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1970 American Motors Ambassdor 360CID Atl
This car had the engine replaced by another tech and came to us not starting, charged the battery and replace the soleniod adjusted the points and timing. It will now start and run, now the alt is not charging the alt light on, the wiring to it the and voltage...
1997 Audi A6 2.8L crusecontrol VIN: WAUJC84AXV
where is splice a27 (in a circle) on current track for servotronic 272, why is signal not getting to cruise control module, with wire disconnected from dash: red connector 26 wire 7 disconnected have an slightly amplifyed signal from signal going into speedo c...
1997 Audi A6 2.8L audi delta VIN: WAUJC84A8V
I need to disconnect the battery to diagnose a battery drain. After reading so much information about the horrors of getting VW and AUDI radio codes, I want to get the code out of the radio before disconnecting the battery. It is the Audi DElta Radio, and I tr...
2000 BMW 323i 2.5L Electronic VIN: WBAAM3347Y
After about 10 minutes of driving the Traction Control light will come on on this car. The light will stay on until the car is shut off. The problem repeats itself again and agin. We scanned it with the Launch X431 tool and found fault code "B4 - Steering Ang...
2001 BMW X5 4.4i 4.4L left front outer cv VIN: WBAFB33581
Dear BMW guru's this X5 gives as grief. During inspection #2 we noticed both front out cv-boots where cracked and leaking grease out. We ordered 2 new BMW (oem) outer cv-boot kits. installed new boot, new circlip and new stub axle nut tightenend to 440Nm acco...
1997 Buick Park Avenue 3.8L Gas Guage VIN: 1G4CW52KOV
Hi Techs, I have this problem given to me by a Tech that just quit on us. He put in a a used dash guage cluster because the gas guage was moving from half full to empty and back to about 1/4 tank. I haven't had time to look at it yet and I was hoping as to som...
1994 Cadillac DeVille 4.9L Hesitation, Misfire VIN: 1G6KD52B3R
costumer complain of hesitation when vehicle cold, i recomemded a major tune-up since vehicle is 10 years old (63000 miles) and never had one, vehicle worked fine for 2 weeks and the hesitation returned, the problem is intermidiante some times it does it and s...
1994 Cadillac DeVille 4.9L MIL Light Code 91 VIN: 1G6KD52B6R
This vehicle arrived with a code 91, defective or mis adjusted transmission lever postion switch. We tested it thoroughly via GM flow charts, the detailed 1 and 0 tests, repeatedly, and it passed. We replaced the switch, checked the alignment impeccably, went ...
1997 Chevrolet Corvette 5.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1G1YY22G9V
The check valve has gone bad again on bank 2. The car runs great, with no drivability concerns. To change the check valve, you have to pull the intake off(Is located in rear of engine) - Scan testing all sensor values, etc. are fine(o2 sensors working great)HC... Trouble codes: 1416 (air inj. system bank 2)
1998 Chevrolet K1500 Cheyenne 5.7L Turning VIN: 1GTEK19R5W
Customer came in a few weeks a go with a stearing problem. He stated that he installed a stearing sensor recently due to drift. One problem solved. He also has a difficult time turning the wheel to the left during low speeds when entering his driveway (under ...
2000 Chevrolet Express 3500 5.7L No Start VIN: 1GCHG35R5Y
hello everyone, van was towed in with a crank no start condition, fuel pressure within specs(60psi), has spark at the plugs, injector pulse ok, and it will run on propane. i tried an injector balance test on it with my scanner to check for sticky poppets and e...
2001 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1L electric door locks VIN: JX16276707
The electric door locks on my daughters' 2001 Chevrolet Malibu won't unlock automatically when the ignition is turned off. You can lock and unlock them manually and they still will lock automatically when the car is put in gear. I have no access to a manual or...
1990 Dodge Dakota 3.9L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 1B7FL23X3L
hello - this dakota runs horribly when cold. runs great once it warms up. CTS reads correctly. right side injector does not appear to be contributing the same amount of fuel as the left injector. i tried putting two new injectors in, but same problem. tried a ... Trouble codes: 51 (lean operation)
1994 Dodge Dakota 3.9L Surge, Stall VIN: 1B7GG23X3R
symptoms include inter. stalling at idle & surging/bucking @ road speeds(60kph & higher), no real pattern to occurances(temp./dampness don't seem to be factors)
1996 Dodge Neon 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1P3ES47C4T
This vehicles front o2 sensor reading will go to .96 volts and long term and short term adaptives will go to 24.8 at any steady speed ( 30 mph or up) at idle or in stop and go it will toggle fine. I have changed the o2 sensor. Checked reading at 170 degrees an... Trouble codes: 171 (Fuel system lean)
1998 Dodge Grand Caravan 3.3L headlights VIN: 1B4GB44G0W
Customer's complaint is the headlights will start flashing when the ign is off and run the battery down. He said this has been an ongoing problem. All our test point to BCM, but why is a continuing problem. Any thoughts?
1997 Ford F-150 Lariat 4.6L 4 wheel drive VIN: 1FTDF18WXV
This pickup is stuck in 4 wheel low. It has electronic shift switch on the dash. I can't do the whole test in the mitchel on demand for the only code stored. P1820 won't shift between 2wd and 4wd. I checked all fuses and power and ground at the shift relay the...
1999 Ford Contour SE 2.0L Timing Belt VIN: 1FAFP6631X
This one came in with a busted timing belt last monday...no biggie, replaced belt...all was well. Car came back today running bad and stalling...found belt walking off pulleys, edges all torn up, cam timing off about 1 notch. My question is... has anyone run...
2000 Ford Windstar LX 3.8L Upper engine noise VIN: 2FMZA5147Y
Hi, This is a personal one, so thanks in advance to all who respond. I am looking at buying this 2000 Ford Windstar. It has 80k on it and drives fine except at about 1000 to 1400 rpm it has a noise in the enigine that is a knocking type noise that sounds reall...
2000 Ford F-150 Lariat 4.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2FTRX18W9Y
Hello, I have a 2000 Ford F150 with a 4.6 in my shop that has a check engine light on and no codes hard or soft in the computer. I am at a loss as to where to go now. Anyone know or seen this happen. At first I scanned the vehicle and got a code P1709 PNP swit...
1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 5.2L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1J4GZ78Y1P
Hi, I have now 2 Gr. Cherokees with the same intermittent problem. When is cold and wet outside, engine will start, but stalls right after and to keep it going, idle has to be kept over 2500rpm till warms up to about half way up. I had one track whole week in...
1992 Lincoln Continental 3.8L Air Suspension VIN: 1LNLM974XN
The vehicle came in with a complaint of the rear suspension setting to high. At the time I got the vehicle it seemed ok. I loaded the rear suspension and the compressor worked as designed and leveled the rear as designed and vented, as designed. Now the vehicl...
1996 Lincoln Town Car Anniversary 4.6L no crank intermittently VIN: 1LNLM82W1T
Hello everyone and thanks for the help. I have this town car that was pulled in for a no crank condition. When it was lowered off the truck it fired right up. I was unable to duplicate it at all. The car had this aftermarket ignition key cut out thing under t...
1995 Mazda MX-6 LS 2.5L timing belt VIN: 1YVGE31D8S
t- belt keeps jumping
1999 Mazda Millenia S 2.3L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: JM1TA2224X
Cam cover gaskets were changed due to oil leaking into the spk plug holes. Coils were moved from hole to hole to eliminate a bad coil, symptom and code did not change. snap-shot was taken and the only odd readings were; TPS went from 0% @ clsd throttle to 10%... Trouble codes: 302 (2 cyl misfire)
1990 Mercedes-Benz 300E 2.6 2.6L idle goes too high VIN: WDBEA26DXL
Hello Mercedes Techs When engine is started cold , idle goes up to 1500 RPM and does not want to come down right away,after a few minutes it will come down, but even if engine is at operating temperature. idle could go up intermitenttly. We have tried another ... Trouble codes: 18 (idle valve signal implausible)
1991 Mercedes-Benz 300E 3.0L 4-3 Downshift VIN: WDBEA30D6M
Customer purchased the vehicle and brought in for Inspection, Transmission Fluid and filter Service. Complained of No 1-2, 2-3 Upshift. Modulator valve repaired this problem. Customer states that NOW and only "sometimes" after extended driving, the transmissio...
1997 Mercedes-Benz E420 4.2L remote locks VIN: WDBJF72F1V
Need help on syncronizing remote keys for car. WIS says press button on remote twice momanterly and turn key on. Tried this did not help. Battery in keys are above 13 v. These keys are the one button early style keys. Do you guys have any info on resyncronizin...
1998 Mercedes-Benz E320 3.2L Stall, CUTS OFF AFTER START VIN: WDBJF65F1W
This E320 has a problem I had not experienced before. It cranks over, starts, then dies immediately. A second start usually (but not always)gets it going. Once warmed up, it starts on the first try. When it cuts off, it is abrupt, like spark was turned off (no...
1999 Mercury Villager Estate 3.3L Extended crank VIN: 4M2XV11T4X
Howdy All, This Merc-Nissan-Villager came in with an intermittant extended crank but would always eventually start. After installing scanner & running van we noticed a lean condition & what sounded like a vacuum leak. There was also a PO325-knock sensor code b... Trouble codes: P0325
1987 Nissan 300ZX 2+2 3.0L controls VIN: JN1HZ14S7H
Dear Group, I have in the shop a 1987 300 ZX non turbo with full automatic AC operation issues. I cannot get the temperature output to change; nor can I get the mode doors to operate as the LCD display shows it to be commanded to do. All of the vacuum hoses i...
1990 Nissan 300ZX Turbo 3.0L batt lite , brake warning lite. VIN: JN1CZ24A6L
i have real head scratcher, the engine control fuse blows intermitently. the one in the engine fuse box . the short stays i\until the engine cools off but after driving for about 20 min it blows again( i have a circuit breaker in there now it wont reset until ...
1992 Nissan 240SX 2.4L steering rack VIN: JN1MS36S2N
Hi. This 240 has a shudder between 60-90 km/h, especially bad at 80. The car tracks straight, but the steering wheel feels as though a tire has separated. Tires are in good shape, dynamically balanced Mich x-1's. Rims are straight, alignment in spec, sway bar ...
1992 Nissan Maxima SE 3.0L LH drive axle VIN: JN1EJ01FXP
Hi guys. This Maxima came in on a hook in 2/04 with a popped drive axle and stripped final drive and axle splines. The transmission and axles were replaced and the front end and motor mounts checked for play. The Maxima was just towed in again for a popped o...
2000 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L Stall VIN: JN1CA31DXY
checked tsb's, looked at airflow-seems OK. Think it's a possible iac but iac compensates for a/c demand. stalls after idleing for 30 sec. Idle just drops off. Any help is appreciated, I'm trying to fix this for a chevy dealer that is a good client of mine. The...
1992 Plymouth Acclaim 2.5L blower motor VIN: 1P3XA46K1N
Hi I need some clues on this one the blower motor will operate intrmittenly with the key in the run position however after it starts it wont work when you turn the blower selector switch on and the motor doesnt run the brake light illuminates and then the air ...
1986 Porsche 944 2.5L clutch pedal VIN: WPOAA0943G
The clutch pedal will sometimes stick to the floor, you can pull it back up. It is a good solid pedal. Clutch operates normal and releases fine. Alldata has a TSB for this saying it is air in the system. Alldata sais to pressure bleed it. I do not have access ...
1998 Saturn SL2 1.9L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1382J5272W
this saturn has an evap code that comes back quickly, i did a smoke test, negative results, checked the filler neck, top of tank, ccv on neck, all seem ok. found 1 soft hose( from oil leak) at solenoid valve under intake, replaced it. checked integrity of evap... Trouble codes: P0440
2001 Toyota Sienna LE 3.0L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 4T3ZF13C21
hello toyota techs. here goes. this van will start ok cold. after has run a few minutes will not idle. restart attempts will run if you increase throttle only. drives fine until you come to a stop. then it dies if you do not keep a slight throttle angle with...
2000 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 2.8L Engine noise VIN: 3VWSE29M6Y
Customer is a college student. He brought the car in asking advice about a noise he heard on the five hour trip back home from Portland. I took it out and drove it. I checked all of the normal things without opening up the engine. Of course, being a college st...
2001 Volkswagen Jetta GL 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWSS29MXI
oxy sensor reacting good car has good performance i found a little black soot at the tail pipe i test drove the car a few times getting parts but did not have the ml light come on car belongs to a dealer they may be starting the car to show it and not driving ... Trouble codes: P0172
2000 Volvo S40 1.9L MIL Lamp on VIN: 50YF536708
volvo techs...this basic fault code is not so basic after all...im using the factory scan software...vadis inconjuction with the vct2000 so i know im getting the right fault code which is the intake air temperature sensor signal too low and intermitten... the ... Trouble codes: ECM0F

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1992 BMW 318i 1.8L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: WBACA531XN
Hello fine techs: Thanks to all who took the time to help. After rechecking for vacuum leaks (none), the A/cSystem (all fine),retesting the alternator (Charging OK and oscilloscope wave pattern OK), we finally discovered that the replacement Idle control valve... Trouble codes: 1262 (Idle speed control circuit).
1988 Buick Reatta 3.8L Hesitation, Cuts out VIN: G4EC11C6J8
Got a few responses that led me to explore the MAF sensor. Tested the circuit and found no problems and no codes. After checking all other avenues I decided to replace the MAF sensor. That did eliminate the problem. Point is that even if a circuit tests ok, so...
1996 Buick Regal Custom 3.1L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Misfire VIN: 2G4WB52M5T
THANKS FOR ALL THE HELP...after i got my head straight i cleaned the mass airflow sensor, and no change, then i pulled the harness from the ingnition module from the misfire sensor(crank sensor) and someone had butt connected the wires to gether and i replaced... Trouble codes: N0NE.
1998 Buick LeSabre Custom 3.8L Misfire VIN: 1G4HP52K7W
98 Buick LeSabre fixed! I received 30 replies over the weekend and all were appreciated. A couple of people suggested it was a compression problem and I should check there. The majority of the replies came in before I was able to amend my post with more inform... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random Misfire).
2001 Buick Regal LS 3.8L Ignition Lock Cylinder VIN: 2G4WB55K71
Thanks to all who responded. Special thanks to Richard from Indiana, who took the time to explain in detail how this system works. Like most of you said, the problem was indeed the Park Position Switch that is incorporated into the consol shifter assembly. It ...
1993 Chevrolet Cavalier RS 2.2L unknown VIN: 1G1JC5243Y
1994 Chevrolet Corvette 5.7L updated reflash VIN: 1G1YY22P0R
received 3 replies. thanks to James & john for the g.m. web site info. there was no other updated calibrations or calibration for the g.m. performance cam. this info will be helpful to us in the future for checking calibration updates for other g.m. vehicles a...
1996 Chevrolet C1500 Cheyenne 5.7L Temperature Guage VIN: 2GCEC19R9T
Thank you all for your replies, and my appologies for the lengthy reply time. Customer returned the following week with the vehicle. I had made a potentiometer to check the temperature guage operation, I was going to perform a block test, and possibly remove t...
1996 Chevrolet Cavalier LS 2.4L Balancer shaft timing VIN: 1G1JF52T2T
Hello everyone and here is what i found. The crank must be put at TDC..then rotated 90 degrees. Then tighten the gear onto the shaft assembly with the flats up...towards the top of the engine. Basically, the flats need to look just like they do on the pictur...
2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 5.3L erattic shift VIN: 3GNEC13T02
had a bad ignition switch changed the switch and solved the problems. thank to everyone for their replies.
1998 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie 5.9L convertor VIN: 3B7HC13ZOW
I had many great replys to this problem. Most mentioned thermistor and solnoid failures. I didnt get to fix this beast. I talked to the customer told him I would need some diagnostic time (already got 30 mins in it no charge) and few pressure check and that mo...
1999 Dodge Ram 3500 5.9L Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B7MF3364X
i had great feedback on this vehicle. dodgeboy had it pegged.many thanks. i went back in for a second time and did a pcm code check with a ecm internal circut failure.i thought it had to be the ecm ,but dodgeboy corrected me on that. it was the fuel injection ... Trouble codes: P0230 (Transfer pump circut ou tof range), P0216 (Fuel injection pump timing failed), P1689 (no communication ecm), P1688 (Internal Fuel Injection pump ckp failure), P1690 (Fuel inj.pump CKP sensor does not agree with ECM CKP sensor).
2001 Dodge Neon ES 2.0L Hesitation VIN: 1B3ES46C21
most of the people who helped me were right. ect sensor had a bad calibration. after checking with scanner i realized this sensor never reached its value in hot condition. max. temperature in scanner was 90c and no more. i replaced sensor and now i can see mor...
2001 Dodge Intrepid SE 3.5L MIL Lamp on
hey everybody thanks for your help. i have replaced the gas cap and so far so good . if it comes back i'll replace the nvlp switch. thanks again Trouble codes: 0441 (evap performance).
1993 Ford F-250 XL 5.8L Excessive Emissions, no EGR operation VIN: 1FTHF25H0P
OK, I installed the new EVP sensor and now the idle EVP voltage is at .30v. I ran the truck on the dyno and watched the scan data show EGR duty cycle commanded on and EVP volts rise accordingly, giving me the effect I wanted of lowering NOX emissions. I ran th... Trouble codes: 327 (EVP sensor below .29 volts), 328 (EVP voltage did not go high enough when commanded by PCM).
1994 Ford Ranger STX 4.0L hydraulics VIN: 1FTCR14X6R
Howdy again, I did not really get a 'nail on the head hit' on this one. We tried to get the .090 shim for the flywheel but no one could come up with it so we stacked two .038 shims and the thing seemed to shift better but the fly wheel did not pilot on the cra...
1994 Ford Ranger XL 2.3L check engine light VIN: 1FTCR1OA1R
Thanks for the help on this one, the problem was the ingnition coil. Everyone have a good day. Trouble codes: 224 (EI circuit 123).
1998 Ford Escort LX 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: 36WR132458
well, we did double check the timing and it is on. we then rotated exh. cam backward to neutral position to remove the oil from it. we changed the oil and put in a ford filter from the dealer and now it runs. been on numerous test drive and it performs well. n... Trouble codes: P1383 (vct over retarded).
1992 Honda Prelude S 2.2L Instrument panel VIN: JHMBA8248N
I'm sorry to say that customer has not been able to come back in yet. Thank you for the three responses that I got. Here they are! I think they're good ones. Thomas [...] said: Todd do all other lights work on dash (heater, radio). Have replaced a few dimme...
1995 Honda Civic EX 1.6L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 2HGEJ1124S
While the testing and help requests all pointed to a problem with the IAC, The actual problem was with the throttle body gasket. It had the port to the IAC blocked off. A simple fix that was overlooked. It always pays to look at previous work first.
1999 Honda Civic HX 1.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGEJ7126X
Thanks to Rick from Colorado for the criteria to set P01165. Dave from California also had useful information, both of which will be used in diagnosing this problem. The base line of both replies is getting the vehicle back to completely stock in respect to en... Trouble codes: P1165 (Range/ Performance Problem/HO2S Primary).
1996 Land Rover Discovery SD 4.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: SALJY1242T
this one is fixxed! thanks to all of you who took the time to reply to this post, as it turns out, that voltage spike in the waveform of ckp sensor was the key to fixxing this. another shop had installed a long block in this, and in doing so the tone ring on t... Trouble codes: P1313 (cat damage missfire bank a), P1314 (cat damage missfire bank b).
1993 Mazda Protege DX 1.8L Head Gasket VIN: JM1BG2247P
Well , the [...] was flat . Machine shop took off .002' to clean this one up . Deck surface was flat as well . I did find out that there are 6 directions to measure flat on this perticular [...] . Replaced ' Fel-Pro ' gaskets with Mazda parts and the problem see...
1998 Mercedes-Benz E320 3.2L low power VIN: WDBJF65F1W
Howdy, I got several replies indicating the maf sensor was a known weak spot. A new sensor restored the peformance and the fuel trim numbers starting to come down immediately. I was afraid to disconnect the battery due to being unfamiliar with the (indow relea... Trouble codes: P0170, P0173.
1997 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0L alarm VIN: 4M2DU55P1V
we are very greatfull for the replies. cust is not sure she wants to put any money into fixing this problem.
1995 Mitsubishi Eclipse GS 2.0L No Start, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 4A3AK44Y3S
Sorry folks, no fix on this one. Thanks to the 4 Tech's that tried to help. Gregory [...] said ECU's and distributors have been problems. Mitsubishi 4 cyl's haven't used distributors i...
1998 Oldsmobile Aurora 4.0L Cooling system VIN: 1G3GR62C3W
The overwhelming majority of replies pointed to a problem with the heads, and or, headgaskets. I do not have a gas analyzer, so I could not check for hc's. Repeated checks with a CO detector showed nothing, which leads me to not totally rely on a CO test. Howe...
2001 Oldsmobile Aurora 3.5L trunk VIN: 1G3GR64H11
we did not find enough info for this system in our m.o.d. 3 replies to problem 1 suggested may need tech 2 scan tool to access b.c.m. car is going to dealer and i will post fix at later date.
2000 Other Asian LD15 6.3L head torque VIN: KMFHB47A9Y
well i purchased the repair manual, it was under $100 and still available. the torque is 22 ft lbs on the large and smaller head bolts. the smaller bolts an addditional 70 degrees, the larger bolts an additional 80-90 degrees. run the engine for 20 minutes, le...
1998 Pontiac Bonneville SE 3.8L egr passage VIN: IG2HX52KWH
hey everybody; most techs think its a restricted exhaust, 6psi a too high. one tech wrote maybe with the vehicle sitting in the shop 2psi is max exhaust back pressure but driving down the road at 65mph then going to wot ( this is the test i performed)6psi ...
1990 Porsche 911 Carrera 2 3.6L wiring VIN: WP0AB296XL
Thanks to Aaron for letting me know that even the factory manuals do not give splice locations. That said, I was forced to open the wiring harness and follow the burned wire to the splice I was looking for. The #8 splice is located where the harness branches f...
1997 Subaru Impreza Outback 2.2L transfer case VIN: JF1GF4854V
Thanks to all who answered my help request.We monitored duty cycle voltage to transfer case solinoid.Values were between 30% & 60%. wanted to make sure ecu was at least sending some signal to valve.I discussed proper repair with cuctomer was to replace tail sh...
2001 Subaru Forester S 2.5L abs light VIN: JF1SF65601
Thank you for the replies. We are waiting for the customer to reschedule and hopefully we will have success with the information we recieved.
1995 Toyota Corolla DX 1.8L Hesitation, Cuts out, Misfire VIN: 1NXAE09BXS
thanks to the 4 replies i received. ranging from water pumps leaking onto crank sensors to distributors and igniters. i also received a reply to check t.p. sensor adjustment. we did actualyy find that the crank sensor was defective but after replacing we had...
1997 Toyota Camry CE 3.0L Differential VIN: 4T1BF22K2V
A big thank you to the 7 replies I received reguarding this request. Paul of Alabama Toyota Transmissions was 'spot on' with his tips and info. This is a problem with this gearbox. The outer bearing on the output pinion shaft was breaking up just as he thought...
2001 Toyota Highlander 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JTEHF21A61
Thanks to all that responded. o/2 was frozen in manifold. replaced manifold, o/2 sensor and gaskets. Customer was able to get insurance to pay. cleared codes ,test drove and all is well. Mike [...]
2001 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 2.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWTG29M31
Sorry this post is so late. I did not fix the vehicle. I tried some things and let the car go. When i received a notice from iatn to close the post, i thought we had the fix. unfortunetly the car came back again with same code. it will go about 2 weeks before ... Trouble codes: P1395.
2001 Volkswagen EuroVan MV 2.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: WV2MB47001
this euro van did have holes in the tank from two srews run through the fuel tank from instalation of a cd player on the pass side of the vehicle. thank you so much for your help mark. were would we be without iatn. you people are awesome deleontow@msn hit thi... Trouble codes: 17978 (eng control module blocked some times), 16839 (evap small leak), 16826 (evap leak large).
1990 Volvo 740 GLE 2.3L Poor Idle Quality VIN: YV1FA8950L
Hello everyone and thanks for the help on this one. The problem ended up being a bad transfer pump in the tank. We replaced it and all is ok. Runs pretty good for an old clunker. I recieved many replies...many telling me to look for vac leaks etc...and some ox...
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