Car Repair Video Podcasts 2018 - Pawlik Automotive Repair, Vancouver BC

Car Repair Video Podcasts 2018

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So the owner of this 2008 Subaru Forester  had experienced his temperature, his cooling temperature warning light coming on on some long highway drives. It would only, never occur around the city but on a long highway drive, a one or two hours out of Vancouver, maybe going up a bit of a hill, the red coolant warning light would click on, it’ll come on for a minute or two and go off.

May 8, 2018

I’ve worked on Volvo’s for many years in our shop. We work on lots of them, we’ve worked on them since the boxy cars in the past to the new sleek round look that Volvo has. Durability has always been a strong point with Volvo’s but you know like any other car you have to maintain it to make sure it stays durable so they don’t just last on their own. It’s a commitment of the owner as well as the build of the car.

May 7, 2018

Honda cars are awesome. I mean, they and Toyotas are always cars that I recommend to people who want a solid, reliable car. We've serviced Honda for many years, and they just keep getting better and better.

May 4, 2018

So we're talking about a 2011 BMW X3 that has a fairly common problem, the LED taillights needed repairing. The right taillight was not functioning and through doing a little research, we found it’s an LED taillight that there’s a repair available to do this job, besides just changing the taillight.

May 3, 2018

Cummins Turbo Diesel found in Dodge trucks is highly reliable. An occasional concern is the long engine crank over and starting.

May 1, 2018

So we’re talking about a 2012 Range Rover that had some issues with noise. What was going on with this vehicle?

April 27, 2018

The owner of the vehicle had a concern that there was noise when you turn the heater on and there was not a lot of air flowing through the heating system. And what we found was very interesting.

April 25, 2018

We're talking about auto dimming side view mirror was not dimming properly and needed to be replaced on a 2005 Mercedes SL500.

April 22, 2018

Talking about a maintenance repair on a 2006 Subaru Outback with Bernie Pawlik. Control arm bushing replacement is becoming a frequent service at our shop. Much of it seems to be around the design of the bushing which has changed over the past 10 or 15 years.

April 21, 2018

So we’re talking about a Land Rover LR2 that was having some fuel rail issues. The vehicle was towed to our shop. The owner was driving it and suddenly it started running really poorly and he had it towed in because it just wouldn’t run right, basically un-drivable.

April 20, 2018

We work on plenty of Land Rover vehicles. They’re really nice vehicles, generally very tough and luxurious for sure, but they are somewhat problematic, which is kinda good for us.

April 19, 2018

The Ford 6.0 diesel engine has had some "issues" around longevity. Here's how Pawlik Automotive in Vancouver, BC makes them last much much longer, with better performance, much better reliability and attention to detail.

April 18, 2018

A glow plug circuit fault would have a lot of people thinking, oh yeah, it needs a new glow plug. Well actually the code’s a circuit fault. So the circuit is the glow plug, it’s the wire to the glow plug any related wiring and it’s also the control unit. Those are the items that could be at fault in this particular situation.

April 14, 2018

Audi cars are a fine example of German engineering and the company has strived to make vehicles that are luxurious, fast and fun to drive. Since the late 1990s, with the introduction of the A4, their sales have grown enormously and Audis have become more common.

April 13, 2018

How are Subaru’s for reliability? So tell me, what’s your experience with Subaru’s? I’ve owned three of them actually over the years, three different generations of Subaru’s; they’ve all been really good cars.

April 12, 2018

Today we’re going to talk about a 2005 Toyota 4Runner. The vehicle came to our shop, a regular client of ours, and the steering was stiff, especially in one certain direction when you turned the steering wheel there was a stiff, tight spot to the steering.

April 11, 2018

Pawlik Automotive Podcast

After doing car maintenance and repair videos for many years, we're doing a podcast! But Why? Short answer, people wanted it.

April 10, 2018

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