Join Now
International Automotive Technicians Network
Prev Professional Automotive Repair Technical Discussions for October 14, 2006
International Automotive Technicians' Network (iATN) - Members Only
(Also Available: All, Asian, Chrysler, European, Ford, GM.)
Vehicle Owners: If you are seeking an automotive repair professional to service your vehicle, visit the iATN Repair Shop Finder.

Open Help Requests for European
Help Request Answers
2001 Mercedes-Benz C240 2.6L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: WDB2030611
Dear techs: I got a 2001 Mercedes Benz W203 C240. Occasionally you depressed acceleration pedal the engine was no response and you could not increased RPM anymore even the idle was smooth then . At that time the ESP and engine MIL came on ..Once you keyoff an... Trouble codes: P0221
1994 Saab 9000 CS 2.3L No Start VIN: YSCN68M6R1
This Vehicle got a rad replaced and while this was being done it ran out of gas and quit . Fuel was put in and it was started and moved about 20 feet and it quit. It was towed to me and I had to install fuses and relays that had been removed by other shop incl...
1999 Volkswagen Jetta GL 2.0L exhaust valve VIN: 2VWSA29M7X
Used car lot called and said they need a valve replaced. I did a compression test and the results were #1 125, #2 0 psi, #3 175, # 4 175 psi. I pulled the head off and #2 was bent bad. #2 valve I pulled out and tried lapping the valve and found it was slightly...
2002 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 1.9L MIL Lamp on VIN: WVWSP61J42
This post is for the most experienced VW TDI techs.I have been battling this TDI for months. It is always trigging P0671 & P0674 glow plug codes and we have tried all the standard repairs with no success. My question is there possible failure with the updated ... Trouble codes: P0671 (17055 Cyl 1 glow plug Q10 electrical fault), P0674 (17058 Cyl 4 glow plug Q13 electrcal fault)

Fixes & Summaries for European
Fix/Summary Answers
2001 Audi Allroad Quattro 2.7L Suspension VIN: WAUYP54B61
well i can finally say THIS ONE IS DONE!! Turned out to be pressure solenoid but the solenoid is inside of the air distribution valve, every time i would test it everything checked good but intermittenly the solenoid in the valve would ground it self something...
1998 BMW 540i 4.4L Unknown VIN: WBADE6329W
thanx for the replies, i ended up replacing the lower chain tensioner and retightening the oil pump bolts they didnt seem loose though. as usual iatn rocks!!!
1998 Jaguar XJ8 4.0L spark VIN: SAJKX6247W
Here is what we did. When the car would not crank over and we suspected it was the key, we borrowed a Jag scanner from another shop via one of our equipment suppliers. (It nearly took an act of congress.) At that time we had a hard security code- and back went...
1998 Jaguar XJ8 4.0L abs VIN: SAJKX6247W
sorry about the late post, didn't even know i posted one. Do have to scan abs codes with jag scanner.
1967 Mercedes-Benz 200d 2.0L No Start
had to replace injector pump, due to dirty vegetable oil ingested. unable to clean completely. the more i see of diesels being run on vegetable oil the more fervently i tell my customers ' only fill you tank with ''very clean (3 micron) vegetable oil'' . we ar...
Prev (Also Available: All, Asian, Chrysler, European, Ford, GM.) Next