Case Studies

Tim Jones - 2007 VW Passat Misfire


Stay on the edge of your seat for this exciting mechanical misfire diagnosis!

Brandon Steckler - 2000 Avalon VVT Issue


Brandon walks us through his diagnostic approach in solving this Variable Valve timing Gremlin!

John Rogers - 2005 Ford F-150 5.4L VVT issue


John Rogers shows us a down and dirty method for diagnosing a common valve timing issue on a Ford 5.4L 3v Engine

Justin Miller - 2015 Nissan Versa "Transmission" issue


Justin explains in this case study how accuracy in diagnosis trumps the assumption of a pattern failure. 

Michael Nicholson - 2005 Hyundai XG350 Crank-No start


Michael explains his interesting experience with a problem-child Hyundai No start condition.

Justin Miller - 04 Ford F-150 Misfire Diagnosis


Justin Shares an interesting, yet routine issue that can arise in your shop.