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1993 BMW 325i 2.5L left running lights VIN: WBACB4317P
i'm looking for help finding the parking lamp relays-- all data states they are to be found behind the glove box. i have removed the glovebox and seen controlers but do not recognize any relays. it is my understanding that there is a left and right relay. than...
1994 BMW 740iL 4.0L Cruise Control VIN: WBAGD8325R
I sure am glad there's people out there who enjoy Euro cars because I could do without them. Here's my problem, the cruise won't engage. The first thing I checked was the three fuses tied to the system, all OK. I checked to make sure all brake lights work, OK....
1998 BMW 540i 4.4L abs sensor VIN: WBADE6324W
problem with the vehicle is the abs/dsc light on. the left frt abs sensor is showing 0 mph reading all the time. i replaced it, but the reading is still the same. i'm trying to check for an open in the wires between the module and sensor. according to alldata,...
1998 BMW 328i 2.8L Lock up VIN: WBACD4321W
Hi fellow techs, this is my own car. Once in a while the check engine light comes on and every time I find the same code, P0740 or 111 as BMW. I have checked in Mitchell and the code definition is: Torque converter Clutch circuit/Open. The diagnostic trouble c...
1998 BMW 740iL 4.4L Stall VIN: WBAGJ8326W
Hello BMW Master Techs: We've got a winner here! Vehicle came in we pulled codes with our BMW GT-1 and found that we had code 112 Camshaft Position Sensor, we replaced the sensor thinking this is another typical camshaft sensor replacement, wrong! The code won... Trouble codes: 112 (Camshaft Position Sensor A Circuit bank 1 or singal sensor), P0340
2000 BMW 323Ci 2.5L Hard Starting VIN: WBABM3348Y
Greetings, Customer reports engine is hard starting intermittently. Cranks for a long time, then finally will start. Has happened once a day after engine has been driven and warmed up, and h symptom occurred immediately following a Level II service done at our...
1999 Jaguar XJ8 4.0L high beams VIN: SAJHX6049X
First i replaced the inside rear view mirror due to it shorting internally & melting before i did any diagnosses.The high beams come on automaticlly when the headlights are on & in the manual setting.This problem occours intermittantly after vehicle has been r...
1996 Mercedes-Benz S420 4.2L Surge, Stall VIN: WBDGA43EXT
Thanks in advance, this benz will idle for aproximittly 8 minutes then just stall, also when at a stop with foot on brake in drive, occaisionally it will surge a couple of times and scare the heck out of you like its going to take off but it stabilizes after a...
2000 Mercedes-Benz E430 4.3L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Misfire VIN: WDBJF70J1Y
This vehicle came in with the customer complaining of a rough idle, but runs fine other then at idle. He stated that it did die one time on him at a stop light. Vehicle has no codes, but I did experience the rough idle, it is constant hot or cold and smooths o...
2000 Volkswagen Beetle GLS 1.8L airbag VIN: 3VWCD21C9Y
curious if anyone has run across a newer volkswagen with a similar code and have a confirmed fix? volk. wiring diagrams are really bad(if not used to them) but managed to check all powers and ground and at present time this code is not set. after talking to cu...
1997 Volvo 850 GLT 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: YV1LS5640V
Good morning everyone, Vehicle came in with a complaint of CEL on. Scanned for codes with Modis Global OBDII and came up with P0112, IAT sensor fault. Here's the problem. AllDATA shows the location of the IAT as being out front near the bumper. I believe this... Trouble codes: P0112 (Intake air temp sensor signal low)

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2001 BMW 325i 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 451FU78612
this one is fixed.. my codes again were( mil light code) 217 trans. can bus egs signal no communication with transmission module. and code (asc/dsc code)5e15 can timeout egs..the lights on the dash that were lite were the check engine light ,the asc light, the... Trouble codes: 217 (can bus egs signal).
1991 Jaguar XJ6 4.0L Hesitation, Misfire VIN: SAJFX1747M
I checked everything that was suggested to no avail I checked timing, replaced plugs what I believe is that no one took the time to look at the injector wave forms i provided look at the noise in the current ramp and the noise in the injector on time signal I ...
1999 Mercedes-Benz ML320 3.2L Hesitation, Cuts out, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4JGAB54E4X
Thank all who have replied. Left side catalytic converter plugged. Replaced cat. Vehicle runs great. Trouble codes: P0300, P0301, P0303, P0304.
1991 Volkswagen Fox GL 1.8L No Start VIN: 9BWGA2301M
The info. really helped. The replies in the direction of the computer holding the inj. open was right. The customer decided not to repair vehicle do to cost. The repairs are more than the value of the car. There where ideas I never thought of. Thanks for all t...
2005 Volkswagen Golf 1.9L MIL on randomly
Many thanks to these guy's that replied. Dollard [...] who gave me the most in depth explaination of the code and it's definition, it was for low voltage on the signal wire. He suggested ...
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