European On-board Diagnostics (EOBD)

Upon completion of this training module the participants can read the EOBD data and can interprete the data for diagnostic purposes. This training is intended for mechanics who use a universal OBD tester, to learn how EOBD is structured and how to make a correct diagnosis.

Course Content

  • EOBD basics
    History, development and evolution of EOBD, why do we need EOBD?
  • EOBD
    Description of DTC’s, differences between diesel and petrol, explanation of DTC’s, readiness test, short and long term fuel trim, misfire detection, EGR, DPF
  • Diagnosis
    Diagnosis using the universal OBD tester, reading and interpreting data of all systems such as engine, ABS, airbag, air conditioning, power steering

Get in touch for course dates & booking info


Open Mon-Fri, 8.00am - 5.30pm and Sat 8am - 1.30pm
FMP Motor Factors, Unit 1, St John's Court, Upper Fforest Way,
Swansea Enterprise Park SA6 8QQ

Port Talbot

Open Mon-Fri, 8.00am - 5.30pm and Sat 8am - 12.30pm
FMP Motor Factors, Unit 30, Baglan Industrial Park,
Port Talbot, SA12 7DJ