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by Technician
Sun Aug 04, 2019 12:30 am
Forum: Help me fix my car
Topic: Test Plan for Smart Charging System on Ford Fiesta 1.4 (SPJC)
Replies: 20
Views: 935

Re: Test Plan for Smart Charging System on Ford Fiesta 1.4 (SPJC)

Thanks Ron. I ran the engine with the oil cooler fitted but disconnected the water hoses, therefore running oil through it only. On the ramp at about 3K revs for some time nothing showed up so I road tested the car and then inspected the oil cooler and found engine oil sprayed over the lower radiato...
by Technician
Thu Aug 01, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: Help me fix my car
Topic: Test Plan for Smart Charging System on Ford Fiesta 1.4 (SPJC)
Replies: 20
Views: 935

Re: Test Plan for Smart Charging System on Ford Fiesta 1.4 (SPJC)

I can see that sneaky regulator there having been made in China :mrgreen:
by Technician
Wed Jul 31, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: Help me fix my car
Topic: Test Plan for Smart Charging System on Ford Fiesta 1.4 (SPJC)
Replies: 20
Views: 935

Re: Test Plan for Smart Charging System on Ford Fiesta 1.4 (SPJC)

An update on this nightmare of a car I've been working on. At last I've got to the bottom of the Smart Charging System issues. Originally the car had the battery changed by the RAC and I don't recall questioning the type of battery fitted until a good member on here told me the battery should be a s...
by Technician
Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: Diagnostic discussion
Topic: Raster Parade, etc,..
Replies: 10
Views: 471

Re: Raster Parade, etc,..

Autonerdz wrote:
Wed Jul 24, 2019 2:58 pm
my email address is not acceptable on that forum so could not register.
You can now. We had all mail.com emails banned because that is a spammer domain. It is no longer banned so you should be able to register now.
Thanks, all done just waiting for verification.
by Technician
Wed Jul 24, 2019 12:06 pm
Forum: Diagnostic discussion
Topic: Raster Parade, etc,..
Replies: 10
Views: 471

Re: Raster Parade, etc,..

Sorry for gate crashing the thread. I too have the Mixmaster recently purchased from Pico here. I've spoken to a gentleman on here who started the thread and did advise me that on his forum they have a video that shows how to use and setup the Mixmaster, however my email address is not acceptable on...
by Technician
Fri Jul 19, 2019 12:07 pm
Forum: Help me fix my car
Topic: Renault Twingo Battery light on
Replies: 3
Views: 213

Re: Renault Twingo Battery light on

Hello,

Your LIN voltage seems low, have a read;

https://www.picoauto.com/library/automotive-guided-tests/lin-bus/
by Technician
Thu Jul 18, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: Automotive kit hardware
Topic: Mixmaster
Replies: 0
Views: 319

Mixmaster

Having just purchased the Mixmaster and reading the guide booklet, I have my first question regarding setup and ignition waveforms. When I connect the secondary ignition leads to the mixmaster and each cylinder regarding Bank A or Bank B does the mixmaster read cylinder order i.e. cylinder 1,2,3,4.....
by Technician
Thu Jul 18, 2019 12:02 pm
Forum: PicoScope 6 Automotive software
Topic: Stacking wave forms
Replies: 5
Views: 265

Re: Stacking wave forms

Having now understood what Martin said in a previous post here, I now understand why the button is not required and how to have multiple waveforms from different cylinders on the same scope screen for comparisons.
by Technician
Wed Jul 17, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: PicoDiagnostics NVH
Topic: Pico NVH Videos
Replies: 4
Views: 332

Re: Pico NVH Videos

Thanks Steve.
by Technician
Sun Jul 14, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: PicoDiagnostics NVH
Topic: Pico NVH Videos
Replies: 4
Views: 332

Pico NVH Videos

I've seen a video recently produced by Pico for NVH on Facebook, the authors advised about a second video that I truly cannot find by searching the authors title of it. I am linked to Pico's video channel but nothing there I can find. Steve Smith did some links via diagnostic discussion titled 'Usef...