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2000 Audi A8 Quattro 4.2L keyless entry VIN: WAUFL54D1Y
replaced battery on customers car after he repeatedly had car jump started. customer returned after battery replacement and told us that the keyless entry was no longer functioning. we do have the vag software so we were able to determine that the module seems...
1999 BMW 328i 2.8L asr VIN: WBABK8331X
Dear BMW friends, this e36 cabrio with the vin # [...] (last 7 so you guys can look it up in the TIS etc.) Has a intermittend problem with the ASR system. Customer claims, after tow truck driver hooked up battery reveresed the ASR light comes on intermi...
2000 BMW 740iL 4.4L Radio/Phone VIN: WBAGH83461
After replacing the ignition lock and key cylinder, the radio will turn on but the sound does not work. Also the phone does not work. I do not have wiring diagrams for the system, so I have not been able to check for power and ground at the radio and amplifier...
1992 Mercedes-Benz 400SE 4.2L compressor VIN: E2NA052645
hello. have the owners car no ac. freon level is good 2.6lbs. only one code in climate controller, p094. with is for the hot water valve, i would think a seperate problem. have no comp. even if i power it up manually. im sure the clutch is faulty. it also has ...
2000 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 1.9L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWSF29M7Y
Hi all, This car came in with check engine light on and no power at times especially when needing boost. pull codes p 1556 (17964) turbo pressure control. customer had new turbo installed with new waste gate solenoid from dealer. We tested solenoid thinking it... Trouble codes: P1556
1999 Volvo S80 T6 2.8L Electronic VIN: YV1TS90D4X
Hi there Ill get right to the problem , i am unable to retrieve codes from the ac system by pushing the recirculate button. Mitchel on demand suggests that hitting the recirculate button twice within 3 seconds of turning the ignition on will cause the led to f...

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1988 BMW 750iL 5.0L climate control VIN: WBAGC8315J
most of the replies were right, the drivers side heater control valve was not shutting down all the way, however the customer declined the repaires due to lack of funds. sorry for getting back so late on the diagnosis of this one. thanks everyone !!!
1999 BMW 328i 2.8L ck engine light VIN: WBAAM5333X
Unfortunately, we had to send this vehicle to the local BMW dealer. The dealer said the EGS control unit was 'cooked' and had to be replaced. Of course, it had to be brought in from Germany. So, the outcome is, we just picked up the vehicle & the codes are now...
1994 Jaguar XJ12 6.0L abs module VIN: SAJMX1343R
Hi Guys, After looking at a reliable schematic, I found that the control unit was not really involved in the charging of the accumulator.Basically, the pressure switch grounds the pump relay,the pump runs. Found the pressure switch to be defective. (Even tho...
1990 Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.6 2.6L engine over heat VIN: WDBDA29D2M
thanks to German and all iATN members for the informatiom, the vehicle was fixed with replacing overload relay. i don't think i can do it with out your support. again, thanks you all!
2000 Mercedes-Benz ML320 3.2L Surge, Stall VIN: 4JGAB54E4Y
We replaced the fuel pump and the updated fuel filter and fuel lines a week ago. So far so good. If something comes up I will post it, but I think we have repaired the problem. Thanks to all for the responses.
1988 Porsche 944 2.5L roof release VIN: WPOAA295XJ
Hey, thanx to all 9 who responded to the post! very helpful info. The problem turned out to be an intermittent fuse box. When the test light was placed on the fuse it showed power but would lose it sometimes to the relay. removed fuse box, separated the 6 laye...
1996 Saab 900 SE 2.5L Evaporator Case VIN: YS3DF58V3T
I didn't receive much help here. The evaporator case on this model is just a P*&^ Poor design. There is no drain directly beneath the evaporator. Downstream from the evaporator there is one slit (About 1' x 1/8') and one small hole ( 1/4' )that allow condensat...
1996 Volvo 850 GLT 2.4L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: YV1LW5544T
I would like to thank all that repied. We tried new cam and crank sensors, knock sensors, top end cleaner, new cap, rotor, wires and plugs, we had already tried an air mass meter that I forgot to mention earlier. Still have same problem and code. Maybe a wire ... Trouble codes: 112 (fault in ecm knock control circuit).
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