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2002 Audi A6 3.0L cylinder heads VIN: WAULT64B32
I need help with an 02 Audi A6 3.0 liter engine. It had a PO300,PO3002 and PO305 code. When I pulled the plugs I found antifreeze in cylinder 2. My customer bought this car about 6 months ago with 68K on it and now it shows 77K on it. Once I pulled the heads, ...
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2001 BMW M3 3.2L Valvetrain VIN: WBSBL93431
Wondering if anyone has seen this before, or could offer any suggestions. I replaced the engine in this M3, on the first start, the valves were making a racket. This engine uses rocker arms and valve shims, so no lifters to pump up. I removed the valve cover,...
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2003 BMW 330Ci 3.0L temp controls VIN: WBABS53462
thanks in advance.this is a first for me my customer is complaining that her ac is too cold.what i believe is happening is that the blend door is only moving from one extreme to the other it is either cold or hot,no noticible temp change in between.do not have...
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1998 Volkswagen Beetle 2.0L compressor VIN: 3VWBB61CXW
hay a/c techs. car came in not cooling. comp. running but gage readings where 100# both sides so i sold NEW comp. drier,exp. valve and flushed. worked good,40 degrees. came back week later comp. locking up and sliping belt..replaced comp.drier&valve and flushe...
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2002 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L No Start VIN: WVWPD63BX1
HELP ANYONE,I`M DIE`N ON THIS! this car came in with 1 code P0321 16705 Ignition/Distributor Engine Speed Input Circuit Range/Performance ,my cust. said his car shut down at 80mph but restarted .the mil lamp and the epc lamps came on and would not go pass 80mp... Trouble codes: P0321, P0322
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2002 BMW 325i 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: WBAEN33432
As everyone of the replies said there is no test port. After reading all the great replies I removed the r/r inner fender shield and the cover over the evap. canister--removed the small hose coming from the engine and tapped in both ways one at a time. I used... Trouble codes: P0456 (small evap leak).
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2003 BMW Z4 2.5i 2.5L door locks VIN: 4USBT334X3
This car went home last night. We pulled the passengers seat which allowed us the remove the door panel. However nothing we did would unlock the latch. So every day some one or everyone had a try at getting it open. Finaly David somehow got lucky with various ...
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1999 Jaguar XK8 4.0L convertible top VIN: SAJGX2044X
Thank you everyone that helped me with this problem. I filled up the hydrolic fluid and I used the allen key next to the hydrolic fluid to turn the convertible top latch to the open position then i pushed down the convertible top to the latch. i used the allen...
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1987 Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.3 2.3L Hesitation
thans everyone esp. chuck from florida , for some reason he is only tech that read posts before answering , anyhow, i was looking for adapter harnes to test cranck sensor. NOT the way have to test sensor. thans again, dalibor
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1999 Mercedes-Benz C280 2.8L air distribution VIN: WDBHA29G1X
Thanks to all who have responded. Sorry it took a while to get back. We are still trying to recover from huricane Ike. I did find the sorce of this problem and it ended up being the heater control valve over-heating the solenoids and causing the thumping noise...
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1994 Volvo 960 2.9L No Start VIN: YV1KW9513R
YES! "WE" have fixed this vehicle. All the information in the replies was helpful, but checking the common ground for the ignition modules (which are bolted to the front and back of the lower part of the intake manifold), located at the lower rear corner of ...
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