Phoenix Automotive Repairs – Do It Yourself!
Phoenix Auto Repair Do It Yourself provides automotive consumers and do it yourselfers; the most comprehensive repair information about car and truck repair procedures including engine diagrams, wiring diagrams, repair work estimating measures, technical service bulletins, auto body work guidance, starter & alternator replacement procedures, serpentine belt replacement procedures, radiator & hose replacement procedures, tune-up & drivability specifications, quick lube illustrations, preventive maintenance guide, engine light reset instructions, parts removal and install procedures, fuel filter replacement directions, component location diagrams, air filter locations & replacement instructions, a/c system specifications, and general auto service procedures. You don't have to be a car mechanic or technician to know how to fix your automobile. Try the Automotix DIY solution today!
Air Conditioner and Heater Service Includes module configuration procedures, general service, maintenance, automatic temperature control, compressor services, electric cooling fans, vacuum diagrams, specifications, and manual air conditioning and heater diagnostics and replacement procedures for domestic and imported cars and light trucks from 1990+
Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Astro & Safari -> Drive Belt, Replace
Component Replacement & AdjustmentAstro & Safari Drive Belt, Replace Disconnect clips and remove air cleaner element. Disconnect connector and loosen clamp, then remove air cleaner cover and Mass Air Flow (MAF)/Intake Air Temperature (IAT) sensor. Remove mounting bolts and upper fan shroud. Remove caps and instrument panel extension mounting screws. Remove bottom mounting nuts and pull instrument panel extension out. Disconnect electrical connectors and remove instrument panel extension. Remove floor air outlet duct from air distributor. Remove seat belt from side of seat belt guide. Remove seat to flo...
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Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported cars and light trucks from 1990+.
Power Brake Units -> Description
Power Brake UnitsPower Brake UnitsDescriptionThe vacuum assist diaphragm assembly multiplies the force exerted on the master cylinder piston in order to increase the hydraulic pressure delivered to the wheel calipers while decreasing the effort necessary to obtain acceptable stopping performance.Vacuum assist units get their energy by opposing engine vacuum to atmospheric pressure. A piston, cylinder and f...
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Fuel filter replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. for 1980+.
Volvo -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> S70, V70, XC70 & 850
VolvoFuel Filter ReplacementS70, V70, XC70 & 850Do not smoke or allow an open flame of any type when working on or near any fuel system related components. The highly flammable vapor mixtures may ignite, resulting in serious personal injury.Always disconnect the battery ground cable before replacing the fuel filter. Position a shop towel over fuel filter connections before disconnecting.Remove the throttle pulley cover and shield over the valve on fuel rail.Connect adapter tool (Volvo tool No. 999 5484 or equivalent), to fuel drainage unit (Volvo tool Nos. 981 2270, 2273 and 2282 or equivalents).Connect the adapter to va...
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Includes CV axle, universal joint, and driveline replacement, for domestic and imported cars and light trucks from 1990+.
DRIVESHAFT U-JOINT, Replace -> Assemble -> Disassemble -> Single Cardan, Flange Yoke -> Single Cardan, Slip Yoke
Ford Truck1997-2001 E-350 Van 6.8LDRIVESHAFT U-JOINT, ReplaceSingle Cardan, Slip YokeDisassembleDo not, under any circumstance, clamp the shaft in the jaws of a vise or similar holding fixture. Denting or localizing fracture can result, causing shaft failure during vehicle operation. Place the shaft on a suitable workbench. Do not damage the tube. If components are not marked and installed incorrectly, driveline imbalance can occur.Index-mark the shaft components.Remove and discard all four snap rings.Clamp bearing cup removal tool No. 205-086 or equivalent in a vise.If necessary, use a pair of pliers to remove a bearing cup t...
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Description, component locations, reset procedures, relearn procedures, diagnosis and testing, wiring diagrams, component replacement, and identification of vehicles equipped and not equipped with tire pressure monitoring system for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from mid 1990's+.
Component Replacement -> Installation -> Removal -> Tire Pressure Sensor
BMW2009 6 SeriesComponent ReplacementTire Pressure SensorRemovalDismount tire using suitable tire machine ensuring not to damage tire pressure sensor.Remove the Torx screw, then the tire pressure sensor.Release valve stem union nut using removal tool No. 00 2 190, or equivalent Fig. .Remove washer from wheel.InstallationInstall new Torx screw on tire pressure sensor, then twist new valve stem by hand approximately three turns. Do not tighten Torx screw, sensor and v...
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Includes starter and alternator replacement procedures for domestic and imported cars and light trucks from 1990+.
GMC1992-96 G25/G2500 Van 4.3LAlternator, ReplaceDisconnect battery ground cable.Disconnect terminal plug and battery lead from rear of alternator.Remove accessory drive belt.Remove alternator mounting bolts.Separate alternator from mount...
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Cabin air filter locations and replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. as equipped to the current model year.
Cabin Air Filter Service -> Porsche -> 2005-09 Boxster, Cayman & 911
Cabin Air Filter ServicePorsche2005-09 Boxster, Cayman & 911On 2005-07 models, the cabin air filter should be replaced every 20,000 miles. The filter should be replaced more often if air flow is less than normal.On 2008-09 models, the cabin air filter should be replaced every 36,000 miles. The filter should be replaced more often if air flow is less than normal.Open the luggage compartment lid.Remove the battery cover.Remove the right plenum chamber cover.Loosen the telephone antenna at the two top retaining screws and remove the two bottom retaining screws, then...
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Maintenance lamp reset procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.
Nissan -> Automatic Transmission Oil Temperature Warning Lamp ->
NissanAutomatic Transmission Oil Temperature Warning LampThis lamp will be illuminated when the automatic transmission fluid temperature is excessive. When...
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Includes radiator, cooling and heater hose replacement procedures for domestic and imported cars and light trucks from 1990+
Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Suzuki1997-2000 Swift 1.3LCoolant Hose, ReplaceLowerDisconnect battery ground cable.Drain cooling system into a suitable container by loosening drain plug of radiator.Reposition hose clamp at radiator outlet.Remove hose from radiator.Reposition hose clamp at thermostat housing.Remove hose from thermostat housing.Remove hose from vehicle.Reverse procedure to...
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Serpentine belt replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.
Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Dodge Truck1995-2003 B2500 Van 5.2LSerpentine Drive Belt, ReplaceAttach a suitable wrench to pulley mounting bolt of automatic tensioner.Rotate tensioner assembly clockwise until tension has been relieved.Remove belt from vehicle.Position new drive belt over all pulleys ex...
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Component location diagrams for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.
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OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1986+ domestic and 1990+ imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.
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OEM TSB listings for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.
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