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|1997 Audi A4 1.8L No Start VIN: WAUBB88D5V
Car came in for leaking water pump, installed new timing belt & updated tensioner. Read archives & it mentioned new tensioner & belt end up being 1/2 tooth off & should set it up advanced on cam sprocket. This being a clockwise running engine I am assuming tha...
|1995 Volkswagen Golf GL 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: WVWZZZ1HZS
this car has a very poor power . the owner said that a new camshaft sensor and a new fuel pump were replaced in other workshop. I scanned the problem and found 00515 hall sensor, I checked the wires to the ECM and were good, and I checked the Crankshaft sensor... Trouble codes: 00515 (Hall sensor -G40....No signal)
|1992 Volvo 940 T 2.3L Stall VIN: YV1JS8713N
hello i have this volvo that dies as soon as you take it for a test drive and turn left, i went to our test track a large empty church parking lot and started to drive the car sraight ahead then turned right ok as soon as you turn left at 5 to 20 mph the engin...
Fixes & Summaries for European
|1997 Jaguar XK8 4.0L air distribution VIN: SAJGX2747V
Well I had to resort to logic and reason on this one.Looks like no one would touch this.Anyhow I came in saturday with a tall cup of coffee,printed and taped wiring schematics(they're in sections on ALLDATA),laid them out and pondered 'What if...' After readin...
|1966 Mercedes-Benz 230 SL 2.3L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1130421001
Wish I could pay back for every body's kindness and camaraderie some how, but for now I would say your support is greatly appreciated. I had 9 replies and 2 personal phone calls (Thanx Dave from Dallas & Mary from KY)Majority directed me toward a Co. In PACIFI...
|1987 Mercedes-Benz 560SL 5.6L heater VIN: WDBBA48D4H
Many thanks to you all. Once again you were correct. I am still waiting on parts, but I did check it and it was ripped. I am sure that it will correct the problem. Thanks again to all that replied.
|2001 Mercedes-Benz C320 3.2L battery VIN: WDB12F64J9
Ray from New Jersey had a useful tip about not just pulling the fuses one by one. Indeed all the fuses had to be pulled for the draw to go away. I spoke with a friend at Mercedes who suggested unplugging the connector with the purple wire from the front sam ...
|2000 Volkswagen Beetle GLS 2.0L abs control unit VIN: 3VWCC21C5Y
Replaced the incorrect controller delivered to us by the dealer ('Oops, we're sorry. Yes, we know you ordered by VIN. No, we won't pay for your time'). New unit coded per the Bentley manual, light still on. Using the closest thing we could come up with for a w...
|2000 Volvo V70 2.3L Mechanical VIN: YVIKSV70T9
After extensive reserch and few answers,we decided to purchase Vadis subscription and Tech notes.Vadis costs will apply towards Vida, but we hear that system is behind release date due to problems with system.Also we don't recommend bootleg system out there fo...