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by Sharpy
Mon Mar 16, 2020 9:35 pm
Forum: Forum feedback
Topic: add blue touth
Replies: 6
Views: 1609

Re: add blue touth

Iver wrote:
Mon Mar 16, 2020 2:26 am
where the laptop can be connected to the scope via usb and then have a tablet that mirrors the laptop via the remote ripple and you can control the laptop from the tablet
Wireless or bluetooth keyboard will do that.
yes if you can see the screen
by Sharpy
Sat Mar 14, 2020 3:37 am
Forum: Forum feedback
Topic: add blue touth
Replies: 6
Views: 1609

Re: add blue touth

Something that could be worth having instead of a Bluetooth scope you could run an app like remote ripple where the laptop can be connected to the scope via usb and then have a tablet that mirrors the laptop via the remote ripple and you can control the laptop from the tablet also, I currently use t...
by Sharpy
Thu Feb 20, 2020 7:32 pm
Forum: Case studies
Topic: Volvo FMX V4 Euro6
Replies: 12
Views: 2960

Re: Volvo FMX V4 Euro6

Hi I would normally scope the fuel pressure sensor signal to see what is going on in the rail at idle and shut down I would usually expect around 1.6v at idle and expect it to take at least 40 seconds to decay when you turn it off, the odd thing is your fault code is pointing to pressure being high ...
by Sharpy
Fri Jan 24, 2020 10:40 pm
Forum: Case studies
Topic: Volvo FMX V4 Euro6
Replies: 12
Views: 2960

Re: Volvo FMX V4 Euro6

As a little follow up on this I have had the customer return this week and all has been well with the truck since the repair so he is happy, so much so he has bought the sister truck in with similar symptoms but this time before a fortune was spent although he had someone local take a look and they ...
by Sharpy
Mon Jan 13, 2020 8:03 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: European Auto Repair Shop - BMW specialized
Replies: 7
Views: 594

Re: European Auto Repair Shop - BMW specialized

It depends on what your doing but for compression you could use the peaks or add a channel and use spark or injector pulse, you can use the crankshaft if it has sync gap.
by Sharpy
Sun Jan 12, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: European Auto Repair Shop - BMW specialized
Replies: 7
Views: 594

Re: European Auto Repair Shop - BMW specialized

For rotation ruler on the screen pull the green round dot in the bottom right corner to where you want 0 degrees to be and then pull the second green dot to where you want 720 to be, the ruler tab will let you add the partitions you want for each stroke etc
by Sharpy
Mon Dec 16, 2019 8:37 pm
Forum: Case studies
Topic: Volvo FMX V4 Euro6
Replies: 12
Views: 2960

Re: Volvo FMX V4 Euro6

Oh yeah you could say we've seen a few cams lol, we had one on a Renault recently where the lobe was spinning free on no 6 pump unit and the rocker bridge for the exhaust valve had smashed the top of the pump unit and the funny thing was they had bought it in after they had replaced no.6 injector ye...
by Sharpy
Sat Dec 14, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: Case studies
Topic: Volvo FMX V4 Euro6
Replies: 12
Views: 2960

Re: Volvo FMX V4 Euro6

Hi Carl This info is awesome and definitely welcomed, most of my knowledge on this system is just what I have learned along the way plus some help and info from a friend at Volvo and some great general advice from PicoBen. Any additional info and details are always appreciated and the regulator with...
by Sharpy
Fri Dec 06, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: Case studies
Topic: Volvo FMX V4 Euro6
Replies: 12
Views: 2960

Re: Volvo FMX V4 Euro6

I'm not entirely sure but its definitely a very common issue, Another one of these I have worked on also a 65 reg has had 18 injectors since new. I was considering trying a freedom of info to try and find out just how many have been replaced compared to the out going euro 5 model as I have probably ...
by Sharpy
Sat Nov 30, 2019 2:35 am
Forum: Case studies
Topic: Volvo FMX V4 Euro6
Replies: 12
Views: 2960

Volvo FMX V4 Euro6

Well I know there are a few of you out there interested in using the Pico on trucks so I thought I'd share my process with this one as I have done a few of these now and Pico has definitely improved the accuracy and speed of the diagnosis with them. IMG_3543.jpg The truck is a 2016 Volvo FMX Tipper ...