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1999 Audi A6 Quattro 2.8L abs warning light VIN: WAUBA24B9X
ABS light stays on and brake light blinks at times - when this is happening I cannot communicate with the ABS module it seems in the AM when it is cooler I can communicate and the the lights are not on.When I can log into the ABS module I get a code 01203 - El...
2000 Audi A8 Quattro 4.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUFL54D1Y
hi audi techs, i have very limited resources on this car far as information.first off i'm not sure that a p1113 is a 02 code or not?" also has anyone had experience with this code..thank you !! Robert Trouble codes: P1113
1999 BMW 528i 2.8L electric window VIN: WBADM6334X
please help i have this 99 528 that the left rear window will go down but not up. will go auto down and if you press the up button it will stop but it will not go up,can jumper to a 12v power source and it will go up.i have no information(wiring diagrams, test...
2000 Land Rover Discovery Series II 4.0L Over temp light on dash VIN: SALTY124XY
Checked with a raytec gun and the light comes on at aprox 171 degrees. We can not find any specs as to when the sensor should complete circut or the operating peramiters for the trans oil temp sensor. If any one can help with specs on this sensor i'd apriciat ...
1999 Mercedes-Benz ML320 3.2L Engine MIL VIN: 4JGAB54E3X
The check engine light does not work in this car. it has no codes in any system, the tach and coolant temp guages work fine. Anyone have a been there? or a suggestion for a cluster repair source, Beckmann does not work on these. Thanks, Bill
1998 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 1.9L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWRF81H0W
Customer just purchased this car, MIL came on on the way home. I pulled a code P1252, problem in the cold start injector or circuit. MOD gives very little info on this subject. The valve is mounted on the bottom of the injection pump and I read 575 to 800 ohms... Trouble codes: P1252
2000 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WVWMA23B6Y
Hey Techs, I have a [...] with a 1.8 turbo engine in the shop that is being a pain. It came in with codes for misfires on all 4 cylinders and a secondary air injection code. I found an air injection pressure hose with holes worn into the sides and am hop... Trouble codes: 301 (misfire 1 cyl), 302 (misfire 2 cyl), 303 (misfire 3 cyl), 304 (Misfire 4 cyl)
1988 Volvo 740 GLE 2.3L Hesitation, Cuts out VIN: YV1FX8844J
has not been driven much, 2k and returned with present problem, falls on its face, and is burning lean,right from first startup, temp has no bearing on it. following results from scope of maf, replaced it with reman , no change, fp right on through all ranges,...
1992 Volvo 240 2.3L steer box VIN: YV1AS8800N
Hello Volvo folks: We just replaced front pads on this well-maintained car. The next day the steering rack started vibrating, under load, turned about 3/4 of the way toward either lock. If you get it in just the right position it will set on the shop floor and...
1998 Volvo V70 2.3L immobilizer VIN: YV1LW5208W
Hi All, Volvo V70 R all wheel drive. APR 98. B5234T6 eng. I have to put a lock set on this car. I ordered from Volvo, comes with 3 keys. A friend who is workshop foreman at Volvo dealer says, "you'll need an immo with matched keys for that job, cause the immo ...

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1997 Audi A8 Quattro 4.2L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUBG84D2V
This car is not fixed. Suggestions ranged from Converter problem, injector problem, vacumm leak on bank 2, coil problem. The only new info i have is that there does not seem to be a misfire when the MIL comes on. This occurs at 75 to 80 mph. When the customer ... Trouble codes: P0300, P0305, P0307, P0308.
1998 Audi A4 2.8L bearings VIN: WAUED68D5W
Hi guys,thanks to Jerry [...] and Sean for your time ,the problem was the actual gears for fist gear ,when I cleaned the gears and looked closley you could see little pitting marks and as david said the gear teeth on the input shaft was slightly tweaked.(remem...
1999 Audi A4 1.8L Misfire VIN: WAUCB28D9X
Good morning Audi techs,well the problem is solved.The moral of this story is to always double check everything yourself and to never totally trust employees opinions.I retried a known good output stage and the car still ran the same.rechecked compression and ...
1994 BMW 530i 3.0L Electronic VIN: WBAHE2329R
Thanks to all that replied back. This was a real unusual problem and I talked to a lot of people including dealer shop foremans that were very helpful at Center BMW, plus I talked to a friend of mine that was very helpful, and he is a master dealer tech. The r...
1995 Mercedes-Benz E320 3.2L Stumble @ start? VIN: WDBEA92E9S
Well it's time to close this one. Thanks for all your help, many replies stating that we needed to replace the main fuel injection wiring harness but that seems to already have been done. One of the issues we also had was incorrect info from ALLDATA. Mitchell ... Trouble codes: #17, #5.
2000 Volkswagen Jetta GL 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWRC29M7Y
sorry for the late posting, this was a car lot job ;and between the customer and lot we finally decided who would pay. thanks for the replies ;since i didn't have access to a snap-on vw cartridge and the fuel cap had been previously replaced, the info about ho... Trouble codes: P0455.
2002 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 1.9L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWSP69M32
Hello again, Received 5 replies, all helpful. One started by saying 'This is why I dan't use a Snap On Scanner on VW's' The customer has a 2002 Bentley service manual which he gave us along with the car and this didn't list the codes either. We tested the glow... Trouble codes: 17055 (shift solenoid e stuck on), 17056 (shift solenoid e stuck off), 17057 (shift solenoid e intermittent electrical).
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