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1998 Audi A4 2.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUDD28D8W
This is my wifes car & I'm not real familiar with Audi's. CEL came on this morning with a code P0411. I can hear the air pump running & was wondering if there is a common issue with this code. I'm limited to Global OBD2 with the Modis. Thanks for the help Trouble codes: P0411
2001 Audi TT Quattro 1.8L engine VIN: TRUWT28N11
When engine is running at between 900 rpms and 1200 rpms it has a rattle noise that goes away after 1200 rpms and isn't heard before 900 rpms. Oil level is full and everything checks out good so far. Any audi techs have this problem in the past? Any help wopul...
2002 Audi A4 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUYP64B51
I've suspected oxygen sensors and they seem to be in range. Has anyone seen related codes for this problem? Trouble codes: P0421, P1113, P1131
1994 BMW 530i 3.0L Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: WBAHE2321R
This BMW was towed in for white smoke and a low coolant light. I replaced the cylinder head gaskets (milled .004"off heads) The block was already updated. Installed all t-chains, tenissioners, Spark plugs, Thermostat ect... I found out the old head bolts wer... Trouble codes: 1244 (No Match)
1999 BMW 323i 2.5L air bag VIN: WBAAM3333X
This car came in, and a battery was replaced. After the replacement the air bag light came on, and stayed on. This is when I recieved the car and scaned with the Baum iScan. I got code 014, the scanner labeled this code as ignition circuit ZK13, rear-left head...
2004 BMW 325i 2.5L Unknown VIN: WBAET37424
Hi everyone, this is my brother-in law's car. He was driving on the highway when the trans neutraled out. When it came to the shop it would move, but I noticed that when I moved it to drive the display said neutral. I got codes and they were 1887 (hydraulic pu...
1993 Land Rover Range Rover County 3.9L ABS Pump VIN: SALHV124XP
Customer said ABS pump ran non-stop even with key turned off. The next morning had to jump start because pump ran battery down. Said when he pulled out of garage and hit brakes the pedal went to the floor and barely would slow the truck down. When vehicle arri...
1994 Mercedes-Benz E320 3.2L bang noise underneath everythime a shift occurs VIN: WDBEA32E6R
Hellow fellow Iatn technicians. I have this vehicle is giving me a hard time. The problem is a banging noise that is constant to everytime the transmission shifts, The tranmission mount is okay, the front and rear flex discs are okay on the driveshaft, the cen...
1996 Mercedes-Benz S320 SWB 3.2L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WDBGA33E9T
hey guys, this car has been a ongoing nightmare. The has been alot of work done to this car in the last 4 months. anyway, the current problem is a rough running and surge at idle. has also been stalling lately. off idle it runs great, plenty of power and smoot... Trouble codes: P0300
2000 Mercedes-Benz ML320 3.2L Starting VIN: 4JGAB54E3Y
hay m/b tecks!! have this 2000 m/b ml320 no starter operation no signal scan electronics "have ast lap top" no comunication with trans cheaked all fuses good i see no gear selection on instrument panel cheking data on bas control it dont have input from p/n sw...
2001 Volkswagen Passat GLX 2.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: WVWWH63B21
after replacing both timing chain tensioners all above codes started also including bank 2 cam sensor. we tested had 5.01v to bank 2 cam sensor. replaced cam sensor bank 2. still having random multiple misfire on cyl 4,5,6. while replacing both bank tensioners... Trouble codes: P1522 (camshaft adjustment bank 2 malf. 17930), P0300 (random multiple misfire 16684), P0304 (cyl 4 misfire 16688), P0305 (cyl 5 misfire 16689), P0306 (cyl 6 misfire 16690)
1999 Volvo V70 X/C AWD 2.4L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality VIN: YV1LZ56DXX
We have been dealing with this car since 10/07/2004, for a CEL. The same codes keep on coming back, dealing with long term fuel trim and front o2 sensor. We have replaced the front and rear sensors more than twice each, we have also replaced the air mass meter... Trouble codes: 280A (Front O2 sensor bank 1 - Faulty signal), 261A (Long-Term fuel trim bank 1- upper limit), 262A (Long-Term fuel trim bank 1- upper limit)
2001 Volvo V40 1.9L long crank time VIN: YV1VXW2956
G`DAY ALL Have this modern day brick in with customer complant of long crank time first start in the morning or after sits for an hour or longer as stated above no codes and fuel psi at fuel filter 70 psi at rail 40 psi running at idle with vac hose removed ...

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1994 BMW 740iL 4.0L blower VIN: WBAGD8325R
Thanks to everyone who took time to read my post. Everyone hit the nail on the head with the SWORD module. Thanks again.
2000 BMW 323i 2.5L Starting VIN: WBAAM3349Y
I was finally able to locate wiring diagram for diagnostic plug. Terminal 14 has to have consant power, 19 ground, 16 power key on. I found that there is another row of fuses behind fuse box, fuse f105 is for term. 14 jumped it have power and car starts ok. Th...
1986 Mercedes-Benz 300E 3.0L oil pressure VIN: WDBEA30D3G
most replied make sure that all oil duct closing plugs are there , also 2 possible choice on one chain guide in block , the wrong one will leave a oil hole open .worn oil pump ? now , to close this post ,now the rest of the story , originaly , when this engine...
2001 Mercedes-Benz C240 2.6L headlights VIN: WDBRF45W01
Problem is certainly the front SAM module. I found on WIS a technical bulletin about this problem (water in the module will cause lamps to go on). Client is using car. If I have a chance to change the module I'll post the result of it. Thanks a lot for the...
1999 Volkswagen Passat GLX 2.8L dash, a/c VIN: WVWPD63B7X
It appears that the problem is the anti-lock brake module that is causing this problem. The customer did not choose to have us fix it.
2001 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L shift lever VIN: WVWAC63BX1
Ok Sorry for the late fix post guys. I replaced the rubber slide piece that also has three hard plastic pieces with it, one of those hard plastic pieces has a magnet in it and that was the magnet that was missing causing my problem. As I understand it there ...
2001 Volkswagen Passat GLS 2.8L Warning light for brake pad wear VIN: WVWAH63B41
I want to thank all the 8 techs that replied to my help request. After a lot of investigation and hard job of trying to pry service info out of a dealer, the car went back to the dealer where the car was purchased and they did a warranty replacement of the clu...
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