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How to Use a Technical Service Bulletin
To ensure your safety and the safety of those on the road around you, stay up-to-date on current or potential problems with your vehicle. One way to stay informed is through the...
How to Use a Technical Service Bulletin (TSB) to Diagnose and Repair a Car
Automotive technician jobs use Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) to diagnose car problems. TSBs are checked before repairs are made by a mechanic.
Why to Always Check Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) Before Repairing a Car
Automotive technician jobs require investigating car issues. Technical service bulletins (TSBs) are checked before repairs are made by a mechanic.

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A/c not working
There is a technical service bulletin that may pertain to your Toyota Camry T-SB-0205-12. This calls for replacement of the car's cooling fans and a reprogram of the engine computer. The fans may not come on sometimes and make the...
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I got a warning that said hybrid safety warning do not drive
Hybrid vehicles are quite complicated, and by nature, their control computers are also both complicated and somewhat intelligent. If your vehicle suggests to not drive it, it's probably for a very good reason. The symptom you described can be...
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P0101 Still shows after MAF replacement.
You are correct, there is a TSB to reprogram the ECU for the symptoms you describe. The reprogramming should take care of your concern of the P0101 code. You will need to go to a Nissan dealer to have the...
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I have been trying to verify a tsb has been done on this car but the dealership is a hour away.
Your TSB is a product update and any Honda dealer should be able to verify if your vehicle had it performed by using your VIN. You should be able to contact Honda USA in order to find out or at...
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My car wont start it says something about the shifter and just clicks
There is a technical bulletin out for your 2015 Dodge Charger to reprogram the transmission control module to address this problem specifically. If you can't get it to crank, you will need to have the vehicle towed to the dealer....
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every week or so my car will crank and when I put it into drive or reverse it will shut off and crank right back t
There is a technical bulletin out for your 1999 Tahoe put out by Chevrolet. It's number 00-07-30-006, 87-71-63, calling for the reprogramming of the transmission/engine program. You will need to have the dealer reprogram the vehicle for you. Before you...
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Where could I find a TSB for my 2005 mustang GT regarding my Throttle body or Throttle Position Sensor?
I went through all the technical bulletins and recalls and did not find anything for reprogramming your computer or repairs to the TPS or throttle body. The ones that you are not finding may not be the right ones. I...
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1.69 amp parasitic draw, previous owner had hitch. Everything stock
The best way to find the draw is to pull fuses out one at a time. This isolates which circuit needs to be diagnosed. You may have a module (computer) that is not going to sleep. I found a technical...
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Reliability and the four wheel drive system - 2016 Subaru Forester
Hello. I will be glad to help you relative to your question about the reliability of the 2016 Forester. "Reliability" data on all vehicles is available from at least two very significant and authoritative sources. The first is the NHTSA...
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Slow/no acceleration...High RPMs...No engine light
I do see that there are a couple of different Technical Service Bulletin's (TSB's) that may be associated with your 2007 Dodge Charger. I would first contact the dealership to verify whether or not the issue would be covered. This...
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When driving the car it feels like it's gone into a higher gear.
Hello, thanks for writing in. Is your Check Engine Light illuminated? Your description sounds like your transmission may be in "limp mode" which is usually 2nd gear in many transmissions. It is also possible that the sensation you are getting...
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In my i10 the EPS is not sowing (switching ON)
Hello. There are known problems with the software in the electronic power-assist steering system for 2012 models. There is a technical service bulletin (322996) which instructs dealer service to update the software in vehicles with EPS problems. I would recommend...
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Steering wheel Issues - 2001 Hyundai Elantra
This problem is most likely caused by worn strut bearings. This component supports the weight of the vehicle at each front wheel, but also has to allowing turning of the wheels. When worn, the bearings tend to make noises when...
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Cam phaser symptoms? 2006 Ford F-150
Noise and/or failure of the variable cam timing phasers is a well known issue on the 5.4L V-8. In 2006, Ford issued a technical service bulletin, denoted TSB 06-19-8, to explain the service and repair procedures to deal with the...
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My dashboard instrument panel stopped working all of a sudden
Instrument panel failures were a problem with this model, largely caused by water leaks in the windshield/cowl area that found their way to the instrument cluster (Technical Service Bulletin 383318). There was even an informal customer satisfaction program early in...
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Vibration on startup - 2004 Nissan Sentra
A lengthy Technical Service Bulletin (TSB) dealing with this issue was published by Nissan in 2006. The TSB outlines a repair procedure for the fuel pump that resolves a known issue with fuel leaking back into the tank instead of...
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Issue with my car stalling - 2003 Chevrolet Malibu
Hello, thanks for writing in. Replacing the battery reset the diagnostic code retention, so if a problem code for catalytic converter failure is present, that is a persistent problem, and requires attention. The sluggish performance you mentions, and your advanced...
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2016 Honda Accord service B1 -36
Hello - according to Honda, the "A-36" msg indicates your vehicle needs transmission fluid replacement (3) and differential fluid replacement (6). It is safe to drive your vehicle until this service appointment.
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OD2 scanner read trouble code P0101
Your computer may not be able to correctly interpret the data from the mass airflow sensor on your engine causing the P0101 code to keep returning. The manufacturer has a Technical Service Bulletin that came out January 30th of 2015....

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