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|1991 BMW 750iL 5.0L eml light on VIN: WBAGC8317M
Car came in for emission repair. wner did not state that every so ofhten the throttles fail to resond on acceleration. and the EML Light comes on. When ever the EML light is on there is no response of throttle bodies. We feel at this time we have the emission ...
|2004 Mercedes-Benz S600 5.5L Cuts out, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WDBNG76JX4
Hi everybody, i have this S600 AMG V12 with twin turbo that was bought brand new from Mercedes USA & brought to Nigeria and drove for only 1,500 KM, the problem is that when i drive the car for about 20mins it will dies and cut off but will restart immediately... Trouble codes: 0330 (Misfiring damages three-way catalyst), 0301 (Misfiring of Cyl 1), 0302 (Misfiring of Cyl 2), 0303 (Misfiring of Cyl 3), 0304 (Misfiring of Cyl 4), 0305 (Misfiring of Cyl 5)
|1998 Volkswagen Golf GL 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWJB81H3X
check engine light is on.check for codes unable to communicate with control unit. check dlc connector for power and ground all o.k. anything common to this problem? car also has drivability issues.skips and bucks.thanks
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|1994 BMW 325i 2.5L trans VIN: WBABJ6327R
Symptoms are completely gone for 2 and 1/2 weeks. I waited a while to post this 'FIX' message to see if problem was going to come back. This may have been fixed in one of two ways. 1) I replaced the trans EPROM for a second time- upgrading to the new EPROM i...
|1996 Mercedes-Benz S600 6.0L Monitors won't run VIN: WDBCAA76E7
Hi Friends, Here's my summary: Pat from GA and Mirek from NJ both emphasized the need for good working o2 sensors which I ohm tested and scoped and foung good but according to Pat they had to be new even if they were good. So against my better judgement I repl...
|2001 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L Missfire #2 & 3 VIN: WVWAC63B11
Thanks for all the input on this. We did some pinvoltage checks on the ECU and traced some false/incorrect reading which originated at the Throttle Body. We replaced the Unit with a known good Unit, Problem solved. Called the Friendly Shop and explained the pr...