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Professional automotive forum for discussion of any automotive industry-related issues, ranging from automotive legislation before the U.S. Congress and other legal bodies around the world, local automotive politics in states, provinces, and cities, as well as broader issues affecting the industry as a whole, including best practices to promote the professional image of the automotive service industry. This forum is for experienced automotive repair professionals only, membership required.

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Toyota Tech Info update Evening of 8/24
08/15/2018 in the Industry Issues Forum
NASTF Vehicle Security Professionals and Toyota Tech Info users. Toyota will be making updates to their website the evening of August 24th. The site will be unavailable during this time. Watch for an email from Toyota describing actions you need to take t...
Ford Programming Warning
08/09/2018 in the Industry Issues Forum
This is being posted on IATN at the suggestion of Donny Seyfer to warn Shops and technicians using IDS and FJDS to program modules on Ford Vehicles. This is excerpted and rewritten from NASTF SIR# 899. I apologize for the length of the post in advance as ...
LSID
07/24/2018 in the Industry Issues Forum
Hi, how can a Non- American, automotive technician, that make a honest living working on modern vehicles obtain a LSID? A LSID is required by Honda to register a new transmission control module on a 2018 Honda Accord.
Copper Usage for Mobility
07/23/2018 in the Industry Issues Forum
Copper usage will increase dramatically. The implications for prices and environmental impact are huge.
Chrysler
07/20/2018 in the Industry Issues Forum
Ever notice this?When things go wrong,everyone will hear about it.When things go well, not a word. The new Chrysler flash program worked for me with no problems. New ECU,no communication with the old unit ,dead. 2012 Dodge Caravan was up and running, with...

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