Automotive Technician Survey Article: Picture of bearded mechanic with safety googles on and wearing coveralls and holding large wrench.

Automotive Technician Survey Article

Everyone in the Automotive Industry knows Technicians are hard to come by.  For people outside the industry who may not know, it is a...
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Building the Ideal Mechanics Shop

Mechanics have a serious need for the right tools and equipment to get their jobs done. It takes serious power to work on cars...
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Cummins ISB Engine Code EGR Valve

This EGR Valve fault code popped up and it caused a slight hesitation on acceleration which would make sense if the valve is open...
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Main Bearings DT Diesel Engine in a School Bus

This step involves replacing and torquing down the main bearings on a DT MaxxForce diesel engine. The main reason for replacing the bearings is...
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MaxxForce DT Removing Pistons and Liners

Our In Frame has begun and #6 piston and liner has shown the damage caused by coolant contamination in the oil. If left too...
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DT Diesel Engine InFrame Parts Inspection

This is an important step with any rebuild. Cleaning and inspection must be carried out with care so nothing gets missed. The cylinder head...

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