The Marvelous Motors of the Mustang Mach-E GT

From WeberAuto. See the Marvelous Motors of the Ford Mustang Mach-E GT. These motors are more powerful than Tesla Models 3 and Y motors. The front and rear GT motors are identical with a few minor differences. See how to set the timing on a compound planetary gear set! This video is the sixth in…

Mustang Mach E GT Battery and Cooling System Service

From WeberAuto. See how to remove and install a battery module, install the battery, and service the cooling systems of a 2021 Ford Mustang Mach E GT. This video is the fifth in a series about the high voltage battery of a Mustang Mach-E GT. TIMELINE: 0:00 Start 0:08 Introduction 1:06 Disconnecting the Battery Energy…

Mustang Mach E Contactors

From WeberAuto. See the contactors of a 2021 Ford Mustang Mach E GT high voltage battery. See the removal procedure and a functional demonstration of the contactors. TIMELINE: 0:00 Start 0:08 Introduction 0:44 High Voltage PPE required for internal battery service 1:35 The location of the battery junction block with contactors 2:00 High voltage negative…

2021 Mustang Mach-E GT – Extended Range Battery Removal

From WeberAuto. See the removal procedure for the 98.8 kWh Extended Range Battery of a 2021 Ford Mustang Mach E GT. This impressive 276 Ah battery has a nominal voltage of 347.8 Volts. TIMELINE: 0:00 Start 0:08 Introduction 0:50 How to lift the Mach-E for battery removal 1:55 Temporary neutral needed 2:38 The electrically actuated…

De-energizing the High Voltage System on a Mustang Mach-E GT

From WeberAuto. See how to de-energize the high voltage (HV) system of a 2021 Ford Mustang Mach E GT! This new Low Voltage Service Disconnect (LVSD) method is used by all 2020 and newer Ford electric vehicles and hybrid electric vehicles. TIMELINE: 0:00 Start 0:08 Introduction 0:45 High voltage connectors at the HV battery 1:10…

Mustang Mach E GT High Voltage Components

From WeberAuto. See the high voltage (HV) components of a 2021 Ford Mustang Mach E GT! Almost every electric vehicle has these same high voltage components. Learn their names and their basic functions. I have been away from Youtube for eight months developing a new training curriculum for my college classes and the hybrid and…

Tesla Toolbox 3 Service and Diagnostic Software

From WeberAuto. Join me as I demonstrate the newly accessible Tesla diagnostic software called Toolbox 3. We will also explore the Tesla electronic service information. See service.tesla.com for more information. This software allows anyone to access vehicle service data, diagnostic trouble codes (DTC)s, and many other functions. TIMELINE: 0:00 Start 0:07 Introduction 0:35 Ethernet cable…

Tesla Model 3 and Y Modular Motors

From WeberAuto. Check out the modular components and design of the electric motors on the Tesla Models 3 and Y. See how many parts are common and interchangeable. Corrections: 1. I swapped the definition of a Hunting gear set with a Non-Hunting gear set. TIMELINE: 0:00 Introduction 0:27 The rear motor of the Model 3…

Understanding the Tesla Model S Front Motor

From WeberAuto. Join me for another deep dive to see the details of the 17,500 RPM front motor and drive unit from a 2014-2018 Tesla Model S AWD. See all four motor rotors from the Tesla Model S and Model 3. The video is divided into four sections showing: 1. The motor and gears. 2.…

Understanding the Tesla Model S Power Electronic Components

From WeberAuto. Join me on a journey through 74 feet (22.56 meters) of high voltage cable through 10 different power electronics components of a 2015 and later Tesla Model S AWD. TIMELINE: 0:00 Start 0:10 Introduction 0:50 Model S cables and common components 1:16 MUST SEE Orange cable core and shielding 2:38 Common component 1…

Understanding the Tesla Model S Performance Motor

From WeberAuto. Join me for a deep dive into the details of the 18,000 RPM performance rear motor and drive unit from a 2015-2016 Tesla Model S P90D. This drive unit is similar to the one used in the 2017-2020 P100D. The video is divided into four sections showing: 1. The motor and gears. 2.…

Understanding Differences in Automotive Differentials

From WeberAuto. See 11 different types of automotive differentials and learn how they work. This video is intended for students in the AUSV 1220 Manual Drivetrain class at Weber State University with Professor John D. Kelly. CORRECTIONS: 1. The differential I called a "Detroit Locker" is not a Detroit Locker. It is just an Eaton…

Understanding the Toyota RAV4 Hybrid

From WeberAuto. See the amazing hybrid transaxle used in the 2019 – 2022 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid. Learn how this incredible transaxle functions in all nine modes of operation to help its sophisticated 2.5L engine deliver almost 40% brake thermal efficiency (BTE) for maximum fuel economy. This transaxle is also used in the 2018 and above…

Understanding the Acura Sport Hybrid

From WeberAuto. See the impressive Hybrid 7-Speed Dual-Clutch Transmission (DCT) used in the Acura MDX Sport Hybrid and the Acura RLX Sport Hybrid. Watch how this complex transaxle functions mechanically and with the assistance of an electric motor. Clarifications. – E-Drive is a marketing term used on the Acura.com sales website to describe this system.…

Understanding the Honda Hybrid E-Drive

From WeberAuto. See the cool E-Drive transmission used in the 2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid, Accord Hybrid, Insight Hybrid, and Clarity Plug-In Hybrid. Watch how this incredible transaxle functions in all three modes of operation. Clarifications. – E-Drive and eCVT are training and marketing terms used on the Honda.com sales website and in Honda technical training…

Understanding the Bolt EV

From WeberAuto. We are finally moved into our new building after a very long summer/fall without access to my cars, parts, cameras, etc. This is a custom video I made for the Doutor-IE event in Brazil on December 4, 5, and 6 2020. The Doutor-IE Circuit is the largest event of technical content for professional…

AUSV 2520 – Clutches, Bands, and One Way Devices

From WeberAuto. This video is intended for students in the online AUSV 2520 Automatic Transmissions class at Weber State University in Ogden, Utah. This class is normally taught face-to-face, but due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, I am attempting to offer the class material online. Suggested quiz questions are shown below the video timeline. You should…

AUSV 2520 – On-Off and Pulse-Width Modulated Solenoids

From WeberAuto. This video is intended for students in the online AUSV 2520 Automatic Transmissions class at Weber State University in Ogden, Utah. This class is normally taught face-to-face, but due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, I am attempting to offer the class material online. Suggested quiz questions are shown below the video timeline. You should…

Transmission Fluid Specifications: Can you trust the Labels?

From WeberAuto. There are laws in the USA to prevent mislabeled and misleading labeling of automatic transmission fluid and many other products. That does not stop some producers from pushing the limits of ethical packaging labels. Learn the difference between an officially licensed fluid and one that claims to be "suitable for use" in your…