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on-board diagnostics


Tip: Diagnostics available without Leopard DVD

With newer Mac models, the Leopard DVD is no longer needed to run the Apple Hardware Test for diagnosing hardware problems. Users can simply boot the computers startup while holding the "D" key down to boot into diagnostic mod

By August 25, 2008


AAA to offer customers In-Drive emergency response telematics

AAA will offer its 12 million club members Hughes Telematics' In-Drive-connected services to provide roadside assistance and vehicle reports.

By August 15, 2011


2014 Volkswagen Jetta TDI

The 2014 Volkswagen Jetta TDI offers basic transportation at a bargain and an excellent engine, but techies will want to hold off for the improved 2015 model.

June 4, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating June 4, 2014

MSRP: $24,725.00


State Farm competing with OnStar's emergency response

State Farm announced a new program to provide vehicle reporting, emergency response, and geofencing services that drivers can use to report accidents, locate stolen vehicles, and potentially get discounts on their auto insurance policy.

By August 2, 2011


Scientific Conservation scores $15.7 million in funding

Green tech meets IT as a start-up offering SaaS for energy consumption forecasting receives a big funding round.

By January 19, 2011


2013 Car Tech Awards: And the winner is...

The CNET staff has come up with its Tech Car of the Year for 2013, along with a raft of 10 other notable achievements in automotive tech.

By December 18, 2013


How to invoke and interpret the Apple hardware tests

Apple includes a hardware testing suite with all of its computers. Here is how to run it and interpret some of the error codes it may generate.

By January 4, 2012


2010 car tech and GPS preview

Now that the wait is almost over, just what should we expect from the world of car technology at CES? Here's our best guess...

By December 14, 2009


Award-winning tech at the 2009 SEMA Show

With the absence of the major car audio OEMs from the 2009 SEMA Show, you may assume that car tech has taken a backseat to tuning and muscle... but you'd be wrong.

By November 6, 2009


Viper's SmartStart car control app hits Android

Viper's SmartStart mobile app comes to its third platform this week. The car starting, door unlocking, and panic button enabling app hits Android's Market on Thursday and brings the same features found on iPhone and BlackBerry devices.

By July 29, 2010