Torque Factor - Episode 3: Gangolf Feiter on future technology and secure vehicle interface

March 25, 2020
Gangolf Feiter, principal and electrical engineer in Germany working on the secure vehicle interface (SVI) with the International Standards Organization (ISO), the Auto Care Association, and other organizations, discusses the SVI and future technologies.

This episode of Torque Factor featured guest Gangolf Feiter discusses the secure vehicle interface, telematics, and the extended vehicle, as well as what this entails for service professionals in the future.

  • Recall: 19V-060 – Various Honda/Acura vehicles with fuel pump failures from 2015-2019 model year vehicles.
  • Case study: Diagnostic Network presents a case study and service caution on FCA vehicles and magnetoresistive camshaft trigger wheels.
  • Employment: Jay Goninen, president and founder at, talks about how they help technicians prepare resumes and find great careers, as well as how they help shops find great technicians.
  • Industry Update: PTEN and Diagnostic Network partner to launch the Disaster Support user group which is designed for members to coordinate with peers in response to disasters like the current COVID-19 pandemic. is home to Torque Factor, and Professional Tool and Equipment News, Professional Distributor, and Fleet Maintenance magazines. Have a topic or question you’d like discussed on a future episode? Email us at: [email protected].