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1995 BMW 525i 2.5L No Start VIN: WBAHD6329S
Hello, Thanks to everyone who supports the iATN. Hope the Christmas holiday was restful and a welcome intermission from our day to day. Fellow pulled this vehicle 30 miles to us on a chain. So said that last week, he had a transmission installed. First Unit ...
1998 BMW 740iL 4.4L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: WBAGJ8320W
vehicle comes back with mil on, scan ecm for codes and find; p1140 maf related problem. hook lab-scope to maf and verify maf signal return volts stuck at 1.2v. replace maf sensor and road test vehicle no mil light. go to restart vehicle and mil light comes bac... Trouble codes: P1140 (maf sensor problem), 05005
2000 BMW 740iL 4.4L Safety VIN: WBAGH834XY
Got a code 23 in the SRS. The CS2000 says R/F MRSA. Could someone give me a little more detail information on this code.
2000 Jaguar S-Type 3.0L vents VIN: SAJDA01C0Y
To all you great techs and soon to be great techs. we have this jag in and the original complaint was no heat, and no response from servo. we relaced the servo and now have operation of temp selection. goes hot to cold normally on the driver's side, but, stay...
1996 Mercedes-Benz S500 5.0L no heat VIN: WDBGA70EXT
Drivers side is slightly warm and passenger side is cold, I have the temp set to HI on both sides, I tried an other control unit and still have the same problems, the duovalve is free flowing, the heater core is not stopped up, thermostat is ok. thanks in adva...
1999 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWSC29M7X
This VW has been to several other shops and now ours, three different scan tools(Mastertech, Brick, code reader) all cannot communicate with vehicle in generic mode. Saw TSB for aftermarket accessories causing this, vehicle has none including factory radio. Po...
2000 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 2.8L pcv VIN: 3VWSE29M1Y
Hi Y'all I need some help with this VW. It is putting oil in the intake boot before the throttle body. The car came in one quart over filled with oil. I drained excess oil off and cleaned the intake boot up. Drove car 8 miles and pulled boot off again and oil...
2000 Volvo S80 T6 2.8L S1 shift solenoid VIN: YV1TS90D3Y
Will guys I've gotten in a little deep on this one .It came in with the a check engine light on and a message to service transmission . Pulled codes found shift solenoid 1 hydraulic fault . Replaced this solenoid and solenoid 2. They looked the same . Flushed ...

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2001 Audi A4 1.8L no power VIN: WAUDC68D41
I want to thank all of you for your help. I had 20 members offer there help. The fix was a crack in the hose that goes from the waste gate to the turbo. The crack was inside the bend in the hose, the hose looked good, I checked it several times. The way that I... Trouble codes: P0171.
2001 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 2.0L MIL Lamp on, P1143 VIN: 3VWSB69M41
I need to thank all those VW techs, i fixed this problem by replacing the maf sensor again. the dealer sold us the wrong part number the first time. when ordering mafs you need to tell them the engine code(i.e. AEG or AZG). Thanks every one. Trouble codes: P1143 (load calc. cross check upper limit exceeded).
1998 Volvo S70 T5 2.3L No Start, long crank time VIN: YV1LS5377W
we sent the car to the local dealer they confirmed what we thought, that the ecm had a proublem but they would not try one of there computers and if they tried it, it was ours . So we sent the ecm to have it tested and repaired at a specialty shop. It has been...
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