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1995 Mercedes-Benz E300 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: WDBEB31E9S
vehilce has been at our shop since 1/10/07.this is a last year 124 chassis & first year 606 engine with limited electroincs at injection pump.tested glow system ok.after glow is also eliminated.fuel; quality is fine.anything electrical has been eliminated.cyl ...
1998 Mercedes-Benz ML320 3.2L Cuts out VIN: 4JGAB54E0W
this veicle came in on a hook, problem is that it starts and dies every time like security sytem activated, there are no codes, i can make it run with preopane, so far i know im loosing injector pulse, crank sensor reads good, and before i go any further with ...
2005 Volkswagen Jetta 2.5 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWRG71K55
Hell VW Techs This car is running very good, except that is setting the engine code for the fuel purge valve open, we retrieved the code with vag com, but can not find any information about to troubleshoot for this code, Please provide troubleshooting procedur... Trouble codes: 17834 (PO1426 Evaporation purge valve open)
1995 Volvo 850 2.4L gear selector switch VIN: YV1LS5514S
Hello Volvo experts! I am in the process of replacing the gear position sensor (also called neutral safety switch) and for the life of me can't get the connector out of the plactic connector housing. I'm afraid I'm going to break it! The male connector is conn...
2000 Volvo S40 1.9L Turbo oil line VIN: YV1S2555YF
Hi, customer's car is weeping oil from the turbo drain pipe. The top of the pipe attaches to the bottom of the turbo with 2 T30 torx fastners. I can easily get to one of these with a T30 on a 1/4" swivel. The other one isn't so easy. The volvo dealer tells ...

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1999 BMW 528i 2.8L radio,horn, seat adjustment VIN: WBADM6336X
Hello BMW Techs The main problem was the electrical portion of the ignition switch, was turning off the power to the radio and turning on the SRS warning light, but also the other problem with the seat adjustment and steering wheel height adjustment. It was ...
2000 BMW 323i 2.5L gear monitoring VIN: WBAAR3348Y
Hello BMW I received 3 messages regarding this problem, 2 of those advised to check if any electrical after market equipment (amplifier etc) was installed in the car which was not the case,to verify the fluid level also OK. and lastly there was a SIB # 24 08 a...
2000 BMW 528i 2.8L abs VIN: WBADM634XY
We determined the the abs/dsc control unit was causing the 88-precharge pump fault and the 115-pressure sensor fault and reset the steering angle sensor fault. Customer declined control unit. Dave
1991 Mercedes-Benz 300SL 3.0L engine VIN: WDBFA61E7M
Unfortunately customer decline job after we found the problem with leaking intake manifold gasket. I personally think that it could be bad check valve in fuel pump or fuel bleed-off from accumulator. Thanks for Dan from Michigan,Patrick from Georgia,Peter & Ri...
1999 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 3.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: WDBLK65G1X
Ok guys, We reset the MIL light and so far it's been off for a week. It may come back yet, informed the boss of the situation and he made the final decision on it. We're calling this one inconclusive. Thanks so much to all for the quick and great advice. P.s. ... Trouble codes: P0130.
2002 Mercedes-Benz S600 5.8L p/s abc pump VIN: WDB2201781
You are right.I replace the accumulator then noise is ok.Thank everybody help,especially Willam and Jeff THANK YOU VERY MUCH.
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