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  • 7 Worst Ford Focus Years To Avoid

    If you’re looking for a solid compact car with an affordable budget, slick design, and smooth experience, Ford Focus is one of the best contenders to go for. While Ford Focus is an exceptional line produced by Ford Motor Company, there are certain model years that should be avoided if you’re about to get you’re […]

  • How to Diagnose a Throttle Position Sensor

    What is a Throttle Position Sensor? The Throttle Position Sensor (TPS) tells your car’s computer how far you are pressing the gas pedal. The car’s throttle is an opening to the engine that opens or closes based on how much air the engine needs. The more you step on the gas pedal, the more air […]

  • The Top 14 Tools for a Beginner Mechanic

    I still remember the first time I walked into the shop as a brand new mechanic. I was 17, and I held a small tool box with only a few wrenches to my name. Today, I can perform most automotive repairs with the tools I’ve accumulated over the past decade. Here’s a list of must […]

  • How to Back-Probe a Sensor

    Why is back-probing a sensor important? Back-probing allows us to see how a sensor operates in real-time. In other words, it give’s “eyes” to see a sensor’s behavior as it tries to carry out it’s job. You’ll need a multimeter to carry out this test. So how do I back-probe a sensor? Connectors are exactly […]

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