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|1999 BMW 328i 2.8L compressor VIN: WBAAM5338X
Hey techs, I finally got to the root of the problem. The two service ports were clear/open, no sealer detected. Expansion valve was replaced, yet still no vacuum/pressure readings. Removed and diassembled compressor...not good news inside of that variable, ...
|1985 Renault Sportwagon 2.2L Cuts out, Stall, Starts on cold start
Received replies, but most were additional questions about the problem. Didn't receive any tips that helped with the repair. The vehicle has not yet been repaired.
|1999 Volkswagen Passat GLX 2.8L abs module VIN: WVWPD63B9X
all seven replies told me of very common module failure. two told me about module masters rebuild service. I mailed out module to be rebuilt also avoids re-encoding issue. one post told me about Ross-tech has a good laptop based software for vw. I took a look ...
|1995 Volvo 850 2.4L compression VIN: YV1LW5516S
I received many valid repair tips, but the one that fit my exact problem was Jimmy from Texas. He put in a puzzle piece that I neglected to mention, (The short duration run from the night before.) It all makes sense now. The temporary loss of compression. The ...