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2000 Mercedes-Benz ML320 3.2L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4JGAB54E8Y
Hello guy's I hope you can help me on this one. Begining to look like a problem child and want to get some input before I get too deep. This car used car dealer vehicle so no repair history is available. vehicle came in with complaint of cold hesitation and mi... Trouble codes: P0301, P0304, P0300
1987 Porsche 911 3.2L Excessive Emissions, No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: WBA35765OP
Hello Porsche tech, I need some help on this 87 Porsche 911 non-turbo 3.2L with no start problem. Towed in, cranks but no start; it does start only when after sit overnight runs rich, hesitate, surges and dies and no restart. It has spark, fuel pressure, inje...

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1997 Audi A8 3.7L Limp home VIN: WAUAF84D7V
Dear IATN members.Last try to keep this trans running had interesting results.I re-coded ABS/ASR CU ,cleared DTC's from trans ECU,cleared trans related DTC's from engine control unit memory, and - miracle - vehicle starts normal at first ign. cycle. I had long...
1998 BMW 740iL 4.4L intake or head gasket VIN: WBAGJ832WD
Thanks to all that responded to my question. I am still assuming it is going to be the lower valley pan, Customer will return after he recovers from the 1200. he spent on the suspension. lol
2003 BMW 330i 3.0L starter VIN: WBAEV53433
Well, after beating our heads against the wall for more time than I care to think of, we were finally able to contact the owner and obtain another key. She had recently purchased the car used; the only other keys she had were an unprogrammed master key and the...
1999 Mercedes-Benz ML430 4.3L Surge VIN: 4JGAB72E2X
Thanks to the members that helped me with this one. Mirek offered to bring his dealer scanner over and check the car out for a fee. This would have been a big help. Kenneth suggested that thre trans sensor might be bad. Micheal thought the TPS might be intermi...
2001 Mercedes-Benz C240 2.6L Air Bag VIN: WDBRF61J21
Hello Group. Alexander from Georgia helped us find the problem. The 'Air Bag Light Off' button above the radio which we disconnected while doing diagnostics created the trouble code. It is interesting how Mercedes expresses their trouble codes. Thanks to every...
2003 Volkswagen Golf GTI 20th Anniversary 1.8L hydrolics or Pressure plate VIN: 9BWKE61J53
Several of you asked us to check for correct engine, clutch and trans. All of this appears to be right. The most likely problem is that we may have missed a shim next to the throw out bearing. We are waiting for some open space in the shop to get it back in. T...
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