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Replacing Your PCM

If you’re reading this, that most likely means you’re not having a good day as a result of car troubles. A possible cause of these issues could simply be a faulty Power-train Control Module. The PCM is considered the brains of the operation and when it’s having complications, the rest of the vehicle will follow…

Automotive Computers – How Do They Work?

Think quickly about how different a typical car on the road is today from say, 25 years ago. What has changed? What has remained the same? Obviously, cars today generally still have seats, pedals, and a steering wheel. But, over the past ten years and beyond, automobiles have been relying much more on electronics, apps,…

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Replacing vs Repairing Engine Control Modules

If your car, say a Ford Explorer, suddenly stops working and you’ve exhausted all the more normal reasons a car no longer starts – it is possible that you have a faulty ECM (engine control module) or engine computer. The engine control module is one of the important parts of your car. And, although the…

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The Fascinating Truth about The Life Cycle Of A Car

If you’re like a lot of people, you love your car. Although, the feeling of driving a brand new car is thrilling and exhilarating – there’s nothing like getting behind the wheel of a car that you love and cherish and have driven for years. Because like with any new toy, before long, the novelty fades. Furthermore, over time,…

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How Can I Make My Car Last (Nearly) Forever?

Does your car have a problem? Are you unable to identify the issue? Hopefully we have the solution that can make your car last (nearly) forever. Know Your Car and Get it to Last Nearly Forever These days, most drivers and car owners are unaware of the many different parts that make up their car.…

The Top 10 Best New Car Technology Advancements

It should come as no surprise that automakers continue to prioritize showcasing new car technology in 2016. As technology continues to improve, society as a whole is adopting car technology well with the introduction of bluetooth, USB options and much more in most standard models. The fierce competition in the car technology market has the…

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Five Winter Maintenance Tips for your Car

SOLO PCMS knows winter maintenance. We understand that our clients aren’t the type of people to sit back and wait for their cars to start showing them problems. You also understand that the weather has an effect on the performance of your car, hence why winter maintenance is so important. We’ve compiled a list of…