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|2001 Audi A6 Quattro 2.7L Instrument Cluster + Air Bag Module Memory VIN: WAUED64B91
For years we have seen many Audis with bad information displays in the center of the instrument cluster, and have been buying Audi replacements, doing the physical changeover, then hauling them on a flatbed to the nearest dealer for programming. (100 mile trip...
|1985 Jaguar Vanden Plas 4.2L No Start VIN: SAJAY1346F
Have a bad kitty here, will not start, cranking rpm is fine have steady spark at the coil all the way out to the plugs, steady injector pulse, fuel pressure pulses between 35-40 psi while cranking but thats because the fuel contacts in the airflow meter is doi...
|2000 Saab 9-5 2.3t 2.3L engine VIN: YS3ED48E4Y
Hello to all the Saab techs out there. This particular Saab was brought to our shop with a noise problem. One of the other techs was assigned the job and he ascertained that the balance chain was hitting inside the timing cover. He proceeded to disassemble the...
|2001 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 1.8L Engine VIN: 3VWSD29M51
Hey guys!!! I got this car as a trade in at my dealership. It is smoking really bad from the exhaust. I beleive that the turbo is going bad. This is where I need your help. Is their anything I can do to get it to stop smoking temperaly, until parts arrive. Is ...
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|1995 Mercedes-Benz SL500 5.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: WDBFA67E6S
Hey Gang, Thanx for the good response. Most everyone was right on with accessing the DM module...stupid me. We gleaned out a code 19, which by itself did not mean much but since the last time the car was in a noticed a definate decline in power and a much ro...
|1996 Porsche 911 Carrera 3.6L front weatherstrip VIN: WPODA200ST
Thanks to Greg from New Mexico, who convinced me that it could be done. It is not fun, alot of unbolting, prying, pulling, and so forth, but it will fit in there...
|1998 Porsche Boxster 2.5L Cooling Systems VIN: WPOCA2987W
Wwll, most of the replies dealt with fans and bleeding. This was not the problem. But Wade from Colorado got me thinking about holding full pressure, and there was an update for the cap, well, long story short, new cap and car runs right at the right side of t...