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1998 Audi A4 Avant 1.8L No Communication OBD VIN: WAUBB28D9W
On this Audi I have a check engine light on always but "No Commiunication" using Snap On MT2500 , a MAC code reader, and a third scanner.(we have used this equiptment on other VW / Audi carlines without this problem) I have tried battery disconnect for 10 mi...
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2006 Audi A4 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUAF78E36
Hey guys got this audi with check sum error code I'm assuming it needs a new module, my question is will Vag Com code this with no problems or should I send to dealer? Thanks, Trouble codes: P0601 (vw code 001537 memory check sum error)
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1999 BMW 528i 2.8L No Start VIN: WBADM5336X
this car was driven in after AAA had come to tow the car due to no start. AAA said they went to tap on the starter and found the starter wire loose, jiggled it, and it started up and was driven to the shop. We attempted to start the car and found the starter l...
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2002 BMW 530i 3.0L stability control VIN: WBADT63432
We changed the battery in this car. Now the DSC light is on. The on off DSC makes no difference.[...] has no real Diagnostics for this. So I hope You all can help me out. I have no idea where to go on this. Thank You for your time.
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2004 Jaguar X-Type 2.5L Clutch VIN: SAJEB52D74
This car came in with no clutch pedal. Pulled the transmission and found the clutch had come apart and dual mass flywheel bad. Install new jag parts clutch, pressure plate, thow out bearing/slave. Reinstalled and the clutch pedal is good and travel is smooth b...
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2002 Land Rover Range Rover HSE 4.6L No Start VIN: SALP16482A
This one towed in today - crank no start. Cust states vehicle had been running fine but when tried to start this morning (after sitting over night), is now a crank, no start. Very little information in Alldata about this one (don't have Mitchell). What we DO ...
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1998 Porsche Boxster 2.5L security,starting,windows VIN: WPOCA298XW
Car towed in,no crank or start windows inop,checked alarm module under seat first because this is a known failure item due to water.module and plugs extremely coroded cleaned plugs no change,ordered new module,towed to local porsche dealer for programing,tech ...
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1988 Volkswagen Vanagon GL 2.1L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Misfire, WATER IN GAS VIN: WV2ZB1258J
van came in a few weeks ago running rough and the fuel pump was noisey. we replaced the pump under warranty due to excessive noise. discovered water in fuel while changing filter. verified water in fuel by removing tank and draining gas. inside of tank severel...
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1994 Volkswagen Jetta GL 2.0L Mechanical VIN: 3VWRA21H2R
My little car takes forever to come up to temp. and not much heat is produced after a five minute warm-up and then a twenty minute drive to work. During the summer, I didn't think the temp. gauge even worked. I put a thermostat in right from VW and sure enough...
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1998 Volkswagen Jetta GL 2.0L range sensor VIN: 3VWRB81HXM
Car came in with emissions failure p0705 (trans range sensor circuit)was found. the prndl on the instrument cluster was always in drive, I checked wires between the control module and range sensor no problem was found. I replaced the range sensor, cleared the ...
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2004 Volkswagen Touareg V8 4.2L cam timing VIN: WVGCM77L24
this turag does not want to stay home for long periods of time and wants to stay in our shop. we replaced a battery then about one month later the alternator seized up. we replaced the alternator and then about one month later the lh cam jumped time and now we...
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2008 Volkswagen Jetta S 2.5L maintenance symbol VIN: 3VWJZ71K28
Hello all, This VW has a wrench light on. The owner's manual is not in the vehicle and the owner does not know where it is. It appears that the only way to reset this light is with a scan tool. Mitchell does not list this vehicle in the maintenace light reset...
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1993 Volvo 940 2.3L Hesitation, Surge, MIL Lamp on VIN: YV1JS8838P
after doing unrelated work, car now will not run properly,when cold car will not accelerate, has no power and i have to feather the gas to keep running .after the vehicle heats up it then runs and drives. i have a code but cannot find the description of it. th... Trouble codes: 122 (unknown)
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1994 BMW 530i 3.0L No Start VIN: WBAHE2319R
men u guys rock. got the bemmer to start by squirting some engine oil in the cyls. iatn for life!!!
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2001 BMW Z3 Roadster 2.5L LR tailight VIN: WBACN33471
Hello and thanks to all who replied. I apologize for the delay in this close but the fix was so simple I wanted to make sure it was a permanent fix. I discovered an improper bulb number and an improper fuse size. After correcting those problems the vehicle has...
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2002 Jaguar S-Type 3.0L No Start VIN: SAJDA01N02
AFTER REPLACING THE FUEL PUMP AND CHECKING THE FUEL PUMP RELAY IN THE TRUNK WE FINALLY GOT IT RUNNING BY CHANGING #17 FUSE IN THE TRUNK. THATS FOR THE HELP GUYS.
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1991 Land Rover Range Rover 3.9L vehicle tracking VIN: SALHV1242M
The rear Radius arm bushings that attach to the frame were worn out on this. Causing the vehicle to wander. The left side (when using a breaker bar on a lugnut to rock the truck back and forth indicated about 1/4" of front to back play. The right side was not ...
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1997 Land Rover Discovery SD 4.0L master cyl VIN: SALJY1240V
First ,I would like to think all of you that replied,BIG thinks to Lance from Califorina for a phone call telling me how to use ABS pump to help bleed system.But the fix came from Paul in Virginia,he said to check for vacuum seal at rear of master cyl.,then a ...
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1997 Mercedes-Benz E300 3.0L Cuts out VIN: WDBJF20F9V
WE BELIEVE IT IS FINALLY FIXED. WE REPLACED A COUPLE OF ORING SEALS AT THE PLASTIC FUEL LINE CONNECTORS UNDER THE INTAKE MANIFOLD,NEAR THE FUEL FILTER ASSEMBLY. THIS REDUCED THE BUBBLES THAT WE WERE GETTING IN THE FUEL LINES. THANKS FOR ALL THE INFO PEOPLE. C...
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2006 Mercedes-Benz CLK350 3.5L l/r quarter glass VIN: WDBTJ56H56
HI SORRY FOR THE DELAY BUT I FIXED THE PROBLEM. AFTER CHECKING THE SWITCHES, MODULES, WIRING AND TRYING TO PROGRAM IT. I DECIDED TO CHECK THE L/R WINDOW MOTOR WHICH HAD A PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD AND REPLACED THE MOTOR AND IT WORKED FINE. THANK FOR ALL THE HELP. ...
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1991 Volvo 740 2.3L No Start VIN: YV1FA8842M
ok guys what I found was a bad radio surpressor relay(injector power relay) was giveing injectors less then 12 volts sometimes once I replaced the problem went away!! thanks for everyone input!!!
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