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Vehicle Diagnostics Test

Vehicle Diagnostics and Vehicle Repair

At Les Dobos Auto Centre in Calgary, we’re equipped with the tools and skilled technicians needed to pinpoint and fix any issues related to vehicle diagnostics. Our team brings years of expertise in repairing and maintaining vehicle diagnostic systems right here in Calgary, ensuring swift and top-notch service at an affordable price.

Whether it’s a warning light on your dashboard (like the Check Engine, ABS, SRS, or Air Bag lights), strange noises, electrical glitches, or any other issue, identifying the root cause is crucial for a proper fix. While any certified mechanic can swap out parts, diagnostics is our forte, and we boast one of the city’s finest diagnosticians on our team.

For accurate diagnostics and repairs done right the first time, make your way to Les Dobos Auto Centre.

What is a Vehicle Diagnostic Test & Why is it So Important?

What Is A Vehicle Diagnostic Test?

Vehicle diagnostic tools can quickly and accurately point to problem areas in a car’s engine or elsewhere, thanks to built-in processors, microchips and sensors. Using specialized software, car diagnostic tools are increasingly effective at diagnosing and fixing minor mechanical or electrical problems.

What Areas Of The Vehicle Can Be Tested?

Diagnostic tests can reveal problems within a vehicle’s engine, transmission, exhaust system, brakes, and other major components. Common misconception is that technicians can use code-reading tools to determine the exact problem. In reality, the code tells technicians which engine or component parameters are out of range.

What Are The Benefits Of A Vehicle Diagnostic Test?

Vehicle diagnostics are increasingly important because they can identify potential problems before they cause a breakdown. Diagnostic tools can also check a vehicle’s computer system for manufacturer notifications and stored information about the vehicle’s history, giving technicians a complete picture in order to perform the best repair possible.

How Often Should A Vehicle Undergo Diagnostic Testing?

Many technicians recommend taking your vehicle in for a diagnostic check at least once a year. If you hear or feel something “off,” mechanics can use diagnostic testing to uncover the problem. Diagnostic testing is also a useful tool when you’re checking out a used vehicle.