Auto Engine Diagnostics in Papillion

Engine Diagnostics

Get the answers you need by professionals you can trust. Midlands Auto offers complete and comprehensive engine diagnostics and system evaluations for you vehicle. Is your check engine light on? An engine light doesn’t always mean a huge repair bill. The engine light illuminates anytime a fault is detected in the vehicle emissions system. It could be as simple as a loose gas cap, or as complex as an intricate engine malfunction. Either way, Midlands Auto can help!

 

Engine Diagnostic Service Packages

Free Engine Light Code Pull Service Package

Stop guessing and start assessing! Know what is going on with your vehicle so you can make an educated decision that will put you and your passengers back on the road safely and with confidence.

 

The Midlands Auto Free Engine Light Code Pull Service Includes:

  • Quick and quality service performed by a professional Midlands Auto technician
  • A scan of your vehicle’s on board computer using state of the art equipment
  • Documentation of the diagnostic trouble code(s) (DTC) and code description(s)
  • A database check for any technical service bulletins issued by the vehicle manufacturer that may be related to the DTC(s)
  • An estimate for the correct diagnostic service required to troubleshoot the cause of the DTC(s)
  • *   Note - This service is only for vehicles manufactured from 1996 to the present
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Engine Light On Diagnostic Service Package

Once your vehicle’s on-board computer has been scanned and the Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTCs) have been retrieved, it is time to diagnose the malfunction.

The Engine Light On Diagnostic Service Package includes:

  • Quality service performed by a professional Midlands Auto technician
  • Road test of vehicle to verify complaint
  • Visual inspection of engine compartment for obvious electrical or vacuum related conditions
  • A complete battery and charging system analysis
  • Testing of one vehicle component, as indicated by the DTC, for power, ground and visual defects
  • An estimate for repair required to remedy the DTC
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Smoke Test Diagnostic Service

Your vehicle is equipped with an evaporator emissions system. The purpose of this system is to prevent the escape of harmful gas fumes into the environment. At times, a DTC may be retrieved that indicates a vapor leak in the fuel system, or an EVAP code. Since vapor leaks are not visible, the introduction of smoke in the system will allow the technician to see the leak. The Smoke Test is performed in addition to the Engine Light On Diagnostic

The Smoke Test Diagnostic Service includes:

  • Quality service performed by a professional Midlands Auto technician
  • Usage of state of the art equipment designed to pump smoke through your evaporator emissions and fuel systems
  • Detection of the leak
  • An estimate for repair

 

Engine Light Off / Runs Poor Diagnostic Service Package

If there is no check engine light on but your vehicle is running poorly, or if your vehicle was manufactured prior to 1996, this is the engine diagnostic service for you.

The Engine Light Off / Runs Poor Diagnostic Service Package Includes:

  • Quality service performed by a professional Midlands Auto technician
  • A Road Test of the vehicle to verify complaint
  • A test for power, fuel and spark
  • A complete battery and charging system analysis
  • If applicable, testing of the components within the ignition, fuel, EGR system, exhaust, and/or vacuum systems
  • If applicable, testing of compression
  • An answer for the cause of the malfunction
  • An estimate for repair

 

Cranks No Start Diagnostic Service Package

Your vehicle requires 4 key characteristics to start up – adequate power, good fuel pressure, engine compression and spark. Your vehicle’s battery provides the power. If there is adequate power, but the vehicle still will not turn over, comprehensive testing is required to determine which of the other 3 is the root of the problem and why.

 

The Cranks No Start Diagnostic includes:

  • Quality service performed by a professional Midlands Auto technician
  • Test for spark, fuel and compression
  • Inspection of spark plugs for fuel, coolant and specified gap
  • Check of timing belt, if equipped
  • Test for fuel pressure and voltage to fuel injectors
  • An answer for the cause of the malfunction
  • An estimate for repair