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|2004 Mini Cooper 1.6L no shift up VIN: WMWRC33494
Hi Fellow ! First time customer came in with EML & CEL light on. Scan DME found the above codes. Replace just crankshaft sensor and reset lights.Test drive & see no change. CVT will get command to change gear ratio depend on speed. It seized in first speed. Tr...
|2001 Volkswagen Cabrio GLX 2.0L all gauges VIN: 3VWDC21V81
Hello and thank u for reading. This cabrio has an intermittant dash problem, at times the gauges go crazy and then they just stick. the tach , speedo, gas and temp. I have had it sent to bba reman and they said they fixed it? but problem still occures. no code...
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|1980 Mercedes-Benz 450SL 4.5L Excessive Emissions VIN: WDB1070441
Thanks for the fast replies everyone. I have found the problems and it will be fixed as soon as I get the OVP relay I found that the OVP relay was open and also found the output pin on the lambda control unit was broken at the connector. I repaired the c...
|2003 Mercedes-Benz E320 3.2L engine VIN: WDBUF65J63
Most repies pointed to the mounts. So we pulled the mounts out and inspected them. In the vehicle it was tough to see the engine mounts and saw no leaking fluid and they seemed ok. Once the mounts were out and we compared them to the new ones it was obvious...
|2000 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 2.0L Cooling Systems VIN: 3VWSC29M2Y
Hello there. I just fixed this one and found just like all of you had said it was the water pump impeller had fallen off. the new one did have a metel impeller on it. Thanks for all your help.
|2003 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 1.8L Engine VIN: 3VWSE69M33
Thanks to all who replied on the oil consumption issue. You guys and gals are great! It was definitely the turbo, which we verified by running the engine with the intercooler lower hose disconnected and got a steady stream of oil as long as the engine was runn...
|2001 Volvo S60 2.4L radio VIN: YVIRS53D51
Thanks to all that replied. The connection at the antenna amplifier to antenna was poor. I installed a brass strip per the above mentioned volvo tech bulletin and stopped the problem.