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|2003 Land Rover Discovery HSE 4.6L a/c controls VIN: SALTP16463
I have a 03 dicovery it has dual climate control. the drivers side works fine hot to cold.the passenger side does not switch to cold,the air temp motor on passenger side is moving,but is it moving enough?Has anybody seen common problems,the next move is to pul...
|2001 Volkswagen Golf GLS 1.8L Mechanical VIN: NO VI
This car have engine 1.6l , the problem is that the oil pressure light is turning on. at 2500 rpm. i put oil pressure gauge instead of the oil pressure sender and checked the pressure when the engine is cold and idlling the pressure is 3.5 bar. when it goes t...
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|1999 Audi A6 2.8L exciter wire VIN: WUADA2YB9X
Thank you for the quick verification.The alternator was wired correctly.Terminal L is the correct one for this model year. Five minutes later I found the real issue.The New battery that was installed by the other shop was defective,they forgot to check basi...
|1989 Mercedes-Benz 560SEL 5.6L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: WDBCA39E7K
Thanks to everyone who offered great help. After some effort I decided the problem was beyond my experience and equipment to find. I took it to iATN member, German Auto Service in Saco, ME. They found using their Diagnostic scanner that the EHA (fuel distribut...
|1997 Mercedes-Benz C230 2.3L no shift, limp mode VIN: WDBHA23EXV
Thanks for the help, some of you nailed the problem on the head, it was the rear speed sensor in the differential that was the culprit. It had an 'alright' waveform, but after installing the new sensor the waveform was 'perfect', amazing what a difference a ne...
|2000 Mercedes-Benz SL500 5.0L pt and pw VIN: WDBFA68F3Y
Hey guys,we didnot fix this car for we do not have the nessecary software to work out all top codes and make sure all switching was in the proper place to diag this top problem.The only place available in our area is the dealor and they have had the car the tw...
|2005 Porsche Cayenne Turbo 4.5L Coolant pipes VIN: WP1AC29P15
So despite the fact that my local Porsche dealer didn't know it - there IS an updated kit from Porsche that allows you to replace the lower coolant pipe with the engine in the car. You cut the old plastic pipe, remove it, and then install a two-piece metal pi...