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1999 Volkswagen Golf GL 2.0L Oil filter VIN: 3VWCA01H0X
This one comes in for oil change, it leak after the oil change, recheck oil filter good and no leak, customer took it for a week and returned, entire engine cover with oil, oil filter gasket push out, replaced oil filter wash engine, no leak add dye to oil ret...
2005 Volkswagen Jetta 2.5 2.5L Starting VIN: 3VWSF71K55
I was needing some help with a customers 2005 VW Jetta 2.5 Vehicle was towed into my shop with a customer complaint of a No Crank Condition. Vehicle was previously took to VW dealership and dealership refused to repair due to being rebuilt wreck. However deale...

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2000 Audi A4 1.8L Cuts out, Stall, turns off, starts ri VIN: WAUAC28D9Y
Thanks for all the help. Many of you gave good advise to the obvious things to look for and try on these VW Audi's. The actual fix was "REPLACE THE MAF". The MAF was borderline at 2.54 gms/sec idle, but on the high end plus 130 gms/sec (2nd gear full throttle)... Trouble codes: P0102, P1523, P1602, P1606.
2002 Mercedes-Benz C240 2.6L battery VIN: WDBRF61J12
thanks to all that helped started pulling fuses in the in dash drivers side.got it down to 17m amps. pinpoint it to the passanger seat memory module i got the ok to do both drivers module also.retest with in 2 min. it droped to 108-123 m amps. and with in 30 m...
2003 Mercedes-Benz S55 AMG Kompressor 5.5L Mechanical VIN: WDBNG74563
Thank you IATN. The majority said to check the trans mount. Prying up on trans made the bad vibes go away, (even though the mount itself looked fine). So a new trans mount and all is good.
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