The Next Step

June 2001
Motor Age;Jun2001, Vol. 120 Issue 6, p15
Trade Publication
Presents a guideline on the intermediate level of electrical study. Need for connecting light/straight wire check with B+ for the torque converter clutch; Steps to diagnose non-functional relay circuit; Types of module output controls.


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