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2004 Audi A4 3.0L Power steering VIN: WAUDT48H64
Customer original complaint was after driving 5 - 10 minutes, power steering became noisy. We test drove it, sure enough, the power steering became noisy. It wasn't loud, but noticeable. We opened the reservoir, found it to be full, but also a layer of foam on...
1999 Volkswagen Passat GLS 2.8L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: WVWMD63BXX
car brought from another shop and got code 17953-throttle valve control and P1544-cam sensor code. replace both cam sensors and throttle actuator and have the same code. perform throttle adaptation and still runs poorly. the catalytic converter is red hot. wha... Trouble codes: 17953 (throttle valve control), P1544

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2001 BMW M5 5.0L Mechanical VIN: WBSDE93461
Hello, Everyone who responded was great. I am currently tearing it down, so I do not have a root cause yet. But this post has been opened for a while and this has become a project on the side. I f I can up date later I will, but I do not want to leave post ...
2004 Volvo S60 2.5T 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: YV1RS59V34
fuel pump fixed this car. vida/vadis are Volvo's internet pc based scanner/diagnostic/download programs. I don't know if Autologic, Assenmacher or others have bidirectional tests that can run this late model "demand controlled fuel system" through functions... Trouble codes: ECM21.
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