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1997 Audi A4 2.8L Steering Assist VIN: WAUEA88D8V
Car came into the shop with steering noise we found the return lines were loose at the reservoir. Repaired the leak & added/changed the fluid. Assist worked fine untill the weather got cold. Now on cold start there is no assist to the rt. and some to the left....
2000 BMW 323i 2.5L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WBAAM3341Y
ONCE THE VEHICLE WARMS UP VERY SLIGHT MIS STILL EXISTS, BUT DURING WARMUP PROCESS STEADY MISFIRES AND CHECK ENGINE LIGHT COMES ON. i HEAR A VACCUUM LEAK, BUT CAN NOT FIND IT. i SOUNDS LIKE A CARCKED INTAKE MANIFOLD. Trouble codes: P0300 (random misfire), P0301 (misfire cyl 1), P1189 (air and fuel metering), P0173 (po305- misfire cyl 5), P0305, P0306 (misfire cyl 6)
2003 BMW Z4 2.5i 2.5L srs VIN: 6HYE37736U
I have a BMW here with a air bag code 93E6 HWL interuption. what is HWL and why wont the code clear. they had one door off at the body shop so I am guessing that it is somthing to do with the fiber optics???is there a system alignment afer disconection?
1991 Volkswagen Golf 1.8L No Start VIN: UNKNOWN
this vehicle was at another shop after it had stalled due to burnt wires and they repaired some wires to the distribuiter after that there was a no start condition. this shop could not diagnose problem. car went another shop and found no spark and replaced com...
2001 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 1.8L engine VIN: 3VWSD29M91
Hi VW Pro's, this engine runs quet, but the Oil pressure 55psi-COLD and 25psi-HOT at 2500-3000rpm is low. It's not the cam adjuster or the gasket below it - they are already new. Connecting rod? - There is no knock at idle. Oil pump?? Piston cooling jet?? A...
2001 Volvo S40 1.9L Excessive Emissions, MIL Lamp on VIN: YV1VS29501
1st off I would like to thank everyone for taking there time to help me with this problem. This vehicle came into our shop with all of the above code:P0172, P0234, P0139 & P0101. Apparently this car is running rich. Removed all 4 spark plugs, has slight carbon... Trouble codes: P172, P0234, P0139, P0101

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1995 BMW 540i 4.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: WBAHE532XS
thank you to all who have replied, but what we have done is sent the car to the dealer , but i will say that out of all the replies the one that made no sense but actually worked somewhat is to unplug the mass air sensor and we found the right bank started to ... Trouble codes: 1222 (o2 sensor circut).
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