Diagnostic Assistance - Version 16 - Content

Below is a list, by section, of the information and tests which are contained within the Diagnostic Assistance software.

 

Section 1 - Fundamentals

Electrics
Basic Electrics
Batteries
Keyless Go System
Power management
Wiring Diagrams
HID Lamp Systems
Wireless Systems
End of Chapter Test
Engine Technology
The Otto Cycle
Cambelt and Timing Chains
Lubrication Systems
Cooling Systems
Variable Vale Timing
Induction Systems
Turbochargers
Variable Geometry Turbochargers
Akins Cycle
Fiat Twin Air - Electric-Valved Engine
End of Chapter Test
Starting and Charging Circuits
Starting Circuits
Stop Start Systems
Charging
Starternator / STARS
End of Chapter Test
Electronic Ignition
Ignition Primary Circuits
Ignition Secondary Circuits
Spark Plugs
Petrol Electronic Fuel Injection
Indirect Petrol Electronic Fuel Injection
Direct Petrol Electronic Fuel Injection
Petrol Fuel Trims
End of Chapter Test
Diesel Fuel Injection
Diesel Mechanical Fuel Injection
Types of Electronic Diesel Fuel Injection
Bosch Diesel Common Rail
HDI - Engine
Bosch Diesel Unit Injection (Pumpe-Duse)
Vacuum Supply
Diesel Injector Correction Values
End of Chapter Test
Hybrid Vehicles
Hybrid Summary
Honda IMA Hybrid System
Toyota Hybrid System
End of Chapter Test
Emissions and Emission Control Devices
Petrol Emissions
Diesel Emissions
Emission Control Devices
Diesel Particulate Filters
Diesel NOX Control - AdBlue
End of Chapter Test
Chassis Technology
ABS
ESP
Electronic Handbrakes
Electronic Steering
SRS
Vehicle Networking and Control Modules
Communication and Binary Code
Multiplexing
CAN-Bus
Engine Electronic Control Modules
Body Control Modules
EOBD & Fault Code Recovery
Immobiliser Circuits
MOST Fiber Optics
Gateway Modules
End of Chapter Test
Miscellaneous Topics
Mechanical Fuel Injection (K-jetronic)
Liquefied Petroleum Gas
Air Conditioning
Saddle fuel tanks / pumps
Miscellaneous Older Technology
Fundamental Tests
Basic Electrics
Ignition Primary and Secondary Circuits
Petrol Fuel Injection (in-direct)
Diesel Common Rail (basic)
Oscilloscope Testing of Sensor and Actuators
Exhaust Emissions and Emission Control Devices
EOBD Scan Tools
Dealer Level Scan Tools

Section 2 - Guided Diagnostics and Testing

Forms and Pre-test Topics
Diagnostic Assessment Form
2-pin Diagnostic Log Sheet
3-pin Diagnostic Log Sheet
4-pin Diagnostic Log Sheet
5-pin Diagnostic Log Sheet
6-pin Diagnostic Log Sheet
7-pin Diagnostic Log Sheet
8-pin Diagnostic Log Sheet
9-pin Diagnostic Log Sheet
Charging Test Sheet
SRS Tips
Top 10 tips - Actuators
Top 10 tips - Generic
Top 10 tips - Sensors
Overflow page on DTCs
Overflow page on DTCs
Six Step Approach
Diagnostic Tips
Diagnostic Socket Location Look-up
EOBD Generic Codes Look-up
Guided Diagnostic Test
Ambient Air Temperature Sensor
Bonnet Switch
Central Locking Motor and Lock Position Sensor
Fuel filler flap sensor
Fuel tank level sensor
Side Window Electric Motor (analogue)
Side Window Electric Motor (LIN)
Wiper Motor (analogue)
Wiper Motor (LIN)
ABS Pressure Sensor
ABS Speed Sensor - Passive
ABS Speed Sensor - Active
Combined Yaw and Lateral Acceleration Sensor (ESP Sensor)
Blower Motor
Bulb Failure
HID Lamps
Crash Sensors
Seat Belt Pre-Tensioner
Seat Occupancy Sensor
Clock Spring
Electric Steering Motor
Steering Angle Sensor
Tyre Pressure Monitoring Sensor
Accelerator Pedal Position Sensor
Alternator (SMART)
Alternator (Standard)
Atmospheric (Barometric) Pressure Sensor
Battery
Brake Pedal Position Sensor
Camshaft Position Sensor (2-pin)
Camshaft Position Sensor (3-pin)
Clutch Pedal Position Sensor
Coolant Temperature Sensor
Crankshaft Position Sensor (2-pin)
Crankshaft Position Sensor (3-pin)
Exhaust Gas Recirculation Position Sensor
Exhaust Gas Recirculation Valve
Intake Air Temperature Sensor
Variable Camshaft Actuator
Exhaust Gas Recirculation Vacuum Solenoid
Fuel Injector Solenoid (indirect)
Fuel Pump (Electric)
Ignition Coil (Pack)
Ignition Coil (Pack - Integral Amplifier)
Ignition Coil (Coil-on-plug)
Ignition Coil (Coil-on-plug - Integral Amplifier)
Ignition Coil (wasted spark)
Knock Sensor
Low Fuel Pressure Sensor
Manifold Absolute Pressure Sensor (Analogue)
Manifold Absolute Pressure Sensor (Digital)
Mass Air Flow Sensor (Analogue)
Mass Air Flow Sensor (Digital)
Oxygen Sensor - linear air-fuel sensor (LAF)
Oxygen Sensor - Titania
Oxygen Sensor - Wide Band
Oxygen Sensor - Zirconia
Spark Plugs
Starter Motor
Temperature and Manifold Pressure Sensor (TMAP)
Throttle Valve (Electronic)
Turbo Boost Control Solenoid
Turbo Boost Pressure Sensor
Throttle Valve Position Sensor
High Pressure Pump
High Pressure Pump Control Regulator
Engine Soft Shut Down Valve
Exhaust Gas Temperature Sensor
Fuel Injector Piezo
Fuel Injector Solenoid
Fuel Injector (Unit) Piezo
Fuel Injector (Unit) Solenoid
Fuel Inlet Metering Valve Solenoid
Fuel Pump (low pressure)
Fuel Pump (High pressure)
Fuel Rail Pressure Control Solenoid
Fuel Rail Pressure Sensor
Fuel Temperature Sensor
Glow Plugs
Knock Sensor
Low Pressure Fuel Sensor
Mass Air Flow Sensor (Analogue)
Mass Air Flow Sensor (Digital)
Oxygen Sensor - Wide Band
Particulate Filter Pressure Sensor
Starter Motor
Temperature and Manifold Pressure Sensor
Throttle Valve (Electronic)
Turbo Boost Control Solenoid
Turbo Boost Pressure Sensor
Throttle Valve Position Sensor
Turbo / Variable Vane Wastegate Valve - Vacuum
Turbo / Variable Vane Wastegate Valve - Electromechanical
Immobilisers
Contaminated Fuel
Flowcharts
Flow Chart - Checking Batteries
Flow Chart - Engine Fails to Crank or Cranks Slowly
Flow Chart - Engine Cranks but fails to start - Checking LT circuits
Flow Chart - Engine Cranks but fails to start - Checking HT circuits
Flow Chart - Engine Cranks but fails to start - Electronic Fuel Injection
Flow Chart - Engine Cranks but fails to start - Common Rail Diesel
Chart - Diesel Mechanical Trouble Shooting
Flow Chart - No Communication
Diagnostic Procedures
Electrical Circuit Testing
Volt Drop (pop-up)
CAN-Bus Circuit Testing
Battery Static Current Draw Testing
Electronic Engine Cooling Fan Testing
Compression and Vacuum Testing
In Cylinder Compression Testing
Engine Oil Pressure Testing
Cylinder Head Gasket Testing
Diesel Fuel Delivery via Vacuum Testing
Diesel Injector Leak-off Testing
Turbo Boost Pressure Testing
Exhaust Back Pressure Testing
Diagnostic Smoke Testing
Relay Testing
SRS System Testing
Catalyst efficiency testing
Fuel Trims

Section 3 - Reference Library

Waveform Library
Oscilloscope Theory
Generic Sensors
Generic Actuators
Petrol Sensors
Petrol Actuators / Ignition
Diesel Sensors
Diesel Actuators
Chassis Components / Miscellaneous
Motorcycle Engine Management
Air Flow Meter - Hot Wire
Air Flow Meter - Digital - Hot Film
Air Flow Meter - Digital - Hot Wire
Air Flow Meter - Digital to analogue conversion
Brake Pedal Position Sensor
Camshaft Sensor - Inductive
Camshaft Sensor - Hall Effect (example 1)
Camshaft Sensor - Hall Effect (example 2)
Camshaft vs. Crankshaft Sensors (dual trace)
Camshaft (Hall) vs Crankshaft (inductive)
Clutch Pedal Position Sensor
Coolant Temperature Sensor
Crankshaft Sensor - Hall Effect
Crankshaft Sensor - Inductive
EGR Valve Position Sensor
Intake Air Temperature
MAP Sensor (Analogue)
MAP Sensor (Digital)
Oil Pressure Sensor
Power Steering Pressure Sensor
Road Speed Sensor (Hall Effect)
Throttle Pedal Sensor
Alternator
Alternator LIN charging
Alternator Smart Charging (Ford)
Alternator Volts and Amps
EGR Solenoid Valve
Throttle Body Servomotor
Variable Speed Cooling Fan
Air Flow Meter - Air Vane
Air Flow Meter - Faulty
Camshaft Sensor - AC Excited
Coolant Temperature Sensor (Vauxhall)
Distributor (Hall Effect) Pick-up
Distributor (Inductive) Pick-up
Knock Sensor
Manifold Vacuum - Idle, Cruise, WOT
Oxygen Sensor (Broadband)
Oxygen Sensor (LAF)
Oxygen Sensor (Pre and Post)
Oxygen Sensor (Titania)
Oxygen Sensor (Ziconia)
Throttle Motor Position
Throttle Potentiometer
Throttle Potentiometer - Faulty
Throttle Potentiometer and Switch
Throttle Switch
TMAP
Turbo Boost Pressure Sensor
Twin Camshaft Sensors
Carbon Canister Solenoid Valve
Cranking Amps
Fuel Pump
Fuel Pump - High Pressure Pump Test
Fuel Pump - High Pressure Regulator
Fuel Pump - Returnless Regulator
Fuel Supply Pressure
Idle Speed Control Valve (Electromagnetic)
Idle Speed Control Valve (Rotary)
Ignition - Amplifier Earth
Ignition - Coil-per-Cylinder with Integral Amplifier (Primary)
Ignition - Coil-per-Cylinder with Integral Amplifier (Secondary)
Ignition - Digital signal to Coil / Amp
Ignition - DIS Coil Pack - Primary Current
Ignition - EDIS PIP & SAW signals (Ford)
Ignition - Ignition Coil - Faulty
Ignition - Ignition Coil - Output Test
Ignition - Parade From Supply Fuse
Ignition - Primary
Ignition - Primary Burn Time
Ignition - Primary Spark Line
Ignition - Primary Induced Voltage
Ignition - Primary Dwell Period
Ignition - Primary Current (example 1)
Ignition - Primary Current (example 2)
Ignition - Primary (BMW - idle / above idle)
Ignition - Primary vs. Secondary (dual trace)
Ignition - Secondary
Ignition - Secondary Burn Time
Ignition - Secondary Spark Line
Ignition - Secondary Plug Kv
Oxygen Sensor - Heater
Oxygen Sensor - Heater (example 2)
Injector - Direct Injection
Injector - Multi-point (current)
Injector - Multi-point (voltage)
Injector - Multi-point Multi-pulsing
Injector - Parade from Supply Fuse
Injector - Single Point (current)
Injector - Single Point (voltage example 1)
Injector - Single Point (voltage example 2)
Stepper Motor (example 1)
Stepper Motor (example 2)
Variable Camshaft Timing actuator
Accelerator Pedal Sensor
Airflow Intake vs. Turbo Boost Pressure
Airflow Sensor
Camshaft Sensor
Crankshaft Sensor
Exhaust Pressure Sensor
Exhaust Temperature Sensor
Fuel Rail Pressure Sensor (Bosch)
Fuel Rail Pressure Sensor (Delphi)
Fuel Temperature Sensor (Denso)
Injector Lift Value Sensor
Inlet Air Pressure Sensor
Low Fuel Pressure Sensor
Manifold (Boost) Pressure
Throttle Motor Position Sensor
TMAP Sensor
Turbo Boost / Intake Air Temperature
Cranking Amps
Fuel Supply - Pressure
Glow Plugs - Timer Relay
Glow Plug - Pre and Post Operation
High Pressure Pump Test
Injector - Bosch CDI3
Injector - Bosch
Injector - Delphi
Injector - Denso
Injector - During DPF Regeneration
Injector - Phases
Injector - Piezo (Seimens)
Magnetic Proportional Valve (MPROP)
Pressure Regulator (Bosch)
Quantity Control Valve (Bosch)
Suction Control Valve (Denso)
Throttle Valve Motor
Turbo Solenoid Valve (at Idle)
Unit Injector - Bosch
Unit Injector - Delphi
Unit Injector - Piezo Bosch
Vacuum Supply
ABS Pressure Sensor
ABS Speed Sensor (active)
ABS Speed Sensor (digital)
ABS Speed Sensor (digital) - Cornering
ABS Speed Sensor (digital) - Dual Trace
ABS Speed Sensor (inductive)
ABS Speed Sensors (inductive) - Cornering
ABS Speed Sensors (inductive) - Dual Trace
Bonnet Switch
CAN-Bus (Data Integrity)
CAN-Bus (Signal Integrity)
Central Locking
Cold Bulb Monitoring
Electronic Handbrake
Electronic Steering Motor (column mounted)
Electronic Steering Motor (rack mounted)
Electronic Window
Electronic Window (LIN)
ESP Sensor
Fuel Level Sensor
Heater Blower Motor (PWM)
LIN-Bus (Engine off)
LPG Injector Simulator
Pulse Width Modulation 1
Pulse Width Modulation 2
Steering Angle Sensor
Volt Drop Tests
Wiper Motor (LIN)
Wiper Motor (with park)
Atmospheric Pressure Sensor
Charging - Three Phase Wires
Charging - Volts & Amps
Cooling Fan Current
Cranking Current
Engine Coolant and Intake Air Temperature
Engine Speed & Position Sensors
Fuel Pump Current
Ignition Primary (Current)
Ignition Primary (Voltage)
Ignition Secondary (Negative)
Ignition Secondary (Positive)
Injector (Current)
Injector (Volts)
Manifold Pressure Sensor
Neutral Switch
Oxygen Sensor
Road Speed Sensor
Side Stand Switch
Throttle Position Sensor
Scan Tool Live Data
Scan Tool Theory
Scan tools: Live Data Examples
Scan tools: Live Data Examples
Scan tools: Live Data Examples
Scan tools: Live Data Examples