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2000 Audi A4 1.8L ABS module VIN: WAUDC68D0Y
Both the ABS and brake warning lights are on. The red "brake" warning light actually flashes. The brake light remains steady when I pull up on the parking brake handle. The brake light still flashes when the brake fluid level sensor is disconnected. Found co...
2003 Jaguar X-Type 3.0L shift lock VIN: SAJEA51D13
Vehicle towed in yesterday.Will Not start or release from Park.I removed shift cable from trans to get it into neutral still no start.Alldata does not have anything on the shift lock system.Customer went into Lowe's came back out to this condition.There does n...

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1999 BMW 323i 2.5L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WBAAM3335X
Okay, this vehicle is sort of fixed. We ended up replacing the entire PCV system, including the hoses. Prior to the PCV replacement, this thing was pulling 12 - 13" vacuum in the crankcase, after the fix it was less than 1/2 inch. That cured the misfiring. ... Trouble codes: P0301 (1 misfire), P0302, P0303 (3 misfire), P1188 (fuel control bank 1), P1189 (fuel control bank 2).
2003 Land Rover Range Rover HSE 4.4L front differential VIN: SALME11423
Thank you all for any info that you sent me concerning the front diff. For anyone in the future the diff can be removed by removing the rack,loosening the motor mts, raising the engine and bringing the diff through the left side. Thank you much. Tom [...].
1998 Volkswagen Beetle 2.0L cyl. head VIN: 3VWBB61C4W
i am having head straightened then a light mill if needed. will do nothing to the valvesas there is not that much to mill. everyone was very helpful with their imput. good quality info is a good thing, so many thanks to all those who responded.
2001 Volkswagen Cabrio GL 2.0L Stall
Cleaned throttle body and disconnected battery. drove about 15 miles and vehicle never stalled out. Really unable to pinpoint problem. Vehicle had several other electrical problems so refered her to local VW dealer for further diagnostics. Sorry could not be m... Trouble codes: 1582 (manufacturer specific).
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