In today’s world of automotive repair we’re faced with dealing with a broad range of different types of systems in modern day vehicles that reach our service bays.
This bulletin applies to 2007-2018 Mazda CX-9 models. Some customers may report a slight clunk/bang/buzz noise or jolt from the front of the vehicle.
This bulletin applies to 2013 Dodge Charger SRT models, built on or before Nov. 28, 2012, and equipped with a 5-speed automatic transmission W5A580. The customer may note that the launch control feature is missing.
This bulletin applies to 2010-2014 Subaru Legacy and Outback models. In response to isolated reports of cracked or broken ABS wheel speed sensor harness retaining clips caused by reaction with acids used in some wheel cleaners, the clip material has been changed to polypropylene (PPC).
Owners of 2009-2017 GMC Acadia vehicles may comment that under hard acceleration at higher speeds, the traction control light will flash, or they may visit your shop for ABS or general handling/braking concerns. This may be caused by tires installed that do not meet the same tread wear, traction or temperature ratings.
This bulletin applies to 2013-2018 Chevy Cruze vehicles. This bulletin is intended to produce direction and examples when diagnosing multiple DTCs, one of which includes U****Byte 71 DTC. Any control module may set this DTC for one of its inputs and data that is shared across the communication buss for other modules to do their respective functions.
This bulletin applies to 2012 Nissan Juke vehicles. When diagnosing for DTC C1130 (engine signal), ECM related DTCs must be diagnosed, repaired and DTCs erased first.
This bulletin applies to 2010 Volkswagen Passat vehicles equipped with the ESP braking system. In some cases, the ESP function test may not end on its own, creating a 01486 fault code in the ABS.
This bulletin applies to 2007 and later Mitsubishi Outlander vehicles where the ABS light flashes after ASC ECU replacement.
Some owners of 2004-2011 Mazda RX-8 vehicles may complain about a clunk, bang or jolt felt from the front of the vehicle when the vehicle first moves forward after starting the engine.
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