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|2002 Mercedes-Benz ML320 3.2L only operates in 2 nd gear VIN: 4JGAB54E32
good morning: customer had this car towed in to my shop, because we work on mostly audi, vw, however the nearest mercedes dealer is 90 miles away. the trans is stuck in 2nd gear. starts out there, and does not change. it jerks real hard when you put it in re...
|2006 Volkswagen Jetta GLI 2.0L Camshafts/valves VIN: 3VWXJ71K96
Vehicle over revved due to a missed downshift a year ago. They parked the car until recently. Someone replaced one or more intake rocker arms. The 3rd lobe on the intake cam is scuffed (maybe metal transfer), and it looks like the profile is OK, but it doesn't...
|2002 Volvo V70 X/C 2.4L accessories VIN: YV1SZ58D92
We have purchased a new CEM and have been unable to load it with VIDA. VIDA cannot communicate with the vehicle with new CEM in place even after entering VIN in manually it will not recognize the new CEM to this vehicle. If you command VIDA to read the vehicle...
Fixes & Summaries for European
|2000 Audi S4 2.7L 1st gear VIN: WAUDD68D6Y
Hello and thanks for the 2 post, the one that talked about wear of 1st gear due to hard driving hit it on the nose. This car is driven extra hard, we have a great road up here that is rarely used for as a connector Hwy. to the Valley and not patrolled much, 2 ...
|2007 BMW M6 5.0L Struts VIN: WBSEH93597
Thanks for the help, we did go to the BMW web site for service procedures but the repair was straght forward you have to be careful with electronic connectors at the top of struts but we did not have any suspension codes. Thanks Again
|1995 Jaguar XJ6 4.0L Starting VIN: SAJHX1743S
I guess the reason no one was able to give any help on this one because it probably never happened before. I found a mouse nest over the left front wheel well. The critters were dinning on the wiring insulation causing the bare wires to short together. This...
|1994 Volkswagen Golf GTI 2.0L Drive-axles VIN: 3VWDC81H0R
It looks like the Rabbit trany will fit with Mods, but it is easier if if you use the following: Jetta / Golf III 020 transaxle will work like DFQ, AMC, CHE.
|2001 Volkswagen Beetle GLS 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWCK21C51
Cust. complaint, code 16727/P0343 cam sensor. Sensor signal was always good on a lab scope. David [...]. and Don both missed engine type slightly, but both said check cam timing, which was good advice. This was a 2.0 ... Trouble codes: 16727 (P0343 Cam sensor signal high).
|2000 Volvo V70 X/C AWD 2.4L AWD drivetrain VIN: YV1LZ56D8Y
I ordered a bevel drive for this but found the trans output & connecting sleeve splines worn (nicely shaped ramps). I could insert the sleeve onto the trans output shaft and spin it by hand. So I replaced the transmission with a used unit (this is one of my ...