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1997 Audi A6 2.8L Transmition VIN: WAVGC84A5V
Customer complains thar no previous problems existed. The vehicle was run out of gas, filled up. Check engine light was on and vehicle now shifted verry hard. I pulled codes on vehicle and got a verry long list as follows: Trans: 00545 and 00526; Engine: 17612...
2000 BMW 330Ci 3.3L Stereo VIN: WBABN520XO
Hallo,having bad month(2nd time asking for help in a week).This vehicles stereo has very bad interference when rear demister is switched on.Car has aerial in rear screen.We replaced the "choke/surpressor/splitter"(3 pins,fairly small black box like unit on rig...

Fixes & Summaries for European
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1994 Mercedes-Benz C250D 2.5L No Start VIN: WDB2021252
The most common reply was airleaks through fuel line O rings.This system has plastic fuel pipes with rubber kind of O rings at the connection ends.I ordered all O rings and replaced them.It fixed the problem!Customer even reckons car runs better than ever befo...
1998 Mercedes-Benz ML320 3.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4JGAB54E4W
I got four replies to my help request, which I appreciate. However none of them led me to the root cause of the problem. I had a fairly strong feeling that the traction control module had failed, but I was hesitant to throw $700.00 at the car to prove my theor... Trouble codes: P0500 (VSS sensor A LF/B LR), P0605 (CAN ACEL. for RD RECOG ABS VSS SNSR), 038 (can comm disturbed traction control), 134 (can comm disturbed traction control).
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