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1998 Audi A6 2.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUAA24B9W
Aloha Guys, Got these 2 codes, will not clear, cleaned throttle bore, smoked and corrected vacuum leaks. If I look at block 060 it says ADT "OK" also in block 098 Cannot clear codes to do adaptation. I suspect faulty electronic throttle (lots of coconuts), any... Trouble codes: P1559 (VAG-17967 Fault in Basic Settings), P1565 (VAG-17973 Lower Throttle stop not reached)
2002 Audi Allroad Quattro 2.7L Mechanical VIN: WA1YD64B12
Replaced leaking o-rings on turbo return lines at crankcase. They still leaked after I replaced them (I used dealer o-rings). I took it back apart, the new o-rings looked fine, no tears. Inspected where the lines plug into the crankcase, that looked good too, ...
2000 BMW 528i 2.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: WBADM6347Y
replaced outlet cam sensor still resets code immediatly upon restart car runs & drives great no other symptoms was purchased at auto auction check engine light was disabled any help is greatly appreciated Trouble codes: P1520, 104 (outlet cam sensor)
1987 Mercedes-Benz 560SL 5.6L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: WDBBA4809H
this car was brought in for running rough cold & sometimes dieing. only cold. tested cold start injector. working properly. tested temp. sensor. shows 3500 ohms when should be 2500 ohms at 70 degrees. tested electro hydralic actuator. failed ma test. shows .o7...
1996 Mercedes-Benz C220 2.2L rear defroster VIN: WDBHA22E3T
Dear MB Friends, on this car the rear window defroster does not work. If you push the button in the climate control head the amber light comes on for 3 seconds steady and than starts flashing. We test the power supply to the rear window and as long the amber ...
1998 Mercedes-Benz S500 5.0L transmission VIN: WDBGA51G5W
After driving a couple of miles all 3 lights coming on and temp.gauge,tachometer,mpg gauges go dead.We're running out of ideas.Any help would be appreciated. Thanks!
1998 Mercedes-Benz ML320 3.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4JGAB54E1W
It looks like the pipe is clogged from the egr to intake. Do I have to remove the intake to clean or replace it? TIA. Trouble codes: P0400 (egr flow)
1996 Saab 900 S 2.3L abs module VIN: YS3DD55B5W
This has ABS MIL on, code B1382, "Wheel sensor rear left no signal". ABS works when it skids on gravel in the lot, all speed sensors read the same on TechII while driving at any speed up to 40mph. Wiring test shows sensor resistance to be in spec. Wiggling w...
2001 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWSK69M91
Good afternoon everyone. We have this Jetta 2.0 avh motor that continues to come back with a code 17560 long term fuel trim running lean. This car has been to 5 repair facility's and problem still is happening. After viewing the Iatn fix data base, i saw sever... Trouble codes: 17560 (bank 1 long term fuel trim leanness exceeded), 16525 (02 sensor heater circuit b1 s2 malfunction), 16684 (random misfire detected), 16685 (cyl 1 misfire detected), 16686 (cyl 2 misfire detected)
2001 Volkswagen Cabrio GLS 2.0L Excessive Emissions, No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWCC21V81
Vehicle came in on tow truck stall while driving and no start ce light on . checked had very weak spark from wires, but good from coil. Noticed new coil and plugs.replaced plugs cap rotor, air and fuel filt. wires tested ok. vehicle was very hard to start afte... Trouble codes: P0121, P0300
1996 Volvo 850 Turbo 2.3L Cooling Systems VIN: YV1LS5725T
This car was referred to us by another shop so I have no history on it. The oil and coolant are mixed. There is a lot of oil in the coolant and a lot of coolant in the oil. It also had combustion pressure leaking into the cooling system. We removed the cylinde...

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2002 Land Rover Freelander HSE 2.5L transmission VIN: SALNE22202
Thanks to Joe [...], Jag tech, said it would be best to replace the unit with a rebuilt one from Land Rover. The cost $1822 plus a $200...
1993 Mercedes-Benz 300TE 3.2L Surge VIN: WDBEA92E6P
I learned from others here that the CTP switch is actually part of the throttle valve itself. Once I knew this then I took several peoples advice and inspected the short harness coming from the throttle actuator to the main harness. By removing the air inlet p... Trouble codes: 14 (CTP switch malfunction.).
1993 Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.6 2.6L electrtic windoq VIN: WDBDA29D8P
thanx for all the replies, allm were dead on, the regulator had to be replaced, no practical fix as usual iatn's menbers are the best!!! thanx again!!!
2002 Mercedes-Benz C230 Kompressor 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: WDBRN47J32
I want to thank everyone that responded.all gave me solutions from actual problem cars they had repaired and even got a response about how the car checked the air system.iI went back and checked the air valve by checking the pressure before it and after it whe... Trouble codes: P0410 (air injection malfunction).
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