 (Diagnostics over Internet Protocol)

Diagnostics over Internet Protocol (DoIP) is a new high speed diagnostic/data transfer standard for modern automotive applications.

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Understanding Porsche Brakes

Understanding Porsche Brakes

The lightweight feature of the vehicles only made the huge braking systems more effective for the so-called “giant killer” known simply as the “356.”

June 2018 | Reply Read More
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