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|2001 Audi A4 1.8L Steering Angle Sensor VIN: WAUDC68D11
For one of you expert VW tech's I'm sure this will be a no-brainer. When vehicle first came in had a 00778 code - no signal from steering angle sensor ( Which is just the steering wheel clockspring). We ordeded a replacement sensor and installed it. Now there ...
|1994 BMW 325is 2.5L heater control VIN: WBABF3328R
cannot adjust heater control always hot at lower heater outlet
|1998 BMW 540i 4.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: WBADE6320W
Once again I seek BMW help. You people that work on these all the time truely are good! I wish I had more info because Im stuck. I use an AST retriever to pull codes and alldata as my info source but alldata has little info on codes and diagnostic procedures.C... Trouble codes: 112 (cam sensor ckt)
|1998 Saab 900 S 2.3L obd readiness VIN: YS3DD78B9W
Hi there. While ago i had mil light on i had a code for bad front o2 sensor,replaced clear the codes no more problem,the problem i have after clearing the codes i have incomlete obd readiness,cat,evap,o2 heather,o2 sensor,costomer drive the car almost 800 mile...
|1988 Volvo 760 GLE 2.8L No Start VIN: YV1GA6946J
Car towed in as no start. Was able to enable fuel pump for pressure check. Will not activate pump during normal cranking procedure. Does anyone have a good flow chart for the crank sensor and #1 position sensor? I have 5 volt signal to the crank sensor, and it...
Fixes & Summaries for European
|1994 BMW 325i 2.5L wipers, interior light, window VIN: WBABJ6328R
The wipers are working normal-that is a weird design by bmw. they have an intermintant speed but also when on low speed they switch to intermintant when you come to a stop. I could not find the switch for the light and window operation. A few people said it wa...
|1995 BMW 740i 4.0L blower motor VIN: WBAGF6328S
The customer elected to trade the car in. The fix was going to be to replace the final stage unit and blower motor. The final stage unit has been improved to a better design (thanks Ron T). There was some confusion about the final stage unit. The parts man c...
|2000 Land Rover Discovery Series II 4.0L Imobilzer VIN: SALTYY1245
Thank you for all the replies. We have sent the disco down to the Rover guys, and it seems that they had Put the wrong market seetings into the Body control mod. We are servicing more land rovers of late and i think it's time to start thinking about a rover sc...
|1998 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 1.9L Compressor Clutch VIN: 3VWRF81H7W
We found that there was a loss of power supply from the DFI ECM to the A/C clutch relay. We bridged relay terminals 30 & 87a. Since pressure and temp switches feed to coolant fan control module which also activates the A/C compressor everything seems to work f...
|1999 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 2.0L Mechanical VIN: 3VWSA29M6X
We recieved no help on this one but we should have a new manual today. THANKS Jim()(
|2001 Volvo S60 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: YVIRS58D61
Thanx to all who replied, you were all right on. The throttle control was defective. Ordered one, installed, and towed car to Volvo dealer to reset (faster and cheaper). Car runs like new. Trouble codes: P0121 (Throttle/Pedal position sensor/switch A circ. range/performance problem), P1618 (AW 50-42 TCM high input), P0810 (clutch position control error).