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Diesel Labscope [Quick Quiz]

May 6, 2022

How much do you know about using a Labscope for troubleshooting diesel engines? Take the quiz and find out.   Diesel engines are becoming more and more common. Effective servicing requires the tools and knowledge to properly diagnose and repair diesel powered vehicles.  This hands-on course with AVI instructor Tom Rayk covers several popular scopes […]

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Diesel Labscope Tech Tip – Scope Compression Testing –Amperage vs Voltage

May 4, 2022

In this Tech Tip from Diesel Scope Diagnostics, instructor Tom Rayk discusses the relationship of amperage and voltage in relative compression testing.

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Diesel Labscope Tech Tip – Relative Compression Testing –Scope Voltage Patterns

In this Tech Tip from LBT-437 Diesel Labscopes, While voltage patterns may be the best way to do relative compression testing, do you know what to look for? Instructor Tom Rayk shows you.

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A/C Re-Learn Strategy [Tech Tip]

March 8, 2022

  In this Tech Tip from LBT-435 Time To Chill, instructor John Barclay explains what to do when a wrong learn value is encountered and how to correct it. JOIN US LIVE MARCH 16 @ 12:00-1:00 PM ET FOR THIS LIVE EVENT!  Instructor John Barclay will cover the latest A/C updates. John will hold a […]

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Time To Chill [Quick Quiz]

How much do you know about A/C Strategies? Take the quiz and find out.

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A/C IHX Line [Tech Tip]

  In this Tech Tip from LBT-435 Time To Chill, instructor John Barclay covers what the A/C IHX line is, where to locate it, and general tips. JOIN US LIVE MARCH 16 @ 12:00-1:00 PM ET FOR THIS LIVE EVENT!  Instructor John Barclay will cover the latest A/C updates. John will hold a Q&A session […]

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Time To Chill

February 18, 2022

JOIN US LIVE MARCH 16 @ 12:00-1:00 PM EST FOR THIS PREMIERE LIVE EVENT!  REGISTER FREE NOW AVI Instructor John Barclay will cover the latest A/C updates. John will hold a Q&A session at the end of the presentation to answer any questions you have. *Free registration through March 16. Archived course access granted for […]

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ADAS Operations [Quick Quiz]

February 4, 2022

How much do you know about ADAS Operations? Take the quiz and find out.

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Checking For Codes [Tech Tip]

In this Tech Tip from LBT-432 ADAS Operations, instructor John Forro walks through checking for codes within the Launch scan tool interface. JOIN US LIVE FEBRUARY 16 @ 12:00-2:00 PM ET FOR THIS LIVE EVENT!  John will hold a Q&A session at the end of the presentation to answer any questions you have. REGISTER NOW […]

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ADAS Preliminary Steps [Tech Tip]

February 2, 2022

In this Tech Tip from LBT-432 ADAS Operations, instructor John Forro discuss preliminary steps that should be considered prior to performing an ADAS calibration. JOIN US LIVE FEBRUARY 16 @ 12:00-2:00 PM ET FOR THIS LIVE EVENT!  John will hold a Q&A session at the end of the presentation to answer any questions you have. […]

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TGTA Mobile Training Tour Travels To Jacksonville & Georgia

The Group Training Academy Mobile Training Tour is back on the road! We’re back on the road training technicians on the importance of EV training and education, we couldn’t be more excited for the year ahead! Loads of training content to look out for. The team drove from Ft. Myers on a Friday to arrive […]

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2022 AVI Conference Recap!

January 19, 2022

Well, the 2022 AVI Training Conference was, by all accounts, a great success. Holding an event, at a location like the Sanibel Harbor Resort, sure doesn’t hurt. The resort itself is a huge, beautiful complex, blended in with the natural beauty we here are so blessed with. It’s nice to share all of this beauty […]

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LBT-432 ADAS Operations

January 13, 2022

JOIN US LIVE FEBRUARY 16 @ 12:00-1:00 PM ET FOR THIS PREMIERE LIVE EVENT! REGISTER NOW AVI Instructor John Forro will cover ADAS systems. John will hold a Q&A session at the end of the presentation to answer any questions you have. *Non Members – Free registration through February 16. Archived course access granted for […]

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High Voltage Cell Test [Tech Tip]

January 12, 2022

In this Tech Tip from LBT-422 High Voltage Component Strategies, instructor John Forro demonstrates battery testing using a voltmeter. JOIN US LIVE JANUARY 19 @ 12:00-1:00 PM ET FOR THIS PREMIERE LIVE EVENT! AVI Instructor John Forro will cover high voltage components. John will hold a Q&A session at the end of the presentation to […]

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Motor Generator Testing [Tech Tip]

January 11, 2022

In this Tech Tip from LBT-422 High Voltage Component Strategies, instructor John Forro demonstrates motor generator testing strategies. JOIN US LIVE JANUARY 19 @ 12:00-1:00 PM ET FOR THIS PREMIERE LIVE EVENT!  AVI Instructor John Forro will cover high voltage components. John will hold a Q&A session at the end of the presentation to answer […]

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High Voltage Component Strategies [Quick Quiz]

How much do you know about High Voltage Component Strategies? Take the quiz and find out.

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Keep Your Cool [Quick Quiz]

December 2, 2021

How much do you know about A/C Diagnostic Strategies? Take the quiz and find out.

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Scan Tool Diagnostics [Tech Tip]

In this Tech Tip from LBT-431: Keep Your Cool, instructor John Forro covers the use of helpful scan tool techniques and speaks on some updated OEM design trends for fuel economy and the effect on the vehicle heating and cooling systems. JOIN US LIVE DECEMBER 15 @ 12:00-1:00 PM EST FOR THIS PREMIERE LIVE EVENT! […]

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Thermal Imaging [Tech Tip]

In this Tech Tip from LBT-431: Keep Your Cool, instructor John Forro discusses use of thermal imaging cameras for A/C diagnostics taken from his years of experience. John gives examples of ways you can diagnose A/C issues by using thermal imaging. JOIN US LIVE DECEMBER 15 @ 12:00-1:00 PM EST FOR THIS PREMIERE LIVE EVENT! […]

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LBT-422 High Voltage Component Strategies

November 29, 2021

JOIN US LIVE DECEMBER 15 @ 12:00-1:00 PM ET FOR THIS PREMIERE LIVE EVENT!  AVI Instructor John Forro will cover high voltage components. John will hold a Q&A session at the end of the presentation to answer any questions you have. *Registration info given upon course enrollment The course covers the components that make these […]

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LBT-431 Keep Your Cool

November 19, 2021

JOIN US LIVE DECEMBER 15 @ 12:00-1:00 PM ET FOR THIS PREMIERE LIVE EVENT!  AVI Instructor John Forro will cover the latest technology on A/C systems. John will hold a Q&A session at the end of the presentation to answer any questions you have. *Registration info given upon course enrollment  New A/C Diagnostic Strategies This […]

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Chrysler Actuation Test [Tech Tip]

November 4, 2021

In this Tech Tip from LBT-430: Chrysler Update, instructor John Forro covers some of the newer Chrysler module settings and explains what functions they have. John also an important safety tip that all technicians will want to look out for. JOIN US LIVE NOVEMBER 17th @ 12:00-1:30 PM ET FOR THIS PREMIERE LIVE EVENT! AVI […]

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Secure Gateway Modules [Tech Tip]

In this Tech Tip from LBT-430: Chrysler Update, instructor John Forro covers the importance and function of the secure gateway modules. John explains why registering the scan tool keeps the customer vehicle information secure, he then gives an overview of the software topology. JOIN US LIVE NOVEMBER 17th @ 12:00-1:30 PM ET FOR THIS PREMIERE […]

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NASTF Tesla Servicing Information – Press Release

October 28, 2021

Automotive Video Innovations – AVI Katie Malone – Vice President Kmalone@auto-video.com 800-718-7246   AVI & NASTF Present Public Service Announcement on Tesla Scan Tool FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Fort Myers, Florida – Automotive Video Innovations (AVI) & the National Automotive Service Task Force (NASTF) have produced a new Public Service Announcement on Tesla scan tool and service information that is now […]

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NASTF PSA – Tesla Servicing Information

  Request An Embed Code of This PSA Automotive Technicians, NASTF has released new information on industry changing news! After 4 years of working together with Tesla, NASTF is pleased to announce that Tesla scan tool and service information is now available to the aftermarket. For the American and Canadian (Canadian version is in final […]

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LBT-430 Chrysler Update

October 22, 2021

JOIN US LIVE NOVEMBER 17 @ 12:00-1:30 PM ET FOR THIS PREMIERE LIVE EVENT!  AVI Instructor John Forro will cover the latest technology on Chrysler vehicles. John will hold a Q&A session at the end of the presentation to answer any questions you have. *Registration info given upon course enrollment  Chrysler has added some technology […]

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The Story Behind “The Module Flash” AVI Parody Video

October 15, 2021

The production crew was sitting around the conference table with Dave Hobbs after a long, hard day of shooting. Halloween was approaching and someone came up with the idea: Could we do a spoof of the classic “Monster Mash” song, but do a “Module Flash” version, a parody song. Dave went right to work on […]

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LBT-421 Talking Trucks – 6.7L Power Stroke Emission Systems – SCR/DPF

September 21, 2021

Talking Trucks – 6.7L Power Stroke Emission Systems – SCR/DPF DPF and SCR issues can be hard to diagnose and repair. The DPF and SCR systems are two separate systems but can affect each other, and this session will take you through information and procedures to solve complaints involving SCR/DPF related issues. The 6.7 Power […]

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September 15, 2021

A Mobile Hybrid Training Tour Update

September 9, 2021

Well, our Mobile Training Tour crew is getting ready to head out on the road again. Have you seen what the guys have been working on during their short break? Just building one of the finest “68 Camaro Super Sport restorations to hit the streets of Summit County, Ohio! John Forro’s dream car is a […]

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AVI & The Group Training Academy Visit Tidewater Tech – Mobile Training Tour

September 8, 2021

The Group Training Academy and AVI traveled to Tidewater College to provide hands-on training for technicians. These technicians were able to get up close with components of the cutaway hybrid tool and learning valuable techniques from our instructors during this unique training experience. Stay tuned to this blog for more Mobile Training Updates!

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The Mobile Training Tour Visits Stark State College for Hybrid/Electrical Training [Photos]

September 3, 2021

We visited Stark State College in North Canton, Ohio last week! It was a great day of training for the technicians there.

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AVI and The Group Training Academy Go to Richmond

September 2, 2021

The Mobile Training Tour crew are back on the road, this time for training sessions in Richmond Va. Tom Rayk, John Barkley, and Gil Anchondo are taking their live, hands on, hybrid/electric vehicle training program to the Virginia Dept. of General Sciences, Office of Fleet Management.

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Meet Gil Anchondo, Expert Body Repair and Paint Restoration Specialist

September 1, 2021

We’d like to take advantage of a little break in the action to officially introduce one of the newest instructors to join team AVI & The Group Training Academy, Gil Anchondo. We were first introduced to Gil by another fortunate, but not as recent “talent acquisition”, Tom Rayk. Gil is from Los Angeles, where he […]

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The Mobile Tour Takes Training to The Ohio Post Office Technicians

The Mobile Training Tour brought us to the Ohio Post Office where our instructors provided training to the technicians.

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