Diagnostics Services

It’s nice to know that sometimes technology truly is there to make things easier. Such is the case with the On-Board Diagnostic (OBD) system installed on most vehicles today. The OBD system helps service technicians monitor your vehicle’s operating systems for signs of trouble and possible solutions. Bring your vehicle in to Anamosa Auto for complete diagnostic testing!

You should bring your car or truck in for diagnostic service when you are experiencing drivability issues, reduced fuel economy, have a check engine or service engine soon light illuminated/or flashing. Our auto diagnostic testing service takes the guess work out repairing your vehicle!

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Check Engine Light

When your Check Engine light comes on, a trouble code will be stored in one or more of your vehicle’s computers. There are certain conditions (usually 4-5 specific criteria) that have to be met for a trouble code to set. Our technician will check all codes before making a repair decision.

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Trouble Codes

The diagnostic trouble code (DTC) will help us find the exact problem area and solutions to recommend for your car or truck. We will thoroughly test and accurately determine the real cause of the warning light using professional test equipment.

What DIAGNOSTIC Testing Includes

When the certified technicians at Anamosa Auto perform engine diagnostics checks, we start by transmitting information from your vehicle’s computer to a diagnostic tool.

  • Properly diagnose why your vehicle's check-engine light is on
  • Develop a recommendation to repair you vehicle
  • Show you related symptoms, possible causes, and indicate the degree of urgency with which you need to get your vehicle serviced
  • Reset the check-engine light

Request an Appointment

Call us at (319) 462-5650 or fill out our online form.