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    Why Don't My Turn Signals Work?

    Mia gives an overview of how turn signals work and then moves on to diagnostics. She explains how the wiring works. If none of the signals are working, then the problem is likely in this order: * Fuse(s) * Flasher * Switch * Wiring If one or two signals are not working, then usually the bulb...
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    Welcome to BAT Auto's NEW FORUMS! Please help BAT

    We have reached 300 subscribers on YouTube! Thanks to all who have subscribed to the BAT Auto YouTube channel. If you haven't subscribed, please do so we can meet our goal of 1,000 subscribers.
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    Why isn't my air conditioning blowing cold air?

    Response video to comments on the prior DIY air conditioning video. Ben goes over the limitations of diagnosing your air conditioning system. Sure you can test wiring, fuses, continuity checks, sensors, but there are limitations. * High side gauge cost ($75 to $150 for manifold gauges) *...
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    Adjusting rear brake shoes - 2001 Toyota Corolla

    Ben shows how to adjust rear brake shoes on a 2001 Toyota Corolla.
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    Why is my engine overheating?

    Also to help support BAT Auto, please subscribe to the YouTube channel. That would really help keep BAT alive and able to make more and better videos.
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    Why is my engine overheating?

    Ben gives an overview of why your engine may overheat on his Subaru Outback. Causes covered include: * Low coolant * Radiator cap, gaskets to keep pressure * Cooling fans (fuses, wiring, relays, temp sensor) * Thermostat What other problems can you think of that might cause an overheat?
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    YouTube Playlist of Bruce Bonebrake Classic Videos

    Sticky for a playlist of classic YouTube videos from our very own @Bruce back in the day.
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    Why isn't my air conditioning blowing cold air?

    Ben goes over reasons why your car's air conditioning might blow warm and not cold air. He shows simple testing on his Subaru Outback. Tools needed are a pressure gauge and a temp gauge. Step 1 is to check the pressure in the system without car running. Then check pressure while running...
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    Why is there water present on passenger side floor?

    Ben addresses another common question. Why is there water on the passenger side floor? The answer is usually a blockage is the drainage for the airconditioning. Ben shows where the tube is on his Subaru Outback. He also explains his recommendations on how to clear a blockage and what not to...
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    What is that squealing sound? Squealing from Belts

    Feedback welcome or questions that people want to see answered in a video. If you have other reasons why belts squeal or disagree with something in video please feel free to reply. Here is our latest video that talks about causes of belt squealing noises. Ben explains why and show how belts...
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    What does the check engine light really mean?

    A discussion by Ben of how to avoid the shotgun approach to replacing parts.
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    Video by Mia: What does engine running lean mean?

    BAT Auto Productions presents our latest video on our YouTube channel by ASE Tech Mia.. If any members would like to (or be willing to be) featured in a video, please contact me.
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    What is the problem with code number (u0029)

    Vehicle area network (VAN) data bus A - performance problem
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    Windshield wipers staying on the low intermittent setting when the switch is off

    I had this issue on my Explorer. Common issue I think. Fix was replace wiper stick. It drove me crazy. Might be able to temporarily fix it for awhile via restarts or messing with switch but in my experience it will deteriorate until ...
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    BAT Presents "P0420 2004 Honda Civic 2.0L Si"

    This series features @mia diagnosing a P0420 on her Honda Civic in the first video and then replacing the cat in the 2nd video.
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    Software Update

    Hi all: We upgraded the software today. If you note any problems, please let me know know. I think it went pretty smoothly. One change is on the Domestic and Import forums the location for inputing the Make, Model, Year, Miles, and Engine has changed. It is now below the input area to...
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    About BAT Auto Technical

    BAT Auto Technical is a one of a kind automotive technical website, where professional mechanics help people with their vehicle problems by providing professional, quality information. Where the professional, do-it-yourselfer, consumer and manufacturer can meet to gain quality information to...