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Caddy Liftgate

Some owners of 2010 Cadillac SRX vehicles may complain about an inoperative power liftgate. During diagnosis, you may find DTC B153A set in the power liftgate control module.

DTC B0081 Diagnosis

This bulletin applies to 2009-2013 Chevy Avalanche, Silverado, Suburban and Tahoe and GMC Sierra and Yukon models. DTC B0081 can be set in the SDM (sensing diagnostic module) and PPS (passenger presence system).

Don’t Smoke the Turbo

This bulletin applies to all Volkswagen vehicles that are equipped with a turbocharger suspected with a boost leak.

Hard Pedal After Cold Soak

Some 2011 Ford Expedition and Navigator vehicles may exhibit an intermittent hard brake pedal feel or firmness after an extended cold soak. A new calibration is available that will improve this concern.


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King Promoted to Stant Senior VP of Global Sales

Tim King has been promoted to senior vice president of global sales for Stant Corp., reports Gary Masse, CEO.

Maine Bills Threaten to Dismantle Safety Inspection Program

The Automotive Service Association (ASA) reports Maine House Bill (HB) 439 and HB 567 propose to weaken or eliminate Maine’s safety inspection program.

Hofmann Megaplan is Purchased by Integrated Supply Network

Integrated Supply Network in Lakeland, Fla., has purchased European tire and wheel service company Hofmann Megaplan.

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