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1998 Mercedes-Benz CL600 6.0L Driver's Side VIN: WDBGA76G6W
Greetings all Euro IATN members! We are currently trying our best to solve a wind noise issue on the driver's (left) side of this W140 CL600 Coupe at 35mph and above. We have inspected all of the left side door and glass seals. We ended up applying body-shop m...
1996 Volkswagen Cabrio 2.0L trans.gear indicator VIN: WVWBB81E0T
Car came in no/crank/start, no power to start terminal on starter, noted inaccurate indication of trans. gear indicator on instrument panel. Changed neutral switch with aftermarket part (standard brand) and car started but still had false gear indication. Car ...
1997 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWSB81H5V
vehicle seems to idle ok. was a little low b 4 i replace plastic ans rubber hose for crankcase ventilation system. seem to idle normal after fixed problem and reset fuel trim...however mil light came back on after 2nd startup, even tho all but 1 monitor ran du... Trouble codes: P1582

Fixes & Summaries for European
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1998 BMW 323is 2.5L Battery Voltage. VIN: WBABF7320W
I think this is a FIX. Three days sitting and she started up okay. After spending a lot of time upside down under the dash and pulling all components suggested by you all, I have to hand it to Marcelo who clued me into something I'd overlooked. What led me t...
2000 Mercedes-Benz C230 Kompressor 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: WDBHA24G8Y
thanks to everbody,what I did was, removed maf sensor, sensor was all wet with oil coming from intercooler, I cleand sensor road tested and all worked ok, talked my custumer and we repled with new sensor, thanks to all. Trouble codes: P0243 (a/f switch over actuator f compressor m16/6), P0170 (self adaptation at limit).
2004 Mercedes-Benz Vito 109CDi 2.2L Compressor VIN: WDF6396052
Hi everyone, Thanks to Ron Burke and Chris Maher for their very generous help in tracking down the correct wiring diagrams for this vehicle. It looks like the head unit is faulty, probably caused by the power supply being bridged to the compressor valve wire....
2000 Volkswagen Jetta GLX 2.8L compressor? VIN: 3VWTE29MXY
Thank you all - as always for all your responses and help. I apologize for the delay in closing this case. The customer took the car back for some time and just got it handled. I started with replacing the expansion valve because that was the only thing th...
2001 Volvo V70 X/C 2.4L convertor lock up and passing gear VIN: YV1SZ58D51
Sorry for the delay and thanks to all 6 who replied. The customer called the dealer and they said all updates were done. Most of the replies said to flush the transmission,which the dealer said they dont do. The dealer also told her that the engine is on its w...
2003 Volvo XC90 T6 2.9L Unknown VIN: YV1CZ91H13
I ended up replacing the transmission with a factory rebuilt. I had to wait an extra couple of days because Volvo can't rebuild these fast enough. I got a lot of good responces, and those coupled with the IATN achives, was able to perform the repair with no p...
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