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There are over 20 different automotive discussion forums in the iATN members only area, with 2.2 million messages and roughly 500 posts daily. You may discuss all manner of automotive topics with other automotive professionals in a threaded discussion format as shown in the screen below. The automotive discussion that takes place ranges from very technical in nature to repair shop management, automotive industry issues, and everything in between. Members upload waveforms, scan data, photos, videos and other documents and discuss them directly in forums. Below, your can see a sampling of the latest topics being discussed on iATN.

Recent Automotive Discussions in the Forums

steering box and rear end interchange
07/15/2017 in the R.P.M. Forum
[Chassis: 87 Buick Regal Grand National 3.8L] i have a 1979 monte carlo vin h the frame is shot i pick up a 1987 buick grand national frame no rear end can i swap in the rear end and hoses and steering box and pump and lines from the 1979 and all the bra...
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07/15/2017 in the Educators' Forum
Hello Educators, Over the next two weeks I'll be attending NACAT, ASEIEA and Automechanika presenting a new class I've assembled aimed at better documentation and communication along with iATN and the resource options we provide for schools. Additionally,...
Alternator or PCM
07/15/2017 in the Technical Discussion Forum
[Electrical: 08 Ford Taurus SEL 3.5L] I have this currently in tech help and while the consensus is faulty alternator which I am inclined to agree with as the pcm looks like it is trying to control the charging before setting the code P0625 : field circu...
rino tractor electric
07/15/2017 in the Technical Discussion Forum
Does it matter which way a Delco alternator spins? The one on this Rino tractor works good when the regulator does but I want to do an easy changeover to something different.
Baffling '05 Expedition 5.4 misfire on cyl #5 only
07/15/2017 in the Technical Discussion Forum
179K miles....5.4L 3-valve....yes it has slight chain noise...idles good....drives ok up unto around 60mph under medium acceleration.....if you drive it like you stole it,it'll go 100mph no problem,but if you just cruise it starts bucking/jerking...first ...

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