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2000 BMW X5 4.4i 4.4L Climate control display VIN: WBAFB32040
Hi all, this X5 was brought in with no climate control operation after it was jump started. The illumination works but no other display. Fuses are all OK and we've tried a different climate control panel with no success. Has anyone come across this fault befor...
1983 Porsche 944 2.5L radiator and fan VIN: WPOAA0946D
I received this one after customer purchased on-line. Someone previously had converted this to a turbo and it was a field surgery job. They shoe-horned an aluminum (racing) radiator and clipped on a single (brand unknown) electric fan. It overheats when in tra...
1999 Volkswagen Golf GTI 2.0L bog VIN: WVWDA31JXX
Posting an inherited problem lol. Vehicle exhibits mild to severe bog on accell @ approx 3000 rpm not noticable cold only hot sensor data (generic) looks normal values fuel pressure approx 2 bar Repaced ign coil, spark plugs wires, up stream o2 sensor, flushed... Trouble codes: P1300, P0300, P0303, P0302
2002 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L Starting VIN: WVWPD63B72
This passat came in with a rather wierd complaint,which I have been able to duplicate.Sometimes it will fail to engage the starter,everything else comes on OK. When this happens...if the driver door is closed,you can open it (while holding the key in the start...

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2000 BMW 740iL 4.4L Unknown VIN: WBAGH8344Y
Thanks to all the posts, everyone who posted hit the nail on the head, we resealed intake and replaced breather assembly, car is back to normal...Thanks IATN and all you techs who took the time to help!!! jeff
2001 Mercedes-Benz C240 2.6L compressor VIN: WDBRF61J22
Vehicle is fixed and a new sense of confidence is now present. The codes B1046 and B1047 refer to the pressure/temperature sensor under the condensor. I decided to make a trip to the MB dealership we work with and have them verify these codes and my diagnosis....
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