Some 2013-2015 Ford Escape vehicles equipped with a 1.6L gasoline turbocharged direct injection (GTDI) engine and built on or before March 13, 2015, may exhibit an engine fault service now message in the instrument cluster.
Some 2011-2016 Ford F-Super Duty trucks equipped with a 6.7L engine may exhibit a loss of power due to snow packing in or around the engine air cleaner when operated in extreme snow conditions or when equipped with a snowplow.
The latest report from the TechForce Foundation confirms what tire dealers and others in the automotive industry know too well — the demand for and shortage of technicians has gotten significantly worse in the last year. In fact, it nearly doubled.
General Motors (GM) said it will install up to 40,000 electric vehicle chargers across North America as part of a plan to put nearly $750 million into charging infrastructure that will help attract drivers to its electrified models.
For an engine to run most efficiently and supply the catalytic converter with the proper gasses, it can convert to non-harmful emissions, the engine’s air-fuel ratio must run as close to the proper stoichiometric ratio as possible.
On some 2016 Buick Cascada and 2012-2017 Verano vehicles, the accelerator pedal can break at the stalk just below the housing due to the driver entering or exiting the vehicle with their foot resting on the pedal.