The alternator produces an AC current that must be converted into DC current by way of a rectifier.
The problem may not have been caused by a complicated reason, something simple may have caused the system not to work.
One researcher is particularly interested in the fate of EV batteries once they reach the end of their automotive lifecycle.
No matter if it is the secondary or primary side of the coil, inspecting the grounds should be one of the first tests.
Follow these steps for proper horizontal alignment of the cruise control module radar sensor.
The symptoms of a failing TIPM can vary depending on the vehicle. Check out your options for this repair.
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You may have seen the stories about plasma or laser ignition systems that promise to give new life to the internal combustion engine. But while these ignition systems have yet to make it to market the latest ignition innovation still uses a coil and spark plug.
Andrew Markel discusses power flow through the electrical system on a vehicle, and how the modules help provide the right amount of power to different components. Sponsored by Valeo.
Doug Kaufman discusses how to diagnose key fob issues, from fixing low signal to learning new fobs after they are lost or failed. Sponsored by Blue Streak.
Doug Kaufman discusses no-start and no-crank issues on vehicles, and the different diagnostic processes and tools you can use to find the problem. Sponsored by Blue Streak.
Doug Kaufman explains the proper diagnostic process for ignition coils in order to avoid swapping parts. Sponsored by Blue Streak.