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May 18, 2018 It's that time again! Here are the winners this week for our Top Contributors Giveaway! THE WINNERS: James Avery Kevin Berg Gordon Gamble Congratulations you three! ??????

May 11, 2018 Happy Friday, everyone! We have a fresh batch of top contributors to congratulate this week as the winners of our giveaway.
Congratulations to Todd Weedman, Mike Werner, and Brian Fields!
Thanks for all you do to help make iATN the best automotive repair community in the world.

February 16, 2018 

iATN, a Solera Holdings Company wants to express our sincerest gratitude to Scott Brown for his legacy as the leading member of the iATN senior management team. After 22 years of dedicated service to iATN, Scott has chosen to embark on a new journey in his support of the professional technicians that serve the automotive care industry.

During his tenure with iATN, Scott devoted himself to the community membership as a leading advocate across the industry. Professional Automotive Technicians are the heart and soul of iATN and Scott has represented the community with tireless dedication and professionalism. He plans to continue in his mission as a leader within our industry and remain an active member of the iATN family.

As the new leader of the iATN management team, Greg Montero has pledged to further the iATN mission as the leading knowledge forum for the automotive technician community. Greg is an iATN veteran with 25+ years of automotive industry experience. A Master ASE Tech, Greg has held numerous roles as a technician, service manager, trainer and champion for our industry. For the last 15 years, Greg has served as a professional carline master technician, OE mastercare team leader, and product leader at Identifix. As a 20+ year iATN member, Greg has a strong passion for the technology, training and tools automotive technicians use to serve their customers.

Please join us in wishing Scott success in the new chapter of his career and welcoming Greg to his new role with iATN!

January 18, 2018 Juan from CA has some insight on a discovery he made on perpetual challenges faced when installing reman Magnasteer Rack & Pinions found on GM vehicles. Check out his Tech-Tio and the ensuing discussion on iATN:

Stiff GM Magnasteer rack N pinions

January 8, 2018 James from Florida shares an interesting case study featuring "Ghost Misfires" found on a 2011 Corvette with an interesting solution.

Corvette Ghost Misfire

December 27, 2017 Geoff from Hawaii shares his case study after discovering an anomaly with a CKP sensor DTC caused by a faulty CMP on a 2005 Nissan Titan.

CKP code, but CMP was the fix

December 19, 2017 Presented with multiple DTC's? Check out this discussion started by James from FL on using "Code Set Order" in strategizing your angle of attack

Using Code Set Order To Diagnose

December 11, 2017 Nathan from CO shares the strategy he uses when dealing with extended warranties. Check out the entire threaded discussion on iATN.

December 4, 2017 Another great network communication case study from longtime iATN member and regular contributor. We thank James for his insight and willingness to share with the professional service community. Enjoy!

November 22, 2017 Happy Holidays! Here's an interesting case study covering a GM MOST Bus diagnostic challenge you might find to be an interesting read as you're digesting a festive meal.

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