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|1995 BMW 318is 1.8L No Start, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: WBABE5324S
This is for the Bmw guys. Car towed in with a no start. Customer states it started to run poor and just died on the road. I found ign coil for clyndar one melted of the side of the coil. I have good spark on the other cylndars and car will not stay running. I ...
|1997 BMW 740i 4.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: WBAGF8328V
Car came in with check engine light on and codes are P1174 and P1175 and it says air flow meter problem. My Genysis won't comunate with this car, but the cheaper code reader reads the codes. Also I tried to use R5 FCX (scan/reset tool for BMW ) at the round di... Trouble codes: P1174 (Air Flow Meter), P1175 (Air Flow Meter)
|2002 Land Rover Freelander SE 2.5L Hesitation, Misfire VIN: SALNY22242
Hello Fellow techs, Customers complaint is intermittent engine misfire and hesitation when there is 1/4 or less fuel in the tank. We removed and examined the pump.No discernable problems found. Has anyone had this problem or possibly an inaccurate guage whi... Trouble codes: P0303, P1472 (VIS power valve always open)
|1999 Mercedes-Benz A-Class 1600CC No Start VIN: WDB1680332
Fellow Techs, this is a vehicle you may only have seen a picture of as I am not sure if it is being sold in the US. No cold start and difficult warm re-start unless a squirt of carb cleaner is presented in the intake while cranking. No fault codes, previous ...
Fixes & Summaries for European
|1998 Audi A6 2.8L No Start VIN: WAUZZZ4B2W
HI THANKS FOR ALL THE RESPONSES WE CARRIED OUT AN ENGINE SERVICE (PLUGS, OIL, FUEL AND AIR FILTER CHANGE, USED 5/30 OIL) CAR HAS BEEN FINE SINCE. RESPONSES WERE A MIX OF POSSIBLE CYLINDER WASH (i.e. OVER FUELLED)AND HYDRAULIC TAPPETS HOLDING OPEN THE VALVES, W...
|1989 BMW 325i 2.5L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, Runs Rich VIN: WBAAA130XK
Thanks for all of the replys. After removing the ecu and taking the cover off i didnt find anything so i then removed the circuit board from the bottom plate and it was corroded and burned badly. I found a used one for a replacement but the customer suddenly d...
|1998 Volvo S70 GLT 2.4L bulb failure indicator light VIN: YV1LS564XW
Hello Volvo Techs We did not fix this car, because customer is not able to bring the car back to us for another month. But we received 8 messages and all but one stated to check the light bulbs and make sure that they are either osram or phillips brand with a ...