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10/19/2019 8:00:00 AMBMW-5101-8 / BMW Diesel Technology Topics Covered BMW Diesel Vehicles from 2009 to present The mechanical designs of both generations of the inline six cylinder BMW diesel engines M57 and N57 Mechanical design changes for the four cylinder N47 engine Common Rail Fuel System Components Operation and Diagnostics Low and high pressure delivery fuel heating piezo injectors and system bleeding Glow plug system common failures and repair Operation and diagnosis of air management and EGR Diagnosis and repair of carbon build up in intake system Operation of air charge control and characteristic differences between twin turbo and variable geometry turbo systems Diesel Particulate Filter DPF evaluation diagnosis repair preventative maintenance and pre failure detection Diesel Exhaust Fluid DEF what is it and why do we need it First and second generations of Selective Catalytic Reduction SCR operational principles servicing and troubleshooting 8 hrs, 0 minILT5550 Kearney Mesa Road, San Diego, CA, 92111Eric Sharping
10/19/2019 8:00:00 AMBMW-5214-8 / Mini Powertrain 4 Topics Covered MINI Engines and transmissions from 2007 to present Covering N12 N14 N16 N18 B36 B38 B46 B48 engines in detail Direct injection fuel system design components troubleshooting and updates Turbocharging system operational overview and diagnosis of boost related failures Timing Chain Known failures preventive inspections and corrective repair procedures including special tool setups and parts updates Design and function of ULEV and SULEV engines Review of changes made to comply with enhanced emission standards Electronically controlled variable displacement oil pump operation and design changes from N 07 14 to B 15 present engines VANOS variants changes updates plus diagnostic routines and techniques Manual Transmission S A C Self Adjusting Clutch Dual Mass flywheel and Pendulum Flywheel Installation procedures to avoid premature failures Automatic Transmissions Design service failure patterns including the ASIN 6 speed transmission MSA automatic engine Start Stop operational function enabling and inhibiting criteria Including many other powertrain common issues and repair tips Bonus Material Learn what Predictive Drivetrain means for current and future MINI vehicles 8 hrs, 0 minILT7800 Normandale Blvd, Minneapolis , MN, 55439Drew Wolfe
10/19/2019 8:00:00 AMTRA-5102-8 / ZF 8HP Transmission Topics Covered ZF 8HP Transmission Operation Torque flow Mechatronic Operation Torque Converter Operation and Diagnostic 3 line Torque Converter Torsional Damping System Diagnosis Transmission Overhaul Hands on Disassemble and Assemble Transmission Diagnostics Adaptation Diagnostic Strategy Transmission Maintenance and Oil Change Service Common Problems and Solutions The ZF 8HP transmissions are in several Makes Models VW Audi Jaguar BMW Jeep Rolls Royce Bentley Chrysler Dodge Maserati Ram Trucks 8 hrs, 0 minILT2540 W Copans Road, Pompano Beach, FL, 33069Niel Speetjens
10/21/2019 6:00:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILT1701 Wright Street, Madison, WI, 53074Louie Nelson
10/21/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-3001-8 / EET Application of Electrical Test ToolsUnderstanding electricity and electrical circuits is becoming the ultimate quest for the future automotive technician A good electrical foundation is not only a bonus as in the past but a necessity in the future Nothing will solidify the demand for a technician s skills in the future job market like electrical savvy Understanding what methods work what tools are available and what test to perform will make every technician more valuable and profitable for many years to come Electricity for the most part is unseen We will explore the tools that enable us to visualize what is happening on a circuit With the right tool a technician can predict the outcome of a circuit and compare the measurements obtained during testing to the expected values As simple as that sounds it gets complicated when how the tool is testing the circuit is not properly understood In this class we will explore both normal and faulted circuits and demonstrate proper electrical tool application 8 hrs, 0 minILT2222 Everett Ave, Everett, WA, 98201Adam Robertson
10/21/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-4200-4 / EET Digital Storage Oscilloscope Setup Operation The Digital Storage Oscilloscope DSO is fast becoming a primary tool for the automotive diagnostic technician The setup and operation of the DSO is presented so that a technician can take advantage of the tool s many features Learn to set up the DSO to acquire a correct waveform store it for future reference and interpret the waveform for diagnostic purposes Voltage settings time base and triggering techniques are covered so that any signal may be displayed and analyzed accurately and efficiently If you are considering buying or already own a scope this class will provide information that will allow you to confidently use a DSO to aid in your diagnostic process 4 hrs, 0 minILT4141 S Hwy 27, Somerset, KY, 42501Kevin Leiby
10/21/2019 6:00:00 PMENG-3001-4 / ENG Modern Engine Condition TestingEvaluating engine mechanical condition in today s vehicles requires much more than a compression gauge Learn how to test more than just the engine s ability to seal The ability to move more air control camshaft position disable and enable cylinders and provide equal cylinder contribution is an essential part of every modern engine design This class will present efficient and accurate ways to analyze modern engine condition Learn how to save time by using oscilloscope scan data pressure transducers and specialized software to determine the mechanical health of an engine quickly and easily 4 hrs, 0 minILT2508 Blichmann Ave, Grand Junction, CO, 81505Tom Smith
10/21/2019 6:00:00 PMGM-2510-8 / General Motors Platforms Operation and DiagnosisGeneral Motors has been improving and refining their powertrains and engine management system at an accelerated pace over the past few years This course will present the operation and diagnostic techniques the aftermarket will need to service this large segment of the repair market Each major GM system will be covered using not only OE tooling but capable aftermarket scan tools and techniques Topics will include Engine mechanical highlights Fuel system operation and diagnosis Ignition system operation and diagnosis Air Induction and turbocharging Emission components and monitoring strategies Network configuration and reprogramming Current service issues 8 hrs, 0 minILT8701 Research Boulevard, Austin, TX, 78758Glenn Young
10/21/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1000 / Vehicle Valvetrains Operation and DiagnosisVariable Valve Timing VVT systems have been in production for over 20 years and are used by every manufacturer to provide torque and emissions controls by manipulating the timing of the valve train Today these systems go beyond valve timing to include variable displacement technology as well as variable valve lift These systems are quite complicated and are susceptible to failure when not properly maintained Diagnosing these complicated systems can be a challenge without a good understanding of how the various systems function and how to use the scan tool to diagnose their operation This course focuses on the theory operation and diagnosis of current vehicle valvetrain designs 8 hrs, 0 minILT340 Victoria Road, Dogwood Bldg, Asheville, NC, 28801David Patrick
10/21/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1315 / Essential EVAP Diagnostics Part 1Evaporative Emission Systems can be difficult to properly diagnose In Part 1 of the 2 part series on EVAP we will cover the essential theory of fuel vapor storage systems and their design characteristics With an emphasis on the more complicated systems such as those from Honda and Toyota CTI will give you the information you need to understand the on board diagnostic logic CTI will provide must have diagnostic insight to allow any technician to use the tools available to quickly and accurately diagnosis the most stubborn DTCs from the largest leaks to the smallest intermittent leaks Learn tips and techniques for using smoke machines and other pressurizing equipment 4 hrs, 0 minILT1012 Ella St, Anderson, SC, 29621Rich Falco
10/21/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5210-4 / LDD Duramax LB7 to LMMThroughout its history the Duramax has undergone many running changes LDD 5210 4 begins with a brief overview of the GM Duramax history and common failures within the specific RPO codes Next Duramax engine design and some of the in vehicle engine repair procedures that repair the most common problems Class focus will then shift to the LMM Duramax 2007 2010 A technician attending this class can expect to gain understanding of the LMM engine operation and testing procedures of the following Fuel system High pressure pump and regulator Injectors Turbocharger Cold start strategies Critical sensors Scan tool based diagnostics Many repair procedures are very specific and attention to detail is critical Repair and testing tips are provided to help the technician avoid some of the most common pitfalls associated with the Duramax engine 4 hrs, 0 minILT200 Hogan Rd, Bangor, ME, 0John Gillespie
10/21/2019 6:30:00 PMEET-5010-4 / EET Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILTComfort Inn Barrie Essa , Barrie, ON, 0Scott Weatherall
10/21/2019 6:30:00 PMTOY-2520-8 / Toyota Platforms Operation and DiagnosisThis class is geared toward the technician with an established background in general engine management network electrical and body system operation and diagnosis The class will focus on using the tools service information and techniques provided by Toyota to service their systems The availability and use of specific features information and tips in diagnosis and repair that are unique to Toyota is the focus of the course Application of special tests specific data PIDs and signal information are all designed to save time Topics include TechStream Lite Usage and Data Analysis TIS Toyota Information System Repair Manual Navigation Key Documents Wiring Diagram Features and Use Powertrain Management Networking Operation and Tips Other Vehicle Systems and Components New Technologies8 hrs, 0 minILTFanshaw College Z Building, London, ON, 0Lary Goudge
10/22/2019 6:00:00 PMAD-3000-8 / AD Pressure Waveform Acquisition Analysis From the Inside OutTechnicians with a good understanding of labscopes and engine mechanical operation can learn to leverage the power of pressure transducers in their diagnostic routine by attending this course Pressure waveform readings from the intake manifold combustion chamber and the exhaust stream can provide a wealth of information that can make difficult problems easy to find We will cover absolute and delta transducers and explain the characteristics and benefits of each The diagnostic approach will be demonstrated using real world examples and actual case studies Students will complete the course with the confidence to invest in the tooling needed to perform pressure testing and analysis to improve their accuracy and efficiency 8 hrs, 0 minILT1200 S Sunset St., Longmont, CO, 80501Todd Doty
10/22/2019 6:00:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILT1127 Oakridge Dr., Ft. Collins, CO, 80525Tom Smith
10/22/2019 6:00:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILT4808 Hargrove Road, Raleigh, NC, 27616JIM COKONIS
10/22/2019 6:00:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILT644 Fourth Avenue West, Kalispell, MT, 59901DAVID BUTTARS
10/22/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-3001-8 / EET Application of Electrical Test ToolsUnderstanding electricity and electrical circuits is becoming the ultimate quest for the future automotive technician A good electrical foundation is not only a bonus as in the past but a necessity in the future Nothing will solidify the demand for a technician s skills in the future job market like electrical savvy Understanding what methods work what tools are available and what test to perform will make every technician more valuable and profitable for many years to come Electricity for the most part is unseen We will explore the tools that enable us to visualize what is happening on a circuit With the right tool a technician can predict the outcome of a circuit and compare the measurements obtained during testing to the expected values As simple as that sounds it gets complicated when how the tool is testing the circuit is not properly understood In this class we will explore both normal and faulted circuits and demonstrate proper electrical tool application 8 hrs, 0 minILT3000 NE 4th St., Renton, WA, 98056Adam Robertson
10/22/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-4201-4 / Effective Electrical Troubleshooting Digital Storage Oscilloscope Application TestingThis course presents practical application of digital storage oscilloscope DSO techniques Appropriate testing methods of major automotive systems including fuel ignition charging starting and engine mechanical will be presented Each system will be approached with the following questions What am I working on how does it work What questions do I need answers to for effective analysis What DSO technique can I use to obtain those answers What results should I expect 4 hrs, 0 minILT4141 S Hwy 27, Somerset, KY, 42501Kevin Leiby
10/22/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5010-4 / EET Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILT3534 East Hall Road, Gainesville, GA, 30507Rich Falco
10/22/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5211-4 / LDD Duramax LML and LGHThe Duramax maintenance and repair market requires the understanding of many RPO code specific systems and testing procedures LDD 5211 4 focuses exclusively on the 2010 5 2016 LML and LGH Duramax engine designs Approximately 60 of the LML LGH engine has been re engineered to accommodate emissions horsepower and torque improvements These changes include a newly designed high pressure pump piezo injectors and a SCR aftertreatment system A technician attending this class will be guided through each of the LML LGH systems in detail and receive clear descriptions of operation and specific testing procedures Focusing on complete system analysis is critical to isolating the root cause of component failure and can save wasted time and money when repairing the LML LGH Duramax 4 hrs, 0 minILT200 Hogan Rd, Bangor, ME, 0John Gillespie
10/23/2019 8:00:00 AMGDI-4202-4 / GDI Practical Diagnostic TechniquesThis course focuses on practical testing techniques applied to gasoline direct injected GDI engines supported by a working understanding of system and component operation This class introduces essential testing techniques which can be applied to a variety GDI equipped vehicles regardless of make or model This class focuses on the proper use of common diagnostic tools scan data analysis and proper test drive techniques to help accurately diagnose some of the more common issues found on GDI engines 4 hrs, 0 minILT1550 Montgomery Highway, Hoover, AL, 35216Sam Strickland
10/23/2019 6:00:00 PMAD-3000-8 / AD Pressure Waveform Acquisition Analysis From the Inside OutTechnicians with a good understanding of labscopes and engine mechanical operation can learn to leverage the power of pressure transducers in their diagnostic routine by attending this course Pressure waveform readings from the intake manifold combustion chamber and the exhaust stream can provide a wealth of information that can make difficult problems easy to find We will cover absolute and delta transducers and explain the characteristics and benefits of each The diagnostic approach will be demonstrated using real world examples and actual case studies Students will complete the course with the confidence to invest in the tooling needed to perform pressure testing and analysis to improve their accuracy and efficiency 8 hrs, 0 minILT500 Wilco Drive, Romeoville, IL, 60446Louie Nelson
10/23/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5010-4 / EET Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILT1989 Georgetown Road, Lexington, KY, 40511Kevin Leiby
10/23/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5010-4 / EET Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILT4734 Memorial Drive, Decatur, GA, 30032Rich Falco
10/23/2019 6:00:00 PMGM-2510-8 / General Motors Platforms Operation and DiagnosisGeneral Motors has been improving and refining their powertrains and engine management system at an accelerated pace over the past few years This course will present the operation and diagnostic techniques the aftermarket will need to service this large segment of the repair market Each major GM system will be covered using not only OE tooling but capable aftermarket scan tools and techniques Topics will include Engine mechanical highlights Fuel system operation and diagnosis Ignition system operation and diagnosis Air Induction and turbocharging Emission components and monitoring strategies Network configuration and reprogramming Current service issues 8 hrs, 0 minILT301 Mexico Blvd, Brownsville, TX, 78520Abel Castillo
10/23/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5140-8 / LDD Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Operation and DiagnosisThis class will present a full and detailed look at current Ford 6 7 Powerstroke diesel operation and diagnosis It is designed to not only leverage OE techniques but also compare those to what most shops have available in the aftermarket Topics will include Engine feature overview Fuel systems Glow plug control emissions systems including Aftertreatment Air management and turbocharging Service issues OE vs aftermarket scan tool functions An overview of current TSBs 8 hrs, 0 minILT1239 East Main St., Riverhead, NY, 11901Brian Ward
10/23/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5210-4 / LDD Duramax LB7 to LMMThroughout its history the Duramax has undergone many running changes LDD 5210 4 begins with a brief overview of the GM Duramax history and common failures within the specific RPO codes Next Duramax engine design and some of the in vehicle engine repair procedures that repair the most common problems Class focus will then shift to the LMM Duramax 2007 2010 A technician attending this class can expect to gain understanding of the LMM engine operation and testing procedures of the following Fuel system High pressure pump and regulator Injectors Turbocharger Cold start strategies Critical sensors Scan tool based diagnostics Many repair procedures are very specific and attention to detail is critical Repair and testing tips are provided to help the technician avoid some of the most common pitfalls associated with the Duramax engine 4 hrs, 0 minILT68 Church Rd., Brunswick, ME, 0John Gillespie
10/23/2019 6:30:00 PMAD-3000-8 / AD Pressure Waveform Acquisition Analysis From the Inside OutTechnicians with a good understanding of labscopes and engine mechanical operation can learn to leverage the power of pressure transducers in their diagnostic routine by attending this course Pressure waveform readings from the intake manifold combustion chamber and the exhaust stream can provide a wealth of information that can make difficult problems easy to find We will cover absolute and delta transducers and explain the characteristics and benefits of each The diagnostic approach will be demonstrated using real world examples and actual case studies Students will complete the course with the confidence to invest in the tooling needed to perform pressure testing and analysis to improve their accuracy and efficiency 8 hrs, 0 minILTAthens District High School , Athens, ON, 0Canada TBDInstructor2
10/24/2019 6:00:00 PMGDI-4203-4 / GDI Analytic Test DriveA test drive is not intended to isolate faults which may be causing a symptom or concern The purpose of an analytic test drive is simply to gather information Then once the information you have gathered has been analyzed you can determine the proper test or tests to perform in order to narrow down the problem to a vehicle system or subsystem and eventually diagnose the root cause of a problem accurately This class will examine several examples of captured scan data from GDI vehicles This data will quickly assess the condition of the engine management system verify correct operation or find clues that will direct intrusive pinpoint tests efficiently Whether the problem is DTC driven or symptom driven a repeatable test drive cycle will determine if the root cause is air VE related fuel related or adaptive related 4 hrs, 0 minILT2100 16th Ave S., Great Falls, MT, 59405DAVID BUTTARS
10/24/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1200B / Essential ElectronicsEssential electronics is the first course in a series of classes exploring electrical system diagnosis and testing This course is the foundation of the series dealing with problems relating to electrical connections and wiring This course covers electrical theory as it applies to electrical diagnosis along with the how to properly perform a voltage drop test as well as when and why to perform this essential test The next steps of the electrical diagnostic process will also be introduced Establishing a thorough groundwork in the essentials of electronics leads to further problem solving skills that will better equip you to manage electrical problems as they occur All future essential electronics courses will build upon the information contained in this course 4 hrs, 0 minILT2055 East Main St, Ashland, OH, 44805Kevin Leiby
10/24/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1419B / Vehicle Communication Breakdown 4hrThe expansion and use of multiple on board control units that communicate with each other in one or more networks in the vehicle has become complex In addition modern day networks such as Bluetooth and Ethernet that allow customers to run programs in the vehicle such as email GPS navigation calendar management etc means that diagnosing today s vehicle network related problems can be challenging to say the least This course will give you a thorough understanding of how modern vehicle networks operate and communicate have resources for gathering information concerning network codes and protocols and enhance your network diagnostic capability through case studies of actual vehicle network communication problems 4 hrs, 0 minILT5198 Ross Road, Acworth, GA, 30102Rich Falco
10/24/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5211-4 / LDD Duramax LML and LGHThe Duramax maintenance and repair market requires the understanding of many RPO code specific systems and testing procedures LDD 5211 4 focuses exclusively on the 2010 5 2016 LML and LGH Duramax engine designs Approximately 60 of the LML LGH engine has been re engineered to accommodate emissions horsepower and torque improvements These changes include a newly designed high pressure pump piezo injectors and a SCR aftertreatment system A technician attending this class will be guided through each of the LML LGH systems in detail and receive clear descriptions of operation and specific testing procedures Focusing on complete system analysis is critical to isolating the root cause of component failure and can save wasted time and money when repairing the LML LGH Duramax 4 hrs, 0 minILT68 Church Rd., Brunswick, ME, 0John Gillespie
10/26/2019 8:00:00 AMVAG-5303-8 / VW Audi Engine 3 VW and Audi Engines Covered 2 0L FSI TSI Gen3 2 5L 5 Cyl 3 2L VR6 3 6L VR6 Topics Covered In depth Discussion of Known Mechanical Faults and Repairs V6 Fuel Pump Misdiagnosis learn what it really is Camshaft Bridge Issues on 4 Cylinder Engines Critical VW and Audi Part Supersessions Best Carbon Deposit Cleaning Methods What Tools Work Best Timing Chain Tensioner Issues and Repair Techniques for CCTA 2 0L Engine V6 Oil Pump Tumble Flap Manifold Failures Why it happens Best Repair Solutions Engine Management Direct Injection Fuel System Operation and Evolution Turbocharger Diagnosis and Effective Fixes for Boost DTCs Audi Valvelift System Operation Common DTCs and Repairs Variable Camshaft Timing Design and Function VCDS and Scan Tool Navigation and Use including How and when to Adapt Individual Components EVAP and Exhaust Emissions Components Operation Diagnosis Repair Cooling Systems Repair Tips Tools 8 hrs, 0 minILT7000 Place Robert Joncas, Montreal, QC, H4M 2Z5Cameron Conover
10/28/2019 8:00:00 AMVAG-5303-8 / VW Audi Engine 3 VW and Audi Engines Covered 2 0L FSI TSI Gen3 2 5L 5 Cyl 3 2L VR6 3 6L VR6 Topics Covered In depth Discussion of Known Mechanical Faults and Repairs V6 Fuel Pump Misdiagnosis learn what it really is Camshaft Bridge Issues on 4 Cylinder Engines Critical VW and Audi Part Supersessions Best Carbon Deposit Cleaning Methods What Tools Work Best Timing Chain Tensioner Issues and Repair Techniques for CCTA 2 0L Engine V6 Oil Pump Tumble Flap Manifold Failures Why it happens Best Repair Solutions Engine Management Direct Injection Fuel System Operation and Evolution Turbocharger Diagnosis and Effective Fixes for Boost DTCs Audi Valvelift System Operation Common DTCs and Repairs Variable Camshaft Timing Design and Function VCDS and Scan Tool Navigation and Use including How and when to Adapt Individual Components EVAP and Exhaust Emissions Components Operation Diagnosis Repair Cooling Systems Repair Tips Tools 8 hrs, 0 minILT7000 Place Robert Joncas, Montreal, QC, H4M 2Z5Cameron Conover
10/28/2019 6:00:00 PMAD-3000-8 / AD Pressure Waveform Acquisition Analysis From the Inside OutTechnicians with a good understanding of labscopes and engine mechanical operation can learn to leverage the power of pressure transducers in their diagnostic routine by attending this course Pressure waveform readings from the intake manifold combustion chamber and the exhaust stream can provide a wealth of information that can make difficult problems easy to find We will cover absolute and delta transducers and explain the characteristics and benefits of each The diagnostic approach will be demonstrated using real world examples and actual case studies Students will complete the course with the confidence to invest in the tooling needed to perform pressure testing and analysis to improve their accuracy and efficiency 8 hrs, 0 minILT10325 E 49th Ave, Denver, CO, 0Todd Doty
10/28/2019 6:00:00 PMAD-3000-8 / AD Pressure Waveform Acquisition Analysis From the Inside OutTechnicians with a good understanding of labscopes and engine mechanical operation can learn to leverage the power of pressure transducers in their diagnostic routine by attending this course Pressure waveform readings from the intake manifold combustion chamber and the exhaust stream can provide a wealth of information that can make difficult problems easy to find We will cover absolute and delta transducers and explain the characteristics and benefits of each The diagnostic approach will be demonstrated using real world examples and actual case studies Students will complete the course with the confidence to invest in the tooling needed to perform pressure testing and analysis to improve their accuracy and efficiency 8 hrs, 0 minILT990 North Center Ave., Gaylord, MI, 49735Louie Nelson
10/28/2019 6:00:00 PMATV-6001-8 / Advanced Technology Vehicles Advanced Driver Assist SystemsYou have seen them publicized on television Advanced Driver Assist Systems ADAS that are developed to automate adapt enhance vehicle systems for safety and improved vehicle control Some features are designed to avoid collisions and accidents by offering technologies that alert the driver to potential problems Others to avoid collisions by implementing safeguards and taking over control of the vehicle Adaptive features may automate lighting provide adaptive cruise control automate braking incorporate GPS traffic warnings connect to smartphones alert driver to other cars or dangers keep the driver in the correct lane or show what is in blind spots These systems are entering the aftermarket repair world Be up to date on operation and diagnostic techniques that will enable you to keep these jobs profitably in your shop 8 hrs, 0 minILT2721 Larson St., LaCrosse, WI, 54603Tom Smith
10/28/2019 6:00:00 PMCHS-5000-4 / CHS Noise Vibration and Harshness AnalysisSince man began to build machines for industrial use and especially since motors have been used to power them problems of vibration reduction and isolation have engaged engineers Gradually as vibration isolation and reduction techniques have become an integral part of machine design the need for accurate measurement and analysis of mechanical vibration has grown Over the last 15 or 20 years a whole new technology of vibration measurement has been developed which is suitable for investigating modern highly stressed high speed machinery Using piezoelectric accelerometers to convert vibratory motion into understandable data the process of measurement and analysis is efficiently performed by the versatile abilities of these electronics This class will show you how to use modern techniques to identify the vibration source track the transfer path and pinpoint the responding component 4 hrs, 0 minILT7337 Airways Blvd., Memphis, TN, 38671Kevin Roberts
10/28/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-3001-8 / EET Application of Electrical Test ToolsUnderstanding electricity and electrical circuits is becoming the ultimate quest for the future automotive technician A good electrical foundation is not only a bonus as in the past but a necessity in the future Nothing will solidify the demand for a technician s skills in the future job market like electrical savvy Understanding what methods work what tools are available and what test to perform will make every technician more valuable and profitable for many years to come Electricity for the most part is unseen We will explore the tools that enable us to visualize what is happening on a circuit With the right tool a technician can predict the outcome of a circuit and compare the measurements obtained during testing to the expected values As simple as that sounds it gets complicated when how the tool is testing the circuit is not properly understood In this class we will explore both normal and faulted circuits and demonstrate proper electrical tool application 8 hrs, 0 minILT4000 Lancaster Dr NE, Salem, OR, 97305Adam Robertson
10/28/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5010-4 / Effective Electrical Troubleshooting Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILT7751 Nieman Road, Shawnee, KS, 66214Kevin Leiby
10/28/2019 6:00:00 PMEQUIP-2908-4 / Autel MS908 Familiarization LiveThis 4 hour class is designed to improve understanding of the Autel 908 scan tool We will explore operation for techs that may not have attended any introductory training were not mentored or do not have experience using the Autel 908 or 908p The class will be taught from an Autel 908 connected to a running vehicle Students may or may not currently perform drivetrain diagnostics but have need to reset oil life monitors steering angle sensors perform ABS functions etc This class centers around the update process menu navigation data selection and bidirectional functions of the Autel 908 on various systems Students can bring their Autel Tablet VCI and Charger Optionally bring a USB cable and Borescope Simulators will be available for hands on exercises in the classroom This class will allow flexibility to answer specific tool use questions from the students in the class 4 hrs, 0 minILT3100 Spur 482, Irving, TX, 75602Abel Castillo
10/28/2019 6:00:00 PMHVAC-4000-4 / Automotive HVAC UpdateThis HVAC Update class is designed to familiarize the shop and technicians with the current state of A C service While it is not designed as a complete A C refresher course it touches on many foundations from previous courses and adds current information regarding new technologies diagnostic techniques and the critical nature of HVAC systems today Who should attend Both technicians and customer service personnel Topics include Current equipment standards and how to verify capabilities The future with R 1234yf and how it will impact the service bays and customer satisfaction Real information on safety with new refrigerants Changes in leak detection and how to verify equipment operation A thorough review of the new service process and machines including video demonstrations A review of testing practices with added tools and techniques to save time and increase accuracy 4 hrs, 0 minILT800 College Court, New Bern, NC, 28562Rich Falco
10/28/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1200B / Essential ElectronicsEssential electronics is the first course in a series of classes exploring electrical system diagnosis and testing This course is the foundation of the series dealing with problems relating to electrical connections and wiring This course covers electrical theory as it applies to electrical diagnosis along with the how to properly perform a voltage drop test as well as when and why to perform this essential test The next steps of the electrical diagnostic process will also be introduced Establishing a thorough groundwork in the essentials of electronics leads to further problem solving skills that will better equip you to manage electrical problems as they occur All future essential electronics courses will build upon the information contained in this course 4 hrs, 0 minILT22814 Holzwarth Rd, Spring, TX, 77389Glenn Young
10/28/2019 6:00:00 PMTOY-2520-8 / Toyota Platforms Operation and DiagnosisThis class is geared toward the technician with an established background in general engine management network electrical and body system operation and diagnosis The class will focus on using the tools service information and techniques provided by Toyota to service their systems The availability and use of specific features information and tips in diagnosis and repair that are unique to Toyota is the focus of the course Application of special tests specific data PIDs and signal information are all designed to save time Topics include TechStream Lite Usage and Data Analysis TIS Toyota Information System Repair Manual Navigation Key Documents Wiring Diagram Features and Use Powertrain Management Networking Operation and Tips Other Vehicle Systems and Components New Technologies8 hrs, 0 minILT131 Ecology Drive, St. Peters, MO, 63376Kevin Leiby
10/29/2019 12:00:00 AMILT-1200B / Essential ElectronicsEssential electronics is the first course in a series of classes exploring electrical system diagnosis and testing This course is the foundation of the series dealing with problems relating to electrical connections and wiring This course covers electrical theory as it applies to electrical diagnosis along with the how to properly perform a voltage drop test as well as when and why to perform this essential test The next steps of the electrical diagnostic process will also be introduced Establishing a thorough groundwork in the essentials of electronics leads to further problem solving skills that will better equip you to manage electrical problems as they occur All future essential electronics courses will build upon the information contained in this course 4 hrs, 0 minILT5421 FM 1960, Humble, TX, 77346Glenn Young
10/29/2019 6:00:00 PMBRK-2010-8 / Brakes Best Practices for ServiceThis class is designed to set standards of performance for every brake service professional By following the guidelines in this class and workbook you will know what is expected of you when performing a basic brake job The primary goal of each brake job is to give your customers a safe and reliable vehicle that stops without noise every time Keep these goals in mind as we review the Best Practices in Brake Service performance standards Topics include best practices for brake inspection friction selection rotor machining using both on and off the car lathes proper use of lateral runout measurements and rotor indexing and proper repair validation 8 hrs, 0 minILT13000 Interstate 30, North Little Rock, AR, 72210Kevin Roberts
10/29/2019 6:00:00 PMCHS-5000-4 / Chassis Steering and Suspension Noise Vibration and Harshness AnalysisSince man began to build machines for industrial use and especially since motors have been used to power them problems of vibration reduction and isolation have engaged engineers Gradually as vibration isolation and reduction techniques have become an integral part of machine design the need for accurate measurement and analysis of mechanical vibration has grown Over the last 15 or 20 years a whole new technology of vibration measurement has been developed which is suitable for investigating modern highly stressed high speed machinery Using piezoelectric accelerometers to convert vibratory motion into understandable data the process of measurement and analysis is efficiently performed by the versatile abilities of these electronics This class will show you how to use modern techniques to identify the vibration source track the transfer path and pinpoint the responding component 4 hrs, 0 minILT4000 E. 30th Ave., Bldg 17, Room 308, Eugene, OR, 97405Adam Robertson
10/29/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-4201-4 / Effective Electrical Troubleshooting Digital Storage Oscilloscope Application TestingThis course presents practical application of digital storage oscilloscope DSO techniques Appropriate testing methods of major automotive systems including fuel ignition charging starting and engine mechanical will be presented Each system will be approached with the following questions What am I working on how does it work What questions do I need answers to for effective analysis What DSO technique can I use to obtain those answers What results should I expect 4 hrs, 0 minILT16209 N Dale Mabry, Tampa, FL, 33618Sam Strickland
10/29/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5010-4 / Effective Electrical Troubleshooting Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILT5724 SW Huntoon St., Topeka, KS, 66604Kevin Leiby
10/29/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1000B / Vehicle Valvetrains Operation and Diagnosis 4 hrVariable valve timing vvt systems have been in production for over 20 years and are used by every manufacturer to provide torque and emissions controls by manipulating the timing of the valve train today these systems go beyond valve timing to in4 hrs, 0 minILT295 School St, Winchendon, 53, 1475Keith Hardee
10/29/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1000B / Vehicle Valvetrains Operation and Diagnosis 4 hrVariable valve timing vvt systems have been in production for over 20 years and are used by every manufacturer to provide torque and emissions controls by manipulating the timing of the valve train today these systems go beyond valve timing to in4 hrs, 0 minILT295 School St, Winchendon, MA, 01475Brian Ward
10/29/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1417B / Developing A Diagnostic Game Plan Part 2 4hrThe execution of any vehicle function requires Inputs Processing Communication and Outputs often spread across multiple ECUs Any step in this distributed process can break down Do you have a Game Plan for dealing with today s complex vehicle distributed vehicle systems Diagnostics today is 75 research game plan building and 25 actual testing Using case studies of documented broken vehicles this course will outline new processes and strategies that are real world proven to be successful By practicing problem solving in the classroom the technician is better able to recognize patterns when faced with a similar problem in his bay that will lead to faster and more accurate diagnosis and repair 4 hrs, 0 minILT231 Snyder Rd, Brownstown, PA, 17522Tim Iezzi
10/29/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-3005-4 / LDD Exhaust Aftertreatment SystemsSince 2007 all light duty diesel vehicles sold in the United States are equipped with an exhaust aftertreatment system of some type Those technologies can include diesel oxidation catalysts NOx catalysts diesel particulate filters selective catalyst reduction using diesel emissions fluids or any combination of these subsystems This class will present the operation and design of these complex systems along with techniques for effective diagnosis Skills and knowledge from this class cannot only be applied to today s pickups and vans but also diesel equipped cars 4 hrs, 0 minILT300 Go Pioneers Drive, Boone, NC, 28607David Patrick
10/29/2019 6:00:00 PMSTA-4000-4 / J 2534 Domestic Programming UpdateJ2534 is a constantly changing arena of technology As the need for programming in the shop bay increases especially with mandated OE diagnostic software being provided for use with a J Device technicians have to be more familiar with the J2534 process This class will focus on the need for J2534 today The current information for hardware setup software configurations and changing OE websites will be covered in detail Topics will include Computer and operating system setup Java and Browser security configurations J Device selection and management OE websites and APIs The reprogramming process Problems and solutions4 hrs, 0 minILT1105 Kelly Drive, Sanford, NC, 27330Rich Falco
10/30/2019 12:00:00 AMILT-1419 / Vehicle Communication BreakdownThe expansion and use of multiple on board control units that communicate with each other in one or more networks in the vehicle has become complex In addition modern day networks such as Bluetooth and Ethernet that allow customers to run programs in the vehicle such as email GPS navigation calendar management etc means that diagnosing today s vehicle network related problems can be challenging to say the least This course will give you a thorough understanding of how modern vehicle networks operate and communicate have resources for gathering information concerning network codes and protocols and enhance your network diagnostic capability through case studies of actual vehicle network communication problems 8 hrs, 0 minILT2228 Miller Pkwy, West Milwaukee, WI, 53219Louie Nelson
10/30/2019 6:00:00 PMCHS-5000-4 / CHS Noise Vibration and Harshness AnalysisSince man began to build machines for industrial use and especially since motors have been used to power them problems of vibration reduction and isolation have engaged engineers Gradually as vibration isolation and reduction techniques have become an integral part of machine design the need for accurate measurement and analysis of mechanical vibration has grown Over the last 15 or 20 years a whole new technology of vibration measurement has been developed which is suitable for investigating modern highly stressed high speed machinery Using piezoelectric accelerometers to convert vibratory motion into understandable data the process of measurement and analysis is efficiently performed by the versatile abilities of these electronics This class will show you how to use modern techniques to identify the vibration source track the transfer path and pinpoint the responding component 4 hrs, 0 minILT5200 Monticello Road, Jefferson City, MO, 65109Kevin Leiby
10/30/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-3001-8 / EET Application of Electrical Test ToolsUnderstanding electricity and electrical circuits is becoming the ultimate quest for the future automotive technician A good electrical foundation is not only a bonus as in the past but a necessity in the future Nothing will solidify the demand for a technician s skills in the future job market like electrical savvy Understanding what methods work what tools are available and what test to perform will make every technician more valuable and profitable for many years to come Electricity for the most part is unseen We will explore the tools that enable us to visualize what is happening on a circuit With the right tool a technician can predict the outcome of a circuit and compare the measurements obtained during testing to the expected values As simple as that sounds it gets complicated when how the tool is testing the circuit is not properly understood In this class we will explore both normal and faulted circuits and demonstrate proper electrical tool application 8 hrs, 0 minILT4015 Southwest Freeway, Houston, TX, 77027Glenn Young
10/30/2019 6:00:00 PMHVAC-4000-4 / Automotive HVAC UpdateThis HVAC Update class is designed to familiarize the shop and technicians with the current state of A C service While it is not designed as a complete A C refresher course it touches on many foundations from previous courses and adds current information regarding new technologies diagnostic techniques and the critical nature of HVAC systems today Who should attend Both technicians and customer service personnel Topics include Current equipment standards and how to verify capabilities The future with R 1234yf and how it will impact the service bays and customer satisfaction Real information on safety with new refrigerants Changes in leak detection and how to verify equipment operation A thorough review of the new service process and machines including video demonstrations A review of testing practices with added tools and techniques to save time and increase accuracy 4 hrs, 0 minILT288 Complex Dr, Dothan, AL, 36300Rich Falco
10/30/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5211-4 / LDD Duramax LML and LGHThe Duramax maintenance and repair market requires the understanding of many RPO code specific systems and testing procedures LDD 5211 4 focuses exclusively on the 2010 5 2016 LML and LGH Duramax engine designs Approximately 60 of the LML LGH engine has been re engineered to accommodate emissions horsepower and torque improvements These changes include a newly designed high pressure pump piezo injectors and a SCR aftertreatment system A technician attending this class will be guided through each of the LML LGH systems in detail and receive clear descriptions of operation and specific testing procedures Focusing on complete system analysis is critical to isolating the root cause of component failure and can save wasted time and money when repairing the LML LGH Duramax 4 hrs, 0 minILT13100 College View Dr., Minneapolis, MN, 55347Tom Smith
10/30/2019 6:00:00 PMSTA-3803-4 / Scan Tool Analysis Understanding Using Fuel Trim DataThis course is intended to provide technicians with a thorough understanding of fuel trim From the feedback fuel control loop to recognizing when fuel control strategy falls outside of stoichiometry the objective of this class is to allow technicians to more effectively diagnose a variety of driveability issues using fuel trim data Topics will include defining fuel trim types air fuel calculation strategies and using scan tool fuel trim data for diagnostic purposes This course uses illustrated vehicle case studies to demonstrate the practical application of analytic and diagnostic techniques used by top technicians across the country Learn how to determine which diagnostic tests need to be performed and more importantly which diagnostic tests do not need to be performed to locate problems quickly and accurately the first time 4 hrs, 0 minILT10150 Airport Pkwy, Kingsport, TN, 37663David Patrick
11/4/2019 10:00:00 AMABS-1313-8 / Antilock Brake Stability Control Operation DiagnosisThis class will present the operation and diagnosis of integrated Antilock Brake System Stability systems technology being used in vehicles today Class content will include improvements made to previous systems operational changes and advancements to components used in today s production vehicles Upon completion technicians will be prepared for diagnosis and repair of federally mandated ABS and stability control systems The history and purpose of stability control along with current developments in stability system technology will be emphasized Diagnostic procedures will include the use of scan tool data DVOM testing and oscilloscope techniques 8 hrs, 0 minILT65 Sunrise Hwy, Freeport, NY, 11520Brian Ward
11/4/2019 6:00:00 PMATV-6001-8 / ATV Advanced Driver Assist SystemsYou have seen them publicized on television Advanced Driver Assist Systems ADAS that are developed to automate adapt enhance vehicle systems for safety and improved vehicle control Some features are designed to avoid collisions and accidents by offering technologies that alert the driver to potential problems Others to avoid collisions by implementing safeguards and taking over control of the vehicle Adaptive features may automate lighting provide adaptive cruise control automate braking incorporate GPS traffic warnings connect to smartphones alert driver to other cars or dangers keep the driver in the correct lane or show what is in blind spots These systems are entering the aftermarket repair world Be up to date on operation and diagnostic techniques that will enable you to keep these jobs profitably in your shop 8 hrs, 0 minILT538 Arena Dr, Soldotna, AK, 99669Tom Smith
11/4/2019 6:00:00 PMCHS-5000-4 / CHS Noise Vibration and Harshness AnalysisSince man began to build machines for industrial use and especially since motors have been used to power them problems of vibration reduction and isolation have engaged engineers Gradually as vibration isolation and reduction techniques have become an integral part of machine design the need for accurate measurement and analysis of mechanical vibration has grown Over the last 15 or 20 years a whole new technology of vibration measurement has been developed which is suitable for investigating modern highly stressed high speed machinery Using piezoelectric accelerometers to convert vibratory motion into understandable data the process of measurement and analysis is efficiently performed by the versatile abilities of these electronics This class will show you how to use modern techniques to identify the vibration source track the transfer path and pinpoint the responding component 4 hrs, 0 minILT4203 S. Providence Road, Columbia, MO, 65203Kevin Leiby
11/4/2019 6:00:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILT10452 Magnolia Blvd, North Hollywood, CA, 91601DAVID BUTTARS
11/4/2019 6:00:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILT3065 Selma Hwy, Montgomery, AL, 36108Sam Strickland
11/4/2019 6:00:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILT5962 Central Ave, Portage, IN, 46368Louie Nelson
11/4/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-3001-8 / EET Application of Electrical Test ToolsUnderstanding electricity and electrical circuits is becoming the ultimate quest for the future automotive technician A good electrical foundation is not only a bonus as in the past but a necessity in the future Nothing will solidify the demand for a technician s skills in the future job market like electrical savvy Understanding what methods work what tools are available and what test to perform will make every technician more valuable and profitable for many years to come Electricity for the most part is unseen We will explore the tools that enable us to visualize what is happening on a circuit With the right tool a technician can predict the outcome of a circuit and compare the measurements obtained during testing to the expected values As simple as that sounds it gets complicated when how the tool is testing the circuit is not properly understood In this class we will explore both normal and faulted circuits and demonstrate proper electrical tool application 8 hrs, 0 minILT4940 Watt Ave., North Highlands, CA, 95660Adam Robertson
11/4/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-3503-8 / Effective Electrical Troubleshooting Practical Application of Domestic OE SchematicsWhen a simplified wiring schematic doesn t provide the necessary diagnostic information access to the added features of OE wiring diagrams can help save valuable diagnostic time Learn how to access wiring information directly from the vehicle manufacturer as well as through aftermarket information systems Added features include web based hyperlinks to connector views and component locations photographs to help identify components and automatic links to associated diagrams This class will show the use these added features to effectively diagnose circuit problems Explore the unique formats of each OE s schematics system See advanced testing techniques applied to specific vehicle problems and participate during in class diagnostic challenges 8 hrs, 0 minILT22700 Holiday Park Dr., Sterling, VA, 20166Keith Hardee
11/4/2019 6:30:00 PMAD-3000-8 / AD Pressure Waveform Acquisition Analysis From the Inside OutTechnicians with a good understanding of labscopes and engine mechanical operation can learn to leverage the power of pressure transducers in their diagnostic routine by attending this course Pressure waveform readings from the intake manifold combustion chamber and the exhaust stream can provide a wealth of information that can make difficult problems easy to find We will cover absolute and delta transducers and explain the characteristics and benefits of each The diagnostic approach will be demonstrated using real world examples and actual case studies Students will complete the course with the confidence to invest in the tooling needed to perform pressure testing and analysis to improve their accuracy and efficiency 8 hrs, 0 minILTRoyal Canadian Legion Branch 497, Omemee, ON, 0Scott Weatherall
11/5/2019 6:00:00 PMAD-3000-8 / AD Pressure Waveform Acquisition Analysis From the Inside OutTechnicians with a good understanding of labscopes and engine mechanical operation can learn to leverage the power of pressure transducers in their diagnostic routine by attending this course Pressure waveform readings from the intake manifold combustion chamber and the exhaust stream can provide a wealth of information that can make difficult problems easy to find We will cover absolute and delta transducers and explain the characteristics and benefits of each The diagnostic approach will be demonstrated using real world examples and actual case studies Students will complete the course with the confidence to invest in the tooling needed to perform pressure testing and analysis to improve their accuracy and efficiency 8 hrs, 0 minILT13300 West 2nd Place, Lakewood, CO, 80228Todd Doty
11/5/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-0500 / Transmission Diagnostics for Engine TechniciansThis course is designed to provide the modern drivability technician with a foundational knowledge of transmissions and transmission electronics So often transmission systems are misdiagnosed due to a lack of understanding of the interaction between the engine systems and transmission systems This course will outline the types of modern transmissions and their respective normal operating characteristics Using real world problem vehicles CTI will bring together critical thinking skills and apply those to a logical diagnostic path 4 hrs, 0 minILT240 SW Commerce Dr, Lake City, FL, 32025Rich Falco
11/5/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5211-4 / LDD Duramax LML and LGHThe Duramax maintenance and repair market requires the understanding of many RPO code specific systems and testing procedures LDD 5211 4 focuses exclusively on the 2010 5 2016 LML and LGH Duramax engine designs Approximately 60 of the LML LGH engine has been re engineered to accommodate emissions horsepower and torque improvements These changes include a newly designed high pressure pump piezo injectors and a SCR aftertreatment system A technician attending this class will be guided through each of the LML LGH systems in detail and receive clear descriptions of operation and specific testing procedures Focusing on complete system analysis is critical to isolating the root cause of component failure and can save wasted time and money when repairing the LML LGH Duramax 4 hrs, 0 minILT400 E Trimble, San Jose, CA, 95131Cliff Shenkel
11/5/2019 6:00:00 PMSTA-4000-4 / J 2534 Domestic Programming UpdateJ2534 is a constantly changing arena of technology As the need for programming in the shop bay increases especially with mandated OE diagnostic software being provided for use with a J Device technicians have to be more familiar with the J2534 process This class will focus on the need for J2534 today The current information for hardware setup software configurations and changing OE websites will be covered in detail Topics will include Computer and operating system setup Java and Browser security configurations J Device selection and management OE websites and APIs The reprogramming process Problems and solutions4 hrs, 0 minILT4203 S. Providence Road, Columbia, MO, 65203Kevin Leiby
11/6/2019 6:00:00 PMATV-6001-8 / ATV Advanced Driver Assist SystemsYou have seen them publicized on television Advanced Driver Assist Systems ADAS that are developed to automate adapt enhance vehicle systems for safety and improved vehicle control Some features are designed to avoid collisions and accidents by offering technologies that alert the driver to potential problems Others to avoid collisions by implementing safeguards and taking over control of the vehicle Adaptive features may automate lighting provide adaptive cruise control automate braking incorporate GPS traffic warnings connect to smartphones alert driver to other cars or dangers keep the driver in the correct lane or show what is in blind spots These systems are entering the aftermarket repair world Be up to date on operation and diagnostic techniques that will enable you to keep these jobs profitably in your shop 8 hrs, 0 minILT8295 E College Drive, Palmer, AK, 99645Tom Smith
11/6/2019 6:00:00 PMATV-6001-8 / ATV Advanced Driver Assist SystemsYou have seen them publicized on television Advanced Driver Assist Systems ADAS that are developed to automate adapt enhance vehicle systems for safety and improved vehicle control Some features are designed to avoid collisions and accidents by offering technologies that alert the driver to potential problems Others to avoid collisions by implementing safeguards and taking over control of the vehicle Adaptive features may automate lighting provide adaptive cruise control automate braking incorporate GPS traffic warnings connect to smartphones alert driver to other cars or dangers keep the driver in the correct lane or show what is in blind spots These systems are entering the aftermarket repair world Be up to date on operation and diagnostic techniques that will enable you to keep these jobs profitably in your shop 8 hrs, 0 minILT99 Thomas Nelson Dr., Hampton, VA, 23666Brandon Steckler
11/6/2019 6:00:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILT1701 Lafayette Pkwy, Opelika, AL, 36801Sam Strickland
11/6/2019 6:00:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILT645 West Holt Blvd, Ontario, CA, 91762DAVID BUTTARS
11/6/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-3001-8 / EET Application of Electrical Test ToolsUnderstanding electricity and electrical circuits is becoming the ultimate quest for the future automotive technician A good electrical foundation is not only a bonus as in the past but a necessity in the future Nothing will solidify the demand for a technician s skills in the future job market like electrical savvy Understanding what methods work what tools are available and what test to perform will make every technician more valuable and profitable for many years to come Electricity for the most part is unseen We will explore the tools that enable us to visualize what is happening on a circuit With the right tool a technician can predict the outcome of a circuit and compare the measurements obtained during testing to the expected values As simple as that sounds it gets complicated when how the tool is testing the circuit is not properly understood In this class we will explore both normal and faulted circuits and demonstrate proper electrical tool application 8 hrs, 0 minILT1000 West Campus Drive, Wausau, WI, 54401Louie Nelson
11/6/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-3001-8 / EET Application of Electrical Test ToolsUnderstanding electricity and electrical circuits is becoming the ultimate quest for the future automotive technician A good electrical foundation is not only a bonus as in the past but a necessity in the future Nothing will solidify the demand for a technician s skills in the future job market like electrical savvy Understanding what methods work what tools are available and what test to perform will make every technician more valuable and profitable for many years to come Electricity for the most part is unseen We will explore the tools that enable us to visualize what is happening on a circuit With the right tool a technician can predict the outcome of a circuit and compare the measurements obtained during testing to the expected values As simple as that sounds it gets complicated when how the tool is testing the circuit is not properly understood In this class we will explore both normal and faulted circuits and demonstrate proper electrical tool application 8 hrs, 0 minILT1975 Diamond Blvd, Concord, CA, 94523Adam Robertson
11/6/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-3503-8 / EET Practical Application of Domestic OE SchematicsWhen a simplified wiring schematic doesn t provide the necessary diagnostic information access to the added features of OE wiring diagrams can help save valuable diagnostic time Learn how to access wiring information directly from the vehicle manufacturer as well as through aftermarket information systems Added features include web based hyperlinks to connector views and component locations photographs to help identify components and automatic links to associated diagrams This class will show the use these added features to effectively diagnose circuit problems Explore the unique formats of each OE s schematics system See advanced testing techniques applied to specific vehicle problems and participate during in class diagnostic challenges 8 hrs, 0 minILT6710 Commerce Street, Springfield, VA, 22150Keith Hardee
11/6/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1305B / PCM Air Fuel Diagnostic Application 4hr This course will challenge you to solve several case studies by using your understanding of PCM logic and applying the skills taught in AD 601 each case study will be solved by the class using an interactive process the goal of this course is to exercise you problem solving skills with common and complex situations 4 hrs, 0 minILT800 W University Parkway, Orem , UT, 84058Andrew Gibson
11/6/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1419 / Vehicle Communication BreakdownThe expansion and use of multiple on board control units that communicate with each other in one or more networks in the vehicle has become complex In addition modern day networks such as Bluetooth and Ethernet that allow customers to run programs in the vehicle such as email GPS navigation calendar management etc means that diagnosing today s vehicle network related problems can be challenging to say the least This course will give you a thorough understanding of how modern vehicle networks operate and communicate have resources for gathering information concerning network codes and protocols and enhance your network diagnostic capability through case studies of actual vehicle network communication problems 8 hrs, 0 minILT2121 Riverside Drive, Bethlehem, PA, 18015Tim Iezzi
11/6/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5211-4 / LDD Duramax LML and LGHThe Duramax maintenance and repair market requires the understanding of many RPO code specific systems and testing procedures LDD 5211 4 focuses exclusively on the 2010 5 2016 LML and LGH Duramax engine designs Approximately 60 of the LML LGH engine has been re engineered to accommodate emissions horsepower and torque improvements These changes include a newly designed high pressure pump piezo injectors and a SCR aftertreatment system A technician attending this class will be guided through each of the LML LGH systems in detail and receive clear descriptions of operation and specific testing procedures Focusing on complete system analysis is critical to isolating the root cause of component failure and can save wasted time and money when repairing the LML LGH Duramax 4 hrs, 0 minILT4602 SE Delaware Ave., Des Moines, IA, 50312Kevin Leiby
11/6/2019 6:00:00 PMSTA-3805-4 / Scan Tool Analysis Modern Air Fuel ManagementThis class is a continuation of STA 3803 4 It will concentrate on air fuel management strategies as implemented on Advanced Tier platforms Air Fuel management has changed drastically in recent years and what we expect to see in fuel trim reactions to systems faults may not apply to today s vehicles Special emphasis will be placed on the effects of the downstream exhaust gas sensor on fuel control Completion of our earlier fuel trim classes is encouraged Topic discussed will include The Air Equation Air control Fuel delivery Feedback devices Control outside of stoichiometry Adaptive range and strategy The effects of secondary control Key PIDS and analysis 4 hrs, 0 minILT4028 Legend Ave, Fayetteville, NC, 28303Brian Ward
11/6/2019 6:30:00 PMAD-3000-8 / AD Pressure Waveform Acquisition Analysis From the Inside OutTechnicians with a good understanding of labscopes and engine mechanical operation can learn to leverage the power of pressure transducers in their diagnostic routine by attending this course Pressure waveform readings from the intake manifold combustion chamber and the exhaust stream can provide a wealth of information that can make difficult problems easy to find We will cover absolute and delta transducers and explain the characteristics and benefits of each The diagnostic approach will be demonstrated using real world examples and actual case studies Students will complete the course with the confidence to invest in the tooling needed to perform pressure testing and analysis to improve their accuracy and efficiency 8 hrs, 0 minILTDurham District School Board, Oshawa, ON, 0Canada TBDInstructor1
11/6/2019 6:30:00 PMAD-3000-8 / AD Pressure Waveform Acquisition Analysis From the Inside OutTechnicians with a good understanding of labscopes and engine mechanical operation can learn to leverage the power of pressure transducers in their diagnostic routine by attending this course Pressure waveform readings from the intake manifold combustion chamber and the exhaust stream can provide a wealth of information that can make difficult problems easy to find We will cover absolute and delta transducers and explain the characteristics and benefits of each The diagnostic approach will be demonstrated using real world examples and actual case studies Students will complete the course with the confidence to invest in the tooling needed to perform pressure testing and analysis to improve their accuracy and efficiency 8 hrs, 0 minILTLoyalist College, Belleville, ON, 0Lary Goudge
11/7/2019 8:00:00 AMCHS-5000-4 / CHS Noise Vibration and Harshness AnalysisSince man began to build machines for industrial use and especially since motors have been used to power them problems of vibration reduction and isolation have engaged engineers Gradually as vibration isolation and reduction techniques have become an integral part of machine design the need for accurate measurement and analysis of mechanical vibration has grown Over the last 15 or 20 years a whole new technology of vibration measurement has been developed which is suitable for investigating modern highly stressed high speed machinery Using piezoelectric accelerometers to convert vibratory motion into understandable data the process of measurement and analysis is efficiently performed by the versatile abilities of these electronics This class will show you how to use modern techniques to identify the vibration source track the transfer path and pinpoint the responding component 4 hrs, 0 minILT1550 Montgomery Highway, Hoover, AL, 35216Sam Strickland
11/7/2019 6:00:00 PMENG-2001-4 / ENG Leak Detection and Sealing SolutionsFinding the source of fluid leaks is a task every technician faces on a weekly if not daily basis Engineers fighting for every inch of room in the modern vehicle have added some difficulty to this task It s just a leak right But where is it originating and is there anything else I need to check before the repair Lighter and smaller components along with higher mechanical stresses make correct sealing techniques more critical than ever Sealing today s engines require utilization of the latest tools and technology Learn the techniques that will help you make accurate diagnosis and prevent costly comebacks 4 hrs, 0 minILT2888 Durham Rd, Roxboro, NC, 27573Ken Neal
11/7/2019 6:00:00 PMEQUIP-2908-4 / Autel MS908 Familiarization LiveThis 4 hour class is designed to improve understanding of the Autel 908 scan tool We will explore operation for techs that may not have attended any introductory training were not mentored or do not have experience using the Autel 908 or 908p The class will be taught from an Autel 908 connected to a running vehicle Students may or may not currently perform drivetrain diagnostics but have need to reset oil life monitors steering angle sensors perform ABS functions etc This class centers around the update process menu navigation data selection and bidirectional functions of the Autel 908 on various systems Students can bring their Autel Tablet VCI and Charger Optionally bring a USB cable and Borescope Simulators will be available for hands on exercises in the classroom This class will allow flexibility to answer specific tool use questions from the students in the class 4 hrs, 0 minILT10150 Airport Pkwy, Kingsport, TN, 37663David Patrick
11/7/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1419B / Vehicle Communication Breakdown 4hrThe expansion and use of multiple on board control units that communicate with each other in one or more networks in the vehicle has become complex In addition modern day networks such as Bluetooth and Ethernet that allow customers to run programs in the vehicle such as email GPS navigation calendar management etc means that diagnosing today s vehicle network related problems can be challenging to say the least This course will give you a thorough understanding of how modern vehicle networks operate and communicate have resources for gathering information concerning network codes and protocols and enhance your network diagnostic capability through case studies of actual vehicle network communication problems 4 hrs, 0 minILT8969 Park Dr, Ralston, NE, 68127Kevin Leiby
11/7/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5142-4 / LDD Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Fuel Systems and UpdatesIn 2008 Ford set out to develop their own diesel engine Breaking ties with their long time partner International Navistar This resulted in the release of the 6 7L Power Stroke engine in the 2011 model year The 6 7L engine is one of the most original diesel designs on the market This engine employs an advanced fuel system with a 30 000 psi rail pressure and piezo injectors along with a dual boost variable geometry turbocharger to provide plenty of torque at low engine speeds and a lot of power overall This class will focus on the operation and analysis of the engine s unique fuel system In addition the latest updates for this popular platform will be presented4 hrs, 0 minILT14211 SE Johnson Rd., Milwaukie, OR, 97267Charles Zimmerman
11/7/2019 6:00:00 PMSTA-3803-4SP / An lisis con herramienta de escaneo C mo entender y usar la informaci n de ajuste de combustibleEste curso est destinado a proporcionar a los t cnicos una comprensi n exhaustiva del ajuste del combustible Desde el circuito de control de combustible de retroalimentaci n hasta el reconocimiento de cu ndo la estrategia de control de combustible est fuera de la estequiometr a el objetivo de esta clase es permitir que los t cnicos diagnostiquen m s eficazmente una variedad de problemas de manejo utilizando datos de ajuste de combustible Los temas incluir n la definici n de los tipos de compensaci n de combustible las estrategias de c lculo de aire combustible y el uso de datos de ajuste de combustible de la herramienta de escaneo para fines de diagn stico Este curso utiliza estudios de casos de veh culos ilustrados para demostrar la aplicaci n pr ctica de t cnicas anal ticas y de diagn stico utilizadas por los mejores t cnicos de todo el pa s Aprenda a determinar qu pruebas de diagn stico deben realizarse y lo que es m s importante qu pruebas de diagn stico no es necesario realizar para localizar los problemas de manera r pida y precisa la primera vez 4 hrs, 0 minILT13324 Boyette Rd, Riverview, FL, 33569Gustavo Algozain
11/11/2019 4:00:00 PMEET-3001-8 / EET Application of Electrical Test ToolsUnderstanding electricity and electrical circuits is becoming the ultimate quest for the future automotive technician A good electrical foundation is not only a bonus as in the past but a necessity in the future Nothing will solidify the demand for a technician s skills in the future job market like electrical savvy Understanding what methods work what tools are available and what test to perform will make every technician more valuable and profitable for many years to come Electricity for the most part is unseen We will explore the tools that enable us to visualize what is happening on a circuit With the right tool a technician can predict the outcome of a circuit and compare the measurements obtained during testing to the expected values As simple as that sounds it gets complicated when how the tool is testing the circuit is not properly understood In this class we will explore both normal and faulted circuits and demonstrate proper electrical tool application 8 hrs, 0 minILT4682 Old Hwy 279, Verde Valley, AZ, 86322Kevin Leiby
11/11/2019 6:00:00 PMATV-6001-8 / Advanced Technology Vehicles Advanced Driver Assist SystemsYou have seen them publicized on television Advanced Driver Assist Systems ADAS that are developed to automate adapt enhance vehicle systems for safety and improved vehicle control Some features are designed to avoid collisions and accidents by offering technologies that alert the driver to potential problems Others to avoid collisions by implementing safeguards and taking over control of the vehicle Adaptive features may automate lighting provide adaptive cruise control automate braking incorporate GPS traffic warnings connect to smartphones alert driver to other cars or dangers keep the driver in the correct lane or show what is in blind spots These systems are entering the aftermarket repair world Be up to date on operation and diagnostic techniques that will enable you to keep these jobs profitably in your shop 8 hrs, 0 minILT2400 West Bradley Ave., Champaign, IL, 61821Louie Nelson
11/11/2019 6:00:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILT300 West Main Street, Spartanburg, SC, 29306Sam Strickland
11/11/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-3001-8 / EET Application of Electrical Test ToolsUnderstanding electricity and electrical circuits is becoming the ultimate quest for the future automotive technician A good electrical foundation is not only a bonus as in the past but a necessity in the future Nothing will solidify the demand for a technician s skills in the future job market like electrical savvy Understanding what methods work what tools are available and what test to perform will make every technician more valuable and profitable for many years to come Electricity for the most part is unseen We will explore the tools that enable us to visualize what is happening on a circuit With the right tool a technician can predict the outcome of a circuit and compare the measurements obtained during testing to the expected values As simple as that sounds it gets complicated when how the tool is testing the circuit is not properly understood In this class we will explore both normal and faulted circuits and demonstrate proper electrical tool application 8 hrs, 0 minILT6963 NW Loop 410, San Antonio, TX, 78238Glenn Young
11/11/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5010-4 / EET Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILT99 Aero Drive, Cheektowaga, NY, 14225John Gillespie
11/11/2019 6:00:00 PMGM-2510-8 / General Motors Platforms Operation and DiagnosisGeneral Motors has been improving and refining their powertrains and engine management system at an accelerated pace over the past few years This course will present the operation and diagnostic techniques the aftermarket will need to service this large segment of the repair market Each major GM system will be covered using not only OE tooling but capable aftermarket scan tools and techniques Topics will include Engine mechanical highlights Fuel system operation and diagnosis Ignition system operation and diagnosis Air Induction and turbocharging Emission components and monitoring strategies Network configuration and reprogramming Current service issues 8 hrs, 0 minILT2508 Blichmann Ave, Grand Junction, CO, 81505Tom Smith
11/11/2019 6:00:00 PMHVAC-4000-4 / Automotive HVAC UpdateThis HVAC Update class is designed to familiarize the shop and technicians with the current state of A C service While it is not designed as a complete A C refresher course it touches on many foundations from previous courses and adds current information regarding new technologies diagnostic techniques and the critical nature of HVAC systems today Who should attend Both technicians and customer service personnel Topics include Current equipment standards and how to verify capabilities The future with R 1234yf and how it will impact the service bays and customer satisfaction Real information on safety with new refrigerants Changes in leak detection and how to verify equipment operation A thorough review of the new service process and machines including video demonstrations A review of testing practices with added tools and techniques to save time and increase accuracy 4 hrs, 0 minILT11801 W Colonial Drive, Orlando, FL, 34761Rich Falco
11/11/2019 6:00:00 PMTOY-2520-8 / Toyota Platforms Operation and DiagnosisThis class is geared toward the technician with an established background in general engine management network electrical and body system operation and diagnosis The class will focus on using the tools service information and techniques provided by Toyota to service their systems The availability and use of specific features information and tips in diagnosis and repair that are unique to Toyota is the focus of the course Application of special tests specific data PIDs and signal information are all designed to save time Topics include TechStream Lite Usage and Data Analysis TIS Toyota Information System Repair Manual Navigation Key Documents Wiring Diagram Features and Use Powertrain Management Networking Operation and Tips Other Vehicle Systems and Components New Technologies8 hrs, 0 minILT43-500 Monterey Ave, Coachella Valley, CA, 92260Adam Robertson
11/11/2019 6:30:00 PMTOY-2520-8 / Toyota Platforms Operation and DiagnosisThis class is geared toward the technician with an established background in general engine management network electrical and body system operation and diagnosis The class will focus on using the tools service information and techniques provided by Toyota to service their systems The availability and use of specific features information and tips in diagnosis and repair that are unique to Toyota is the focus of the course Application of special tests specific data PIDs and signal information are all designed to save time Topics include TechStream Lite Usage and Data Analysis TIS Toyota Information System Repair Manual Navigation Key Documents Wiring Diagram Features and Use Powertrain Management Networking Operation and Tips Other Vehicle Systems and Components New Technologies8 hrs, 0 minILTBluewater Hall, Sarnia, ON, 0Lary Goudge
11/12/2019 6:00:00 PMAD-3000-8 / AD Pressure Waveform Acquisition Analysis From the Inside OutTechnicians with a good understanding of labscopes and engine mechanical operation can learn to leverage the power of pressure transducers in their diagnostic routine by attending this course Pressure waveform readings from the intake manifold combustion chamber and the exhaust stream can provide a wealth of information that can make difficult problems easy to find We will cover absolute and delta transducers and explain the characteristics and benefits of each The diagnostic approach will be demonstrated using real world examples and actual case studies Students will complete the course with the confidence to invest in the tooling needed to perform pressure testing and analysis to improve their accuracy and efficiency 8 hrs, 0 minILT8498 South Colorado Blvd, Littleton, CO, 80126Todd Doty
11/12/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-4201-4 / EET Digital Storage Oscilloscope Application TestingThis course presents practical application of digital storage oscilloscope DSO techniques Appropriate testing methods of major automotive systems including fuel ignition charging starting and engine mechanical will be presented Each system will be approached with the following questions What am I working on how does it work What questions do I need answers to for effective analysis What DSO technique can I use to obtain those answers What results should I expect 4 hrs, 0 minILT2307 W Beaver Creek Dr., Powell, TN, 37938David Patrick
11/12/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1200B / Essential ElectronicsEssential electronics is the first course in a series of classes exploring electrical system diagnosis and testing This course is the foundation of the series dealing with problems relating to electrical connections and wiring This course covers electrical theory as it applies to electrical diagnosis along with the how to properly perform a voltage drop test as well as when and why to perform this essential test The next steps of the electrical diagnostic process will also be introduced Establishing a thorough groundwork in the essentials of electronics leads to further problem solving skills that will better equip you to manage electrical problems as they occur All future essential electronics courses will build upon the information contained in this course 4 hrs, 0 minILT2304 West Broadway, Missoula, MT, 59808SCOTT NICHOLS
11/12/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1206B / Battery starting and charging systems testing 4 Diagnosis of batteries starters and alternators now include scan tool and capacitance testing coupled with the essential electronic skills you should posses This course focuses first on the essential skills of testing the battery starter and alternator followed by a review of current computerized starting and charging system technologies The course also teaches a detailed diagnostic process to accurately diagnose and service these common complex systems 4 hrs, 0 minILT6711 S Potomac, Centennial, CO, 80112Abel Castillo
11/12/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5142-4 / LDD Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Fuel Systems and UpdatesIn 2008 Ford set out to develop their own diesel engine Breaking ties with their long time partner International Navistar This resulted in the release of the 6 7L Power Stroke engine in the 2011 model year The 6 7L engine is one of the most original diesel designs on the market This engine employs an advanced fuel system with a 30 000 psi rail pressure and piezo injectors along with a dual boost variable geometry turbocharger to provide plenty of torque at low engine speeds and a lot of power overall This class will focus on the operation and analysis of the engine s unique fuel system In addition the latest updates for this popular platform will be presented4 hrs, 0 minILT1933 Fort Vancouver Way, Vancouver, WA, 98663Charles Zimmerman
11/13/2019 6:00:00 PMATV-6001-8 / ATV Advanced Driver Assist SystemsYou have seen them publicized on television Advanced Driver Assist Systems ADAS that are developed to automate adapt enhance vehicle systems for safety and improved vehicle control Some features are designed to avoid collisions and accidents by offering technologies that alert the driver to potential problems Others to avoid collisions by implementing safeguards and taking over control of the vehicle Adaptive features may automate lighting provide adaptive cruise control automate braking incorporate GPS traffic warnings connect to smartphones alert driver to other cars or dangers keep the driver in the correct lane or show what is in blind spots These systems are entering the aftermarket repair world Be up to date on operation and diagnostic techniques that will enable you to keep these jobs profitably in your shop 8 hrs, 0 minILT5327 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Fredericksburg, VA, 22408Brandon Steckler
11/13/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-3001-8 / EET Application of Electrical Test ToolsUnderstanding electricity and electrical circuits is becoming the ultimate quest for the future automotive technician A good electrical foundation is not only a bonus as in the past but a necessity in the future Nothing will solidify the demand for a technician s skills in the future job market like electrical savvy Understanding what methods work what tools are available and what test to perform will make every technician more valuable and profitable for many years to come Electricity for the most part is unseen We will explore the tools that enable us to visualize what is happening on a circuit With the right tool a technician can predict the outcome of a circuit and compare the measurements obtained during testing to the expected values As simple as that sounds it gets complicated when how the tool is testing the circuit is not properly understood In this class we will explore both normal and faulted circuits and demonstrate proper electrical tool application 8 hrs, 0 minILT316 S Beltline Blvd, Columbia, SC, 29205Sam Strickland
11/13/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-3001-8 / EET Application of Electrical Test ToolsUnderstanding electricity and electrical circuits is becoming the ultimate quest for the future automotive technician A good electrical foundation is not only a bonus as in the past but a necessity in the future Nothing will solidify the demand for a technician s skills in the future job market like electrical savvy Understanding what methods work what tools are available and what test to perform will make every technician more valuable and profitable for many years to come Electricity for the most part is unseen We will explore the tools that enable us to visualize what is happening on a circuit With the right tool a technician can predict the outcome of a circuit and compare the measurements obtained during testing to the expected values As simple as that sounds it gets complicated when how the tool is testing the circuit is not properly understood In this class we will explore both normal and faulted circuits and demonstrate proper electrical tool application 8 hrs, 0 minILT34928 McMurtrey Ave, Bakersfield , CA, 93308Adam Robertson
11/13/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-4200-4 / EET Digital Storage Oscilloscope Setup Operation The Digital Storage Oscilloscope DSO is fast becoming a primary tool for the automotive diagnostic technician The setup and operation of the DSO is presented so that a technician can take advantage of the tool s many features Learn to set up the DSO to acquire a correct waveform store it for future reference and interpret the waveform for diagnostic purposes Voltage settings time base and triggering techniques are covered so that any signal may be displayed and analyzed accurately and efficiently If you are considering buying or already own a scope this class will provide information that will allow you to confidently use a DSO to aid in your diagnostic process 4 hrs, 0 minILTTBD, Sevierville, TN, 0David Patrick
11/13/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5000-8 / EET Stop Start TechnologiesMany vehicles are now being engineered with Stop Start technology Implementing automated stop start technology in today s vehicles is a cost effective way to improve fuel economy and reduce emissions without affecting consumer acceptance A Stop Start system operates by cutting off the engine when the vehicle comes to a complete standstill and automatically re starts the engine when the driver releases the brake pedal This operating strategy is often utilized in full hybrid electric vehicles that have powerful electric systems but is becoming more popular in non hybrid vehicles that use traditional starter battery configurations We will cover manufactures using stop start technology dual battery and robust starter motor technologies common components found on each system diagnostic evaluation and repair methods and review important best service practices to handle working on vehicle s equipped with Stop Start systems 8 hrs, 0 minILT850 Critter Ct., Steamboat Springs, CO, 80487Tom Smith
11/13/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5010-4 / EET Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILT6401 Gorski Rd., Fairview, PA, 16415John Gillespie
11/13/2019 6:00:00 PMENG-2001-4 / Engine Technology Leak Detection and Sealing SolutionsFinding the source of fluid leaks is a task every technician faces on a weekly if not daily basis Engineers fighting for every inch of room in the modern vehicle have added some difficulty to this task It s just a leak right But where is it originating and is there anything else I need to check before the repair Lighter and smaller components along with higher mechanical stresses make correct sealing techniques more critical than ever Sealing today s engines require utilization of the latest tools and technology Learn the techniques that will help you make accurate diagnosis and prevent costly comebacks 4 hrs, 0 minILT8 Blue Devil Drive, Peotone, IL, 60468Louie Nelson
11/13/2019 6:00:00 PMGDI-4201-4 / GDI Essential Operation TestingGasoline direct injection is rapidly being adopted by most vehicle manufactures in an attempt to meet more stringent CAF and EPA emissions standards This course covers the commonly used components of a GDI system and makes their function and operation easy to understand Learn how GDI fuel injector function and control differs from older PFI systems Explore case studies which illustrate how high pressure fuel pump function and timing affects engine performance This course is intended for working technicians as well as customer facing personnel who would like to improve their communication skills regarding gasoline direct injection systems and their potential problems 4 hrs, 0 minILTTBD, Sevierville, TN, 0David Patrick
11/13/2019 6:00:00 PMGM-2510-8 / General Motors Platforms Operation and DiagnosisGeneral Motors has been improving and refining their powertrains and engine management system at an accelerated pace over the past few years This course will present the operation and diagnostic techniques the aftermarket will need to service this large segment of the repair market Each major GM system will be covered using not only OE tooling but capable aftermarket scan tools and techniques Topics will include Engine mechanical highlights Fuel system operation and diagnosis Ignition system operation and diagnosis Air Induction and turbocharging Emission components and monitoring strategies Network configuration and reprogramming Current service issues 8 hrs, 0 minILT5001 Lake Land Blvd., Mattoon, IL, 61938Kevin Roberts
11/13/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1200B / Essential ElectronicsEssential electronics is the first course in a series of classes exploring electrical system diagnosis and testing This course is the foundation of the series dealing with problems relating to electrical connections and wiring This course covers electrical theory as it applies to electrical diagnosis along with the how to properly perform a voltage drop test as well as when and why to perform this essential test The next steps of the electrical diagnostic process will also be introduced Establishing a thorough groundwork in the essentials of electronics leads to further problem solving skills that will better equip you to manage electrical problems as they occur All future essential electronics courses will build upon the information contained in this course 4 hrs, 0 minILT1100 Commerce Drive, Prescott, AZ, 86305Kevin Leiby
11/13/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1202B / Using Digital Multi MetersTechnology is rapidly changing in the automotive world Electrical and electronic circuitry seems to permeate every system of the vehicle and continues to get more complex Diagnosing and repairing these complex vehicle systems requires diagnostic tools that provide accurate information The digital multi meter or DVOM is one of the most basic and most common pieces of diagnostic equipment In this class you will learn how to fully leverage the DVOM and will be introduced to a new revolutionary diagnostic technique using a simple DVOM 4 hrs, 0 minILTTBD, Sevierville, TN, 0David Patrick
11/13/2019 6:00:00 PMSTA-4000-4 / J 2534 Domestic Programming UpdateJ2534 is a constantly changing arena of technology As the need for programming in the shop bay increases especially with mandated OE diagnostic software being provided for use with a J Device technicians have to be more familiar with the J2534 process This class will focus on the need for J2534 today The current information for hardware setup software configurations and changing OE websites will be covered in detail Topics will include Computer and operating system setup Java and Browser security configurations J Device selection and management OE websites and APIs The reprogramming process Problems and solutions4 hrs, 0 minILT4748 S Beneva Rd, Sarasota, FL, 34233Rich Falco
11/13/2019 6:00:00 PMTBD4HR / Tbd4hrThis is a date place holder The course topic will be determined ASAP4 hrs, 0 minILT238 SW Military Drive, Suite 101, San Antonio, TX, 78221Glenn Young
11/13/2019 6:00:00 PMTBD8HR / TBD8HRThis is a date place holder The course topic will be determined ASAP8 hrs, 0 minILT401 West Lake Street, Northlake, IL, 60164Kevin Roberts
11/13/2019 6:00:00 PMVFL-1030-4 / Vehicle Fluids Lubricant Filtration TechnologiesStudents attending this class will actively use provided worksheets and other support material to understand modern lubricants and fi ltration technologies We will discuss advanced gasoline engine technologies which rely on proper OE oil formulations to work properly We will examine the choices the consumer has with choosing the correct oil and fi lter media for their vehicles so we can protect their powertrain warranty Additionally we will explore laboratory analysis of oils to fully understand what occurs to the oil in its useful life and how much life is left in it at the drain interval The material presented in this class will enable today s technician to understand why oil is an engineered part of a more complex drivetrain 4 hrs, 0 minILT100 Cook St, Billerica, MA, 01821Joe Smith
11/14/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1316 / Essential EVAP Diagnostics Part 2In Part 2 of the EVAP series we will take an in depth look at the various Key Off EVAP systems With the ever tightening emission standards the EPA is cracking down on may pollutants including hydrocarbons EVAP systems are designed to limit the amount of hydrocarbon emissions and the on board diagnostic software is tasked with evaluating the ability of the EVAP system to contain hydrocarbons Trying to diagnose system integrity down to 010 is posing significant challenges for the engineers Key Off EVAP systems are designed to allow diagnostics to the 010 level by eliminating fuel slosh which is a by product of engine running testing as covered in this series In this Course CTI will show how to diagnose these Key Off systems which can be as simple as a software change to a full hardware package including vacuum and electric pressurizing pumps 4 hrs, 0 minILT50 Jenckes Hill Rd., Lincoln, RI, 02865Joe Smith
11/14/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5142-4 / LDD Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Fuel Systems and UpdatesIn 2008 Ford set out to develop their own diesel engine Breaking ties with their long time partner International Navistar This resulted in the release of the 6 7L Power Stroke engine in the 2011 model year The 6 7L engine is one of the most original diesel designs on the market This engine employs an advanced fuel system with a 30 000 psi rail pressure and piezo injectors along with a dual boost variable geometry turbocharger to provide plenty of torque at low engine speeds and a lot of power overall This class will focus on the operation and analysis of the engine s unique fuel system In addition the latest updates for this popular platform will be presented4 hrs, 0 minILT1868 N Power Rd., Mesa, AZ, 85205Kevin Leiby
11/14/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5142-4 / LDD Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Fuel Systems and UpdatesIn 2008 Ford set out to develop their own diesel engine Breaking ties with their long time partner International Navistar This resulted in the release of the 6 7L Power Stroke engine in the 2011 model year The 6 7L engine is one of the most original diesel designs on the market This engine employs an advanced fuel system with a 30 000 psi rail pressure and piezo injectors along with a dual boost variable geometry turbocharger to provide plenty of torque at low engine speeds and a lot of power overall This class will focus on the operation and analysis of the engine s unique fuel system In addition the latest updates for this popular platform will be presented4 hrs, 0 minILT216 South Main Street, Palmyra, MO, 63461Louie Nelson
11/14/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5142-4 / LDD Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Fuel Systems and UpdatesIn 2008 Ford set out to develop their own diesel engine Breaking ties with their long time partner International Navistar This resulted in the release of the 6 7L Power Stroke engine in the 2011 model year The 6 7L engine is one of the most original diesel designs on the market This engine employs an advanced fuel system with a 30 000 psi rail pressure and piezo injectors along with a dual boost variable geometry turbocharger to provide plenty of torque at low engine speeds and a lot of power overall This class will focus on the operation and analysis of the engine s unique fuel system In addition the latest updates for this popular platform will be presented4 hrs, 0 minILT8620 S. Hosmer Street, Tacoma, WA, 98444Charles Zimmerman
11/14/2019 6:00:00 PMSTA-4000-4 / J 2534 Domestic Programming UpdateJ2534 is a constantly changing arena of technology As the need for programming in the shop bay increases especially with mandated OE diagnostic software being provided for use with a J Device technicians have to be more familiar with the J2534 process This class will focus on the need for J2534 today The current information for hardware setup software configurations and changing OE websites will be covered in detail Topics will include Computer and operating system setup Java and Browser security configurations J Device selection and management OE websites and APIs The reprogramming process Problems and solutions4 hrs, 0 minILT13324 Boyette Rd, Riverview, FL, 33569Rich Falco
11/14/2019 6:00:00 PMTBD4HR / Tbd4hrThis is a date place holder The course topic will be determined ASAP4 hrs, 0 minILT101 Baldwin Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX, 78404Glenn Young
11/16/2019 8:00:00 AMBMW-5214-8 / Mini Powertrain 4 Topics Covered MINI Engines and transmissions from 2007 to present Covering N12 N14 N16 N18 B36 B38 B46 B48 engines in detail Direct injection fuel system design components troubleshooting and updates Turbocharging system operational overview and diagnosis of boost related failures Timing Chain Known failures preventive inspections and corrective repair procedures including special tool setups and parts updates Design and function of ULEV and SULEV engines Review of changes made to comply with enhanced emission standards Electronically controlled variable displacement oil pump operation and design changes from N 07 14 to B 15 present engines VANOS variants changes updates plus diagnostic routines and techniques Manual Transmission S A C Self Adjusting Clutch Dual Mass flywheel and Pendulum Flywheel Installation procedures to avoid premature failures Automatic Transmissions Design service failure patterns including the ASIN 6 speed transmission MSA automatic engine Start Stop operational function enabling and inhibiting criteria Including many other powertrain common issues and repair tips Bonus Material Learn what Predictive Drivetrain means for current and future MINI vehicles 8 hrs, 0 minILT15920 West Valley Highway, Seattle, WA, 98188Drew Wolfe
11/16/2019 8:00:00 AMMBZ-5301-8 / MBZ Chrysler SprinterTBD8 hrs, 0 minILT1501 Lake Hearn Drive, Atlanta, GA, 30319Nathan Canson
11/18/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-4201-4 / Effective Electrical Troubleshooting Digital Storage Oscilloscope Application TestingThis course presents practical application of digital storage oscilloscope DSO techniques Appropriate testing methods of major automotive systems including fuel ignition charging starting and engine mechanical will be presented Each system will be approached with the following questions What am I working on how does it work What questions do I need answers to for effective analysis What DSO technique can I use to obtain those answers What results should I expect 4 hrs, 0 minILT227 North Pleasantburg Drive, Greenville, SC, 29607Tanner Brandt
11/18/2019 6:00:00 PMGM-2510-8 / General Motors Platforms Operation and DiagnosisGeneral Motors has been improving and refining their powertrains and engine management system at an accelerated pace over the past few years This course will present the operation and diagnostic techniques the aftermarket will need to service this large segment of the repair market Each major GM system will be covered using not only OE tooling but capable aftermarket scan tools and techniques Topics will include Engine mechanical highlights Fuel system operation and diagnosis Ignition system operation and diagnosis Air Induction and turbocharging Emission components and monitoring strategies Network configuration and reprogramming Current service issues 8 hrs, 0 minILT2204 W. Prairie St., Denton, TX, 76201Glenn Young
11/18/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1413 / Advanced Mode 06Mode 06 is the scan tool s request for the latest test results from the PCM for all non continuous monitors This concept was first introduced in OBD 203 Now we will cover practical uses of Mode 06 deal with the difficult Mode 06 information from GM and Chrysler and review the changes in Mode 06 on CAN vehicles The use of Mode 06 during routine diagnosis and repair verification is easy efficient and profitable Don t dismiss this valuable information It will save you time if used correctly 8 hrs, 0 minILT5008 Airport Road, Roanoke, VA, 24012Brandon Steckler
11/18/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5142-4 / LDD Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Fuel Systems and UpdatesIn 2008 Ford set out to develop their own diesel engine Breaking ties with their long time partner International Navistar This resulted in the release of the 6 7L Power Stroke engine in the 2011 model year The 6 7L engine is one of the most original diesel designs on the market This engine employs an advanced fuel system with a 30 000 psi rail pressure and piezo injectors along with a dual boost variable geometry turbocharger to provide plenty of torque at low engine speeds and a lot of power overall This class will focus on the operation and analysis of the engine s unique fuel system In addition the latest updates for this popular platform will be presented4 hrs, 0 minILT2611 Corporate West Drive, Lisle, IL, 60532Louie Nelson
11/18/2019 6:00:00 PMTBD4HR / Tbd4hrThis is a date place holder The course topic will be determined ASAP4 hrs, 0 minILT3635 4th Ave., Moline, IL, 61265Kevin Roberts
11/18/2019 6:00:00 PMVFL-1030-4 / Vehicle Fluids Lubricant Filtration TechnologiesStudents attending this class will actively use provided worksheets and other support material to understand modern lubricants and fi ltration technologies We will discuss advanced gasoline engine technologies which rely on proper OE oil formulations to work properly We will examine the choices the consumer has with choosing the correct oil and fi lter media for their vehicles so we can protect their powertrain warranty Additionally we will explore laboratory analysis of oils to fully understand what occurs to the oil in its useful life and how much life is left in it at the drain interval The material presented in this class will enable today s technician to understand why oil is an engineered part of a more complex drivetrain 4 hrs, 0 minILT30335 Oregon Rd., Perrysburg, OH, 43551Kevin Leiby
11/18/2019 6:30:00 PMTOY-2520-8 / Toyota Platforms Operation and DiagnosisThis class is geared toward the technician with an established background in general engine management network electrical and body system operation and diagnosis The class will focus on using the tools service information and techniques provided by Toyota to service their systems The availability and use of specific features information and tips in diagnosis and repair that are unique to Toyota is the focus of the course Application of special tests specific data PIDs and signal information are all designed to save time Topics include TechStream Lite Usage and Data Analysis TIS Toyota Information System Repair Manual Navigation Key Documents Wiring Diagram Features and Use Powertrain Management Networking Operation and Tips Other Vehicle Systems and Components New Technologies8 hrs, 0 minILTHuron Heights Secondary School, Kitchener, ON, 0Lary Goudge
11/19/2019 6:00:00 PMATV-6001-8 / Advanced Technology Vehicles Advanced Driver Assist SystemsYou have seen them publicized on television Advanced Driver Assist Systems ADAS that are developed to automate adapt enhance vehicle systems for safety and improved vehicle control Some features are designed to avoid collisions and accidents by offering technologies that alert the driver to potential problems Others to avoid collisions by implementing safeguards and taking over control of the vehicle Adaptive features may automate lighting provide adaptive cruise control automate braking incorporate GPS traffic warnings connect to smartphones alert driver to other cars or dangers keep the driver in the correct lane or show what is in blind spots These systems are entering the aftermarket repair world Be up to date on operation and diagnostic techniques that will enable you to keep these jobs profitably in your shop 8 hrs, 0 minILT644 Fourth Avenue West, Kalispell, MT, 59901DAVID BUTTARS
11/19/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-3001-8 / EET Application of Electrical Test ToolsUnderstanding electricity and electrical circuits is becoming the ultimate quest for the future automotive technician A good electrical foundation is not only a bonus as in the past but a necessity in the future Nothing will solidify the demand for a technician s skills in the future job market like electrical savvy Understanding what methods work what tools are available and what test to perform will make every technician more valuable and profitable for many years to come Electricity for the most part is unseen We will explore the tools that enable us to visualize what is happening on a circuit With the right tool a technician can predict the outcome of a circuit and compare the measurements obtained during testing to the expected values As simple as that sounds it gets complicated when how the tool is testing the circuit is not properly understood In this class we will explore both normal and faulted circuits and demonstrate proper electrical tool application 8 hrs, 0 minILT1808 B St., Hayward, CA, 94541Adam Robertson
11/19/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5010-4 / EET Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILT3710 W Dublin Granville Road, Columbus, OH, 43235Kevin Leiby
11/19/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-3005-4 / LDD Exhaust Aftertreatment SystemsSince 2007 all light duty diesel vehicles sold in the United States are equipped with an exhaust aftertreatment system of some type Those technologies can include diesel oxidation catalysts NOx catalysts diesel particulate filters selective catalyst reduction using diesel emissions fluids or any combination of these subsystems This class will present the operation and design of these complex systems along with techniques for effective diagnosis Skills and knowledge from this class cannot only be applied to today s pickups and vans but also diesel equipped cars 4 hrs, 0 minILT452 Anderson Road S., Rock Hill, SC, 29730David Patrick
11/19/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5142-4 / LDD Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Fuel Systems and UpdatesIn 2008 Ford set out to develop their own diesel engine Breaking ties with their long time partner International Navistar This resulted in the release of the 6 7L Power Stroke engine in the 2011 model year The 6 7L engine is one of the most original diesel designs on the market This engine employs an advanced fuel system with a 30 000 psi rail pressure and piezo injectors along with a dual boost variable geometry turbocharger to provide plenty of torque at low engine speeds and a lot of power overall This class will focus on the operation and analysis of the engine s unique fuel system In addition the latest updates for this popular platform will be presented4 hrs, 0 minILT18750 Common Road, Roseville, MI, 48066Louie Nelson
11/20/2019 6:00:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILT4001 Elizabeth St, Pueblo, CO, 81008Tom Smith
11/20/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-3502-4 / Effective Electrical Troubleshooting Diagnostic Application of Wiring SchematicsThis course guides technicians through the effective use of wiring schematics as a diagnostic tool Learn to combine schematics circuit operation information and power flow techniques along with applied circuit principles to diagnose problems quickly and accurately Find electrical faults fast by recognizing the characteristics of shorts opens and high resistance circuit problems Learn the most effective tools and techniques to use for a given fault During this interactive course students will use selected schematics to diagnose assigned circuit problems and conditions 4 hrs, 0 minILT258 Murdock Rd, Troutman, NC, 28166David Patrick
11/20/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5010-4 / Effective Electrical Troubleshooting Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILT2470 Old Bridge Road, Bay City, MI, 48706Louie Nelson
11/20/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1000 / Vehicle Valvetrains Operation and DiagnosisVariable Valve Timing VVT systems have been in production for over 20 years and are used by every manufacturer to provide torque and emissions controls by manipulating the timing of the valve train Today these systems go beyond valve timing to include variable displacement technology as well as variable valve lift These systems are quite complicated and are susceptible to failure when not properly maintained Diagnosing these complicated systems can be a challenge without a good understanding of how the various systems function and how to use the scan tool to diagnose their operation This course focuses on the theory operation and diagnosis of current vehicle valvetrain designs 8 hrs, 0 minILT1815 Front Street, Durham, NC, 27705Rich Falco
11/20/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1413 / Advanced Mode 06Mode 06 is the scan tool s request for the latest test results from the PCM for all non continuous monitors This concept was first introduced in OBD 203 Now we will cover practical uses of Mode 06 deal with the difficult Mode 06 information from GM and Chrysler and review the changes in Mode 06 on CAN vehicles The use of Mode 06 during routine diagnosis and repair verification is easy efficient and profitable Don t dismiss this valuable information It will save you time if used correctly 8 hrs, 0 minILT7129 Staples Mills Rd, Henrico, VA, 23228Brandon Steckler
11/20/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5140-8 / Light Duty Diesel Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Operation and DiagnosisThis class will present a full and detailed look at current Ford 6 7 Powerstroke diesel operation and diagnosis It is designed to not only leverage OE techniques but also compare those to what most shops have available in the aftermarket Topics will include Engine feature overview Fuel systems Glow plug control emissions systems including Aftertreatment Air management and turbocharging Service issues OE vs aftermarket scan tool functions An overview of current TSBs 8 hrs, 0 minILT402 Main Street, Allenton, WI, 53002Kevin Roberts
11/20/2019 6:00:00 PMTOY-2520-8 / Toyota Platforms Operation and DiagnosisThis class is geared toward the technician with an established background in general engine management network electrical and body system operation and diagnosis The class will focus on using the tools service information and techniques provided by Toyota to service their systems The availability and use of specific features information and tips in diagnosis and repair that are unique to Toyota is the focus of the course Application of special tests specific data PIDs and signal information are all designed to save time Topics include TechStream Lite Usage and Data Analysis TIS Toyota Information System Repair Manual Navigation Key Documents Wiring Diagram Features and Use Powertrain Management Networking Operation and Tips Other Vehicle Systems and Components New Technologies8 hrs, 0 minILT2357 Chester Blvd., Richmond, IN, 47374Kevin Leiby
11/21/2019 6:00:00 PMAD-3000-8 / Pressure Waveform Acquisition Analysis From the Inside OutTechnicians with a good understanding of labscopes and engine mechanical operation can learn to leverage the power of pressure transducers in their diagnostic routine by attending this course Pressure waveform readings from the intake manifold combustion chamber and the exhaust stream can provide a wealth of information that can make difficult problems easy to find We will cover absolute and delta transducers and explain the characteristics and benefits of each The diagnostic approach will be demonstrated using real world examples and actual case studies Students will complete the course with the confidence to invest in the tooling needed to perform pressure testing and analysis to improve their accuracy and efficiency 8 hrs, 0 minILT1239 East Main St, Riverhead, NY, 11901Brian Ward
11/21/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5010-4 / EET Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILT2016 Warehouse Road, Normal, IL, 61790Louie Nelson
11/21/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1419B / Vehicle Communication Breakdown 4hrThe expansion and use of multiple on board control units that communicate with each other in one or more networks in the vehicle has become complex In addition modern day networks such as Bluetooth and Ethernet that allow customers to run programs in the vehicle such as email GPS navigation calendar management etc means that diagnosing today s vehicle network related problems can be challenging to say the least This course will give you a thorough understanding of how modern vehicle networks operate and communicate have resources for gathering information concerning network codes and protocols and enhance your network diagnostic capability through case studies of actual vehicle network communication problems 4 hrs, 0 minILT2615 Warren Road, Reading, PA, 19604Tim Iezzi
11/21/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5142-4 / LDD Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Fuel Systems and UpdatesIn 2008 Ford set out to develop their own diesel engine Breaking ties with their long time partner International Navistar This resulted in the release of the 6 7L Power Stroke engine in the 2011 model year The 6 7L engine is one of the most original diesel designs on the market This engine employs an advanced fuel system with a 30 000 psi rail pressure and piezo injectors along with a dual boost variable geometry turbocharger to provide plenty of torque at low engine speeds and a lot of power overall This class will focus on the operation and analysis of the engine s unique fuel system In addition the latest updates for this popular platform will be presented4 hrs, 0 minILT2100 16th Ave S., Great Falls, MT, 59405DAVID BUTTARS
11/21/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5211-4 / LDD Duramax LML and LGHThe Duramax maintenance and repair market requires the understanding of many RPO code specific systems and testing procedures LDD 5211 4 focuses exclusively on the 2010 5 2016 LML and LGH Duramax engine designs Approximately 60 of the LML LGH engine has been re engineered to accommodate emissions horsepower and torque improvements These changes include a newly designed high pressure pump piezo injectors and a SCR aftertreatment system A technician attending this class will be guided through each of the LML LGH systems in detail and receive clear descriptions of operation and specific testing procedures Focusing on complete system analysis is critical to isolating the root cause of component failure and can save wasted time and money when repairing the LML LGH Duramax 4 hrs, 0 minILT10325 E. 49th Ave, Denver, CO, 80239Todd Doty
11/23/2019 8:00:00 AMBMW-5304-16 / BMW Engine 4 BMW Engine 4 A 2 day training course covering all BMW gasoline engines from 2007 to 2017 N20 N26 N54 N55 N63 N63TU N63TU2 N74 B48 and B58 Detailed functional descriptions and real world approaches to diagnosis and repair for Valvetronic Evolution and implementation into the turbo direct injection motor Turbocharging Technology Diagnosis and repair of boost related problems on both conventional and twin scroll designs Fuel Delivery Systems Pattern failures of the low and high pressure circuits with an emphasis on a diagnostic routine using fuel trim Misfire Analysis How to determine if the misfire is a failure in the ignition system fuel delivery or air management system Variable Camshaft Timing VANOS Operation and system changes over the last decade Diagnostic and repair solutions for various failure scenarios Evaporative Emissions Systems Operation components and diagnosis including DMTL and NVLD Practical diagnosis and repair techniques for common mechanical failures including timing chains leaks oil consumption and more BMW Cooling Systems An in depth understanding of the various aspects of the modern cooling system technology Including electric pumps map cooling variable circuits and indirect charge air cooling Service and maintenance recommendations and best practices 16 hrs, 0 minILT7000 Place Robert Joncas, Montreal, QC, H4M 2Z5Luke Murray
11/25/2019 6:00:00 PMAD-3000-8 / AD Pressure Waveform Acquisition Analysis From the Inside OutTechnicians with a good understanding of labscopes and engine mechanical operation can learn to leverage the power of pressure transducers in their diagnostic routine by attending this course Pressure waveform readings from the intake manifold combustion chamber and the exhaust stream can provide a wealth of information that can make difficult problems easy to find We will cover absolute and delta transducers and explain the characteristics and benefits of each The diagnostic approach will be demonstrated using real world examples and actual case studies Students will complete the course with the confidence to invest in the tooling needed to perform pressure testing and analysis to improve their accuracy and efficiency 8 hrs, 0 minILT2703 Jewett Ave., Highland , IN, 46322Louie Nelson
11/25/2019 6:00:00 PMAD-3000-8 / Pressure Waveform Acquisition Analysis From the Inside OutTechnicians with a good understanding of labscopes and engine mechanical operation can learn to leverage the power of pressure transducers in their diagnostic routine by attending this course Pressure waveform readings from the intake manifold combustion chamber and the exhaust stream can provide a wealth of information that can make difficult problems easy to find We will cover absolute and delta transducers and explain the characteristics and benefits of each The diagnostic approach will be demonstrated using real world examples and actual case studies Students will complete the course with the confidence to invest in the tooling needed to perform pressure testing and analysis to improve their accuracy and efficiency 8 hrs, 0 minILT1500 Route 57, Washington, NJ, 7882Brian Ward
11/25/2019 6:00:00 PMCHS-5000-4 / Chassis Steering and Suspension Noise Vibration and Harshness AnalysisSince man began to build machines for industrial use and especially since motors have been used to power them problems of vibration reduction and isolation have engaged engineers Gradually as vibration isolation and reduction techniques have become an integral part of machine design the need for accurate measurement and analysis of mechanical vibration has grown Over the last 15 or 20 years a whole new technology of vibration measurement has been developed which is suitable for investigating modern highly stressed high speed machinery Using piezoelectric accelerometers to convert vibratory motion into understandable data the process of measurement and analysis is efficiently performed by the versatile abilities of these electronics This class will show you how to use modern techniques to identify the vibration source track the transfer path and pinpoint the responding component 4 hrs, 0 minILT1609 8th St., Modesto, CA, 95350Adam Robertson
11/25/2019 6:00:00 PMCHS-5000-4 / CHS Noise Vibration and Harshness AnalysisSince man began to build machines for industrial use and especially since motors have been used to power them problems of vibration reduction and isolation have engaged engineers Gradually as vibration isolation and reduction techniques have become an integral part of machine design the need for accurate measurement and analysis of mechanical vibration has grown Over the last 15 or 20 years a whole new technology of vibration measurement has been developed which is suitable for investigating modern highly stressed high speed machinery Using piezoelectric accelerometers to convert vibratory motion into understandable data the process of measurement and analysis is efficiently performed by the versatile abilities of these electronics This class will show you how to use modern techniques to identify the vibration source track the transfer path and pinpoint the responding component 4 hrs, 0 minILT6100 154th Ave. North, Clearwater, FL, 33760Rich Falco
11/25/2019 6:00:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILT800 NW Conifer Dr., Grand Rapids, MN, 55744Tom Smith
11/25/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-4200-4 / EET Digital Storage Oscilloscope Setup Operation The Digital Storage Oscilloscope DSO is fast becoming a primary tool for the automotive diagnostic technician The setup and operation of the DSO is presented so that a technician can take advantage of the tool s many features Learn to set up the DSO to acquire a correct waveform store it for future reference and interpret the waveform for diagnostic purposes Voltage settings time base and triggering techniques are covered so that any signal may be displayed and analyzed accurately and efficiently If you are considering buying or already own a scope this class will provide information that will allow you to confidently use a DSO to aid in your diagnostic process 4 hrs, 0 minILT6301 Kirkwood Blvd SW, Cedar Rapids, IA, 52404Kevin Leiby
11/25/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5010-4 / EET Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILT670 Lordship Blvd, Stratford, CT, 06615John Gillespie
11/26/2019 6:00:00 PMCHS-5000-4 / Chassis Steering and Suspension Noise Vibration and Harshness AnalysisSince man began to build machines for industrial use and especially since motors have been used to power them problems of vibration reduction and isolation have engaged engineers Gradually as vibration isolation and reduction techniques have become an integral part of machine design the need for accurate measurement and analysis of mechanical vibration has grown Over the last 15 or 20 years a whole new technology of vibration measurement has been developed which is suitable for investigating modern highly stressed high speed machinery Using piezoelectric accelerometers to convert vibratory motion into understandable data the process of measurement and analysis is efficiently performed by the versatile abilities of these electronics This class will show you how to use modern techniques to identify the vibration source track the transfer path and pinpoint the responding component 4 hrs, 0 minILT155 N Sunnyside Ave, Clovis, CA, 93611Adam Robertson
11/26/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-4201-4 / Effective Electrical Troubleshooting Digital Storage Oscilloscope Application TestingThis course presents practical application of digital storage oscilloscope DSO techniques Appropriate testing methods of major automotive systems including fuel ignition charging starting and engine mechanical will be presented Each system will be approached with the following questions What am I working on how does it work What questions do I need answers to for effective analysis What DSO technique can I use to obtain those answers What results should I expect 4 hrs, 0 minILT6301 Kirkwood Blvd SW, Cedar Rapids, IA, 52404Kevin Leiby
11/26/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5010-4 / EET Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILT215 Business Park Dr, Armonk, NY, 10504John Gillespie
11/26/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1415B / Modern Diagnostic Routines Cylinder Pressure Analysis 4 hr With so many differing ways to diagnose driveability problems how do you decide which procedure will yield the most information CTI s newest Diagnostic Series Modern Diagnostic Routines will explore the latest information gathering techniques purpose built with speed and accuracy in mind The first course in this series will provide you with procedures you can use to gain the most usable knowledge regarding cylinder pressures from your pressure transducer Seasoned pros and those new to pressure transducers will all benefit from the wealth of knowledge this course will provide as your CTI instructor shows you how to use pressure mapping with captures from any brand of lab scope 4 hrs, 0 minILT150 Atler Street, Broomfield, CO, 80031Todd Doty
11/26/2019 6:30:00 PMEET-5010-4 / EET Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILTLoyalist College, Belleville, ON, 0James Shields
11/27/2019 3:00:00 PMATV-6001-8 / Advanced Technology Vehicles Advanced Driver Assist SystemsYou have seen them publicized on television Advanced Driver Assist Systems ADAS that are developed to automate adapt enhance vehicle systems for safety and improved vehicle control Some features are designed to avoid collisions and accidents by offering technologies that alert the driver to potential problems Others to avoid collisions by implementing safeguards and taking over control of the vehicle Adaptive features may automate lighting provide adaptive cruise control automate braking incorporate GPS traffic warnings connect to smartphones alert driver to other cars or dangers keep the driver in the correct lane or show what is in blind spots These systems are entering the aftermarket repair world Be up to date on operation and diagnostic techniques that will enable you to keep these jobs profitably in your shop 8 hrs, 0 minILTRay Mac Distributors, Chatham, ON, 0Lary Goudge
11/27/2019 6:30:00 PMEET-5010-4 / EET Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILTAthens District High School , Athens, ON, 0James Shields
11/27/2019 6:30:00 PMLDD-5140-8 / LDD Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Operation and DiagnosisThis class will present a full and detailed look at current Ford 6 7 Powerstroke diesel operation and diagnosis It is designed to not only leverage OE techniques but also compare those to what most shops have available in the aftermarket Topics will include Engine feature overview Fuel systems Glow plug control emissions systems including Aftertreatment Air management and turbocharging Service issues OE vs aftermarket scan tool functions An overview of current TSBs 8 hrs, 0 minILTCanadore College Commerce Court Campus, North Bay, ON, 0Ashley Muttart
12/2/2019 6:00:00 PMATV-6001-8 / ATV Advanced Driver Assist SystemsYou have seen them publicized on television Advanced Driver Assist Systems ADAS that are developed to automate adapt enhance vehicle systems for safety and improved vehicle control Some features are designed to avoid collisions and accidents by offering technologies that alert the driver to potential problems Others to avoid collisions by implementing safeguards and taking over control of the vehicle Adaptive features may automate lighting provide adaptive cruise control automate braking incorporate GPS traffic warnings connect to smartphones alert driver to other cars or dangers keep the driver in the correct lane or show what is in blind spots These systems are entering the aftermarket repair world Be up to date on operation and diagnostic techniques that will enable you to keep these jobs profitably in your shop 8 hrs, 0 minILT800 College Court, New Bern, NC, 28562Rich Falco
12/2/2019 6:00:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILT990 North Center Ave., Gaylord, MI, 49735Louie Nelson
12/2/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-3001-8 / EET Application of Electrical Test ToolsUnderstanding electricity and electrical circuits is becoming the ultimate quest for the future automotive technician A good electrical foundation is not only a bonus as in the past but a necessity in the future Nothing will solidify the demand for a technician s skills in the future job market like electrical savvy Understanding what methods work what tools are available and what test to perform will make every technician more valuable and profitable for many years to come Electricity for the most part is unseen We will explore the tools that enable us to visualize what is happening on a circuit With the right tool a technician can predict the outcome of a circuit and compare the measurements obtained during testing to the expected values As simple as that sounds it gets complicated when how the tool is testing the circuit is not properly understood In this class we will explore both normal and faulted circuits and demonstrate proper electrical tool application 8 hrs, 0 minILT521 Firestone Rd., Goleta, CA, 93117Adam Robertson
12/2/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5000-8 / EET Stop Start TechnologiesMany vehicles are now being engineered with Stop Start technology Implementing automated stop start technology in today s vehicles is a cost effective way to improve fuel economy and reduce emissions without affecting consumer acceptance A Stop Start system operates by cutting off the engine when the vehicle comes to a complete standstill and automatically re starts the engine when the driver releases the brake pedal This operating strategy is often utilized in full hybrid electric vehicles that have powerful electric systems but is becoming more popular in non hybrid vehicles that use traditional starter battery configurations We will cover manufactures using stop start technology dual battery and robust starter motor technologies common components found on each system diagnostic evaluation and repair methods and review important best service practices to handle working on vehicle s equipped with Stop Start systems 8 hrs, 0 minILT4444 South Sheridan Road, Tulsa, OK, 74145Keith Perkins
12/2/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5010-4 / EET Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILT230 S. Marr Road, Columbus, IN, 47201Kevin Roberts
12/2/2019 6:00:00 PMGM-2510-8 / General Motors Platforms Operation and DiagnosisGeneral Motors has been improving and refining their powertrains and engine management system at an accelerated pace over the past few years This course will present the operation and diagnostic techniques the aftermarket will need to service this large segment of the repair market Each major GM system will be covered using not only OE tooling but capable aftermarket scan tools and techniques Topics will include Engine mechanical highlights Fuel system operation and diagnosis Ignition system operation and diagnosis Air Induction and turbocharging Emission components and monitoring strategies Network configuration and reprogramming Current service issues 8 hrs, 0 minILT6200 W. Central Texas Expressway, Killeen, TX, 76549Glenn Young
12/2/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5142-4 / LDD Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Fuel Systems and UpdatesIn 2008 Ford set out to develop their own diesel engine Breaking ties with their long time partner International Navistar This resulted in the release of the 6 7L Power Stroke engine in the 2011 model year The 6 7L engine is one of the most original diesel designs on the market This engine employs an advanced fuel system with a 30 000 psi rail pressure and piezo injectors along with a dual boost variable geometry turbocharger to provide plenty of torque at low engine speeds and a lot of power overall This class will focus on the operation and analysis of the engine s unique fuel system In addition the latest updates for this popular platform will be presented4 hrs, 0 minILT2430 S Escondido Blvd, Escondido, CA, 92025Mark Olinger
12/2/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5211-4 / LDD Duramax LML and LGHThe Duramax maintenance and repair market requires the understanding of many RPO code specific systems and testing procedures LDD 5211 4 focuses exclusively on the 2010 5 2016 LML and LGH Duramax engine designs Approximately 60 of the LML LGH engine has been re engineered to accommodate emissions horsepower and torque improvements These changes include a newly designed high pressure pump piezo injectors and a SCR aftertreatment system A technician attending this class will be guided through each of the LML LGH systems in detail and receive clear descriptions of operation and specific testing procedures Focusing on complete system analysis is critical to isolating the root cause of component failure and can save wasted time and money when repairing the LML LGH Duramax 4 hrs, 0 minILT375 Locust Ave, Oakdale, NY, 11769Brian Ward
12/2/2019 6:00:00 PMSTA-4000-4 / J 2534 Domestic Programming UpdateJ2534 is a constantly changing arena of technology As the need for programming in the shop bay increases especially with mandated OE diagnostic software being provided for use with a J Device technicians have to be more familiar with the J2534 process This class will focus on the need for J2534 today The current information for hardware setup software configurations and changing OE websites will be covered in detail Topics will include Computer and operating system setup Java and Browser security configurations J Device selection and management OE websites and APIs The reprogramming process Problems and solutions4 hrs, 0 minILT1034 State Route 29, Greenwich, NY, 12834John Gillespie
12/2/2019 6:00:00 PMSTA-4000-4 / J 2534 Domestic Programming UpdateJ2534 is a constantly changing arena of technology As the need for programming in the shop bay increases especially with mandated OE diagnostic software being provided for use with a J Device technicians have to be more familiar with the J2534 process This class will focus on the need for J2534 today The current information for hardware setup software configurations and changing OE websites will be covered in detail Topics will include Computer and operating system setup Java and Browser security configurations J Device selection and management OE websites and APIs The reprogramming process Problems and solutions4 hrs, 0 minILT1700 SW 38th Ave, Ocala, FL, 34474Sam Strickland
12/2/2019 6:00:00 PMSTA-4000-4 / J 2534 Domestic Programming UpdateJ2534 is a constantly changing arena of technology As the need for programming in the shop bay increases especially with mandated OE diagnostic software being provided for use with a J Device technicians have to be more familiar with the J2534 process This class will focus on the need for J2534 today The current information for hardware setup software configurations and changing OE websites will be covered in detail Topics will include Computer and operating system setup Java and Browser security configurations J Device selection and management OE websites and APIs The reprogramming process Problems and solutions4 hrs, 0 minILT2508 Blichmann Ave, Grand Junction, CO, 81505Tom Smith
12/2/2019 6:30:00 PMEET-5010-4 / EET Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILTLa Cité collégiale, Ottawa, ON, 0Cesar Brunet
12/3/2019 8:00:00 AMHK-2503-8 / Hyundai Kia Systems DiagnosisWith the continuing success of the Hyundai Kia brands it is only a matter of time until these make are a significant part of the aftermarket shop work mix These classes will explore the major systems and subsystems used by Hyundai and Kia What makes them similar to most OEs and more importantly what makes then unique Special emphasis will be given to advanced technologies used by Hyundai and Kia Class content will include operational strategies diagnostic tools and procedures information sources and common failures 8 hrs, 0 minILT1500 Alliant Ave, Louisville, KY, 40299David Patrick
12/3/2019 9:00:00 AMHVAC-2002-4 / Automotive HVAC Systems Essential DiagnosticsThis class provides a solid foundation of essential HVAC diagnostic procedures based upon diagnostic best practices in order to assure correct and complete diagnostic conclusions of common HVAC failures Topics will include temperature and pressure testing the diagnosis of compressor clutch controls PWM fan diagnostics and variable displacement compressor controls Special emphasis will include how to evaluate overall performance and efficient choice of diagnostic methods The effects of internal heat exchangers and how they change expected test results compared to a traditional system will also be featured 4 hrs, 0 minILT2435 East Highway 80, Midland, TX, 79706Keith Hardee
12/3/2019 5:00:00 PMENG-3001-4 / Engine Technology Modern Engine Condition TestingEvaluating engine mechanical condition in today s vehicles requires much more than a compression gauge Learn how to test more than just the engine s ability to seal The ability to move more air control camshaft position disable and enable cylinders and provide equal cylinder contribution is an essential part of every modern engine design This class will present efficient and accurate ways to analyze modern engine condition Learn how to save time by using oscilloscope scan data pressure transducers and specialized software to determine the mechanical health of an engine quickly and easily 4 hrs, 0 minILT2435 East Highway 80, Midland, TX, 79706Keith Hardee
12/3/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5010-4 / EET Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILT200 Hogan Rd, Bangor, ME, 0John Gillespie
12/3/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5010-4 / Effective Electrical Troubleshooting Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILT1544 S. Girl School Rd., Indianapolis, IN, 46231Kevin Roberts
12/3/2019 6:00:00 PMENG-3001-4 / ENG Modern Engine Condition TestingEvaluating engine mechanical condition in today s vehicles requires much more than a compression gauge Learn how to test more than just the engine s ability to seal The ability to move more air control camshaft position disable and enable cylinders and provide equal cylinder contribution is an essential part of every modern engine design This class will present efficient and accurate ways to analyze modern engine condition Learn how to save time by using oscilloscope scan data pressure transducers and specialized software to determine the mechanical health of an engine quickly and easily 4 hrs, 0 minILT850 Critter Ct., Steamboat Springs, CO, 80487Tom Smith
12/3/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1419B / Vehicle Communication Breakdown 4hrThe expansion and use of multiple on board control units that communicate with each other in one or more networks in the vehicle has become complex In addition modern day networks such as Bluetooth and Ethernet that allow customers to run programs in the vehicle such as email GPS navigation calendar management etc means that diagnosing today s vehicle network related problems can be challenging to say the least This course will give you a thorough understanding of how modern vehicle networks operate and communicate have resources for gathering information concerning network codes and protocols and enhance your network diagnostic capability through case studies of actual vehicle network communication problems 4 hrs, 0 minILT2018 SW 34th Street, Gainesville, FL, 32608Sam Strickland
12/3/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5142-4 / LDD Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Fuel Systems and UpdatesIn 2008 Ford set out to develop their own diesel engine Breaking ties with their long time partner International Navistar This resulted in the release of the 6 7L Power Stroke engine in the 2011 model year The 6 7L engine is one of the most original diesel designs on the market This engine employs an advanced fuel system with a 30 000 psi rail pressure and piezo injectors along with a dual boost variable geometry turbocharger to provide plenty of torque at low engine speeds and a lot of power overall This class will focus on the operation and analysis of the engine s unique fuel system In addition the latest updates for this popular platform will be presented4 hrs, 0 minILT612 South Airport Rd., St. George, UT, 84770DAVID BUTTARS
12/3/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5211-4 / LDD Duramax LML and LGHThe Duramax maintenance and repair market requires the understanding of many RPO code specific systems and testing procedures LDD 5211 4 focuses exclusively on the 2010 5 2016 LML and LGH Duramax engine designs Approximately 60 of the LML LGH engine has been re engineered to accommodate emissions horsepower and torque improvements These changes include a newly designed high pressure pump piezo injectors and a SCR aftertreatment system A technician attending this class will be guided through each of the LML LGH systems in detail and receive clear descriptions of operation and specific testing procedures Focusing on complete system analysis is critical to isolating the root cause of component failure and can save wasted time and money when repairing the LML LGH Duramax 4 hrs, 0 minILT150 Atler Street, Broomfield, CO, 80031Todd Doty
12/3/2019 6:00:00 PMSTA-4000-4 / J 2534 Domestic Programming UpdateJ2534 is a constantly changing arena of technology As the need for programming in the shop bay increases especially with mandated OE diagnostic software being provided for use with a J Device technicians have to be more familiar with the J2534 process This class will focus on the need for J2534 today The current information for hardware setup software configurations and changing OE websites will be covered in detail Topics will include Computer and operating system setup Java and Browser security configurations J Device selection and management OE websites and APIs The reprogramming process Problems and solutions4 hrs, 0 minILT1003 W. Patrick Street, Frederick, MD, 21702Brandon Steckler
12/4/2019 9:00:00 AMHVAC-2002-4 / Automotive HVAC Systems Essential DiagnosticsThis class provides a solid foundation of essential HVAC diagnostic procedures based upon diagnostic best practices in order to assure correct and complete diagnostic conclusions of common HVAC failures Topics will include temperature and pressure testing the diagnosis of compressor clutch controls PWM fan diagnostics and variable displacement compressor controls Special emphasis will include how to evaluate overall performance and efficient choice of diagnostic methods The effects of internal heat exchangers and how they change expected test results compared to a traditional system will also be featured 4 hrs, 0 minILT2435 East Highway 80, Midland, TX, 79706Keith Hardee
12/4/2019 5:00:00 PMENG-3001-4 / Engine Technology Modern Engine Condition TestingEvaluating engine mechanical condition in today s vehicles requires much more than a compression gauge Learn how to test more than just the engine s ability to seal The ability to move more air control camshaft position disable and enable cylinders and provide equal cylinder contribution is an essential part of every modern engine design This class will present efficient and accurate ways to analyze modern engine condition Learn how to save time by using oscilloscope scan data pressure transducers and specialized software to determine the mechanical health of an engine quickly and easily 4 hrs, 0 minILT2435 East Highway 80, Midland, TX, 79706Keith Hardee
12/4/2019 6:00:00 PMABS-1313-8 / Antilock Brake Stability Control Operation DiagnosisThis class will present the operation and diagnosis of integrated Antilock Brake System Stability systems technology being used in vehicles today Class content will include improvements made to previous systems operational changes and advancements to components used in today s production vehicles Upon completion technicians will be prepared for diagnosis and repair of federally mandated ABS and stability control systems The history and purpose of stability control along with current developments in stability system technology will be emphasized Diagnostic procedures will include the use of scan tool data DVOM testing and oscilloscope techniques 8 hrs, 0 minILT51 Mannakee St., Rockville, MD, 20850Brandon Steckler
12/4/2019 6:00:00 PMATV-6001-8 / Advanced Technology Vehicles Advanced Driver Assist SystemsYou have seen them publicized on television Advanced Driver Assist Systems ADAS that are developed to automate adapt enhance vehicle systems for safety and improved vehicle control Some features are designed to avoid collisions and accidents by offering technologies that alert the driver to potential problems Others to avoid collisions by implementing safeguards and taking over control of the vehicle Adaptive features may automate lighting provide adaptive cruise control automate braking incorporate GPS traffic warnings connect to smartphones alert driver to other cars or dangers keep the driver in the correct lane or show what is in blind spots These systems are entering the aftermarket repair world Be up to date on operation and diagnostic techniques that will enable you to keep these jobs profitably in your shop 8 hrs, 0 minILT1500 Alliant Ave, Louisville, KY, 40299Kevin Roberts
12/4/2019 6:00:00 PMATV-6001-8 / ATV Advanced Driver Assist SystemsYou have seen them publicized on television Advanced Driver Assist Systems ADAS that are developed to automate adapt enhance vehicle systems for safety and improved vehicle control Some features are designed to avoid collisions and accidents by offering technologies that alert the driver to potential problems Others to avoid collisions by implementing safeguards and taking over control of the vehicle Adaptive features may automate lighting provide adaptive cruise control automate braking incorporate GPS traffic warnings connect to smartphones alert driver to other cars or dangers keep the driver in the correct lane or show what is in blind spots These systems are entering the aftermarket repair world Be up to date on operation and diagnostic techniques that will enable you to keep these jobs profitably in your shop 8 hrs, 0 minILT3395 Airport Road, Pinehurst, NC, 28374Rich Falco
12/4/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-3001-8 / EET Application of Electrical Test ToolsUnderstanding electricity and electrical circuits is becoming the ultimate quest for the future automotive technician A good electrical foundation is not only a bonus as in the past but a necessity in the future Nothing will solidify the demand for a technician s skills in the future job market like electrical savvy Understanding what methods work what tools are available and what test to perform will make every technician more valuable and profitable for many years to come Electricity for the most part is unseen We will explore the tools that enable us to visualize what is happening on a circuit With the right tool a technician can predict the outcome of a circuit and compare the measurements obtained during testing to the expected values As simple as that sounds it gets complicated when how the tool is testing the circuit is not properly understood In this class we will explore both normal and faulted circuits and demonstrate proper electrical tool application 8 hrs, 0 minILT495 Valley Rd, Arroyo Grande, CA, 93420Adam Robertson
12/4/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5000-8 / EET Stop Start TechnologiesMany vehicles are now being engineered with Stop Start technology Implementing automated stop start technology in today s vehicles is a cost effective way to improve fuel economy and reduce emissions without affecting consumer acceptance A Stop Start system operates by cutting off the engine when the vehicle comes to a complete standstill and automatically re starts the engine when the driver releases the brake pedal This operating strategy is often utilized in full hybrid electric vehicles that have powerful electric systems but is becoming more popular in non hybrid vehicles that use traditional starter battery configurations We will cover manufactures using stop start technology dual battery and robust starter motor technologies common components found on each system diagnostic evaluation and repair methods and review important best service practices to handle working on vehicle s equipped with Stop Start systems 8 hrs, 0 minILT4901 South Bryant Ave, Oklahoma City, OK, 73129Keith Perkins
12/4/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5010-4 / EET Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILT68 Church Rd., Brunswick, ME, 0John Gillespie
12/4/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5010-4 / Effective Electrical Troubleshooting Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILT660 North Wolf Road, Des Plaines, IL, 60016Louie Nelson
12/4/2019 6:00:00 PMGM-2510-8 / General Motors Platforms Operation and DiagnosisGeneral Motors has been improving and refining their powertrains and engine management system at an accelerated pace over the past few years This course will present the operation and diagnostic techniques the aftermarket will need to service this large segment of the repair market Each major GM system will be covered using not only OE tooling but capable aftermarket scan tools and techniques Topics will include Engine mechanical highlights Fuel system operation and diagnosis Ignition system operation and diagnosis Air Induction and turbocharging Emission components and monitoring strategies Network configuration and reprogramming Current service issues 8 hrs, 0 minILT950 University Drive East, College Station, TX, 77840Glenn Young
12/4/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5142-4 / LDD Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Fuel Systems and UpdatesIn 2008 Ford set out to develop their own diesel engine Breaking ties with their long time partner International Navistar This resulted in the release of the 6 7L Power Stroke engine in the 2011 model year The 6 7L engine is one of the most original diesel designs on the market This engine employs an advanced fuel system with a 30 000 psi rail pressure and piezo injectors along with a dual boost variable geometry turbocharger to provide plenty of torque at low engine speeds and a lot of power overall This class will focus on the operation and analysis of the engine s unique fuel system In addition the latest updates for this popular platform will be presented4 hrs, 0 minILT700 College Dr, Henderson, NV, 89002DAVID BUTTARS
12/4/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5211-4 / LDD Duramax LML and LGHThe Duramax maintenance and repair market requires the understanding of many RPO code specific systems and testing procedures LDD 5211 4 focuses exclusively on the 2010 5 2016 LML and LGH Duramax engine designs Approximately 60 of the LML LGH engine has been re engineered to accommodate emissions horsepower and torque improvements These changes include a newly designed high pressure pump piezo injectors and a SCR aftertreatment system A technician attending this class will be guided through each of the LML LGH systems in detail and receive clear descriptions of operation and specific testing procedures Focusing on complete system analysis is critical to isolating the root cause of component failure and can save wasted time and money when repairing the LML LGH Duramax 4 hrs, 0 minILT2315 East Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs, CO, 80909Tom Smith
12/4/2019 6:00:00 PMSTA-3805-4 / Scan Tool Analysis Modern Air Fuel ManagementThis class is a continuation of STA 3803 4 It will concentrate on air fuel management strategies as implemented on Advanced Tier platforms Air Fuel management has changed drastically in recent years and what we expect to see in fuel trim reactions to systems faults may not apply to today s vehicles Special emphasis will be placed on the effects of the downstream exhaust gas sensor on fuel control Completion of our earlier fuel trim classes is encouraged Topic discussed will include The Air Equation Air control Fuel delivery Feedback devices Control outside of stoichiometry Adaptive range and strategy The effects of secondary control Key PIDS and analysis 4 hrs, 0 minILT1201 West Main Street, Inverness, FL, 34450Sam Strickland
12/4/2019 6:00:00 PMSTA-3805-4SP / An lisis con herramienta de escaneo Manejo moderno de aire combustibleEsta clase es una continuaci n de STA 3803 4 Se concentrar en las estrategias de gesti n de aire combustible implementadas en plataformas de nivel avanzado La gesti n del aire combustible ha cambiado dr sticamente en los ltimos a os y lo que esperamos ver en las reacciones de ajuste del combustible a fallas en los sistemas puede no aplicarse a los veh culos actuales Se har especial hincapi en los efectos del sensor de gases de escape aguas abajo en el control del combustible Se recomienda completar nuestras clases anteriores de ajuste de combustible El tema discutido incluir La ecuaci n del aire Control de aire Suministro de combustible Dispositivos de retroalimentaci n Control fuera de la estequiometr a Rango adaptativo y estrategia Los efectos del control secundario PIDS clave y an lisis4 hrs, 0 minILT3801 S Central Ave RM #113D, Cicero, IL, 60804Roberto Ibarra
12/5/2019 6:00:00 PMCHS-5000-4 / CHS Noise Vibration and Harshness AnalysisSince man began to build machines for industrial use and especially since motors have been used to power them problems of vibration reduction and isolation have engaged engineers Gradually as vibration isolation and reduction techniques have become an integral part of machine design the need for accurate measurement and analysis of mechanical vibration has grown Over the last 15 or 20 years a whole new technology of vibration measurement has been developed which is suitable for investigating modern highly stressed high speed machinery Using piezoelectric accelerometers to convert vibratory motion into understandable data the process of measurement and analysis is efficiently performed by the versatile abilities of these electronics This class will show you how to use modern techniques to identify the vibration source track the transfer path and pinpoint the responding component 4 hrs, 0 minILT1232 E. Irving Park Road, Streamwood, IL, 60107Louie Nelson
12/5/2019 6:00:00 PMCHS-5000-4 / CHS Noise Vibration and Harshness AnalysisSince man began to build machines for industrial use and especially since motors have been used to power them problems of vibration reduction and isolation have engaged engineers Gradually as vibration isolation and reduction techniques have become an integral part of machine design the need for accurate measurement and analysis of mechanical vibration has grown Over the last 15 or 20 years a whole new technology of vibration measurement has been developed which is suitable for investigating modern highly stressed high speed machinery Using piezoelectric accelerometers to convert vibratory motion into understandable data the process of measurement and analysis is efficiently performed by the versatile abilities of these electronics This class will show you how to use modern techniques to identify the vibration source track the transfer path and pinpoint the responding component 4 hrs, 0 minILT301 Mexico Blvd, Brownsville, TX, 78520Abel Castillo
12/5/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5211-4 / LDD Duramax LML and LGHThe Duramax maintenance and repair market requires the understanding of many RPO code specific systems and testing procedures LDD 5211 4 focuses exclusively on the 2010 5 2016 LML and LGH Duramax engine designs Approximately 60 of the LML LGH engine has been re engineered to accommodate emissions horsepower and torque improvements These changes include a newly designed high pressure pump piezo injectors and a SCR aftertreatment system A technician attending this class will be guided through each of the LML LGH systems in detail and receive clear descriptions of operation and specific testing procedures Focusing on complete system analysis is critical to isolating the root cause of component failure and can save wasted time and money when repairing the LML LGH Duramax 4 hrs, 0 minILT1127 Oakridge Dr., Ft. Collins, CO, 80525Tom Smith
12/5/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5211-4 / LDD Duramax LML and LGHThe Duramax maintenance and repair market requires the understanding of many RPO code specific systems and testing procedures LDD 5211 4 focuses exclusively on the 2010 5 2016 LML and LGH Duramax engine designs Approximately 60 of the LML LGH engine has been re engineered to accommodate emissions horsepower and torque improvements These changes include a newly designed high pressure pump piezo injectors and a SCR aftertreatment system A technician attending this class will be guided through each of the LML LGH systems in detail and receive clear descriptions of operation and specific testing procedures Focusing on complete system analysis is critical to isolating the root cause of component failure and can save wasted time and money when repairing the LML LGH Duramax 4 hrs, 0 minILT1200 S Sunset St., Longmont, CO, 80501Todd Doty
12/5/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5211-4 / LDD Duramax LML and LGHThe Duramax maintenance and repair market requires the understanding of many RPO code specific systems and testing procedures LDD 5211 4 focuses exclusively on the 2010 5 2016 LML and LGH Duramax engine designs Approximately 60 of the LML LGH engine has been re engineered to accommodate emissions horsepower and torque improvements These changes include a newly designed high pressure pump piezo injectors and a SCR aftertreatment system A technician attending this class will be guided through each of the LML LGH systems in detail and receive clear descriptions of operation and specific testing procedures Focusing on complete system analysis is critical to isolating the root cause of component failure and can save wasted time and money when repairing the LML LGH Duramax 4 hrs, 0 minILT25 Basin Creek Rd., Butte, MT, 59701SCOTT NICHOLS
12/5/2019 6:00:00 PMSTA-3805-4 / Scan Tool Analysis Modern Air Fuel ManagementThis class is a continuation of STA 3803 4 It will concentrate on air fuel management strategies as implemented on Advanced Tier platforms Air Fuel management has changed drastically in recent years and what we expect to see in fuel trim reactions to systems faults may not apply to today s vehicles Special emphasis will be placed on the effects of the downstream exhaust gas sensor on fuel control Completion of our earlier fuel trim classes is encouraged Topic discussed will include The Air Equation Air control Fuel delivery Feedback devices Control outside of stoichiometry Adaptive range and strategy The effects of secondary control Key PIDS and analysis 4 hrs, 0 minILT539 Lincoln Ave, Masaryktown, FL, 34604Sam Strickland
12/5/2019 6:00:00 PMSTA-4000-4 / J 2534 Domestic Programming UpdateJ2534 is a constantly changing arena of technology As the need for programming in the shop bay increases especially with mandated OE diagnostic software being provided for use with a J Device technicians have to be more familiar with the J2534 process This class will focus on the need for J2534 today The current information for hardware setup software configurations and changing OE websites will be covered in detail Topics will include Computer and operating system setup Java and Browser security configurations J Device selection and management OE websites and APIs The reprogramming process Problems and solutions4 hrs, 0 minILT1051 Dix Ave, Hudson Falls, NY, 12839John Gillespie
12/7/2019 8:00:00 AMBMW-5111-8 / BMW Mini Bus Systems The exponential increase in distributed functions and bus communications since the 2002 BMW E65 7 series makes it imperative that service technicians fully understand bus system components operation protocols and topography It is only with a solid comprehension that an effective diagnostic strategy can be formulated Learn to identify the different Bus System Architectures used on BMW and Mini vehicles Single wire K protocol LIN and BSD Two wire High and Low speed CAN protocol Flexray Optical MOST and Byteflight Ethernet protocol Scan Tool no communication where do you start A systematic diagnostic approach routine for each of the systems Differentiating the symptoms between module failure and harness defects Bus system waveform analysis and diagnostic procedures demonstrated Essential diagnostic tools 8 hrs, 0 minILT1700 Lakeside Parkway, Flower Mound, TX, 75028Eric Sharping
12/7/2019 8:00:00 AMMBZ-5301-8 / MBZ Chrysler SprinterTBD8 hrs, 0 minILT2400 Cascade Pointe Blvd., Charlotte, NC, 28208Nathan Canson
12/7/2019 8:00:00 AMTOY-5111-8 / Toyota Lexus Bodytbd8 hrs, 0 minILT6956 Columbus Road, Mississauga, ON, L5T 2G1Dave Macholz
12/9/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5010-4 / EET Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILT651 Lansing Rd., Dimondale, MI, 48821Louie Nelson
12/9/2019 6:00:00 PMGDI-4202-4 / Gasoline Direct Injection Practical Diagnostic TechniquesThis course focuses on practical testing techniques applied to gasoline direct injected GDI engines supported by a working understanding of system and component operation This class introduces essential testing techniques which can be applied to a variety GDI equipped vehicles regardless of make or model This class focuses on the proper use of common diagnostic tools scan data analysis and proper test drive techniques to help accurately diagnose some of the more common issues found on GDI engines 4 hrs, 0 minILT16209 N Dale Mabry, Tampa, FL, 33618Sam Strickland
12/9/2019 6:00:00 PMGM-2510-8 / General Motors Platforms Operation and DiagnosisGeneral Motors has been improving and refining their powertrains and engine management system at an accelerated pace over the past few years This course will present the operation and diagnostic techniques the aftermarket will need to service this large segment of the repair market Each major GM system will be covered using not only OE tooling but capable aftermarket scan tools and techniques Topics will include Engine mechanical highlights Fuel system operation and diagnosis Ignition system operation and diagnosis Air Induction and turbocharging Emission components and monitoring strategies Network configuration and reprogramming Current service issues 8 hrs, 0 minILT3400 South I-10 Service Road, Metairie, LA, 70001Glenn Young
12/9/2019 6:00:00 PMHVAC-4000-4 / Automotive HVAC UpdateThis HVAC Update class is designed to familiarize the shop and technicians with the current state of A C service While it is not designed as a complete A C refresher course it touches on many foundations from previous courses and adds current information regarding new technologies diagnostic techniques and the critical nature of HVAC systems today Who should attend Both technicians and customer service personnel Topics include Current equipment standards and how to verify capabilities The future with R 1234yf and how it will impact the service bays and customer satisfaction Real information on safety with new refrigerants Changes in leak detection and how to verify equipment operation A thorough review of the new service process and machines including video demonstrations A review of testing practices with added tools and techniques to save time and increase accuracy 4 hrs, 0 minILT50 Pine Island Road, North Fort Myers, FL, 33903Rich Falco
12/9/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5142-4 / LDD Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Fuel Systems and UpdatesIn 2008 Ford set out to develop their own diesel engine Breaking ties with their long time partner International Navistar This resulted in the release of the 6 7L Power Stroke engine in the 2011 model year The 6 7L engine is one of the most original diesel designs on the market This engine employs an advanced fuel system with a 30 000 psi rail pressure and piezo injectors along with a dual boost variable geometry turbocharger to provide plenty of torque at low engine speeds and a lot of power overall This class will focus on the operation and analysis of the engine s unique fuel system In addition the latest updates for this popular platform will be presented4 hrs, 0 minILT2020 Leigh Way, White City, OR, 97503Adam Robertson
12/9/2019 6:00:00 PMTOY-2520-8 / Toyota Platforms Operation and DiagnosisThis class is geared toward the technician with an established background in general engine management network electrical and body system operation and diagnosis The class will focus on using the tools service information and techniques provided by Toyota to service their systems The availability and use of specific features information and tips in diagnosis and repair that are unique to Toyota is the focus of the course Application of special tests specific data PIDs and signal information are all designed to save time Topics include TechStream Lite Usage and Data Analysis TIS Toyota Information System Repair Manual Navigation Key Documents Wiring Diagram Features and Use Powertrain Management Networking Operation and Tips Other Vehicle Systems and Components New Technologies8 hrs, 0 minILT4001 Hawkins St. NE, Albuquerque, NM, 87109Tom Smith
12/9/2019 6:30:00 PMAD-3000-8 / AD Pressure Waveform Acquisition Analysis From the Inside OutTechnicians with a good understanding of labscopes and engine mechanical operation can learn to leverage the power of pressure transducers in their diagnostic routine by attending this course Pressure waveform readings from the intake manifold combustion chamber and the exhaust stream can provide a wealth of information that can make difficult problems easy to find We will cover absolute and delta transducers and explain the characteristics and benefits of each The diagnostic approach will be demonstrated using real world examples and actual case studies Students will complete the course with the confidence to invest in the tooling needed to perform pressure testing and analysis to improve their accuracy and efficiency 8 hrs, 0 minILTComfort Inn Barrie Essa , Barrie, ON, 0Scott Weatherall
12/9/2019 6:30:00 PMEET-5010-4 / EET Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILTDays Inn, Montréal, QC, 0James Shields
12/10/2019 6:00:00 PMCHS-5000-4 / Chassis Steering and Suspension Noise Vibration and Harshness AnalysisSince man began to build machines for industrial use and especially since motors have been used to power them problems of vibration reduction and isolation have engaged engineers Gradually as vibration isolation and reduction techniques have become an integral part of machine design the need for accurate measurement and analysis of mechanical vibration has grown Over the last 15 or 20 years a whole new technology of vibration measurement has been developed which is suitable for investigating modern highly stressed high speed machinery Using piezoelectric accelerometers to convert vibratory motion into understandable data the process of measurement and analysis is efficiently performed by the versatile abilities of these electronics This class will show you how to use modern techniques to identify the vibration source track the transfer path and pinpoint the responding component 4 hrs, 0 minILT275 E Johnson Ave, Coos Bay, OR, 97420Adam Robertson
12/10/2019 6:00:00 PMCHS-5000-4 / CHS Noise Vibration and Harshness AnalysisSince man began to build machines for industrial use and especially since motors have been used to power them problems of vibration reduction and isolation have engaged engineers Gradually as vibration isolation and reduction techniques have become an integral part of machine design the need for accurate measurement and analysis of mechanical vibration has grown Over the last 15 or 20 years a whole new technology of vibration measurement has been developed which is suitable for investigating modern highly stressed high speed machinery Using piezoelectric accelerometers to convert vibratory motion into understandable data the process of measurement and analysis is efficiently performed by the versatile abilities of these electronics This class will show you how to use modern techniques to identify the vibration source track the transfer path and pinpoint the responding component 4 hrs, 0 minILT7500 NW 57th Ave., Tamarac, FL, 33319Rich Falco
12/10/2019 6:00:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILT2304 West Broadway, Missoula, MT, 59808SCOTT NICHOLS
12/10/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5010-4 / EET Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILT21560 Grenada Ave., Lakeville, MN, 55044Joe Vanderzee
12/10/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-5010-4 / EET Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILT4151 Samuelson Road, Rockford, IL, 61109Louie Nelson
12/10/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1206B / Battery starting and charging systems testing 4 Diagnosis of batteries starters and alternators now include scan tool and capacitance testing coupled with the essential electronic skills you should posses This course focuses first on the essential skills of testing the battery starter and alternator followed by a review of current computerized starting and charging system technologies The course also teaches a detailed diagnostic process to accurately diagnose and service these common complex systems 4 hrs, 0 minILT6711 S Potomac, Centennial, CO, 80112Abel Castillo
12/10/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-3005-4 / LDD Exhaust Aftertreatment SystemsSince 2007 all light duty diesel vehicles sold in the United States are equipped with an exhaust aftertreatment system of some type Those technologies can include diesel oxidation catalysts NOx catalysts diesel particulate filters selective catalyst reduction using diesel emissions fluids or any combination of these subsystems This class will present the operation and design of these complex systems along with techniques for effective diagnosis Skills and knowledge from this class cannot only be applied to today s pickups and vans but also diesel equipped cars 4 hrs, 0 minILT201 Hwy US 321 S, Dallas, NC, 28034David Patrick
12/10/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5211-4 / LDD Duramax LML and LGHThe Duramax maintenance and repair market requires the understanding of many RPO code specific systems and testing procedures LDD 5211 4 focuses exclusively on the 2010 5 2016 LML and LGH Duramax engine designs Approximately 60 of the LML LGH engine has been re engineered to accommodate emissions horsepower and torque improvements These changes include a newly designed high pressure pump piezo injectors and a SCR aftertreatment system A technician attending this class will be guided through each of the LML LGH systems in detail and receive clear descriptions of operation and specific testing procedures Focusing on complete system analysis is critical to isolating the root cause of component failure and can save wasted time and money when repairing the LML LGH Duramax 4 hrs, 0 minILT13300 West 2nd Place, Lakewood, CO, 80228Todd Doty
12/11/2019 8:00:00 AMGM-2510-8 / General Motors Platforms Operation and DiagnosisGeneral Motors has been improving and refining their powertrains and engine management system at an accelerated pace over the past few years This course will present the operation and diagnostic techniques the aftermarket will need to service this large segment of the repair market Each major GM system will be covered using not only OE tooling but capable aftermarket scan tools and techniques Topics will include Engine mechanical highlights Fuel system operation and diagnosis Ignition system operation and diagnosis Air Induction and turbocharging Emission components and monitoring strategies Network configuration and reprogramming Current service issues 8 hrs, 0 minILT1550 Montgomery Highway, Hoover, AL, 35216Sam Strickland
12/11/2019 6:00:00 PMCHS-5000-4 / Chassis Steering and Suspension Noise Vibration and Harshness AnalysisSince man began to build machines for industrial use and especially since motors have been used to power them problems of vibration reduction and isolation have engaged engineers Gradually as vibration isolation and reduction techniques have become an integral part of machine design the need for accurate measurement and analysis of mechanical vibration has grown Over the last 15 or 20 years a whole new technology of vibration measurement has been developed which is suitable for investigating modern highly stressed high speed machinery Using piezoelectric accelerometers to convert vibratory motion into understandable data the process of measurement and analysis is efficiently performed by the versatile abilities of these electronics This class will show you how to use modern techniques to identify the vibration source track the transfer path and pinpoint the responding component 4 hrs, 0 minILT695 Ballantyne St., El Cajon, CA, 92021Mark Olinger
12/11/2019 6:00:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILT2016 Warehouse Road, Normal, IL, 61790Louie Nelson
12/11/2019 6:00:00 PMGM-2510-8 / General Motors Platforms Operation and DiagnosisGeneral Motors has been improving and refining their powertrains and engine management system at an accelerated pace over the past few years This course will present the operation and diagnostic techniques the aftermarket will need to service this large segment of the repair market Each major GM system will be covered using not only OE tooling but capable aftermarket scan tools and techniques Topics will include Engine mechanical highlights Fuel system operation and diagnosis Ignition system operation and diagnosis Air Induction and turbocharging Emission components and monitoring strategies Network configuration and reprogramming Current service issues 8 hrs, 0 minILT2001 Oak Villa Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA, 70815Glenn Young
12/11/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-0200 / Electric Power SteeringElectric Power Steering is rapidly replacing traditional hydraulic steering systems With the change in steering system designs comes the challenge of re thinking diagnostic strategies and service techniques This course will provide the learner with the knowledge necessary to properly diagnose and maintain vehicles equipped with Electric Power Steering systems Focus on new steering diagnostic routines using case study vehicles as well as new wheel alignment steps which must be followed to properly reset steering angle and torque sensors 4 hrs, 0 minILT100 Cook St, Billerica, MA, 01821Joe Smith
12/11/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1417B / Developing A Diagnostic Game Plan Part 2 4hrThe execution of any vehicle function requires Inputs Processing Communication and Outputs often spread across multiple ECUs Any step in this distributed process can break down Do you have a Game Plan for dealing with today s complex vehicle distributed vehicle systems Diagnostics today is 75 research game plan building and 25 actual testing Using case studies of documented broken vehicles this course will outline new processes and strategies that are real world proven to be successful By practicing problem solving in the classroom the technician is better able to recognize patterns when faced with a similar problem in his bay that will lead to faster and more accurate diagnosis and repair 4 hrs, 0 minILT3815 Otter St., Bristol, PA, 19007Brandon Steckler
12/11/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1419B / Vehicle Communication Breakdown 4hrThe expansion and use of multiple on board control units that communicate with each other in one or more networks in the vehicle has become complex In addition modern day networks such as Bluetooth and Ethernet that allow customers to run programs in the vehicle such as email GPS navigation calendar management etc means that diagnosing today s vehicle network related problems can be challenging to say the least This course will give you a thorough understanding of how modern vehicle networks operate and communicate have resources for gathering information concerning network codes and protocols and enhance your network diagnostic capability through case studies of actual vehicle network communication problems 4 hrs, 0 minILT231 Snyder Rd, Brownstown, PA, 17522Tim Iezzi
12/11/2019 6:00:00 PMTOY-2520-8 / Toyota Platforms Operation and DiagnosisThis class is geared toward the technician with an established background in general engine management network electrical and body system operation and diagnosis The class will focus on using the tools service information and techniques provided by Toyota to service their systems The availability and use of specific features information and tips in diagnosis and repair that are unique to Toyota is the focus of the course Application of special tests specific data PIDs and signal information are all designed to save time Topics include TechStream Lite Usage and Data Analysis TIS Toyota Information System Repair Manual Navigation Key Documents Wiring Diagram Features and Use Powertrain Management Networking Operation and Tips Other Vehicle Systems and Components New Technologies8 hrs, 0 minILT2110 Santiam Hwy SE, Albany, OR, 97321Adam Robertson
12/11/2019 6:00:00 PMTOY-2520-8 / Toyota Platforms Operation and DiagnosisThis class is geared toward the technician with an established background in general engine management network electrical and body system operation and diagnosis The class will focus on using the tools service information and techniques provided by Toyota to service their systems The availability and use of specific features information and tips in diagnosis and repair that are unique to Toyota is the focus of the course Application of special tests specific data PIDs and signal information are all designed to save time Topics include TechStream Lite Usage and Data Analysis TIS Toyota Information System Repair Manual Navigation Key Documents Wiring Diagram Features and Use Powertrain Management Networking Operation and Tips Other Vehicle Systems and Components New Technologies8 hrs, 0 minILT4490 Cerrillos Road, Santa Fe, NM, 87505Tom Smith
12/12/2019 8:00:00 AMSTA-4000-4 / J 2534 Domestic Programming UpdateJ2534 is a constantly changing arena of technology As the need for programming in the shop bay increases especially with mandated OE diagnostic software being provided for use with a J Device technicians have to be more familiar with the J2534 process This class will focus on the need for J2534 today The current information for hardware setup software configurations and changing OE websites will be covered in detail Topics will include Computer and operating system setup Java and Browser security configurations J Device selection and management OE websites and APIs The reprogramming process Problems and solutions4 hrs, 0 minILT100 25th Street NE, Cleveland, TN, 37312Sam Strickland
12/12/2019 6:00:00 PMCHS-5000-4 / CHS Noise Vibration and Harshness AnalysisSince man began to build machines for industrial use and especially since motors have been used to power them problems of vibration reduction and isolation have engaged engineers Gradually as vibration isolation and reduction techniques have become an integral part of machine design the need for accurate measurement and analysis of mechanical vibration has grown Over the last 15 or 20 years a whole new technology of vibration measurement has been developed which is suitable for investigating modern highly stressed high speed machinery Using piezoelectric accelerometers to convert vibratory motion into understandable data the process of measurement and analysis is efficiently performed by the versatile abilities of these electronics This class will show you how to use modern techniques to identify the vibration source track the transfer path and pinpoint the responding component 4 hrs, 0 minILT3209 Virginia Ave., Ft. Pierce, FL, 34981Rich Falco
12/12/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1417B / Developing A Diagnostic Game Plan Part 2 4hrThe execution of any vehicle function requires Inputs Processing Communication and Outputs often spread across multiple ECUs Any step in this distributed process can break down Do you have a Game Plan for dealing with today s complex vehicle distributed vehicle systems Diagnostics today is 75 research game plan building and 25 actual testing Using case studies of documented broken vehicles this course will outline new processes and strategies that are real world proven to be successful By practicing problem solving in the classroom the technician is better able to recognize patterns when faced with a similar problem in his bay that will lead to faster and more accurate diagnosis and repair 4 hrs, 0 minILT2637 W.Ridge Pike, Norristown, PA, 19403Brandon Steckler
12/12/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1419B / Vehicle Communication Breakdown 4hrThe expansion and use of multiple on board control units that communicate with each other in one or more networks in the vehicle has become complex In addition modern day networks such as Bluetooth and Ethernet that allow customers to run programs in the vehicle such as email GPS navigation calendar management etc means that diagnosing today s vehicle network related problems can be challenging to say the least This course will give you a thorough understanding of how modern vehicle networks operate and communicate have resources for gathering information concerning network codes and protocols and enhance your network diagnostic capability through case studies of actual vehicle network communication problems 4 hrs, 0 minILT50 Jenckes Hill Rd., Lincoln, RI, 02865Joe Smith
12/12/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-3005-4 / LDD Exhaust Aftertreatment SystemsSince 2007 all light duty diesel vehicles sold in the United States are equipped with an exhaust aftertreatment system of some type Those technologies can include diesel oxidation catalysts NOx catalysts diesel particulate filters selective catalyst reduction using diesel emissions fluids or any combination of these subsystems This class will present the operation and design of these complex systems along with techniques for effective diagnosis Skills and knowledge from this class cannot only be applied to today s pickups and vans but also diesel equipped cars 4 hrs, 0 minILT35 Fruitland Rd, Hendersonville, NC, 28792David Patrick
12/12/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5211-4 / LDD Duramax LML and LGHThe Duramax maintenance and repair market requires the understanding of many RPO code specific systems and testing procedures LDD 5211 4 focuses exclusively on the 2010 5 2016 LML and LGH Duramax engine designs Approximately 60 of the LML LGH engine has been re engineered to accommodate emissions horsepower and torque improvements These changes include a newly designed high pressure pump piezo injectors and a SCR aftertreatment system A technician attending this class will be guided through each of the LML LGH systems in detail and receive clear descriptions of operation and specific testing procedures Focusing on complete system analysis is critical to isolating the root cause of component failure and can save wasted time and money when repairing the LML LGH Duramax 4 hrs, 0 minILT8498 South Colorado Blvd, Littleton, CO, 80126Todd Doty
12/16/2019 6:00:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILT2715 W. Lucas Street, Florence, SC, 29501Sam Strickland
12/16/2019 6:00:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILT7500 Harlem Ave., Bridgeview, IL, 60455Louie Nelson
12/16/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-3001-8 / EET Application of Electrical Test ToolsUnderstanding electricity and electrical circuits is becoming the ultimate quest for the future automotive technician A good electrical foundation is not only a bonus as in the past but a necessity in the future Nothing will solidify the demand for a technician s skills in the future job market like electrical savvy Understanding what methods work what tools are available and what test to perform will make every technician more valuable and profitable for many years to come Electricity for the most part is unseen We will explore the tools that enable us to visualize what is happening on a circuit With the right tool a technician can predict the outcome of a circuit and compare the measurements obtained during testing to the expected values As simple as that sounds it gets complicated when how the tool is testing the circuit is not properly understood In this class we will explore both normal and faulted circuits and demonstrate proper electrical tool application 8 hrs, 0 minILT1701 Wright Street, Madison, WI, 53074Kevin Roberts
12/16/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-3001-8 / EET Application of Electrical Test ToolsUnderstanding electricity and electrical circuits is becoming the ultimate quest for the future automotive technician A good electrical foundation is not only a bonus as in the past but a necessity in the future Nothing will solidify the demand for a technician s skills in the future job market like electrical savvy Understanding what methods work what tools are available and what test to perform will make every technician more valuable and profitable for many years to come Electricity for the most part is unseen We will explore the tools that enable us to visualize what is happening on a circuit With the right tool a technician can predict the outcome of a circuit and compare the measurements obtained during testing to the expected values As simple as that sounds it gets complicated when how the tool is testing the circuit is not properly understood In this class we will explore both normal and faulted circuits and demonstrate proper electrical tool application 8 hrs, 0 minILT921 S 8th Ave., Pocatello, ID, 83209Adam Robertson
12/16/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1301 / Developing Diagnostic Strategies for Ignition SystModern ignition systems are becoming increasingly difficult to diagnose This course provides an in depth analysis of late model ignition systems using a digital storage oscilloscope Vehicles with ignition system problems will be used as examples of how to use the theory of ignition to diagnose and make repairs Diagnosis of primary and secondary ignition systems will be discussed Normal patterns will be used when discussing ignition system theory enabling the technician to identify problems within a waveform 8 hrs, 0 minILT340 Victoria Road, Dogwood Bldg, Asheville, NC, 28801David Patrick
12/16/2019 6:00:00 PMILT-1415 / Modern Diagnostic Routines Cylinder Pressure AnalysisWith so many differing ways to diagnose driveability problems how do you decide which procedure will yield the most information CTI s newest Diagnostic Series Modern Diagnostic Routines will explore the latest information gathering techniques purpose built with speed and accuracy in mind The first course in this series will provide you with procedures you can use to gain the most usable knowledge regarding cylinder pressures from your pressure transducer Seasoned pros and those new to pressure transducers will all benefit from the wealth of knowledge this course will provide as your CTI instructor shows you how to use pressure mapping with captures from any brand of lab scope 8 hrs, 0 minILT48 North 11th St, Beaumont, TX, 77702Glenn Young
12/16/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5210-4 / LDD Duramax LB7 to LMMThroughout its history the Duramax has undergone many running changes LDD 5210 4 begins with a brief overview of the GM Duramax history and common failures within the specific RPO codes Next Duramax engine design and some of the in vehicle engine repair procedures that repair the most common problems Class focus will then shift to the LMM Duramax 2007 2010 A technician attending this class can expect to gain understanding of the LMM engine operation and testing procedures of the following Fuel system High pressure pump and regulator Injectors Turbocharger Cold start strategies Critical sensors Scan tool based diagnostics Many repair procedures are very specific and attention to detail is critical Repair and testing tips are provided to help the technician avoid some of the most common pitfalls associated with the Duramax engine 4 hrs, 0 minILT360 Daniel Zenker Dr., Horseheads, NY, 14845John Gillespie
12/17/2019 6:00:00 PMHVAC-4000-4 / Automotive HVAC UpdateThis HVAC Update class is designed to familiarize the shop and technicians with the current state of A C service While it is not designed as a complete A C refresher course it touches on many foundations from previous courses and adds current information regarding new technologies diagnostic techniques and the critical nature of HVAC systems today Who should attend Both technicians and customer service personnel Topics include Current equipment standards and how to verify capabilities The future with R 1234yf and how it will impact the service bays and customer satisfaction Real information on safety with new refrigerants Changes in leak detection and how to verify equipment operation A thorough review of the new service process and machines including video demonstrations A review of testing practices with added tools and techniques to save time and increase accuracy 4 hrs, 0 minILT10014 Atlantic Blve., Jacksonville, FL, 32225Rich Falco
12/17/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5142-4 / LDD Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Fuel Systems and UpdatesIn 2008 Ford set out to develop their own diesel engine Breaking ties with their long time partner International Navistar This resulted in the release of the 6 7L Power Stroke engine in the 2011 model year The 6 7L engine is one of the most original diesel designs on the market This engine employs an advanced fuel system with a 30 000 psi rail pressure and piezo injectors along with a dual boost variable geometry turbocharger to provide plenty of torque at low engine speeds and a lot of power overall This class will focus on the operation and analysis of the engine s unique fuel system In addition the latest updates for this popular platform will be presented4 hrs, 0 minILT538 Arena Dr, Soldotna, AK, 99669Tom Smith
12/17/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5211-4 / LDD Duramax LML and LGHThe Duramax maintenance and repair market requires the understanding of many RPO code specific systems and testing procedures LDD 5211 4 focuses exclusively on the 2010 5 2016 LML and LGH Duramax engine designs Approximately 60 of the LML LGH engine has been re engineered to accommodate emissions horsepower and torque improvements These changes include a newly designed high pressure pump piezo injectors and a SCR aftertreatment system A technician attending this class will be guided through each of the LML LGH systems in detail and receive clear descriptions of operation and specific testing procedures Focusing on complete system analysis is critical to isolating the root cause of component failure and can save wasted time and money when repairing the LML LGH Duramax 4 hrs, 0 minILT360 Daniel Zenker Dr., Horseheads, NY, 14845John Gillespie
12/17/2019 6:00:00 PMTOY-2520-8 / Toyota Platforms Operation and DiagnosisThis class is geared toward the technician with an established background in general engine management network electrical and body system operation and diagnosis The class will focus on using the tools service information and techniques provided by Toyota to service their systems The availability and use of specific features information and tips in diagnosis and repair that are unique to Toyota is the focus of the course Application of special tests specific data PIDs and signal information are all designed to save time Topics include TechStream Lite Usage and Data Analysis TIS Toyota Information System Repair Manual Navigation Key Documents Wiring Diagram Features and Use Powertrain Management Networking Operation and Tips Other Vehicle Systems and Components New Technologies8 hrs, 0 minILT1239 East Main St., Riverhead, NY, 11901Brian Ward
12/18/2019 6:00:00 PMCHS-5000-4 / CHS Noise Vibration and Harshness AnalysisSince man began to build machines for industrial use and especially since motors have been used to power them problems of vibration reduction and isolation have engaged engineers Gradually as vibration isolation and reduction techniques have become an integral part of machine design the need for accurate measurement and analysis of mechanical vibration has grown Over the last 15 or 20 years a whole new technology of vibration measurement has been developed which is suitable for investigating modern highly stressed high speed machinery Using piezoelectric accelerometers to convert vibratory motion into understandable data the process of measurement and analysis is efficiently performed by the versatile abilities of these electronics This class will show you how to use modern techniques to identify the vibration source track the transfer path and pinpoint the responding component 4 hrs, 0 minILT150 Sherrif Dr., Melbourne, FL, 32940Rich Falco
12/18/2019 6:00:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILT3803 Central Avenue, Billings, MT, 59102DAVID BUTTARS
12/18/2019 6:00:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILT500 Wilco Drive, Romeoville, IL, 60446Louie Nelson
12/18/2019 6:00:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILT601 Greenville Blvd SW, Greenville, NC, 27834Sam Strickland
12/18/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-3001-8 / EET Application of Electrical Test ToolsUnderstanding electricity and electrical circuits is becoming the ultimate quest for the future automotive technician A good electrical foundation is not only a bonus as in the past but a necessity in the future Nothing will solidify the demand for a technician s skills in the future job market like electrical savvy Understanding what methods work what tools are available and what test to perform will make every technician more valuable and profitable for many years to come Electricity for the most part is unseen We will explore the tools that enable us to visualize what is happening on a circuit With the right tool a technician can predict the outcome of a circuit and compare the measurements obtained during testing to the expected values As simple as that sounds it gets complicated when how the tool is testing the circuit is not properly understood In this class we will explore both normal and faulted circuits and demonstrate proper electrical tool application 8 hrs, 0 minILT2610 E Freeway Dr., Meridian, ID, 83642Adam Robertson
12/18/2019 6:00:00 PMEET-3001-8 / EET Application of Electrical Test ToolsUnderstanding electricity and electrical circuits is becoming the ultimate quest for the future automotive technician A good electrical foundation is not only a bonus as in the past but a necessity in the future Nothing will solidify the demand for a technician s skills in the future job market like electrical savvy Understanding what methods work what tools are available and what test to perform will make every technician more valuable and profitable for many years to come Electricity for the most part is unseen We will explore the tools that enable us to visualize what is happening on a circuit With the right tool a technician can predict the outcome of a circuit and compare the measurements obtained during testing to the expected values As simple as that sounds it gets complicated when how the tool is testing the circuit is not properly understood In this class we will explore both normal and faulted circuits and demonstrate proper electrical tool application 8 hrs, 0 minILT3101 East Causeway Approach, Mandeville, LA, 70448Glenn Young
12/18/2019 6:00:00 PMLDD-5142-4 / LDD Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Fuel Systems and UpdatesIn 2008 Ford set out to develop their own diesel engine Breaking ties with their long time partner International Navistar This resulted in the release of the 6 7L Power Stroke engine in the 2011 model year The 6 7L engine is one of the most original diesel designs on the market This engine employs an advanced fuel system with a 30 000 psi rail pressure and piezo injectors along with a dual boost variable geometry turbocharger to provide plenty of torque at low engine speeds and a lot of power overall This class will focus on the operation and analysis of the engine s unique fuel system In addition the latest updates for this popular platform will be presented4 hrs, 0 minILT8295 E College Drive, Palmer, AK, 99645Tom Smith
12/19/2019 6:00:00 PMCHS-5000-4 / CHS Noise Vibration and Harshness AnalysisSince man began to build machines for industrial use and especially since motors have been used to power them problems of vibration reduction and isolation have engaged engineers Gradually as vibration isolation and reduction techniques have become an integral part of machine design the need for accurate measurement and analysis of mechanical vibration has grown Over the last 15 or 20 years a whole new technology of vibration measurement has been developed which is suitable for investigating modern highly stressed high speed machinery Using piezoelectric accelerometers to convert vibratory motion into understandable data the process of measurement and analysis is efficiently performed by the versatile abilities of these electronics This class will show you how to use modern techniques to identify the vibration source track the transfer path and pinpoint the responding component 4 hrs, 0 minILT11801 W Colonial Drive, Orlando, FL, 34761Rich Falco
12/30/2019 6:00:00 PMCHS-3200-4 / CHS Alignment Best PracticesThe primary goal of each wheel alignment service is to give our customers a safe and reliable vehicle that performs as designed every time In this class a review of the alignment angles will be covered This review is focused on what s important about angles and why we need to check them during every alignment We will introduce a concept that will help balance the angles in the right relationship ensuring performance that meets OE standards The best practice alignment centers around the customer s expectations The customer expects their vehicle to receive a complete alignment and to be made aware of any underlying concerns that may need to be addressed to return their vehicle to proper alignment The process that is covered in this class is very thorough and insures that the customer receives the technician s best efforts As a technician this practice will be appreciated as it is designed to avoid as many comebacks as possible It begins with the pre alignment preliminary inspection of the components the vehicles driving tendencies and alignment angles When these angles are not within the preferred specification an adjustment or solution will be necessary Getting it in the green or setting the toe and letting it go are not good enough as we will discuss in this class 4 hrs, 0 minILT2888 Durham Rd, Roxboro, NC, 27573Brian Ward
1/6/2020 6:00:00 PMEET-5000-8 / EET Stop Start TechnologiesMany vehicles are now being engineered with Stop Start technology Implementing automated stop start technology in today s vehicles is a cost effective way to improve fuel economy and reduce emissions without affecting consumer acceptance A Stop Start system operates by cutting off the engine when the vehicle comes to a complete standstill and automatically re starts the engine when the driver releases the brake pedal This operating strategy is often utilized in full hybrid electric vehicles that have powerful electric systems but is becoming more popular in non hybrid vehicles that use traditional starter battery configurations We will cover manufactures using stop start technology dual battery and robust starter motor technologies common components found on each system diagnostic evaluation and repair methods and review important best service practices to handle working on vehicle s equipped with Stop Start systems 8 hrs, 0 minILT2508 Blichmann Ave, Grand Junction, CO, 81505Tom Smith
1/6/2020 6:00:00 PMLDD-5140-8 / Light Duty Diesel Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Operation and DiagnosisThis class will present a full and detailed look at current Ford 6 7 Powerstroke diesel operation and diagnosis It is designed to not only leverage OE techniques but also compare those to what most shops have available in the aftermarket Topics will include Engine feature overview Fuel systems Glow plug control emissions systems including Aftertreatment Air management and turbocharging Service issues OE vs aftermarket scan tool functions An overview of current TSBs 8 hrs, 0 minILT200 Hogan Rd, Bangor, ME, 0John Gillespie
1/7/2020 6:30:00 PMILT-1419 / Vehicle Communication BreakdownThe expansion and use of multiple on board control units that communicate with each other in one or more networks in the vehicle has become complex In addition modern day networks such as Bluetooth and Ethernet that allow customers to run programs in the vehicle such as email GPS navigation calendar management etc means that diagnosing today s vehicle network related problems can be challenging to say the least This course will give you a thorough understanding of how modern vehicle networks operate and communicate have resources for gathering information concerning network codes and protocols and enhance your network diagnostic capability through case studies of actual vehicle network communication problems 8 hrs, 0 minILTRoyal Canadian Legion 163, Hamilton, ON, 0Lary Goudge
1/8/2020 6:00:00 PMLDD-5140-8 / Light Duty Diesel Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Operation and DiagnosisThis class will present a full and detailed look at current Ford 6 7 Powerstroke diesel operation and diagnosis It is designed to not only leverage OE techniques but also compare those to what most shops have available in the aftermarket Topics will include Engine feature overview Fuel systems Glow plug control emissions systems including Aftertreatment Air management and turbocharging Service issues OE vs aftermarket scan tool functions An overview of current TSBs 8 hrs, 0 minILT68 Church Rd., Brunswick, ME, 0John Gillespie
1/8/2020 6:30:00 PMENG-3001-4 / ENG Modern Engine Condition TestingEvaluating engine mechanical condition in today s vehicles requires much more than a compression gauge Learn how to test more than just the engine s ability to seal The ability to move more air control camshaft position disable and enable cylinders and provide equal cylinder contribution is an essential part of every modern engine design This class will present efficient and accurate ways to analyze modern engine condition Learn how to save time by using oscilloscope scan data pressure transducers and specialized software to determine the mechanical health of an engine quickly and easily 4 hrs, 0 minILTCarquest Fergus, Fergus, ON, 0Scott Weatherall
1/13/2020 6:00:00 PMEET-3001-8 / EET Application of Electrical Test ToolsUnderstanding electricity and electrical circuits is becoming the ultimate quest for the future automotive technician A good electrical foundation is not only a bonus as in the past but a necessity in the future Nothing will solidify the demand for a technician s skills in the future job market like electrical savvy Understanding what methods work what tools are available and what test to perform will make every technician more valuable and profitable for many years to come Electricity for the most part is unseen We will explore the tools that enable us to visualize what is happening on a circuit With the right tool a technician can predict the outcome of a circuit and compare the measurements obtained during testing to the expected values As simple as that sounds it gets complicated when how the tool is testing the circuit is not properly understood In this class we will explore both normal and faulted circuits and demonstrate proper electrical tool application 8 hrs, 0 minILT601 E. Main Street, Jamestown, NC, 27282Jim Garrido
1/13/2020 6:00:00 PMLDD-5140-8 / Light Duty Diesel Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Operation and DiagnosisThis class will present a full and detailed look at current Ford 6 7 Powerstroke diesel operation and diagnosis It is designed to not only leverage OE techniques but also compare those to what most shops have available in the aftermarket Topics will include Engine feature overview Fuel systems Glow plug control emissions systems including Aftertreatment Air management and turbocharging Service issues OE vs aftermarket scan tool functions An overview of current TSBs 8 hrs, 0 minILT99 Aero Drive, Cheektowaga, NY, 14225John Gillespie
1/13/2020 6:30:00 PMILT-1419 / Vehicle Communication BreakdownThe expansion and use of multiple on board control units that communicate with each other in one or more networks in the vehicle has become complex In addition modern day networks such as Bluetooth and Ethernet that allow customers to run programs in the vehicle such as email GPS navigation calendar management etc means that diagnosing today s vehicle network related problems can be challenging to say the least This course will give you a thorough understanding of how modern vehicle networks operate and communicate have resources for gathering information concerning network codes and protocols and enhance your network diagnostic capability through case studies of actual vehicle network communication problems 8 hrs, 0 minILTDays Inn, Montréal, QC, 0James Shields
1/13/2020 6:30:00 PMILT-1419 / Vehicle Communication BreakdownThe expansion and use of multiple on board control units that communicate with each other in one or more networks in the vehicle has become complex In addition modern day networks such as Bluetooth and Ethernet that allow customers to run programs in the vehicle such as email GPS navigation calendar management etc means that diagnosing today s vehicle network related problems can be challenging to say the least This course will give you a thorough understanding of how modern vehicle networks operate and communicate have resources for gathering information concerning network codes and protocols and enhance your network diagnostic capability through case studies of actual vehicle network communication problems 8 hrs, 0 minILTHuron Heights Secondary School, Kitchener, ON, 0Lary Goudge
1/14/2020 6:00:00 PMGDI-4201-4 / GDI Essential Operation TestingGasoline direct injection is rapidly being adopted by most vehicle manufactures in an attempt to meet more stringent CAF and EPA emissions standards This course covers the commonly used components of a GDI system and makes their function and operation easy to understand Learn how GDI fuel injector function and control differs from older PFI systems Explore case studies which illustrate how high pressure fuel pump function and timing affects engine performance This course is intended for working technicians as well as customer facing personnel who would like to improve their communication skills regarding gasoline direct injection systems and their potential problems 4 hrs, 0 minILT6711 S Potomac, Centennial, CO, 80112Tom Smith
1/15/2020 6:00:00 PMLDD-5140-8 / Light Duty Diesel Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Operation and DiagnosisThis class will present a full and detailed look at current Ford 6 7 Powerstroke diesel operation and diagnosis It is designed to not only leverage OE techniques but also compare those to what most shops have available in the aftermarket Topics will include Engine feature overview Fuel systems Glow plug control emissions systems including Aftertreatment Air management and turbocharging Service issues OE vs aftermarket scan tool functions An overview of current TSBs 8 hrs, 0 minILT6401 Gorski Rd., Fairview, PA, 16415John Gillespie
1/20/2020 6:00:00 PMEET-5000-8 / EET Stop Start TechnologiesMany vehicles are now being engineered with Stop Start technology Implementing automated stop start technology in today s vehicles is a cost effective way to improve fuel economy and reduce emissions without affecting consumer acceptance A Stop Start system operates by cutting off the engine when the vehicle comes to a complete standstill and automatically re starts the engine when the driver releases the brake pedal This operating strategy is often utilized in full hybrid electric vehicles that have powerful electric systems but is becoming more popular in non hybrid vehicles that use traditional starter battery configurations We will cover manufactures using stop start technology dual battery and robust starter motor technologies common components found on each system diagnostic evaluation and repair methods and review important best service practices to handle working on vehicle s equipped with Stop Start systems 8 hrs, 0 minILT1601 North Woodbine Rd., St. Joseph, MO, 64506Kevin Leiby
1/20/2020 6:30:00 PMILT-1419 / Vehicle Communication BreakdownThe expansion and use of multiple on board control units that communicate with each other in one or more networks in the vehicle has become complex In addition modern day networks such as Bluetooth and Ethernet that allow customers to run programs in the vehicle such as email GPS navigation calendar management etc means that diagnosing today s vehicle network related problems can be challenging to say the least This course will give you a thorough understanding of how modern vehicle networks operate and communicate have resources for gathering information concerning network codes and protocols and enhance your network diagnostic capability through case studies of actual vehicle network communication problems 8 hrs, 0 minILTFanshaw College Z Building, London, ON, 0Lary Goudge
1/20/2020 6:30:00 PMILT-1419 / Vehicle Communication BreakdownThe expansion and use of multiple on board control units that communicate with each other in one or more networks in the vehicle has become complex In addition modern day networks such as Bluetooth and Ethernet that allow customers to run programs in the vehicle such as email GPS navigation calendar management etc means that diagnosing today s vehicle network related problems can be challenging to say the least This course will give you a thorough understanding of how modern vehicle networks operate and communicate have resources for gathering information concerning network codes and protocols and enhance your network diagnostic capability through case studies of actual vehicle network communication problems 8 hrs, 0 minILTLa Cité collégiale, Ottawa, ON, 0Cesar Brunet
1/20/2020 6:30:00 PMILT-1419 / Vehicle Communication BreakdownThe expansion and use of multiple on board control units that communicate with each other in one or more networks in the vehicle has become complex In addition modern day networks such as Bluetooth and Ethernet that allow customers to run programs in the vehicle such as email GPS navigation calendar management etc means that diagnosing today s vehicle network related problems can be challenging to say the least This course will give you a thorough understanding of how modern vehicle networks operate and communicate have resources for gathering information concerning network codes and protocols and enhance your network diagnostic capability through case studies of actual vehicle network communication problems 8 hrs, 0 minILTRoyal Canadian Legion Branch 497, Omemee, ON, 0Canada TBDInstructor1
1/21/2020 5:30:00 PMENG-3001-4 / Engine Technology Modern Engine Condition TestingEvaluating engine mechanical condition in today s vehicles requires much more than a compression gauge Learn how to test more than just the engine s ability to seal The ability to move more air control camshaft position disable and enable cylinders and provide equal cylinder contribution is an essential part of every modern engine design This class will present efficient and accurate ways to analyze modern engine condition Learn how to save time by using oscilloscope scan data pressure transducers and specialized software to determine the mechanical health of an engine quickly and easily 4 hrs, 0 minILT12885 62nd Street, Largo, FL, 33773Rich Falco
1/21/2020 6:00:00 PMSTA-4000-4 / J 2534 Domestic Programming UpdateJ2534 is a constantly changing arena of technology As the need for programming in the shop bay increases especially with mandated OE diagnostic software being provided for use with a J Device technicians have to be more familiar with the J2534 process This class will focus on the need for J2534 today The current information for hardware setup software configurations and changing OE websites will be covered in detail Topics will include Computer and operating system setup Java and Browser security configurations J Device selection and management OE websites and APIs The reprogramming process Problems and solutions4 hrs, 0 minILT300 West Main Street, Spartanburg, SC, 29306Sam Strickland
1/22/2020 6:00:00 PMSTA-4000-4 / J 2534 Domestic Programming UpdateJ2534 is a constantly changing arena of technology As the need for programming in the shop bay increases especially with mandated OE diagnostic software being provided for use with a J Device technicians have to be more familiar with the J2534 process This class will focus on the need for J2534 today The current information for hardware setup software configurations and changing OE websites will be covered in detail Topics will include Computer and operating system setup Java and Browser security configurations J Device selection and management OE websites and APIs The reprogramming process Problems and solutions4 hrs, 0 minILT316 S Beltline Blvd, Columbia, SC, 29205Sam Strickland
1/22/2020 6:30:00 PMEET-5000-8 / EET Stop Start TechnologiesMany vehicles are now being engineered with Stop Start technology Implementing automated stop start technology in today s vehicles is a cost effective way to improve fuel economy and reduce emissions without affecting consumer acceptance A Stop Start system operates by cutting off the engine when the vehicle comes to a complete standstill and automatically re starts the engine when the driver releases the brake pedal This operating strategy is often utilized in full hybrid electric vehicles that have powerful electric systems but is becoming more popular in non hybrid vehicles that use traditional starter battery configurations We will cover manufactures using stop start technology dual battery and robust starter motor technologies common components found on each system diagnostic evaluation and repair methods and review important best service practices to handle working on vehicle s equipped with Stop Start systems 8 hrs, 0 minILTCanadore College Commerce Court Campus, North Bay, ON, 0Ashley Muttart
1/22/2020 6:30:00 PMILT-1419 / Vehicle Communication BreakdownThe expansion and use of multiple on board control units that communicate with each other in one or more networks in the vehicle has become complex In addition modern day networks such as Bluetooth and Ethernet that allow customers to run programs in the vehicle such as email GPS navigation calendar management etc means that diagnosing today s vehicle network related problems can be challenging to say the least This course will give you a thorough understanding of how modern vehicle networks operate and communicate have resources for gathering information concerning network codes and protocols and enhance your network diagnostic capability through case studies of actual vehicle network communication problems 8 hrs, 0 minILTDurham District School Board, Oshawa, ON, 0Scott Weatherall
1/22/2020 6:30:00 PMILT-1419 / Vehicle Communication BreakdownThe expansion and use of multiple on board control units that communicate with each other in one or more networks in the vehicle has become complex In addition modern day networks such as Bluetooth and Ethernet that allow customers to run programs in the vehicle such as email GPS navigation calendar management etc means that diagnosing today s vehicle network related problems can be challenging to say the least This course will give you a thorough understanding of how modern vehicle networks operate and communicate have resources for gathering information concerning network codes and protocols and enhance your network diagnostic capability through case studies of actual vehicle network communication problems 8 hrs, 0 minILTSt. Clair College, Windsor, ON, 0Lary Goudge
1/27/2020 6:00:00 PMEET-3001-8 / EET Application of Electrical Test ToolsUnderstanding electricity and electrical circuits is becoming the ultimate quest for the future automotive technician A good electrical foundation is not only a bonus as in the past but a necessity in the future Nothing will solidify the demand for a technician s skills in the future job market like electrical savvy Understanding what methods work what tools are available and what test to perform will make every technician more valuable and profitable for many years to come Electricity for the most part is unseen We will explore the tools that enable us to visualize what is happening on a circuit With the right tool a technician can predict the outcome of a circuit and compare the measurements obtained during testing to the expected values As simple as that sounds it gets complicated when how the tool is testing the circuit is not properly understood In this class we will explore both normal and faulted circuits and demonstrate proper electrical tool application 8 hrs, 0 minILT4255 North Patterson Avenue, Winston-Salem, NC, 27102Jim Garrido
1/27/2020 6:00:00 PMLDD-5140-8 / Light Duty Diesel Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Operation and DiagnosisThis class will present a full and detailed look at current Ford 6 7 Powerstroke diesel operation and diagnosis It is designed to not only leverage OE techniques but also compare those to what most shops have available in the aftermarket Topics will include Engine feature overview Fuel systems Glow plug control emissions systems including Aftertreatment Air management and turbocharging Service issues OE vs aftermarket scan tool functions An overview of current TSBs 8 hrs, 0 minILT215 Business Park Dr, Armonk, NY, 10504John Gillespie
1/27/2020 6:30:00 PMILT-1419 / Vehicle Communication BreakdownThe expansion and use of multiple on board control units that communicate with each other in one or more networks in the vehicle has become complex In addition modern day networks such as Bluetooth and Ethernet that allow customers to run programs in the vehicle such as email GPS navigation calendar management etc means that diagnosing today s vehicle network related problems can be challenging to say the least This course will give you a thorough understanding of how modern vehicle networks operate and communicate have resources for gathering information concerning network codes and protocols and enhance your network diagnostic capability through case studies of actual vehicle network communication problems 8 hrs, 0 minILTBluewater Hall, Sarnia, ON, 0Lary Goudge
1/28/2020 6:00:00 PMLDD-5140-8 / Light Duty Diesel Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Operation and DiagnosisThis class will present a full and detailed look at current Ford 6 7 Powerstroke diesel operation and diagnosis It is designed to not only leverage OE techniques but also compare those to what most shops have available in the aftermarket Topics will include Engine feature overview Fuel systems Glow plug control emissions systems including Aftertreatment Air management and turbocharging Service issues OE vs aftermarket scan tool functions An overview of current TSBs 8 hrs, 0 minILT670 Lordship Blvd, Stratford, CT, 06615John Gillespie
1/28/2020 6:30:00 PMILT-1419 / Vehicle Communication BreakdownThe expansion and use of multiple on board control units that communicate with each other in one or more networks in the vehicle has become complex In addition modern day networks such as Bluetooth and Ethernet that allow customers to run programs in the vehicle such as email GPS navigation calendar management etc means that diagnosing today s vehicle network related problems can be challenging to say the least This course will give you a thorough understanding of how modern vehicle networks operate and communicate have resources for gathering information concerning network codes and protocols and enhance your network diagnostic capability through case studies of actual vehicle network communication problems 8 hrs, 0 minILTLoyalist College, Belleville, ON, 0James Shields
1/29/2020 3:00:00 AMEET-5000-8 / EET Stop Start TechnologiesMany vehicles are now being engineered with Stop Start technology Implementing automated stop start technology in today s vehicles is a cost effective way to improve fuel economy and reduce emissions without affecting consumer acceptance A Stop Start system operates by cutting off the engine when the vehicle comes to a complete standstill and automatically re starts the engine when the driver releases the brake pedal This operating strategy is often utilized in full hybrid electric vehicles that have powerful electric systems but is becoming more popular in non hybrid vehicles that use traditional starter battery configurations We will cover manufactures using stop start technology dual battery and robust starter motor technologies common components found on each system diagnostic evaluation and repair methods and review important best service practices to handle working on vehicle s equipped with Stop Start systems 8 hrs, 0 minILTRay Mac Distributors, Chatham, ON, 0Lary Goudge
1/29/2020 6:00:00 PMEET-3001-8 / EET Application of Electrical Test ToolsUnderstanding electricity and electrical circuits is becoming the ultimate quest for the future automotive technician A good electrical foundation is not only a bonus as in the past but a necessity in the future Nothing will solidify the demand for a technician s skills in the future job market like electrical savvy Understanding what methods work what tools are available and what test to perform will make every technician more valuable and profitable for many years to come Electricity for the most part is unseen We will explore the tools that enable us to visualize what is happening on a circuit With the right tool a technician can predict the outcome of a circuit and compare the measurements obtained during testing to the expected values As simple as that sounds it gets complicated when how the tool is testing the circuit is not properly understood In this class we will explore both normal and faulted circuits and demonstrate proper electrical tool application 8 hrs, 0 minILT50 Jenckes Hill Rd., Lincoln, RI, 02865Joe Smith
1/29/2020 6:30:00 PMILT-1419 / Vehicle Communication BreakdownThe expansion and use of multiple on board control units that communicate with each other in one or more networks in the vehicle has become complex In addition modern day networks such as Bluetooth and Ethernet that allow customers to run programs in the vehicle such as email GPS navigation calendar management etc means that diagnosing today s vehicle network related problems can be challenging to say the least This course will give you a thorough understanding of how modern vehicle networks operate and communicate have resources for gathering information concerning network codes and protocols and enhance your network diagnostic capability through case studies of actual vehicle network communication problems 8 hrs, 0 minILTAthens District High School , Athens, ON, 0Canada TBDInstructor2
2/3/2020 6:30:00 PMILT-1419 / Vehicle Communication BreakdownThe expansion and use of multiple on board control units that communicate with each other in one or more networks in the vehicle has become complex In addition modern day networks such as Bluetooth and Ethernet that allow customers to run programs in the vehicle such as email GPS navigation calendar management etc means that diagnosing today s vehicle network related problems can be challenging to say the least This course will give you a thorough understanding of how modern vehicle networks operate and communicate have resources for gathering information concerning network codes and protocols and enhance your network diagnostic capability through case studies of actual vehicle network communication problems 8 hrs, 0 minILTComfort Inn Barrie Essa , Barrie, ON, 0Scott Weatherall
2/4/2020 6:30:00 PMENG-3001-4 / ENG Modern Engine Condition TestingEvaluating engine mechanical condition in today s vehicles requires much more than a compression gauge Learn how to test more than just the engine s ability to seal The ability to move more air control camshaft position disable and enable cylinders and provide equal cylinder contribution is an essential part of every modern engine design This class will present efficient and accurate ways to analyze modern engine condition Learn how to save time by using oscilloscope scan data pressure transducers and specialized software to determine the mechanical health of an engine quickly and easily 4 hrs, 0 minILTRoyal Canadian Legion 163, Hamilton, ON, 0Lary Goudge
2/5/2020 6:00:00 PMLDD-5140-8 / LDD Ford 6 7 Powerstroke Operation and DiagnosisThis class will present a full and detailed look at current Ford 6 7 Powerstroke diesel operation and diagnosis It is designed to not only leverage OE techniques but also compare those to what most shops have available in the aftermarket Topics will include Engine feature overview Fuel systems Glow plug control emissions systems including Aftertreatment Air management and turbocharging Service issues OE vs aftermarket scan tool functions An overview of current TSBs 8 hrs, 0 minILT850 Critter Ct., Steamboat Springs, CO, 80487Tom Smith
2/5/2020 6:30:00 PMEET-5010-4 / EET Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILTSt. Clair College, Windsor, ON, 0Lary Goudge
2/11/2020 6:00:00 PMGDI-4202-4 / GDI Practical Diagnostic TechniquesThis course focuses on practical testing techniques applied to gasoline direct injected GDI engines supported by a working understanding of system and component operation This class introduces essential testing techniques which can be applied to a variety GDI equipped vehicles regardless of make or model This class focuses on the proper use of common diagnostic tools scan data analysis and proper test drive techniques to help accurately diagnose some of the more common issues found on GDI engines 4 hrs, 0 minILT6711 S Potomac, Centennial, CO, 80112Tom Smith
2/12/2020 6:30:00 PMEET-5000-8 / EET Stop Start TechnologiesMany vehicles are now being engineered with Stop Start technology Implementing automated stop start technology in today s vehicles is a cost effective way to improve fuel economy and reduce emissions without affecting consumer acceptance A Stop Start system operates by cutting off the engine when the vehicle comes to a complete standstill and automatically re starts the engine when the driver releases the brake pedal This operating strategy is often utilized in full hybrid electric vehicles that have powerful electric systems but is becoming more popular in non hybrid vehicles that use traditional starter battery configurations We will cover manufactures using stop start technology dual battery and robust starter motor technologies common components found on each system diagnostic evaluation and repair methods and review important best service practices to handle working on vehicle s equipped with Stop Start systems 8 hrs, 0 minILTCarquest Fergus, Fergus, ON, 0Scott Weatherall
2/18/2020 6:30:00 PMENG-3001-4 / ENG Modern Engine Condition TestingEvaluating engine mechanical condition in today s vehicles requires much more than a compression gauge Learn how to test more than just the engine s ability to seal The ability to move more air control camshaft position disable and enable cylinders and provide equal cylinder contribution is an essential part of every modern engine design This class will present efficient and accurate ways to analyze modern engine condition Learn how to save time by using oscilloscope scan data pressure transducers and specialized software to determine the mechanical health of an engine quickly and easily 4 hrs, 0 minILTBluewater Hall, Sarnia, ON, 0Lary Goudge
2/19/2020 6:30:00 PMATV-6001-8 / Advanced Technology Vehicles Advanced Driver Assist SystemsYou have seen them publicized on television Advanced Driver Assist Systems ADAS that are developed to automate adapt enhance vehicle systems for safety and improved vehicle control Some features are designed to avoid collisions and accidents by offering technologies that alert the driver to potential problems Others to avoid collisions by implementing safeguards and taking over control of the vehicle Adaptive features may automate lighting provide adaptive cruise control automate braking incorporate GPS traffic warnings connect to smartphones alert driver to other cars or dangers keep the driver in the correct lane or show what is in blind spots These systems are entering the aftermarket repair world Be up to date on operation and diagnostic techniques that will enable you to keep these jobs profitably in your shop 8 hrs, 0 minILTCanadore College Commerce Court Campus, North Bay, ON, 0Ashley Muttart
2/19/2020 6:30:00 PMENG-3001-4 / ENG Modern Engine Condition TestingEvaluating engine mechanical condition in today s vehicles requires much more than a compression gauge Learn how to test more than just the engine s ability to seal The ability to move more air control camshaft position disable and enable cylinders and provide equal cylinder contribution is an essential part of every modern engine design This class will present efficient and accurate ways to analyze modern engine condition Learn how to save time by using oscilloscope scan data pressure transducers and specialized software to determine the mechanical health of an engine quickly and easily 4 hrs, 0 minILTRay Mac Distributors, Chatham, ON, 0Lary Goudge
2/24/2020 6:30:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILTDays Inn, Montréal, QC, 0James Shields
2/24/2020 6:30:00 PMENG-3001-4 / ENG Modern Engine Condition TestingEvaluating engine mechanical condition in today s vehicles requires much more than a compression gauge Learn how to test more than just the engine s ability to seal The ability to move more air control camshaft position disable and enable cylinders and provide equal cylinder contribution is an essential part of every modern engine design This class will present efficient and accurate ways to analyze modern engine condition Learn how to save time by using oscilloscope scan data pressure transducers and specialized software to determine the mechanical health of an engine quickly and easily 4 hrs, 0 minILTFanshaw College Z Building, London, ON, 0Lary Goudge
2/25/2020 6:30:00 PMENG-3001-4 / ENG Modern Engine Condition TestingEvaluating engine mechanical condition in today s vehicles requires much more than a compression gauge Learn how to test more than just the engine s ability to seal The ability to move more air control camshaft position disable and enable cylinders and provide equal cylinder contribution is an essential part of every modern engine design This class will present efficient and accurate ways to analyze modern engine condition Learn how to save time by using oscilloscope scan data pressure transducers and specialized software to determine the mechanical health of an engine quickly and easily 4 hrs, 0 minILTHuron Heights Secondary School, Kitchener, ON, 0Lary Goudge
2/26/2020 6:30:00 PMEET-5010-4 / EET Domestic Charging Systems and Power ManagementAre you replacing the alternator unnecessarily When faced with an illuminated BAT GEN or ALT light that s on what do we do on a late model vehicle equipped with a computer controlled charging system The connected development of next generation electrical and electronic architectures EEA s has led to a whole new level of balance between modern batteries and the charging systems that support the vehicles electrical needs The modern charging system is designed to maximize the effectiveness of the generator manage loads improve battery state of health and life send diagnostic messages to alert the driver and minimize the systems impact on fuel economy This course will cover Electrical power management designs Regulated voltage control for ignition off and on demand Battery state of charge health and function Alternator pulley diagnosis overrunning alternator pulley OAP and decoupler OAD Charge indicator message interpretation Modes of charging system operation4 hrs, 0 minILTDurham District School Board, Oshawa, ON, 0Scott Weatherall
3/2/2020 6:00:00 PMEET-5001-4 / EET General Motors Stop Start TechnologiesGeneral Motors introduced the first Stop Start system on the 2014 Chevy Malibu as standard equipment and now have over 21 models using Stop Start technologies Implementing automated stop start technology in today s vehicle s is a cost effective way to improve fuel economy and reduce emissions A Stop Start system operates by shutting off the engine when the vehicle comes to a complete standstill and automatically re starts the engine when the driver releases the brake pedal This operating strategy is often utilized in full hybrid electric vehicles that have powerful electric systems but is also becoming more popular in non hybrid vehicles that use traditional starter battery configurations Topics include Dual battery and control methods used to isolate the electrical systems during Autostop Start Robust starter motor technologies Dual Tandem Starter design and operation Capacitor and DC DC Transformer Control Stop Start systems Common components found on each system Stop Start input and output control logic DTC descriptors and scan tool diagnostic evaluation methods Important best service practices to handle working on GM vehicles equipped with Stop Start systems4 hrs, 0 minILT601 E. Main Street, Jamestown, NC, 27282Jim Garrido
3/9/2020 6:00:00 PMEET-5001-4 / EET General Motors Stop Start TechnologiesGeneral Motors introduced the first Stop Start system on the 2014 Chevy Malibu as standard equipment and now have over 21 models using Stop Start technologies Implementing automated stop start technology in today s vehicle s is a cost effective way to improve fuel economy and reduce emissions A Stop Start system operates by shutting off the engine when the vehicle comes to a complete standstill and automatically re starts the engine when the driver releases the brake pedal This operating strategy is often utilized in full hybrid electric vehicles that have powerful electric systems but is also becoming more popular in non hybrid vehicles that use traditional starter battery configurations Topics include Dual battery and control methods used to isolate the electrical systems during Autostop Start Robust starter motor technologies Dual Tandem Starter design and operation Capacitor and DC DC Transformer Control Stop Start systems Common components found on each system Stop Start input and output control logic DTC descriptors and scan tool diagnostic evaluation methods Important best service practices to handle working on GM vehicles equipped with Stop Start systems4 hrs, 0 minILT4255 North Patterson Avenue, Winston-Salem, NC, 27102Jim Garrido
3/9/2020 6:30:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILTLa Cité collégiale, Ottawa, ON, 0Cesar Brunet
3/10/2020 6:00:00 PMGDI-4203-4 / GDI Analytic Test DriveA test drive is not intended to isolate faults which may be causing a symptom or concern The purpose of an analytic test drive is simply to gather information Then once the information you have gathered has been analyzed you can determine the proper test or tests to perform in order to narrow down the problem to a vehicle system or subsystem and eventually diagnose the root cause of a problem accurately This class will examine several examples of captured scan data from GDI vehicles This data will quickly assess the condition of the engine management system verify correct operation or find clues that will direct intrusive pinpoint tests efficiently Whether the problem is DTC driven or symptom driven a repeatable test drive cycle will determine if the root cause is air VE related fuel related or adaptive related 4 hrs, 0 minILT6711 S Potomac, Centennial, CO, 80112Tom Smith
3/10/2020 6:30:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILTLoyalist College, Belleville, ON, 0James Shields
3/11/2020 6:30:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILTAthens District High School , Athens, ON, 0Canada TBDInstructor1
3/16/2020 6:30:00 PMTOY-2520-8 / Toyota Platforms Operation and DiagnosisThis class is geared toward the technician with an established background in general engine management network electrical and body system operation and diagnosis The class will focus on using the tools service information and techniques provided by Toyota to service their systems The availability and use of specific features information and tips in diagnosis and repair that are unique to Toyota is the focus of the course Application of special tests specific data PIDs and signal information are all designed to save time Topics include TechStream Lite Usage and Data Analysis TIS Toyota Information System Repair Manual Navigation Key Documents Wiring Diagram Features and Use Powertrain Management Networking Operation and Tips Other Vehicle Systems and Components New Technologies8 hrs, 0 minILTRoyal Canadian Legion Branch 497, Omemee, ON, 0Canada TBDInstructor1
3/17/2020 5:30:00 PMHVAC-4000-4 / Automotive HVAC UpdateThis HVAC Update class is designed to familiarize the shop and technicians with the current state of A C service While it is not designed as a complete A C refresher course it touches on many foundations from previous courses and adds current information regarding new technologies diagnostic techniques and the critical nature of HVAC systems today Who should attend Both technicians and customer service personnel Topics include Current equipment standards and how to verify capabilities The future with R 1234yf and how it will impact the service bays and customer satisfaction Real information on safety with new refrigerants Changes in leak detection and how to verify equipment operation A thorough review of the new service process and machines including video demonstrations A review of testing practices with added tools and techniques to save time and increase accuracy 4 hrs, 0 minILT12885 62nd Street, Largo, FL, 33773Rich Falco
3/18/2020 6:30:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILTSt. Clair College, Windsor, ON, 0Lary Goudge
3/18/2020 6:30:00 PMTOY-2520-8 / Toyota Platforms Operation and DiagnosisThis class is geared toward the technician with an established background in general engine management network electrical and body system operation and diagnosis The class will focus on using the tools service information and techniques provided by Toyota to service their systems The availability and use of specific features information and tips in diagnosis and repair that are unique to Toyota is the focus of the course Application of special tests specific data PIDs and signal information are all designed to save time Topics include TechStream Lite Usage and Data Analysis TIS Toyota Information System Repair Manual Navigation Key Documents Wiring Diagram Features and Use Powertrain Management Networking Operation and Tips Other Vehicle Systems and Components New Technologies8 hrs, 0 minILTDurham District School Board, Oshawa, ON, 0Scott Weatherall
3/23/2020 6:30:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILTRoyal Canadian Legion 163, Hamilton, ON, 0Lary Goudge
3/25/2020 6:30:00 PMEET-3503-4 / EET Practical Application of Domestic OE SchematicsWhen a simplified wiring schematic doesn t provide the necessary diagnostic information access to the added features of OE wiring diagrams can help save valuable diagnostic time Learn how to access wiring information directly from the vehicle manufacturer as well as through aftermarket information systems Added features include web based hyperlinks to connector views and component locations photographs to help identify components and automatic links to associated diagrams This class will show the use these added features to effectively diagnose circuit problems Explore the unique formats of each OE s schematics system See advanced testing techniques applied to specific vehicle problems and participate during in class diagnostic challenges 4 hrs, 0 minILTCanadore College Commerce Court Campus, North Bay, ON, 0Ashley Muttart
3/30/2020 6:30:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILTComfort Inn Barrie Essa , Barrie, ON, 0Scott Weatherall
3/30/2020 6:30:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILTHuron Heights Secondary School, Kitchener, ON, 0Lary Goudge
4/6/2020 6:30:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILTFanshaw College Z Building, London, ON, 0Lary Goudge
4/8/2020 6:30:00 PMILT-1419 / Vehicle Communication BreakdownThe expansion and use of multiple on board control units that communicate with each other in one or more networks in the vehicle has become complex In addition modern day networks such as Bluetooth and Ethernet that allow customers to run programs in the vehicle such as email GPS navigation calendar management etc means that diagnosing today s vehicle network related problems can be challenging to say the least This course will give you a thorough understanding of how modern vehicle networks operate and communicate have resources for gathering information concerning network codes and protocols and enhance your network diagnostic capability through case studies of actual vehicle network communication problems 8 hrs, 0 minILTCarquest Fergus, Fergus, ON, 0Scott Weatherall
4/15/2020 3:00:00 PMTOY-2520-8 / Toyota Platforms Operation and DiagnosisThis class is geared toward the technician with an established background in general engine management network electrical and body system operation and diagnosis The class will focus on using the tools service information and techniques provided by Toyota to service their systems The availability and use of specific features information and tips in diagnosis and repair that are unique to Toyota is the focus of the course Application of special tests specific data PIDs and signal information are all designed to save time Topics include TechStream Lite Usage and Data Analysis TIS Toyota Information System Repair Manual Navigation Key Documents Wiring Diagram Features and Use Powertrain Management Networking Operation and Tips Other Vehicle Systems and Components New Technologies8 hrs, 0 minILTRay Mac Distributors, Chatham, ON, 0Lary Goudge
4/20/2020 6:30:00 PMDVT-3000-8 / Transmission Diagnostics for the Engine TechnicianThe modern transmission can be very difficult to diagnose properly without an understanding of the wide range of inputs and strategies that make up transmission control Diagnostic analysis of the transmission must take into consideration the mechanical aspects of the transmission as well as the electrical hydraulic and engine control influences Many transmissions have been unnecessarily replaced when testing routines skip one of these factors and many repeated transmission component failures have occurred when the root cause of mechanical failure was not determined during the initial diagnosis Some OBD II technicians may say That s why I stay away from transmissions I have enough to worry about with the engine drivability problems Many transmission technicians would also say the very opposite however the engine and transmission inputs and software strategies tend to overlap at a much higher level than ever before to control emissions torque and driving experience In order to be successful in either case the blending of emissions control and driving experience forces both the engine drivability technician and the transmission technician to cross the long time established border line between the two repair fields 8 hrs, 0 minILTBluewater Hall, Sarnia, ON, 0Lary Goudge
5/12/2020 6:00:00 PMCHS-1200-4 / CHS Steering and Suspension Inspection and ServiceThis is the first class in a series focused on chassis and alignment One of the most important tasks required of any technician is the inspection When it comes to steering and suspension components it is vital that an inspection is done correctly and completely During this class we will discuss the design and operation of steering and suspension systems and give examples and procedures for proper component testing Common failures and specific problem areas will also be discussed Specific replacement tips provided in this class will expose many steps that cannot be skipped during the repair These tips will focus on the success of the repair and customer safety as well as returning the vehicle to proper operating condition This class will provide answers to these questions How does the system operate How do I test the component properly How do I know when a component needs replaced When can I require the component to be replaced before proceeding with the alignment Do I need special tools to do the job right 4 hrs, 0 minILT6711 S Potomac, Centennial, CO, 80112Tom Smith
5/19/2020 5:30:00 PMILT-1417B / Developing A Diagnostic Game Plan Part 2 4hrThe execution of any vehicle function requires Inputs Processing Communication and Outputs often spread across multiple ECUs Any step in this distributed process can break down Do you have a Game Plan for dealing with today s complex vehicle distributed vehicle systems Diagnostics today is 75 research game plan building and 25 actual testing Using case studies of documented broken vehicles this course will outline new processes and strategies that are real world proven to be successful By practicing problem solving in the classroom the technician is better able to recognize patterns when faced with a similar problem in his bay that will lead to faster and more accurate diagnosis and repair 4 hrs, 0 minILT12885 62nd Street, Largo, FL, 33773Rich Falco
7/21/2020 5:30:00 PMGDI-4202-4 / Gasoline Direct Injection Practical Diagnostic TechniquesThis course focuses on practical testing techniques applied to gasoline direct injected GDI engines supported by a working understanding of system and component operation This class introduces essential testing techniques which can be applied to a variety GDI equipped vehicles regardless of make or model This class focuses on the proper use of common diagnostic tools scan data analysis and proper test drive techniques to help accurately diagnose some of the more common issues found on GDI engines 4 hrs, 0 minILT12885 62nd Street, Largo, FL, 33773Rich Falco
9/15/2020 5:30:00 PMILT-1103 / Wide Band Air Fuel Ratio SensorsWell over 20 years ago vehicle manufacturers began to utilize a more accurate sensor for the measurement of exhaust gas oxygen concentration It took many years for the new Wide Band Air Fuel Ration sensor technology to become a mainstream component and now they are failing This course will provide the knowledge necessary to properly identify and diagnose fuel system issues in systems using these sensors Diagnosing AFR signals can be tricky and your instructor will show you the best way to obtain a clean usable signal trace so that comparisons with the scan data can be made If you struggle to properly diagnose these AFR sensors or just want clarification on their operation this is another class you just can t afford to miss 4 hrs, 0 minILT12885 62nd Street, Largo, FL, 33773Rich Falco