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|1998 BMW 328is 2.8L Expansion valve VIN: WBABG1321W
Hellow BMW Techs, We have a winner on our hands , without a long drawn out story I'll get right to the heart of the complaint. The Expansion valve was changed because it was leaking. Since that replacement the customer noticed a wooshing sound or hissing soun...
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|2001 Mercedes-Benz SLK230 Kompressor 2.3L Unknown VIN: WDBKK49F81
Well, I am quite embarassed to report the following: After posting this help request; consulting with several MB experts; and acquiring the equipment to talk to this car, we still had NO answer. So we went back to the customer and further interrogated. The...
|2004 Mercedes-Benz SL600 5.5L convertible top and other accessories VIN: WDBSK76F14
We have not yet FIXED this vehicle as it has not returned but we have received some valuable information! We received excellent and insightful responses from the following: Dana - CA, Frank - NV, Rajesh - United Arab Emerites, Richard - TN, Richard - OR, and...
|2000 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WVWMA23B6Y
Hi and thanks for the responses. I got 7 replies and all were worth checking. David said I didn't give enough information and asked for compression and fuel pressure. Cranking compression was #1#2and#4 cylinders were 155 lbs. and #3 was 145lbs. Fuel pressure w... Trouble codes: 301 (misfire 1 cyl), 302 (misfire 2 cyl), 303 (misfire 3 cyl), 304 (Misfire 4 cyl).