Welcome to Under The Hood – Presented by AutoInstruct
We welcome you to our brand new blog, called Under The Hood. This blog will feature many of our suppliers and their products, plus we'll take you inside local workshops as we learn more about their businesses. We will also invite special guests to write featured articles, from new products [...]
Subaru FreeSSM – Complete DIY ECU and TCM Management
Subaru vehicles from MY1999 onwards, including the Legacy, Liberty, Outback, Baja, Impreza, Forester and Tribeca can be analysed using a Subaru Select Monitor (SSM). SSM is an OBD based tool that allows configuration and customisation of the Engine Control Unit (ECU) and Transmission Control Unit (TCU), which is great for [...]
GC8 Impreza WRX – Not Another MAF Sensor!
If you're a GC8 enthusiast, you've undoubtably heard of the plagued MY99-MY00 MAF Sensor issues. This sensor often leads to poor engine performance, lean fuel mixtures, and a variety of other issues such as fluctuating idle control or limp mode activation. We constantly hear the phrase 'Replace your MAF Sensor' as [...]
GC8 Impreza WRX – The Sun Rises Again
Born in October 1998, our Subaru Impreza WRX will soon celebrate its 20th Birthday, and in preparation for this milestone we've been stockpiling new parts to bring some life back into this awesome vehicle. Years of exposure to the elements, from both inside an out, have led to typical wear [...]